News
518 results total, viewing 81 - 100

New York State elected officials had a chance to question regional utilities regarding response issues during Tropical Storm Isaias on Aug. 4 and the days and weeks following, in a hearing on …

Five Fire Island National Seashore maintenance projects may just get the help they need under the bipartisan Great American Outdoors Act, which guarantees funding for …

The Town of Brookhaven will be creating an ad-hoc committee to study and address possible solu- tions to the town’s future waste management issues. The committee will be looking at …

While there were no known black women suffragists locally, there were many who fought for the cause, including these two prominent women. Sarah J. Smith Garnet (1825-1911) Brooklyn Sarah J. …

Tennessee became the 36th state to ratify the 19th Amendment after House and Senate approvals, which paved the way for securing women’s right to vote in the United States. The law was …

It is a good thing in life to be an accomplished seaman, but also a cranky baby whisperer. But that was what Charles “Corky” Sherman was, among other admirable and honorable character …

Suffolk County Police Homicide Squad detectives are investigating a death in East Patchogue early this morning. Fifth Precinct police officers responded to a 911 call of a man injured in the …

With the monumental task of reopening schools to 2,400 students amidst a global pandemic, the Bayport-Blue Point School District, along with hundreds of others on Long Island, has been tasked …

The death toll from COVID-19 in Suffolk County has been “approaching” 2,000 for several weeks now, and county executive Steve Bellone said that the slow-down of deaths correlates with …

After a decision was announced by the 9/11 Memorial & Museum to cancel its annual Tribute in Light event to commemorate the 19th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, New Yorkers quickly …

The COVID-19 pandemic poses new challenges to all students as they return to school this fall. With the many new plans in place, fear and anxiety can be overwhelming and lead to strong emotion. …

In another sad claim of the coronavirus, the Greater Patchogue Foundation has decided to call off September’s annual Italian Festival of Saint Liberata. This year would have marked the …

Brookhaven Town will possibly be exploring the creation of an ashfill as an answer to the big garbage question: what to do with it. “The town is taking a serious look at how we’re …

The State Liquor Authority’s power to enforce regulations in line with Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s New York response to COVID-19 has several local restaurant owners voicing concern for what …

The UH-60M Black Hawk helicopter is factory new, and one landed at McArthur Airport in Ronkonkoma on Tuesday afternoon. New York Army National Guard helicopter pilots, crews, and soldiers …

After a lot of waiting, the project to restore Canaan Lake in North Patchogue is moving forward in its last phase, which will include final touches to bring the lake back for recreational …

The William Floyd School District held the first of several virtual meetings required by the state on Tuesday before they can safely open schools this fall. The first meeting, which was scheduled …

Long Island’s utility provider, PSEG Long Island, is being investigated by the New York State Department of Public Service, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced two days after Tropical Storm …

On Friday, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced the long-awaited decision on the upcoming school year, saying that all schools in New York State would be allowed to open for a form of in-person …

After a Monday night public meeting, the Village of Bellport approved an amendment to the code to allow for the Bellport Brewing Company’s application. The chamber and over a dozen …

« Prev | 1 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 26 | Next »
Currently viewing stories posted within the past year.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.