‘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...

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

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...

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...

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...

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...

NYU Langone Pediatrician Shares Tips On Proper Hand Washing

Washing your hands is among the most effective ways to protect yourself and others from spreading illness. Still a task so seemingly simple can be tricky to...

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 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...

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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  West Islip hurler Nick Tropeano became the most recent Long Island baseball player to make headlines when he inked a deal with the New...

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Tips For An Eco-Friendly Lawn

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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...

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