Archeological Dig On Long Island An Effort To Preserve History Of Freed Slave Peter Crippen, Huntington's First Black Land OwnerThey're digging for history on Long Island. A centuries-old home cannot be saved, but artifacts buried on the property help tell the story of one of the community's founding Black families.
Capitol Chaos: Local Members Of Congress Recount 'Disturbing' Scene, World Leaders Denounce The ViolenceMembers of Congress on Thursday talked about what they experienced at the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday, including many members from the Tri-State Area.
A Call To Arms: Retired Health Care Workers Say They're More Than Happy To Pitch In During Vaccination EffortThe call is out to retired health care workers to help with the massive vaccine effort. They're leaving the safety of retirement to join in the Herculean effort.
Badly Injured On The Job Back In 2008, Nassau County Cop Ken Baribault Promoted To DetectiveEmotions ran high Tuesday on Long Island during a police promotion ceremony that honored a cop who was given slim chances of survival.
Levittown's Historic Good Shepherd Lutheran Church Catches Fire On Christmas DayA Lutheran church that has been part of the bedrock in Levittown, Long Island burst into flames Christmas Day. 
With Traditional Fundraising Impossible During Pandemic, Some Charities Are Turning To Shoe DonationsIt's impossible to fundraise the traditional way with galas and walk-a-thons, so groups are getting creative. 
Connecticut Woman With Rare And Painful Nutcracker Syndrome Donates Kidney, Then Meets RecipientThere was a poignant reunion Wednesday for two women who were strangers but are now bound for life.
Long Island Health Officials Working To Dispel Mistrust And Misinformation On COVID-19 VaccinesAs the rollout continues, the effort is on to build confidence in COVID-19 vaccines. It comes amid some reluctance by some of those first offered the shots.
COVID Shots Administered To New York Nursing Home Residents And Staff, But Not All Volunteer To Be VaccinatedCOVID-19 vaccinations rolled out to nursing homes across New York on Monday. But not everyone who is eligible for the vaccine is opting in.
Barstool Sports Founder Dave Portnoy Creates Fund To Help Struggling Small Businesses, Starting With Borrelli's In East MeadowA Long Island business is getting financial help from an unlikely source. 
'Covert Avenue Strong'; Shop Owners Lend A Hand To Neighboring Businesses Struggling Since Devastating FireCleaning up nearly a foot of snow seems like a normal nuisance on Covert Avenue, where the challenges keep piling up.