Tag: Brooklyn

Garden City Attorney Charged With $1.7M Medicaid Scam

A Garden City attorney was arrested last week for allegedly running a kickback scheme that garnered $1.7 million in fraudulent Medicaid claims to drug-treatment companies he ran, authorities said.

40 Years of Brooklyn Through the Eyes of A-1 First Class...

Ever since he could remember having Sunday dinners at his grandmother’s apartment on Ocean Parkway, Matt Schwartzberg has carried a lasting impression of the sights and smells of Brooklyn life. As president of A-1 First Class Moving & Storage, he’s been literally on the move since he started there when he was 22. He’s gone from making the sales to driving the vans, to relocating 500-person offices and taking the New York Mets’ sports equipment to and from spring training.

Rocker Steve Vai Among Long Island Music Hall of Fame 2016...

Grammy Award-winning guitarist, singer and Carle Place native Steve Vai is one of 10 recording artists that will be inducted into The Long Island Music Hall of Fame (LIMHOF) next month. Also being honored are Amagansett-based film score composer Carter Burwell, the late Queens-born producer Sandy Pearlman and five Brooklynites, including rapper Big Daddy Kane, producer Charles Koppleman, singer Garland Jeffreys, surf rockers Santo & Johnny, saxophonist Vince Giordano and composer Jim Steinman. Westbury Music Fair will be the second local music venue to be inducted. And accepting the Harry Chapin Music Award is rocker, producer and actor Steven Van Zandt—a New Jersey resident who’s the lone non-Long Islander being inducted.

Mattituck Tornado The First in 4 Years on Long Island

A “weak, short-lived” tornado touched down in Mattituck without causing injuries on Wednesday—four years to the day since the last twister hit Long Island, according to the National Weather Service (NWS).

‘The Brooklyn Banker’: Mob Rule Returns To Brooklyn & The Big...

Set in 1973, when the mean streets were ruled by the local mob, when computers didn’t make money laundering so difficult, and the landscape on 8th Street in Brooklyn wasn’t polluted with high-rise buildings with million-dollar apartments, 'The Brooklyn Banker' is a gritty, powerful, evocative feature film with standout performances, masterful direction, and a twist audiences won't soon forget.

Comedy of Manners: God of Carnage Debuts at Northport’s Engeman Theater

French playwright Yasmina Reza hones in on one of the universal fears of parenthood—that your child will be hurt by or might hurt another child. The play, originally written in Reza’s native tongue and translated into English by Christopher Hampton, has captured the imagination of theatergoers around the world.

NYC Woman Convicted of Killing Neighbor, Dumping Body on Long Island

A Suffolk County jury found Leah Cuevas guilty of second-degree murder.

West Babylon Slaying Suspect Nabbed

A Manhattan man was arrested Sunday for allegedly killing a 32-year-old Brooklyn man in West Babylon nearly eight years ago, Suffolk County police said. Daniel...

Patchogue Man Killed in Head-on Crash With Another Car

A 23-year-old Patchogue man was killed when his car crashed head-on with another in Sayville on Wednesday night. Suffolk County police said Christian Hernandez was...

Uniondale Armed Home Invasion Suspects Nabbed

Three Brooklyn men were arrested for allegedly committing an armed home invasion in Uniondale early Wednesday morning, Nassau County police said. Reese Wooten and Jerome...
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