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Three districts up for budget revotes July 28
The Riverhead and Uniondale school districts are making second attempts to pass budgets that voters rejected in mid-June, while Valley Stream 13 is offering a revised budget with smaller spending and tax hikes.
Huntington Town Hall to reopen to public by appointment
Town Hall had been off limits to the public since mid-March when shutdown orders were put in place during the coronavirus pandemic.
Assault, resisting charges dropped against Rogers
District Attorney Madeline Singas also announced she would not bring charges against at least seven Freeport officers involved in the man's arrest.
LI startup predicts where COVID-19 will spike
The firm's software found Nassau and Suffolk counties are likely to be relatively stable, but Westchester and Rockland are potential tinderboxes that could tip into crisis.
Protester hit by car: 'Charges need to be raised to at least a felony'
Protesters called for more serious charges against the driver who, police and witnesses said, hit two Black Lives Matter demonstrators in Huntington.
Amityville rethinks village parking lot rules
Offiicials propose a three-hour time limit from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. for 10 of the village's 16 parking lots and the creation of a special downtown resident parking district.
Cost of Living
How first-time home buyers navigate high costs
First-time home buyers on Long Island are finding creative ways to afford the biggest purchase of their lives.
Unraveling the mystery of LIers' hospital bills
A new federal mandate calls for hospitals to post their prices online. But lists of costs show that the medical world speaks a language all its own.
11 people, 4 cars: Multi-generational households on LI
A record 20 percent of the U.S. population lived in multigenerational households in 2016, according to the latest census data, up 5.6 percent from 2014.
Survey: LIers hurt by lack of doctors, insurance
Suffolk residents said not knowing how to find available doctors was one of the biggest obstacles to obtaining health care.
Trump's niece: He's a liar, a cheat, cruel — and cheap
The much-awaited book by the president's niece, Mary L. Trump, examines her uncle from the standpoint of both family connection and a trained clinical psychologist.
Man falsely reported being hit by vehicle at rally, police say
The 56-year-old Hempstead man faces a charge of third-degree falsely reporting an incident, a misdemeanor, Suffolk police say.
Nassau: Coliseum operators owe $2M in unpaid rent
The county is threatening to terminate the lease if the money isn't paid by July 22.