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Roosevelt Field mall adding Christmas tree after ‘Glacier’ Santa gets icy reaction from some on LI

THE TREE IS BACK.. WTG .. Facing a backlash fanned by social media, a Long Island shopping mall has put the Christmas tree back in its Santa display. Roosevelt Field unveiled a new photo backdrop last week, featuring a sparkling faux glacier that projects glittering lights. Juzwa-Rudin, 25, said she read about a similar controversy […]

UK should leave EU with no deal, says former Bank of England governor

Long Island Bootleggers, new micro-distillery, opens next month with specialty moonshine

I can’t wait to try this place out.  Would you? Leave your comments below. Long Island Bootleggers, a new micro-distillery in Riverhead,plans to open for businessonSound Avenue in three to four weeks. Owned and operated by local wife-and-husband duo Patricia and Joe Cunha, the distillery will offer several varieties of flavored moonshine, grappa and brandy. […]

Bello: A long game in Havana

  On February 28th Venezuelas president, Nicols Maduro, announced the de facto expulsion of scores of American diplomats. Yet a day earlier diplomats from Cuba, Venezuelas closest ally, sat down in Washington, in an atmosphere that they called one of respect, for a second round of talks with the Americans on restoring diplomatic relations after […]

US jobs report: 295K positions added

  A burst of hiring in February underscored the resilience and confidence of U.S. businesses, which are adding workers at the fastest pace in 17 years. Yet the strong job gains did little to raise wages last month. U.S. employers added 295,000 jobs, the 12th straight monthly gain above 200,000, the government said Friday. A […]