A man from Valley Stream and a man from Baldwin were charged last week with the 2015 murder of rap artist Chinx in Briarwood, the Queens district attorney said. “In another example of the …
The Hempstead Town Board, in outgoing Republican Supervisor Anthony Santino’s final meeting, passed a number of controversial resolutions over the objections of incoming Democratic Supervisor Laura Gillen and dozens of residents.
Applause broke out at Elmont Memorial High School on Sunday as the two finalists for the development of Belmont Park announced plans to create thousands of temporary and permanent jobs as part of ambitious plans to develop the racing center further.
Seeing the potential development of the Woodmere Club as severely impacting their quality of life — likely to exacerbate existing problems of densely trafficked roads and overburdened resources — several Five Towns residents established the Five Towns Civic Association two years ago.
Bellmore attorney Jeff Gold is asking a federal judge to award almost $250 million in damages to families of special-needs students who say their personal information was mined by Town of Hempstead employees in an attempt to re-elect Republican Supervisor Anthony Santino, who lost his re-election bid in November to Rockville Centre attorney Laura Gillen.
On stage for her first recital with Maple Avenue Dance 23 years ago, 4-year-old Katie Vasilopoulos didn’t exactly dance. Instead, she pointed out the mistakes made by other girls around her.
As the City Council searches for a new city manager to succeed Nassau County Comptroller-elect Jack Schnirman, the council is expected on Tuesday to appoint Police Commissioner Mike Tangney acting …
A car struck another young Oceansider last week, adding to the concern among parents over their children’s safety as they walk to school. The accident, which occurred near the intersection of …
Police arrested a Brooklyn man for allegedly breaking into a number of vehicles in Merrick after a witness was tipped off by footprints in the snow.
'Danger in disguise'
“Vaping” is much like smoking, only it’s done with an “electronic cigarette.” It produces no smoke, only water vapor, and is odorless, making it hard for school officials to detect when students are puffing away on their e-cigarettes.
The latest bipartisan issue facing the country is sexual harassment. And it goes beyond politics.
“Grandma ate rat poison.” That was the text my sister sent to her son. Anguished, he thought of his sick grandmother, who was living alone in Lynbrook. He ran for his car and called my sister on the way.
The mad dash is on in Washington to enact a tax bill, and at the same time to pass a funding bill to keep the U.S. government open and functioning into the new year. How did we come to such a scrambled situation, in which these major issues are backed up against the clock ticking down toward 2018? As the saying goes, timing is everything.
There’s always that pivotal moment when it’s clear that the holidays have arrived.
Santa’s elves are working in overdrive this holiday season. Levittown School District students and residents gathered for the annual Adopt-A-Family program on Dec. 11, wrapping hundreds of …
West Hempstead author Ann Koffsky intended her latest book, “Judah Maccabee Goes to the Doctor: A Story for Hanukkah,” to instill bravery in children who get vaccinated. When her book was …