2 Schools In Herricks, L.I. Put On Lockdown Due To ThreatTwo schools on Long Island were put on lockdown Tuesday afternoon because of a threat.
Nassau County Police Say Suspect Arrested In So-Called Distraction Burglary In Herricks Frank Nicholas, 27, was arrested Wednesday and charged with second-degree burglary, police said.
National Grid Rolls Out New Pilot Program To Combat ScammersAuthorities said scam artists in Herricks, Syosset and Westbury posing as National Grid workers conned elderly residents.
Long Island Students Spend Vacation Collecting FoodHundreds of Long Island high school students are spending their winter break at Island Harvest in Uniondale helping to prepare and distribute food for the needy.