Tag: Valley Stream

Long Island Halloween Haunted Houses 2016

Halloween is around the corner but don’t be tricked, ghosts and ghouls are offering treats to lure their next victims at haunted houses across Long Island.

Long Island Fall Festivals and Fairs 2016

The season of pumpkin picking, hayrides, and celebrations of all things autumn has arrived. Check out dozens of fall festivals on Long Island. The season will be gone before you know it, so don't waste time.

Ronkonkoma Man Killed in Car Crash

A 29-year-old Ronkonkoma man was killed when he crashed his car in Valley Stream on Thursday night.

Valley Stream Crash Leaves Motorcyclist Dead

A 31-year-old Brooklyn woman died when his motorcycle crashed into a car on a Southern State Parkway exit ramp in valley Stream over the weekend.

NYPD Sgt. from Valley Stream Charged With Bribery

A New York City police sergeant from Valley Stream was arrested for allegedly taking cash bribes, limo rides and liquor bottles in exchange for expediting gun license applications, federal prosecutors said.

Kaminsky Claims Victory in Close Race for Skelos’ Seat; McGrath Not...

Democrat Todd Kaminsky declared victory in Tuesday’s special election for a New York State Senate seat that could sway the balance of power in the chamber, but Republican Christopher McGrath hasn’t conceded. Kaminsky, a freshman state Assemblyman and former federal prosecutor from Long Beach, leads McGrath, an attorney and first-time candidate from Hewlett, by 780 votes, according to unofficial results tallied by the Nassau County Board of Elections. If confirmed, a Kaminsky win could give state Senate Democrats a majority for the first time since 2009—although that also hinges on if a handful of breakaway Democrats that caucus with Republicans rejoin their party.

Voters to Decide Replacement for Skelos Seat

A special election Tuesday will decide who replaces ex-State Sen. Dean Skelos (R-Rockville Centre), who was convicted of corruption.

Help Young Long Islanders Find Places Here They Can Afford

More than ever, Long Island residents are struggling to pay for housing. Since 1980, the Island has lagged behind regional competitors like Northern New Jersey and the Hudson Valley in residential construction. With comparatively little new housing stock and variety, home prices and rents in Long Island have soared.

Bellerose Man Fatally Hit by Car

The 61-year-old victim was crossing a road in Valley Stream when he was hit.

Valley Stream Home Invasion Sexual Assault Probed

The victim was leaving his home when the suspects forced him back inside.
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