Childhood Dream Come True for Farmingdale Grad Flying in Air Show

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A Farmingdale State College air pilot graduate has been dreaming of flying in the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach since she was a kid. This Memorial Day weekend, her dream will come true.

Amazon Fresh Oceanside, the First in NY, Begins Hiring Process

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As Amazon Fresh’s Oceanside location, the first in New York, prepares to open, it is now hiring part-time and full-time employees.

As U.S. Covid-19 Cases Rise, So Does Demand for Antivirals

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Rising Covid-19 cases are driving up the use of therapeutics, with Pfizer Inc's oral antiviral treatment Paxlovid seeing a 315% jump over the past four weeks, U.S. health officials said on Tuesday.

GOP Could Dent Dems’ Senate Supermajority With Redrawn Maps

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Shortly after releasing new Congressional district lines Monday, Steuben County appointed special master Jonathan Cervas also unveiled new state Senate maps that could give them a slight chance at chipping away at Democrats’ supermajority in the upper chamber.

Children’s Heart Foundation Hosts 2022 Long Island Congenital Heart Walk

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The Children’s Heart Foundation hosted the large, annual Congenital Heart Walk on May 14, driving in families from all over New York to help raise funds for congenital heart defect research.

Who Makes The Best Mojito on Long Island?

Mojitos are the perfect combination of rum, sugar, sparkling water and lime juice with a blast of minty freshness, but who makes the best mojito on Long Island?

‘A Rush of Adrenaline’: Aerobatic Pilots Prepare for Jones Beach Air Show

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Anticipation for the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach is building, especially among pilots performing aerobatics at the Memorial Day weekend event.

U.S. FDA Authorizes Pfizer’s Covid Booster Shot for Young Children 5-11

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday authorized the use of a booster shot of Pfizer and BioNTech's Covid-19 vaccine for children aged 5 to 11, making everyone in the country over the age of 5 eligible for a third shot.

How Pandemic Pups Became Rehomed When Covid Rates Dropped, Dog Ownership Duty Dawned

An influx of pet adoptions when Covid-19 began was soon met with a subsequent influx of pet surrenders following the height of the pandemic.

Storybook Tudor Home in Sands Point Asks $1.9M

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A traditional, storybook-like Tudor home is listed for sale in Sands Point.

New Draft of Congressional Map Evens Odds for the GOP

A draft of new Congressional district lines drawn by Steuben County court appointed special master Jonathan Cervas were released Monday and it looks to give House Republicans much more of a fighting chance than they had under lines drawn by state legislature Democrats.

Shelby Modell, of Modell’s Sporting Goods and Founder of LI Chapter of Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation, Dies at 98

Shelby was the national co-founder of the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America and was the founder of the CCFA, Long Island Chapter.