In LI: Health care workers protest mandatory vaccinations

(excerpt from) Newsday Health care workers protest flu-vaccination order October 11, 2009 Health care providers from throughout Long Island gathered on the lawn of Suffolk County’s Health Department Saturday in a second day of protests against the state’s mandatory flu-vaccination order. Carrying picket signs in Hauppauge, the group numbering about 60 quietly talked among themselves […]

Betcha didn’t know: Who are immigrants and do they pay taxes?

While the article below about immigration was written partially in response to the murder of Marcelo Lucero, it has very important facts for all Long Islanders to understand about immigration. The article, “They’re a part of the island: Immigrants contribute to community” by David Dyssegaard Kallick, is at Newsday: here.