2 Families Who Lost Daughters In Deadly Crashes Fight To Change Law And Save LivesEven a driver with chronic suspensions, up to 10, can only be charged with a misdemeanor.
Volunteers Save Fish And Frogs From Murky Sump Near South Huntington SchoolThere was an unusual wildlife rescue on Long Island as volunteers spent days wading through murky water.
Santa Claus Makes Early Appearance At Long Island MallGetting an early start on holiday shopping was at the top the some people's to do list. Many families that headed to malls were surprised to see Santa waiting for them.
Long Island Rep. Andrew Garbarino Receives Death Threats After Voting In Favor Of Infrastructure BillPolice arrested a retired Long Island Rail Road employee from Lake Ronkonoma, 64-year-old Kenneth Gasper, charging him with aggravated harassment.
Huntington Joins Communities Across Country Restricting Gas-Powered Leaf Blowers Over Pollution ConcernsThe ever-present snarl of leaf blowers has created a chorus of calls to stop polluting the moment and the air.
Long Island Veterans' Halls Struggling To Stay Open After Losing Money During PandemicBarely hanging on before the pandemic, COVID claimed members' lives and vital revenue from banquets.
Islanders Fan Takes Issue With Apparent Lack Of Handicapped Parking At New UBS ArenaThere is joy for most Islanders fans as the team's long-awaited new home prepares for opening day on Nov. 20. But some disabled fans claim their health and safety was forgotten amid the hoopla.
Pfizer To Ask FDA To Approve Its COVID-19 Booster For All Adult Americans, Regardless Of Brand Used For Initial ShotPfizer is citing its new data that a booster shot safely offers close to complete protection from severe COVID.
Tri-State Area Public Transportation Systems Receiving Federal Relief To Offset Pandemic Revenue LossesThe funding will help support transit agencies' recovery and sustainability.
Long Island Write-In Candidate, Voters Sound Off On 'Corrupt System' Controlling State Judge ElectionsSome call it the last bastion of the political patronage pie, doling out judgeships across the state. Voters go to the polls, but have no impact on the outcome.
Indictment Unsealed In Case Of Dr. William Spencer, Suffolk County Legislator Accused In Pills-For-Sex SchemeA highly regarded medical doctor who also served as a distinguished county legislator was arrested last year on drug- and prostitution-related charges.
Off-Duty Suffolk County Police Officer Vincent Pelliccio Killed In CrashPolice said Officer Vincent Pelliccio was driving a 2021 Jeep on Nicolls Road near West Road when he crashed into the median around 12:40 a.m.
Sen. Schumer: $10 Billion MTA Is Getting From President Biden's Infrastructure Deal Will Help Stop Service CutsSchumer said there is also $24 billion for the Second Avenue Subway and the Gateway Project, along the Northeast Corridor rail line.
As Daylight Saving Time Ends, Suffolk Police Launch Safe Driving Campaign To Prevent Historical Increase Of CrashesThere's a marked uptick in the number of motor vehicle crashes in the two weeks following the end of Daylight Saving Time.
Suffolk County Police Officer Timothy Thrane Remains Hospitalized After Being Struck By Alleged Drunk DriverPolice say 35-year-old Officer Timothy Thrane was closing southbound lanes of William Floyd Parkway due to an accident around 12 a.m. Wednesday when the driver of an SUV pulled over to ask Thrane a question.