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  • Making Your Restaurant Safe in the Era of COVID-19: Presenting Contactless Menus, Free for Long Island Businesses

    By Chris Boyle   February 08, 2021

    Contactless menus are a safer experience for everyone, as contactless menus can be viewed right through your mobile device.

  • Majority Requests Governor Cuomo Open Mass Vaccination site at Nassau Coliseum

    By Long Island   February 04, 2021

    Earlier this morning, Members of the Nassau County Legislature’s Republican Majority held a hearing to examine the roll out of the COVID-19 vaccine within the county

  • Long Island Nets Launch Anti-Racism Program

    By Long Island   February 04, 2021

    The Long Island Nets, the NBA G League affiliate of the Brooklyn Nets, have launched “Team Up for Unity”

  • Suffolk County Executive Thanks Nursing Students for Vaccination Help

    By Long Island   February 04, 2021

    Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone recently visited COVID-19 vaccination pod hosted at Suffolk County Community College’s Michael J. Grant Campus in Brentwood to say thanks to student nursing volunteers who are helping with vaccinations

  • Tender Loving Cats to the Rescue, LI Non-Profit Finding Forever Homes for Felines

    By Long Island   February 04, 2021

    Tender Loving Cats, a non-profit, a Long Island no-kill kitten and cat rescue run entirely by volunteers, experienced a boom in families stepping up to foster kittens

  • Governor Cuomo Announces Federal Vaccine Supply to Increase to 20 Percent for Next Three Weeks

    By Long Island   February 04, 2021

    Governor Andrew M. Cuomo has updated New Yorkers on the state’s vaccination program

  • Save the Only Dead Bar on Long Island

    By Long Island   February 03, 2021

    With Valentine’s Day approaching Long Island-based Bobble Boss is shining its love light and trying to help save the only Grateful Dead bar on Long Island.

  • Bridge Bancorp, Inc. and Dime Community Bancshares, Inc. Close merger of Equals

    By Long Island   February 03, 2021

    Hauppauge, New York, February 1, 2021 – – Bridge Bancorp Inc. (Nasdaq: BDGE) (“Bridge”) and Dime Community Bancshares, Inc. (Nasdaq: DCOM) (“Legacy Dime”) today announced the successful closing of the previously announced merger of equals …

  • Men On The Move: Long Island’s Premier Moving and Self-Storage Company Poised for Biggest Year Ever in 2021

    By Chris Boyle   February 03, 2021

    Men On The Move has been consistently growing over the years, taking their current place –by a wide margin – as the best moving and self-storage company on Long Island.

  • Governor Cuomo Announces $200 Million in ‘Bridge NY’ Funding Available to Build Resiliency in New York Communities

    By Long Island   February 02, 2021

    Governor Andrew M. Cuomo has announced the availability of $200 million in BRIDGE NY funding

  • LI Nursing Home Staff Keeps Spirits Up During COVID-19 Crisis Using Creativity and Kindness

    By Long Island   February 02, 2021

    Nursing homes in New York have largely not allowed visitation or group activities since March 2020

  • Long Island Native Conducts Shipboard Habitability Inspection Aboard USS Freedom

    By Long Island   February 01, 2021

    Cmdr. John-Paul Mantone, executive officer of the U.S. Navy’s Freedom-class littoral combat ship USS Freedom (LCS 1), and native of Long Island, New York, conducted a shipboard habitability inspection on Jan. 23, 2021.

  • Governor Cuomo Directs State Agencies to Prepare Emergency Response Assets

    By Long Island   February 01, 2021

    Governor Cuomo Directs State Agencies to Prepare Emergency Response Assets as Storm Set to Impact NYC, Long Island with Snow, High Winds and Coastal Flooding

  • Suffolk SPCA: Protect Your Pets From Extreme Cold Ahead of Winter Storm Watch

    By Long Island   February 01, 2021

    The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm watch for heavy snow which is in effect from late Sunday night through Monday night. Tonight mostly clear with a low around 14

  • Governor Cuomo Updates New Yorkers on State’s Progress During COVID-19 Pandemic

    By Long Island   January 29, 2021

    Governor Andrew M. Cuomo has updated New Yorkers on the state’s progress during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic

  • States that Have the Fewest COVID-19 Restrictions – Where Does NY Rank?

    By Long Island   January 29, 2021

    With the U.S. starting to open up more but a full reopening only possible once we achieve widespread vaccination, the personal-finance website WalletHub has released updated rankings for the States with the Fewest Coronavirus Restrictions

  • Historic 78 Million Visits to New York State Parks in 2020 Announced

    By Long Island   January 29, 2021

    Governor Andrew M. Cuomo has announced that New York’s State parks, historic sites, campgrounds, and trails welcomed a record-setting 78 million visits in 2020

  • Agreements to Advance Wind Farm Project Off Montauk Point Approved

    By Ls Cohen   January 27, 2021

    This would be the first offshore wind farm in New York State.

  • Apply to Be a Lifeguard in Town of Oyster Bay

    By Ls Cohen   January 26, 2021

    The town announced it’s accepting applications for lifeguard positions.

  • Suffolk Legislator Trotta’s Annual Coat Drive a Huge Success; Hundreds of Coats Donated

    By Long Island   January 26, 2021

    Through generous donations, people of all ages and in need received coats, outerwear, gloves, scarves, hats, blankets and other items.

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