A Nesconset woman was arrested and charged with felony driving while intoxicated under Leandra's Law after she caused a multivehicle crash in Selden -- with her 4-year-old daughter in her Jeep, authorities said.
Brookhaven Town Supervisor Edward P. Romaine has urged Suffolk County to require a proposed Medford gaming site to connect to a nearby sewage treatment facility instead of using cesspools to treat waste water.
A volunteer residents committee is studying Mineola's 10-year-old master plan to determine if it remains on the right track in recommending continued apartment construction near the village's Long Island Rail Road station.
Long Island banana executive Thomas Hoey, whose company once allegedly grossed $30 million, was provisionally assigned a court-appointed lawyer Tuesday as he pleaded not guilty to charges that he embezzled his employees' retirement funds.
Appleton Post Crescent Credit union to host home buying seminar Appleton Post Crescent Other experts on hand include a realtor, home inspector, title company representative, insurance representative, and an appraiser. Register at www.foxcu.org or by calling Kalene at 920-993-3757. This seminar is free and open to the public. For every ...
Long Islandâs unemployment rate was 4.7 percent in March 2015, down 0.9 percentage points from a year ago. Nassau Countyâs rate decreased by 0.9 percentage points to 4.3 percent while Suffolk Countyâs rate decreased by 0.8 percentage points to 5.1 percent. By comparison, New York Stateâs rate was 5.8 percent and the National rate was 5.6 percent. Here is a look at where the unemployment rate is highest on Long Island. The Long Island figures are not seasonally adjusted and are based on figures from a year ago.