According to detectives, Gregoria Canales-Bonilla was operating a 2000 Ford Explorer when she crossed over the double yellow line, striking a 2008 Ford. A 24-year-old passenger in the vehicle suffered fatal injuries.
Authorities in Suffolk County say 38-year-old Anna Kovarick, of Bayshore, would drive students to private schools in the West Islip area, including St. John the Baptist High School, then park her bus and go out and sell the drug.
When suburban New York delicatessen owner P.J. Whelan heard the findings of a Federal Reserve Bank of New York poll released Monday on Superstorm Sandy's effect on small businesses, he began nodding in agreement.
Eyewitness News met Andres Hernandez on Friday along the railroad tracks in Riverhead, Long Island, where he was left battered and bleeding by thieves who stole $400. Since then, his story has touched the hearts of so many viewers.
On Tuesday night, Matt Delaney was picking through the debris on his party bus. Seats were ripped apart, and there were bottles and cups everywhere, along with the overwhelming stench of day-old booze.
Suffolk County legislators signed the 'Tobacco 21' resolution into law Monday, raising the legal age to buy tobacco products up to 21. The new age restriction applies to cigarettes, cigars, chewing tobacco and electronic cigarettes.
A police officer who fatally shot a Hofstra University junior and her hostage-taker during a standoff inside an off-campus house had no option but deadly force, a prosecutor said Wednesday following an 11-month investigation.