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Partnering For Long Islanders

On Tuesday, June 15th two Long Island not-for-profit organizations, Options for Community Living, Inc. and Long Island Cares, teamed up to provide food for area residents in need. Long Island Cares’ Mobile Outreach Resource Enterprise (MORE) arrived at Options’ administrative office in Ronkonkoma at 10 am to distribute food and provide additional resources. At the […]
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New Senior Living Residences Opens In Plainview

Town Supervisor Joseph Saladino joined with the ownership, management and staff of The Residences at Plainview to celebrate the grand opening of the new senior living facility located at 9 Gerhard Road in Plainview. The Residences at Plainview is an exciting new addition to the Chelsea Senior Living portfolio of senior lifestyle environments, which revolve […]
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East Islip Student Makes A Big Splash In The County-Wide “Be Pool-Smart” Contest

Legislator Tom Cilmi presented a proclamation to Anndrea Pumay, winner of this year’s “Be Pool Smart” poster contest.  Anndrea is a third grade student from JFK Elementary School in East Islip. Having been selected by Legislator Cilmi as the 10th District winner, Anndrea’s poster was submitted and subsequently chosen by the Legislature’s Budget Review Office as […]
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Legislator Tom Donnelly Honors North Babylon Nurse

Suffolk County Legislator Tom Donnelly (D-Deer Park) recently recognized Roxana Sherrill, RN, MS, COHN-S, a nurse at North Shore University Hospital and a clinical professor of Nursing at Stony Brook University School of Nursing who went above and beyond during the COVID-19 pandemic, as his 2021 Healthcare Hero. Throughout the pandemic, Ms. Sherrill covered 10 […]
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Town of Oyster Bay Kicks Off Official Start to Summer Fun

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor Joseph Saladino joined with Councilman Lou Imbroto, Councilman Tom Hand and Town Clerk Rich LaMarca to celebrate the official start to summer in the Town of Oyster Bay. All Town pools, including Syosset-Woodbury, Bethpage, Plainview-Old Bethpage, Marjorie Post in Massapequa and the saltwater pool at Tappen Beach are officially open as […]
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Island Harvest Food Bank Receives $96,500 from Stop & Shop’s Food for Friends Campaign

Island Harvest Food Bank, a leading Long Island hunger-relief organization, today announced it had received $96,500 from Stop & Shop’s Food for Friends campaign. According to Randi Shubin Dresner, president & CEO, Island Harvest Food Bank, funding received from the Food for Friends initiative will be used to hire a part-time, bi-lingual dietician to promote healthy