Two sisters on Long Island have raised thousands of dollars to buy PPE for hospital workers.
The rate of hospitalization on Long Island is slowing.
A temporary emergency food distribution center opened on Glen Cove Wednesday to help meet the growing demand for food assistance during the coronavirus pandemic.
On Friday officials announced at least 4,657 cases of novel coronavirus confirmed in Nassau County and at least 3,385 in Suffolk. And as New York approaches the anticipated peak of infection, officials want to make sure there are enough resources available on Long Island.
The number of positive COVID-19 cases jumped to 2,869 with one new death in Nassau County. Suffolk County has at least 1,880 confirmed cases and four new deaths. Suffolk County District Attorney Timothy Sini is one of the latest officials to test positive for the virus.
A gun shop owner on Long Island says business is way up during the coronavirus pandemic.
Across Long Island, public and private schools, gyms and theaters are closed. Restaurants are still open but only for takeout or delivery.
Northwell Labs in Nassau County is one of New York’s only labs designated to test for coronavirus right now is stepping up its screening capacity.
Northwell Labs is stepping up its coronavirus screening capacity in order to help fight the virus outbreak.
An American student studying in Italy for the semester had to abruptly return home due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Medical experts say the vast majority of patients who have tested positive for the virus on Long Island are improving. They stress the importance of social distancing—not getting too close to other people—and staying home if you're feeling sick.
Long Island officials announced that many assisted- and senior-living facilities are temporarily limiting or in some cases eliminating visitors.
Under new state policy, any school where a student or faculty member tests positive for the virus must immediately close for 24 hours to allow for time to assess the situation and see if the closure should be extended.
Two school bus drivers are among the latest coronavirus patients on Long Island.
Both the Nassau County Council of School Superintendents and the Suffolk County School Superintendents Association told FOX 5 NY they're in constant communication with relevant agencies and will continue to communicate with their communities.
The number of cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) in New York state is rising.
It's said to be the first "gym for crafters." Let's Craft offers a blank canvas for people to create and connect.
Elected officials are calling on the MTA to abandon the plan for an increase on LIRR fares.
The New York Islanders will make their Long Island return a full year early, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced ahead of Saturday’s game against the Boston Bruins.
Nassau County health officials are monitoring 83 people who traveled to China or had contact with someone infected with the coronavirus.