New York state to pay billions of dollars to School districts

New York state to pay billions of dollars to School districts

Gov. Hochul announced yesterday that New York state is committed to paying billions of dollars in what is being called Foundation Aid to School districts across New York. Around $20 billion is expected to be given out to districts over the next three years. It will be up to state legislators to decide on a…

FDA to approve mixing and matching of COVID-19 booster shots

FDA to approve mixing and matching of COVID-19 booster shots

Federal regulators are expected to authorize the mixing and matching of COVID-19 booster shots this week in an effort to provide flexibility for those seeking to maintain protection against the coronavirus. The upcoming announcement by the Food and Drug Administration is likely to come along with authorization for boosters of the Moderna and Johnson &…

Manhasset schools hacked

Manhasset schools hacked

Hackers who demanded but did not receive ransom payments from Manhasset schools last month posted stolen district files to the dark web, according to school officials Law enforcement has been working with cybersecurity experts since the ransomware was found last month. Those who were affected by the leak are being directly notified. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig,…

Islanders win, the Ducks and Nets lose

Islanders win, the Ducks and Nets lose

In Sports the Long Island Ducks Season end last night. The Ducks were defeated by the Lexington Legends 13-2 in Game Four of the Atlantic League Championship Series. The Legends win the best-of-five series three games to one and are the 2021 Atlantic League champions. The NBA Season started last night. The Brooklyn Nets lost…

Disaster Recovery Centers Open in Nassau, Suffolk Counties

Disaster Recovery Centers Open in Nassau, Suffolk Counties

FEMA has opened Disaster Recovery Centers in Nassau and Suffolk counties at: Michael J. Tully Park Physical Activity Center, 1801 Evergreen Ave., New Hyde Park, NY 11040 Rose Caracappa Senior Center, 739 NY-25A, Mount Sinai, NY 11766Hours of operation: 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. seven days a week.You can meet face-to-face with FEMA staffers and…

Jets and Giants start a new season

Jets and Giants start a new season

The Jets and Giants Kicked off the season yesterday. The Jets Lost in Carolina to the Panthers 19 to 14, rookie QB Zach Wilson was sacked 6 times The Giants lost to the Broncos 27 to 13 The Mets beat the Yankees 7 to 6 Daniil Medvedev won the US Open, ends Novak Djokovic’s Grand…

A car smashed into a store in Great Neck

A car smashed into a store in Great Neck

Six people were injured after a car smashed into a store on Middle Neck Road in Great Neck on Sunday afternoon. The incident took place at Salon DeFranco, a hair styling studio and spa. A car end up flipped on its side inside the store. Nassau County police said all the injuries were minor. (AP…

The MTA and Garden City are in a legal battle over bridge construction

The MTA and Garden City are in a legal battle over bridge construction

A Legal dispute between MTA and Garden City is threatening to delay the LIRR’s Third Track project and drive up costs of the $2.6 billion project. The MTA filed a lawsuit saying the village is refusing to issue the needed permits to reconstruct the Denton Avenue Bridge in order to make the Third Track project…