Stewart Manor resident Lee Ackerman said he was walking his dog last Tuesday afternoon when he discovered a metal plate from an Airbus A380 airliner lying in his backyard.
Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano on Friday announced on Twitter that he would forgive more than $2.4 million in fines that were issued in error after five school zone cameras, which were turned on without notifying the public, recorded drivers speeding through school zones on non-school days.
A former mayor of the Village of Plandome Manor was killed on Wednesday in an explosion onboard a boat he and three others were refueling at the Manhasset Bay marina in Port Washington.
State Sen. Jack Martins (R-Mineola) became the latest public official to accept the ALS Ice Challenge when his two eldest daughters, Kaitlin and Vanessa, dumped a bucket of ice water on him outside their home in Old Westbury last Friday.
More than one year after being put up for auction, the Dublin Pub in New Hyde Park has been sold for $750,000.
A westbound lane on Northern Boulevard between Middle Neck Road in Great Neck and Searingtown Road within the Village of Flower Hill was closed from Monday to Wednesday during daytime hours while state Department of Transportation crews performed pavement repairs, officials said.