NYC Gives LGBTQ Business Owners Minority Designations When Competing For City ContractsThe new designation is in partnership with the National LGBT Chamber of Commerce and overseen by New York City’s department of small business services.
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.
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.
Stimulus Check Update: 'I Believe We Have A Moral Obligation,' Says President-Elect Joe BidenPresident-elect Joe Biden disclosed plans for a $1.9 trillion stimulus package designed to counter the worsening COVID-19 pandemic and support the sinking economy.
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.
Surging Stock Market Reflects 'Very Bright Outlook' For Economy, Finance Prof SaysThe stock market has enjoyed a historic rise, despite the pandemic and political upheaval, and looks poised to continue growing through 2021 and beyond.
Physician Assistant, Software Developer Top 2021 'Best Jobs' List According To U.S. News & World ReportWith the COVID-19 pandemic continuing to rage across the globe, healthcare jobs took four of the top five spots on the 2021 Top 100 Best Jobs list.
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.