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Valley Stream: Security increased again on Tuesday to counter weekend threats

Nassau County police will return to the four campuses at Valley Stream Central High School on Tuesday with only students and staff allowed in for a second day of increased security after anonymous online threats…

The Suffolk Building has been renamed as a veteran of the Sheriff’s Office

Dozens of Suffolk’s elected leaders and law enforcement officials have joined the friends and family of Inv. Sgt. Keith Allison on Monday to rename a building after 25 years of the sheriff’s office veteran, who…

Will the Garden City football coach be suspended for violating the unbalanced results policy?

Garden City football coach David Ettinger may be suspended from one game under the Nassau County Sportsmanship Act designed to prevent teams from achieving a score. Garden City was in violation of the four-year “unbalanced…

Cason Parker arrested in fatal stabbing of 27-year-old Megan Kiefer in front lawn of Coram Home – CBS New York

Coram, NY (CBSNewYork) – The suspect is under arrest in The fatal stabbing of a 27-year-old woman in Long Island. Suffolk County Police said Cason Parker was taken into custody on Sunday and charged with…

Modern Fire Island Home Listed for Less than $3 Million

A modern home across the street from Great South Bay in Fire Island’s Ocean Bay Park is on the market for $2.999 million. “It has beautiful views of the bay,” says registry agent Abigail Mago…

Inside El Mofongo in Hempstead, Long Island’s Top-Rated Restaurant on Yelp

Over the past few years, Even when Yelp users submitted thousands of reviews about thousands of island restaurants, there is one that has received more five-star ratings than any other, and one that is more…

Police: Man with knife arrested on Hicksville LIRR platform

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority said a man with a knife was arrested on the platform of the Long Island Railroad westbound in Hicksville just before dawn Monday. The authority added that the circumstances that led…

Green Street Eatery opens in Levittown

Grilled macaroni and cheese sandwiches, ranch and bacon fries, buffalo tacos and chili bowls have become vegan at Green Street Eatery, an offshoot of Matt and Lauren Korsky’s Green Street Food Truck. The restaurant takes…

From Podcast to Page: A dish from Sopranos stars Michael Imperioli and Steve Sherpa in new book

After completing (violently) their journey in “The Sopranos” in 2007, Michael Imperioli (played by Christopher Multisanti) and Steve Scrippa (Bobby Baccalieri) continued a successful writing and acting career – Schirripa as a longtime cast member…

Like the flu, experts believe COVID-19 will be around for years to come

Experts say COVID-19 will be around for years to come, but as more people get vaccinated, it will likely become more like the flu, being hospitalized and killing some of the most vulnerable, but not…

Halloween dinner made easy: Spaghetti with “eyeballs”

Halloween night isn’t a time to worry about a dinner that’s a destination for most kids. Whether you need to get a little something in those bellies before the madness starts or you’re having a…

Huntington Town officials have reduced the use of gas-powered leaf blowers

Huntington Town is working to restrict the use of gas-powered leaf blowers after residents have complained about noise and odor disturbances. The updated city code now prohibits the use of devices at any time on…

County says online threat causes Valley Stream homecoming events to be canceled

The district said that Valley Stream Central High School’s homecoming activities were canceled Saturday after an anonymous threat on social media. The decision to cancel the events came after the discovery of a “disturbing and…

Like the flu, experts believe COVID-19 will be around for years to come

Experts say COVID-19 will be around for years to come, but as more people get vaccinated, it will likely become more like the flu, being hospitalized and killing some of the most vulnerable, but not…

Jericho developer selected to “help renovate” stricken downtown Mastic Beach

A Jericho developer has been selected to lead a major revitalization of downtown Mastic Beach that could include a mix of new housing, offices and retail. The Beechwood Corporation, one of the most prolific developers…