Monthly Archives: July 2016

Jul
10
How to Market Long Island to Millennials

Convincing young adults to stay on Long Island is vital to the regional economy. Recent studies by the Suburban Millennial Institute and Molloy College report, “30% of the young adult Long Islanders who responded said they were planning on leaving Long Island.”  Long Island also lost 15% of its 20-34 year olds during the last census period. An economic study released in February of 2016

Jul
06
Manufacturing is Alive on Long Island!

It has been widely reported that manufacturing jobs that once defined Long Island aren't likely to return especially after being trimmed during the most recent recession. Despite the rumors of manufacturing’s demise, the sector may be showing signs of life. The construction of a 233,000 square-foot office building being developed in New Hyde Park may be providing some of the sparks! The

Jul
01
Fourth of July and Fire Safety

School is out and summer is in full swing. From camping to backyard barbeques to Fourth-of-July fireworks, there are plenty of opportunities for outdoor fun. In the spirit of summer and in honor of our nation’s independence, we would like to share a few helpful reminders about summertime fire safety. Attend public fireworks displays and leave the lighting to the professionals Wear short