DEC says Cerro Wire site needs remediation
Amazon may build a warehouse on the site, but no development can happen without cleaning up the copper, cyanide and other contaminants in the soil, the DEC says.
They survived coronavirus. Now they're getting help fighting anxiety, depression.
Battling the coronavirus and the isolation brought by the pandemic has left many exhausted and stressed. Mental health experts work to help them recognize and address symptoms.
Northwell investing $50M in Huntington cancer center
It would be near Huntington Hospital and mirror the Imbert Cancer Center that Northwell opened near Southside Hospital in Bay Shore in 2016.
Leaders support finding that man hanged himself from tree
Community leaders join Suffolk's police commissioner at a news conference where she says the man took his own life.
Police: Man found hanging from tree was suicide
Evidence recovered at the scene and the victim's home, including a letter left for his family offering a reason for his actions, indicates the cause of death was suicide, Suffolk police said.
Subin Varghese: Entrepreneur, philanthropist and life of the party
A devout Christian, he founded a Port Washington printing company and dedicated his life to helping the less fortunate.
Cerro Wire site may finally shed 'abandoned forever' reputation
Amazon's plan to build a warehouse at the site in Syosset could end decades of acrimony, years of litigation and strident disagreement.
Amazon plans warehouse for Cerro site
The project, which would create 550 jobs, could be a key to boosting the area's economy, Oyster Bay Town Supervisor Joseph Saladino said.
Julie Toves: Hardworking mother loved to dance
Daughter Debra Garofolo, of Locust Valley, said her mother loved to cook and dance. "Even when she was older, she could ... do the salsa, the merengue,'' Garofolo said.
Curran: Nassau hitting benchmarks toward reopening after COVID-19 measures
Nassau County Executive Laura Curran said hospitalizations were down 91 patients from Tuesday, bringing the total at the county's 11 hospitals to 1,368. Suffolk said it's not far behind from meeting federal benchmarks.