Some Holbrook Residents Fighting Solar Farm PlanResidents in Holbrook are expected to pack a meeting Wednesday night when the operators behind a plan there try to address their concerns.
Weekend Rains Could Make Flood Risk From Melting Snow Even WorseFrom a mudslide in Yonkers to flooding that forced the condemnation of houses in Shoreham, Long Island, the warming temperatures lately have caused lots of problems this week.
Long Island Homeowners Say Insurance Won't Cover Flooding From Melting SnowSome homeowners in Shoreham, Long Island remained homeless Thursday, a day after melting snow banks flooded their homes so badly that the homes had to be condemned.
Rapid Snow Melt Leaves Homes Flooded, Condemned On Long IslandRapidly melting snow left some homes flooded on Long Island Wednesday evening, and forced their evacuation.
L.I. Woman Claims Police Broke Her Legs During ArrestA Long Island woman has claimed a police officer broke her legs as she was being arrested on a recent misdemeanor charge.
Former Long Island Laboratory Used By Inventor Nikola Tesla Purchased By Preservation GroupJane Alcorn is president of the Tesla Science Center at Wardenclyffe on Long Island. Her group officially bought the Tesla lab and property last week for $850,000.
Long Island Laboratory Of Nikola Tesla To Be Restored And Turned Into MuseumAn online fundraising campaign brought in more than million dollars in just six weeks to help preserve the laboratory where Tesla worked on his inventions.
Health Officials Say Radiation In NY Is Not A ConcernThe crisis in Japan has triggered local concerns over radiation as trace amounts of radioactive iodine were being detected in air and water in New York State.
Experts: Radiation From Japan Arrives On East Coast, But Is HarmlessWorries over nuclear contamination are also being felt here in the United States. Health experts are monitoring drinking water and taking air samples.
Halloween Decorations Stolen From L.I. YardElaine Starling walked out into her Shoreham yard to find $1,500 worth of Halloween decorations missing and damaged pumpkins strewn across the yard.