Lone Survivor Of 1982 Grade-Crossing Crash In Mineola Shocked People Still Drive Around Gates To Beat LIRR TrainsKathy Caemmerer still walks with crutches, 37 years later after Long Island's worst grade-crossing crash.
'I Really Thought I Was Going To Die': Survivors Recount Terrifying Collision On LIRR Tracks As Normal Service ResumesMTA officials continue to investigate what led to the driver's deadly decision to go around the gate and onto the tracks.
Investigators Trying To Piece Together Events Leading Up To Deadly LIRR CrashPolice said the vehicle drove around lowered safety gates and was hit by the two trains moving in opposite directions.
LIRR Service Limited On Ronkonkoma, Huntington/Port Jefferson Branches Following Deadly CollisionLong Island Rail Road commuters should expect service changes and delays Wednesday, following last night’s deadly collision in Westbury.
3 Dead After LIRR Trains Strike Truck, Manhattan-Bound Train Crashes Into Westbury StationNassau County police say the truck, which was struck by LIRR trains going in both directions, was allegedly attempting to beat the railway crossing gates before they closed.
Interfaith Celebration On Long Island Shows Unity On Christmas DayYou could call it a blended family - ancient cousins of sorts - celebrating together.
Nassau County Police Search For Suspect Accused Of Exposing Himself To 11-Year-Old GirlPolice described the suspect as a Hispanic man in his 40s, 6 feet tall with salt and pepper hair, wearing a blue shirt with red sleeves.
Junkyard Fire In Westbury Snarling Some LIRR ServiceThe fire broke out Thursday morning on Hopper Street, sending smoke billowing over nearby Long Island Rail Road tracks.
Nicaragua Detains Person Of Interest In NY Student's DeathOrlando Tercero, 22, was taken into custody in connection with the death of 22-year-old Haley Anderson of Westbury.
Magazine Names Westbury As A Top Place To Live For Young SinglesYoung families are moving in with children in tow, and they're increasingly being joined by even younger millennials. But don't confuse it for Brooklyn -- this is Nassau County.
Police: Love Triangle Murder-For-Hire Thwarted When Hit Man Has Change Of HeartInvestigators said 40-year-old Herberth Hernandez was hired by 35-year-old Hamen Gonzales-Cruz to kill another man for $500 because Gonzales-Cruz was in an ongoing relationship with the victim's girlfriend.
Police: Man Tries To Abduct 10-Year-Old Girl Walking To School In WestburyPolice said the Drexel Avenue Elementary School fifth grader was at the corner of Grand Street and Winthrop Avenue when a man dressed like a construction worker came up to her from behind and grabbed her arm.
Westbury, L.I. Bar Employee Accused Of Slashing PatronA Westbury, Long Island bar employee stood charged Sunday with slashing a patron during a fight.
Broadcasting School’s Finance Director Accused Of Embezzling Tuition PaymentsThe man in charge of recruiting, enrolling students, and handling student accounts at a Westbury, Long Island broadcasting school has been accused of stealing funds.
New Surveillance Image Shows Suspect Accused Of Robbing Elderly LI Woman At KnifepointIt happened around 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, April 2 in the parking lot of a Walmart on Old Country Road in Westbury.