Long Island

Forum On Gang Violence On Long Island

9 hours ago
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One Long Island community is fighting back against gang violence. On Wednesday night community leaders will gather to try and find a solution to the recent uptick of gang activity in Brentwood and Central Islip.

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Officials from Mastic Beach on Long Island say a former village employee illegally gained access to more than 400 residents’ private information, including social security numbers and criminal records.

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St. John’s University on Long Island has sold its waterfront campus on the South Shore for $22 million to an India-based nonprofit education group.

Conn., N.Y. Tie For Fifth Most Energy Efficient States

Sep 27, 2016
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According to a scorecard released on Tuesday by the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy, New York and Connecticut tied for the fifth most energy efficient states in the country. 

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Governor Cuomo is making some changes to prevent any future bid rigging in some of his major economic development projects, but critics on both the left and the right say the governor is failing to address the bigger picture – whether the $8.6 billion dollars’ worth of programs are an effective use of public monies.