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New Hires, Promotions on Long Island

New hires and promotions featured in Long Island Press, January 2020.

10 Trump Scandals With Long Island Ties

President Donald Trump, the first president in the history of the United States to be impeached twice, packed a lot of controversies into his one term in office — and quite a few messes involved Long Islanders. Here's 10.

Simons Taps Brown As Chair of Setauket-based Renaissance Board After Mixed...

Billionaire investor James Simons, of Long Island, is stepping down as chairman at the Setauket-based Renaissance Technologies but will remain on the board of the $60 billion hedge fund he founded nearly 40 years ago.

Long Island Leaders Push For Better Covid-19 Vaccine Access

More than a dozen East End lawmakers sent a joint letter Thursday to Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone and Gov. Andrew Cuomo demanding that the coronavirus vaccine be made more accessible to Twin Forks residents.

The Weekender: 7 Things To Do This Weekend on Long Island

From a Popa Chubby blues show to a scenic waterfront nature hike, here's what to do on LI this weekend!

14 MS-13 Leaders Charged on Long Island With Terrorism

The United States has charged 14 leaders of the international criminal gang MS-13 on terrorism charges, the U.S. Department of Justice said on Thursday, part of an intensified crackdown on the group.

2 More Wind Farms Coming Off Long Island Coast, Cuomo Says

Gov. Andrew Cuomo proposed Wednesday two more offshore wind farms off the coast of Long Island as part of a broad increase in renewable energy planned across New York State.

Long Island’s Bob Read, of Inside Edition, Dies of Covid-19

Bob Read, a Long Island native and managing editor and senior investigative producer for Inside Edition, died Saturday of Covid-19. He was 60.

Covid-19 UK Strain Cases Increase to 4 on Long Island

The number of cases of the more contagious UK strain of Covid-19 found on Long Island has increased to four, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Wednesday.

Long Islanders Bemoan Covid-19 Vaccine Registration System

As New York’s Covid-19 vaccine rollout expands to include more of the population, some Long Islanders are upset with the registration process.