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Barclays Center Launches New York Islanders Radio Network For 2015-16 Season

Barclays Center has launched the New York Islanders Radio Network that includes WNYE 91.5 FM, WRHU 88.7 FM, and WRCN 103.9 FM. The three stations will broadcast every game in the team’s inaugural season in Brooklyn.

Mangano: Coliseum Construction Opportunities Available For Minority & Women Business Owners

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano, the Office of Minority Affairs – in partnership with the Nassau Events Center (NEC) – today announced that a Minority and Women-owned Business Enterprises (MWBE) Networking Seminar will take place from ...

Mangano: Resource Fair To Help Displaced A&P Workers

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today announced support for the 700 Nassau County residents that face unemployment and displacement as A&P, which owns Waldbaum’s and Pathmark on Long Island, begins closing stores due to bankruptcy and ...

Legislator Anker Spotlights Revco Lighting in Miller Place

Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker joined Revco Lighting + Electrical Supply at the Grand Opening of their new showroom and counter on Saturday, September 19th.

Nassau Bar Association To Help US Citizenship Applicants at Free “Citizenship Interview Demonstration” October 22

Immigrants who are getting ready to take the final steps to become American citizens can receive some free assistance through the Nassau County Bar Association’s seminar, “US Citizenship Interview Demonstration,” on Thursday, October 22, 2015, 6 - ...

Long Islanders Gear Up For the 4th Annual Arts Alive LI Celebration to Help Boost the Local Economy

Long Island Arts Alliance and Bank of America are proud to announce Arts Alive LI 2015 – a unique collaborative initiative that aligns with regional priorities to help Long Island become culturally and economically richer, a more ...

Governor Cuomo Creates New Fellowship and Scholarship Programs to Honor the Life and Achievements of Carey Gabay

Governor Cuomo announced the creation of the “Carey Gabay Fellowship” and the “Carey Gabay Scholarship” to honor his life and work.

Schumer: Game Changer Ronkonkoma Hub Development Project Needs Fed Support to Stay on Track

United States Senator Charles E. Schumer, today, announced a major effort to help secure much-needed federal infrastructure funding for the massive Ronkonkoma Hub Transit Oriented Development (TOD) Project.

Governor Cuomo Announces $3.6 Million in Grants Available For Superstorm Sandy Disaster Relief Program

Governor Cuomo announced $3.6 million in grants are available to businesses in New York’s fishing industry affected by the impacts of Superstorm Sandy.

South Farmingdale Water District Welcomes Francis J. Koch, P.E. as New Superintendent

Francis (Frank) J. Koch, P.E. of Malverne is appointed new Superintendent with South Farmingdale Water District.

Long Island Media, Inc. Names John Colascione as Chief Executive Officer

Long Island Media Inc., today announced the appointment of John Colascione to the newly created position of Chief Executive Officer.

Governor Cuomo Announces 15 Additional Companies Join Start-Up NY

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced 15 more businesses plan to expand in or locate to New York as a result of START-UP NY, the innovative program that establishes tax-free areas associated with colleges and universities across ...

Governor Cuomo Announces Over $16 Million to Fund Projects Generating Economic Opportunity Across New York State

Governor Cuomo announced that $16.7 million in economic development funding has been approved for 25 projects that are spurring growth and opportunity statewide.

Governor Cuomo, Joined By Vice President Biden, Announces Push to Raise New York's Minimum Wage to $15 An Hour

Governor Cuomo, joined by Vice President Joseph Biden, today rallied for fair pay for New York’s workers and announced a push to make New York the first state in the nation to adopt a $15.00 per hour ...

National Grid Reverses Decision to Charge Sandy Victims

After weeks of outcry from Assemblyman Todd Kaminsky and affected community members, National Grid has agreed to discontinue charging superstorm Sandy victims who are demolishing or elevating their houses for disconnecting and reconnecting their natural gas lines.

Major Steps Underway For Nassau Coliseum Entertainment and Retail Development Project

Since Billy Joel’s final sold-out show at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on August 4, progress continues on Long Island's future premier entertainment and retail destination.

Two Regional News, Media Giants Merge; Network of Digital Publications for Long Island to Possess Conglomerate Advantage in New York Region

Acquisition of “Long Island Exchange” Digital Newspaper, Other Pubs, by LongIsland.com’s Long Island Media Inc.; Single Entity Now Owns and Operates Multiple News and Media Publications; Automotive Brands, Regional Yellow Pages Business.

Mangano: Long Beach Job Fair To Take Place On September 24th

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and the Christian Light Missionary Baptist Church today announced a Long Beach Job Fair will take place on Thursday, September 24th from 10am to 1pm at the Long Beach Martin Luther ...

NYSDEC's New York Environmental Leaders Program Open Enrollment Period Runs Through October 31st

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (Department) is pleased to announce the 2015 open enrollment period for the New York Environmental Leaders (NYEL) program.

Mangano Announces Long Island Community And Economic Development Conference

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and the Nassau County Office of Minority Affairs in collaboration with the New Millennium Development, Suffolk County and the State University of New York today announced the 2015 Long Island Community ...
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