First Case Of South African COVID Variant In New York Found On Long Island, Gov. Cuomo AnnouncesCuomo said the variant's arrival in New York means that COVID-19 safety measures like wearing masks and maintaining distance from other people are more important than ever.
New York City, Nassau County Outline Snow Storm PreparationsIf you don't have to be on the road, stay home -- for your safety and the safety of road crews.
COVID Vaccine: Long Island Residents Frustrated Over Lack Of Appointments, Despite Highest Positivity Rate In StateSome lawmakers are crying foul, because Long Island accepts qualifying New York City residents. 
Police Say Rapper Nicki Minaj's Father Killed By Hit-And-Run Driver In MineolaPolice are asking any witnesses to the fatal crash to come forward.
Nassau County May Get Dangerous Dog Ordinance Requiring Owners To Notify Neighbors Of Problematic PetsBenny's Law creates a dangerous dog registry in the county - a public database of court-determined dangerous dogs. 
Nassau County First Responders Rescue Dog From Icy PondThe dog is appropriately named Lucky, and Nassau County first responders pulled out all the stops to make sure he was back home safe Sunday night.
Long Island Officials Urge People To Stay Home On Super Bowl Sunday; Dangerous Driving Conditions Expected From Winter StormOfficials on Long Island are hoping this Super Bowl Sunday means more people in front of TVs, and much fewer on the roads as plow drivers get to work.
2 Firefighters Hurt After Flames Rip Through Nassau County SynagogueThe flames broke out around 12:30 a.m. at a synagogue on Seagirt Avenue in Lawrence, near the Queens border. 
COVID In New York: Catering Halls, Wedding Industry Looking Forward To March 15 Reduced Capacity ReturnCatering halls in New York that were shuttered for months and then limited to parties under 50 people are gearing up to strike up the band, so to speak.
Grinch Sends Anonymous Letters To Bethpage Residents Demanding Christmas Decorations Be Taken Down; Neighbors Respond: 'Mind Your Own Business'One neighbor says her father and aunt became sick with COVID-19 just before Christmas, and both later passed away. The anonymous letter complaining about her decorations arrived in the midst of their grief.
New Yorkers Bracing For Snow As Potentially Major Nor'easter Heads Towards Tri-State AreaLocal officials are getting supplies, gear and trucks ready, anticipating what could be heading our way.