'Our dream come true,' husband and wife say after being sworn in as Nassau police recruits

Nearly one-third of the class of 59 recruits, who will begin seven months of physical and educational training, are minorities, representing one of the department's most diverse classes, according to Nassau Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder.

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Elwood Quad cinemas reopening after COVID closure, owner says

The Elwood Quad, a longtime fixture in East Northport, closed Oct. 29, 2020, just days after cinemas were allowed to reopen.

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LI's minimum wage workers surviving on food stamps as inflation rages

Many workers, not just those at the lowest pay levels, are losing ground as rising prices swallow their raises.

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Deer Park man gets 21 years in prison for wife's killing

Paul Bonny, 35, was sentenced to 21 years in prison for the November 2020 fatal shooting, prosecutors said.

LI cosmetics entrepreneur appears on 'Shark Tank'

A Lawrence entrepreneur and his business partner pitch their men's cosmetics line to the sharks on Friday's episode.

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$85 million lawsuit filed against Suffolk over 2021 fatal police-involved shooting

The shooting of Jesse J. Bonsignore, 44, who was shot and killed by a Suffolk police officer on May 20, 2021, following a confrontation, is the subject of an ongoing investigation by New York Attorney General Letitia James. 

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LI adds 47,200 jobs; remains 40,700 below prepandemic levels

Job gains were the strongest in leisure and hospitality, which added 16,800 jobs year-over-year.

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