Disbarred Lawyer Admits Stealing $1M From Ex-Cop With 9/11-related Cancer

A disbarred attorney who stole 9/11 victims compensation funds from a cancer-stricken retired NYPD police officer from Kings Park, faced justice in federal court Thursday in Westchester County, where he pleaded guilty to the theft.  

NY Grant Helps Music Instrument Maker D’Addario Manufacture PPE

Months after Farmingdale-based musical instrument maker D’Addario & Co., Inc. converted its drum-making facility to make face shields amid rising demand for PPE at the peak of the coronavirus pandemic, the company is getting a boost.

New York Long Island Film Festival Returns With Live Flicks

The second-annual New York Long Island Film Festival hit the Lindenhurst Moose Lodge in front of a live sold-out crowd last weekend.

These Adoptable Shelter Pets Will Do Tricks For Treats This Halloween

If your trick-or-treat plans seem less-than-spooktacular this year, why not head down to your local shelter or rescue and lift the spirits of a cat or dog by bringing them home with you today?

White House Advisers Warn of ‘Unrelenting’ COVID-19 Spread, ‘Whole Lot of Pain’

The White House coronavirus task force has warned that much of the country is in the grips of an "unrelenting" rise in COVID-19 cases, urging tough countermeasures, while at least nine states on Thursday reported record daily increases in new infections.

The Legend of The Red Owl: An Uneasy Spirit’s Flight Over Brentwood

Rear View: Charles A. Codman’s 1877 tale told of a great uneasy wandering human spirit that swooped through the storm into Codman’s Brentwood house in the form of an owl — an owl that spoke and told a tale of woe.

NY Bill Would Crack Down on Utilities

Gov. Andrew Cuomo threatened on Wednesday to pull the plug on utility providers throughout the state following a series of storms this summer that left New Yorkers without power for an extended period of time.

Wave of Ransomware Attacks Hit U.S. Hospitals

Eastern European criminals are targeting dozens of U.S. hospitals with ransomware, and federal officials on Wednesday urged healthcare facilities to beef up preparations rapidly in case they are next.

CBD Use Gains Popularity For Treating Pets

Vets across the globe are reporting treatment success for all types of animals, from elephants suffering from depression after losing a mate, to cats with arthritis and dogs with Fourth of July anxiety. 

Who Makes The Best Mussels on Long Island?

Mussels can be made in a variety of different ways, but they’re good no matter what. And nearly every seafood restaurant on Long Island serves up this shellfish, but who makes it best?

California Added To NY COVID-19 Travel Advisory, Massachusetts Trips Discouraged

California was added to the list of places from where travelers to New York State must self quarantine for 14 days to curb the spread of coronavirus and officials are discouraging trips to and from Massachusetts due to a spike in cases there.

Uniondale Man Charged With Killing Pregnant Girlfriend, Dumping Body in NYC

A 29-year-old Uniondale man was arrested for allegedly killing his pregnant girlfriend from Hempstead and dumping her body on the side of a road in Queens last week.