Amityville trustees said capping police salaries at $150,000 would save the village approximately $800,000 over four years.
A Long Island man is dead after he lost control of his car and crashed into a Long Island Rail Road platform.
It’s been an attraction for nearly 40 years, when the bloody murder mystery sparked the famed horror in Amityville.
Seventh-grader Kiavelyn Altagracia was trying out for the soccer team at Edmund W. Miles Middle School in Amityville when she suddenly collapsed on the field Monday.
A colony of tropical parakeets has been living on Long Island for decades, providing a thrill for Suffolk County residents.
The United States Army Corps of Engineers has earmarked $500 million to lift 4,500 homes five to 10 feet to weather future storms.
The report from the Empire Center for Public Policy shows the highest average municipal salaries led by the villages of Sands Point, averaging $91,000 for general employees, and Amityville at nearly $176,000 for police.
Ryan Hannigan, 36, made a left turn into oncoming traffic at the intersection of Oak Street and Broadway in Amityville at 2 p.m. and slammed into a Nissan Maxima, according to a police report.
Police called the SPCA to report that a female rose-haired tarantula had been found in the front of a house on Grand Central Avenue.
Suffolk County was set to hold a gun buyback Saturday afternoon, and officials urged those in possession of illegal firearms to bring them in.
According to Suffolk County Police, the female student who has not been identified left a note threatening to blow up the school.
Prosecutors Saturday said a caregiver’s boyfriend punched a 4-year-old boy in Amityville and ended up killing him, all because the boy wouldn’t take a nap.
An autopsy is scheduled for Friday to determine how a 4-year-old boy died in an Amityville apartment Wednesday afternoon.
A 4-year-old boy died Wednesday in Amityville, Long Island, and police have launched a homicide investigation.
Back in November, the Heckman family of Long Island was without a home due to the high cost of caring for their young son with leukemia, and had lost a relative’s home because of Superstorm Sandy.