Long Island Veteran Receives Medals More Than 70 Years After D-Day InvasionIn all, Guarnaccio received eight service medals for his valor that day 71 years ago.
Nassau, Suffolk Counties Make Pledge To Recruit, Hire VeteransSixteen companies, along with both Nassau and Suffolk counties, have made a pledge to train, recruit and hire veterans for jobs, WCBS 880's Sophia Hall reported.
LI Officials: Feds Drop Plans To House Unaccompanied Children At Former Grumman Site In BethpageCongressmen Steve Israel and Peter King and Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano were notified Friday that the Department of Health and Human Services is no longer considering the former Grumman warehouse, which is near a Superfund site.
NY Officials Oppose Housing Unaccompanied Children At Bethpage SiteThe federal government is looking at a former defense plant site in Bethpage to possibly house thousands of unaccompanied children from Central America.
Rep. Israel: Feds To Let Filipino Woman Into U.S. To Donate Kidney To L.I. WomanThe U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services has granted humanitarian parole to Caroline Dela Cruz of the Philippines who will donate a kidney to her friend, 75-year-old Esther Slubski of Old Bethpage.
L.I. Congressman Urges Feds To Allow Potential Kidney Donor Into U.S.Congressman Steve Israel is calling on the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services to grant humanitarian parole to Caroline Dela Cruz of the Philippines who has offered to donate a kidney to her friend, 75-year-old Esther Slubski of Old Bethpage.
Congressman Steve Israel Fights To End Russian Ban On AdoptionsIsrael is proposing to cut U.S. aid to Russia if babies being adopted by American couples aren’t let out of the country.
Gillibrand, Israel Introduce Bill To Restore Funding For Long Island SoundFederal funding to preserve, protect and restore Long Island Sound expired in 2011.
Rep. Steve Israel Calls for New Action to Stop Tax Identity TheftTax time appears to be the new season for scammers.
American Airpower Museum In Farmingdale Saved From DemolitionAn important part of World War II history on Long Island has been saved from the wrecking ball.
LI Congressman Holds First Event After Tucson ShootingA Long Island representative held the first “Congress on Your Corner” event since the tragic shootings in Tuscon that left an Arizona congresswoman fighting for her life.