MacArthur Airport

Senator Schumer with local officials at Islip MacArthur Airport on July 18, 2011 (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Push Intensifies To Make MacArthur Airport JetBlue’s New Northeast Destination

Two million people a year fly in and out of MacArthur and the airport has been looking to increase that number. With JetBlue looking to expand in the Northeast, this may be the opportunity they’ve been waiting for.

07/18/2011

Congregation Aish Kodesh - Woodmere, NY (file / credit: Aish Kodesh)

Woodmere Synagogue Treasurer Accused Of Stealing Funds From Congregation

Nassau County police say Isaac Zucker of Woodmere, was arrested around 2 a.m. Wednesday and charged with grand larceny. He is accused of stealing $600,000 over a three-year period from the Congregation Aish Kodesh while serving as treasurer.

06/29/2011

The old and new control towers at MacArthur Airport - Ronkonkoma, NY - May 20, 2011 (credit: Sophia Hall / WCBS 880)

New Control Tower Dedicated At Long Island’s MacArthur Airport

The new control tower has a host of technological advances, including working heat, plus a greater view of the complex, which will make things safer.

05/20/2011

Southwest Airlines planes are seen at MacArthur Airport - Ronkonkoma, NY - Nov 9, 2010 - Photo: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images

Long Island’s MacArthur Airport Hopes To Increase Business

Right now, two million people a year fly in and out of MacArthur Airport on Long Island.

03/04/2011

U.S. Airways plance (File photo/William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Conn.-Bound Flight Safely Lands At MacArthur Airport

The passenger jet headed to New Haven, Connecticut with 35 aboard landed safely after being struck by lightning.

01/07/2011

Emergency Room (credit: CBS 2)

FAA: Plane Crash En Route To L.I. Kills 1

A Federal Aviation Administration spokesman says the single-engine Cessna U206G had departed from Keene, N.H. before crashing in Leverett.

12/06/2010

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