Government Long Island News

Two Nissan Dealers to Pay $350,000 for Overcharging Customers

NEW YORK – New York Attorney General Letitia James has secured more than $350,000 from two Long Island Nissan dealerships, Route 112 Nissan and South Shore Nissan, for overcharging more than 200 New Yorkers who wanted to purchase their leased vehicles at the end of their lease term. An investigation by the Office of the Attorney General […]

Long Island News Openings

Contessa Gallery to Open in Southampton

SOUTHAMPTON, NY — Contessa Gallery plans to open a landmark 7,000 Square Foot Gallery Space in Southampton Village. Steve Hartman, President and Owner of Contessa Galleries, announced that the gallery will open a new public exhibition and private viewing space in Southampton Village, in the former Hauser & Wirth gallery location. The site, at 9 Main […]

Healthcare Hospital Long Island News

Cold Spring Harbor Extends Affiliation With Northwell Health

The Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory on Long Island has extended its affiliation with Northwell Health to bring cutting-edge biology research to the bedside of tens of thousands of cancer patients in diverse communities across the state. The agreement ensures continued collaboration and support for ongoing clinical trials, among other advanced biotechnology initiatives. “The alliance between Cold […]

Healthcare Long Island News

Northwell Health Opens Molecular Lab in Long Island

The Northwell Health Cancer Institute and its Center for Genomic Medicine announced the opening of Long Island’s first clinical Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory (MDL), a $3.2 million 2,800 square foot state-of-the-art facility with cutting-edge technology of next-generation sequencing (NGS) that provides point-of-care tumor and patient genomic profiling to inform precision cancer therapy. The MDL will provide improved accuracy […]

Education Long Island News

Hofstra University Receives $35 Million Gift

Charles Frei, a Hofstra University alumnus from the Class of 1955, has bequeathed $35 million dollars to fund undergraduate scholarships for students in the Frank G. Zarb School of Business. This is the largest gift towards undergraduate education and the second largest gift in the history of the University. Hofstra will endow scholarships in Mr. […]

Long Island News Openings

Lamborghini Unveils Redesigned Showroom in Long Island

JERICHO, NY – Automobili Lamborghini celebrated the debut of its redesigned showroom in Long Island last month with a VIP event following the brand’s best year in terms of sales and deliveries in 2023. The grand opening event featured the market premiere of the Urus SE – the first plug-in hybrid SUV and most powerful version […]

Legal Long Island Offices

Wilson Elser Moves to Larger Offices in Long Island

NEW YORK – The law firm Wilson Elser has relocated its Garden City, NY, office  to a new location in suburban East Meadow, NY, to accommodate a larger workforce. With space totaling 13,357 square feet on the 7th floor of 90 Merrick Avenue, the office is designed to maximize natural light, which flows through to […]

Funding Government Long Island News

NYS Giving $15 Million to Expand Pancreatic Cancer Center

Governor Kathy Hochul announced $15 million for the expansion of Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory’s Pancreatic Cancer Center of Excellence. The funding from Empire State Development will be used for the Lab’s $500 million expansion plan and builds on the $55 million previously committed by New York State, making the State one of the labs largest […]

Hotels Long Island News

Bentley Hotel in Southampton to Join JdV by Hyatt Brand

Hyatt Hotels Corporation announced The Bentley Hotel Southampton has officially joined the Hyatt portfolio as an affiliated hotel, in collaboration with Bijal Hospitality, the property’s owner and operator. The hotel, which is currently in the midst of an extensive renovation, is now bookable across Hyatt reservation channels and is expected to join the JdV by […]

Construction Long Island News

NYS DOT to Spend $27 Million on Long Island Projects

Governor Kathy Hochul announced that construction is getting underway on projects that will enhance safety and travel conditions at several locations across Long Island, marking a $27 million investment by the State Department of Transportation that will create approximately 350 jobs during construction. These projects include renewing, modernizing and easing traffic conditions at intersections on […]

Funding Government Long Island News

NYS to Invest $100 Million in Brookhaven Electron-Ion Collider

Governor Kathy Hochul announced that Empire State Development has executed a $100 million Grant Disbursement Agreement for the transformative Electron-Ion Collider project at Brookhaven National Laboratory. The agreement with the U.S. Department of Energy marks a major milestone toward bringing the world’s only next-generation EIC to Long Island and launches New York State’s investment in […]

Healthcare Hospital Long Island News

Neurocare Long Island Joins Northwell Health

NeuroCare Long Island, a group of four neurosurgeons with offices throughout Suffolk County has joined Northwell Health. The board-certified, fellowship trained neurosurgeons have practiced on Long Island and throughout the New York Metropolitan area for over 20 years and will now perform surgeries at South Shore University Hospital (SSUH). Leading the group of neurosurgeons are Kevin Mullins, […]

Banks Long Island News

Dime Bank Launches Zelle for Business

HAUPPAUGE, NY — Dime Community Bancshares, Inc., the parent company of Dime Community Bank announced the launch of Zelle for Business for the bank’s customers. Commenting on the launch of Zelle for Business, Michael Fegan, Chief Technology and Operations Officer at Dime said “We are very excited to launch Zelle for business today. It reinforces Dime’s […]

Government Long Island News NYC

NY AG Secures $1.9 Million Settlement From Nissan Dealerships

NEW YORK – New York Attorney General Letitia James announced settlements worth more than $1.9 million with five Nissan car dealerships in New York City and on Long Island for overcharging over a thousand New Yorkers who wanted to purchase their leased vehicles at the end of their lease term. An investigation by the Office […]

Banks Long Island News

New York Community Bancorp Receives $1 Billion in Investments

HICKSVILLE, NY — New York Community Bancorp has completed $1.05 billion of investments in the Company by Liberty Strategic Capital (“Liberty”), funds managed by Hudson Bay Capital Management, funds managed by Reverence Capital Partners, and other investors. Executive Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Sandro DiNello stated, “The completion of this major equity raise demonstrates […]