Water authority's $1.2M system could take 2 years
It could take two years to complete the $1.25 million system, which will remove the chemical 1,4-dioxane. This water authority already has a treatment system in Central Islip, and another one is being designed in East Farmingdale.
Longtime Rabbi Paul Kushner dies
Paul Kushner, a past president of the Long Island Board of Rabbis and a longtime rabbi of Reform Jewish synagogues ...
LI doctors using sound waves to loosen arterial blockage
The clinical trial, being done at St. Francis Hospital in Flower Hill, involves technology known as intravascular lithotripsy, a version of the same principle involved in breaking up kidney stones.
Minority vote boosted Dems in Nassau races
The Democratic vote in all of Nassau’s minority communities increased by more than 80 percent in this month’s State Senate ...
LI mom makes rare recovery after massive stroke
Doctors likened her survival to a rare phenomenon, an occurrence known as the Lazarus effect — a situation when a person who could have died makes a comeback that is so dramatic, it is just short of a miracle.
Hempstead woman brought back to life at St. Francis Hospital
Six weeks after giving birth, Diana Parson, of Hempstead, suffered a stroke after unknowingly tearing her carotid artery while delivering her son, Damar. ...
NY Senate win leaves empty seat in N. Hempstead
Great Neck Democrat Anna M. Kaplan winning a seat in the New York State Senate last Tuesday means North Hempstead ...
O’Reilly: The tattered New York GOP can rebuild
It’s quite a thing to awake in the morning and view the damage. The storm swept through the night before. ...
State GOP tries to regroup after election losses
Senate Majority Leader John Flanagan is among those under the microscope after Republicans went from a one-seat advantage in the Senate prior to the election to a 15-seat minority.
Big LI wins help Democrats take control of NY Senate
Andrea Stewart-Cousins, who will likely become the Senate's first female majority leader, predicted the party could hold as many as 40 seats in the 63-seat chamber once all votes are counted.
LI Democrats gain four seats in State Senate, unofficial results show
Long Island Democrats won four State Senate seats Tuesday -- including the ouster of GOP incumbents Kemp Hannon, Carl Marcellino ...