Suffolk County is considering legislation, dubbed “Kari’s Law,” that would eliminate the need to dial 9 before 911 while staying at a hotel.
Officials said the burglar pretended to be a flower deliveryman when he knocked on the victim’s door.
Test results confirm a housing development for war veterans on Long Island is contaminated with hazardous materials.
The victim was attacked from behind around 10:30 p.m. on June 1 near the Long Island Railroad tracks on Maple Avenue after leaving church.
Sarah Goode was last seen Friday night at a friend’s house in Shirley.
34-year-old Darrell Fuller has pleaded not guilty in the October 2012 killing of Nassau County Police Officer Arthur Lopez and a second man.
There is still a couple of days before California Chrome hits the track at Belmont for a chance to become the first Triple Crown winner in 36 years, but the celebration for Saturday’s big race has already started.
Suffolk County Police arrested a man for allegedly sexually abusing a child in Wyandanch last month.
The Coast Guard reports 20 percent of all accidents on waterways are the result of alcohol impaired boaters.
A Nassau County police officer accused of beating a Westbury man during a traffic stop pleaded not guilty to assault charges on Tuesday.
Joseph Biundo was at the shop on Glen Cove Road in Carle Place around 4 a.m. Friday when his personal carbon monoxide detector suddenly went off.
Closing arguments are expected in the Long Island trial of a Queens man accused of driving high and speeding in a 2012 crash that killed four of his friends.
Although forecasters are expecting a slower-than-usual hurricane season, officials are still advising residents to be ready.
The new rules went into effect Tuesday and officials say they will remain in effect for the rest of the school year.
Matthew Grimaldi was set to graduate from Ward Melville High School next month. He was to attend Clarkson University.