A mother out for a walk was assaulted this week, in a park in Massapequa, Long Island that is popular with joggers and bikers and is generally considered safe.
In Nassau County, all beaches except for Biltmore Beach in Massapequa reopened Sunday.
LIRR unions tried to ramp up the pressure on the MTA at a labor rally in Massapequa on Saturday.
A Massapequa High School Dean received a phone call from a concerned parent that Richard Delpesce 17, and Corinne Terris, 19, of Massapequa, made threats toward the school via Facebook, police said.
The stabbing spree that left nearly two dozen students injured in suburban Pittsburgh this week came as a Tri-State Area school district installed what could have been one of the most advanced school security systems in the nation.
Beach prep has started on Long Island. For the next seven weeks crews will be working hard to get Jones Beach ready for summer crowds.
Hazardous Material teams have responded to the scene, along with firefighters.
The inferno brought out more than 100 firefighters from four communities. At least two churches were preparing to hold Sunday services and also had to be evacuated.
A man was arraigned Friday in the robbery of a Dunkin’ Donuts in Massapequa, and police said they followed a trail of footprints in the snow to find him.
Two Mineola teens were charged this weekend in an alleged rage assault on Long Island.
Police said Coshonda Vanderhall, 31, of Mastic, shoplifted $270 worth of clothes from the J.C. Penny in Sunrise Mall in Massapequa. Vanderhall then allegedly punched a female security guard and threw her to the ground.
A 15-year-old Long Island girl has become a star pitcher of her otherwise all-male Little League team, and was headed this week to Little League World Series.
Ryan Hannigan, 36, made a left turn into oncoming traffic at the intersection of Oak Street and Broadway in Amityville at 2 p.m. and slammed into a Nissan Maxima, according to a police report.
The injured kitten was found on July 30 in Massapequa where a resident was working with All About Spay Neuter, Inc. on a Trap, Neuter and Return project for feral cats on Sunset Boulevard.
A water plant usually used in home aquariums has covered virtually all of Massapequa Lake on Long Island, and homeowners are fed up with the sight and stench.