Battle Brewing In Blue Point Over Plan To Turn Convent Into Drug Rehab FacilityA plan to turn a convent into a drug rehabilitation center is facing opposition on Long Island. Now, the buyer of the convent is floating another idea, but it's also causing controversy.
Some Neighbors Object To Plan To Turn L.I. Convent Into Drug Rehab FacilityShould a landmark convent be turned into a drug and alcohol rehabilitation facility for Long Island women in need?
Convents Around Area, Country Close As Nuns Age, Numbers DwindleConvents in the Tri-State Area and across America are closing, as nuns who used to be a vibrant presence in schools and communities are aging rapidly.
Police: 2 Men Charged In 12 Suffolk County Armed RobberiesTwo men under surveillance by police have been arrested in connection with a string of armed robberies at gas stations and doughnut shops in Suffolk County.
Police: L.I. School Crossing Guard Charged With DWIPolice said they received a 911 call about a possible drunk driver in the parking lot of a Waldbaums on South Sunrise Service Road in Patchogue.
Newsday Delivery Truck Driver Hurt In Hit-And-Run Crash; Brothers ArrestedTwo brothers have been arrested in connection with a hit-and-run crash that left a newspaper delivery truck driver seriously injured.
Young Sisters Organize Fundraiser To Help Hospitalized NeighborTwo young sisters are helping to raise money for a seven-year-old friend in Suffolk County after she was diagnosed with a rare, incurable disease.