Long Island

Man Rolls 122 Miles Through Long Island In Wheelchair To Benefit Animal ShelterIt was wheels up Friday for one native Long Islander, who rolled right along in a 122-mile journey across the suburban island in his wheelchair.
Storm Downs Trees, Causes Street Flooding In New YorkOut on Long Island, Linenhurst was hit hard with dozens of trees downed across just one neighborhood.
Four Hour Round-Trip School Bus Ride Leaves Disabled L.I. Girl In TearsA disabled Long Island girl has a ride home that’s two hours long, and it has been leaving her in tears.
Athletes Compete In Special Olympics Fall Classic On Long IslandFrom bocce, to softball, to soccer, and cross country, over 400 athletes competed in Hicksville for the Fall Classic.
Witnesses Describe Brutal Beating In Meadowbrook Parkway Road Rage IncidentThe victim of a road rage assault on a Long Island parkway has broken bones in his face and jaw, police say he was beaten unconscious.
Oyster Bay Will Fight For Right To Limit Day Laborer GatheringsThe law bars day laborers from using town streets and sidewalks to look for construction, landscaping and other work.
Apples Are Ripe For The Picking On Long Island's East EndThere's still plenty of time to do some picking, since apples continue to grow and ripen right into October.
Talks Continue To Avert Long Island School Bus Drivers StrikeTalks resumed Monday in an attempt to head off a school bus drivers strike on Long Island.
Waterspout Spotted Off Long Beach, Long Island Amid StormsA waterspout was spotted offshore from Long Beach, Long Island Saturday afternoon, as a result of the stormy weather.
Long Island Men Accused Of Heroin Trafficking In Rhode IslandTwo Long Island men were busted in Rhode Island this week with heroin valued at $800,000, police said.
Frantic Search On For Man Who Vanished After Going Jogging In Massapequa ParkA jogger went for a run in Massapequa Park, Long Island and never returned, and a frantic family has been left to pass out posters and look for clues.
Police Claim Man, 87, Was Committing Lewd Act While Offering Candy To Kids On L.I.An 87-year-old man was arrested in Lloyd Harbor, Long Island Monday, after he was allegedly seen offering candy to children while performing a lewd act in his car.