L.I. Boy With Autism Thrilled As His Christmas Wish Comes TrueAs children everywhere excitedly opened their presents this Christmas Day, a big wish came true for one young boy on Long Island living with autism.
Cuomo: State Will Take Action On Contaminated Long Island Ground WaterOn Thursday, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that New York state will clean up decades old ground water contamination that's spreading under several Long Island communities.
LI Center For Sex Abuse Victims Sees Uptick In Calls For Help In Wake Of Weinstein ScandalThe Safe Center in Bethpage says there has been an uptick in phone calls and requests for counseling since the stories involving Harvey Weinstein, Kevin Spacey, Roy Moore and others.
U.S. Navy Secretary Visits LI To Witness Aftermath Of Ground Water PollutionThe contamination was traced to Navy work following WWII when it contracted with Grumman to build fighter planes and chemicals were dumped into the ground.
Officials Demand U.S. Navy, Military Contractor Take Responsibility For Toxic Plume On LICrews are checking for toxic contaminants that officials say are now the unwelcome legacy of the former Grumman aerospace plant in Bethpage.
Police Seek Help Identifying Woman Found In BethpagePolice are asking the public for help identifying a woman found on July 27 on Long Island. According to detectives, an unidentified woman was found lying on the ground on Adams Avenue in Bethpage.
Thousands Attend Funeral To Bid Farewell To FDNY Firefighter William TolleyThere has been an outpouring of grief for the 42-year-old firefighter, who died on the job last week in Queens after falling five stories from an apartment building.
Wake For FDNY Firefighter William Tolley Continues On Long IslandThe wake is being held at Chapey & Sons Funeral Home from 2p.m. to 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. in Bethpage.
Long Island Water Tested For Cancer Causing Chemical Found In DetergentIt's widely used in consumer products such as detergents and shampoos, but can drain and leech into Long Island's aquifers.
Police: LI Man Kills Wife, Leads Cops On Chase That Ends In Fiery Crash In BrooklynSeveral police officers were hospitalized, including at least one for smoke inhalation and another for a wrist injury.
Cuomo Threatens Lawsuit Over Dredging Along Long Island SoundA Department of Environmental Conservation report released Wednesday says the contamination put drinking water at risk for 250,000 people.
Brother, Sister, Third Man Arrested On Heroin Charges In BethpageA sister and brother, along with a third man, were arrested on drug charges during a traffic stop in Bethpage, Long Island this week.