Long Island Breaking & Trending News Stories by LongIsland.com

 

Sections


Archives

Looking to stay up to date about all of the news stories and local headlines that are important to Long Islanders? We've rounded up the top coverage for all of the important topics from multiple sources around Long Island, so you can be sure you've got the most recent update on the top stories for Long Island. Have an idea for a news story? Email us at news@longisland.com
 

International Bacon Day is August 30th

The Saturday before Labor Day marks International Bacon Day, a day where everyone all over the world celebrates and consumes bacon. So, be sure to celebrate bacon this International Bacon Day.

HP Recalls 6 Million Notebook Computer Power Cords, Fire and Burn Risks

HP and Compaq notebook and mini-notebook computer users beware of this latest recall concerning fire and burn risks.

American Airlines Pulls Fares from Orbitz and Other Travel Sites Just As Labor Day Travel Begins

If you're planning to book a flight on American Airlines or US Airways at one of the major online travel sites, don't be surprised if you don't find any. Fares are pulled right before Labor Day holiday ...

Help Every Dog Have Its Day on National Dog Day

National Dog Day is celebrating its tenth year, so join in by pampering your pooch or volunteering at a local shelter.

Governor Cuomo Congratulates New York State’s Primetime Emmy Award Winners

“The Primetime Emmy awards represent the very best in television today, and it is my pleasure to congratulate New York’s nominees and winners on this extraordinary achievement,” Governor Cuomo said.

Freeport Man Pleads Guilty to All Counts in Garage Fire that Killed 13 Pit Bulls

53-year-old to receive prison time on felony and misdemeanor animal fighting charges.

Fatal North Bellmore Car Crash Under Investigation

The Homicide Squad reports the details of a fatal motor vehicle accident that occurred in N. Bellmore on Monday, 08/25/14 at 1:53 P.M

Lovable Lunchbox Notes to Leave the Kids

Surprise the kids this year by leaving them cute little lunchbox notes!

Movie Roundup: Guardians of the Galaxy Comes Back Up Top and Becomes Highest-Grossing for the Summer

Guardians of the Galaxy rules the movie box office, winning title for highest-grossing for the Summer domestically.

Governor Cuomo Hosts Long Island Wine and Craft Beverage Tour and Congratulates Winery of the Year at Harvest Fest

Tour promotes beverage industry and tourism in New York with a first-hand look at how New York beers, spirits and wines are produced.

Marine Bureau Police Officers and Coast Guard Officials Rescue Boaters

Rescue occurred in the Atlantic Ocean, south of Fire Island Inlet on Sunday, August 24, 2014 at approximately 7:30 a.m.

Do Something for Others: This Week Is Be Kind to Humankind Week

Sometimes we all get caught up in life, but we must remember to do something for someone else. So, do something for others this Be Kind to Humankind Week.

Local Steals & Deals on Wholesome Meals for the Entire Family

If you've been grilling all summer long, it's time to check out these savings to wholesome home-cooked style meals. Find savings to Boston Market, Carrabba's and others!

Couple Arrested for Wantagh Gas Station Robbery

The robbery occurred on Friday night.

Creative Ways to Serve Food & Drinks at your Wedding

Check out these helpful suggestions that will allow you to get creative on your wedding day!

Great Outdoor Games to Play With the Kids

Summer is coming to an end so make sure you get in lots of outdoor games and play while the weather is still nice and warm.

Four Arrested in Rockville Centre for Forged Currency, Drugs

Suspects found with counterfeit money, prescription drugs, and illicit substances.

Back to School in Style with New Fall Trends

Lego and Frozen are still super popular, and also look for some classic, more adult styles, such as boho chic and leather jackets, to pop up with younger kids.

Body of Missing Kayaker found in Lake Ronkonkoma

The person had gone missing on August 14.

Unique Spots to Throw Your Kid's Next Birthday Bash

Don't know where to throw your kid's next birthday party? Looking for something different? Check out these exciting venues to hold your child's next party.
Advertisement
Advertise With Us
 
Christian Abbatecola is a staff writer for LongIsland.com and has previously written for other publications including Best Buy Mobile Magazine. A ...
 
Lyndsay McCabe is a freelance writer and regular contributor to LongIsland.com's News Section. She is a Long Island native who graduated ...
 
Wendy Lau is a native New Yorker. She currently covers the Hot Spots & Night Life section's "Weekly Watch" and "Weekend ...
 
Vickie Moller is a professional freelance writer and a regular contributor to LongIsland.com. Her focus is on Long Island’s schools and ...
 
Eric Anderson is a freelance journalist from Babylon, NY. A native Long Islander, Eric graduated from the State University of New ...
 
Chelsea attended St. Joseph's College with a Major in English and a concentration in Journalism, and plans on returning to her ...
 
View Full List »
 
 
Open Feedback Dialog