These Cats in Long Island Shelters Are Ready to Be Adopted

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We’re seeing lots of cattitude with this week’s lineup of adorable adoptables! If you’re seeking a new BFF (best feline friend), contact any one of these wonderful shelters and rescues today!

Hofstra University Breaks Ground on $75M Science and Innovation Center

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Hofstra University officials, joined by community leaders, broke ground on the college’s new, $75 million Science and Innovation Center at its East Campus in Hempstead on Thursday.

Biden Administration Proposes Offshore Wind Energy Sale Near Long Island

The Biden administration on Friday said it was seeking buyers for offshore wind energy leases in the shallow waters between Long Island and New Jersey as part of its effort to ramp up the share of offshore wind generation over the next decade.

Islanders Ready to Tackle ‘Unfinished Business’ in Semifinals vs. Lightning

For a second-straight year, the New York Islanders are playing in the Stanley Cup semifinals and for a second-straight year, they’ll be playing the Tampa Bay Lightning.

NY State Legislature Passes Gender Recognition Act

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Both chambers of the State Legislature passed a bill allowing New Yorkers to update their state IDs and birth certificates with a gender-neutral “x” designation while also waiving a rule requiring name changes to be published in newspapers.

Power Women Podcast: Rosanna Scotto, Co-host of Good Day New York

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Rosanna Scotto, co-host of Good Day New York, speaks of the people who impacted her early life, her role on Good Day New York, and her advice on how to be successful.

Expert Organizers Give Tips for Decluttering Your Home

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You look around your house and feel overwhelmed by the piles of papers and countless tchotchkes and simply don’t know what to do. It might be a good time to call a professional organizer.

Moderna Files for U.S. Authorization to Use Its Covid Vaccine in Teens

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Moderna Inc said on Thursday it has filed for U.S. authorization to use its COVID-19 vaccine in adolescents aged 12 to 18, the latest company to seek approval to help expand the inoculation drive in the country.

5 Greatest Healthy Summer Snacks for Kids

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Summer Snacks for Kids! When fresh fruits and veggies and whole foods aren’t on hand or just aren’t handy for your kid’s tastes, try these new and healthier snack options that are sure to be your new go-tos. We love these nutritious and delicious summer snacks for kids of all ages for a super snack for lunch, after school, at home, on-the-go, and...

Long Island’s Last Shell Fishing Shuckers Shack Asks $1.1M

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A quaint cottage in a historical section of Greenport, once a “shell fishing shuckers shack,” offers water views from every window, a private sandy beach on one side and a private dock on the other.

Isles Win Eastern Division Crown, Advance to Semifinals

For the second consecutive season, the New York Islanders will be playing in the Stanley Cup semifinals after defeating the Boston Bruins 6-2 in Game 6 to win the Eastern Division and set up a rematch with the Tampa Bay Lightning.

Singas Confirmed to NYS Court of Appeals, Acting Nassau DA Sworn In

The New York State Senate confirmed Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s pick for a vacant seat on the state’s Court of Appeals, former Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas, on Tuesday. The next day, Singas swore in an acting district attorney, Joyce A. Smith, at the Nassau County Supreme Court building in Mineola.