Tag: Island Park

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.

Garden City Attorney Charged With $1.7M Medicaid Scam

A Garden City attorney was arrested last week for allegedly running a kickback scheme that garnered $1.7 million in fraudulent Medicaid claims to drug-treatment companies he ran, authorities said.

Meadowbrook Parkway Driver Injured by Brick Thrown from Bridge

Police are searching for a suspect who threw a brick off a Meadowbrook State Parkway bridge on Saturday, hitting the windshield of a BMW and...

Do This: Long Island Concerts & Events August 13 – 19

Van Halen & David Lee Roth shred Nikon at Jones Beach Theater, G. Love & Special Sauce serenade NYCB Theatre at Westbury, Today’s Mixtape Festival storms The Emporium, Todd Rundgren rocks The Paramount, and so much more!

Kings Park Woman Faces Upgraded Charges in Fatal DWI

Natalia Simons is facing a 12-count indictment that includes a charge of vehicular homicide.

Do This: Long Island Events March 26 – April 1

Lewis Black, Moody Blues, 10,000 Maniacs, Barry Manilow and New Found Glory are among this week's stellar lineup on Long Island!

Kings Park Woman Charged With Fatal DWI Crash

A Kings Park woman was arrested for allegedly driving drunk and causing a head-on crash that killed a 59-year-old Island Park man in Smithtown...

Assemblyman Harvey Weisenberg to Retire

His 12th and final term will end on his 81st birthday on New Year's Eve.

$61M in Storm Grants Proposed for Long Island

Forty-million alone would go to Island Park.

Island Park Home Invasion Victim Tied Up

The suspects, one of whom was armed with a handgun, fled when chased off by the victim's husband.