Maya Brown

Shinnecock member Rebecca Genia confronts Southampton Town Supervisor Jay Schneiderman about delays in passing the Graves Protection Act  which would protect sacred Shinnecock burial grounds
Danny Hopkins

On Long Island, members of the Shinnecock Indian Nation want the Town of Southampton to enforce a measure passed earlier this month that protects unmarked Indigenous grave sites discovered in wealthy Hamptons neighborhoods.

Ergo Sum / Wikimedia Commons

After five years of planning, development has ended on a teen community center in New Haven, Connecticut, that was under investigation by the FBI.

Courtesy of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Students from five New York colleges and universities participated in an online town hall about how their schools are handling the return to campus amid the pandemic.

MTA: Wear A Mask Or Pay A Fine

Sep 11, 2020
Adam Moss / Flickr

MTA riders and employees will face a $50 fine if they fail to wear a face covering on trains, buses and platforms.

Long Island Student Arrested After Showing Up In Person For Class

Sep 10, 2020
William Floyd High School in Mastic Beach, N.Y.
William Floyd School District webpage

A Long Island high school student was arrested Thursday for trespassing on his school’s campus.