Long Island

L.I. Towns Receive Money To Combat 'Zombie' Homes

Oct 11, 2016
Don Ryan / AP

In an effort to combat vacant and abandoned homes, 16 Long Island municipalities have received nearly $3.3 million from Attorney General Eric Schneiderman.

John Griffin / Stony Brook University

The first comprehensive care center to treat Duchenne muscular dystrophy in the tri-state area recently opened at Stony Brook Children’s Hospital.

Save The Sound Releases 2016 Report Card

Oct 11, 2016
Joelle Schrock / WSHU

The Connecticut Fund for the Environment and its Save the Sound program released its 2016 report card that grades the water quality of Long Island Sound.

L.I. Solar Farm Project Moves Forward

Oct 11, 2016
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A proposed 27-acre Kings Park solar farm on Long Island cleared a major procedural hurdle last week.

Frank Eltman / AP

With less than a month to go before the election, two contested congressional races on Long Island are starting to come into focus.