Month: October 2020

COVID-19 Cases Are Increasing On Long Island, See What's Being Done to Stop it

COVID-19 Cases Are Increasing On Long Island, See What’s Being Done to Stop it

As New York continues to battle the pandemic, more than 200 new COVID-19 cases have been confirmed on Long Island. This past Friday, the United States surpassed 8 million confirmed cases of COVID-19, reaching the most cases worldwide, as recorded by the John Hopkins University data tracker. The state Department of Health reported 105 new …

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Hispanics Have Major Voting Power this Election Making Up the Largest Minority Vote

Hispanics Have Major Voting Power this Election Making Up the Largest Minority Vote

Long Islanders, along with the rest of America, is a short 18 days away from casting their vote in their local elections, along with the national race for a new president of the United States.  Maya Brown, a 20-year-old college student at Stony Brook University, is from Freeport and is half Mexican and half African …

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What Hispanic Heritage Month Means and Looks like this Year For Suffolk's Hispanic Advisory Board

What Hispanic Heritage Month Means and Looks like this Year For Suffolk’s Hispanic Advisory Board

The Hispanic Advisory Board of Suffolk County celebrated Hispanic Heritage Month via Facebook Live, a change from the food and music-filled celebrations of previous years, on Oct. 14. In light of the coronavirus pandemic, the board centered the celebration on honoring members of the community who gave back during this critical time, titling the event …

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Jackie Gordon v. Andrew Garbarino - The Congressional Race that Could Make History and Impact Long Island’s Political Direction

Jackie Gordon v. Andrew Garbarino – The Congressional Race that Could Make History and Impact Long Island’s Political Direction

Jackie Gordon v. Andrew Garbarino – The Congressional Race that Could Make History and Impact Long Island’s Political Direction The competition for New York’s 2nd Congressional District is keen as candidates Jackie Gordon and Andrew Garbarino fight to fill long time Republican Rep. Peter King’s seat. After representing the state for over fourteen terms, King …

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Black-Owned Bra and Lingerie Company The Fitting Curve Caters to Women No Matter What Shape or Size

Have you been looking for a new bra? Well you might want to look into this small Long Island business, that’s making women feel better in their bras.  The Fitting Curve is a Black-owned company founded by Kelly H. Saintus and Helene T. Delince, along with help from Stephanie Vincent. Combined, these three have experience …

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Cops N’ Kids Aim to Form Meaningful Connections between Long Island Youth of Color and Police

Cops N’ Kids Long Island, a nonprofit organization located in West Babylon, Long Island, has dedicated itself to connecting youth and law enforcement through mentorship and educational programming.  On Oct. 7, they hosted the first of three virtual events titled, “Our Voices Matter”, to open up a dialogue between themselves and young people of color …

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Let’s Kick it with the Joneses – Dating in the Millennial Age… That’s Whack!

Just as the title suggests, dating these days can be pretty annoying, but what’s so hard about it you may ask? In this episode of Let’s Kick it with the Joneses, the family talks about dating back in the day versus now. Will Marcus and Miya give their mother those grandbabbies? Has dating gotten easier …

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