Video: McDonald’s teams with Island Harvest for holidays

Thursday, December 1, 2011
Island Harvest donation boxes will be set up in Long Island McDonald's until Dec. 30.

As part of their annual holiday charity event, all McDonald’s located on Long Island will act as drop-off centers for canned and non-perishable foods. These foods will go…

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NBA stars to play in charity game at Nassau Coliseum

Monday, November 21, 2011
Kevin Durant of the Oklahoma City Thunder

While the NBA players and owners can’t seem to agree on a deal to end the league’s current lockout, it won’t stop some of the game’s premier players…

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‘Strides for Stripes’ walk raises carcinoid cancer awareness

Wednesday, November 9, 2011
CCAN hosted the "Strides for Stripes" walk Nov. 5 at Eisenhower Park (LIR photo by Joanne Lumaban)

No two zebras have the same stripes. The same can be said about a patient’s symptoms of carcinoid cancer. The Carcinoid Cancer Awareness Network (CCAN) reports that an…

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