Teacher Arrested For Alleged Sexual Contact With Former StudentThomas Barton was arrested Friday at his home in Medford on charges including rape and endangering the welfare of a child.
Mentors Push Gardens Over Gangs For Long Island ChildrenScience and engineering students from Brentwood High School are mentoring a bilingual third grade class about growing gardens hydroponically and healthy eating.
Cuomo Puts Another $20 Million Toward Fighting MS-13, Gangs On Long IslandGov. Andrew Cuomo announced Monday the state will put another $20 million toward efforts to crack down on MS-13 and gang recruitment on Long Island
Officials Hold MS-13 Gang Conference On Long IslandAt least 8,600 children from Central America between the ages of 6 and 17 have made their way to Long Island in the past four years.
Teen Who Has Made Incredible Recovery Since Being Hit By Car To Run In Suffolk County MarathonRunning a marathon is an ambitious goal for anyone. But for one Long Island teen, it seemed impossible to even walk just two years ago.
Mother Of MS-13 Victim Laid To Rest After Being Run Over At Daughter’s Memorial SiteEvelyn Rodriguez was run over and killed earlier this month at the site of her daughter’s memorial in Brentwood.
'No Reason': Outcry For MS-13 Gang Violence Opponent Evelyn RodriguezAn anti-gang activist struck and killed at a memorial for her murdered daughter is being remembered for her courage.
Mother Of MS-13 Victim Killed At Daughter's Memorial SiteThe mother of a Long Island teen, who was killed by alleged MS-13 gang members, has died after she was reportedly struck by a vehicle at her daughter’s memorial site.
Town Of Islip Residents Allege Discrimination Against Latino VotersThe 25 percent minority population in Islip is represented by an all-white town board and supervisor.
Congregation Of Nuns On Long Island On Sacred Mission To Save The PlanetThe sisters are using nearly every corner of their 211-acre Brentwood campus as a model of sustainability – from honey-making bee hives to farm-fresh eggs.
Cops: Human Remains Found In Long Island YardSuffolk police on Sunday were investigating the discovery of human remains outside a home in Suffolk County.
Brentwood Hoops Coach Up For Junior Coach Of The Year HonorsA big honor is coming this week for a local basketball coach. The New York Knicks are about to name a junior coach of the year.