Police Patrols Planned This Weekend To Keep Halloween Revelers Out Of Abandoned Kings Park Psychiatric CenterOver the years, it has been a magnet for criminal mischief, but a change is coming.
Long Island Community Leaders Demand Action On Stalled Sewer Plan To Save Downtown HamletsFor decades, the lack of sewers has stifled economic development. It's illegal to expand, renovate or even build new businesses with outdated sewage infrastructure.
2 Long Island Towns Receive Funding For Needed Infrastructure ImprovementsTwo Long Island communities received huge grants on Thursday to build much-needed parking and make environmental upgrades to new sewer systems.
Kings Park School District Gym Teacher Killed In Hit-And-Run CrashThe Kings Park High School junior varsity baseball team still can't believe their coach and teacher, 37-year-old Michael McDermott, was killed Sunday afternoon in a hit-and-run.
New York Lauded For Ambitious Plan To Dramatically Slash Greenhouse Gas Emissions By 2050It's being hailed as the nation's most ambitious state response to climate change.
10-Year-Old Boy Struck By SUV Wants 'Simple Apology' From DriverA Long Island boy hit by a sport utility vehicle as he was trying to get to his school bus is recovering, but upset because the driver has not been charged or even issued a ticket for his alleged actions.
Long Island Boy Struck By SUV While Crossing Street To Get To School BusA 10-year-old boy was hit by an SUV as he was trying to get to his school bus on Long Island on Friday morning.
Some Taxpayers Skeptical About Grants Meant To ‘Revitalize’ Suffolk County DowntownsThe money came out of the blue -- hundreds of thousands of dollars were earmarked to revitalize the main street of a Long Island town.
Suffolk County Police Save 3 Young Women From Killing Themselves In Suicide PactOfficers raced through the maze-like crumbling building, crawling across broken floor boards to restrain and pin them down.
Smithtown Cracks Down On Illegal Dirt Bike, ATV RidersOfficials on Long Island have launched a crackdown on off-road vehicles and the riders who insist upon causing trouble.
Suffolk Police Rescue Pooch That Fell Into 16-Foot Abandoned Dry WellSuffolk County Police rescued the 6-year-old Goldendoodle in Kings Park Tuesday night.
LI Volunteer Firefighter On Way Home From Husband's Funeral Helps Rescue Crash VictimA day of mourning turned into just another day on the job for a volunteer firefighter on Long Island who sprang into action on her way home from her husband's funeral.
Pregnant Woman Accused Of Driving While On Drugs Following Kings Park CrashDanielle Wisnieski, who police said is 26 weeks pregnant, was given Narcan by members of the Suffolk County Police Medical Crisis Action Team before she was taken to Stony Brook University Hospital for minor injuries.
Some Parents Say Kids Were Unfairly Suspended Kings Park School Sexting CaseTwo 14-year-old students have been arrested and as many as 20 more suspended at Kings Park High School in Long Island after a sexually-explicit video was distributed electronically.
Security Around 'Haunted' Ex-Psych Center Tightened Halloween WeekendAccording to NY State Parks spokesman George Gorman, access to the Kings Park Psychiatric Hospital will be restricted on Kings Park Boulevard starting at 4 p.m. on Friday and will continue into Saturday.