Finding Blessings In A Pandemic

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Why Social Distancing Is Essential for Seniors

By now, everyone is aware of social distancing, which is in effect.

Three Telehealth Tips Connected to COVID-19

People in New York may be able to more effectively use telehealth resources to help stay safe.

New Concierge Call-Line Helps Families Stay In Touch

Parker Jewish Institute for Health Care and Rehabilitation has implemented a new Family Call Center Call-Line Service to help family members connect with loved ones who are residents or patients of the skilled nursing facility.   The new Family Call Center service...

Planned Parenthood Launches Telehealth Services Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Planned Parenthood of Greater New York (PPGNY) has launched virtual healthcare services to connect patients to providers without having to visit a health center.  

Column: Why The Sunnyside Yards Queens LIRR Station May Not Open Until 2030

The NYC Economic Development Corporation’s release of a master plan for their own proposed Sunnyside Yard project continues to leave a major unresolved issue. How would this project work, without significant transportation improvements?  Both Amtrak and NJ Transit use the existing Sunnyside...

Thought Gallery: Three Virtual Events To Keep You Busy

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Tips For An Eco-Friendly Lawn

It’s spring and lawn care is on the minds of many Long Islanders. Fertilizer is often thought of as a key ingredient to a healthy, vibrant lawn. But fertilizer use, especially improper application, can be harmful to the environment. The nitrogen in...

Get To Know The Judges And Host Of American Idol

The success of American Idol, which is one of the longest running reality singing competitions in the country, has been described as unparalleled in broadcasting history and spawned massive superstars including Kelly Clarkson, Carrie Underwood, Jennifer Hudson, Chris Daughtry and more....

New York Lizards Delay 2020 Season Due To COVID-19

The season was scheduled to begin with a home game on Saturday, May 30.

Application Period Open For The Warriors Military Spouse And Caregiver Scholarship

To receive an application to apply for the Fall 2020 semester, visit hopeforthewarriors.org and apply for services.

Why Social Distancing Is Essential for Seniors

By now, everyone is aware of social distancing, which is in effect.

A List Of Nassau County Food Pantries

Feed My Sheep Food Pantry at SDA Church 211 Jericho Tpke. Old Westbury  Phone Number: 910-431-3005 Hours: First Sunday of the month 2 to 4 p.m.;  Third Thursday of the...

A Lost But Not Forgotten Season For St. Mary’s

First it was postponed, then St. Mary’s Athletic Director Patrick Welsh got the call from the league—their girls basketball state semifinal game was canceled. There would...

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Nassau County Updates Map Of Confirmed Coronavirus Cases

The Nassau County Department of Health, starting March 19, began releasing a daily map showing where residents who tested positive for the coronavirus live....

Syosset’s Own Success Story: The Story Behind The Famous Coffee Cup

If you’ve seen Law & Order, you might have noticed detectives sipping a good ol’ cup of joe in a fancy looking cup while...

To Protect and Serve: Best Episodes Of The Law & Order Franchise

By Caroline Ryan and Anthony Murray The Law & Order franchise has delivered some unforgettable episodes over the past 20-something years that has graced our...

New York Blood Center Urgently Calls For Blood Donors

The New York Blood Center (NYBC) is in urgent need of blood donations after New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo announced the closure of...

ProHEALTH Launches Drive-Thru Testing For Coronavirus

ProHEALTH will offer drive-thru testing for COVID-19 for primary care patients at its urgent care clinics in Little Neck and Jericho.  How to Book an...

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Three Telehealth Tips Connected to COVID-19

People in New York may be able to more effectively use telehealth resources to help stay safe.

Planned Parenthood Launches Telehealth Services Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Planned Parenthood of Greater New York (PPGNY) has launched virtual healthcare services to connect patients to providers without having to visit a health center.  

Why Social Distancing Is Essential for Seniors

By now, everyone is aware of social distancing, which is in effect.

Tips For An Eco-Friendly Lawn

It’s spring and lawn care is on the minds of many Long Islanders. Fertilizer is often thought of as a key ingredient to a...

Attorney Advice On Workers’ Comp For LI Employees With Coronavirus

The number of confirmed cases of coronavirus is expected to rise over the next coming weeks. Long Islanders who may end up in quarantine...
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