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|'Toy store' makes season merry for needy Long Island childrenNewsday.com / 42 min. ago more|
After Eileen Pacheco "lost everything" in a May fire that destroyed her Coram home, she warned her children they wouldn't receive Christmas gifts.
|Cops: Man fired BB gun at motorists on Northern State ParkwayNewsday.com / 53 min. ago more|
A New Cassel man faces weapons charges after police said he fired a BB gun at other motorists from inside his car on Friday.
|Long Island weather: Mild weather coming TuesdayNewsday.com / 1 h. 23 min. ago |
|Lake Grove road reopens after fuel truck overturns, police sayNewsday.com / 1 h. 26 min. ago more|
Flames shot up as high as nearby trees after an oil tanker carrying 3,700 gallons of fuel in Lake Grove collided with two vehicles Saturday morning, engulfing at least one vehicle -- but there were no reported injuries, Suffolk County fire officials said.
|LIRR: Broken rail repaired near Bethpage, service resumesNewsday.com / 1 h. 51 min. ago more|
The Long Island Rail Road said it restored service on its Ronkonkoma branch to and from Penn Station at 5:15 p.m. Saturday.
|Legal papers show Oyster Bay strategy for Singh loan guaranteesNewsday.com / 2 h. 9 min. ago more|
The loan guarantees that led to federal securities fraud charges being made against former Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto last month started with a legal structure conceived of by the law firm where Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano previously worked, recent legal filings show.
|Long Island residents worry their tap water is unsafe - PBS NewsHourGoogle News / 2 h. 11 min. ago more|
PBS NewsHourLong Island residents worry their tap water is unsafePBS NewsHourWhile most of the country's tap water is tested for hundreds of pollutants, including volatile chemicals, pesticides, metals and bacteria, it is not always safe to drink. In the first of a two-part series, NewsHour Weekend's Hari Sreenivasan reports ...and more »
|Ho, Ho, Ho 5k race in Bethpage is fun and festiveNewsday.com / 2 h. 53 min. ago more|
Rudolph didn't make an appearance but there were plenty of other reindeer, elves, menorah sunglasses and, of course, Santa Clauses to set a holiday atmosphere at the Ho, Ho, Ho 5K run in Bethpage on Saturday.
|Massive oil truck fire downs power lines on Long Island - New York PostGoogle News / 4 h. 38 min. ago more|
New York PostMassive oil truck fire downs power lines on Long IslandNew York PostA massive oil truck fire on Long Island early Saturday downed power lines and closed off a portion of Route 25 in Lake Grove. The truck went a blaze after a collision involving two other vehicles. Dramatic video of the accident shows a pickup truck ...Oil Tanker Flips on Long Island, Igniting Massive FireNBC New YorkAccident involving home heating oil truck sparks large fire on Long IslandWABC-TVLake Grove road reopens after fuel truck overturns, police sayNewsdayNew York Daily News -Patch.comall 9 news articles »
|Cops: Man rescued after fall into East Farmingdale cemetery plotNewsday.com / 4 h. 57 min. ago more|
A 63-year-old cemetery worker fell 10 feet into a concrete burial plot Saturday at St. Charles / Resurrection Cemetery and severely injured his left ankle, a Suffolk County fire chief said.
|Southampton man charged in theft of 3 vehicles, police sayNewsday.com / 5 h. 29 min. ago more|
A Southampton man was arrested by State Police on charges of possessing three stolen cars, officials said Friday.
|Driver charged with DWI in fiery parkway crash, State Police sayNewsday.com / 5 h. 32 min. ago more|
An alleged drunken driver crashed in a fiery wreck on the Southern State Parkway on Friday night, but escaped with only non-life-threatening injuries, police said Saturday.
|Long Island police switching uniforms for Santa costumes - New York Daily NewsGoogle News / 8 h. 6 min. ago more|
Long Island police switching uniforms for Santa costumesNew York Daily NewsEAST PATCHOGUE, N.Y. (AP) — A group of Long Island police officers will don a different uniform this weekend: as Santas and his elves, serving underprivileged families. On Saturday afternoon, police in Suffolk County plan to deliver Christmas trees ...and more »
|Babylon Town proposes permit to allow more mixed-use developmentNewsday.com / 8 h. 47 min. ago more|
The Town of Babylon has proposed a new zoning permit that would allow developers to construct mixed-use apartment buildings on thousands of small parcels throughout the town, part of a strategy to create dense, lively neighborhoods in small commercial centers.
|Cork & Kerry’s Barreled Boulevardier Improves With AgeLong Island Press / 10 h. 30 min. ago more|
Charred oak and time are the Barreled Boulevardier’s most important ingredients.
The post Cork & Kerry’s Barreled Boulevardier Improves With Age appeared first on Long Island News from the Long Island Press.
|Town shuts social media presence, points to supervisor's accountsNewsday.com / 13 h. 26 min. ago more|
Oyster Bay tweets no more.
|Town shuts social media presence, points to supervisor's accounts - NewsdayGoogle News / 13 h. 27 min. ago more|
NewsdayTown shuts social media presence, points to supervisor's accountsNewsday“Between his page and the council members' pages, it seemed unnecessary to maintain a town page as well,” she said. With the removal of its Facebook page, Oyster Bay joins East Hampton and Southold as the only towns or cities on Long Island without ...
|Long Island forecast: Snow exits, leaves freezing tempsNewsday.com / 20 h. 51 min. ago more|
Light to heavy snowfall spread over Long Island Friday night, bedeviling motorists with treacherous, slippery roads, the National Weather Service said.
|Long Island forecast: Snow exits, leaves freezing temps - NewsdayGoogle News / 21 h. 12 min. ago more|
NewsdayLong Island forecast: Snow exits, leaves freezing tempsNewsdayLIRR employees spread salt at the Baldwin station in preparation for tonight's snowfall, on Friday, Dec. 15, 2017. Photo Credit: Newsday / Alejandra Villa. By Ellen Yan firstname.lastname@example.org @NewsdayAtNite Updated December 15, 2017 10:34 PM. Print See ...Friday's Long Island Snow TotalsPatch.comRush-hour storm drops 1-3 inches of snow NYCNew York's PIX11 / WPIX-TVAccuWeather Alert: Snow for the evening commuteWABC-TVall 149 news articles »
|Nassau DA: Contractor ripped off superstorm Sandy victimsNewsday.com / 22 h. 25 min. ago more|
A Brooklyn contractor ripped off five Nassau County homeowners who paid him a total of nearly $400,000 to repair damage from superstorm Sandy, prosecutors said Friday in announcing his arrest.
|Property-tax inequality by council districtLong Island News / 1 d. 1 h. 27 min. ago more|
When it comes to property taxes, all City Council districts are not created equal. Far from it, a new analysis shows.
|Long Island Duo Arrested for Killing NYC RapperLong Island Press / 1 d. 1 h. 30 min. ago more|
Two Long Island men have been indicted for the murder of a 31-year-old rapper during a drive-by shooting in the victim's hometown of Queens two years ago, New York City authorities said.
The post Long Island Duo Arrested for Killing NYC Rapper appeared first on Long Island News from the Long Island Press.
|A.G. Schneiderman Leads Coalition Of 11 AGs In Challenging Trump EPA's Illegal Delay Of Clean Water ProtectionsLongIsland.com / 1 d. 2 h. 13 min. ago more|
AGs: Proposed Two-Year Suspension of “Clean Water Rule” Would Violate Federal Law and Rollback Decades of Clean Water Protections.
|Teen Arrested in Connection with Multiple Merrick Auto Break-Ins, Cops SayLongIsland.com / 1 d. 3 h. 13 min. ago more|
Police: Gregory Jackson of Brooklyn, 18, was found to be in possession of credit cards and drivers licenses stolen from the vehicles.
|Governor Cuomo Unveils Third Proposal Of 2018 State Of The State: Round Three Of The Downtown Revitalization InitiativeLongIsland.com / 1 d. 3 h. 13 min. ago more|
Invest $100 Million in 10 Economic Development Regions and Build Upon Two Successful Rounds of DRI Awards.
|Suffolk DA: Major Drug Trafficker Sentenced To 46 Years To LifeLongIsland.com / 1 d. 3 h. 13 min. ago more|
Anthony Baptiste of Brentwood, 32, was caught with ¼ kilo of heroin that was intended for sale in Suffolk County.
|Governor Cuomo Signs "Buy American" Legislation For All Structural Iron And Steel On New York Roads And BridgesLongIsland.com / 1 d. 3 h. 14 min. ago more|
Cuomo: "Buy American will help us invest directly in our greatest asset, our workforce, to support economic development and job growth."
|William Floyd Teachers Help Fight Cancer through “No Shave November”LongIsland.com / 1 d. 4 h. 13 min. ago more|
The teachers raised $1,067 to benefit the Prevent Cancer Foundation and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
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|ACE Comic Con Descends on Nassau ColiseumLong Island Press / 1 d. 4 h. 30 min. ago more|
Stars of Hollywood’s latest Superman and Wonder Woman reboots were the headliners among many celebrity appearances during ACE Comic Con Long Island at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum last weekend.
The post ACE Comic Con Descends on Nassau Coliseum appeared first on Long Island News from the Long Island Press.
|Long Island is No. 1, but it shouldn't be proud - NewsdayGoogle News / 1 d. 5 h. 12 min. ago more|
NewsdayLong Island is No. 1, but it shouldn't be proudNewsday1 is Long Island, where 46.5 percent of homeowners pay more than $10,000 in property taxes alone. That's a rate more than double third-place finisher New York City and fourth-place finisher Fairfield County, Connecticut. And it's more than four times ...and more »
|Long Island Woman Charged With Using Bitcoin To Launder Money To Support ISIS - NPRGoogle News / 1 d. 6 h. 54 min. ago more|
NPRLong Island Woman Charged With Using Bitcoin To Launder Money To Support ISISNPRAuthorities say a woman on Long Island, N.Y., stole and transferred more than $85,000 to support the Islamic State, using bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Zoobia Shahnaz, 27, is charged with bank fraud, conspiracy to commit money laundering and ...Long Island woman charged with trying to fund ISIS through fraudulent cryptocurrency schemeNew York Daily NewsLong Island Woman Accused of Using Bitcoin to Send Tens of Thousands of Dollars to ISISNBC New YorkProsecutors say Long Island woman tried to use bitcoin to aid Islamic StateReutersBusiness Insider -WABC-TV -Long War Journal -Department of Justiceall 138 news articles »
|Nassau Authorities Seeking Teenager Reported Missing from HempsteadLongIsland.com / 1 d. 7 h. 13 min. ago more|
Kiana Church, 15, was last seen on Willow St. on Monday, 12/11.
|Governor Cuomo Announces State Police To Participate In "Drive Sober Or Get Pulled Over" National CrackdownLongIsland.com / 1 d. 7 h. 13 min. ago more|
Additional Troopers will be Out on the Roads Looking for Impaired Drivers this Holiday Season.
|Victim Beaten, Robbed of Cell Phone in Valley Stream by Unknown Assailants, Police ReportLongIsland.com / 1 d. 7 h. 13 min. ago more|
NCPD: The subjects knocked the victim to the ground, where they punched and kicked him.
|Governor Cuomo Announces NY Designated First Age-Friendly State In The Nation By AARP And World Health OrganizationLongIsland.com / 1 d. 7 h. 13 min. ago more|
Overall Health in New York Ranks Among Top 10 in the Nation in 2017.
|Murray Announces Appointment As Ranking Minority Member Of Assembly Education CommitteeLongIsland.com / 1 d. 7 h. 13 min. ago more|
Murray has served as a member of the Education Committee for a number of years.
|25 Long Island Nonprofits to Donate to for The HolidaysLong Island Press / 1 d. 7 h. 30 min. ago more|
Whether out of benevolence or the desire for a year-end tax write-off, these charities could use some charity.
The post 25 Long Island Nonprofits to Donate to for The Holidays appeared first on Long Island News from the Long Island Press.
|Officials: Brooklyn Man Arrested After Raping Nassau Teen He Met on SnapchatLongIsland.com / 1 d. 8 h. 13 min. ago more|
Javier Morales, 28, engaged in a Snapchat conversation with a 14 year-old victim and met her numerous times for sexual intercourse, cops say.
|Long Island Concerts & Events December 15-17Long Island Press / 1 d. 10 h. 30 min. ago more|
Suzanne Vega serenades The Landmark on Main Street, Blood, Sweat & Tears plays The Paramount, Sinbad cracks up The Space at Westbury and much more to see and do this weekend!
The post Long Island Concerts & Events December 15-17 appeared first on Long Island News from the Long Island Press.
|Resort-Style Living for Graying Boomers - New York TimesGoogle News / 1 d. 14 h. 24 min. ago more|
New York TimesResort-Style Living for Graying BoomersNew York TimesAccording to New York State Department of Health data, Long Island currently has 89 assisted living facilities, and another seven are in the works. “There are a lot more people in their 80s and 90s who require some sort of assisted living,” said Mr ...and more »
|Brooks Introduces Bill Mandating Insurers Cover Opioid Withdrawal Medical DevicesLongIsland.com / 2 d. 1 h. 13 min. ago more|
Ensures coverage for FDA approved devices used to assist in addiction withdrawal.
|NCPD Responds to Alleged Threat Made Against New Hyde Park High SchoolLongIsland.com / 2 d. 1 h. 13 min. ago more|
All entrances to the school and the area were monitored by police for any suspicious activity; there were no incidents, officials report.
|Brentwood Woman Accused of Sending Money to ISISLong Island Press / 2 d. 1 h. 30 min. ago more|
A Brentwood woman was arrested Wednesday for allegedly laundering more than $85,000 using Bitcoin and sending it to ISIS, the international terrorist organization based in Syria and Iraq, federal prosecutors said.
The post Brentwood Woman Accused of Sending Money to ISIS appeared first on Long Island News from the Long Island Press.
|Newly Built North Merrick Dutch Colonial Asks $1.2MLong Island Press / 2 d. 4 h. 30 min. ago more|
This newly built Hamptons Dutch Gambrel style Colonial looks dazzling on the outside, is energy efficient on the inside and is listed for sale in North Merrick.
The post Newly Built North Merrick Dutch Colonial Asks $1.2M appeared first on Long Island News from the Long Island Press.
|Port Jefferson: From Shipbuilding Hub to Tourist HavenLong Island Press / 2 d. 10 h. 30 min. ago more|
A thriving hub for tourism on Long Island’s North Shore, drawing countless ferry-goers, shoppers, diners and bar patrons to the village’s brimming enclave.
The post Port Jefferson: From Shipbuilding Hub to Tourist Haven appeared first on Long Island News from the Long Island Press.
|Slick start to the morning commute; winter weather advisory for Long Island - New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TVGoogle News / 2 d. 14 h. 22 min. ago more|
New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TVSlick start to the morning commute; winter weather advisory for Long IslandNew York's PIX11 / WPIX-TVA winter weather advisory remains in effect until 10 a.m. Thursday for Long Island and western New Jersey. Additional accumulations of 1 to 3 inches are expected. The snow is expected to taper off by mid-morning and skies will be clear by the afternoon ...and more »
|Best of Long Island Spotlight: Top Shopping DestinationsLong Island Press / 3 d. 7 h. 30 min. ago more|
The holiday season is upon us, which means there is little time left to buy gifts for our loved ones, but Long Island is full of places to score a last-minute present.
The post Best of Long Island Spotlight: Top Shopping Destinations appeared first on Long Island News from the Long Island Press.
|Women, Dems Make Inroads in Long Island ElectionsLong Island Press / 3 d. 10 h. 30 min. ago more|
Shattered glass ceilings abound in local halls of power.
The post Women, Dems Make Inroads in Long Island Elections appeared first on Long Island News from the Long Island Press.
|The Seeing Place to Celebrate the Holidays with Jingle Ball Rooftop ExtravaganzaLong Island News / 3 d. 23 h. 41 min. ago more|
The Seeing Place announces its first annual JINGLE BALL on December 19, 2017 - filled with art, love and fun with rooftop views of the city. Guests will rub elbows with The Seeing Place's talented artists, dance to festive music, and nibble on finger foods and desserts lovingly provided by the ensemble.
|The Eccentric Architecture of Queens in PhotographsLong Island News / 4 d. 2 h. 3 min. ago more|
All the Queens Houses is a photographic survey by Rafael Herrin-Ferri that explores the idiosyncratic architecture of NYC's most diverse borough. "'Three Musicians,' Semi-detached Residence, Elmhurst, NY" , from All the Queens Houses In 2012, Rafael Herrin-Ferri began systematically photographing the houses of Queens, the New York City borough he calls home.
|Seven Long Island mobsters hit with racketeering conspiracy, gambling and obstruction charges - New York Daily NewsGoogle News / 4 d. 6 h. 53 min. ago more|
New York Daily NewsSeven Long Island mobsters hit with racketeering conspiracy, gambling and obstruction chargesNew York Daily NewsSeveral Long Island mobsters were busted Tuesday on a host of criminal charges including loan sharking, drug dealing and running illegal casinos, authorities said. Federal prosecutors unveiled a 13-count indictment charging six members and associates ...
|Hidden Gems of New York CityLong Island News / 5 d. 2 h. 19 min. ago more|
Within each neighborhood are the landmarks, businesses and venues that often go unnoticed by the broader public. While they can be harder to find, these places contribute to the community, culture and wellness of city-dwellers and visitors alike.
|Photographer busted for hiding GoPro in roommate's Queens bedroomLong Island News / 6 d. 3 h. 5 min. ago more|
Cops arrested Benjamin Muri, 36, on Wednesday, after he was accused of planting the camera on a bookshelf in his victim's Long Island City bedroom last month. A professional photographer from Queens has been accused of planting a GoPro camera in his female roommate's bedroom, and the victim believes he started recording her out of jealousy.
|Dishwasher films women in rest room using hidden cell phone.Long Island News / 6 d. 3 h. 5 min. ago more|
A view of Holy Guacamole at 31 St. and 36 Ave. in Long Island City, New York, via Google Maps. A dishwasher at a Queens bar hid his cell phone in the ladies room to spy on customers - but was foiled by one of the bar's regulars who spotted it in a ceiling vent, cops and prosecutors said.
|Scandals strip club co-owner sues partner for $500,000Long Island News / 6 d. 5 h. 19 min. ago more|
A co-owner of a troubled Queens strip club says his partner stiffed him on payments and failed to keep him abreast of finances, causing trouble for the jiggle joint, according to a new lawsuit. Kabe Park claims his business partner Anastasios Tsementzis launched an "illegal and oppressive campaign" that has stripped him of any involvement at Scandals in Long Island City, according to the lawsuit filed Dec. 1 in Queens Supreme Court.
|Season's first snowfall leaves NYC with light coatingLong Island News / 6 d. 12 h. 14 min. ago more|
Rafi White, 9, builds a very large snowman beside the East River in Gantry Plaza State Park, Long Island City, on Saturday. The winter's first snowfall gently coated the five boroughs Saturday morning, blowing in and out of the city and leaving behind just a little bit of winter wonderland.
|Sulin Carling, Michael HartmanLong Island News / 6 d. 16 h. 33 min. ago more|
Laura Sulin Carling and Michael Ross Hartman were married Dec. 9. The Rev. Dr. Paul J. Carling, an Episcopal priest and an uncle of the bride, officiated at the Metropolitan Building in Long Island City, Queens.
|'Dark Horse' Speaker Hopeful Talks Working Class Roots, LGBT ActivismLong Island News / 8 d. 3 h. 23 min. ago more|
City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito and Queens Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer participating in a protest against President Donald Trump. Longshot City Council speaker candidate Jimmy Van Bramer, who has been dubbed the "dark horse" candidate, says his working class roots and experience in the LGBT movement-including working on the campaigns of LGBT candidates-have given him the resilience and edge necessary to win the speaker's race.
|Senator wants to close notorious Queens strip clubLong Island News / 8 d. 12 h. 52 min. ago more|
A state senator is calling for the closure of a notorious Queens strip club after five women were arrested on prostitution charges, the Daily News has learned. Sen. Mike Gianaris said the Show Palace on 21st St. near 43rd Ave. in Long Island City has become a public nuisance.
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|NYC Holds First Workplace Sexual Harassment Hearing in Over 40 YearsLong Island News / 9 d. 3 h. 58 min. ago more|
NYC held a protest outside of the 94th Precinct to call for all rapes to be taken seriously and to issue a series of demands to the NYPD. New York City held its first hearing on sexual harassment in the workplace in more than 40 years amid a wave of sexual assault allegations against high-profile public figures.
|All Year raises over $500M in Israel to keep up with deadlinesLong Island News / 9 d. 3 h. 58 min. ago more|
All Year Management, the Brooklyn developer behind the William Vale hotel and the Rheingold Brewery site in Bushwick, has raised over $500 million in Israel this year alone, to finance a slew of projects throughout the borough. Yoel Goldman's firm is viewed as the breakout heavyweight in Brooklyn development, and Goldman's frenetic development timeline has been accompanied by a consistent stream of financing activity in Tel Aviv.
|Queens pharmacy customer steals worker's walletLong Island News / 9 d. 16 h. 57 min. ago more|
The NYPD is seeking the suspect seen in this image in regards to a grand larceny that occurred at a Queens drug store. A touchy-feely pickpocket patted down an employee at a Queens drug store Wednesday, and stole the man's wallet, police said.
|Resort-Style Living for Graying BoomersNYT: Long Island more|
As the population in the New York area ages, developers are hoping to attract people 55 and older with new communities that have a country-club vibe.
|Resort-Style Living in the SuburbsNYT: Long Island more|
Developers are building upscale 55-and-older communities for aging baby boomers who want to stay in the areas where they raised their families.
|Sag Harbor’s Historic Cinema SavedNYT: Long Island more|
Fire destroyed the art-house movie theater a year ago. Locals came to its rescue, exceeding their $8 million fund-raising target for its restoration.
|From Bylines to Bylaws, Laura Curran Makes Leap to PoliticsNYT: Long Island more|
The newly elected Nassau County executive says her drive to see how the world works has driven her journalistic and political career.
|Homes for Sale in New York and ConnecticutNYT: Long Island more|
This week’s properties include a three-bedroom in Norwalk, Conn. and a four-bedroom waterfront home in Babylon, N.Y.
|On the Market in the New York RegionNYT: Long Island more|
This week’s properties include a three-bedroom in Norwalk, Conn., and a four-bedroom waterfront home in Babylon, N.Y.
|Homes That Sold for Around $600,000NYT: Long Island more|
Recent residential sales in New York City and the region.
|Police on Long Island Are Working Illegally With ICE, Suit SaysNYT: Long Island more|
A lawsuit says authorities in Nassau County were breaking state law by arresting immigrants for civil offenses related to their status, not criminal acts.
|After Decades of Silence, Small-Town Newspaper Revives Missing Woman’s CaseNYT: Long Island more|
A daughter grasping for answers after her mother vanished moves closer to the truth after reporters re-examine the investigation.