Police: Retired Nassau County Detective Hit By Car While Crossing Street, KilledRetired Det. Joseph G. Skowronski, 65, was trying to cross Old Country Road around 3:40 p.m. Thursday when he was hit by a Nissan Maxima, police said.
Video: Man Steals PlayStation 4 From LI Game StopPolice say a man distracted the clerk, then reached over the counter and grabbed the PlayStation.
Authorities Investigate If Robbery Of Carle Place Maternity Store Fits Violent Robbery PatternPolice said in all of the robberies, the suspect has hidden behind a dark mask, displayed a gun and tied the wrists of the victims.
Armed Man Tied Up Patrons Before L.I. Heist, Cops SayPolice believe the armed suspect may be responsible for similar robberies at clothing stores in Babylon, Carle Place and East Meadow.
Long Island Residents Say They're Getting Runaround Over Snow-Packed Bus StopsPassing the buck is what many Long Island pedestrians and bus riders have been complaining is happening, when they report precarious passage along sidewalks, streets, and bus shelters.
Nassau County Medic Speaks Out About Carbon Monoxide Scare At Dunkin' DonutsJoseph Biundo was at the shop on Glen Cove Road in Carle Place around 4 a.m. Friday when his personal carbon monoxide detector suddenly went off.
EMT With Carbon Monoxide Detector Happens Upon Leak At Long Island Dunkin' DonutsA customer looking for an early-morning cup of coffee at a Long Island Dunkin' Donuts was in the right place at the right time, and with the right equipment.
Burglary Ring Busted In Nassau CountyThree men were charged in connection with about 50 burglaries that spanned Nassau, Suffolk, Westchester and Queens counties Thursday.
Police On Long Island Report Rash Of Auto Thefts From DrivewaysIt has happened five times since Jan. 1 – cars being stolen from driveways in Nassau County. Three cars were stolen in West Hempstead, one from Carle Place, and a fifth from Roosevelt.
Drunk Driving Checkpoints To Be Set Up Across New York State Over Holiday WeekendBar and restaurant owners, along with local officials, urge people to choose a designated driver before heading out for the night or take a taxi home.
Long Island Bride Wins Lawsuit Against Seamstress Over Broken ZipperMost little girls dream of walking down the aisle in their perfect wedding gowns. But for one Long Island woman, her wedding day became a nightmare when the zipper on the back of her dress broke.
Mosquitoes Carrying West Nile Virus At Historic High On Long IslandTo combat the insect infiltration, Suffolk and Nassau Counties have been spraying mosquito repellant by air and by ground. But that is not without controversy.

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