Thursday Aug 28
Real-life 'Rosie the Riveter' honored in pre-Labor Day ceremony
Josephine Rachiele, 91, of West Babylon, was awarded a certificate of appreciation from the Town of Babylon for her work as a World War II "Rosie the Riveter" during a ceremony honoring Long Island defense industry workers held at the Museum of American Airpower in Farmingdale on Aug. 28, 2014.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
The Real Deal
Attorney General goes after NY loan modification firm
Home Affordable Direct, a Farmingdale, N.Y. firm, is facing allegations by New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman that it defrauded struggling homeowners in a scheme to collect advance fees as part of a home loan modification business.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Farmingdale Chamber of Commerce Announces Outstanding Businesspersons of 2014
Tony Kathreptis and Peter Rousakis of Caracara Mexican Grill named as Farmingdale Chamber's 2014 Outstanding Businesspersons of the Year The Farmingdale Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce Tony Kathreptis and Peter Rousakis of Caracara Mexican Grill were selected as our Nassau Council of Chambers of Commerce 2014 Outstanding Small ... (more)
The East Hampton Star
Riders With Disabilities Finish Season at the Classic
While the hunter-jumpers took a break from competition on Monday at the weeklong Hampton Classic Horse Show in Bridgehampton, there was some competitive riding under saddle.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
LI people on the move, Aug. 26, 2014
Dawn Davidson Drantch of Wantagh has been named to Moxxie Mentoring Foundation 's board of directors and will serve as Ms.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Accident shuts southbound lanes on Seaford-Oyster Bay Expressway
Nassau police are investigating an accident on the southbound portion of Route 135 between Exit 7 and Exit 8 in Farmingdale.
State Police Investigating One Car Motor Vehicle Accident that Claimed Five Lives
August 24, 2014 - Saturday August 23, 2014, at 10:54pm, SP Farmingdale dispatched State Police patrols and North Babylon Fire and EMS to the Southern State Parkway, west bound lane just east of exit 38 in the Town of Babylon to a one car motor vehicle accident.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Islip Town officially reopens Islip Beach, nearly 2 years after Sandy
Sunset Restaurant partners Sal Cataldo and Christine Kim celebrated the re-opening of their restaurant at Islip Beach on South Bay Avenue Thursday morning in Islip, on Aug. 21, 2014 with a ribbon-cutting ceremony alongside Town of Islip Supervisor Tom Croci and other officials.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
South Farmingdale Water District Urges Community Vigilance for Ensuring Public Safety
August 19, 2014 - South Farmingdale, NY - The South Farmingdale Water District , which serves South Farmingdale, North Massapequa as well as parts of Bethpage and Seaford, is urging all consumers to use caution in the event that someone claiming to be a water district employee appears at the doorstep for the purposes of reading a water meter or ... (more)
AG: Farmingdale State College among SUNY schools getting heroin antidote kits to treat overdoses
Farmingdale State College and 11 other State University of New York schools will be provided with kits to treat heroin overdoses, state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said Wednesday.
Retired Nassau cop pleads guilty to knife possession while on probation for sex crime
A retired Nassau County police officer will avoid prison time after pleading guilty Wednesday to illegally possessing a knife while on probation for attempted sexual conduct with a minor.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Bill Gerow, of Farmingdale, emerges as LIRR hero who saved man in cardiac arrest
A woman's mission to find the person who saved her husband's life in a moment of crisis ended in success Sunday.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Editorial: The Next Mexico
Remy International is closing the Bay Shore auto parts plant it purchased less than eight months ago.
Communities across US recover after floods
Vehicles attempt to maneuver down a flooded Montauk Highway in Babylon, N.Y., Wednesday Aug. 13, 2014.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Town gets summer's worth of rain
Firefighters cross a flooded intersection on Route 110 in Farmingdale, N.Y., on New York's Long Island, Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014.
Flash flood warning, road closures across Long Island as heavy rain falls
A flash flood warning is in effect for large swathes of Long Island as rain that began overnight continued to fall in a deluge Wednesday morning, causing perilous driving conditions.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Farmingdale men face drug charges
An investigation by Nassau County Police Bureau of Special Operations officers led to the arrests of two 20-year-old men on drug charges Monday in Farmingdale, police said.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
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Sat Aug 09, 2014
Freeport blues festival aids Sandy victims
The Long Island Blues Festival, being held this weekend in Cow Meadow Park, aims to raise money for residents of the shoreline community still battling back from the 2012 superstorm.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Nassau County Ground Treatment By Truck For West Nile Virus Scheduled ...
August 7, 2014 - Based on the current mosquito trap data and consistent with the 2014 Nassau County Mosquito Control Plan, the Nassau County Departments of Health and Public Works have recommended that localized truck treatment of adulticide occur at targeted areas in the County.