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Everfresh launches fundraiser for Israeli troops, citizens

Everfresh Supermarket in Great Neck started a campaign last week to raise money for Israeli soldiers and citizens.

  • icon Posted: July 25

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Friday 07/25/2014
Great Neck Peace Action to remember bombing victims
Posted: July 25, 2014

The Great Neck chapter of the pacifist non-profit organization Peace Action will hold a commemoration on Aug. 6 for the 69th anniversary of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation at Shelter Rock in Manhasset.

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Two SUNY Old Westbury professors receieve state funding
Posted: July 25, 2014

Two SUNY College at Old Westbury professors have received state funding to analyze the role race relations plays in the college experiences of female immigrants, school officials said.

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Thursday 07/24/2014
Gridlock threatens road work: Schumer
Posted: July 24, 2014

Sen. Charles Schumer (D-New York) said in Old Westbury on Monday that funding for the repair of highways and bridges across the country - including more than 200 in Nassau County - would be cut on Aug. 1 if Congress did not vote on a bill to fund the federal government’s “highway trust fund.”  

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Hospitals, union workers avert strike
Posted: July 24, 2014

The League of Voluntary Hospitals and Homes of New York and 1199SEIU United Healthcare Workers East announced a tentative four-year contract agreement on Monday that calls for wage increases of 13 percent for 1199 workers in the North Shore-LIJ Health Care System and four other New York metro area hospital systems.

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Willis Avenue blaze guts five businesses
Updated: July 25, 2014 - 11:16 am

A five-alarm fire destroyed five businesses along Willis Avenue in Williston Park early Thursday morning, fire officials said. 

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Labate to not challenge 11-vote loss to Lally
Posted: July 24, 2014

Republican congressional candidate Stephen Labate announced on Monday that he was conceding the June 24 election primary for the 3rd district to allow Grant Lally to challenge Rep. Steve Israel (D-Huntington). 

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County to privatize sewer, storm systems
Posted: July 24, 2014

Nassau County has reached an agreement with a New Jersey-based company to oversee its sewer and storm water system, which officials said would yield close to $240 million in savings for the county over the next 20 years.

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Long Island gains with no LIRR pain
Posted: July 24, 2014

Metropolitan Transportation Authority officials and union leaders representing Long Island Railroad workers reached a labor agreement on Thursday, avoiding a strike that was tentatively scheduled to begin just after midnight on Sunday and would have affected more than 300,000 weekday commuters.

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