Paterson Mayor On Opioid Crisis, Rise In Crime: 'You Can't Just Police Your Problems Away'A recent uptick in violent crime in one New Jersey community could be connected to the ongoing opioid epidemic in the city.
N.J.'s Largest Health Network Contributes $1 Million To Fund 'Take Vape Away' InitiativeFollowing government efforts to slow down teen use of e-cigarettes, New Jersey's largest health network has launched a new anti-vaping campaign.
Holocaust Memorial In Westchester County Vandalized On Eve Of Yom KippurWestchester County Executive George Latimer said anti-Semitic stickers and posters were discovered Tuesday on the Garden of Remembrance in White Plains.
Teen Saves Her Sister's Life At New Jersey Restaurant Thanks To Mom Who Taught Them Heimlich Maneuver“I went right behind her and pushed three times and the food came out,” the fast-thinking 14-year-old said.
Nassau County Man Hospitalized For 2 Days After Hit-And-Run, Police Seeking DriverPolice say the 30-year-old was riding his battery-powered skateboard home from work when he was hit by a white Suburban.
Westchester 10th Graders Learning The Power Of A Random Act Of KindnessThe theory is called the Butterfly Effect. Some believe the concept can also be applied to kindness.
NY Nonprofit Helping Veterans Network With Potential Employers, Find Job OpportunitiesThe company says it's on track to employ 5,000 new veterans and/or military spouses by next year.
4-Year-Old Girl Bitten By Dog While Waiting For School Bus In The BronxThe little girl was bitten in the face and neck. She was rushed to Jacobi Medical Center with serious injuries.
'You Got This. Girl, Keep Fighting': Woman Battling Cancer Gets Unexpected Lift From 2 NYPD OfficersThere was an emotional reunion Tuesday between a cancer patient and two police officers who jumped in to help the young woman in a difficult moment.
Brooklyn House Explodes, Burns With 3 Workers Caught InsideThe explosion and fire were so intense, some residents said it shook the entire block of their Kensington neighborhood
Woman Fighting Cancer Takes To Social Media To Thank 2 NYPD Officers For Their Help, EncouragementAfter her Instagram post about the experience gained traction, Demassi was able to find and meet with the officers this weekend to thank them personally.
'We Lost A Hero': NYPD Officer Fatally Shot In The Bronx After Foot Chase, Suspect Also KilledPolice confirmed 33-year-old Brian Mulkeen, a nearly 7-year veteran of the NYPD, was killed, as was the suspect, 27-year-old Antonio L. Williams.
Subway Conductor Says He Was Told He Needed Documentation To Take Rosh Hashanah OffBenjamin Schaefer has been working as a subway conductor for the MTA for 22 years.
National Hispanic Heritage Month Celebrations Underway Across NYCHispanic Heritage Week was first established in 1968. Twenty years later in the 1980s, it was expanded into a one-month long event.
Israeli Soldiers, Holocaust Survivors Join Together In Legacy Of Hope, HealingMore than 150 Holocaust survivors spent time with 10 Israeli soldiers on Long Island on Thursday.