NY Adds 5 States To Coronavirus Travel Advisory List

Five states have been added to the list from where travelers to New York State need to quarantine for 14 days to curb the spread of coronavirus, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Tuesday.

Judge Orders Post Office To Expedite November Election Mail

A federal judge on Monday ordered the U.S. Postal Service to expedite all November election mail and to approve additional overtime for postal workers.

NYPD Cop From Long Island Acted as Agent For China, Feds Say

A New York City police officer and U.S. Army Reservist from Williston Park was arrested Monday on charges that he acted as an agent for the People’s Republic of China for the past two years, federal authorities said.

Suzie Brunner: A Courageous Carrier

Rear View: As one of only two women in the country who carried the U.S. mail, Susanna (“Suzie”) A. Brunner was the first woman on Long Island’s North Shore to be entrusted with the Port Washington-Great Neck route in the 1880s.

How RBG’s Death Could Shift The Supreme Court – And American Life – Rightward

The death of liberal U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has huge implications for the future of law and life in the United States, giving Republican President Donald Trump the chance to cement a 6-3 conservative majority on the court.

Mobile Rally Rolls Against Funding Cuts For Developmental Disability Support Groups

Advocates for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities drove Thursday from Long Island to the Mario Cuomo Bridge in a caravan to rally against funding cuts for mental health service providers.

Westbury Arts Presents the 9th Annual Short Film Concert by Asbury Shorts

A local summer tradition gets a socially distant “drive-in” update.

OpEd: Don’t Start Slacking on COVID-19 Prevention

With experts warning of the likelihood of a second wave this fall, now is not the time to throw away the masks and hand sanitizer.

Man Beat Clerk Who Asked Suspect To Maintain Social Distancing, Cops Say

A man was arrested for allegedly beating a Freeport gas station attendant who asked the suspect to maintain social distancing due to the coronavirus pandemic, Nassau County police said.

Las Vinas Chef Mark Astorga Perseveres With Peruvian Cuisine

Mark Astorga, the owner and head chef of Las Vinas in Mineola, shares how his restaurant is surviving the pandemic one Peruvian meal at a time.

Wayside Market Butchers Feed Home Cooks’ Passion

Walking through the doors of Wayside Market in Southold is like stepping back in time to when butchers helped to make novice home cooks shine — an era this meat retailer is helping revive.

New Takes on ‘The Great Gatsby’ Coming as Classic Novel Enters Public Domain in 2021

The Great Gatsby
Might Jay Gatsby and Daisy Buchanan be reimagined in the Wild West? Maybe as superheroes? On Mars? Anything’s possible, once The Great Gatsby's copyright expires in January.