A court fight over the piping plover is holding up a $207 million plan to replenish the sand along a 19-mile stretch of Fire Island.
A severe storm system blowing into the Tri-State Area posed a minor threat for tornadoes during the overnight hours Tuesday into Wednesday.
A man was returned to Suffolk County arrested in Orlando, Florida Tuesday and charged in a shooting that left a man dead nearly two and a half years ago in Wyandanch.
Two Long Island men now face charges that could land them 25 years in prison for allegedly running down a police officer as they tried to flee police after stealing a car.
Suffolk County legislators voted unanimously Tuesday to ban the sale of highly concentrated powdered caffeine to minors.
A hearse carrying a huge football jersey with Tom Cutinella’s number emblazoned in flowers arrived at St. John the Baptist Catholic church in Wading River Tuesday morning.
The Long Island GLBT Network says the 50-unit development is planned for a site in Bay Shore. Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone and other community leaders are supporting the project.
The man walked into the bank, said he had a gun and demanded money, police said.
In Rockville Centre schoolchildren at Holy Child watched in awe as Pope Francis addressed the world. They and their parents were plugged into his modern message of a more merciful church.
Isma Chaudhry said having the first female president of a Long Island mosque sends an important message.
The 30-inch, 3-year-old gator was dropped off at a rescue group, which then contacted the SPCA.
Tom Cutinella, a 16-year-old linebacker and guard at Shoreham-Wading River High School, died Wednesday after a collision with an opponent.
Tirza Artiga-Acosta, 20, was charged with endangering the welfare of a child.
Assemblyman Phil Goldfeder (D-Far Rockaway) and Nassau County Leg. Howard Kopel are urging the state to improve local roads needed for emergency evacuations during disasters.
A Long Island man has been arrested on a drunken-driving charge after a one-car crash that killed his passenger