Eleven days after Sister Jacqueline Walsh was fatally struck by an SUV while on an evening walk on a quiet Water Mill street, have released the name and photograph of the man suspected to have been behind the wheel.
A state Senate panel will conduct a public hearing in Oyster Bay next month in the aftermath of the that left three children dead.
The Nassau County Police Department will increase attention and security at theaters showing the film "The Dark Knight Rises" following an overnight mass shooting in Colorado in which at least 12 people were killed.
Nassau County Police detectives are investigating the death of a woman discovered floating in Oyster Bay Cove Thursday afternoon.
The victim is described as a white female in her 40s, but a positive identification has not yet been made, reported police. Detectives say they are investigating her death as a possible drowning.
Violent thunderstorms played havoc with the Wednesday evening commute along the North Shore, flooding Northern Boulevard in places, snapping trees and knocking out power.
Two Syosset students have joined in the quest to bring student representation to New York State education reform. student Nikhil Goyal and have joined six others in formally requesting positions for three students on the New York Education Reform Commission.
Scott Morrell, owner of Morrell Caterers, is telling Woodbury Jewish Center congregants to request the temple's financial records. After WJC refused to back down in their , Morrell is urging the synagogue's congregation to ask for accounting records to illustrate how much money is being spent on litigation.
A fire destroyed a car and held up traffic on the Long Island Expressway Tuesday afternoon.
At about 4 p.m. Tuesday, amid rush hour traffic, Syosset Fire Department responded to a car fire on the LIE between exits 42 and 43. The right lane was closed for several exits while fire fighters extinguished the flames.
A mosquito carrying the West Nile Virus has been found in a trap in Bayville, according to the Nassau County Department of Health.
In total, the virus has been detected in mosquitoes at four trap locations in Nassau County including Bayville, Lakeview and Mineola.
A Farmingdale man faces burglary charges after police say they witnessed him try to break open storage containers with a power saw.
The Oyster Bay Historical Society honored its "Top Advocates for Historical Preservation and Education" with awards presented at the Woodlands Mansion in Woodbury this week.
Among the honorees was the well-known historian and Theodore Roosevelt impersonator Jim Foote.