The Freeport Village Police Department has temporarily halted warning motorists about the dangers of leaving vehicles unlocked after residents complained about what some consider the practice's invasive nature.
The latest wave of large-scale solar energy projects on Long Island got a formal kickoff late last month when a Duke Energy subsidiary announced the launch of a 24.9-megawatt array on the former Tallgrass Golf Course in Shoreham.
Glen Cove officials assured residents of the city's Orchard neighborhood at an open house Thursday night that proposals intended to spur the building of town homes will not displace people there and may be withdrawn if there is enough community opposition.
Stony Brook University Hospital plans to launch two mobile units in the spring -- rolling emergency rooms -- designed to reach stroke patients within the critical moments when intravenous brain-sparing medications can dramatically impact survival.
Black students on Long Island are about five times more likely than whites to be suspended from their public schools, according to a report released by a coalition of education, civil rights and business groups that finds similar racial disparities across the state.