08/04/18 8:00am
COURTESY PHOTO

COURTESY PHOTO

On Independence Day week, Suffolk County Legislator Kara Hahn (D-Setauket) joined with environmentalists and the county’s “Single Use Plastic Reduction Task Force” in calling for Suffolk to “declare independence” from plastic straws. (more…)

07/28/18 8:00am

FreedomofThePress

It was an unprecedented incident in Suffolk County history when two journalists were ejected from a political rally. It happened last month at a public event for Congressman Lee Zeldin (R-Shirley) whose district includes Shelter Island. (more…)

07/01/18 8:00am
COURTESY PHOTO Lupita Gadeas

COURTESY PHOTO Lupita Gadeas

Just three years ago, Lupita Gadeas was a student in my investigative reporting class at the State University of New York/College at Old Westbury.

Following an internship at Adictivo, a TV program shot at studios in Hauppauge and Long Island City and aired on Telemundo, Lupita landed a job with Adictivo as a reporter.

In April, Lupita and two other journalists at Adictivo received an Emmy Award from the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. (more…)

06/03/18 11:00am
COURTESY PHOTO | Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone at a recent press conference

COURTESY PHOTO | Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone at a recent press conference

A push for more intense development of Suffolk County is under way. (more…)

05/27/18 11:00am
COURTESY PHOTO | Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone at a recent press conference

COURTESY PHOTO | Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone at a recent press conference

County Executive Steve Bellone is promoting development that would transform Suffolk County by intensifying density here. “A New Suburbia is Coming to Long Island,” was the title of an essay by Mr. Bellone recently published in Long Island Business News. (more…)