The crash happened around 4:30 a.m. Sunday at the Second Baptist Church in Baldwin, police said.
Inside the box was a a $300 tuxedo jacket — a gift to be worn on an upcoming cruise.
The Long Island Rail Road plans to spend $14 million to replace six escalators that were upgraded less than two years ago.
A small community is fighting against the building of a big drug store. Residents said they have nothing against national retail chains, but more is needed to turn around the struggling downtown of this Long Island community.
Purses and other valuables left out in plain sight have made women easy targets for crooks looking to make a quick score at fitness facilities.
Town officials have told a Baldwin homeowner that the home now requires a sprinkler system.
Civic leaders on Long Island say Chris Weidman is a “true hometown hero.” A “Chris Weidman Day” celebration is being held Wednesday afternoon in Baldwin.
A battle is under way on Long Island to save a rare piece of history from the bulldozers.
Police said the message was written in black magic marker on the cafeteria window at Baldwin Senior High School on Ethel T. Kloberg Drive between 10:30 p.m. Friday and 8:07 a.m. Saturday.
It’s possible that merging the Baldwin-based First Precinct into the Seaford-based Seventh Precinct may never happen as planned, officials said.
Police arrested three parents on Long Island in recent days for driving while either high on drugs or drunk.
Two men and a woman were arrested this week in connection with a series of burglaries in Baldwin.
Some Long Island homeowners are headed to court as a result of flood damage caused by superstorm Sandy.
The biggest breach took place at the Bay Park sewage treatment facility where a nine foot wall of water flooded the pumps. That led to the sewage inundation of more than 100 homes across nine South Shore villages.
The homecoming game was cut short at Baldwin High School on Long Island Friday night, after shots were fired and a teenager was stabbed.