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Governor Cuomo Hosts Conference to Present NY Rising Community Reconstruction Plans

“NY Rising to the Top” Competition Winners Announced at Conference Attended by Community Members from Long Island.

NCPD: 10 "Project 21" Arrests Made

The NCPD and Hempstead Police arrested ten individuals for selling alcohol to minors.

Top High School Students to Participate in Long Island Youth Summit

The Summit takes place on April 4 at Dowling College.

LI Bands to Hit High Note for Kids with Autism at May 3rd “Super Star Tribute Band Concert”

Upcoming Super Star Tribute Band Concert featuring popular Long Island-based tribute bands being held on Long Island May 3, 2014 benefiting children with autism.'s 2014 April Family Fun Guide: Spring Fairs, Earth Day & More Seasonal Fun!

Kick off the Spring season by enjoying some warm weather, seasonal and outdoor fun the whole family can enjoy!

Mangano To Honor Nassau’s Outstanding Women Of Achievement For 2014

In celebration of Women’s History Month, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano announces this year’s outstanding women of achievement.

Two Men Wanted for Stealing a Purse from Owner's Car

The burglary occurred outside a Merrick gym.

NCPD Nabs 2 Men For Burglary by Following Snowy Footprints To Their Doorstep

Seventh Squad detectives report the arrests of two Massapequa Park men on March 3, 2014 at 5:05 am in Massapequa Park.

Mangano To Host Free Narcan Training Seminars For Families

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today announced four free public Narcan training seminars where residents can learn how to administer a lifesaving antidote which can reverse the fatal effects of an Opioid overdose.

Woman Killed in Single-Car Crash

Accident occurred on Merrick Road, west of Bryan Avenue in Amityville.

Break out Your Masks and Beads for Mardi Gras

March 4th marks the day of Mardi Gras, a day of masks, beads, and celebration around the world. Check out all the Mardi Gras events going on here on Long Island.

New LIRR Train Schedules Start on Monday, February 24th

Highlights Include Restoration of Two Trains on the Babylon Branch.

NCPD Busts N. Merrick Man for Steroids, Narcotics

Narcotics/Vice Bureau detectives report the arrest of a N. Merrick man on February 19, 2014 at 8:30 pm in N. Merrick.

Keeping the Kids Busy This Presidents' Day Weekend and Week

With most of Long Island children off from school, it might be difficult to think of what to do with your kids all week. Check out all the events going on this weekend and next week for ...

Five Arrested for Selling Alcohol to Minors During Project 21 Initiative

The Seventh Precinct Problem Oriented Policing Unit reports a “Project 21” initiative which resulted in five arrests on Tuesday, February 11, 2014.

Super Star Tribute Band Concert to Strike a Chord for Children With Autism Postponed Until May 3rd

The Super Star Tribute Band Concert benefiting The Mosaic Foundation for Autism originally scheduled for Saturday, February 15, 2014 at Brookside School in Merrick is postponed for Saturday, May 3, 2014.

Merrick Bookkeeper Pleads Guilty to Stealing More Than $450K From Her Employer

Rocca, 68, embezzled funds to pay personal bills and purchase home furnishings.

Digging Out Again: Totals for Latest Round of Snow & Ice

After Monday's punishing snowfall conditions, Long Islanders faced another round of the white stuff today. Here are some of the latest snowfall totals as reported by the National Weather Service.

Snowfall Totals for LI: Snow Slams Long Island, Metro Area

As snow continues to fall across Long Island many weather stations are starting to report snowfall totals.

NCPD & SCPD Team Up to Nab Two Melville Men for Spree of Bank Robberies

Two men were arrested for a string of seven bank robberies that occurred over the past month.
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