J.D. Allen

Assistant News Director and Producer, The Full Story

A native Long Islander, J.D. is WSHU's assistant news director and producer of The Full Story. Formerly WAMC’s Berkshire bureau chief, he has reported for public radio stations, including bylines with WSHU, WNYC, WBUR, WNPR and NPR. J.D. has reported on healthcare and small businesses for "Long Island Business News" and real estate and land-use for The Press News Group newspapers. He's also an adjunct at Stony Brook University's School of Journalism. J.D. holds a B.A. in journalism and sociology from Stony Brook University and an M.S. in communications from the Newhouse School at Syracuse University.

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New Yorkers can expect a 1.81% cap on any school district property tax increase in the next fiscal year.  That’s according to data released from State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli. 

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New York lawmakers have reached an agreement on a limousine safety regulation package. 

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A former Stony Brook University professor has pleaded guilty to stealing over $200,000 of government cancer research money to pay personal bills.

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A report by the state comptroller finds that New York ranks number one in being shortchanged in tax money from the federal government.

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Members of the Shinnecock Indian Nation held a peaceful protest at a Southampton housing development that they believe could be an ancient burial site.