Federal Money To Help Protect School Districts From Cyberattacks And Ransom DemandsCyberattacks against school systems are becoming more damaging and aggressive with threats of extortion, unless ransom is paid.
Ribbon Cutting Day For UBS Arena, New Home Of New York IslandersThe Islanders will play their first game at the new arena Saturday, when they take on the Calgary Flames.
Babylon School District Responds To Wave Of Sexual Abuse And Misconduct Allegations By Former Student-AthletesThere are now calls for an independent state probe after the district placed employees on reassignment.
Next Stop, UBS Arena: Islanders Fans Giddy About Opening Of Elmont Train StationJust in time for the Islanders' first game in their new home, the Long Island Rail Road on Tuesday opened its first new station in 50 years, adjacent to the new UBS Arena and Belmont Park.
Lawmakers Want Drivers Who Damage Their Cars On Bad Roads To Be Able To Recover Damages Year RoundSome Long Island lawmakers want year-round Albany help for drivers who hit potholes, blow tires, and crack windshields on state roads.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Political Expert Calls GOP's Stunning Success On Long Island, Especially In Nassau County, A 'Red Tsunami'It was a bumpy Election on Long Island for Democrats. Some are calling the red wave a bloodbath.
Nassau County Executive Race Neck And Neck; Donnelly Claims Victory In DA RaceVoters on Long Island say taxes, truthfulness, and public safety are important issues to them.
Kyra's Law: Mother Of Murdered Toddler Running As Write-In Candidate Against Nassau County Judge Who Presided Over Custody CaseJacqueline Franchetti said the Nassau County judge failed to protect her 2-year-old daughter, Kyra, from an abusive father.
Fetty Wap Arrested On Federal Drug Charges During Music Festival At Citi FieldThe New Jersey native was ready to perform at the Rolling Loud music festival, but federal agents moved in before he hit the stage at Citi Field.