The crash happened around 6 p.m. Saturday in Cutchogue on the North Fork of Long Island.
A missing elderly man from Suffolk County who suffers from dementia was found safe in New York City Wednesday night.
An East Harlem man arrested for savagely beating his dog in an elevator, and an Astoria man who threw a Shar Pei out of a window are just two examples of shocking cases of animal abuse in the city.
Association President Vincent Doyle says volunteer lawyers will be available to answer questions about insurance, property disputes, landlord-tenant matters and general legal issues.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Irene caused significant damage to the state’s agriculture. He said there is already $45 million in damage to farms in the state.
Orange County is among nine New York counties added to the list that are eligible for federal disaster assistance. Others include Rockland, Suffolk and Sullivan.
Long Island Association president Kevin Law says that it’s time the island start acting like the big guy that it is.
A weather expert says the New York City area is “vulnerabe’ and needs to get ready for a major hurricane.