Latest Long Island Sound Stories

2008-07-26 12:00:35

By David Funkhouser, The Hartford Courant, Conn. Jul. 26--A warmer climate, sprawling development and gender-bending chemicals in everyday consumer goods threaten the generally improving health of Long Island Sound, according to a new report.

2008-07-25 12:00:48

By New Haven Register, Conn. Jul.

2008-07-25 12:00:48

By Carl Macgowan, Newsday, Melville, N.Y. Jul. 25--Expecting as much as 6 inches of rain in places and possible coastal erosion, Suffolk County opened its emergency command center at 5 a.m. yesterday as a summer storm rolled across Long Island.

2008-07-25 12:00:48

By John Valenti and David J. Lopez, Newsday, Melville, N.Y. Jul. 25--Heavy rains over the past two days have prompted Long Island health officials to close or advise against bathing at scores of area beaches as a precautionary measure.

2008-07-25 12:00:48

By Tom Incantalupo, Newsday, Melville, N.Y. Jul. 25--New York and Connecticut political leaders agreed yesterday to form a bi-state panel of 15 to 20 people to plan regional energy needs.

2008-07-24 18:00:35

By Lynn Doan, The Hartford Courant, Conn. Jul. 24--Attorney General Richard Blumenthal proposed a Connecticut-New York commission today that would address regional environmental and energy needs.

2008-07-21 03:00:25

By Gordon, Jim Paul Gallay, executive director of the Westchester Land Trust, will leave that position at the end of the month to head the Maine Coast Heritage Trust.

2008-07-17 09:00:37

By Olivia Winslow, Newsday, Melville, N.Y. Jul. 17--Sen.

2008-07-15 06:00:30

By Jennifer Smith, Newsday, Melville, N.Y. Jul.

2008-07-13 18:00:15

Lobstermen in Connecticut say they fear for their financial future because of declining lobster harvests brought on by warming water trends.

Word of the Day
  • Monstrous in size or character; huge; prodigious; monstrously perverse, savage, cruel, etc.
The word 'immane' comes from the Latin word 'immanis', 'enormous'.