Suffolk County Offering Free, Take-Home Drug & Alcohol Test Kits Ahead Of Prom SeasonAs students celebrate, many parents worry about the dangers of drugs and alcohol. That's why there's a new tool in Suffolk County to give parents some peace of mind.
Nassau County Executive Signs Order Aimed At Fixing How Contracts Are RewardedSweeping changes were signed into law on Tuesday in an effort to restore trust in government on Long Island.
Revamped Jones Beach State Park Readies For Start Of Summer SeasonDozens of employees on Tuesday were hard at work putting the finishing touches on the two newest features at the beach.
'We Just Want Our Community Back:' Long Islanders Upset Over 'Clustering' Of Ex-Cons In Residential NeighborhoodsVulnerable residents walk directly past the properties renting to high-risk parolees, who receive government rent subsidies and in some cases live ten to a home.
LIRR Unveiling Service Enhancements To Several BranchesThe Long Island Rail Road is rolling out changes to its schedule and adding cars to some trains to help make the ride a little smoother.
LIRR To Unveil Service Enhancements To Some Branches, Including Montauk And Port JeffersonThe Long Island Rail Road has announced a timetables change that will go into effect Monday.
10-Year-Old Greenlawn Boy Found After Going MissingA 10-year-old boy has been found after going missing in Greenawn, Suffolk County Police said.
Patchogue Public Safety Officer Accused Of Sexual Misconduct, Forcible TouchingA once-trusted public safety officer is on the wrong side of the law. He's accused of preying on women in the Long Island village he was charged with protecting.
Long Islanders React To Results Of School Budget VotesThe votes are in on Long Island, where school taxes account for more than 60 percent of homeowners' assessment.
Long Island Residents Take To The Polls On Crucial Budget VoteOn Long Island, residents were voting on proposed budgets in the billions of dollars, along with hundreds of contested board races.
LIRR Says GPS Leading Drivers Onto Active Train TracksGPS apps are apparently causing more confusion around railroad tracks than people realized.
Some Environmentalists Cry Foul Over Measures Taken To Protect Endangered Bird On Long IslandThe Army Corps Of Engineers is drawing the ire of some environmentalists on Long Island.