‘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

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...

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...

American Idol’s Bobby Bones Talks About Exciting New Projects

When Nashville was ravaged by tornadoes last month, nationally-syndicated radio talk show host and American Idol mentor Bobby Bones stepped up to the plate to help those who were deeply affected by them ultimately embodying the true human condition. “Everybody here comes...

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...

Thought Gallery: Three Virtual Events To Keep You Busy

Consider these recommendations for upcoming talks, readings and more in and around New York City: Alan Yang in Conversation with Entertainment Weekly’s Clarissa CruzFriday, April 10, 10 a.m.92nd Street YLivestream Only212-415-5500www.92y.orgAlan Yang’s Emmy-winning work includes NBC’s Parks and Recreation, Netflix’s Master of...

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.

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

  West Islip hurler Nick Tropeano became the most recent Long Island baseball player to make headlines when he inked a deal with the New York Yankees earlier this month. First brought to prominence in the baseball world as a starter on the...

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...

Teaching Conflict Management To Children

Conflict is part of life. As many of us are trapped inside, tiffs are bound to happen. Teaching children how to effectively manage conflict will prepare...

Baldor’s COVID-19 Business Pivot

Pandemic spurs specialty foods wholesaler to open up first-time home delivery service With the COVID-19 pandemic upending everything up to and including the economy, businesses are being...

Nassau Museum Offers Digital Art Exhibitions

For a sample of the online museum, updated daily, visit nassaumuseum.org.

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

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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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