2 More States Added to NY COVID-19 Travel Advisory List

Two more states have been added to the list of places from where travelers to New York State are required to self-quarantine for 14 days to curb the spread of coronavirus, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Tuesday.

Five Towns COVID-19 Hot Spot Infection Rates Decline

Progress has been made in tamping down a spike in coronavirus cases in the Five Towns area, Nassau County officials said Tuesday while opening a new drive-through COVID-19 rapid test site in the community.

What Sheltering in Place Taught Us About Home Design

As folks started seeing their dwellings in a different light, lessons were learned along the way about the power of resourcefulness and creativity through DIY projects on a budget, using space more efficiently, the importance of bringing the outdoors in, and more.

Secluded Northport Victorian With Harbor Views Asks $2.4M

This one-of-a-king private, historic Victorian that offers panoramic views of Northport Harbor is listed for sale in the Village of Northport.

COVID-19 Hospitalization Uptick Eyed on Long Island

Long Island officials are closely watching a slight increase in patients being treated for coronavirus at hospitals across the region in recent weeks.

Judge Denies Request to Exempt Catholic Churches from NY COVID-19 Limits

A federal judge on Friday rejected a request from the Roman Catholic Diocese of Brooklyn to void New York State's limits on religious gatherings in coronavirus hot spots, which the diocese argued had effectively closed its churches.

Crescent Duck Farm: Last of its Kind on Long Island

Long before the East End became known as wine country, Peking duck ruled Long Island, where more than 40 duck farms once dotted the region.

Healthcare Workers, High-risk People Will Get Priority for COVID-19 Vaccine in NY, Cuomo Says

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said on Sunday that healthcare workers and high-risk populations, including some long-term care residents, would get priority in his state to receive a COVID-19 vaccine when one is approved and available.

OpEd: Employers Must Properly Respond if Workers Catch COVID-19

When someone who works or has visited an office or store receives a COVID-19 diagnosis, managers have a legal duty and a moral responsibility to implement safety protocols to protect others at risk of exposure. 

Long Island Movie Theaters OK’d To Reopen From Coronavirus Shutdown

Movie theaters on Long Island will be allowed to reopen on Oct. 23 after the industry was held back from New York State's phased reopening from the coronavirus shutdown over the summer.

3 New Restaurants To Try on Long Island

New to Long Island's dining scene are Bethpage Burger Bar, Greek Tastes in Rocky Point, and The Tipsy Taco in Old Bethpage.

Searching for Long Island’s Oldest Wine Vintage

Upon congratulating the East End’s young wine class of 2019, it seemed unfair to overlook the eldest wines in the area, especially when this beloved elixir truly gets better with age.