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Longtime Farmingdale State College professor Patricia Ward was allegedly decapitated Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014 by her son in a murder-suicide, police said Wednesday. (Photo courtesy of Farmingdale State College)

Farmingdale State College Professor ID’d in Murder-Suicide, Police Say

October 29, 2014
 
Clockwise from top left: A radar image of Superstorm Sandy, an aerial view of the breach in Fire Island dubbed "New Inlet," LIPA crews working to get the lights back on, a house on Fire Island that fell off of its pilings, one of the many felled trees, cars buried in sand in the streets of Long Beach, gas lines that extended for hours and blocks, and Red Cross volunteers helping survivors at Cedar Creek County Park in Seaford. Center from left: the splintered Long Beach boardwalk and a boat that floated onto the Long Island Rail Road tracks.

Sandy 2 Years Later: Winners and Losers on Long Island

October 29, 2014
 
halloween

Long Island Halloween Parties 2014

October 28, 2014
 
Ebola Virus

Cuomo Defends Mandatory Ebola Quarantine, Blasts CDC

October 27, 2014

 
cigarettes

How We Analyzed New York County Tobacco Bonds

October 27, 2014
 
Members of The Billy Joel Band—drummer Liberty DeVitto, guitarist Russell Javors and saxophonist/flutist/clarinetist/keyboardist Richie Cannata (joined onstage by late, great bassist Doug Stegmeyer's guitar and several friends—rip through "Scenes From An Italian Restaurant" and other hits while closing out the Long Island Music Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony at The Paramount in Huntington on Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014. (Christopher Twarowski / Long Island Press)

Long Island Music Hall of Fame Induction Rocks Paramount in Huntington

October 25, 2014
 
Bridgit Mendler

Do This: Long Island Events October 23-29

October 23, 2014
 
The Adirondacks offer visitors a whole lot of fun, recreation, and beauty. NY Auto Giant can get you there in a Jeep Grand Cherokee today! (Photo Courtesy of VisitAdirondacks.com)

Travel Diary: Fall Into The Adirondacks

October 22, 2014

 
Dinosaur skeletons made from jack 'o lanterns star in Rise of the Jack 'O Lanterns (Kafel Benn)

Rise of The Jack ‘O Lanterns Returns to Old Westbury

October 20, 2014
 
NSA

NSA Documents Suggest a Close Working Relationship Between NSA, U.S. Companies

October 19, 2014
 
Alure Home Improvements  Chief Operating Officer Doug Cornwell shows how easy it is to fix unsightly bathroom tiles with new grout in a recent installment of "Alure's 60-Second Fix."

How to Replace Cracked and Peeling Grout in 60 Seconds

October 16, 2014
 
Bill Cosby

Do This: Long Island Events & Calendar Listings October 16-22

October 16, 2014

 
A police sharpshooter, with weapon trained, atop a SWAT vehicle in Ferguson, Mo. during protests sparked by a white police officer fatally shooting an unarmed black teenager on Aug. 13, 2014 (Photo by Jamelle Bouie)

Deadly Force, in Black and White

October 12, 2014
 
Martina McBride

Do This: Long Island Events October 9 – 15

October 9, 2014
 
American writer, poet and critic Edgar Allan Poe died of mysterious circumstances in Baltimore, Md. on Oct. 7, 1849. His works, legend and legacy live on.

Edgar Allan Poe Death Anniversary Resurrects Writer’s Visions

October 7, 2014
 
The cookies—actual cookies—in Risa Puno's experiment came in flavors such as "Chocolate Chili Fluer de Sel" and "Pink Pistachio Peppercorn." (Instagram/@catbirdtree)

How Much of Your Data Would You Trade for a Free Cookie?

October 5, 2014

 
Fred Durst, Wes Borland and the rest of nu/rap-metal marauders Limp Bizkit will be rocking The Paramount in Huntington Oct. 6, 2014!

Limp Bizkit To Rock The Paramount in Huntington

October 4, 2014
 
Inspirational multi-instrumentalist David Crowder, aka Crowder, will be ushering in his unique, triumphant blend of rock, folk, worship music and more during his revelatory gig at The Space at Westbury in support of his debut solo album Neon Steeple on October 9, 2014!

Crowder Celebrates Neon Steeple at The Space at Westbury

October 3, 2014
 
The Bangles

Do This: Long Island Events October 2-8

October 2, 2014
 
In the market for something easy to drive that won’t swallow your wallet at the gas pumps and still gives you enough storage to accommodate a monthly trip to Costco? Visit NY Auto Giant and drive home a safe, reliable, fuel-efficient and economical 2014 Honda CR-V today!

2014 Honda CR-V: Safe, Reliable, Fuel-Efficient & Economical

October 1, 2014