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huntington town oks county study of expanding sewers

the huntington town board approved the next step in allowing suffolk county to fund and conduct a feasibility and design study of extending the southwest sewer district into huntington station, an effort that officials said could boost revitalization projects.





long island mentions in songs by artists from billy joel to bayside

from lana del rey's "national anthem" to ll cool j's "after school," here's a list of songs that give a shoutout to long island.





witnesses: runaway humvee crashes into crowd at farmingville bacon festival

a military humvee on display at a farmingville festival suddenly careened down a hill and into a crowd of people saturday evening, seriously injuring a woman, police and witnesses said.





inwood man dies after struggle with nassau officers, cops say

an inwood man -- nude, covered in blood and screaming -- fought with nassau police officers called to his residence early saturday before finally being tased, subdued and handcuffed, authorities said. walter perez, 36, soon stopped breathing and was pronounced dead after being taken to a hospital.





farmingville bacon festival closed after 'serious accident,' officials say

a farmingville food festival was abruptly shut down saturday night following an accident at the site, officials said.





inwood man dies after fight with nassau officers, cops say

an inwood man, nude, covered in blood and screaming, fought with nassau police officers called to his residence early saturday before finally being subdued and handcuffed, authorities said. walter perez, 36, soon stopped breathing and later was pronounced dead at a hospital, nassau police said.





leo seligsohn, former newsday entertainment critic, dies

a rhyming line, an intriguing start to a story, a philosophical lecture -- newsman leo seligsohn was always writing something in his mind, family and friends said.





nfl, nflpa reject trump's comments about league

president donald trump doubled down on his criticism of the nfl and other sports leagues saturday after nfl commissioner roger goodell and nfl players association executive director demaurice smith rejected the comments he made about the league during a speech he made friday night in alabama.





driver in serious condition after east farmingdale crash, cops say

the condition of a massapequa man who police said was critically injured in a motor vehicle crash saturday in east farmingdale, has been upgraded to serious, suffolk county police said.





carmelo anthony dealt to oklahoma city, sources say

the knicks are sending carmelo anthony to oklahoma city for center enes kanter, shooting guard doug mcdermott and the 2018 second-round pick that the thunder acquired from chicago, league sources confirmed.





driver critically hurt in east farmingdale collision, cops say

one person was critically injured in a motor vehicle crash saturday in east farmingdale, suffolk county police said.





nfl, nflpa reject trump's comments about league

nfl commissioner roger goodell and nfl players association executive director demaurice smith rejected president donald trump's criticism of the nfl during a speech he made friday night in alabama.





trial date to be set in tankleff's suit against suffolk

it's been just over 29 years since seymour and arlene tankleff were slashed and bludgeoned in their cliff-top belle terre home and their 17-year-old son, martin, was charged with the attack.





man stabbed on east patchogue street, suffolk police say

authorities are investigating the circumstances surrounding the stabbing of a man in east patchogue early saturday, suffolk county police said.





stew leonard's in east meadow, farmingdale serves edible cookie dough

attention cookie monsters of all ages: stew leonard's has turned a guilty pleasure into a safe treat for those who can't resist raiding the home mixing bowl while the baker's looking the other way.





suffolk county plans to drill test wells at sand land site

suffolk county is planning to drill monitoring wells at a 50-acre sand mining operation in noyack to sample groundwater for metals, volatile organic chemicals, pesticides, radioactive isotopes and other contaminants.





trial date to be set in tankleff's suit against suffolk

it's been just over 29 years since seymour and arlene tankleff were slashed and bludgeoned in their cliff-top belle terre home and their 17-year-old son martin was charged with the attack.





level solar closes, pseg and former employees say

level solar, which operated offices in hicksville and ronkonkoma, terminated employees, according to a copy of a note sent to one of the employees.





wantagh family looking for dog that fled sitter's house

the search for buddy, a 1-year-old beagle-labrador retriever mix, went viral after his family posted about the incident on facebook. so far, search parties, flyers and even drones haven't been able to reunite him with his owners.





girl struck by foul ball at yankee stadium 'doing ok,' dad tells todd frazier

todd frazier spoke to the father of the young girl struck by the foul line drive he hit wednesday at yankee stadium and said she is "doing ok."