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Homeless: More People Live on the Streets Amid Arctic Blasts than...

“It would take a very small emergency for people to not pay their rent and wind up in the same situation.”

EXCLUSIVE: Nassau County Taxpayers Secretly Charged Millions For Police Crime Lab...

Nassau taxpayers have unknowingly been paying millions of dollars as a consequence of lax oversight, mismanagement, neglect and/or willful ignorance.

LI Parents & Teachers Revolt Against Common Core

The parents and teachers opposing the program say they are fighting for something beyond a price tag: the minds of their children and students.

LIRR Massacre Film Resurrects Horror, Hope & Familiar Questions

Four passengers left their lives onboard and 21 others were wounded, two fatally, when a deranged gunman got up from his seat and came down the aisle.

Natalie Portman: Hometown Heroine

During one of her David Letterman Show appearances, Portman told the host, “I’ll always still be a kid from Long Island.”

Jackie O: LI’s First Lady

Most people might associate Jackie Kennedy Onassis with Cape Cod or Rhode Island, or sadly, Dallas, but Long Island had a lasting influence over the course of her life.

Tattoos on Long Island: Four Corners

From the supplier to the remover.

One Year Later: Long Islanders Still Suffering from Sandy

“It’s just basically holy hell."

Superstorm Sandy Art: Beauty from Devastation

“Songs of Sandy came along as our attempt to have a quick and timely response from the poetry community concerning the disaster and to do our part since our greatest power is our words."

Is LI Still Due for the Big One? Experts Differ on...

“We have storms of the century every two years now." But do we?