Cannabis Compound CBD Stops Coronavirus in Test Tube, But Can it Treat Covid?

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Early research suggesting that a popular non-psychoactive compound derived from marijuana might help prevent or treat Covid-19 warrants further investigation in rigorous clinical trials, researchers say.

Nassau Court Ruling Invalidates NY Mask Mandate

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A Nassau County judge ruled Monday that a New York State mandate requiring people wear masks to curb the spread of coronavirus in schools, on mass transit, and in public places is unconstitutional.

NY Dems Will Control Redistricting After Bipartisan Panel Fails

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New York State's bipartisan redistricting commission has failed to reach consensus on a new congressional map, ensuring that the state's Democratic lawmakers will redraw district lines in a process that could affect control of the U.S. House of Representatives in November's midterm elections.

Patchogue Plunge to Benefit Gabby Petito Foundation on Super Bowl Sunday

The second Patchogue Plunge will raise funds for the Gabby Petito Foundation on Feb. 13, Super Bowl Sunday.

Fear Free Pet Care Helps Animals With Anxiety During Their Appointments

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If your pet tends to get anxious or stressed when it’s time to visit the vet, training class or similar setting, you’re not alone. Experts have identified a need to address this, thus creating the specialization of Fear Free pet care. 

Lynne Fuentes, Head of Fuentes & Angel CPAs LLC, is Accounting for Change

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In addition to leading Fuentes & Angel CPAs LLC in Jericho, Lynne Fuentes has a new title: president-elect of the 24,000-member New York State Society of CPAs.

Pfizer CEO Sees Annual Covid Vaccine Rather Than Frequent Boosters

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Pfizer Inc Chief Executive Albert Bourla said on Saturday that an annual Covid-19 vaccine would be preferable to more frequent booster shots in fighting the coronavirus pandemic.

NYPD Bowling Fundraiser Held in Levittown for Officers Shot in Harlem

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On Sunday afternoon, the NYPD Bowling Team and NYPD Sports Unit held a bowling fundraiser in Levittown for the families of two officers shot in Harlem.

OpEd: Don’t Give Up on Build Back Better: An OpEd for NY Communities

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Climate change will remake our world unless we remake it first. Fortunately, we know what to do.

Something to Wine About: 2019 Channing Daughters Rosso Fresco 

It’s cold outside. And for many Long Islanders, one of the best things about the times of cold weather is Long Island’s lovely red wines, like the 2019 Channing Daughters Rosso Fresco. 

Fogo De Chão Serves Up Tasty Brazilian Cocktail, the Passion Fruit Caipirinha

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Fogo De Chão gives a nod to the country its founders, Arri and Jair Coser, grew up in with its passion fruit caipirinha, a Brazilian cocktail.

Cats and Dogs Available for Adoption at Long Island Animal Shelters

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Check out these lovely cats and dogs waiting to be adopted from Long Island animal shelters.