40 min ago
DEC Reopens Several Shellfishing Areas in Nassau and Suffolk Counties
August 20, 2014 - Several shellfishing areas in Long Island towns that were closed by the State Department of Environmental Conservation on August 13 after heavy rainfall in the region reopened today, and other areas will reopen tomorrow, DEC announced.
4 hrs ago
Nassau detective warns boys at PAL camp about the danger of drug abuse
Boys from fourth to ninth grades Wednesday took a break from playing basketball at the Town of Oyster Bay Athletic Center in Hicksville to listen to a Nassau County detective's presentation about the dangers of drugs.
8 hrs ago
Vans Replace Train Service between Oyster Bay & Mineola on Saturday,...
Two westbound trains, the 8:20 AM from Oyster Bay and the 10:20 AM from Oyster Bay, will be replaced by vans that will make all local stops to with a half-mile swim across Oyster Bay Harbor.
14 hrs ago
LIRR: 3 branches on or close after switch trouble
In Nassau construction work on Seaford-Oyster Bay Expwy/Rt-135 NB between Plainview Rd/Broadway/X9 and Jericho Tpk/NY Rt-25/X14 In Nassau construction work on Seaford-Oyster Bay Expwy/Rt-135 NB between Plainview Rd/Broadway/X9 and Jericho Tpk/NY Rt-25/X14 Construction work on Seaford-Oyster Bay Expwy/Rt-135 SB between Hempstead Tpk/NY Rt-24/X7 and ... (more)
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Craig Ferguson likely to launch evening talk show starting fall 2015
Construction work on Seaford-Oyster Bay Expwy/Rt-135 SB between Hempstead Tpk/NY Rt-24/X7 and Merrick Rd/X1 in Nassau Construction work on Seaford-Oyster Bay Expwy/Rt-135 SB between Hempstead Tpk/NY Rt-24/X7 and Merrick Rd/X1 in Nassau In Plainview construction work on Seaford-Oyster Bay Expwy/Rt-135 SB between Old Country Rd/X10 and Hempstead ... (more)
Hurricane Preparedness Taken To Heart By Nassau Suffolk Water Commissioners' Association
Nassau Suffolk Water Commissioners' Association brushed up on hurricane preparedness at a recent Hurricane Seminar hosted by Town of Oyster Bay.
Ex-North Hempstead Town worker who falsified job application gets...
In Centereach accident cleared on NY Rt-25 WB after N Washington Ave and before Stony Brook Rd in Lake Grove In Centereach accident cleared on NY Rt-25 WB after N Washington Ave and before Stony Brook Rd in Lake Grove In Lake Grove accident cleared on NY Rt-25 EB between Stony Brook Rd and N Washington Ave in Centereach In Lake Grove accident ... (more)
No charges to be filed against fake TSA agent
In Roslyn Heights accident cleared on The L.I.E./I-495 EB at x37/Willis Ave. Slow traffic from x35/Shelter Rock Rd in North Hills In Roslyn Heights accident cleared on The L.I.E./I-495 EB at x37/Willis Ave. Slow traffic from x35/Shelter Rock Rd in North Hills In Syosset accident.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
New York woman stabbed while walking dog in Westchester
In Oyster Bay slow moving maintenance vehicle. left lane closed on Seaford-Oyster Bay Expwy/Rt-135 SB from The Northern State Pkwy/X12 to Boundary Ave/X6 in Massapequa In Oyster Bay slow moving maintenance vehicle.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Dog found dead after being swept away in surging river
In Smithtown closed due to accident on Vets Hwy EB at New Hwy and before Old Willets Path in Hauppauge.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Teachers bring ideas back to LI from Colonial Williamsburg
Wendy O'Neill meets teacher Erin Grieco at John F. Kennedy School in Great Neck on Friday, Aug. 8, 2014.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Supervisor: Oyster Bay needs option of piercing tax cap
Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto says authorizing the town to pierce the tax cap is a necessary step in preparation of the budget.
Plainview couple denied car access to The Hamlet on Olde Oyster Bay gated community over unpaid fee
The couple, who lives at The Hamlet on Olde Oyster Bay, says they are not allowed to drive their cars inside the community because they have not paid a $751 assessment fee for a new pool house.
Long Island news, weather, traffic, schools and LIRR updates for Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014
Welcome to the Long Island Now live post for Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014. This is your source for local breaking news, traffic and transit alerts, weather updates and more.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Chembio reports narrowed losses for quarter
In Islip road construction. right lane closed on Sunrise Hwy Service Rd WB between Hwy 27/Connetquot Ave and Heckscher State Pkwy/Heckscher Spur Dr/Heckscher Spur Rd/Southern State Pkwy In Islip road construction.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Editorial: Log On And Chime In
Our sister paper, the Massapequa Observer, last week told of the Town of Oyster Bay closing a nonprofit no-kill cat rescue shelter for code violations, after neighboring businesses complained about odor.
Oyster Bay to sell historic Mill Pond House, with conditions
Oyster Bay's historic Mill Pond House will be sold, under a preliminary plan town officials announced Wednesday that includes restrictive covenants on the structure.
Joe Nunez arrested, accused of shooting into car on Southern State Parkway
In Syosset road construction. two lanes closed on The L.I.E./I-495 WB between X44/Seaford-Oyster Bay Expwy/Rt-135 and before X43/South Oyster Bay Rd. Stop and go traffic from X45/Manetto Hill Rd in Nassau In Syosset road construction.
WHO: Ebola death toll reaches 932; 1,700 cases
In Syosset road construction. two lanes closed on The L.I.E./I-495 WB between X44/Seaford-Oyster Bay Expwy/Rt-135 and before X43/South Oyster Bay Rd. Stopped traffic from X46/Sunnyside Blvd in Plainview In Syosset road construction.