Tag: Freeport

Lou Reed: The Coolest Man In The World

In the mid-1960s, Greenwich Village mirrored the polarized nation. Political upheaval and the sexual revolution set the scene for Lou Reed to turn music on its ear with the Velvet Underground and the support of pop artist Andy Warhol.

BrewSA: Freeport Craft Brewery Donates Proceeds to Veterans Groups

Besides making beer, the founders also wanted to support veterans, so they donate 25 percent of BrewSA’s profits to veterans' charities and donate beer to fundraisers for such groups.

3 New Al Fresco Dining Spots on Long Island

Newcomers to Long Island's restaurant scene include 2 Spring in Oyster Bay, The Beer Garden in Freeport and Indego in Patchogue, all of which offer al fresco dining.

FBI IDs 2 Found Dead in Freeport Gang Probe

The FBI confirmed the identities of two teenagers who were among three found dead in a nine-day span in Freeport and Roosevelt, authorities said. 

3rd Set of Remains Found in 9 Days in Nassau

Investigators found a third set of human remains in nine days while searching a fourth wooded area of Nassau County, authorities said.

Week of Searching 3 Nassau Sites Turns Up Second Body, Cops...

A week after Nassau County police found a teenager’s remains buried in Roosevelt, investigators located a second set of human remains in Freeport, but a search of a third site came up empty, authorities said.

Bellmore Mom Fighting Illiteracy One Book at a Time

She founded The Book Fairies, a fast-growing nonprofit organization that collects reading materials for those in need throughout the New York Metro area.

A Visitor’s Guide to The Nautical Mile in Freeport

With top-notch restaurants, fresh seafood and charter boats leaving daily on fishing trips, The Nautical Mile in Freeport is one of the hottest destinations for food and summer fun on Long Island.

MS-13 Gang Member from Freeport Gets 40 Years for 2 Murders

An admitted MS-13 street gang member from Freeport was sentenced Thursday to 40 years in federal prison for killing two other gang members in a two-week span five years ago.

Freeport Man Sentenced for Fatal DWI Crash

A Freeport man was sentenced Monday to six to 18 years in prison for driving drunk and causing a crash that killed a 22-year-old man who was his passenger last year.