Tag: Syosset

Amazon Uses Union Labor For Construction of Syosset Warehouse

While Amazon has been planning to build a new warehouse in Syosset for more than a year now, it is only recently that the company has agreed to use unionized labor for the construction.

Syosset Students Lead Teens Teach Technology To Help Seniors

Young adults, teens, and children may take for granted their ability to see friends virtually with just the tap of a cell phone screen, but not Syosset High School student Asmita Mittal. She knows that many older folks experience difficulties using digital apps and the internet, and that’s why she created Teens Teach Technology (TTT).

Racism Accusations Shake Several Long Island School Districts

Five schools across Long Island are reportedly under investigation or facing criticism after reports of racist comments and behavior toward students, electoral candidates, and parents in recent weeks.

Nassau Pol Proposes Renaming County Building For Nation’s First Black Congresswoman

A Nassau County lawmaker has proposed renaming a county building in honor of the country’s first Black congresswoman, Shirley Chisholm. 

Cultural Arts Playhouse: For The Love of Theatre

The theater and acting academy has been training children, teens and young adults in musical theater, acting, and dance for the last quarter century.

Master Chef Best Chinese Fusion Restaurant: New Fine Dining in Syosset

Fusing 5,000 years of Chinese culinary arts with American culinary preferences is Master Chef Best Chinese Fusion Restaurant, which drew a crowd upon its debut in Syosset last month.

Ex-Met Ed Kranepool Fighting for His Life

Kranepool has been selling memorabilia to fans and collectors, giving others a chance to enjoy some of the precious items he collected. The sales will help pay for some of his major medical bills.

Baldwin Man Admits Killing Syosset Woman

A man has admitted to beating a 25-year-old Syosset woman to death at his Baldwin home two years ago.

2 Convicted of Throwing Bricks Into Meadowbrook Parkway Traffic

Two men were convicted Wednesday of throwing a brick and a cinder block off a bridge onto the Meadowbrook State Parkway in Uniondale, causing thousands of dollars in damage and injuring a woman.

Long Island Gets a ‘C’ in First-Ever Local Government Open Records...

It’s easier to acquire documents listing Nassau and Suffolk county authorities’ secret investigative files than obtain records detailing taxpayer-funded workers’ salaries in the villages of Island Park, Manorhaven or Port Jefferson. Those were among the many findings of an unprecedented audit of 196 Long Island municipalities and agencies’ responsiveness to the New York State Freedom of Information Law (FOIL), the four-decade-old process that the public, media and others use to obtain government documents.