A New York City police officer from Center Moriches and his fiancée have been accused of killing the man's 8-year-old son by leaving him in a freezing garage overnight last week, Suffolk County police said.
A Ridge man was arrested for allegedly tying a 59-year-old developmentally disabled woman to her bed at the state-run group home where the suspect was a caregiver, authorities said.
The self-described Red Light Robinhood has struck a plea deal with Suffolk County prosecutors that will spare him prison time for vandalizing more than a dozen red light cameras countywide, authorities said.
Republican Elaine Phillips beat Democrat Adam Haber to win an open New York State Senate seat but a sitting Republican Long Island state senator may be unseated, potentially tipping the balance of power in that chamber back to a Democratic majority.
Growing up on Long Island, many children enjoy spending time at the beach, but since kids tend to get bored quickly, they are often looking for new and exciting things to do. For parents, keeping their kids entertained—and not by just letting them waste their days playing video games or watching TV—can be a full-time job. But since parents and kids often disagree about what constitutes fun, here are some ideas for family friendly things to do on Long Island.