Tag: Long Island MacArthur Airport

El Chapo Extradited from Mexico to Long Island

Infamous drug lord Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán Loera was extradited to the US on Thursday, when Mexican authorities turned him over to American investigators upon his arrival at Long Island MacArthur Airport.

Cuomo Delivers State of The State Address on Long Island

New York State Gov. Andrew Cuomo laid out an ambitious five-part agenda for Long Island when he delivered his regional State of the State address at SUNY Farmingdale State College on Tuesday.

Drone Sighting Reports Skyrocket on Long Island

New federal data shows a fivefold increase in drone sightings being reported to authorities on Long Island since last year.

Suffolk Pols OK Revised Drone Regulation Bill

The new version focuses on drone permits and drops the constitutionally problematic provision restricting photography in public.

Long Island Drone Sightings Rise as Regulations Debate Takes Off

At least 20 drone incidents were reported to authorities on Long Island amid debate over how to regulate the new technology.

Political Veteran Rick Montano Roils Islip Democrats With Primary Fight

The outcome of this hotly contested race could send ripples through the Democratic Party on Long Island and beyond because it threatens the control of its traditional leadership.

What’s in a Name? Confusion Over Exact Location of Most Rainfall...

Flood underscores difference between weather service recording station, town and hamlet of same name.

Allegiant Air Flights from LIMA to Fla. Start Friday

“Allegiant’s arrival will help our residents get to an extremely popular destination without having to use another, less convenient, congested airport.”

Four Long Islanders Who Keep Us Flying

These four Long Islanders are examples of the wide range of personnel needed to keep everyone flying. Learn a bit more about each of these individuals.

Pols Push for International Flights at MacArthur Airport

Some residents favor the idea, but not all are on board with adding more flights to the suburban airport.