The Babylon Town Clerk's office Friday rejected as "legally insufficient" a petition organized by Republicans that would have set a November referendum on whether to introduce a district voting system for the Town Board.
A Suffolk judge told a Huntington Station man that he deserved no mercy and sentenced him to the maximum of 25 years to life for slitting the throat of a teenage girl -- a case that spurred residents to demand more police protection.
A Syosset man who prosecutors said swindled more than 200 people out of some $19 million in a Ponzi scheme was sentenced Friday to 10 years and four months in prison -- more than five years under the maximum.
Port Huron Times Herald Winterizing chores for your home Port Huron Times Herald Well, it is that time of the year again. We need to talk about getting that house ready for the cold weather. Here are some things for you to check out. Heating system. Tune up your heating system. If you have been running your central air conditioning ...
About the House: Homeowners insurance — get maximum coverage Sturgis Journal But I also have found they go only to the limit of the coverage. Adjusters will pay only for the coverage you buy; so buy enough to cover everything, you might lose About the House. Rob Kinsey has been a licensed builder for 30 years and is a home...
Suffolk police scoured the grounds of an abandonded psychiatric center in Brentwood after finding two sets of skeletal remains nearby that could be connected to the gang-related murders of two teenage girls.
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Long Island certainly has its share of Asian fusion restaurants, but its newest, Lotus Asian Fusion in Hicksville, goes beyond the usual dual-cuisine combo by uniting three regional cuisines: Chinese, Thai and Indian.