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Gifted Long Island Teens, A Comic And College Professor Create A Diverse Line-up In May’s (mostly) True Things Storytelling Show

There will be stories by two outstanding creative writing students from Sayville High School.

2016 LI Marathon Security Measures

In an effort to promote public safety, County Executive Mangano and Nassau County Police Department Acting Commissioner Thomas C. Krumpter have announced security measures for the 2016 Long Island Marathon.

Tech Startup Companies Invited to Pitch, Saturday Afternoon at Adelphi

Pitch Island, the latest Technology Island initiative, will be held at the Adelphi University’s Performing Arts Center on April 30th from 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

NCPD: Fatal Auto Accident Involving 90-Year-Old Driver and Motorcyclist in Roslyn

Homicide Squad detectives report the details of a Fatal Auto Accident that occurred on Thursday, April 28, 2016 at 7:00 pm in Roslyn.

NCPD Crime Alert: Increase in Thefts from Vehicles, Recommendations to Safeguard Your Vehicle

County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Acting Police Commissioner Thomas C. Krumpter want to alert the public that there has been an increase in larcenies from autos throughout Nassau County.

SCPD: Woman Arrested For Abandoning Animals in Her South Huntington Apartment

Suffolk County Police have arrested a woman for abandoning animals in her South Huntington apartment.

National Grid Celebrates Earth Day in Huntington Station with the Town of Huntington at One of Long Island's Largest Community Garden

National Grid partnered with the Town of Huntington for Earth Day to transform the Gateway Community Garden in Huntington Station.

Drugs Not Tolerated at Suffolk County Correctional Facilities

If you try to bring drugs to a Suffolk County Sheriff’s Office Correctional Facility, you won’t be going home. Have some as an inmate and you will be extending your stay.

Shop, Sip & Jazz Stroll: "Ladies Night Out" in Stony Brook Village to Feature a Jazz Invasion

Get ready for Ladies Night Out in Stony Brook Village Thursday, May 19 from 6 pm to 9 pm which will offer not only shop and restaurant promotions but an incredible array of musicians who will fill ...

Annual Open Tennis Tournament at Hempstead Lake State Park

The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation-Long Island Region is pleased to announce that Hempstead Lake State Park will be hosting the Open Tennis Tournament along with Natural Heritage Trust and The Tribune ...

Suffolk County Leg. Robert Trotta Congratulates Kings Park Boy Scout Troup 75's Newest Eagles

Suffolk County Legislator Robert Trotta praised Thomas McGee and George Gonatas, whom he coached in the Kings Park Soccer League when they were younger, for achieving the esteemed rank of Eagle Scout.

This Week's Adorable Adoptables: Meet Buttercup, Nosey and Laya!

There's never a shortage of adorable animals available for adoption on Long Island. This week it's my pleasure to introduce you to Buttercup, Nosey and Laya!

PSEG Long Island Local Reliability Projects: Brookhaven & Town of Islip

PSEG Long Island customers in Brookhaven will continue to see crews in their neighborhood as two additional circuits are being added to ongoing FEMA reliability work. PSEG Long Island is adding additional circuit reliability work in the ...

A.G. Schneiderman Proposes Bill To Address Widespread Illegal Use Of Software To Purchase Tickets To Concerts And Other Events

Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today announced that he would propose legislation in Albany to address the rampant illegal use of automated software, or “bots,” to purchase tickets to popular concerts, sporting events, and other live performances.

Schumer: Calls $20M Authorization For School Water Contamination Lead Testing A Critical First Step

U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer today announced that his new legislation, which would help school districts across New York State test their drinking water for potential lead contamination, has been included in the must-pass Water Resource Development ...

Leg. McCaffrey and Republican Caucus Announce Opposition to Bellone Water Tax

On Wednesday, April 27, 2016, Suffolk County Legislator Kevin J, McCaffrey and the Republican Caucus held a press conference at the William Rogers Building to announce their opposition to the recently proposed Bellone Water Tax.

Schumer, Gillibrand Announce Completion of Beach Renourishment Project at LI's Smith Point County Park

U.S. Senators Charles E. Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand today announced that the beach renourishment project at Smith Point County Park is complete.

NCPD: 64-Year-Old Oceanside Man Seriously Burned After Brick Barbeque Explodes

Arson/Bomb Squad detectives are investigating an incident that occurred on Thursday, April 28, 2016 at 11:40 am in Oceanside.

Missing Juvenile Alert: Brittany Kress Missing Since April 22, 2016

Missing Person Squad detectives are investigating a Missing Juvenile from N. Bellmore who was last seen on Friday at 12:00 am in N. Bellmore.

CANCELLED - Missing Child Alert: Kina Stanton Missing Since April 14, 2016

The Missing Persons Squad is investigating a missing juvenile that occurred on Thursday, April 14, 2016 at 10:00am in Hempstead.
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