Freeport has been singled out as one of the coolest towns in America, rubbing shoulders with a ski town where John F. Kennedy and his family used to vacation and a beach community that once had its own reality show.
When Glenn and Julie Kleinhans of Shirley learned she was pregnant with their first child, neither stereotypical paint color -- pink or blue -- enchanted them for the nursery. Instead they created an undersea world. "We're beach people," explains Julie, 39.
Nassau prosecutors dropped murder and kidnapping charges against the cousin of a former Jets linebacker Wednesday, after previously alleging the cousin took part in the 2009 slayings of two reputed con men -- with one killing taking place in the athlete's Woodbury condo.
Students cried in the hallways of Brentwood High School this week, and faculty members wondered aloud how they would carry out the ambitious schedule of jazz concerts and other musical events that Joel Ratner had planned for the spring.
A federal lawsuit alleges that a female Southampton Town police sergeant has endured two decades of gender discrimination on the force, even after filing state and federal charges and bringing her complaints to the town supervisor three times.
What's wonderful about design is it doesn't always have to be expensive to look expensive. If you're looking for affordable ways to spruce up your pad this winter or get a jump start on a spring redesign, here are some affordable ideas, all less than $10.