Police: Man Hit By Car After Breaking Into Long Island RestaurantJulio Cesar Alfaro, 21, of Garden City Park is charged with third-degree burglary and second-degree criminal mischief.
Off-Duty Nassau Detective, Neighbor Rescue Homeowner From FireAccording to authorities, the detective was passing by when he noticed flames coming from the home on Mineola Boulevard in Williston Park around 7:30 a.m.
L.I. Floral Designer Wins $33 Million Mega Millions JackpotThe 67-year-old purchased the winning ticket for the Nov. 2 drawing in Mineola.
Out-Of-State Utility Workers Say L.I. Power Restoration Became 'Free-For-All' Bottlenecks and red tape made getting back on line nearly impossible for the powerless across Nassau and Suffolk counties.
Devastation On Long Island: Power Down, Widespread Damage, 2 DeadLong Island was a disaster area Tuesday night, after Superstorm Sandy uprooted trees and blew them over like matchsticks, and at one point cut power to 90 percent of LIPA customers without power.
Wake, Funeral Monday For L.I. College Student Harsha Maddula A fisherman found the 18-year-old's body Thursday night in Wilmette Harbor, a few miles north of Evanston, six days after he disappeared after leaving an off-campus party near Northwestern University in suburban Chicago.
Plane Crash Victims Remembered At Farmingdale State College Commencement Graduating students of Farmingdale State College arrived for commencement on Saturday morning. And just steps away was a congratulatory message, mixed with a message of sadness for the two students who died in a plane crash on Wednesday.
Brooklyn Suspect In NYPD Cop Shooting Charged With Attempted MurderOfficer Kevin Brennan is in critical but stable condition and doctors say he's expected to make a full recovery. Meanwhile, the suspect, Luis Ortiz, has been charged with the attempted murder of a police officer.
Gas Leak Sends 5 To Hospitals On Long IslandNassau County police said the gas apparently leaked from a first-floor deli in Garden City Park into the apartments upstairs.