COVID Vaccine: Long Island Utility Workers Say Since They Are Essential They Should Be In Group 1BLong Island is leading the state in COVID-19 positivity. Its seven-day average is more than 7.6%, but that's significantly down from earlier in the month when it was in double digits.
Report Finds Lack Of Diversity In Beauty Companies' Social Media Ad CampaignsThe coronavirus pandemic has forced many beauty companies to think differently when it comes to marketing their products, but a new report finds ad campaigns on social media lack diversity.
COVID Vaccine In New York: Fed Up With The Feds, Gov. Cuomo Requests Buying Doses From Pfizer DirectlyWith demand high and supplies low, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Monday he wants to go straight to the source.
Remembering MLK: 3 Friends Who Spent Time In Jail Now Give Back To Underserved Communities With Food Delivery BusinessFrom serving time to serving up meals all over the country, on this Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day three men have defied the odds.
Exclusive: Sources Say MTA's 4% Fare Hike Off The TableThe Metropolitan Transportation Authority is reportedly planning a little coronavirus pandemic surprise for millions of mass transit riders later this week.
Consumer Electronics Show Goes Virtual During PandemicIf you like gadgets, a lot of new ones were on display at this year's Consumer Electronics Show, and as you might imagine, this year, many of them were designed with the pandemic in mind.
Long Island ICU Nurse Ally Marcello Honored By Local Businesses, Given New Jeep For Going Above And Beyond Call Of DutyNorthwell Health ICU nurse Ally Marcello gets accolades often, but she's also getting a new car.
Midwestern Pet Foods Expands Recall Of 'Sportmix' Pet Foods For Dogs And Cats After Deaths Of Dozens Of DogsThe company says a toxin that can grow on corn was found in packages made in its Oklahoma plant.
Weis Quality Cookies And Cream And Klein's Vanilla Dairy Ice Cream Recalled Due To Possible Metal ContaminationThis involves nearly 11,000 48 ounce containers of Weis Quality Cookies and 502 three gallon bulk containers of Cream and Klein's Vanilla Dairy Ice Cream.
Marijuana In New Jersey: Holdup On Legalization Centers On Dispute Over Minors' Possession PenaltiesEleven days into the new year, Gov. Phil Murphy has yet to be able to sign legislation officially legalizing adult use marijuana and decriminalizing it.
COVID In The Suburbs: Seniors Inundating Pharmacies With Calls For Vaccine AppointmentsIn the northern suburbs, pharmacy phones are ringing, and some seniors are fuming over the registration process for COVID-19 vaccines.
Capitol Chaos: Anti-Semitic Apparel Worn During Riot Traced To Website Based In New York CityThe website selling the propaganda has a New York City address and Sunday night thousands of people were calling for it to be shut down.
New Legislation Designed To Aid New Jersey Small Business Signed Into Law By Gov. MurphyThe focus of the legislation is to provide businesses support to help recover from the coronavirus pandemic and prepare for the future.
Gov. Lamont Says It's Time To Legalize Marijuana, Sports Betting In Conn., Adds Partnerships With N.J., N.Y. Will GrowAcknowledging the tens of thousands of new families that fled small apartments and subway life for the state of Connecticut, the governor delivered the pre-recorded address from his office.
Helping Out During COVID: Long Island Men Create Free Social Media Ads For Struggling Small BusinessesDuring a fishing trip , Len Oppenheimer and Doug Goodstein came up with the idea to make and donate social media ads to help their friends.