Diocese Of Rockville Centre Files For Bankruptcy Amid Sexual Abuse LawsuitsRockville Centre is the latest of more than 20 Catholic dioceses in the nation to file for bankruptcy in the face of lawsuits over sexual abuse.
Long Island Priest Steps Away From Ministry Amid Sexual Abuse InvestigationRev. Monsignor William Breslawski most recently served as the pastor at Church of Saint Anthony of Padua in Rocky Point.
Police: Suspect Arrested In Stabbing Death Of Beloved Long Island Deacon Was Using Alias In TennesseeHe was arrested in Memphis for a separate assault, but investigators say it was ultimately his fingerprints that linked him to the Roosevelt homicide.
70-Year-Old Deacon Stabbed To Death At Transitional Home On Long IslandPolice said they are searching for 47-year-old Andre Patton, who’s believed to be armed and dangerous.
Pope Taps Allentown, Pennsylvania Bishop For Rockville CentrePope Francis has named a new bishop for Rockville Centre, tapping the bishop of Allentown, Pennsylvania whose diocese is one of six undergoing a statewide grand jury investigation into clerical sex abuse.
Judge Rules LI Woman's Lawsuit Can Proceed Against Priest She Claims Molested HerA Long Island college student who claims she was sexually molested by her parish priest when she was a child has scored a court victory.
L.I. Woman Files Lawsuit Alleging Sexual Abuse At Hands Of Priest When She Was 8The suit's defendants include the Diocese of Rockville Centre and Father Yacyshyn.
Gay Parishioner Ousted From L.I. Church Seeks ReinstatementNicholas Coppola and supporters delivered petitions signed by more than 18,000 people to the Diocese of Rockville Centre on Thursday.
Long Island Catholics Welcome New Pope FrancisLong Island Catholics are celebrating the new Pope Francis with prayer at the Diocese of Rockville Centre.