The only female advocate in the Nassau County Veterans Service Agency said she was ostracized and repeatedly harassed by various employees there after she spurned the sexual advances of the agency's deputy director, according to a complaint filed with the New York State Division of Human Rights.
Two Suffolk County men indicted this month on bias charges for targeting two senior citizens in a chimney-repair scam are charged with swindling four more victims, including an 82-year-old man who gave them $13,000 in checks, prosecutors said Thursday.
A study determined that the environment will not be significantly impacted by the construction of a proposed $33 million multisport complex, rehabilitation and training center in Kings Park, moving the project toward site plan approval.
The family of Daniel McDonnell, a Lindenhurst man suffering from a mental disorder who died in police custody in West Babylon in 2011, appears to be putting the finishing touches on a settlement with Suffolk County, according to court records.
Sylvester Manor, the Shelter Island plantation where African-American slaves labored alongside American-Indian and European servants a century before the American Revolution, is a candidate for the National Register of Historic Places.
A $25.6 million project intended to clear up traffic bottlenecks at the intersection of state routes 112 and 347 in Port Jefferson Station is nearing completion, state Sen. Kenneth LaValle said Thursday.
The East Meadow offense rolled through two opponents, including Long Island's worst defensive unit to average 44.5 points per game for a 2-0 start. Fullback John Wilson has taken advantage of the soft early season schedule, rushing for 189 yards and four touchdowns in last week's blowout of Plainview JFK. Wilson will find the sledding a bit more difficult against host Oceanside at 3 p.m. tomorrow in a pivotal Nassau Conference I game.