Long Island

Mike Balsamo / AP

Suffolk County lawmakers want District Attorney Thomas Spota to appear before the legislature next week to address allegations against his office.

#StaySuffolk Campaign Encourages Residents To Staycation On L.I.

Jun 8, 2016
David Orban / Flickr

Tourism officials on Long Island say even though Suffolk County will soon be inundated with tourists, that’s no reason to leave. They launched a local tourism campaign on Tuesday called “Stay Suffolk.”

L.I. Advocacy Groups Press For Campaign Finance Reform

Jun 7, 2016
Jessica Opatich / WSHU

On Tuesday government reform groups called on New York State Senate Majority Leader John Flanagan (R-2) to bring to a vote a bill that would close what’s known as the “LLC Loophole.”

New York State Police via AP

Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s inspector general has found that numerous security and oversight problems at the state prison in Dannemora contributed to the prison break of two inmates last year.


One of the most famous homes in America is up for sale on Long Island. It’s a five-bedroom Dutch Colonial with a finished basement – and it’s on the market for $850,000.

The catch – an entire family was murdered there in 1974.