Queens Synagogue Still Shuttered, Struggling 3 Years After Superstorm SandyThe rabbi of the nearly century-old Shaare Zedek congregation is asking for the public's help to raise money to repair the historic synagogue's food bank and soup kitchen.
Grandmother Who Ran NYC Marathon Using Social Media Fame For A Good CauseSo far, Sondra Rose has raised and donated $350,000 from her athletic activities' fundraising
Long Island Teen Raises $30K To Install Clean Water System In South AmericaA Long Island teen went from sponsoring a child through a charity to changing lives in his impoverished village.
Astorino Campaign Raises $3.4 Million In 6 Months; Still Far Behind CuomoThe campaign for Republican gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino announced Monday that it has raised $3.4 million in the past six months, but Astorino remained significantly behind Democratic incumbent Andrew Cuomo.
Buono, Christie Hurl Barbs In Final Gubernatorial DebateRepublican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and Democratic opponent Barbara Buono exchanged heated jabs Tuesday, in a debate that also saw multiple interruptions by spectators.
Big Lhota Donor, Home Depot Founder Ken Langone, Convinced De Blasio Will Be Next MayorJoe Lhota shrugged off the billionaire businessman and philanthropist's assessment of the race and says he still has "an opportunity to win."
New York City Opera Warns Season Could Be Halted Without FundingThe New York City Opera company said this weekend that it will have to suspend its season unless it raises $7 million by the end of the month.
1010 WINS' Carol D'Auria Taking To Food Truck For Alzheimer's ResearchA special chef will be staffing a food truck on Long Island Friday, all in an effort to raise funds for Alzheimer’s awareness and research.
Girl, 4, Raising Funds For Sandy Victims By Making, Selling Pot HoldersMakenna Switzer of Sayreville said the project started with two orders and has since grown to 180 orders.
Former Long Island Laboratory Used By Inventor Nikola Tesla Purchased By Preservation GroupJane Alcorn is president of the Tesla Science Center at Wardenclyffe on Long Island. Her group officially bought the Tesla lab and property last week for $850,000.
Organizers To Launch Kickstarter In Hopes Of Saving Mermaid ParadeOrganizers want to stage a Coney Island Mermaid Parade this year, but they have warned it will not happen if they can’t raise the needed funds.
Sandy Hook Victim's Widower Dedicates Himself To Mental Health FundraisingThe widower of the school psychologist who was among those killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School has dedicated himself to raising money for agencies that provide mental health services to young people.