FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

Firestorm Over Campbell Brown’s Wall-Street Backed Lawsuit Against Teachers

July 28, 2014

Long Island Press Releases Parents and Teachers Slam Bogus Lawsuit as Wall St. Front Group, Dismiss Former TV-Anchor as Out-of-Touch and with No Credibility on Education Issues (New York, NY) – Yesterday, Campbell Brown announced she will file a bogus lawsuit on Monday aiming to strip due process rights from teachers, by allowing for the unwarranted punishing or firing […]

Police Report Street Mugging in West Hempstead

July 25, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) The Fourth Squad reports the details of a Robbery that occurred on Friday, July 25, 2014 at 9:30 A.M. in West Hempstead. According to detectives, a 24 year old female exited her place of employment on Hempstead Turnpike and was walking to her car when a male black subject (no further description), […]

Bellone, D’Amaro Promote Free Smoking Cessation Course in Melville

July 25, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Hauppauge, NY) Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone and Legislator Louis D’Amaro encourage residents in the Melville area to take advantage of a free course to help them quit smoking. “Tobacco use is the leading cause of preventable death,” said Bellone, who earlier this year signed legislation to raise the age for the sale of tobacco […]

Hannon and Mangano Sponsoring Property Tax Exemptions Workshop August 8

July 25, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) If you live in and are the owner of a home, condominium or cooperative apartment (co-op), you may qualify for hundreds of dollars in property tax savings each year. “I’m partnering with Nassau County Executive Mangano to bring the Department of Assessment office operations to the Uniondale Public Library (400 Uniondale Avenue, […]

Four Wounded IDF Veterans Participate in WWP ‘Soldier Ride’ in NY

July 25, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Four former Israel Defense Forces (IDF) soldiers, who were wounded during their military service, competed in the Wounded Warrior Project (WWP) Soldier Ride alongside wounded U.S. veterans in Manhattan and Long Island this past weekend. The Israelis included David Peretz, Itzik Gabai, Vlad Tokarev, and Itamar Gat. Ariel Gat, David Peretz, Itamar […]

Health Commissioner to Residents: Know about Hepatitis, Know Your Status

July 25, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) July 28 is World Hepatitis Day, one of only four World Health Organization (WHO) disease-specific days. According to WHO, nearly 400 million  people are living with chronic viral hepatitis and 1 million people die each year from causes related to viral hepatitis. Suffolk County Commissioner of Health Services James Tomarken, MD, MPH, MBA, […]

Officers Rescue Holbrook Man by Applying Tourniquet

July 25, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Suffolk County Police today saved a man who accidently cut himself in Holbrook this morning. A 33-year-old Brentwood man was working outside of a residence on Flintridge Drive in Holbrook when he accidentally cut his forearm with a utility knife at approximately 11 a.m. Fifth Precinct Officers Eric DiPrima and David Kolesar […]

Call for Artists & Craftspeople: 51st Holiday Fine Arts & Crafts Fair

July 25, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) The Art League of Long Island is looking for artists and craftspeople who wish to exhibit and sell paintings, sculpture, woodcraft, ceramics, mosaics, fiber art, photography, jewelry, wearable art, and other unique handcrafted items at their 51st Holiday Fine Arts & Crafts Fair. The event takes place December 6 & 7, 2014 […]

Two Blue Point Men Arrested in Connection with Several Burglaries

July 25, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Suffolk County Police have arrested two men in connection with several residential burglaries that occurred in Blue Point during the past week. A resident of Oakwood Drive in Blue Point called 911 on July 24 at approximately 2:10 p.m. after discovering their home had been burglarized. Fifth Squad Special Operations Team detectives, […]

Zeldin Calls for Border Security, Humanitarian Care and Safe Repatriation for Children at the Border

July 25, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Senator Lee Zeldin, Republican and Conservative Party candidate for Congress in New York’s First Congressional District, released the following statement calling on the federal government to secure our borders and stop the surge of illegal immigrants flooding our country: “America is, and always has been, a country built on the dreams of […]

Mitt Romney Endorses Senator Lee Zeldin for U.S. Congress

July 25, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Senator Lee Zeldin, Republican and Conservative Party candidate for U.S. Congress in New York’s First Congressional District, was endorsed today by former Governor and GOP Presidential candidate Mitt Romney. “Senator and Army Reserve Major Lee Zeldin is exactly the type of new blood Washington so desperately needs. He will help stop the […]

Statement from A.G. Schneiderman and Superintendent Lawsky on Agreement with Lyft

July 25, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (New York, NY) Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman and New York State Superintendent of Financial Services Benjamin M. Lawsky today released the following statement on their agreement with Lyft. In the agreement entered into today, Lyft has agreed to operate in New York State in full compliance with existing laws and regulations. The company will launch […]

Federal Officials to Announce Alcohol Ban on Fire Island Beaches

July 25, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Islip Town Councilman John Cochrane Jr will join U.S. Chief Ranger Dwayne Michaels of the Fire Island National Seashore, community leaders, and Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) in an announcement that will detail a ban by federal officials on alcohol consumption on certain portions of Fire Island beginning Aug. 1, 2014, at […]

Cops Seeking Couple That Stole Vacuum Cleaner from Medford Target

July 25, 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 a man and woman who stole merchandise from a Medford store last month. A man and woman entered Target, located a 2975 Horseblock Road, and stole a Shark upright vacuum […]

LI Hospital for Special Surgery Ranked No. 1 in Orthopedics by U.S. News & World Report

July 24, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Once again, Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS), which has a Physician Office in Uniondale, Long Island, has been ranked the No. 1  hospital in the country for orthopedics by U.S.News & World Report in its newly released 2014 “Best Hospitals” survey. The hospital, which is located on Manhattan’s Upper East Side, is also nationally ranked No. 3 […]

Woman Arrested for Hit and Run After Striking Four Victims

July 24, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (New York, NY) Suffolk County Police today arrested a woman for striking four men with her car, and then leaving the scene of the crash in Wyandanch early this morning. Netanya Lewis was involved in an altercation on S. 32nd Street, at approximately 4 a.m. when she got in her vehicle and struck four men, […]

Street Assault and Mugging Incident Reported in Woodmere

July 24, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (New York, NY) The Fourth Squad is investigating a Robbery that occurred on July 23, 2014 at 10:28 pm in Woodmere. According to detectives, a 20 year old male victim arrived at his home on Neptune Avenue and as he exited his vehicle two unknown male subjects approached him and demanded money. The subjects then […]

Lake Ronkonkoma Beach Closed

July 24, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (New York, NY) Lake Ronkonkoma Beach is closed to bathing due to the finding of bacterial levels in excess of acceptable criteria. According to Suffolk County Commissioner of Health James Tomarken, MD, MPH, bathing in bacteria-contaminated water can result in gastrointestinal illness, as well as infections of the eyes, ears, nose, and throat. For the […]

Governor Cuomo Signs Senator Sanders’ Bill to Criminalize Directing of Laser Light Beams at Aircraft into Law

July 24, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (New York, NY) Governor Cuomo has signed a bill introduced by Senator James Sanders Jr. (D-Rochdale Village) into law that makes it a crime to interfere with an aircraft by shining a laser at the airplane or in its flight path. The law makes such an offense a class A misdemeanor (punishable by up to […]

Statement from the Office of the Attorney General on Lawsuit Against Barclays

July 24, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (New York, NY) The following statement was issued today by Damien LaVera, Communications Director for Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman: “The complaint filed last month by Attorney General Schneiderman clearly details the allegations that Barclays engaged in a persistent pattern of fraud and deceit, lying to its investors in order to grow its own dark […]

Free Mortgage Foreclosure/Sandy Recovery Assistance Available at Nassau Bar

July 24, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Nassau County has the second highest mortgage foreclosure rate in New York State, with 1 in every 979 Nassau homeowners in some stage of foreclosure. Many other residents are still not back to normal after Superstorm Sandy hit. The good news is that these residents can receive free legal guidance and referrals […]

Police Investigating Williston Park Store Fire

July 24, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) The Arson Bomb Squad is investigating a Fire that occurred in Williston Park on Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 2:40 am. According to detectives, Third Precinct Police Officers responded to a working fire at multiple strip stores located at 615, 617, 619, 621, and 623 ( business/apartment) Willis Avenue. The fire caused […]

A.G. Schneiderman Leads Multistate Coalition Urging U.S. Supreme Court to Protect Consumer Rights

July 24, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (New York, NY) Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman announced that he is leading a coalition of more than 25 states in filing a friend-of-the-court brief urging the U.S. Supreme Court to uphold consumer rescission rights under the federal Truth in Lending Act (TILA). TILA requires creditors to clearly and accurately disclose the terms of loans […]

Riverhead to Host 2nd Annual Paddle Battle LI Event

July 24, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) The second annual Paddle Battle LI event is set to hit the Peconic River in Downtown Riverhead, on Saturday, July 26, 2014. This popular event raises money for two East End not-for profit organizations, the Riverhead Foundation for Marine Research and Preservation and the East End Tourism Alliance. Racers can participate in […]


Business Advertising