LI Labor, Business Leaders Discuss Off Shore Wind Opportunities

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Long Island’s wind farms will create at least 6,800 jobs with annual salaries averaging $100,000, according to NYSERDA, the state agency overseeing the five projects.

Talkhouse Encore Canned Cocktail Inspired by Legendary Hamptons Venue

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Inspired by the venue’s legacy and the fact that The Talkhouse is “in her DNA,” Ruby Honerkamp has leveraged The Talkhouse name and created a ready-to-drink cocktail that she launched this summer called Talkhouse Encore.

120 Pop-up Vaccination Sites to Target Kids Across New York State

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Gov. Kathy Hochul will deploy over 120 vaccination vans across to help boost vaccination rates among young New Yorkers. 

Rowdy Hall in East Hampton Celebrates Oktoberfest with German Specials

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East Hampton’s Rowdy Hall is celebrating Oktoberfest with an array of special German dishes through Sunday, Oct. 3.

Tips For Transitioning at College This School Year

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Some students may be a little anxious as they prepare to return to campus this fall. Here are some ways to make that transition go smoothly.

Autopsy Scheduled For Body Thought to Be Gabby Petito; Fiance Still Missing

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Medical examiners were scheduled to conduct an autopsy on Tuesday on a body found in Wyoming, seeking to determine if it is Gabby Petito, the 22-year-old "van life" traveler whose disappearance has gripped Americans.

Quaint, Country-style Victorian Home in Oyster Bay Asks $725K

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The Pearl of Oyster Bay, a quaint, country-style Victorian home, is listed for sale in Oyster Bay.

Hochul Launches Push For More School Bus Drivers Amid National Shortage

Gov. Kathy Hochul is stepping up the state’s efforts to hire school bus drivers to tackle a national shortage of operators related to the Covid-19 pandemic as kids return to in-person classes.

Paramold Manufacturing Creates Candle Collections on Long Island

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Long Island’s own candlemakers, Paramold Manufacturing, LLC, is a fifth-generation family business with more than a century and a half of history behind it.

Pfizer/BioNTech Say Data Show Covid-19 Vaccine Safe, Protective in Kids

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Pfizer Inc and BioNTech SE said on Monday their Covid-19 vaccine induced a robust immune response in 5- to 11-year-olds, and they plan to ask for authorization to use the vaccine in children in that age range in the United States, Europe, and elsewhere as soon as possible.

RISE Life Services Hosts 2nd Annual Foodstock at Bayside Clam & Grill Bar in East Islip

As the need for food donations continues to rise dramatically, Riverhead-based RISE Life Services hosted Foodstock on Sep. 18, an event featuring live music, food, and art with the goal of raising money and collecting food for RISE Food Pantries.

FBI Searches Brian Laundrie’s Family Home After Woman’s Body Found

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The FBI on Monday searched the Florida home of Brian Laundrie's parents after finding a body in Wyoming over the weekend that was "consistent" with that of his missing fiance, Gabby Petito.