The state education commissioner stated that content in the exam, which was to be given June 1, had the potential to "compound student trauma caused by the recent violence in Buffalo."1m read1m read
The victims of what Nassau Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder described as a “horrific accident” include Marlene Luu, 66, of Woodside, Queens.2m read2m read
The crashes occurred within about 15 minutes of one another, in Hauppauge and West Islip, police said.
A representative for the Brooklyn-based developer FBE, said his client plans to build two- and three-bedroom condominiums in a four-story, 340,000 square foot building with underground parking on the site.1m read1m read
Newsday's food critics found the newest spots to dine out.4m read4m read
Police identified the suspect as 29-year-old Andrew Abdullah.
This hurricane season could see 14 to 21 named storms, 6 to 10 of which will be of hurricane strength, and 3 to 6 major, according to an outlook from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.1m read1m read
"I did the investors wrong," Christian Romandetti told a federal judge in Central Islip before pleading guilty to conspiracy to commit securities fraud.
The report is released as school districts are receiving a large infusion of state and federal aid, part of which is geared toward the needs of districts with high percentages of economically disadvantaged students.3m read3m read
The hearing was held to decide what evidence could be used at the trial of Gabriel Wilson, a Stop & Shop worker accused of killing the West Hempstead store manager and firing on 5 co-workers.2m read2m read
Sailboat-dotted bays, shoreline sunsets and raw bars within walking distance of home.5m read5m read
He says the new district no longer includes communities and schools he'd fought for during six years in office.2m read2m read
The measure provides a 1-year window for survivors of alleged sex abuse to bring civil lawsuits regardless of statutes of limitations.1m read1m read
Suffolk police say the three smashed the display case in the Walt Whitman Shop's Tourneau store before stealing the Rolexes.
The resolution was tabled by the councilwoman who proposed bringing Thomas Tiernan back to head the department, and North Hempstead says it will now launch a wider, formal search to fill the post.2m read2m read
UFC bantamweight champ gave Uniondale High School students his message of perseverance and self-determination.2m read2m read
Also Monday, a second man was critically injured when he fell off a 20-foot retaining wall while painting a Nissequogue home, police said.1m read1m read
Here are spots to visit and excursions to try that offer fun for everyone this season.Long read11m read
The circus is here for 10 days this month.2m read2m read
High school and college counselors interviewed say that at mainstream summer camps they earn at least $1,500 from the camp for an eight-week summer.4m read4m read
Options include festivals, Bethpage Air Show and more Memorial Day weekend fun.2m read2m read
Make a splash in one of the many swimming pools open to the public around Nassau and Suffolk.5m read5m read
The pitmaster already operates two barbecue trucks that he outfitted himself.1m read1m read
LONG ISLANDERS' FAVORITES
Here are more than 20 ways to get started this holiday weekend.3m read3m read
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.2m read2m read
Students of color have gone from being the minority to the majority in 32 Long Island districts over the past 20 years, a Newsday analysis found.Long read8m read
Get candy-infused creams served in shells, cups or doughnuts.
I used to be mildly annoyed, now I hope I don't get killed by a reckless driver.2m read2m read
This approach to campaigning is not only more effective but also more honest.4m read4m read
Fuel prices will keep rising unless demand is destroyed.2m read2m read
Reader letters to Newsday.3m read3m read