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Northwell Health Cancer Institute Performed Record 100 Stem Cell Transplants In 2019

Amidst the joyful congratulations marked by balloons and glittery tiaras, medical staff and administrators gathered on 7 Monti at North Shore University Hospital (NSUH) to celebrate a milestone achievement—the 100th stem cell transplant completed in...

Never Again Education Act Gets Go-Ahead From House

The U.S. House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed bill H.R. 943, known as Never Again Education Act, to support Holocaust education across the country. The bill, introduced by Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney (D—New York), came just a...

Ben Vereen Is Mr. Entertainment

Renowned performer honored with lifetime achievement award Ben Vereen comes from a generation of entertainers that are not only multi-talented, but are constantly hustling for work across various mediums. The great ones create a legacy that...

Progressive Vision Meets Budget Gap

New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo unveiled his 10th executive budget on Jan. 21. It calls for spending $178.592 billion in fiscal year (FY) 2021, a $2.1 billion increase (1.2 percent) from FY 2020. Per law,...

Luis Rojas Brings Fresh Mentality To New York Mets

  Once again, the New York Mets have named a new manager. This time, it’s a familiar face within the organization, a man who looks to continue his family’s legacy. Luis Rojas, son of former MLB manager...

Teachers Achieve Gold Standard Certification

New York State United Teachers (NYSUT) congratulates 97 teachers from across the state who have earned national certification from the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards, the “gold standard” in the education profession. In total, New...