3 hrs ago
Food Inspections: 2 York County restaurants out of compliance
The state Department of Agriculture conducts annual inspections of food-serving businesses to ensure public safety and safe food-handling practices.
7 hrs ago
Obama urges renewal of US Export-Import Bank
In his weekly radio and Internet address, Obama urges business owners to lobby Congress to renew the U.S. Export-Import Bank.
11 hrs ago
Sentinel & Enterprise
China shuts down Beijing independent film festival
Organizers say Chinese authorities have shut down an independent film festival, a rare venue for the showing of independent films that may be critical of the government in a country with tight controls.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Lake County Record-Bee
Pink Martini band member Rieth found dead
A police spokesman said Friday that the Oregon State medical examiner's office has determined that 43-year-old Derek Rieth died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head.
Open in Mineola: Spaghettini Pizza Trattoria
Old-fashioned Italian cooking is at the heart of the new Spaghettini Pizza Trattoria, which replaces the departed Michelangelo's Pizzeria & Restaurant on Mineola Boulevard.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Around The Town With Lou
Lou Sanders, who has his journalism degree from NYU, and his wife, Grace, a graduate of Adelphi, founded the Mineola American in 1952, giving the village its first successful newspaper.
Salvage yard owner pleads guilty ot misdemeanor in dumping
A Glen Cove salvage yard owner pleaded guilty to a single misdemeanor Wednesday, settling a felony environmental crimes case that began with authorities accusing him of illegally dumping thousands of gallons of toxins at his business near a ballfield.
Vans Replace Train Service between Oyster Bay & Mineola on Saturday,...
Two westbound trains, the 8:20 AM from Oyster Bay and the 10:20 AM from Oyster Bay, will be replaced by vans that will make all local stops to with a half-mile swim across Oyster Bay Harbor.
LIRR: 3 branches on or close after switch trouble
In Nassau construction work on Seaford-Oyster Bay Expwy/Rt-135 NB between Plainview Rd/Broadway/X9 and Jericho Tpk/NY Rt-25/X14 In Nassau construction work on Seaford-Oyster Bay Expwy/Rt-135 NB between Plainview Rd/Broadway/X9 and Jericho Tpk/NY Rt-25/X14 Construction work on Seaford-Oyster Bay Expwy/Rt-135 SB between Hempstead Tpk/NY Rt-24/X7 and ... (more)
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Hospital Discharge a Key Time to Help Smokers Quit
The weeks after a hospital discharge may be a great time to help smokers quit the habit, and one study suggests a particular program might help.
Cuomo running mate Kathy Hochul advocates for Women's Equality Party
Earlier this month, Democratic lieutenant governor candidate Kathy Hochul announced the launch of the Nassau County Women's Equality Party in Mineola on Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Hold the salt
People around the world eat twice as much salt as they should, and this behavior translates into 1.65 million heart-related deaths per year.
Nassau faulted on language services
Daniel Altschuler, of Make the Road New York, along with Nassau organizations and community members rally as they announce the results of a "Language Access Report Card" at the Nassau County Legislative and Executive Office Building in Mineola on Monday, Aug. 18, 2014.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
has a shared room for rent
I need a roommate for a fully furnished, nicely maintained 1 BHK at a walk able distance from Walt Whitman Mall.
Condominium complex zoning rejected in Glenwood Landing industrial area
The North Hempstead Town board has denied a zone change application to build an eight-unit condominium complex in an area of Glenwood Landing zoned for industrial use.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Family files suit against cardiologist charged in drunken-driving death of Middle Island woman
Russell Peterman speaks on Monday, June 23, 2014 about his wife Monica, a Middle Island dialysis technician killed, allegedly, by Thomas Stavola, a Setauket cardiologist who authorities said was drunk.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Too much salt is linked to 1.65 million deaths per year
People around the world eat twice as much salt as they should, and this behavior translates into 1.65 million heart-related deaths per year, researchers said Wednesday.
Key to love? Paris swaps selfies for bridge locks
Paris hopes to persuade couples to end the unwelcome recent tradition of fixing padlocks to the Seine River's aging bridges, and instead upload hashtagged selfies to a website dedicated to enduring love.
The Lebanon Daily News
Stanford professor 1st woman to win top math prize
The International Mathematics Union awarded the prize Wednesday to Maryam Mirzakhani and three others.
Nassau Correction Officer Arrested in Amphetamine Case
Mineola, NY August 12, 2014 Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced charges today against a Nassau County Correction officer for possessing amphetamines with the intention of selling them.