For Unvaccinated Students on Long Island, Uncertainty This Back-To-School Season

For more than 26,000 students, New York State’s recent repeal of the religious exemption for immunizations means they may never be allowed to set foot in their school or daycare again.

Breaking Ground on Nassau’s New State-of-the-Art Police Academy

Nassau Police Academy
OpEd: The center will serve as a vital resource to our entire law enforcement community.

Montauk’s Swallow East Turns Cocktail Into Tea Party

If you’re looking for a cocktail experience in Montauk this summer, then you’ll want to bring a group of friends with you for a special tea time at Swallow East Restaurant.  

7 Things Teachers Wish Students Knew Before Going Back to School

Whether you’re snapping your little one’s pencil case shut or hoisting junior’s college gear into the trunk, that time of year has come again. 

NY Islanders Arena Gets Key State Approval

The New York Islanders got a key government panel's approval Thursday to build a new hockey arena in Elmont as the NHL team prepares to skate from the Brooklyn Barclays Center.

Long Island Advocates Optimistic That Federal Agency Considering Rewilding Wild Horses

Long Island-based animal advocates working to save troubled wild horses out West are optimistic now that a recently passed federal spending measure includes a provision for rewilding, or returning wild horses to nature.

Former Nassau Exec Thomas Gulotta Dies

Thomas Gulotta, a former Republican lawmaker who served as Nassau County executive from 1987 through 2001, presiding over the creation of the Nassau County Legislature, died on August 4. He was 75.

Madison Argandona Crowned Miss Long Island 2020, Chloe Jones Crowned Miss Long Island Teen 2020

Madison Argandona of Stony Brook was crowned Miss Long Island 2020 and Chloe Jones of North Babylon was crowned Miss Long Island Teen 2020 during a pageant Sunday at the Madison Theatre at Molloy College in Rockville Centre.

13 Cats, Dogs That Will Make Your Life Complete

Long Island is jam-packed with ways to adopt your new best friend.

Summers at North Shore Towers and Country Club Are Just Like Being at Camp

North Shore Towers and Country Club offers its residents and members fun activities all year round, but summer there is just like being at camp.

NY Police Called For Backup In Gang-Plagued Hempstead

New York State and local law enforcement agencies are joining forces in a new effort to combat a spate of recent gang violence in the Village of Hempstead, where multiple village police commanders were recently arrested.

What Is The Best Farm Stand on Long Island?

Fresh, nutritious, locally grown produce is available in the summer and fall, but before heading out to the East End of Long Island to purchase fruits and vegetables, which farm stand is worth the drive?