About 200 firefighters battled a fire — and strong winds — at a Hempstead apartment complex Thursday.
Some Long Island drivers are livid, after their tickets were dismissed but they were stuck with a costly surcharge anyway.
The attorney for Nassau OTB said although they believed the site would have received all the necessary approvals, the opposition no longer made the property viable.
A Hempstead man is planning to sue the Suffolk County Police Department saying he wasn’t hired because of his race.
Five people have been arrested and charged in an alleged staged car accident ring on Long Island, the New York State Attorney General’s Office announced Wednesday.
Police have arrested one man after an alleged violent robbery on Long Island.
Christmas wishes came true on Thursday, for seven lucky winners of a unique lottery.
This week’s nor’easter caused moderate beach erosion on Long Island’s south shore, but favorable winds kept it from being worse.
Sgt. John Giambrone said the men targeted business owners, believing they had large amounts of cash on them.
According to Nassau County police, two men were walking across Clinton Street at Dartmouth Street in Hempstead at around 1:15 a.m. when they were struck by an orange 2013 Dodge Challenger travelling northbound.
An 8-year-old Long Island boy was recognized as a hero Monday, after he saved his neighbor when a swarm of wasps attacked her.
The town claims the crackdown is strictly a maintenance issue, but critics argue it’s disrespectful.
About 1,200 new students enrolled in the system this year, and nearly three dozen others were allegedly turned away.
Many of the new students are immigrants. Some parents at a school board meeting Wednesday night called on surrounding districts to help absorb the overflow of students.
Hempstead Town Supervisor Kate Murray said last year the town budgeted $2 million for snow removal, but spent more than $2.4 million. This winter, they’re setting aside $2.8 million.