5 more mosquitoes in Suffolk test positive for West Nile
After infected mosquitoes are found in Brentwood, Bay Shore, Northport and Greenlawn, county health officials advise residents to take precautions to avoid bites.
Food Bazaar owner seeks to buy Fairway Market in Westbury
The pending sales agreement calls for Brooklyn-based Bogopa Enterprises to buy the Westbury store and keep at least 90% of about 130 jobs.
Bay Shore's Lord & Taylor to close; J.C. Penney will stay open
The Lord & Taylor at Westfield South Shore mall will be shuttered in bankruptcy, but the J.C. Penney will remain open after all.
Trial ordered in Latino residents' voting rights lawsuit against Islip
The case centers around the town's at-large voting system, which opponents say suppresses minority representation on the town board.
Doughnut shop opens 2nd LI location, in Bay Shore
Its daily staple flavors include Samoa, raspberry-jelly-filled doughnuts and caramel coffee cake.
Assisted-living center wins low-cost electricity for $82M expansion
Jefferson's Ferry in South Setauket is among the local groups awarded power from ReCharge NY, which allocates electricity produced by upstate dams.
Bay Shore schools, teachers OK deal avoiding layoffs
Earlier this month, the school district announced the layoffs after the district and the teachers' association's governing board failed to reach an agreement on deferring salary increases.
LI retiree got joy from success of friends, hunting, cooking
Antonio Moccaldi, who died of a heart attack, was a devoted friend, foodie and hunter willing to lend his expertise as mechanic, friends and family said.
Sini failed to fix 'corrupt culture,' $160 million federal lawsuit alleges
A man acquitted of manslaughter last summer in a Bay Shore resident's death filed a new complaint in his $160 million civil rights lawsuit that alleges Suffolk District Attorney Timothy Sini failed to fix the "corrupt culture" of his predecessor.
Cuomo: Bars, restaurants violated mask, alcohol laws
A state task force issued 105 violations Friday and Saturday nights, including on LI, for failing to wear masks and violations of open-container laws, the governor said.