After the Westbury community came together and fought the plan to bring a casino to their neighborhood, a lawmaker has proposed a bill that would halt gaming facilities in Nassau and Suffolk counties.
Stamford-Norwalk ranked third, Westchester County was fifth, and New York City eighth.
A state lawmaker is introducing new legislation to prohibit the Off-Track Betting Corporation from building gambling parlors on Long Island.
One of the largest and highest paid police departments in the nation is looking for more than a few good men and women.
The extreme cold will last throughout the weekend with Sunday being the worse for some areas where it will feel like below zero.
There are calls being made on Long Island for new rules to protect student athletes from unsafe equipment.
Suffolk officials are waiting on the FAA to move forward with a massive sewer project.
A Suffolk County man facing a series of charges in connection with a crime spree that started with a car crash and ended in the death of a cat is due in court Thursday, Nassau County police said.
Snow is still piled as high as street signs on snowy Long Island as residents continue to dig out from the storm.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Tuesday that about 500 pieces of equipment, plows, dump trucks, front end loaders, are on their way to Suffolk County from New York City and the mid-Hudson Valley.
Police on Monday were trying to find the thieves who stole seven gas pumps from several shuttered service stations on Long Island.
Two Long Island ambulance technicians who had just been looking for breakfast Thursday morning were being called heroes hours later.
Officials in Suffolk County said Wednesday that they are looking to crack down on thieves stealing valuables and selling them to pawn shops.
The Long Island community of Wyandanch was filled with heartbreak Tuesday, a day after a driver hit and killed a woman and never stopped.
Suffolk will roll out a program that targets users in the Suffolk County Drug Court system, the probation system, users who are saved by Narcan and those in county jails