Suffolk County has announced its first human case of West Nile Virus this year.
The state Public Service Commission approved the new code on Thursday, saying the existing 631 code is running out of assignable telephone numbers.
A Utah man has pleaded guilty to murder and other charges in the killing of a suburban New York equestrian and wounding of his partner.
Police say a New York City man has been arrested for fatally striking another man with his own vehicle as he attempted to stop a carjacking.
Volunteer fire and rescue services on Long Island are in need of more than a few good men and women.
A Long Island man has been convicted in the 2012 drunken driving death of a teenager who had just graduated from high school.
It made headlines as a house of horrors – an unthinkably vile home on Long Island where a mother raised three children in shocking conditions.
In a first for the Tri-State Area, health care professionals in the suburbs may soon be giving patients unusual prescriptions.
The small, plastic microbeads found in some facial and body washes have prompted a Suffolk County legislator to push for a study of their effect on the environment.
A Golden Retriever was rescued by Suffolk County Police officers Friday morning after he got his head wedged in a cat house in Medford.
Police said a couple was out to dinner with friends at the Long Island Pour House Bar and Grill on Patchogue Road when they were confronted by the woman’s ex boyfriend in the parking lot.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced the state will spend nearly half a billion dollars on Long Island for water and sewage projects, including $383 million to help get homes in Suffolk County hooked up to sewers.
In a startling new study by Stony Brook scientists, more than two-thirds of the Island’s coastal waters this summer showed poor to lethal amounts of oxygen.
The Suffolk treasurer said nearly 3,000 homeowners will be getting checks. The refunds total about $8 million.
Michael Grasing is charged with second-degree murder, aggravated vehicular homicide, driving while intoxicated and other charges in the June 24, 2012 death of 18-year-old Brittney Walsh.