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Data reveal an aging and slow-growing Nassau County
Nassau County is changing and barely resembles the post-World War II suburb it was in the second half of the 20th century, new demographic numbers show. The county's population is graying and growing at a slower rate than ever before. As of 2017, Nassau's newest residents were increasingly Hispanic
Law firm admits guilt in Fannie Mae fraud case, must pay $6.1M
A Plainview law firm whose principals also own Sparkling Pointe Winery and Vineyard in Southold has reached a settlement with the U.S. Attorney’s office in which it admits wrongdoing and will pay more than $6.1 million to resolve the government’s claims.
19 LIRR Trains Canceled For Evening Commute
It's going to be a hellish commute home for Long Island Rail Road riders Tuesday evening. The LIRR has canceled 19 trains "due to signal trouble in West Side Yard adjacent to Penn Station."
Levittown Schools Ensure Happy Holidays For Dozens
From Levittown Schools: Administrators, board of education members, students, staff and families once again showed their generosity as they wrapped and filled tables with gifts for 220 individuals in the large board room of Levittown Memorial Education Center on Dec. 17. As part of the Levittown Pub
Long Island day care owner in court after toddlers found wandering in street
HICKSVILLE, Long Island (WABC) -- A Long Island day care owner who was arrested after two toddlers were found in and near the roadway was in court Monday. Graciela Castro was hit with three Do Not Harass orders, which are similar to orders of protection but not as strict, in connection with her arre
Nassau County: New sexual harassment protections for county workers
Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced on Tuesday new sexual harassment protections for county employees, including the county’s first-ever policy to safeguard transgender workers against discrimination.
Plainview: 5 Latest Homes To Hit The Market
PLAINVIEW, NY — When you're looking for a new home, hunting down every new listing in the area can take hours of tedious hunting online. That's why we've gone ahead and done the initial work for you.
Indictment charges 12 Mid-Hudson residents with drug trafficking
POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. — Twelve members of an alleged narcotics-trafficking ring operating in Ulster, Dutchess and Orange counties were arraigned Tuesday after a 110-count indictment charged them with selling thousands of prescriptions pills on a daily basis, according to acting state Attorney General B
Speeding driver in Hempstead had 36 license suspensions, police say
A Roosevelt man whose license had been suspended three dozen times was arrested Monday evening after being pulled over for speeding, Nassau County police said. Raymond Renwick, 34, was speeding on Lee Street in Roosevelt in a 2018 Honda Accord about 5:35 p.m. when officers stopped him, police said i
Hells Angels ride into Centereach neighborhood, buy vacant church
The Suffolk County chapter of the Hells Angels motorcycle club bought a vacant church in Centereach. Town of Brookhaven officials say the group purchased the abandoned church on Lynbrook Street. The club installed a big, brightly lit sign on its new home.
Hempstead apartment fire forces tenants from their homes
An apartment building fire Monday in Hempstead forced some residents out of their homes. The Hempstead fire chief says it was a small fire that traveled from a first-floor apartment up to the second floor. It was reported just before 5 p.m. at one of the Hofstra Gardens apartment buildings at 621 Fr
Chinese Food Delivery Man Robbed By Duo At Gunpoint: PD
WYANDANCH, NY - A Chinese food delivery man was robbed at gunpoint while working in Wyandanch last weekend. The incident was reported on Sunday at 8:36 p.m. on Davidson Street.
Liquor distributor wins tax breaks after threatening move to N.J.
Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits, a liquor distributor in Syosset, has won an additional 10 years of tax breaks for its sprawling complex on Underhill Boulevard. The Nassau County Industrial Development Agency voted unanimously last week to freeze the property tax rate on 313-345 and 425 Underhill f
Queens Man Gets Decades In Prison For Killing Nassau Store Clerk
A Queens man was sentenced on Monday to more than 30 years in jail for murdering a clerk at a Valley Stream convenience store he was trying to rob in 2016. Jermaine Jackson, 25, was sentenced to 365 months in prison, followed by five years of supervised release, for the murder of Edwin Lopez. Jackso
Police Say Lyft Driver Sexually Assaulted Of Passenger In Long Island
BAYSHORE (CBSNewYork) – A Lyft driver is to be arraigned on sex charges Monday after police say he sexually assaulted a female passenger on Sunday morning. Suffolk County police say Hussein Saleh, 36, of Farmingville, picked up two women in Patchouge on Dec. 16, reports CBS2’s Jenna DeAngelis.
LIRR: Hicksville-area delays after vehicle strikes bridge
The Long Island Rail Road warned of 5- to 10-minute delays through Hicksville after a vehicle struck a bridge west of the station on Monday morning. The Port Jefferson and Ronkonkoma branches were affected, the LIRR said in service advisories. The first notice of the strike was at about 9:20 a.m., s
Man Caught On Video Stealing Packages From Deer Park Home
DEER PARK, NY - A Deer Park woman caught a thief stealing packages from her home on camera last week. After Alicia Neuner realized someone stole a box from her West 24th Street home about two weeks ago, she decided to install cameras around her house.
Police report drug busts in GB
NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Two separate drug discoveries on Grand Bahama carried out by officers of the Drug Enforcement Unit (DEU) over the weekend uncovered over $20, 000 worth of suspected marijuana, authorities confirmed.
Fire Truck Crashes While Responding To Blaze In Deer Park
NORTH BABYLON, NY - A North Babylon fire truck was involved in a crash in North Babylon while responding to a fire in Deer Park on Sunday morning. Suffolk Police confirmed that a crash involving a fire truck was reported at 7:40 a.m. on Deer Park Avenue between Oakland Avenue and Winnecomac Avenue.
2 men wanted for stealing packages from homes in Valley Stream, Long Island
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