With her bright green eyelashes and wide-brimmed witch hat, Babylon artist Monica Friedrich was certainly noticeable at the villageâs Fall Harvest Festival Street Fair on Saturday. She was dressed to match her equally eye-catching contribution to the festival: a vintage dollhouse made up as a haunted home.
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A 60-year-old bicyclist from Coram was airlifted to Stony Brook University Hospital with serious injuries after colliding with a minivan early Tuesday morning in Rocky Point, Suffolk County police said.
Repaving of an 8.5-mile stretch of Hempstead Turnpike between the Meadowbrook State Parkway and Route 110 began Monday and will close portions of the roadway twice daily until the project is completed, the state Department of Transportation said.
Medical student James Walker died three years ago Tuesday after being struck by a car while crossing a road in Brightwaters, and his father continues to fight for a state law that would mandate drug and alcohol testing for drivers involved in accidents where another person is killed.
The Hempstead school district plans to place Hispanic children who are recent immigrants to the United States in a "transition school" starting Wednesday -- about a mile away from the middle and high schools where many have sought to enroll since September, district officials said.
High school students statewide who want to graduate with an emphasis on career and technical education would be able to take one less Regents exam under a controversial landmark change that won unanimous Board of Regents approval today.
Huntington's ethics board has found no "technical ethical violation" in a controversial vote town board member Mark Cuthbertson made in favor of a zone change that allowed a condominium development proposed by Oheka Castle owner Gary Melius.
Suffolk County Community College Tuesday will open the first new academic building on the school's Selden campus in 44 years, marking a major investment in its rapidly growing life sciences department.
Ex-con Kenneth Minor, the Harlem man who helped Woodmere motivational speaker Jeffrey Locker kill himself in 2009 as part of a bizarre suicide-for-hire insurance scam, told a judge Monday he was sorry as he was sentenced to 12 years in prison.
Suffolk sales tax revenue will come in $9.6 million higher than projected by County Executive Steve Bellone in his proposed $2.89 billion operating budget for 2015, legislative budget analysts forecast last week.
Suffolk's first drunken-driving murder trial in 14 years began Monday with the prosecution describing the defendant as a callous killer and the defense saying the prosecution's case rests shakily on the wild accusations of a dead man who was a killer himself.
The Nassau County Legislature Monday approved the final $5 million in borrowing to pay the takers of an early retirement incentive for the county's largest municipal union -- bringing the total cost of coaxing more than 200 workers off the payroll to $15 million.
Islip Town officials have strengthened the town's efforts to fix blighted homes by creating a vacant home registry and amending local code to be able to prosecute negligent homeowners in district court.