Police have reported nearly 30 recent break-ins, mostly south of the Northern State Parkway from Manhasset Hills east to Roslyn Heights around Shelter Rock and Searingtown roads.
Police said 66-year-old Patricia Ward was killed by her son, 35-year-old Derek Ward, who then killed himself by stepping into the path of an oncoming Long Island Rail Road train.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced the state will spend nearly half a billion dollars on Long Island for water and sewage projects, including $383 million to help get homes in Suffolk County hooked up to sewers.
Starting next year, the Long Island-based group Parents for Megan’s Law will begin monitoring the online activities of Nassau County’s registered sex offenders.
Getting to the root of a problem is one thing — but what happens when the root is the problem?
On Monday, a Long Island community honored first responders for the lives that they helped save by using a drug that brings overdosing addicts back to life.
Assemblyman Phil Goldfeder (D-Far Rockaway) and Nassau County Leg. Howard Kopel are urging the state to improve local roads needed for emergency evacuations during disasters.
First there was an uproar over speeding tickets in Nassau County school zones. But now there is a proposal to install warning lights.
Some suburban Garden City families say they can’t get a straight answer as to why ear-shattering construction noise is allowed to wake them.
Frank Nicholas, 27, was arrested Wednesday and charged with second-degree burglary, police said.
A Long Island girl went missing from school and no one called her family. The school said that it followed procedure, but the girl’s mother disagrees.
Nassau County community leaders announced Thursday a reward fund to help catch those behind anti-Semitic crimes.
Despite the hearing, the Nassau County district attorney’s office said Wednesday it remains confident Friedman’s conviction will be upheld.
Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice on Monday announced a five-point plan to help combat texting while driving.
Nassau County Court Judge Jerald Carter told 34-year-old Darrell Fuller on Friday that the sentence would be a “prelude to the hell that may await you.”