Authorities said they will have zero tolerance for those who are possessing or setting off fireworks this weekend.
The eight recipients are all college-bound seniors.
Detectives said around 11 p.m. Wednesday Benson pulled out a gun and stole money from Cummings and her friend Henry Wrobel, then shot Wrobel in the leg before running from the scene.
Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas expressed skepticism Friday about the numbers in a new report on bullying.
Police on Long Island arrested a man Friday in connection with nine different bank robberies going back to the month of April.
The Town of North Hempstead was complaining this week that PSEG Long Island continues to use harmful and cancer-causing chemicals on its utility poles.
This Fourth of July weekend holds special meeting for a Long Island veteran, who was observing the tenth anniversary of injuries that nearly killed him in Iraq.
A woman was speaking out Friday afternoon after a frightening fall at the Long Island Rail Road station in Great Neck.
Pastor Sallie Lloyd said the voicemail included a racial epithet and because of the recent racially-motivated shooting in Charleston, South Carolina, she called police.
State troopers say drivers this Fourth of July weekend can expect to see sobriety checkpoints and DWI patrols.
Suffolk County police said the pastor of New Hope Institutional Baptist Church on Harrison Avenue called police to report a racist message left on a church phone on July 1.
With Fourth of July landing on a Saturday this year, Thursday has become the big getaway day for travelers.
The Port Washington line was temporarily suspended for about a half-hour while the woman was rescued.
Worries have been mounting about a terror threat during Fourth of July celebrations in New York City, and the NYPD is not the only agency that has added extra protection.
If you’re heading to the beach this weekend, you will most likely see a new sport taking this country by storm.