For many, prom night means party night, and that often includes a lot of drinking. More schools are taking no chances when it comes to getting kids to celebrate sober. Some are going so far as to use Breathalyzer tests.
Approximately 10,000-15,000 people were impacted by the outage. A power feeder cable burned out, causing the disruption.
At least 20 people have been indicted in connection with an operation that sources say sold and distributed a potent brand of heroin that has been linked to several overdose deaths in the region.
A Rockville Centre attorney is under arrest after allegedly holding a suspected teenage prankster at gunpoint until officers arrived at her home Sunday night, Nassau County police said.
The chalice was last seen on September 22 and police believe that it was stolen from St. Agnes Cathedral between then and September 28.
After one man died from West Nile Virus and a number of mosquitos tested positive for the virus, the Nassau County health department has decided to spray the pesticide Scourge.
More and more fake Chinese-made driver’s licenses are ending up in the hands of underage New Yorkers.
The sweltering, humid weather that made stepping out the front door like stepping into a hot, slick sponge kept its hold on the Tri-State area Tuesday.
Police descended on an apartment complex on Old Mill Court in the Town of Rockville Centre in a pre-dawn drug bust and raid.
A surprise candidate has thrown his hat into the ring in the Rockville Centre mayoral race.
Faith Ross and her daughter Francesca Maselli ran into trouble in January when police investigating a bad stench found 26 dead pets in their Rockville Centre home.
Lightning struck the top of St. Agnes Church in Rockville Centre around 7:20 p.m. Wednesday and traveled to the ground underneath Clinton Avenue blowing out a three-inch hole in an 80-year-old water main.
As Long Islanders continue to dig out from the latest storm which brought snow, sleet, and then more snow, many were talking about the lightning and thunder that accompanied the heavy wintry mix.
The animals were found inside the Montauk Avenue home along with carcasses of 26 other animals, including dogs, ferrets, cats and birds, Hempstead Town Supervisor Kate Murray said.
Five dead animals and 17 severely neglected dogs were found in what officials called a “grisly” scene at a home in Rockville Centre.