New Hyde Park
A Long Island teenager faces charges in connection with a crash that left a 55-year-old man dead and the victim’s wife and child injured.
Sarah Espinosa, 22, pleaded not guilty Tuesday to reckless endangerment, driving while intoxicated, unlawful possession of marijuana and petit larceny charges.
Two fire trucks were damaged when a driver crashed into a firehouse on Long Island. A Toyota Prius rammed through the garage door of the firehouse in New Hyde Park, and hit the trucks.
As Nassau County Police Chief Kevin Smith explained, perpetrators have been arriving at homes claiming to work for a gas or water company and requesting permission to come inside to check on a problem.
After more than 50 years as a teacher, professor Michael D’innocenzo will receive a lifetime achievement award from the Association of Italian American Educators.
The 22-year-old legally received the first handicap permit following a leg injury but then forged the doctor’s license number and signature to obtain the next nine, police said.
New Hyde Park residents are apparently not alone in their quest for their mail deliveries. Several zip codes across Long Island and the country are seeing inconsistent U.S. mail service.
Police on Monday were investigating an attack on a bus driver on Long Island, which allegedly happened after a woman got mad that the bus did not make an unscheduled stop.
In New Hyde Park, shoveled sidewalks have been quickly covered with snow and ice after plows pass by. Meantime, residents in Elmont are demanding that businesses be held accountable for failing to shovel their sidewalks.
After several drives, the 2-year-old son of a New York City firefighter remained in need of a bone marrow transplant this week.
Authorities believe the bag was left at the church between 6 p.m. Wednesday and 8:50 a.m. Thursday.
One man sustained a broken leg in the incident. Others suffered bumps, bruises, cuts and scratches, police said.
Cong Xu, 21, and Renhang Qui, 22, both from Brooklyn, were charged with burglary, attempted robbery and criminal possession of a weapon. Xu is also charged with attempted murder of a police officer.
An officer who police said was responding to a report of a home burglary was shot and injured early Wednesday morning on Long Island.
It’s a historic Long Island village of 10,000, and like many suburban communities, many of its businesses are struggling and forgotten.