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New Hannon Law Will Make it Easier to Prosecute Unlawful Pharmacists

July 9, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Anthony D’Alessandro, a pharmacist, was recently charged with stealing approximately 200,000 oxycodone pills, with a reported street value of $5.6 million. According to the New York Times report, Mr. D’Alessandro had been stealing the pills since 2009, from the vault at Mount Sinai Beth Israel hospital, where he worked as pharmacist. “This […]

Our Lady of Consolation Wins Top Award for Quality and Safety

July 9, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Celebrating significant achievements in improving patient care, HANYS presented the 2014 Pinnacle Awards for Quality and Patient Safety at its 46th Annual Membership Conference. HANYS received 67 submissions from across the state that spanned the continuum of care. The organization presented the award for post-acute providers to Catholic Health Services (CHS). Our […]

Suffolk County Department of Public Works Pesticide Notification

July 9, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Weather permitting; the Suffolk County Department of Public Works is planning to treat sections of the following communities as part of their ongoing annual efforts to control adult mosquitoes. The following treatments are for Vector Control: Time and date of the application: July 9, 2014, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM Approximate location(s): […]

Keep Funds Out from Under Tap

July 9, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Gov. Andrew Cuomo wants to raid more than half a billion dollars dedicated to our clean water infrastructure needs to instead help his Thruway Authority build a bridge. Because these are federal funds being unilaterally redirected without public oversight or scrutiny, his actions could compromise a critical federal funding stream for our […]

New Teen Workshops Announced for Ages 14-18 at the Bay Street Theater in Sag Harbor

July 9, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Sag Harbor, NY) Bay Street Theater is pleased to announce its new Teen Workshops for ages 14-18. The workshops will be at Bay Street Theater and run 1 pm – 6 pm on July 14 and August 4. Teens will have the opportunity to work one on one with Bay Street’s Extraordinary Mainstage Artists in […]

Bay Street Theater Announces Upcoming August Summer Kids Theater Camps in Bridgehampton

July 9, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Sag Harbor, NY) Bay Street Theater is pleased to announce its upcoming Summer Kids Theater Camps in August with the announcement of the camp team. The camps are for ages 7-9 or 9-12 as listed in the schedule. The camps will be at the Southampton Arts Center and Studio 3 in Bridgehampton and run 9:30 […]

New 50-Member Wyandanch Youth Center Chorus Presented First Concert June 10

July 9, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) The new Wyandanch Youth Center Chorus is a children’s ensemble that has been created this year by Usdan Center for the Creative and Performing Arts. The program is one part of Usdan’s initiative to support arts education on Long Island and in the Boroughs. The Chorus presented its first concert on June […]

Bay Street Theater Announces “A Divine Evening with Charles Busch” Saturday, July 26 in Sag Harbor

July 9, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Sag Harbor, NY) Bay Street Theater is pleased to announce “A Divine Evening with Charles Busch,” accompanied by Tom Judson on Saturday, July 26. The show starts at 8 pm. This special evening includes a VIP ticket opportunity to mix and mingle with the artist at a cocktail party following the performance. Tickets are available […]

Perfume Shoplifter Being Sought in Commack

July 9, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Fourth Precinct Crime Section officers are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate a person who stole items from a store in Commack last month. A young woman entered Ulta, located at 78 Veterans Memorial Highway, on May 17, and stole assorted bottles […]

Suffolk Police Seeking Credit Card Thief

July 9, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Second Squad detectives are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying and locating a man who used stolen credit cards in May. On May 18, 2014 a man entered a vehicle that was parked in a driveway on Heights Road in Fort Salonga and stole […]

House Fire Successfully Fought by Uniondale Fire Department

July 9, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Arson/Bomb Squad detectives report the details of a house fire that occurred on July 8, 2014 at 6:41 pm in Uniondale. According to detectives, while on routine patrol, a First Precinct police officer observed smoke billowing out of the second story of a Union Drive home. After entering the residence, the officer […]

Queens Man Arrested for Floral Park Burglary

July 9, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Third Squad detectives report the arrest of a Jamaica, Queens man for a Burglary that occurred on July 8, 2014 at 1:46 pm in Floral Park. According to detectives, Anthony Wearen, 54, of 115 04 142nd Street was observed by a witness breaking a rear window and entering a Calla Avenue residence. […]

Bay Street Theater Announces World Premiere of “MY LIFE IS A MUSICAL” (July 29-August 31) Sag Harbor

July 9, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Sag Harbor, NY) – Bay Street Theater is pleased to announce the World Premiere of MY LIFE IS A MUSICAL  (July 29-August 31). This musical comedy book, music and lyrics by Adam Overett, will be directed and choreographed by Marlo Hunter. Presented in association with Martin Platt, David Elliott, Cheryl Wiesenfeld, Joan Raffe & Jhett Tolentino, and Patrick […]

Art of Barbara Bilotta Opens at Art League of of Long Island August 9 through August 24

July 8, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) An exhibition of large, dynamic works by Abstract Expressionist Barbara Bilotta will be on display in the Art League of Long Island’s Jeanie Tengelsen Gallery August 9 through August 24. In Cross Currents, Ms. Bilotta’s use of acrylic paint and resin immerses the viewer into her work, evoking a sense of spectator […]

A.G. Schneiderman Announces Agreement with Uber to Cap Pricing During Emergencies

July 8, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (New York, NY) Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today announced an agreement with Uber, a mobile application that connects riders with for-hire vehicles, to limit prices during “abnormal disruptions of the market” – typically, emergencies and natural disasters — consistent with New York’s price gouging statute.  In addition, Uber is expected to announce a national […]

Fashion Show by Anolie Magazine Featuring Differently-Abled Indivicuals from FREE

July 8, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Family Residences and Essential Enterprises, Inc. (FREE), an organization that benefits and supports more than 3,500 individuals with intellectual disabilities, mental illness and traumatic brain injury, teamed with Anolie Magazine to present Disable the Label. The evening of beauty, photography, fashion and refreshments was hosted by supermodel Coco Mitchell, and highlighted runway […]

Vote for Your Favorite “Savvy Senior” for AGES’ 5th Annual Savvy Senior Day

July 8, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Get a jumpstart this summer on election season by voting for your favorite Savvy Senior! The Association of Generational Experts for Seniors (AGES) is accepting nominations for “Savvy Senior” citizens, now through Sunday, August, 31, 2014. Each senior submitted will be considered a candidate for 2014’s Savvy Senior King and Queen, who […]

Senator Lee Zeldin Calls for Ending Aid to Palestinian Authority

July 8, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) On July 7, Senator Lee Zeldin, Republican and Conservative Party candidate for Congress in New York’s First Congressional District, called on Washington to halt aid to the Palestinian Authority. “Last week, three innocent adolescents were buried in the prime of their lives—victims of ruthless terror largely thought to have been perpetrated by […]

Senator Lee Zeldin Advances to Top Tier of NRCC Young Gun Program

July 8, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) On July 8, Senator Lee Zeldin, Republican and Conservative Party candidate for Congress in New York’s First Congressional District, was named to the National Republican Congressional Committee’s (NRCC) Young Guns program. Each cycle, the NRCC names select, top-tier candidates to the program, after they have successfully hit a number of important campaign […]

Suffolk County Legislature Approves Funding For Dredging of South Ferry Channel

July 8, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) The Suffolk County Legislature voted unanimously to approve funding for dredging of the South Ferry Channel between North Haven and Shelter Island at the June 17 general meeting of the Legislature in Riverhead. The resolution amends the 2014 capital budget and appropriates the funding for this project. This resolution will authorize the […]

HITFest Presents Shakespeare’s The Tempest at Mulford Farm

July 8, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Summer in the Hamptons promises to be a ‘perfect storm’ of a season, with live theatre performances, picnicking, fun in the sun, kids’ activities and entertainment galore. Audiences may enjoy all of that and more on 12 starlit nights from August 6 – 24th at Hamptons Independent Theatre Festival’s (HITFest) outdoor production […]

Gallery North is Pleased to Present “Impressions” July 25- August 22

July 8, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Gallery North is pleased to present “Impressions”, an exhibition which highlights the Art of Printmaking. Prints are unique images, not simply reproductions, designed from the start to create original works of art. “Impressions” will show the work of contemporary printmakers who use various techniques to present their artistic ideas. Included in this […]

Long Island Musicians Pay Tribute to Harry Chapin, July 21

July 8, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) For a tenth year in a row, on Monday evening, July 21, some of Long Island’s top musical talent will gather at Eisenhower Park in East Meadow to perform the music of the late singer-songwriter -activist Harry Chapin, playing his songs for the cause to which he dedicated himself. It was on […]

Partially Dismembered Body Found in Bay Shore Parking Lot

July 8, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Suffolk County Police Homicide Squad detectives are investigating the death of a woman whose partially dismembered body was found in a parking lot in Bay Shore. Third Precinct police officers responded to a municipal parking lot on Gibson Street at 6:50 a.m. today after two people who were walking to the ferry […]