Long Island Schools Join My Brother's Keeper InitiativeIt's designed to help boys and young men of color reach their full potential in and out of the classroom.
Long Island Headmaster Resigns After Mother Alleges He Made Black Son Kneel During ApologyTrisha Paul said John Holian told her 11-year-old Black son to get on his knees while apologizing to his white teacher.
COVID On Long Island: Vaccination Site Opens At Nassau ColiseumAs more supply becomes available, COVID-19 vaccination efforts are ramping up across the Tri-State Area.
Parent: Long Island School Headmaster Made 11-Year-Old Black Son Kneel During Apology To Teacher For Doing Wrong AssignmentA Long Island mother says her Black son was forced by his white headmaster to kneel while apologizing to a teacher -- an act she calls racist.
Push To Rename Portion Of Roadway After 'Jo-Jo' Wright, 15-Year-Old Basketball Star Killed In Uniondale CrashNassau County Executive Laura Curran said Thursday she will introduce legislation to rename a portion of Uniondale Avenue Jomani “Jo-Jo” Wright Way.
15-Year-Old Uniondale High School Basketball Player Jo-Jo Wright Killed In Car Crash: 'He Was A Star In The Making'Players stood in a circle in the school's gym Wednesday night, grappling with unimaginable loss and trying to understand how their teammate, 15-year-old Jo-Jo Wright, unexpectedly died.
Long Island Couple's Idea To Donate Unused Burial Plots To Families Who Lost Loved Ones To COVID Leads To Change In LegislationDeborah Salant came forward to donate burial privileges in her unused family plot in Greenfield Cemetery in Uniondale that her great-grandfather purchased in 1916.
Human Remains Found On Long Island Believed To Be MS-13 VictimInvestigators believe the victim was murdered by MS-13 gang members sometime in 2016 or 2017.
Nassau County Announces Locations For Cooling Centers As Potential Heat Wave ArrivesMasks will be required and all other COVID-19 safety protocols will be followed.
Mother Of 7-Year-Old LI Girl Seen Marching, Chanting With Protesters In Viral Video Says She Wants To Teach Her She Can Make A DifferenceChildren are marching with parents, their tiny voices among the shouts.
Coronavirus Pandemic Taking A Toll On Cemetery WorkersInterments have doubled compared with the same period last year, and that is overwhelming for many emotional cemetery workers.