Giving the ‘gift of life’

In response to what it is describing as a local “blood emergency,” the New York Blood Center held a donation drive at the Gold Coast Public Library on Monday. According to the NYBC, its supply is …

A bipartisan attempt at healthcare

U.S. Rep. Tom Suozzi, a Democrat from Glen Cove, announced Monday that the Problem Solvers Caucus had reached a bipartisan agreement to try to stabilize health-insurance markets amid the ongoing, and …

Tragedy in Glen Cove: Boy shoots self, dies

Derek Cosme, 15, has died in Glen Cove due to what Nassau County Police are saying was a self-inflicted gunshot wound. The rising Glen Cove High School Junior was playing with a licensed, loaded …

Local environmentalists wary of Queens wells proposals

A plan to re-authorize wells in southeast Queens could have a negative affect on Long Island’s drinking water, environmentalists say. The New York City Department of Environmental Protection is …

Sending a love letter to start a revolution

There are 40,000 Little Love Letters circulating worldwide. Crafted on business-size cards, they feature a print of an Elizabeth Cassidy painting and, on the back, an affirmation. The cards are the …