Yes, It's A Bad Year For Mosquitoes - Here's What You Can DoExperts say you are not imagining things -- it's a bad year for mosquitoes. So what can you do to beat the backyard biters?
Nassau County Health Department Issues Swimming Advisory At 19 BeachesThe rain is playing havoc with the early days of beach season on Long Island.
Health Officials Find Rabid Raccoon In HicksvilleSome Nassau County residents are taking steps to protect their families and pets after health officials caught a rabid raccoon earlier this week.
Long Island Deli Owner Accused Of Taking Law Into His Own HandsRon Collura, owner of Arata’s Delicatessen in Sea Cliff, said he feared for his safety when he called police and detained a suspicious teen in his store.
Nassau County Closes 14 Beaches After Heavy RainfallOfficials are concerned runoff water from the rain could elevate bacteria levels and have closed 14 beaches along Nassau County's north shore.
No Swimming At 14 Nassau County BeachesThe precautionary move came after Tuesday's heavy storm since water runoff can have a negative impact by elevating bacterial levels and affecting bathing water quality.
Officials Close 2 Long Island Beaches; Blame Storm WaterHealth officials closed Laurel Hollow Beach and North Hempstead Beach on Friday because of Thursday's heavy rainfall.
Nassau County Health Officials Issue Measles WarningThe Nassau County Health Department says someone exposed to the contagious disease was at Winthrop University Hospital sometime between last Friday and Monday.
Measles Warning On Long IslandHealth officials say a 9-month-old baby infected with measles may have exposed others last month at a Long Island department store.
Nassau County Student Infected With Tuberculosis