State lawmakers exempted the state from having to reimburse drivers for pothole-releated damages during winter months.
U.S. Labor Department statistics show that out of 3 million recent college grads, 36 percent have no job or one they doesn’t require a degree.
Some towns on Long Island have already blown their snow budgets and the season is only halfway over.
Dozens of school districts have declared a snow day and plows are back out clearing highways as the latest winter storm smacks Long Island.
New York Lottery officials are trying to track down the owner of a $1 million Powerball ticket purchased on Long Island in July.
The bitter cold turned Long Island’s public spaces and malls into virtual ghost towns Tuesday.
Cheers rang out at Hemsptead Lake in Rockville Centre when firefighters brought a nearly frozen mixed Labrador named Teddy to shore.
On Long Island this Christmas Eve, hundreds of people lined up to adopt a pet for the holidays.
Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano helped organize the dinner and in between bites he heard from Sandy victims about the difficulties that they have faced in getting government grant money.
Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota said investigators uncovered “clear evidence” that 21-year-old Patrick O’Sullivan of East Moriches planned “a new scheme he believed would result in his freedom.”
A new law allows wine to be sold at roadside farm stands, and Long Island residents are quite pleased.
Demolition has begun for an eyesore on Long Island that had become a haven for gangs and the homeless, but what comes next for the former Bavarian Inn?
Residents have been none too happy with a decision by the town of Brookhaven, Long Island, to postpone cleanup of a lake overrun with invasive plants and algae.
A water plant usually used in home aquariums has covered virtually all of Massapequa Lake on Long Island, and homeowners are fed up with the sight and stench.
In Nassau County, a program meant to help homeowners patch homes damaged by Superstorm Sandy so they can continue living in them is off to a slow and confusing start.