Businesses Say Preparing For LIRR Strike Is Like Bracing For StormWith the threat of a Long Island Rail Road strike growing direr by the day, businesses have been forced to firm up alternate plans right along with commuters.
L.I. Mom Gives Birth To Premature Twin Boys At Bus StopNew mom Mariejunia Ally, 33, went into labor about two months early as she was waiting for the bus in Elmont around 6:40 a.m. Friday.
Family Suing 3 L.I. Medical Facilities After Deaf Man Dies Without Knowing DiagnosisBorn deaf to deaf parents, the Weinribs claim their 82-year-old father Alfred was repeatedly denied requests for a sign language interpreter at three different hospitals on Long Island.
Falling Trees, Dangerous Roads Leave Long Island Residents In DespairSnow, sleet and ice took down trees, left intersections flooded with slushy muck, and had residents fit to be tied on Long Island Wednesday.
Police: Woman Robbed At Knifepoint In L.I. Medical Building Parking LotPolice on Saturday were searching for a suspect who robbed a woman at knifepoint in a Long Island parking lot.
Wives Of Long Island Brothers Give Birth Within Hour Of Each Other Brothers Dave and Nick Pereira found themselves in the labor and delivery room at Winthrop University Hospital in Mineola on Wednesday morning.
Nassau Co. Legislator Peter Schmitt Dies Of Heart AttackSchmitt, the Legislature's presiding officer, was in a meeting with County Executive Ed Mangano in Mangano's office when the 62-year-old collapsed.
Long Island Health Clinic For 9/11 Survivors ExpandingStony Brook University's World Trade Center Health Program is expanding to neighboring Nassau County. Officials will open the second site on Friday. The new location is at Winthrop-University Hospital's "wellness pavilion'' in Garden City.