‘Take Five’ Campaign Launched For Mental Health During COVID-19 Outbreak

The Take Five of the title refers to taking five minutes out of your day to call on a loved one.

NICE Bus To Begin Temporary Service Reduction

Fare collection remains suspended until further notice.

A List Of Nassau County Food Pantries

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Long Island In The Majors: A Look At Local MLB Players

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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...

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...

Thought Gallery: Three Virtual Events To Keep You Busy

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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...

American Idol’s Bobby Bones Talks About Exciting New Projects

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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.

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 schools, restaurants...

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

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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...

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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

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

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ProHEALTH Launches Drive-Thru Testing For Coronavirus

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New York Blood Center Urgently Calls For Blood Donors

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

Spring Gardening Tips From Old Westbury Gardens 

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