Some parents in the Merrick School District have signed an online petition to keep the Spanish program for 3rd-6th grade students after the school proposed cutting the instruction for younger students.
Starting on April 1, cars parked at the Merrick lot will have to display a resident parking sticker or face a fine of $120. The goal is to combat overcrowding at lots.
Authorities say heavy, wet snow is putting a serious strain on many buildings around the area.
A Long Island man was facing charges on Saturday, for taking an ambulance for a three-mile joy ride earlier in the month.
As we approach the all-important holiday shopping season, a big push has been launched on Long Island to get residents to spend money near home.
A large Long Island congregation was without a church Sunday after a fire, but members were not letting the damage deter their faith.
Authorities Saturday morning were investigating a fire that damaged a church on Long Island.
A black and white dog named Cookie has been returned to his owners days after disappearing following a burglary at the family’s home.
Someone broke into the Merrick Avenue home through a basement window and then left through the front door between 10:30 a.m. and 2:05 p.m. Monday, police said.
“The entire back foundation of our house collapsed into our basement along with half of our yard, and the entire basement was filled with water,” Ann Mary Farrell told CBS 2’s Cindy Hsu.
There have been at least four incidents in which middle school students were followed or approached by strangers in Merrick and Bellmore, officials said.
Two people were killed, and three others were critically injured, in a crash early Sunday on Southern State Parkway on Long Island.
Police said they received a 911 call just after 8 a.m. about a domestic situation at the Merrick home of Lohan’s mother Dina, 1010 WINS’ Mona Rivera reported.
The action was a little too real last night at a video game store on Long Island.
When residents in Merrick called police, they were told removing the raccoon would be the homeowners’ problem.