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Hochul: Long Islander among 5 cases of omicron variant detected in NY state

Five cases of the omicron variant of COVID-19 have been detected in New York State, with four cases in New York City and one in Suffolk County, Gov. Kathy Hochul said Thursday evening. The Long Island #suffolkcounty #hochullongislander #kathyhochul #longisland #newyorkcity
Tags: New York City, Ny, Long Island, New York State, Suffolk County, Hochul, Kathy Hochul


New York health officials report at least five cases of Omicron variant

Officials say positive tests suggest variant is undergoing ‘community spread’ in the city but say there’s no cause for alarmMultiple cases of the Omicron coronavirus variant have been detected in New York, health officials said Thursday, including a man who attended an anime convention in Manhattan in late November and tested positive for the variant when he returned home to Minnesota.In addition to the conventioneer, health officials said tests showed five other people recently infected with Co...
Tags: New York, Minnesota, US news, Brooklyn, South Africa, Queens, Manhattan, Bill De Blasio, Vaccines and immunisation, Long Island, Coronavirus


New York officials confirm 5 cases of omicron Covid variant in NYC metro area

One omicron case was discovered in Long Island and four in the boroughs that make up New York City: two in Queens, one in Brooklyn and one in Manhattan. #longisland
Tags: New York, New York City, Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, Long Island


Welcome to The Suburban Outback

It’s happened again.  The quizzical stare – the wide smile – the head cocked to one side, all ending with the tentative, half-apologetic question.  And even though the asking of it vaguely irritates me, I cannot fault my latest inquisitor.  After all, she has driven more than an hour over the river and through the woods to attend a friend’s autumn gathering in their new second home in the country.  For the roads to be so rough, the neighbors must be rougher; and my husband and I are neither roug...
Tags: Garden, Gardening, Hollywood, Maryland, California, Virginia, New York City, Los Angeles, West Virginia, Arizona, Beltway, Audi, Long Island, Harper, Bethesda, Hoa


Mysterious blast leaves big crater on uninhabited New York island

On Sunday, a loud explosion was heard all around the uninhabited Fox Island off the south shore of Long Island, new York. The boom resonated as far as sixteen miles away. The mysterious blast left a big crater—four feet wide by two feet deep—on the beach. — Read the rest
Tags: Video, New York, News, Weird, Explosions, Long Island, Fox Island


How Drummer Moe Tucker Defined the Sound of the Velvet Underground

A high school girl from Levittown, New York, the country’s first suburb, Maureen “Moe” Tucker hardly fit the profile of a rock star in one of the most influential bands of the 1960s. Then again, neither did any of the members of the Velvet Underground. Lou Reed, John Cale, Sterling Morrison, and Tucker had barely begun before Andy Warhol introduced them to Nico and billed them as the Exploding Plastic Inevitable, and it was Warhol who helped turn them into cult heroes. But Tucker made th...
Tags: Facebook, Music, College, New Jersey, Andy Warhol, Warhol, Long Island, Ringo, Forrester, Todd Haynes, Nico, John Cale, Reed, Cale, Tucker, Maureen


A 4-0 Road Trip For The Toronto Maple Leafs

from Lance Hornby of the Toronto Sun, With Sunday’s 5-1 win in Anaheim, they’ve not only swept three games in California, but all four on a trip that began a week earlier in Long Island. They’ve now tied the franchise record with seven consecutive away victories. “It’s a blast,” said goaltender Jack Campbell, who despite the lopsided score was needed to be clutch again in a mid-third period rally by the Ducks. “Whether it’s home or on the road, everybody’s ready to go and it t...
Tags: California, Washington, Toronto, Sport, Atlantic, NHL, Long Island, Florida Panthers, Leafs, Anaheim, Kyle Dubas, Jack Campbell, Lance Hornby, Road Trip For The Toronto Maple Leafs


Azur Lane Gridman Event Rife With “Hilarious Poggers Memes”

Degenerate “localizers” have worked their evil on an innocent Japanese conversation in Azur Lane once again, this time forcing the sweet and innocent Long Island to utter inane memes that aren’t even in line with her personality, while the usage of the word “sus” yet again emerges to add an unneeded level of cringe to […]
Tags: Translation, Games, Usa, Internet, Censorship, Marketing, Smartphones, English, Anime, Long Island, Anthropomorphisation, Azur Lane, Casuals, Gridman


2 Stolen Bulldogs, 1 Still Missing on Long Island

There's been joy and anxiety for the owners of two French bulldogs on Long Island over the holiday weekend.
Tags: Long Island, Stolen Bulldogs


This Week on TRB

Let me just say thank you for helping me raise more than $20,500 this month for the food bank fundraiser my seventh grader and his friends started. Here on Long Island we have tens of thousands of children living in food insecure homes. This money goes a long way toward making sure everyone has enough to eat this winter. To all who donated and shared the link, I appreciate you. You’ve helped us do a beautiful thing....The post This Week on TRB appeared first on The Reformed Broker.
Tags: Finance, Links, Long Island


Long Island ER to Reopen After Resolving Staffing Shortages

A Long Island emergency room will reopen Friday after resolving staffing shortages related to the state’s Covid vaccine mandate for health care workers.
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Millennials, Remote Work Are Upending Cities—What It Means for Real Estate

Location is, and has always been, everything in real estate. The truism that where a property sits must be its most important characteristic remains undisputed. But what is location, really? What does it mean to homebuyers, and what are the consequences when changes come? The truth is, street layouts, public transportation systems, commuting routes, open space, walking paths, restaurants or shopping, parks, schools and scenic views are malleable both in how they are valued and how they come to b...
Tags: Feature, New York, News, La, Boston, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Radio, Agents, Long Island, Latest News, Industry News, Nyu, Torrance, Manhattan Beach, Levittown


From the trade magazines: Impedance matching, AM flutter, DIY AI

Back to Basics: Impedance Matching By Lou Frenzel, W5LEF The term “impedance matching” is rather straightforward. It’s simply defined as the process of making one impedance look like another. Frequently, it becomes necessary to match a load impedance to the source or internal impedance of a driving source. A wide variety of components and circuits can be used for impedance matching. This series summarizes the most common impedance-matching techniques. Impedance Matching: Essential Design Know...
Tags: Google, Radio, New Jersey, Ai, Long Island, Kits, Propagation, Electronics Theory, Building/Homebrew, Lou Frenzel, Flutter, Impedance Matching, Dan AM Radio Flutter Sometimes


A family that says the wrong body was buried in their mother's plot is suing a New York funeral home for $88 million

Two of the siblings said they were not taken seriously when raising concerns.Getty Images A family is suing a Long Island funeral home for burying the wrong body in their mother's plot. CBS New York reported that the 11 siblings are seeking $88 million.  Two of the siblings said they told the funeral director that the body wasn't their mother's.  A family is suing a funeral home in Long Island, New York, for reportedly burying the wrong body in their mother's plot.CBS New York...
Tags: UK, New York, Legal, News, Funeral, Trends, Star, Queens, Lawsuits, Muslim, Long Island, Lee, Joseph, Long Island New York, CBS New York, Amityville


Aesop Rock Is Unstuck In Time

Aesop Rock first rapped over a Blockhead beat 24 years ago. At least, that was the first time that Aesop Rock rapped over a Blockhead beat on record. The Long Island rapper and the Manhattan beatmaker had become friends a few years earlier at Boston University. By the time Aesop self-released his 1997 debut album Music For Earthworms, Blockhead had already dropped out of college, though Aesop was still there. (He’d graduate a year later.) When Aesop made Music For Earthworms, he hadn’t yet becom...
Tags: Music, Manhattan, Long Island, Aesop, Status Ain't Hood, Boston University, Aesop Rock, Yelawolf, Billy Woods, Your Old Droog, DJ Paul, Blockhead, Sauce Walka, Lil Ugly Mane, Fivio Foreign, 30 Deep Grimeyy


Bodies of 5 People Found After House Fire on Long Island

Authorities say the bodies of five people have been found in house that caught fire on Long Island.
Tags: Long Island, People Found After House


An Open Letter To My Younger Self

Hi, it's me.  You don't know me, but in time you will. I have the benefit of time and experience on my side and wanted to share some thoughts with you if you're willing to listen. If you receive this, please know that it comes from a good place.  Let's talk about that time in high school when you ran with the cool kids for a short while before they rejected you. What they rejected was how hard you were trying to be something that you weren't. You'd think this experience would have taught you...
Tags: Business, New York, Life, Chicago, Ny, Long Island, Don, Pratt, David Armano


Jumaane Williams announces run for New York governor, joining a crowded primary in the fallout from Cuomo's resignation

New York City Public Advocate Jumaane Williams.Erik McGregor/LightRocket via Getty Images NYC Public Advocate Jumaane Williams announced his plans to run for governor of New York on Tuesday. Williams, 45, is the third candidate in the race along with Gov. Kathy Hochul and AG Tish James. On most policy positions, he has staked positions to the left of both of the major candidates. Jumaane Williams, a rising star in the New York Democratic Party who was elected as New York City Public Advocate ...
Tags: Politics, New York, Trends, Williams, Long Island, Albany, New York State, New York Police Department, James, Cuomo, Tourette, Democratic Party, Bloomberg News, New York City Council, Jumaane Williams, Hochul


A New York man was arrested after allegedly issuing a death threat to GOP Rep. Andrew Garbarino over his vote for the bipartisan infrastructure bill

Rep. Andrew Garbarino of New York. Bill Clark/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images A Long Island man was arrested for allegedly threatening Rep. Garbarino over his infrastructure vote, per the AP. Garbarino was one of 13 House Republicans to back the bill, which passed in a 228-206 vote. "It's amazing people want to kill me over paving roads and clean water," he told BuzzFeed News. A Long Island man has been arrested for allegedly issuing a death threat against a New York congressman who...
Tags: New York Post, Politics, New York, Congress, Senate, US, Trends, Georgia, Joe Biden, Gop, House, Associated Press, Nancy Pelosi, Donald Trump, Threats, Long Island


A private jet firm is using Honda's $5 million private jets to offer the wealthy a luxurious experience for less than the price of using larger planes

A Volato HondaJet Elite. Thomas Pallini/Insider Volato is a private aviation company using the HondaJet as its flagship aircraft. Wealthy flyers can purchase an ownership stake in the aircraft and pay an hourly rate of $3,200 plus fuel. The HondaJet is underutilized in the US but offers an impressively spacious cabin with a range of nearly 1,500 nautical miles. When Americans think of the name "Honda," chances are most of them aren't thinking about a private jet. But one company is l...
Tags: Travel, Transportation, New York, Air Travel, US, Trends, Features, Flying, Aviation, Honda, Long Island, Private Jets, Private Jet, NetJets, Liotta, FlexJet


Long Island Man Charged For Threat Against Republican Who Voted For Infrastructure Bill

A Long Island man was arrested for threatening the life of a Republican congressman who voted for the bipartisan infrastructure spending bill, just the latest in an emerging pattern of threats aimed at Republicans who’ve worked with Democrats.  [Author: Matt Shuham]
Tags: News, Bill, Long Island, Matt Shuham


Contract Lawyers Face a Growing Invasion of Surveillance Programs that Monitor their Work

The attorneys worry that if law firms, traditionally the defenders of workers' rights, are turning to the programs, why wouldn't every other business? From a report: Camille Anidi, an attorney on Long Island, quickly understood the flaws of the facial recognition software her employers demanded she use when working from home. The system often failed to recognize her face or mistook the Bantu knots in her hair as unauthorized recording devices, forcing her to log back in sometimes more than 25 ti...
Tags: America, Tech, Long Island, Bantu, Camille Anidi, Anidi


New York Man Arrested After Death Threat to GOP Congressman

Police say a Long Island man has been arrested for making a death threat against a Republican congressional member from New York who voted for the $1 trillion infrastructure package.
Tags: New York, Gop, Long Island


WaPo's fact checker casts doubt on Robert A. Caro's "The Power Broker."

In "Robert Moses and the saga of the racist parkway bridges" (WaPo), Glenn Kessler fact-checks something Pete Buttigieg said: "I’m still surprised that some people were surprised when I pointed to the fact that if a highway was built for the purpose of dividing a White and a Black neighborhood or if an underpass was constructed such that a bus carrying mostly Black and Puerto Rican kids to a beach — or that would’ve been — in New York was — was designed too low for it to pass by, that that obvio...
Tags: Transportation, New York, Law, NYC, Cars, America, History, United States, Columbia University, Buses, Moses, Long Island, Jim Crow, Cornell University, Kessler, Bloomberg News


Q3 Financial Reports: Callaway Pulls Away

Q3 Financial Reports – Key Takeaways Big Q3 sales numbers for Acushnet, even bigger numbers for Callaway Callaway’s $826 million in sales is a company record, paced by Topgolf Acushnet sales hit $521 million despite a drop in ball sales Callaway expects to top $3 billion in sales in 2021 If the Q3 financial reports for golf’s two top companies tell us anything, it’s this: It’s a one-horse race, baby. Callaway and Acushnet have battled neck and neck in terms of overall size, sales and profits....
Tags: Singapore, Sport, Golf, Golf News, Long Island, Pittsburgh, Callaway, EBITDA, GAAP, Europe Japan, AVX, Sandy Koufax, David Maher, Acushnet, Golf Digest Top, Vokey


SLS Group Party Review: Real Sex in CT

On Saturday, July 7, 2018, we attended a house party in Wallingford, CT run by the group on Swing Life Style (SLS) called "Real Sex in CT."  We found the party by posting in the hot date section of SLS asking if anyone was attending or hosting a house/apartment/hotel party.  A single guy messaged us with the information.  The description reads: This house party on Saturday July 7th is from 9 PM till 1 AM with no admittance after 10:30 PM. No one will be allowed in unless you receive a confirm...
Tags: Sex, Party, Long Island, Unknown, Wallingford, Reviews: Parties, SLS Group Party Review, Reviews: House Parties, Reviews: SLS Groups


House Party Fail

On Saturday, May 30, 2015 we went to a house party in Queens.  This is the same party we went to for New Years Eve and blogged about under the title "New Years Eve House Party (Bringing in 2015 with a Bang)."  We think the hosting couple is wonderful, but we just have to be honest in these blog posts, so sadly, we have to label this party as a fail.  There were several reasons it was a fail, but we will just focus on the two most important ones.  One is that there was a major hotel takeover part...
Tags: Sex, Queens, New Jersey, John, Long Island, Unknown, Stacey, Kevin, Brenda, Reviews: Parties, House Party Fail, Kevin Kevin, Brenda From


New Years Eve House Party (Bringing in 2015 with a Bang)

Hey guys, sorry for the lack of posts for the last two months.  My laptop decided ten years was long enough on this earth and died on me.  We've gone to six parties since then, so I will be trying to write out those experiences and schedule them to come out once a week moving forward.  This post will discuss our little New Years Eve adventure. I've debated how to do the descriptions on the house parties.  Do I write the couple's screen name?  If I don't it really doesn't provide key informati...
Tags: Sex, Dave, Queens, Manhattan, South America, Samantha, Long Island, NICK, Unknown, Liz, Amy, Peter, Brenda, Jess, Beth, Long Island Rail Road


House Party Review

On Saturday, October 25, 2014 we went to a house party in Long Island hosted by a couple we have known in the lifestyle for about a year now.  The party was scheduled to start at 9:30, however because we had a prior engagement to attend in Staten Island we were unable to make it until around 10:30 p.m.  This was a party that was on the smaller side with under ten couples.  I believe this was their second party and I know from personal experience throwing large vanilla parties almost every mo...
Tags: Sex, Staten Island, Samantha, Long Island, Unknown, Mike, Reviews: Parties, House Party Review, Mike Samantha


Deviate Party Network

On Saturday, August 11, 2018 we went to a hotel party hosted by the Deviate Party Network (DV8).  They advertise their parties on Swing LifeStyle (SLS). It is a hotel party where they block off an entire floor of the hotel and have designated party rooms on that floor and only lifestyle couples that are members of the group can book on that floor.  They also throw larger parties where they will block off several floors and reserve the ballroom for the party as well, similar to Fairfield & Westch...
Tags: Sex, Pong, Long Island, Unknown, Don, NEWBURGH, Tri State, New Paltz, Tri State Area, Northeast Elite Swingers, Fairfield Westchester County, Deviate Party Network, Floor Party, Deviate Network, Discounted Party, Kingston Poughkeepsie