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Leg. Lindsay III Sponsors Successful School Supply Drive

August 27, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Legislator Bill Lindsay III recently wrapped up his successful summer school supply drive in coordination with the Long Island Coalition for the Homeless (LICH) to ensure that those in need have the resources necessary to succeed inside the classroom. Lindsay’s office collections came from residents and local organizations who donated hundreds of […]

NYAGV: Kids and Assault Weapons Don’t Mix

August 27, 2014

Long Island Press Releases Arizona Shooting Range Tragedy Underscores the Dangers of Kids and Guns (Long Island, NY) New Yorkers Against Gun Violence (NYAGV) is saddened at the shooting death yesterday of a firearms instructor in Arizona by a nine-year-old girl wielding an UZI assault weapon. Leah Gunn Barrett, NYAGV Executive Director, said, “This was a preventable tragedy. Military-style […]

NYAGV: Astorino Favors Guns in Schools

August 27, 2014

Long Island Press Releases At Gun Festival, Rob Astorino Supports “Goal to Get Guns Back in Schools” (Long Island, NY) New Yorkers Against Gun Violence announced today that it strongly opposes Republican gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino’s plan to introduce guns in New York public schools with marksmanship training classes for students. According to a report on Time Warner Cable […]

Town of Brookhaven Grucci Fireworks and Concert at Ampitheater this Saturday

August 27, 2014

Long Island Press Releases Complimentary Concert and Fireworks at The Pennysaver Amphitheater this Saturday! (Long Island, NY) The Town of Brookhaven and JVC Broadcasting would like to say “thank you Long Island” for a great summer season at the Pennysaver Amphitheater by presenting the largest complimentary concert and World Class Grucci fireworks spectacular on Long Island, on Labor Day […]

The Elmont Memorial Library Celebrates its 75th Anniversary

August 27, 2014

Long Island Press Releases Saturday, September 20, 2014 from 11am to 4pm (Long Island, NY) Please join the Elmont Memorial Library on Saturday, September 20, 2014 from 11am to 4pm for our 75th Anniversary Celebration. Festivities will begin at 11am at our Outside Theatre Entrance with a few words from our Library Board of Trustees, our Director, Dr. Roger […]

Nassau Bar Association Hosts Free Seminar on Home Insurance Everyone Needs September 15

August 27, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) You want to protect your home in case of the unexpected, but are not sure how much or what kind of insurance will meet your needs. Find the answers at an informative free public seminar, “Home and Hearth: Home Insurance Everyone Needs,” on Monday, September 15, 6:30 p.m. presented by the Nassau […]

Variations Theatre Group to Present Eric Bogosian’s TALK RADIO

August 27, 2014

Long Island Press Releases Performances Begin September 12 (Long Island, NY) Variations Theatre Group will present Eric Bogosian’s Pulitzer Prize-nominated play TALK RADIO beginning September 12th, with the Opening Night set for Tuesday, September 16th at The Chain Theatre. Inspired by the 1984 murder of controversial shock jock Alan Berg, TALK RADIO is set in a Cleveland radio station […]

Annual Walk-Along for Lupus, Long Island’s First and Longest Running Lupus Walk

August 27, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) For over two decades, the Lupus Alliance of Long Island/Queens has hosted the Walk-Along for Lupus, Long Island’s first and longest running lupus walk. On October 19, 2014, the Walk-Along for Lupus will celebrate 21 successful years! Held in Eisenhower Park’s Field 6, registration for the walk begins at 8:30 AM, and […]

Forklift Thieves Strike in Riverhead, Police Say

August 27, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and detectives from the Riverhead Police Department are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the person(s) who stole a forklift that was parked near a building in Riverhead. On Monday, August 11, 2014, between 2 p.m. and 5 p.m., one or more unknown people used a […]

Police Seeking Suspect who Stole from Port Jefferson Station Cash Register

August 27, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Sixth Precinct Crime Section officers are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the man who stole money from a business in Port Jefferson Station this month. Suffolk County Police Sixth Precinct Crime Section officers are seeking a man who stole money from […]

Multiple Arrests Announced for Wantagh Robbery Set Up Through Facebook

August 27, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) The First Squad reports the details of the arrest of two Holbrook men and one Ronkonkoma teen for Robbery that occurred on August 25, 2014 at 10:55 PM in Wantagh. According to detectives, two fourteen year old male victims were at the corner of Johnston and Douglas Avenues to meet a person […]

Manhattan Woman Arrested for DWI with Two Children in Vehicle

August 27, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) The Highway Patrol Bureau reports arrest of a Manhattan woman for driving while intoxicated, with her two children in the vehicle, and leaving the scene of an accident which occurred on Tuesday, 08/26/14 at 3:10 P.M. Police report that at approximately 3:05 P.M., Megan Pieroni, 38, of 233 East 50th St., was […]

Four Suspects Busted for Purchasing over $6,000 in Electronics with Fake Credit Card

August 27, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Crimes Against Property Squad detectives report the arrest of four Brooklyn men for grand larceny and possessing a fraudulent credit card which occurred in Valley Stream on Tuesday, 08/26/14 and 5:45 P.M. According to detectives, Oshane Anderson, 20, of 388 E. 18th St., Clifford Dominique, 22, of 711 E. 92nd St., Mamadou […]

Adelphi University Performing Arts Center Presents “Secrets and Seawalls” by Melissa Riker

August 27, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Adelphi University Performing Arts Center (AUPAC) is proud to present the first full production and preview of Secrets and Seawalls on September 12th at 7:30 p.m. and the 13th at 3:00 p.m., by Honors College graduate and alumna Melissa Riker B.F.A. ’96, artistic director and choreographer of Kinesis Project dance theatre. This […]

FMC Executive Director Jaci Clement Responds to ALS Ice Bucket Challenge from Zimmerman / Edelson

August 27, 2014

Long Island Press Releases Ticket purchases in next 96 hours will provide a portion of the proceeds to ALS; Connection Day 2014, presented by Bethpage Federal Credit Union, Oct. 24, 2014, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Briarcliffe College, Bethpage, N.Y. (LONG ISLAND, NY) Today, FMC Executive Director Jaci Clement announced their response to the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge from […]

Zeldin: Bishop’s New Political Ad Attempts to Scare Voters with Lies

August 26, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (New York, NY) Senator Lee Zeldin, Republican and Conservative Party candidate for Congress in New York’s First Congressional District, today criticized his opponent, incumbent Congressman Tim Bishop, for trying to scare voters with lies in his false and misleading “Zeldin’s Plan” TV advertisement. Congressman Bishop’s expensive new political commercial attempts to deceive voters by saying […]

Seniors Can Get Free Legal Consultations at Nassau County Bar Association Clinic

August 26, 2014

Long Island Press Releases Wednesday, September 17, 2014 (Long Island, NY) The Nassau County Bar Association (NCBA) provides free monthly legal consultation clinics for Nassau County residents 65 or older. Seniors have the opportunity to meet one-on-one with an attorney who volunteers to provide a half-hour private consultation on any topic of concern. The next Senior Citizen Free Legal […]

Nassau Police Report Armed Bank Robbery New Hyde Park; Search for Suspect Ongoing

August 26, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) The Robbery Squad reports the details of a bank Robbery that occurred on Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at 11:55 am in North New Hyde Park. According to detectives, a male black subject, mid 20’s, 6 feet tall, thin build, wearing blue hospital scrubs and an afro type wig, entered the TD Bank […]

NOW-NYS PAC Endorses Ted O’Brien on Women’s Equality Day

August 26, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Rochester, NY) The National Organization for Women-New York State PAC announced its endorsement of Senator Ted O’Brien on Women’s Equality Day. NOW-NYS PAC applauded O’Brien for his advocacy of the 10-point Women’s Equality Act. Senator Ted O’Brien said, “The National Organization for Women has a long history of championing women’s rights and advancing the cause […]

Reproductive Health Organizations Endorse DiNapoli for NYS Comptroller

August 26, 2014

Long Island Press Releases PPANY and NARAL Highlight NYS Comptroller DiNapoli’s Standing Strong for Women’s Reproductive Health Care (New York, NY) Planned Parenthood Advocates of New York (PPANY) and NARAL have announced their joint endorsement of incumbent Tom DiNapoli for New York State Comptroller, a tireless advocate for women and families across New York State. Noting that access to […]

Suffolk County Department of Health Services Meeting Notices

August 26, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) The Open Meetings or “Sunshine” laws of New York State and Suffolk County give the public the right to attend meetings of public bodies, listen to the debates and watch the decision-making process in action. The laws also require that notice of the time and place of all meetings be given prior […]

FREE Welcomes And Encourages All Affirming Prospective LGBT And Ally Parents To Consider Fostering

August 26, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (New York, NY) On Wednesday, October 8 at 6:00 p.m., Family Residences And Essential Enterprises, Inc. (FREE), in partnership with the New York City Administration for Children’s Services (ACS) and the LI GLBT Network , will be holding an LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender) foster parent recruitment event at their headquarters in Old Bethpage, […]

Nassau Cops Seeking Suspects in Two Armed Uniondale Robberies

August 26, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (New York, NY) The First Squad is investigating two Robberies that occurred on Monday, August 25, 2014 at 7:55 pm and 8:30 pm respectively in Uniondale. According to detectives, a 16 year old male victim was walking on Armond Street when a red 4-door Hyundai with tinted windows stopped beside him. Two male subjects exited […]

Bellone Honors Bohemia Fire Department’s Thomas J. Gorman as the Firemen’s Association of the State of New York’s 2014 Firefighter of the Year

August 26, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (New York, NY) Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone congratulated and presented a proclamation to Bohemia Fire Department’s Thomas J. Gorman who was named the Firemen’s Association of the State of New York’s 2014 Firefighter of the Year at their annual convention on August 22 in Albany, NY. “Firefighter Gorman’s incredible bravery and actions on that […]