Bat Mitzvah Project Helps Animals in Ukraine

Morgan Sohmer’s bat mitzvah project stemmed from her love for animals and her impressive global awareness.

Nassau, Suffolk Have ‘High Covid-19 Community Levels,’ CDC Says

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Long Island is at a higher risk for Covid-19 than other parts of the state and country, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)'s data on Covid-19 community levels shows.

Hochul Agrees to TV Debates as Suozzi Slams Her on Crime

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Gov. Kathy Hochul agreed to participate Wednesday in two upcoming televised debates with her Democratic gubernatorial primary rivals hosted by WCBS and WNBC/Telemundo ahead of the June 28 election.

Former Roslyn Mafia Member to Share His Story on UK Tour

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Michael Franzese, who grew up in Roslyn, was a high ranking member of the Italian-American Colombo crime family before he walked away from his life in the mafia nearly 30 years ago.

Healthcare Heroes Presented by Catholic Health Honors Top Professionals in the Healthcare Industry

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On May 12, top healthcare professionals on Long Island and New York City were celebrated at the Healthcare Heroes presented by Catholic Health event.

Suffolk Cops Release Shannan Gilbert’s 911 Calls

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Suffolk County police plan to release Friday recordings of three 911 calls made on the night that Shannan Gilbert — a key figure in the Gilgo Beach murders — went missing near Oak Beach in 2010.

Baby Formula Shortage: What You Need to Know

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If you rely on formula to feed your baby you’re probably one of the many families scrambling to find stores whose shelves are not empty. This country is facing a baby formula shortage of epic proportions, and here’s what you need to know.

Covid-19 Claims 1 Million U.S. Lives

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The United States has now recorded more than 1 million Covid-19 deaths, according to a Reuters tally, crossing a once-unthinkable milestone about two years after the first cases upended everyday life and quickly transformed it.

Grand, Custom-designed East Hampton Estate Asks $9.5M

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A custom-designed estate on an ultra-private nearly five-acre property in East Hampton has recently been listed for $9.5 million. Lillian H. Stern of Brown Harris Stevens had the co-exclusive with Martha Gundersen and Paul Brennan at Douglas Elliman A long, winding driveway leads to the 10,000-square-foot house with stucco siding and a cedar room. With high-end and ornate details, “This is a...

12 Books for Kids to Read During Mental Health Awareness Month

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For Mental Health Awareness Month, give your children knowledge about mental health with these kids books.

U.S. House to Hold Hearing on Baby Formula Shortage

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U.S. lawmakers plan to hold a hearing this month on the ongoing shortages of infant formula, the House Energy and Commerce Committee said in a statement on Wednesday.

Expert Weighs in on How Social Media Use Impacts Children

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For many parents, it seems like children using social media is just another inevitable bridge that will be crossed in their lives, but that doesn’t mean that parents can’t decide when that may be.