Tag: Oakdale

Dowling College Abruptly Closing, Sparking Sadness, Anger

Dowling College students learned harsh lessons in sadness, anger and mistrust when their 48-year-old alma mater in Oakdale gave three days’ notice that it is closing its classroom doors forever on Friday. More than 2,400 graduate and undergraduate students waited hours this week for their transcripts while scrambling to figure out where to transfer their credits. About 400 professors, administrators and other staffers were laid off with the sudden closure of the private liberal arts college, which has another campus in Brookhaven.

Do This: Long Island Concerts & Events July 16 – 22

Neil Young rocks Jones Beach, the Great South Bay Music Festival returns and Raekown & Ghostface Killah come to Huntington, plus much, much more all this week1

Long Island Fourth of July 2015 Parades and Fireworks Shows

Here's what's up for the Independence Day weekend.

Cab Driver Dead After Oakdale Crash

A 92-year-old taxi driver died after he crashed his cab into a home in Oakdale on Thursday morning. Suffolk County police said Joseph Saccente of...

Patchogue Man Pleads Guilty to Manslaughter in Fatal Drugged-driving Crash

Thomas Herman is expected to get 21 years in prison for killing an 82-year-old man.

Oakdale Man Accidentally Electrocuted to Death

A 75-year-old man died after mistakenly electrocuting himself while working on his Oakdale home on Tuesday evening. Suffolk County police said a family member found...

Long Island New Year’s Eve 2014 Events

From movie theaters and bowling alleys to comedy clubs and aquariums, it's not just bars hosting New Years Eve events!

Do This: Long Island Events December 18-24

Kim Russo, aka "The Happy Medium," is coming to the Boulton Center in Bay Shore, Matisyahu will rock The Paramount in Huntington, Kenny Rogers will play his hits at NYCB Theatre at Westbury and Bijan Mortazavi and Shahram Solati will perform at The Space in Westbury.

Do This: Long Island Events November 6-12

Carrot Top brings his props to NYCB Theatre at Westbury, Jenny Lewis will serenade The Space at Westbury and Jethro Tull’s Ian Anderson rocks The Paramount in Huntington.

Ronkonkoma Man Charged With Fatal DWI Crash

His 25-year-old passenger was ejected in the rollover crash.