Thursday May 16
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Nassau County Responds to "Immoral" Proposed Senate SNAP Cuts
NC Executive Director Laura Hunsberger and SNAP Nutrition Educator Jennifer Colletti are available for media inquiries regarding SNAP and the proposed Farm Bill JERICHO, NY a' Cornell Cooperative Extension of Nassau County was stunned to learn yesterday the Senate Agriculture Committee voted to cut the federal program known as the Supplemental ... (more)
Mon May 13, 2013
Christian Science Monitor
Long Island Power Authority: Will 3-year rate freeze help?
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks at the Capitol on May 13, in Albany, N.Y. Cuomo wants to freeze Long Islanders' energy rates for three years as part of a proposal to end operating control of the Long Island Power Authority.
Sun May 12, 2013
The Great Gatsby
As the Long Islander with the big house, Leonardo DiCaprio still has his golden glow, and, at thirty-eight, he has developed a foxy, appraising stare.
Sat May 11, 2013
Federal Sandy aid to fund moving of power lines
New York State will spend an estimated $30 million to relocate power lines as Long Islanders affected by superstorm Sandy rebuild and elevate their homes to meet new federal standards.
New York Daily News
Danger! Level of CO2 in atmosphere passes 400ppm
The Mauna Loa Observatory atmospheric research facility on the island of Hawaii sits on the north flank of Mauna Loa volcano.
Fri May 10, 2013
NYPD adds 4 LIers to memorial wall
"Never Forget" is NYPD's motto, and a powerful reminder of that is the Wall of Heroes at police headquarters in lower Manhattan.
Wed May 08, 2013
Kevin Spacey, Olympian Allyson Felix present volunteer awards to two Long Island students
Oscar-winning actor Kevin Spacey and Olympic gold medal sprinter Allyson Felix are accustomed to receiving awards, but on Sunday night, they presented them to a group of young volunteers that included two Long Islanders.
Tue May 07, 2013
The Village Voice
Staring into the Screen for One Track Heart: The Story of Krishna Das
In One Track Heart , after reciting a spiritualist maxim about servitude or self-abnegation or the like, Krishna Das has the unfortunate habit of letting his gaze linger on the camera, eyebrows raised, head just perceptibly nodding as if to say, "How indisputably cool was that?" Jeffrey Kagel, the subject of this documentary by Jeremy Frindel, is ... (more)
Thu May 02, 2013
Designer Catherine Martin on creating a new look for a Gatsby'
"The Great Gatsby" costume designer Catherine Martin sounds oddly calm and remarkably patient as she fields questions about the wardrobe she created for the movie adaptation of the F. Scott Fitzgerald classic that comes to theaters on May 10.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
Sunny, dry week ahead
Long Islanders can expect a week of balmy days, cool nights and little rain, National Weather Service meteorologists said Sunday.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
Sandy-battered LIers brace for vulnerable future
Left, on Nov. 4, 2012, homes along Bayview Avenue West in Lindenhurst after they were devastated by superstorm Sandy.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
3 Long Islanders among latest $1M lottery winners
Juarez, 26, of Brentwood, was one of 10 million-dollar prize winners announced by the Lottery on Thursday in Jamaica.
Mon Apr 22, 2013
Clouds make for Lyrid meteor shower bust on LI
The annual Lyrid meteor shower may have made an appearance this past weekend, but it's questionable how many Long Islanders caught a glimpse.