Tag: Freeport

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.

Do This: Long Island Concerts & Events April 20 – 26

Comic Sarah Silverman cracks up The Paramount, alt rockers Barenaked Ladies play the YMCA Boulton Center for the Performing Arts, Paul Shaffer performs at NYCB Theatre at Westbury and so much more to see and do on Long Island this week!

2017 New York Guitar Show & Expo Rocks Freeport This Weekend

The largest guitar show in the New York metropolitan area is coming to Freeport, Long Island on April 22 & 23 and promises to be an absolutely unforgettable experience for musicians, artists and music lovers of all ages.

Freeport Veteran Uses Art to Combat PTSD

After losing several friends while serving in Afghanistan, former U.S. Marine and current Adelphi University student Julian McBride turned to art to help deal with his Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).

Latest Common Core Testing Met With Protest & Mass Refusals on...

More than 70,000 students in school districts across Long Island have “opted out” of taking the first round of this year’s controversial Common Core standardized tests, according to education advocates monitoring the numbers of those refusing the exams—and those figures expected to rise.

Freeport Man Admits to Fatal DWI Crash

A Freeport man has admitted to driving while drunk and high on drugs when he caused a high-speed crash that killed a 22-year old man on the Southern State Parkway last year.

Long Island Gets a ‘C’ in First-Ever Local Government Open Records...

It’s easier to acquire documents listing Nassau and Suffolk county authorities’ secret investigative files than obtain records detailing taxpayer-funded workers’ salaries in the villages of Island Park, Manorhaven or Port Jefferson. Those were among the many findings of an unprecedented audit of 196 Long Island municipalities and agencies’ responsiveness to the New York State Freedom of Information Law (FOIL), the four-decade-old process that the public, media and others use to obtain government documents.

3rd Suspect Charged With Hempstead Murder

A third suspect has been arrested for his role in the stabbing death of a 39-year-old man in Hempstead last year, Nassau County police...

5 Open Houses of Mega-Cheap Homes On Long Island This Weekend

There are currently 38 open houses across Long Island this weekend (Feb. 18 & Feb. 19) showcasing single-family homes for sale between $100,000 to $250,000. Here are five!