'They've Earned It': Parents, Seniors Hope New York Follows New Jersey's Lead To Allow In-Person GraduationsThrough petitions and Facebook groups, they're asking school districts for something more traditional than virtual graduations and car parades.
De Blasio Throws Cold Water On Warm Dreams Of New York City Beaches Being Open For Memorial DayMayor Bill de Blasio delivered a beach bummer on Friday, saying New York City's beaches will remain closed because he can't open them safely.
New York State Senators Urge Cuomo To Safely Reopen Beaches By SummerState senators say they are hopeful a plan can be hashed out to open New York's beaches, perhaps in early June.
Long Island Officials Working Together On Summer Beach Procedures To Avoid Coronavirus SpreadSen. Todd Kaminsky says from the Rockaways in New York City to New York State's Jones Beach, there could be anarchy among cooped-up residents or a free-for-all without a plan.
Bail Reform: State Senate Democrats Propose Fix For Controversial New LawGov. Andrew Cuomo appeared to support the Senate plan, saying he proposed the same thing last year.
Bail Reform: NY Senate Majority Leader Ready To Consider Changes To Controversial New LawsIn the three days since New York's criminal justice reform law took effect, people charged with committing anti-Semitic hate crimes have made headlines because, under the law, judges freed them without bail.
New York Lawmaker Urging Long Island Residents To Fight Another Rate Hike Attempt From National Grid“Utilities are always asking for more, more, more and I think New Yorkers are fed up,” Sen. Todd Kaminsky said.
State Senator Talks On NYC Congestion Pricing, Bringing Amazon HQ Deal Back To LifeState Sen. Todd Kaminsky talks on congestion pricing and New York's last-ditch effort to bring the Amazon deal for a headquarters in Long Island City back to life.
LIRR: Port Washington Service Restored Following Broken RailLong Island Sen. Todd Kaminsky is calling on the LIRR to look into the recent delays and cancellations.
Lawmakers Want To Expand Ferry Service To Long Island's South ShoreTwo state lawmakers want to explore another ferry route in the city from Long Island's South Shore.
Riders Joined By Bi-Partisan Group Of Lawmakers To Demand Changes From MTA, AmtrakA third rail problem was resolved at Penn Station, but the nightmare for commuters was far from over.
Rail Riders 'Rally For A Sane Commute' At Rockville Centre LIRR StationSaturday's rally comes after Amtrak announced repair plans at Penn Station that could disrupt commutes for most of the summer.
NY State Lawmaker Fighting To Create Animal Abuse DatabaseDemocrat Todd Kaminsky said if a person is convicted of abusing an animal, authorities will be able to track them using the proposed database.
NY Senator Seeks Regulations After Concerns Arise Over Chemical In Long Island WaterA state senator from Long Island is pushing for regulations following concerns over a probable carcinogen in the water.
Long Island Races Could Determine Which Party Controls New York State SenateA neck-and-neck presidential race may be grabbing all the headlines, but there is also a hot contest for control of the New York State Senate.