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Third person charged in human-trafficking ring involving Brooklyn brothel

Cops say an apartment in this building on Lincoln Place in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, served as a brothel.(Jeff Bachner/for New York Daily News) A third suspect has been charged in a human trafficking case centered on a Brooklyn brothel, according to authorities. Detectives have also determined that

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-20 04:47:10

Frank's Place: Lloyd Wright's Solo Long Island Project Remains at Ease With Itself

The Rebhuhn House, as it's known, is Frank Lloyd Wright's sole Long Island project, but singularity is not its only charm. It was a comeback project for Wright, the first after a dry spell of more than 20 years, an attempt to move past his earlier prairie stylings into a design that was at once mode

LONGISLANDPRESS - 2017-09-20 12:55:55

No sanctions from Nassau Board of Ethics in nearly 5 years

Since January 2013, three Nassau County legislators have reported to prison, County Executive Edward Mangano has been indicted, and his chief deputy, Rob Walker, has admitted on the stand in another corruption trial that he is under federal investigation. In the same time, the Nassau County Board of

THEISLANDNOW.COM - 2017-09-20 16:37:15

Long Island hires and promotions: Joyce G. Bigelow, Goldberg Segalla

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NEWSDAY - 2017-09-20 20:10:00

Couple Busted in Uniondale Traffic Stop with Drugs, Firearm, According to Police

Officials: Cordearo D. Thompson of Baldwin, 27, and Erica Clark of Roosevelt, 30, were allegedly discovered with marijuana, cocaine, and a black semi-automatic handgun. NCPD reports the arrest of Cordearo D. Thompson of Baldwin, 27, and Erica Clark of Roosevelt, 30, for Criminal Possession of Weapon

LONGISLAND.COM - 2017-09-20 18:03:43

Best of Long Island Spotlight: Top Farm Stand

Harvest season is back, which means it's time to drive out to the farm stands on the East End of Long Island, but which ones are worth the trip is the question. Press readers voted Briermere Farms Best Farm Stand on Long Island in the 2017 Best of Long Island competition-a title this farm stand has

LONGISLANDPRESS - 2017-09-20 15:55:19

LI car dealership manager indicted for aiming gun at employee

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. - Mike Volonakis is getting a first-hand look at the often slow, methodical workings of the justice system. He was arraigned Monday - 14 months after he was arrested for allegedly committing a racially motivated hostile act toward one of a black salesman at a Long Island cat dealersh

PIX11.COM - 2017-09-20 02:27:58

LI grocer convicted of wage violations

The operators of grocery stores in Hicksville and Floral Park, Queens have pleaded guilty to charges that they failed to pay proper wages and falsified records. S&L Vegetables and J&B Vegetables, two grocers that did business as Apna Bazar Cash & Carry, pleaded guilty to one count of grand larceny i

LONG ISLAND BUSINESS NEWS - 2017-09-20 18:33:32

Cops: Three Brooklyn Men Arrested in Connection with Series of Nassau County Auto Thefts

NCPD reports the arrests of Tziah Townsend, Isaiah Feliciano, and Omar McFarlane, all of Brooklyn, for Grand Larceny that occurred on Monday, September 18, in East Meadow. After further investigation it was determined that the subjects were responsible for Grand Larcenies of autos that occurred in E

LONGISLAND.COM - 2017-09-20 16:02:04

Celebrity choreographer teaches hip-hop dance class in Valley Stream

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NEWSDAY - 2017-09-20 19:04:12

Valley Stream schools struggle to achieve diversity among staff

School officials are working to recruit a more diverse pool of candidates for teaching and administrative positions in Valley Stream - a community highly regarded for its wide-ranging ethnic student body, which remains almost entirely educated by white people. "It's not as simple as just go out and

HERALD COMMUNITY NEWSPAPERS - 2017-09-20 07:00:00

Milan's Brick Oven review: Hewlett pizzeria wows with signature pizza fries

Delicacy, refinement, attention to detail - these are not qualities usually ascribed to the neighborhood pizzeria. But Hewlett is a very lucky neighborhood. Milan's Brick Oven opened about a year ago in the storefront adjoining Pantano's Kitchen. Michael Pantano, who owns both businesses, named the

NEWSDAY - 2017-09-20 14:01:00

The iPhone 8's new camera mode needs a lot of work

Hollis Johnson/Business Insider One of the big new features on the iPhone 8 Plus is Portrait Lighting, a new camera mode that uses the phone's dual-camera system to adjust the lighting around your subject to add different effects. It's an enhancement to last year's Portrait photo mode, which was des

NEWSTIMES - 2017-09-19 23:31:39

One-way conversions installed around Glen Oaks school to improve safety: lawmakers

Work crews have made a number of street improvements near a Glen Oaks school designed to make the area safer for students. Surrounding M.S. 172, one-way conversion have been enacted on 256th Street, between 82nd and 81st Avenues, and 257th Street between 83rd and 81st Avenues. The change was impleme

QNS.COM - 2017-09-19 23:00:14

Get ready for Chowderfest 2017 on LBI

What do you look for in a chowder? Do you judge a chowder by the number of clams, the variety of veggies, the consistency of the broth? Do you like it with thyme or other herbs, or just plain salt and pepper? Are you a clam purist or can you handle a bit of bacon added to the mix? So many components

MYCENTRALJERSEY.COM - 2017-09-20 11:00:08

PS 201 Gets New STEAM SmartLab, Broadcast Studio

Staff Writer A new Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts and Mathematics (STEAM) SmartLab and broadcast studio are up and running at Pomonok's PS 201, officials announced yesterday. Elected officials U.S. Rep Grace Meng (second from left) and Councilman Rory Lancman (second from right) join NYC

QUEENSTRIBUNE.COM - 2017-09-20 17:23:16

Farina Updates CEC 27 On Funding, Programs

City Schools Chancellor Carmen Farina discussed overcrowding, after school programs and creative uses of available space at the School District 27 Community Education Council meeting in MS 137 on Tuesday. Farina started off the night by stating that she is working for more funding that would help e

QUEENSTRIBUNE.COM - 2017-09-20 16:09:41

Serial sex attacker rapes, robs woman at gunpoint after climbing into Bronx apartment window

Police are searching for a suspect who robbed and raped a woman at gunpoint after climbing into her window using the fire escape.(DCPI) A gun-toting serial sex attacker climbed through a Bronx woman's window from the fire escape, raped her - and then asked to see her again, sources said. The terri

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-20 14:37:34

LIC To Host Concert To End Gun Violence

HomeNewsTop NewsLIC To Host Concert To End Gun Violence BY ARIEL HERNANDEZ In an effort to address gun violence in the five boroughs, the nationwide series Concert Across America To End Gun Violence will be held this weekend at the John Brown Smokehouse in Long Island City. The concert-which is inte

QUEENSTRIBUNE.COM - 2017-09-20 17:39:19

Vigil held to protest ouster of LI church group leader

If you used a Newsday login, it looks like it's not connected to an active subscriber account. To verify your subscription information, click the Connect Account button. Otherwise, click Subscribe to create a new Newsday account. Updated September 20, 2017 1:24 PM By Bart Jonesbart.jones@newsday.co

NEWSDAY - 2017-09-20 17:24:00