Police Reform Advocates Call for Nassau’s Top Cop to Resign

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Police reform advocates are calling for Nassau County Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder to resign, citing recent racial comments that have sparked controversy, but the top cop says he’s staying put.

OpEd: Renewable Natural Gas Is Good Environmental and Economic Policy For NY

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The time for talk is over. It’s time to take real action on climate change.

Long Island Food Businesses Cook Up A Storm at Incubator in Calverton

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Don’t ask what’s cooking in Calverton, unless you’ve got some time to listen to the answer.

Small Cats and Dogs Available for Adoption on Long Island

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Furry friends come in all shapes and sizes, but if you prefer them on the smaller side, then this week’s pet adoption on Long Island lineup is for you!

Free Outdoor Concerts on Long Island Summer 2021

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Summer is finally here, and outdoor concerts are starting to pop up all across Long Island!

In Huntington, Vote Early and Get Vaccinated All in One Place

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Huntington Public Library - Station Branch is one of nine Covid-19 vaccination sites across New York that will “pop up” at an early voting location this weekend, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced on Friday.

Joysetta Pearse, Nassau African American Museum Namesake, Dies At Age 82

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Joysetta Pearse, manager of the African American Museum of Nassau County, and icon of the history of the Black community on Long Island, died of cancer on June 15.

Naomi Osaka, a Valley Stream Native, Pulls Out of Wimbledon But Aims For Olympics

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Women's tennis world No. 2 Naomi Osaka has withdrawn from the Wimbledon championship for personal reasons but will be ready for the Tokyo Olympics, her agent said on Thursday.

Village Judge in Suffolk Resigns Amid Investigation of Claims She Allegedly Shoved a Prosecutor

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A village judge in Suffolk County has resigned and been disbarred from the judicial bench for life after learning of an investigation by the New York State Commission on Judicial Conduct into her alleged misconduct, the agency said on Thursday.

LIRR Conductor Couple in Speonk Clocked in For Each Other Without Working, Report Says

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A married couple of Long Island Rail Road conductors cut shifts and covered for each other by punching time cards for their spouse who didn’t show up to work last fall, according to a newly-released report from the Office of the MTA Inspector General Carolyn Pokorny.

Southampton Home of Late Sporting Painter Henry Koehler Asks $2.2M

The late Henry W. Koehler, one of the top sporting artists in the world, painted many of his equestrian paintings, for which he was known, in his studio in his quaint Southampton Village home.

Fitness Tips for Dropping the Dad Bod

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Men with belly fat — what some affectionately call the “dad bod” — may see their growing stomachs as a chiefly cosmetic concern that affects their appearance but not their overall health. But researchers are learning a lot about belly fat, including just how dangerous it can be.