Arctic air sent temperatures plummeting across the Tri-State area on Thursday with wind chills driving them even lower.
County Executive Steve Bellone announced the Department of Public Works has added four new heavy-duty snow vehicles to its fleet.
From now on, the investigators say they will be in court for each and every case involving animals.
OTB announced last month it had chosen the vacant store in The Source mall for the gambling parlor, which would include up to 1,000 slot machines and table games. It could open sometime in 2015.
Wilson Reyes, 21, was babysitting the 2-year-old girl when the attack happened on New Year’s Day in Freeport, police said.
The dog’s owner, John Balk, said the 4-year-old pooch was shot to death and a pellet was found in his chest.
The lieutenant said the Police Department is taking part in a program designed to help young people arrested for drug use get on the right track.
Investigators said the suspect was fumbling with the lock at the home on North Gardiner Drive in North Bay Shore Friday night when someone inside the home opened the door.
The letters claim town workers will be going door to door inspecting properties, but it’s not true said the town supervisor.
It was in Huntington Station that police said Wymann Wiggins, of Amityville, was finally stopped after a drunken pursuit that started in Commack.
The operator of a street-sweeping vehicle who was spotted driving erratically on a highway has been arrested on drunken-driving charges.
A Connecticut man is accused of assaulting a police officer at a Long Island laundry.
East Hampton Village will begin a non-lethal program in an effort to reduce its deer population on Friday.
Many communities count on dog owners to get their pets licensed. But a Long Island town is considering counting the pooches itself.
Investigators say David Osiecki, 54, of Sagaponack, used a cigar to start the fire at the Off Key Tiki Bar in Patchogue after an argument with the owner in November 2013.