New Yorkers Age 16 And Up Can Now Receive COVID Vaccine; 'It Will Help My Life In Many Ways'The Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine is the only one authorized for 16- and 17-year-olds. The other shots haven't been approved yet for use by people under 18.
Long Island Jewish Medical Center Marks 1-Year Anniversary Of 1st COVID-19 Patient With Ceremony Honoring Health Care Workers, PatientsOver the past year, Northwell Health says it has treated more than 163,000 COVID patients. Of those, 30,000 were admitted to hospitals.
Long Island Students Send Valentines To Local Health Care HeroesThe cards were sent to NYU Langone Hospital Long Island to encourage the staff as they continue to battle the pandemic.
2 Brooklyn Men Arrested When Police Discover Illegal Guns In Car After Crash In New Hyde ParkA car accident on Long Island led to two Brooklyn men getting arrested on gun and drug charges.
COVID-19 Survivor Who Nearly Died From Breathing Complications Thanks Doctors Who Saved HerShe was released from rehab in May but then started having trouble breathing.
Schools: The New Normal | Long Island Students Set To Begin New Year Filled With All Kinds Of Safety MeasuresThe end of Labor Day Weekend means the start of the school year for many families on Long Island.
Long Island Teens Raise Funds To Donate $5,000 Worth Of School Supplies To Needy FamiliesParents have one more thing to worry about as the school year approaches. Whether classes are in-person or remote, students need supplies.
Long Island Print Shop Churns Out Thousands Of Cardboard Mets Fans That Pack Citi FieldA Long Island print shop is responsible for creating the cardboard cutouts of cheering fans, CBS's Jennifer McLogan reported Monday.
Coronavirus Survivor Story: New Father Overcomes Severe Case Of COVID-19, Finally Gets To Hold Son After 54 DaysIt will be quite a special Father's Day this Sunday for a New Hyde Park dad who just recently met his infant son, who was born back in March.
Experts: Families Should Begin Negotiating With Colleges For More Financial Aid Due To COVID-19Corinne O'Reilly is one of the many students from the Class of 2020 that has been impacted by the global health and economic crisis.
Coronavirus Help: Visiting Nurses Arrive For Training On Long IslandA group of 46 nurses was greeted with a "clap-in" as they arrived for training at the Northwell Institute for Nursing" on Long Island.