Smithtown Developing Luxury Rentals To Draw MillennialsIt was a beautiful fall day, and yet sidewalks were empty downtown. But that could soon change: Smart growth is coming.
Postal Carrier Refuses To Deliver Man's Mail Because Of Noose Halloween DecorationThe homeowner says he doesn't see anything wrong with the skeleton hanging from a noose in his front yard.
State Education Officials 'Rethinking' Future Of Troubled Hempstead School District ManagementA rare visit from Albany ended with something you don't often see in a school district long known for infighting: A meeting of the minds.
Lawsuits Over 1, 4 Dioxane In Long Island Drinking Water Pile UpIf you're drinking tap water on Long Island, you may be ingesting some of the highest levels in the country of the chemical.
SUNY Old Westbury Students Protest What They Claim Is Mold Problem In Their DormitoriesStudents at a State University of New York campus say mold in their dormitories is making them sick. Despite a top-to-bottom cleaning over the summer, they claim the problem persists.
Foundation Makes World War II Veteran's LI Home Handicapped-Accessible After Bad FallThe 95-year-old veteran was unable to return to the Deer Park house he's called home for 55 years. Enter the Make It Count Foundation.
Nor'easter Sparks State Of Emergency On Long Island, High Winds And Flooding Expected Through FridayResidents in Suffolk County are preparing for the nor'easter. A state of emergency is now in effect around the Hamptons where flooding has already started.
Exclusive: Floral Park Neighborhood Left Stunned By Shooting Death Of 19-Year-Old College StudentA quiet Queens neighborhood is still reeling after the shocking discovery Wednesday of a teenager who was left to die in the street.
Sen. Chuck Schumer Joins LI Students To Call For Flavored E-Cigarette BanSchumer says he supports lawsuits aimed at e-cigarette makers but they would take years to wind through the courts.
Nassau County Officials Want To Ban Vaping In Some Public AreasOfficials say it's all to send the message that vaping is not the new normal.
New Round Of Tariffs To Target Favorites From More Than 20 European CountriesGet ready to pay more for French wines, Scotch whisky, Italian cheese and hundreds of other imported favorites.
Classroom Confusion At Hempstead Middle School, Where Many Say Student Schedules Are One Big MessFrustrated teachers and students are speaking out. They say it has been bedlam at Hempstead's middle school, where many students are still without accurate schedules.
Teacher Under Fire For 'Make It Funny' Assignment About Freed Slaves, 'Don't Bore Me'Students say the white teacher told students to write "funny" captions on images of freed slaves.
At Long Last, Islanders Officially Break Ground On New 19,000-Seat Arena At Belmont ParkIt was a long-awaited day for fans of the New York Islanders. Team members joined fans at a ground breaking for what will be the NHL franchise's new arena at Belmont Park.
Man Found Not Guilty Of Animal Abuse Says Online Rush To Judgement Hurt His BusinessA torrent of social media venom was unleashed against not only the dog owner, but the diner he owns in Huntington.