St. Hugh Church to Host Covid-19 Vaccinations on Tuesday

St. Hugh of Lincoln in Huntington Station will host Covid-19 vaccinations on Tuesday, the governor’s office said Saturday. It is one of eight church host sites in the state added Saturday to the list of providers, and is the only one so far in Suffolk Read More …

Cuomo Says State on Path to Run Out of Covid-19 Vaccine

The state could run out of its supply of Covid-19 vaccines by Friday, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo said Thursday. Cuomo has been demanding more vaccines from the federal government, noting that the state has administered 93 percent of first doses and 91 percent of first Read More …

2nd Precinct Lieutenant Dies of Covid-19

Lt. Robert Van Zeyl, who served in the Suffolk County Police Second Precinct, died Wednesday of Covid-19. He was 60 years old. “Bob was a wonderful person, a dedicated member of our department, and a pleasure to know both personally and professionally,” Inspector William Scrima, Read More …

Covid-19 Variant Found in Suffolk County

Two of the four newest cases of the Covid-19 virus variant were found in Suffolk County, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo said Wednesday.  Of 185 new deaths reported Wednesday, 21 occurred in Suffolk County. Test Results Reported – 195,409 Total Positive – 13,364 Percent Positive – 6.84% Patient Hospitalization – Read More …

State Creates Dashboard to Track Vaccinations

New York has  created a COVID-19 Vaccine Tracker Dashboard, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced Tuesday. The dashboard will update residents on the distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine including the number of doses received by the state, a breakdown of first or second doses, and the Read More …

Nourish NY Program to Continue

New York State will spend another $25 million to continue its Nourish NY program, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo said Sunday. The program purchases goods from state farmers and producers, protects the agricultural economy and helps ensure that New York residents continue to access local nutritious Read More …

20,000 Lose Vaccine Appointments at Stony Brook

About 20,0000 residents lost their reservations for the Covid-19 vaccine in Stony Brook University after discovery that the  link used to make them was posted fraudulently, the state said Friday. It was not clear how the link was posted or how people got access to Read More …