South Ozone Park, Queens Alarmed By Offensive Graffiti Referencing HindusOffensive graffiti has alarmed some residents of South Ozone Park, Queens, and some believe it constitutes a hate crime.
1,000 Pull Army Tank To Raise Money For Wounded WarriorsSeveral thousand people spent Sunday in Clifton raising money for wounded military veterans -- while pulling a tank with their own hands.
Virgin Mary Statue Decapitated Outside L.I. Knights Of Columbus BranchSomeone cut the head off a statue of the Virgin Mary and left it lying on the ground at a Knights of Columbus chapter on Long Island, police said Thursday.
N.J. Lawmakers Drop Discussion Of Religious Exemption For Same-Sex MarriageWith gay marriage now legal in New Jersey, state lawmakers have stopped their push to codify the details through a bill -- saying it is not urgent to address whether religious-affiliated organizations should be exempt.
Free Thanksgiving Meals Available On Long Island For Sandy's VictimsAcross Long Island, free Thanksgiving meals are available for those who no longer have homes.
Group Wants NJ Town To Remove 'Keep Christ In Christmas' BannerThe Freedom From Religion Foundation says the banner violates the Constitution because it was put up by members of the local fire department and hangs from two town-owned light posts.
Teaneck Parents Try Save Freshman BaseballWhen voters rejected Teaneck's school budget in April, more than $6 million had to be cut.