Long Island

Steven Senne / AP

Advocates for the disabled are calling on Suffolk County residents to leave their cars at home this week and commute by bus.

Stony Brook University School of Journalism

Officials at the Center for News Literacy at Stony Brook University say the truth is in trouble. They say news consumers are inundated with fake news, propaganda, hoaxes, rumors, satire and advertising that often masquerades as, and drowns out, fact-based journalism.  

Oyster Bay Moves To Single-Stream Recycling

Aug 11, 2017
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Officials in the Town of Oyster Bay on Long Island say a new single-stream recycling program will have both a positive environmental impact and benefit taxpayers.

Courtesy of Tom Clavin

This Saturday evening the East Hampton Library on Long Island will hold its annual fundraising event. It’s called Authors Night and it’s organized by Alec Baldwin.

Frank Eltman / AP

A high school football player on Long Island is dead after a freak accident during a strength and conditioning drill.