A Calverton no-kill dog rescue operation that is under investigation by the state attorney’s office is fighting to stay open in an attempt to prevent dozens of dogs from being euthanized.
A court has ordered the Calverton dog rescue called Precious Pups to close its doors after complaints that neglected dogs were being rescued, then simply resold.
Around 4 p.m., two jumpers believed to be involved in a tandem jump at Skydive Long Island in Calverton somehow ended in a free fall, police said.
The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation says at least one of the fawns was chased with a vehicle and captured alongside a fence. Photos show one of the suspects holding a “stressed” yearling.
Police this weekend were searching for the suspects who stole hundreds of pumpkins from a farm on Long Island.
A New York man enjoying his morning cup of coffee Friday stumbled upon four alligators near a Long Island boat ramp.
Long Island Farm Bureau executive director Joe Gergela said there are thousands of acres of sod growing on Long Island.
An environmental group believes sensitive Long Island land is being contaminated by cars damaged during superstorm Sandy.
The suspects had stolen at least $2,400 worth of frozen shrimp from supermarkets since December 2012 and sold it to the Tai Yu Chinese Restaurant in Mastic Beach, police said.
Environmentalists say they threaten the water supply and residents are deeply concerned, as the cars could catch fire or leak chemicals.
She is shaken up, but very grateful to have little more than a few scratches. The young woman who was stuck dangling from a tree after skydiving in Calverton on Long Island spoke about the ordeal on Thursday.
With little relief in sight from the heat wave, the dangerously dry conditions gripping most of the United States may soon start having a noticeable impact on the price of food the public pays at the grocery store.
The 12-year-old Palomino pony needs surgery to remove one of its eyes because of a bad medical condition.
A $3.5 million state grant has been secured to create the new Agriculture Consumer Science Center at the Calverton Business Incubator.