The Weekender: 7 Things to Do on Long Island This Weekend

Things to do on Long Island this weekend include concerts, comedy shows, a fundraiser fashion show, a film screening, and a celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month.

Where is Gabby Petito? Blue Point Woman’s Disappearance a Nationwide Mystery

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Gabby Petito, a 22-year-old traveler from Blue Point who was reported missing to Suffolk Police on Sept. 11, had embarked on a cross-country road trip with her boyfriend, Brian Laundrie, who is refusing to speak with investigators.

Hochul Defends NYS Vaccine Mandate For Health Care Workers After Federal Judge Blocks Order

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During her Wednesday briefing in Albany, Gov. Kathy Hochul urged everyone eligible to get vaccinated as we head into the fall and winter seasons and defended her vaccine mandate for all health care workers in hospitals and nursing homes. 

How to Incorporate Art Into Your Interior Design

As an interior designer and an artist, people often ask me three questions about art and how to incorporate it into their homes. What kind of art should I purchase? Where should it go? How should it be hung? Here are some suggestions. 

Former Southampton Home of Artist Larry Rivers Asks $8.4M

One of the first homes built on Little Plains Road in Southampton Village, which later became the home of renowned artist Larry Rivers, just came on the market last week.

Suffolk Cop Arrested For Falsely Claiming He Responded to Calls

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A Suffolk County police officer was arrested Wednesday for allegedly filing false paperwork claiming he responded to six calls to which he failed to show up to over a five-month span last year, prosecutors said.

10 Alleged Mobsters Busted on Long Island

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Ten reputed members of the Colombo crime family from Long Island, including its leadership, were arrested Tuesday on various crimes related to labor racketeering, attempted extortion and extortionate collection of credit and money laundering conspiracy, federal prosecutors said. In Brooklyn federal court, a 19-count indictment was unsealed charging 14 defendants, including multiple charges against the suspects are related to multiple schemes...

Post-Ida Disaster Recovery Centers Open in New Hyde Park, Mount Sinai

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Those seeking federal assistance to help with damages caused by the remnants of Hurricane Ida can now contact or visit two disaster recovery centers (DRCs) on Long Island, Gov. Kathy Hochul and Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced on Wednesday.

Expert Life Coach Offers Advice for Reconnecting With Your Partner

We connected with an expert life coach and author (If It’s Not Right, Go Left) Kristen Glosserman on getting back to a healthy relationship with the one you love.

How to Make Writing Fun For Your Kids

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Teach your child writing and make it fun for them with these creative ideas.

Who Has The Best Beer Selection on Long Island?

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Long Islanders love to have choices, and that certainly applies to beer. But which local establishment has the best beer selection on Long Island?

U.S. Judge Blocks NY Vaccine Mandate for Healthcare Workers

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A U.S. judge in New York on Tuesday temporarily blocked the state from enforcing a requirement that healthcare workers receive Covid-19 vaccines against the wishes of employees with religious objections.