Tag: Lawrence

Long Island Fall Festivals and Fairs 2016

The season of pumpkin picking, hayrides, and celebrations of all things autumn has arrived. Check out dozens of fall festivals on Long Island. The season will be gone before you know it, so don't waste time.

Lawrence Crash Leaves Pedestrian Dead

An 82-year-old Florida man was fatally hit by a vehicle while crossing a road in Lawrence on Friday evening. Nassau County police said Theodore Schiffman,...

13 Movies Filmed on Long Island That Won Oscars

From The Godfather to Citizen Kane, here's a recap of flicks shot locally that won Academy Awards.

Lawrence Man Gets 7 Years for $5M Internet Con

A 41-year-old Lawrence man was sentenced Friday to seven years in federal prison for defrauding thousands of customers of his former Internet retail website...

Lawrence Supermarket Worker Accused of Bomb Threats

A 20-year-old Manhattan woman has been arrested for allegedly calling in three bomb threats to her job at a supermarket in Lawrence, Nassau County...

Woman Drowns in Dix Hills, Tot Saved from Drowning in Lawrence

A 55-year-old Queens woman drowned in a pool in Dix Hills on Sunday afternoon hours after a toddler was saved from a near drowning...

Dad Gets 16 Years for Attempted Murder of Daughter

A Queens man was sentenced Thursday to 16 years in prison for trying to kill his 2-year-old daughter with toxic chemicals in a botched...

Nassau GOP Adds 1 Seat to Legislative Majority

But the Republicans still fall two seats short of a supermajority needed to borrow without Democratic support.

Boy, 10, Hit by Dad’s Boat Propeller Dies

The victim was climbing aboard his father's boat when his leg got stuck.

3rd Suspect Nabbed for Lawrence Attempted Murder

Federal marshals helped Nassau gang detectives track down the Riverhead man.