Saturday Aug 16
Cops: Driver who hit cruiser, stopped car may have been dozing
A motorist, possibly dozing at the wheel, caused a three-car crash early Saturday in East Moriches, ramming a parked Suffolk County Sheriff's patrol car and then another vehicle stopped for drunken driving, authorities said.
Common Core math, English test scores in state rise
Student passing rates on the state's Common Core tests rose significantly statewide this year in math and slightly in English under a new accounting system that does not include more than 50,000 youngsters who opted out of the tougher assessments, the state Department of Education reported Thursday.
Hennessey residency upheld, heads to Murray rematch
In Hauppauge road construction. two lanes closed on The L.I.E./I-495 EB at X57/Veterans Memorial Hwy/Rt-454.
Extreme Entertainment for Eager Thrill Seekers
Long Island is jam packed with entertainment options for locals and visitors. Whether you're looking to visit a museum , ride go-karts, or catch a movie at the theater, there is something here for you.
Pilot makes emergency landing on same highway twice in 8 days
A veteran pilot was forced to make his second emergency landing in eight days on the same Long Island, New York, highway.