The county executive is actually doing what he needs to do to govern responsibly.
A silk banner discovered in the attic of a Peconic store has given the Southold Historic Society a link to the 1860 election of Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War.
There are romantic reasons to support a vote for Scottish secession from the United Kingdom, but there are some chilly, hard realities too. Very chilly in fact.
Democratic congressional candidate Kathleen Rice released an "American made" jobs plan, including reauthorization of the U.S. Export-Import Bank, which provides financing to small businesses to sell their goods overseas.
The first of five homes to be built at the former site of Sands Pointâs Lands End â the mansion said to have inspired Daisy Buchananâs residence in F. Scott Fitzgeraldâs âThe Great Gatsbyâ â came on the market this week.
Jerry Seinfeld says that Joan Rivers was to join him for an episode of his digital series "Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee," until he got a call saying she had to postpone because she was undergoing a medical procedure.
Continuing our look at the 100 best restaurants on Long Island, we now take a turn to the artful with New American eateries.
New Yorkers have a slightly better chance of hitting a deer than the average U.S. driver, according to statistics released Monday by State Farm Insurance Co.
Authorities say a 23-year-old western New York man caused tens of thousands of dollars in damage at two Buffalo-area golf courses after being dumped by his girlfriend.
Three North Lindenhurst residents pulled off a series of burglaries in their community over a two-month span, Suffolk County police said Tuesday.
Mike Francesa said on his WFAN show Tuesday that CBS Radio, which owns the station, wrote a letter earlier this month threatening to sue him if he spoke on the air about the show's ongoing TV simulcast problems.
Nassau County spending would increase by $194 million and property taxes would rise by 3.1 percent next year under County Executive Edward Mangano's proposed operating budget.
They come with lawn chairs and coolers, radios blasting and cars blocking the roadway.
A total of 165 mosquito samples in Suffolk County have tested positive this year for West Nile virus, with the most recent collected Sept. 3, 4 and 5, county health officials said Tuesday.
The role of Janay.
An Amityville man suspected of shooting another man in Freeport earlier this month is facing three felony charges, including attempted murder, Nassau County prosecutors said Tuesday.
ALBANY -- The 11-year-old son of Republican gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino is featured in an Internet video in which he berates Democratic Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo over an attack ad that used a doctored Astorino family photo.
The New York Mets were a bit out of their league Monday afternoon.
Good morning, Long Islanders.
A Southampton man whose 2011 drug conviction was overturned amid a probe of the Southampton Town Police Department has dropped his lawsuit against Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota.
Hempstead Town Supervisor Kate Murray said Tuesday she doesn't intend to remove her name emblazoned on signs ranging from those in parks to the sides of sanitation trucks.
A Riverhead man faces charges of rape and endangering the welfare of a child, Town of Riverhead police said Tuesday.
LIRR president Patrick Nowakowski's vision for the railroad includes a reopened station near Republic Airport, train security cameras connected to a broader LIRR network, and cleaner tracks, but not ashuttle train service on the Oyster Bay branch.
Two dreams intersect at Caci North Fork, the Italian restaurant that opened last week in Southold. Although founders Anthony and Daniele Cacioppo had never run a restaurant, they had long dreamed of establishing one on the North Fork, where the Manhasset couple has a had home since 1995.
Nassau County home prices hit their highest point in six years last month, despite sluggish sales activity.
A Queens man who prosecutors said had thousands of images and videos of child pornography on his home computer was sentenced Monday to 2 to 6 years in prison.
Returning to the show after 51 years, Barbra Streisand gave an interview Monday that was both disappointing and fascinating.
A Middle Island man is scheduled to be arraigned Tuesday in the hit-and-run of a 3-year-old girl being pushed in a stroller across William Floyd Parkway in Shirley, Suffolk police said.
We cannot let down our guard for even one second.