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Beauty pageant to benefit homeless Long Islanders
Giavonna Scharf, 7, of Jamesport, Emily Wandasiewicz, 12, of West Babylon, Danielle Kaczynski, 12, of Islip Terrace and Maryann Sheridan, 54, of Monticello, were crowned winners at the Long Island Holiday Benefit Pageant.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
School Participates In Country-Wide 'Lost & Found' Program
Leaving Footprints on Long Island conducted its first County-wide School 'Lost & Found Pickup' to benefit local families in crisis.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
First Chick-fil-A on LI gets town's OK
Long Island's first proposed Chick-fil-A restaurant has received a green light from the Brookhaven Town board, despite protests from gay-rights advocates .
Inaccurate Obamacare News spreads like Wildfire; Its Correction like a Glacier
Long Islander Cornelius Kelly found it would be no problem to secure a family plan for his wife and three older kids through New York's health-care exchange, but his 18-month-old daughter was out in the cold .
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Carrie Underwood's 'Sound of Music' special to air live from Bethpage
Alps. Also an abbey full of singing nuns. Seven frolicking von Trapp kids. Even edelweiss.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
New Online Tool Helps Voters Navigate Upcoming Special Elections
An interactive, online tool has been introduced to help Long Island voters navigate the 158 special district elections taking place December 10. Introduced Monday, the Long Island Index, a new online device enables users in Nassau and Suffolk counties to enter their address and learn which special districts serve them, when elections will take ... (more)
Report: Baby not covered under family's Obamacare plan?
Long Islander Cornelius Kelly found it would be no problem to secure a family plan for his wife and three older kids through New York's health-care exchange, but his 18-month-old daughter was out in the cold.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
New York Post
Baby not covered under ObamaCare family plan
Cornelius and Jenifer Kelly were shocked to find that their 18-month-old daughter isn't covered under the family's ObamaCare policy.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Cuomo's anti-corruption panel ought to be running amok
And there have been news reports that the commission is spending more time digging into Republican-related matters than issues having to do with Democrats or Cuomo, a Democrat himself.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
L.I. Families Enjoy Special Thanksgiving Dinner As They Await Sandy Relief
Some of those families were on hand for a special Thanksgiving treat on Thursday, TV 10/55's Long Island Bureau Chief Richard Rose reported.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Local Food, Toy Drives Help Needy During Holiday Season
For those struggling, the holiday season can be bleak and hopeless as families often find their cupboards bare, and the prospects dim for a visit from Santa.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Food Drives and Collections for Thanksgiving
The holiday season is often a time of giving. Those interested in donating food for Thanksgiving or just to help fill shelves for this time of year can visit the following places: -In support of Island Harvest's annual Turkey and Trimmings Collection Campaign to help feed Long Islanders struggling with hunger during the holiday season, Lake Grove's ... (more)
CPR Launches Its New Range Of Cell Phone, Headphone Repair Services
CPR has earned a name, as one of the most reliable repair centre offering professional cell phone repair in Long Island.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Long Islanders Call For Representation On Amtrak Board
One delay after another for Long Island Rail Road riders is due to problems with Amtrak equipment, and Long Islanders now want a say in how Amtrak is run.
Islandia Stop & Shop Helps Fight Hunger With Island Harvest Food Bank
The Islandia Stop and Shop is partnering with the Island Harvest Food Bank, Long Island's largest hunger relief organization, in this year's Turkey and Trimmings Collection Campaign to help supply holiday style meals to those in need.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Lake Grove Panera Bread Accepting Turkey Donations
Written by Carisa Giardino In support of Island Harvest's annual Turkey and Trimmings Collection Campaign to help feed Long Islanders struggling with hunger during the holiday season, Lake Grove's Panera Bread is among the many Long Island locations accepting non-perishable food items and frozen turkey donations now through Christmas Eve, Dec. 24.
Gov. Cuomo Announces $1 Million Award to Provide Free Legal Services for Long Island Homeowners and Small Businesses Affected by Superstorm Sandy
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced a $1 million award to the Disaster Recovery Clinic at the Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University to help families and small businesses in Nassau and Suffolk Counties affected by Superstorm Sandy.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Marines Help Unload Food Donations At Island Harvest
As WCBS 880 Long Island Bureau Chief Mike Xirinachs reported, a few dozen Marines recently back from Afghanistan stopped by Mineola-based Island Harvest Thursday to help unload and distribute food to the needy.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Stop & Shop and Island Harvest Team Up to Fight Hunger This Thanksgiving
Written by Danielle De Souza Stop & Shop has teamed up with Mineola-based Island Harvest Food Bank in this year's Turkey and Trimmings Collection Campaign to help supply a holiday style meal to those in need.
Pet Peeves Needs Support
Pet Peeves is a Long Island based organization that raises funds; and awareness for Long Island's animal shelters.