Essay Contest Challenges Teens to End Bullying Against Individuals With Developmental Disabilities

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Long Island high school students are invited to enter an essay contest that aims to combat bullying against people with developmental disabilities.

What Is The Best Chocolate Shop on Long Island?

When it's time to get some sweet, delicious chocolate for a special occasion, there are no shortage of options on places to buy it, but only one stands out from the crowd.

Siriously Delicious: Chocolate Dream Layer Cake

If you dream about chocolate as I do, then this cake is well worth the extra effort that goes into the process.

NYPD Detective from Long Island Killed in Robbery

A 42-year-old New York City police detective from Calverton was fatally struck by friendly fire at the scene of a robbery in Queens on Tuesday night, officials said.

Historic Stony Brook Home Asks $799,000

This historic, nearly 200-year-old home that has been updated for modern living but includes its many of its original charming details is listed for sale in Stony Brook.

St. Joseph’s College President Dr. Donald Boomgaarden: Leading From The Lectern

St. Joseph’s College President Dr. Donald Boomgaarden is so committed to his students’ success that he now teaches some pupils himself, in a folk-music class he debuted last fall, and is leading again this semester.

Long Island’s Most Romantic Restaurants

The A List: A roundup of the region's best eateries for date night.

Cupid-approved Home Settings To Spark Romance

Pro tips for Ooh la la table settings and room décor for date night.

Last-minute Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

Need some fresh ideas on what to get your honey? We got you covered.

Hempstead School Superintendent Saga Continues

“If there is no struggle, there is no progress,” the superintendent says, quoting Frederick Douglass.

Beth Stern: The Cat’s Meow

She spoke about her passion for fostering cats and kittens at the home she shares with husband/radio personality, Howard Stern — who is just as smitten — and the unconditional love she has for her pets

Long Island Under Winter Weather Advisory

A winter storm may bring up to four inches of snow to parts of Long Island on Tuesday, making for slippery road conditions during the morning commute, forecasters said.