Articles Tagged ‘Floral Park’

Hundreds of thousands of displaced Long Islanders have the option of voting by affidavit ballot this Election Day following an executive order by New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo Monday Nov. 5, 2012 to help remedy the effects of Hurricane Sandy on the voting public. (Christopher Twarowski/Long Island Press)

Long Island Elections: Fire, Gas Leaks and Power Outages

Fire. Gas leaks. Spotty electricity. For myriad reasons that were…



Long Island's High-Tech War on Crime

Covert Ops: Long Island’s High-Tech War on Crime

With a recent slaying in Roosevelt, a team of Nassau…



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Long Island Restaurant Week: Prix Fixe At Its Finest

Sunday 11.7 through Sunday 11.14 Long Island Restaurant Week A Google search for “Long Island restaurant” returns more than 10 million results, and with openings,…



JWoww Cheats: Jersey Shore’s JWoww Cheats, Dumps Boyfriend

J-WoWW, J-WoW, JWoWW. A picture is worth a thousand words, and while that covers three of them, we’re not sure we can write the other…



Two Arrested After Floral Park Shooting

A man and woman were arrested in connection to a shooting that occurred Monday night in South Floral Park. According to Nassau detectives, the 23-year-old…



Man Dies in Floral Park House Fire

A fatal house fire occurred in Floral Park early this morning, according to Nassau County detectives. The Floral Park Fire Department responded to a call at 33 Clover Ave. reporting a house fire with a person trapped on the second floor. Thomas and Donna Potter were awakened in their first-floor bedroom by their son John, 35, who was yelling for their help from upstairs. Thomas attempted to ascend the stairs to the second floor but was forced back by heat and smoke. The couple fled the burning house and called 911.