Throng Getting Out Of Town, Hitting Beaches At Home For Memorial Day WeekendAAA projects some 38 million people will travel 50 miles or more over the holiday weekend -- about 700,000 more than last year and the most since 2005.
Gov. Cuomo's Proposed LIRR Third Track Plan Gets Public HearingThe proposed third track would cost more than a billion dollars and would run for about 10 miles between Floral Park and Hicksville.
New NYC Buses Hit Streets, But Critics Say Major Pedestrian Safety Issue RemainsNew York City's sleek new fleet of buses began hitting the streets this past week, and Gov. Andrew Cuomo touted some of their features.
Sandy-Damaged Babylon Home Tilts Off Raised Foundation; Owner FuriousA house on Long Island came crashing down, and the homeowner said government bureaucracy is to blame.
Long Island Residents Protest Against Spread Of 'Zombie Homes'Residents claim the homes are a huge eyesore that lower property values in neighborhoods and attract crime.
Island Harvest Teams Up With Letter Carriers Union To 'Stamp Out Hunger'Island Harvest Food Bank is asking residents of Nassau and Suffolk counties to leave canned food or nonperishable items by their mailboxes on Saturday, May 14.
LIRR Wantagh Station Getting Major UpgradeThe station will get a new elevator, escalator, electronic signage, a public address system and more.
Pit Bull Found Near Death On Long Island Now Looking For Loving HomeBella, a 4-year-old female pit bull, is completely recovered from severe neck wounds received in an abusive home.
LI Strip Club Owner Claims Town Is Changing Laws To Thwart His New BusinessThe fight to open a new cabaret on Long Island is likely on its way to federal court.
Quit It: Long Beach Bans Smoking On Local BeachesThe City of Long Beach is telling smokers to call it quits when it comes to having a smoke on their beaches.
Students On Edge Following Alleged Groping Incident At Stony Brook UniversityStudents and staff at the university were notified of the incident, that happened around 3:40 p.m. Saturday in the Social and Behavioral Sciences building.
6-Foot-Long Alligator Seized From Long Island HomeAuthorities have seized a six-foot-long alligator from a Suffolk County home.