Lawmaker Asks NYS To Investigate Hempstead Buildings Department's Handling Of Post-Sandy Rebuilding ProcessSeven years after Superstorm Sandy, one of the hardest hit towns is asking New York state to review alleged mismanagement in the rebuilding process for thousands of homes.
USDA Warning: Check Trees This Weekend For Signs Of Invasive, Destructive BeetleAfter five long years trying to eradicate the Asian longhorned beetle, the pesky insect is still killing trees in Nassau and Suffolk counties on Long Island.
Parrotheads Descend On Jones Beach For Annual Margaritaville Party, Jimmy Buffett ShowTen of thousands of self-proclaimed Parrotheads have returned to New York’s Margaritaville party on Long Island.
Delivery Driver Accused Of Dragging Woman In Hit-And-Run Changes Story About Deadly IncidentHe says he feel terrible remorse, but “it was nothing more than an accident,” defense attorney Steven Gildin said.
Driver In Crash That Killed 5 Sentenced After Initially Refusing To Leave Jail Cell For Court AppearanceThe judge threatened to withdraw his plea deal and replace it with life in prison, calling his absence "a ploy to avoid consequences of his heinous crimes."
Nassau County 'Top Cops' Lauded For Helping Save 3-Year-Old Following Backyard Pool MishapThere was a very happy ending to what could have been a swimming pool tragedy.
New Study Provides Medical Professionals Valuable Information On Types Of Ticks In Suffolk CountyThe results are in for a three-year study of ticks in Suffolk County. It found a wide array of diseases that the arachnids carry, not just Lyme disease.
Congressman Says State Agency Fails To Protect People With Special NeedsA U.S. congressman is calling on the Department of Justice to investigate a massive gap in accountability.
Suffolk County Police Ask For Public's Help Finding Fugitive Wanted For July, 2018 Murder Of Father Of 3A father of three was shot in the back in a petty argument. Then, the killer disappeared.
Long Island Town Changes Accessory Apartment Law In Response To High Housing CostsThe town of Huntington has just passed sweeping changes to its accessory apartment law.
Long Island Couple Says Neighbor Murdered Their Dog In Unprovoked Attack, Was Only Charged With MisdemeanorThey say they tried desperately to stop their neighbor from choking the life out of their beloved Rex.