Fallout Grows Over Long Island Town's So-Called 'Patronage Amendment'On Tuesday, nearly 200 jobs became officially protected by the Republican supervisor who was voted out of office in November.
Salvation Army Officials Warn Of Holiday Toy Shortage On Long IslandSalvation Army officials on Long Island say they have a shortage of donated toys this year. They’re asking for help making Christmas wishes come true.
Amityville Eliminates 9/11 As Village HolidayIn order to keep Veterans Day as a holiday, the village employees unanimously decided to once again work on 9/11 and have Black Friday off.
Police Say Duo Used Stolen Credit Card For Skydiving SessionsAbass Ibrahim, 21, and Maryam Burkes, 19, both of Brooklyn, turned themselves in to police on Tuesday. They have been charged with identity theft and forgery.
11th Hour Vote Passes Controversial Proposal To Protect So-Called Patronage Jobs In HempsteadMany taxpayers, and the newly elected Hempstead town supervisor, showed up to protest on Tuesday.
Car Crashes Into Garage Of Coram HomeMichael McClain said he was relaxing in his Coram home when a white-colored Inifiniti crashed into his garage, knocking out power.
Uber Driver Accused Of Exposing Self To Passenger On Long IslandAn Uber driver has been accused of exposing himself to one of his passengers on Long Island.
Police: Man Armed With Box Cutter Steals 10 Pints Of Häagen-Dazs Ice Cream From Long Island 7-ElevenPolice are looking for a man who they said threatened a store clerk trying to stop him from stealing ice cream from a 7-Eleven on Long Island.
Long Island Merchants Urge Patrons To Shop Local For The HolidaysWith Santa on mainstreet joined by twelve-foot toy soldiers, retailers are getting creative bringing buyers back to downtown.
Educators Call For Increased Access To Publicly Funded Pre-K For Long Island ChildrenAdvocates are calling it a crisis on the island, where more than 90 percent of four-year-olds are not entitled to publicly funded Pre-K.
Long Island Residents Get First Look At Plans For Belmont ParkMore than 200 residents went to Elmont High School on Sunday to find out what two New York sports teams have in mind.
Tri-State Residents Dig Out From Season’s First SnowFollowing the first snowfall of the season, residents across the Tri-State Area broke out their shovels and snowblowers Sunday.

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