Articles Tagged ‘west islip’

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 Schools Struggle With Rise In Teen Suicides

LI Schools Struggle With Rise In Teen Suicides

For Lynn Hunter* the suicidal thoughts began in 9th grade…



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West Islip Crowned Little League Long Island Champs

Of the 65 Little Leagues on Long Island, one team has earned the honor of participating in the New York State Finals. In the 11/12…



Man Shot in Head Outside Stone Hedge Pub in West Babylon, in Critical Condition

A man isĀ  in critical condition after he was was shot in the head outside of a strip club in his hometown of West Babylon…



3 Firefighters Injured in Brick Wall Collapse

Three firefighters suffered injuries when a brick wall collapsed on them while extingushing a Lindenhurst inferno early Saturday morning. Suffolk County police said firefighters from…



Cyberbullying on Long Island

For Jamie Isaacs, the torment began in second grade at Wenonah Elementary School. A group of girls would repeatedly yank her hair and stab her with sharpened pencils. Sachem Central School District officials did nothing to stop the abuse, her family alleges.