Tag: seaford

Knife-wielding Suspect Wanted for 18 Robberies Nabbed

A suspect that authorities believe robbed 18 stores at knife-point in Nassau and Suffolk counties over the past three months has been apprehended, police said.

3-Ex NYPD Cops from Long Island Charged With Bribery

Three former New York City police officers from Long Island were implicated in an alleged scheme to rush gun permit licenses in exchange for bribes, federal prosecutors said Tuesday.

Muttontown Village Mayor, Husband Arrested for Tax Fraud

The Muttontown village mayor and her gastroenterologist husband were arrested Thursday for allegedly failing to pay their income taxes for the past five years, Nassau County prosecutors said.

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.

Machete-Wielding Robber Hit 2 Shops in 20 Minutes, Cops Say

A masked robber armed with a machete held up an ice cream store after about 20 minutes after he unsuccessfully tried to stick up a doughnut shop about five miles away, Nassau County police said.

Protestors Slam Peter King, Trump ‘Muslim Ban’ & Proposed Wall

Protestors marched outside Rep. Peter King's Massapequa Park office Friday in opposition of President Donald Trump's controversial so-called 'Muslim Ban' and other initiatives.

Phillips Wins, Venditto Too Close to Call as NY Senate Majority...

Republican Elaine Phillips beat Democrat Adam Haber to win an open New York State Senate seat but a sitting Republican Long Island state senator may be unseated, potentially tipping the balance of power in that chamber back to a Democratic majority.

Suozzi Wins Israel’s Vacant Seat, LI’s Congressional Incumbents Re-elected

Former Nassau County Executive Thomas Suozzi defeated New York State Sen. Jack Martins (R-Old Westbury) in the most closely watched Congressional race on Long Island Tuesday night, winning the seat being vacated by retiring Rep. Steve Israel (D-Huntington).

North Bellmore Crash Leaves 2 Dead

A chain-reaction crash left a driver and a pedestrian dead in North Bellmore over the weekend.

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.