| Jul 20, 2009
| 12:25 PM
Officials on Long Island responding to a call in Hicksville, were almost in need of emergency care themselves, after the woman who called them for help began attacking them.
Courtney Anderson, 27, who was arrested and charged with three counts of assault...
| Jul 21, 2009
A teenaged bicyclist who was changing a flat tire is dead after a drunk motorcyclist crashed into him Monday night.
The name of the bicyclist was not immediately available, though state police identified the victim as a 19-year-old from Dix Hills.
| Jul 30, 2009
An accident at a yogurt factory in East Farmingdale Tuesday afternoon left two workers injured, police said.
At 5:49pm, Leyla Sabillion, 29, of Wyandanch and Argelia Ayala, 31, of Lindenhurst suffered injuries while working at the Sabra Dipping Company...
| Aug 2, 2009
| 1:16 PM
Nassau police have identified South Jamaica resident Roopnarine Gopaul and his 5-year-old son Christopher as the victims of yesterday's personal watercraft accident in Lawrence.
Gopaul, 42, of 142nd Street, was riding a 1998 Yamaha Jet Ski in Crooked...
| Aug 3, 2009
Three people were killed and another was injured in a fatal car accident early Monday morning on the Wantagh State Parkway.
The accident occurred just minutes before 3 a.m. in the southbound lanes of the Wantagh Parkway near Merrick Road according to...
| Aug 14, 2009
| 9:06 AM
A Long Island man is accused of neglecting his own mother while she lay face-down and ailing on the kitchen floor of their Freeport home for two days.
Nassau County police say the seriously ill 64-year-old women fell in the kitchen on Tuesday. She had...
| Aug 24, 2009
| 12:33 PM
An accused drunk driver, described by his lawyer as a decorated Marine staff sergeant who served time in Iraq, pleaded not guilty Monday on charges he mowed down two brothers as they crossed an East Meadow street this past weekend.
James Farr, 33, of...
| Aug 31, 2009
With the fear of swine flu cases mounting as children prepare to head back to classrooms, one school on Long Island is taking steps to limit exposure to the potentially deadly virus.
Laurence Aronstein, the superintendent of the Glen Cove school...
| Sep 5, 2009
| 1:54 PM
The Long Island nun who is accused of polishing off a half bottle of gin and then going for a wild joyride where she nearly killed a group of children was taken to the hospital the night of her arrest, police say.
Authorities say Sister Lauren M....
| Jul 9, 2009
| 4:30 PM
???Desultory??? would be a good word to describe Thursday???s meeting of the Budget Review Committee of the Nassau County Legislature. ???Dispirited??? might work too. Committee chairwoman Judy Jacobs (D-Woodbury) explained that the gridlock in Albany...
| Nov 3, 2008
On the day they buried Leah Walsh, family and friends asked that the slain Bethpage teacher be remembered not for the way she died, but for the lives she touched.
Outside a Rockville Centre funeral home, where some 200 mourners sobbed, hugged and...