These Senior Pets for Adoption Will Be Grateful for a New Home

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In observance of “National Adopt-a-Senior Pet Month,” we’d like to remind potential adopters of the benefits of adopting older pets; they are likely already trained, calmer, require less supervision than their younger counterparts and always seem to show a tremendous amount of gratitude towards their later-in-life adopters.

Manhasset-based 3GALCreations Creates For a Cause

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The friends launched their organization in mid-August and called it 3GALcreations — “GAL” standing for Grace, Ava and Lauren.

U.S. Officials Worry About Holiday Spike As Coronavirus Surges

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U.S. health authorities braced for further increases in COVID-19 infections on Friday, capping a week in which the spread of the virus accelerated.

MTA To Host Virtual Hearings on Proposed Fare Hikes

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With possible fare hikes on the table for the cash-strapped MTA’s 2021 budget, the agency plans to hold a series of virtual hearings on the matter in order to address the financial crisis they are in due to COVID-19.

Nassau to Hold Veterans Winter Stand Down

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Nassau County’s Veterans Service Agency (VSA) will host its 32nd annual Veterans Winter Stand Down on Nov. 24 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Freeport Armory.

5 Tips for Transitioning to a New Career

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These steps can help professionals as they decide if the time is right to change careers.

MTA To Borrow a Second Time from Fed Program

New York's Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) on Wednesday authorized borrowing up to $2.9 billion from a U.S. Federal Reserve loan program to aid its coronavirus-battered budget.

Octagon-Shaped Home on Fire Island Asks $1.7M

Octagon, a contemporary waterfront home, is listed for sale in Kismet, a hamlet on Fire Island.

Gordon Concedes To Garbarino in Race To Replace King

Democrat and former Babylon Town Councilwoman Jackie Gordon, who was vying to replace retiring U.S. Rep. Peter King (R-Seaford), conceded the race Wednesday to New York State Assemblyman Andrew Garbarino (R-Sayville).

Sen. Gaughran Defeats Smyth For Second Term

New York State Sen. James Gaughran (D-Northport), who trailed Republican challenger Edmund Smyth in early election night returns, won re-election to a second term Wednesday after absentee ballots were counted.

How Do We Win Against COVID-19? With Michael Dowling, CEO of Northwell Health

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With COVID cases spiking and shutdowns coming back to New York, hear directly from Michael Dowling, CEO of Northwell.

Suffolk Warns of Riverhead Friendly’s COVID-19 Cluster, Thanksgiving Eve Parties

A cluster of coronavirus cases at the Friendly's restaurant in Riverhead recently emerged as Suffolk County officials are concerned that the night before Thanksgiving, the biggest party night of the year for young people, will cause the next outbreaks.