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  • Chembio Diagnostics of Hauppauge worked in partnership with


    LI firm gets contract for rapid COVID-19 test

    Chembio Diagnostics completed work on the test in about a week and has received a $4 million purchase order from Brazil.

  • Book Revue, an indpendent bookstore in Huntington, has




    Curbside pickup to home delivery: LI firms adapting to survive

    “Small businesses are worried, but they have no choice but to remain positive and come up with alternative ways to serve their customers,” one advocate said.

  • The jobs will start out as temporary but


    Walmart to hire 3,750 in New York to meet demand

    Walmart and Target also announced they are boosting pay and benefits for workers as they continue to see huge increases in shopper numbers.  

  • Cinthya Chavarria, medical biller at E Central Medical



    Working from home? Tips on making the transition

    Productivity will probably take a hit at first, experts say, but flexibility, communication and patience can pay off.

  • Adrienne Giannone, president and chief executive at Edge



    Protecting company data in the new work-from-home era

    Sometimes cybersecurity weak spots come in unexpected places. Here are some things to watch out for.

  • A pedestrian wearing a surgical mask and gloves


    Dow drops more than 900 points, ending worst week since 2008

    Wall Street ended the week the same way it began: in full retreat from the coronavirus.

  • SBA administrator Jovita Carranza said the loans "may


    NY firms may apply for federal disaster relief loans

    The loans, designed to assist small businesses hurt by the coronovirus, are for up to $2 million per applicant and can be repaid over a maximum of 30 years.

  • "It's a frenzy right now,



    Homeowners in a ‘frenzy’ to refinance, lenders say

    The rush to take advantage of historically low interest rates has led to backups as the number of refi applications has soared. 

  • The Stop and Shop in Franklin Square, which


    Early shopping hours for older people a hit, grocers say

    Thousands of older Long Islanders hoped to find smaller crowds at supermarkets during early hours set aside for them because of the coronavirus outbreak.

  • Disney-Pixar president of animation studios Edwin Catmull attends


    Former NYIT researcher Catmull wins Turing Award

    The computer graphics pioneer worked at NYIT’s Computer Graphics Lab before becoming president of Pixar.

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