Lindenhurst LIRR escalator shut after fatal fall

The escalator at the Lindenhurst LIRR station remains out of service, the railroad said Wednesday morning after the death of an 88-year-old woman who fell on the station escalator Tuesday. -- ALFONSO A. CASTILLO AND ELLEN YAN


Cabaret Hearing: A hearing on the lawsuit brought by strip club owner Billy Dean against the Town of Hempstead Board of Appeals for denying a cabaret license for his Wantagh property is expected to be conducted today at 9:30 a.m. in the Nassau County Supreme Court in Mineola. Read Aisha Al-Muslim’s Twitter updates @AishaAlMuslim.


State of County: Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano is scheduled to deliver his State of the County address tonight at 7 at the Cradle of Aviation Museum in East Garden City. Check Robert Brodsky’s updates at


Rezoning Request: The Babylon Town Zoning Board of Appeals meets tomorrow at 6 p.m. at Town Hall (200 E. Sunrise Hwy., Lindenhurst) to consider zoning changes to permit Dellafranca Development to erect four apartment buildings on an undersized lot at 49 Muncie Rd. in West Babylon. Check Nicholas Spangler’s Twitter updates @spanglernewsday.