State Police Warn of Telephone Scammers

Watch out for people soliciting for money.

Dean on Drugs in Crash That Killed 2, Cops Say

The driver, a dean at Suffolk County Community College, was charged with vehicular manslaughter.

Police to Crackdown on St. Patrick’s Day Drunk Drivers

“There will be additional police patrols all around Nassau County, and chances are if you drive drunk you will be arrested.”

Bruno Goes National, Group To Save Last Sandy Dog

Bruno last Sandy dog
Lovable Rotty is one happy pooch.

Fire Island Breach Repair Firm Sought

Fire Island
State and federal officials have agreed to start the process to fill Fire Island's breach should they decide it needs closing later.

LIRR Adds Trains, Bans Booze for St. Patrick’s Day Weekend

The parade in Manhattan is slated for Saturday and Montauk will hold its parade on Sunday.

Northport Man Dies 6 Days After Crash

The 47-year-old victim had been critically injured when his vehicle struck and tree and overturned.

10 Facts About Sunshine Week and the Freedom of Information Act

Journalists and citizens across the country this week are celebrating Sunshine Week, an initiative that started seven years ago to promote open government. The Freedom of Information Act gives any citizen the right to access information from the federal government. Participating in the initiative are journalists, civic groups, libraries, nonprofits, schools and other people and organizations promoting a more open...

Rockville Centre Man Fired Shots Out of His Home, Cops Say

The alleged gunman opened fire after he arrived home because be believed there were people following him.

Baby Girl Born in Ambulance on Seaford Oyster Bay Expressway

Mother and child are in good health.

DNA from Cigarette Connects Uniondale Man to Robbery, Cops Say

Police were also able to connect the man to three other robberies.

The Magic of Quilts: The Smithtown Stitchers Quilt Show – April 6 & 7

The Smithtown Stitchers Quilt Guild's Quilt Show, "The Magic of Quilts," taking place Saturday, April 6 and Sunday, April 7 is a colorful event with more than 150 quilts and quilted items on display plus raffles, a members’ boutique, demonstrations, works in progress and a vendors’ mall at the Dawnwood Middle School in Centereach. The show has a magical theme...