Nearly $3M in Grants Secured for Long Island Sound Preservation

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Rep. Tom Suozzi (D-Glen Cove) and environmental leaders celebrated nearly $3 million in matching federal grants to fund Long Island Sound preservation projects in the third congressional district during a Zoom news conference on Tuesday.

Ruth’s Chris Steak House Debuts in Lake Grove

Acclaimed steak house brings its mouthwatering meats, flavorful sides, and handcrafted cocktails to Lake Grove, with Melville not far behind.  

Long Island Pet Rescue Stories From 2021

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Long Island’s animal rescues, shelters, and volunteers often work around the clock to keep animals safe. As 2021 comes to an end, we’re recapping some of the best rescue stories as told by the heroes who dedicate themselves to saving our furry friends.

Hochul Announces $539M Homeowner Support Fund

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Gov. Kathy Hochul on Monday announced a new $539 million state fund to help homeowners who are behind on mortgage payments and property taxes.

Spacious Colonial Home in Baldwin Harbor Asks $875K

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A spacious, early 20th-century colonial home is listed for sale in Baldwin Harbor.

The 25th Annual Charles Dickens Festival Returns to Port Jefferson

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​The 25th Annual Village of Port Jefferson Charles Dickens Festival held on Dec. 4 and 5 is in the history books.

2 More Omicron Variant Cases Found on Long Island

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A second and third case of the coronavirus Omicron variant were confirmed Monday on Long Island, New York State officials said.

Breeze Airways To Offer Flights from LIMA To Va., S.C.

Breeze Airways will begin nonstop flights between Long Island MacArthur Airport in Ronkonkoma and Charleston, S.C., and Norfolk, Va. starting in February, the airline announced Monday.

Long Island Man Arrested for Threatening LGBTQ Organizations

A 74-year-old Long Island man was arrested by the feds on Dec. 6 after he spent years targeting LGBTQ individuals, organizations, and events in New York City and Long Island with threats to bomb, shoot up, and otherwise terrorize the queer community in the area, according to federal prosecutors.

LI Nonprofit Founder on L’Oréal Paris’s ‘Women of Worth’ TV Special Dec. 16

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Amanda Munz, founder of the Long Island-based nonprofit, The Fashion Foundation, has been chosen as a L'Oréal Paris Woman of Worth.

Red Wave Brings Political Sea Change on Long Island

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Republicans reclaimed elected positions across Nassau and Suffolk counties on Election Day, but while some Democrats saw the heavy losses as reason for soul searching, others set their sights on higher office.

Family Residences and Essential Enterprises Assists People With Mental Health Challenges

Christopher Long, president of Family Residences and Essential Enterprises, Inc. and the organization's 1,800 team members make a difference every day in the lives of the individuals they serve who have intellectual/developmental disabilities, mental illness, and traumatic brain injury.