Martinez is a 24-year veteran of the FDNY. He was with Engine 157 at ground zero during the September 11, attacks, and spent months working rescue and recovery after losing 6 of colleagues.
Fred Kovaleski is a tennis pro who spent a decade using the sport as a decoy for the CIA – and now, as one of the world’s oldest tennis players, he has begun talking about his past.
New legislation has been proposed in light of a recent massive sexual predator bust. Proponents said the legislation will better protect children.
Butterflies are one of the most beloved seasonal species and can be found almost everywhere in the world. But the number of sightings are getting lower every year.
There is a new adult beverage in town and it is called a Phrostee. Now, the drink is under investigation and it comes with a big ‘buyer beware.’
Neighbors in Queens have been worried that their street is going to swallow their cars – or even worse, someone might get hurt.
Ray Cote made the comments as he replied to a question asked by a trustee, apparently not realizing it was in front of an open mic and streaming live on the school district’s website.
A schedule conflict almost kept the Division III school out of the tournament. All three rounds were slated to include Saturday afternoon matches, which coincides with the Jewish sabbath.
Some people may see them as pieces of history, but for the loved ones of the now deceased G.I. who wrote them, dozens of letters and keepsakes from World War II are precious memories.
A surveillance photo shows a woman, identified by police as Karen Cohen, walking away with the children.
A recent parenting blog about completely eliminating punishment for children has a lot of folks debating what works and what doesn’t.
Residents in the Midwood section of Brooklyn are dealing with piles of gravel, uneven sidewalks, and holes in the ground thanks to a National Grid service repair.
Some parents are coughing up as much as $1,000 for “Frozen”-themed dresses on eBay and similar sites because the items are largely sold out.
The elderly woman was “photographed by nursing home staff at East Neck Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in West Babylon as as a muscular, almost nude male dancer gyrated in front of her,” according to the lawsuit.
A 17-year-old Long Island student has accomplished what few believe is possible.