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Nina's Deli serves a feast for those on the frontlines

Each morning for almost two weeks, Benny Diasparra and his wife Meaghan have been opening up shop at 5:30 a.m. at their business, Nina’s Deli and Caterers. The East Meadow catering company …

East Meadow Chamber president 3D-prints face shields, ventilator part to help out in crisis

“Non-essential” businesses across New York have been forced to close by order of Gov. Andrew Cuomo to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus. “All of our small businesses …

Governor Cuomo appeals for protective medical equipment

Governor Cuomo made an urgent appeal Thursday to any manufacturers that are willing and able to produce personal protective equipment, or PPE, such as N-95 masks, face shields and plastic gowns, which will go to hopital wokers treating COVID-19 patients.

An important lesson from the East Meadow Fire Department on COVID-19

As your East Meadow Volunteer Fire Department continues to monitor the spread of the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Pandemic, we want to ensure you that we are still actively responding to your calls for …

Love in a time of isolation: East Meadow couple renews their vows remotely

Andrew Vardakis wasn’t going to let anything interfere with his ninth wedding anniversary with his wife Allison, he said, despite social distancing at home to stem the tide of the …


Governor Cuomo, Main Street needs a hand

Covid-19 has completely changed the way we all live. But along with worrying about keeping themselves and their families healthy, thousands of small business owners across New York state are losing sleep over . . .


Save a life — give blood, especially now

The American Red Cross is urging healthy, eligible people who are feeling well to give blood or platelets to help maintain a sufficient blood supply and prevent shortages as the coronavirus pandemic continues.