St. Agnes Church (Photo/Mona Rivera)

Water Main Ruptures After Lightning Strikes LI Steeple

Lightning struck the top of St. Agnes Church in Rockville Centre around 7:20 p.m. Wednesday and traveled to the ground underneath Clinton Avenue blowing out a three-inch hole in an 80-year-old water main.


Jan. 27, 2011 - New Hyde Park, L.I. - Photo by John

‘Thundersnow’ Stuns Long Islanders

As Long Islanders continue to dig out from the latest storm which brought snow, sleet, and then more snow, many were talking about the lightning and thunder that accompanied the heavy wintry mix.