Long Island

Gas Prices Climb Across The Region

May 23, 2018
Seth Wenig / AP

Gas prices in Connecticut and New York are on the rise and they’re expected to increase throughout the Memorial Day weekend.

Jordan Bowman / WSHU

Scientists are excited about a possible low-cost solution to the nitrogen pollution problem in Suffolk. They discussed their findings at the New York State Center for Clean Water Technology at Stony Brook University Tuesday afternoon.

Evan Vucci / AP

President Trump will be visiting Long Island Wednesday morning for a forum on MS-13. The trip has put law enforcement and local elected officials in the position of having to decide whether or not they want to attend the event. Advocates for immigrants are urging them not to.

Kathy Willens / AP

The Long Island Rail Road has unveiled “LIRR Forward,” an action plan to improve service on the beleaguered commuter railroad.

Courtesy of New York State Republican State Committee / Courtesy of New York State Democratic Committee

Both major political parties hold their conventions later this week. The Democrats and the Republicans are holding their events simultaneously, on May 23 and 24. The Republicans are in New York City and the Democrats are on Long Island. 

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