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LI Tech Job Fair Set for Oct. 15 in Huntington

LI Tech Job Fair Set for Oct. 15 in Huntington

The event aims to serve the Long Island tech community.
CVS Changes Name, Ends Tobacco Sales

CVS Changes Name, Ends Tobacco Sales

The pharmacy chain will now be known as "CVS Health."
Michaels in Rocky Point Impacted by Data Breach

Michaels in Rocky Point Impacted by Data Breach

If you shopped at the Route 25A store on the following dates, the company says your information was exposed.
Businesses, Share Your Super Bowl Dishes/Specials on Patch

Businesses, Share Your Super Bowl Dishes/Specials on Patch

Super Bowl XLVIII is just days away.
Is The Wrong Job Better Than No Job At All?

Is The Wrong Job Better Than No Job At All?

How to make the best of a less than perfect job situation.

Uncle Sam Will Pay $3,000 To Give You The Flu

Healthy and under 50? Here's a way to make some quick money.
Is a Joint Bank Account the Secret to a Happy Marriage?

Is a Joint Bank Account the Secret to a Happy Marriage?

How sharing finances brought one couple closer together.
How to Make Sure You Can Always Find a Job

How to Make Sure You Can Always Find a Job

Follow these steps for lifetime job security.
Biz Nearby: Bella Dolce in Setauket Says Ciao

Biz Nearby: Bella Dolce in Setauket Says Ciao

The popular frozen dessert cafe came under new ownership in October, but is now closed.
Biz Nearby: Demolition, New Eatery

Biz Nearby: Demolition, New Eatery

Business headlines from around the region.
Password 'ABC123'? Yeah, Change That

Password 'ABC123'? Yeah, Change That

Tips for generating impenetrable Internet passwords.
One of Three Women Live At or Near Poverty, Shriver Report Finds

One of Three Women Live At or Near Poverty, Shriver Report Finds

Two-thirds of women consider themselves the family breadwinner.
Best Companies to Work for in 2014

Best Companies to Work for in 2014

Google grabs the top slot yet again on Fortune list.
How Bad Moves on Social Media Could Damage Your Credit Score

How Bad Moves on Social Media Could Damage Your Credit Score

Here's why you should think before you tweet. (Or Facebook. Or Instagram.)
W-2 Forms: Understanding Your Most Important Tax Document

W-2 Forms: Understanding Your Most Important Tax Document

This holds the key to a bigger tax refund.
Biz Nearby: Hospital Sued, Parking Re-imagined, Doggie CPR

Biz Nearby: Hospital Sued, Parking Re-imagined, Doggie CPR

Some of the business headlines from around the region.
2 New Google Default Settings to Watch Out For

2 New Google Default Settings to Watch Out For

A look at two of Google’s new — and controversial — service changes that recently went into effect.
New York Lottery Debuts $25 Scratch-Off Ticket

New York Lottery Debuts $25 Scratch-Off Ticket

Players can win up to $7.5 million.
If You Have a Lane Cedar Chest Here's How to Get a Replacement Lock

If You Have a Lane Cedar Chest Here's How to Get a Replacement Lock

Children can become trapped in the chests when the lid closes automatically locking with no way of opening from the inside.
Help Wanted: Petco in Lake Grove, Assistant Teacher In Smithtown

Help Wanted: Petco in Lake Grove, Assistant Teacher In Smithtown

Also, Good Samaritan Hospital in West Islip seeks a kitchen aide.