Nassau charities in holiday toy drive for children in hospitals

Thursday, November 11, 2010

The holiday season can be a tough time for families, especially during a financial crisis. But, some Nassau County organizations, like the John Theissen Foundation and the the…

A trainer attends to an injured Holy Cross High School football player (LIR Photo by Jim Mancari)

Student-athlete concussions raise concerns on Long Island

Thursday, November 11, 2010

For years, athletes shrugged off concussions as a minor head injury. Athletes often returned to play within minutes of suffering a concussion, especially since many did not even…