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A driver whose car landed in an Islip canal Thursday morning was pulled out of the water by two town public safety officers who happened... [Read More]
A Town of Hempstead worker standing on the back of a sanitation truck died from injuries to his chest and abdomen suffered when the vehicle... [Read More]
A 19-year-old Huntington Station man was arrested and charged with two felonies in the sexual assault of a 16-year-old girl in Huntington, Suffolk County police... [Read More]
A male driver was killed after his vehicle hit a tree on the Northern State Parkway in Plainview on Tuesday morning, State Police said. [Read More]
An incense burner used as a flower pot, a bronze of an unclothed female displayed in a laundry, a brooch with 25 diamonds of varying... [Read More]
Rose Harvey, who for eight years helped transform the state's parks system by making it more accessible, upgrading its facilities and connecting it with entities... [Read More]
The two days of mob attacks on Jews in Germany, Austria and the Sudetenland began on Nov. 9, 1938 and were followed by the first mass roundup... [Read More]
Some sought refuge after Sandy and other storms wreaked havoc on their Long Island homes but despite living miles from the Carolina coast, they remain in... [Read More]
Some sought refuge after Sandy and other storms wreaked havoc on their Long Island homes but despite living miles from the Carolina coast, they remain... [Read More]
A Babylon resident is the first person in Suffolk County to fall ill with the West Nile virus this year, the county's health commissioner said... [Read More]
The virus can cause fever, head and body aches, rashes, swollen lymph glands, and is most likely to affect those older than 50, along with anyone... [Read More]
Burglars who police say stole a West Hempstead barbershop's cash-filled ATM early Friday also took the hidden tip box, said a co-owner, who was dismayed... [Read More]
The owner of JX Cutz in West Hempstead says the thieves also took a tip box with $1,300 in it, and he believes they've visited... [Read More]
The searing heat that greeted teachers and students this week as the school year began prompted the state teachers union to call for legislation that... [Read More]
Students' attention can be adversely affected by heat, which also can trigger heat exhaustion and heat stroke, according to the union's health and safety specialist. [Read More]
Officials said the illegal activity by a Virginian and a New Yorker brought at least 19 deadly weapons to Long Island and Queens. [Read More]
Two rarely-spotted pilot whales, herding bunker fish, reappeared at Wantagh's Jones Beach State Park on Wednesday morning. [Read More]
Four Long Island state parks are keeping lifeguards on duty through Sept. 16, said George Gorman, Long Island deputy regional director for the state parks. [Read More]
The swimming season has been lengthened at Long Island state parks for the past several years, as summerlike temperatures linger past Labor Day. [Read More]
Let the swimming continue. [Read More]