The incident happened on June 23 at the New York City public library on Main Street in Flushing.
It’s become known as a deadly stretch of road after a number of pedestrians were killed trying to cross Main Street in Smithtown on Long Island. But changes have been made to make Main Street safer.
Activists in Hartford are holding a rally today to call for justice in the killing of Trayvon Martin by a neighborhood watch volunteer. A rally is also taking place in Hempstead on Long Island in support of the victim.
As the state plans to begin renovations to Main Street to make the road safer, many business owners are worried about the impact the constriction may have.
An overnight blaze has seriously damaged three businesses on Main Street in Smithtown, Long Island.
Three pedestrian have been killed there since November 2009 and drivers are seen speeding through the busy area.
Days after Hurricane Irene made her way north, things in New York City’s northern suburbs are still not back to normal.
Tropical Storm Irene is sending water into the streets of several shoreline neighborhoods as it surges across Connecticut.
About 15,000 customers in several suburban New York communities are being advised to boil their water due to the presence of high levels of coliform bacteria.
Firefighters went to each of the 7 evacuated buildings to make sure things were safe. Everyone has since been allowed to return to their homes.
There is a plan to turn the four-lane Main Street in downtown Smithtown into a two-lane road. Three people have been killed in the area in the last 18 months.
One Long Island village is trying to get you to shop and dine there by easing up on the law.
The accident occurred in Smithtown on a stretch of roadway that has been the site of several recent pedestrian accidents.
Police on Long Island are investigating the death of a 33-year-old man who was struck and killed while crossing a street in Smithtown.
Years ago, Main Street was a shopping destination. Today, it is a shadow of its former self, with many stores having fled to the malls.