An LGBT senior housing complex with 55 rental units will be built in Bay Shore, it was announced Oct. 7, reports Long Island Press.
Pakistani-born Isma Chaudhry will become the first-ever female president of the Islamic Center of Long Island as of Jan. 1, 2015, reports Long Island Press.
Suffolk County on Long Island ended cooperation with the Secure Communites program of ICE, and now some are pressing Nassau County officials to do the same, La Tribuna Hispana reports.
On Long Island, immigrant kids sometimes face difficulties enrolling in schools, Long Island WINS reports.
A Make the Road New York campaign urges Latinos – primarily in towns with significant numbers – to register to vote for November, reports La Tribuna Hispana.
Suffolk County police are trying to mend fences with immigrant communities, offering translation and other services to crime victims, El Diario reports.
Four decades after Salvadorans began arriving on Long Island, they are gaining political empowerment, El Diario reports.
El Diario covers the struggles of Luis Fuentes, a father of two who has spent almost two years searching across three countries for his wife who went missing at the U.S. border.
On Long Island, recent migrants cope with ankle bracelets and uncertainty about their future.
La Tribuna Hispana speaks with Irma Solís, a community organizer with Make the Road New York.
A young Salvadoran father arrested for crossing train tracks in Nassau County, Long Island faces deportation, La Tribuna Hispana reports.
Japanese culture will be celebrated this weekend as cherry trees in the NY region unfurl their beautiful and fragile blooms.
Changing demographics and eating habits led to the loss of five kosher delis in Nassau and Suffolk counties last year, reports Jewish Week.
Jonathan Ruiz, a 17-year old Salvadoran-American, trains more than 20 hours a week in hopes of joining the U.S. swim team that will go to the next Summer Olympics in Brazil, reports La Tribuna Hispana.
Once a social worker in Peru, Martha Maffei has helped immigrant women who are isolated, unemployed or in crisis in Long Island communities, reports Zaira Cortes of El Diario La Prensa.