Tag: Franklin Square

Long Island Beer Gardens to Try This Summer

The return of warm weather to Long Island not only brings back beach season, it also opens the doors to the many outdoor beer gardens found at local bars across the region.

Driver Admits to Fatal Franklin Square Hit-and-run

A Queens man who killed a 47-year-old taxi cab driver in a Franklin Square hit-and-run crash last year admitted to the crime on Wednesday, the day his trial was set to begin.

Franklin Square Man Dies After Stabbing

A 21-year-old Franklin Square man died after he was found suffering from stab wounds on a Southern State Parkway entrance ramp in Valley Stream last week, New York State police said Tuesday.

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 Oktoberfest 2016 Events

Raise a glass and say "Prost" (that's German for cheers) during Oktoberfest 2016 at one of more than two dozen events across Long Island!

Franklin Square Fatal DWI Hit-and-run Suspect Charged

An accused drunken driver was arrested for an alleged hit-and-run crash that killed a 47-year-old taxi cab driver in Franklin Square.

Lawmakers & Common Core Opponents Blast Education Czar Nom John King

State lawmakers joined Common Core opponents in criticizing President Barack Obama’s nomination of former New York State Education Commissioner John King for U.S. Secretary of Education in the first day of confirmation hearings Thursday. King, who assumed the role of acting secretary in January, remains a lightning rod for fury among parents and teachers across New York State upset about his botched implementation of the controversial Common Core education reforms, which led to hundreds of thousands of students across the state and nation “opting out” of taking the standardized tests.

10 Long Island Oktoberfest 2015 and Related Events

Break out the Lederhosen and beer steins!

Couple Charged With Sex Trafficking in Nassau Massage Parlors

The couple allegedly forced the victims to perform sex acts on men at massage parlors in West Hempstead and Franklin Square.

Do This: Long Island Concerts & Events September 17 – 23

Gwar rocks The Paramount, Jay & The Americans serenade Suffolk Theatre, Shahkar gets The Space at Westbury dancing, & Helmet hits Revolution Bar, plus much more this week on Long Island!