Bill and Marianna Lacal of Port Washington have been trying to adopt 16-year-old Vadim from Ukraine, but were bogged down by visa and paperwork issues.
If you are looking for a new puppy, dozens had just arrived on Long Island Monday from the West Coast.
On this Black Friday, it wasn’t just shoppers that had new additions to their homes– but pet lovers, too.
Nearly 80 dogs recently rescued from a puppy mill in Oklahoma are getting a second chance.
The fire began at around 2:45 p.m.
Police have confirmed that the man found dead in an explosion in a Port Washington, Long Island garage last week was a resident who had been unaccounted for.
Authorities are investigating what caused a massive explosion at a single-family house in Nassau County that killed one person and injured five firefighters.
Flames and smoke were billowing into the sky in Nassau County Tuesday night, after a house apparently exploded.
Drenching downpours on Wednesday flooded out neighborhoods in Brooklyn and Queens and caused mudslides and washouts in Westchester, Long Island and New Jersey.
The New York City Office of Emergency Management said residents impacted by Wednesday’s flooding should contact 311 to report damage to their homes or businesses. New Yorkers can also report any damage at nyc.gov/311.
A popular Long Island grocery store chain reported Thursday that it had been the victim of a data breach affecting credit card systems at three of its stores.
According to the FBI, 24 incidents occurred at or near John F. Kennedy airport, while 63 happened at or near LaGuardia airport.
On Long Island this Christmas Eve, hundreds of people lined up to adopt a pet for the holidays.
Long Island Rail Road vending machines are a quick and easy way for thousands of riders to get tickets. However, investigators fear that some passengers may have been taken for a ride before even getting on a train.
Worries about injuries at a Long Island school have led to a surprising ban.