Moderna CEO Says Data for Omicron-specific Shot Likely Available in March

Moderna Inc's vaccine candidate against the Omicron coronavirus variant will enter clinical development in the next few weeks and the company expects to be able to share data with regulators around March, CEO Stephane Bancel said on Monday.

NY’s Covid-19 Cases Starting to Head Downward, Hochul Says

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Gov. Kathy Hochul was welcomed by University of Albany President Hávidan Rodgríguez on Friday as she held a press conference at the campus to go over the statewide Covid-19 case data, which is beginning to see a decline for the first time since the winter surge began in late 2021.

Tomorrow’s Hope Foundation Supports Catholic School Students on Long Island

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For Long Island parents who want to enroll their kids in Catholic school but cannot afford the cost, Tomorrow’s Hope Foundation is there to help.

Nor’easter Winds Cause Long Island Power Outages

A nor'easter brought high winds that downed trees and utility lines, leaving more than 10,000 homes and businesses without power across Long Island early Monday morning.

OpEd: The Skies Are Opening Up Again

Is the pandemic over? Are all the passengers suddenly vaxxed? What’s going on?

Something to Wine About: 2020 Broken Land Brooklyn Oenology

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Looking to try something both ancient and unique? Look no further than 2020 Broken Land Brooklyn Oenology, an orange wine.

3 New Restaurants on Long Island

New restaurants on Long Island include Mahal Classic Indian in Roslyn Heights, Limani Grille in Commack, and Iberico Tapas y Vino in St. James.

NY Lifts Limit on Who Behavior Analysts Can Treat

New York State has repealed an arcane law that had inadvertently restricted Board Certified Behavior Analysts from providing treatment for anyone other than people diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Help a Furry Friend in Need to Honor Betty White’s Birthday

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Just look at all of these amazing cats and dogs that are ready to start their next chapter with you.

7-year-old Found Unresponsive in Pool at Marriott Melville Hotel

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Katlyn Pineda, a 7-year-old Bronxite, was found unresponsive in a pool by her mother at the Marriott Melville Long Island hotel at approximately 4:50 p.m. Thursday, according to police.

Alec Baldwin Turns Over Cellphone in Probe of Movie Set Shooting

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A lawyer for Alec Baldwin on Thursday said the actor would hand over his cellphone as part of a probe into the fatal shooting of a cinematographer on the movie set of Western "Rust," but police in New Mexico said they had yet to receive the device.

New Hires, Promotions on Long Island

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Meet the professionals recently hired, promoted, or appointed to new positions on Long Island, featured in Long Island Press January 2022.