Grand Central Madison Opening Date and More about New LIRR Station – NBC New York

Grand Central Madison Opening Date and More about New LIRR Station – NBC New York

For those who have been waiting (and waiting and waiting…) for the Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s long-anticipated new station on the east side of midtown Manhattan, the wait is nearly over. Grand Central Madison is officially on track to open in December. On Monday, the Federal Railroad Administration announced it had approved the project that will … Read more

Republicans wipe out moderate Democrats in NY red surge

Republicans wipe out moderate Democrats in NY red surge

They’re becoming an endangered species — moderate Democrats in New York. Republican candidates rolled over veteran left-center Democratic legislators like bowling pins in Tuesday’s downstate races. They were virtually annihilated in southern Brooklyn. GOP candidate Lester Chang — who ran against bail reform and championed merit-based education and school choice — toppled 36-year veteran Assemblyman Peter … Read more

Delay in Suffolk County Vote Counting Due to Bad WiFi, Not Hack – NBC New York

Delay in Suffolk County Vote Counting Due to Bad WiFi, Not Hack – NBC New York

Uncertainty over the outcome of New York’s governor’s race was prolonged on Election Night when officials in one of the state’s most populous counties spotted an unexpected slowdown in the wireless transmission of vote totals, and took action amid lingering concerns over a cyber attack two months ago. Suffolk County officials stopped the wireless transmission … Read more

Driver Gets Just 90 Days for Fatal Long Island Hit-and-Run – NBC New York

Driver Gets Just 90 Days for Fatal Long Island Hit-and-Run – NBC New York

The family of an 18-year-old college freshman struck and killed last summer in the Hamptons is reeling after the driver responsible for the teen’s death will serve a just 90 days behind bars. Daniel Campbell left court on Thursday and went straight to serving his brief sentence behind bars. The 20-year-old pleaded guilty over the … Read more

DeSantis bashes New York Dems at Lee Zeldin rally on Long Island

DeSantis bashes New York Dems at Lee Zeldin rally on Long Island

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis blasted New York Democrats for “coddling” criminals at a campaign event on Long Island Saturday – and blamed their leadership for sending residents packing for the Sunshine State. DeSantis, appearing alongside New York GOP gubernatorial candidate Lee Zeldin, even took a swipe at former New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio … Read more

Freeport Drive-by Shooting Injures 4 Teens Outside Party – NBC New York

Freeport Drive-by Shooting Injures 4 Teens Outside Party – NBC New York

Four teenagers were shot in a drive-by shooting outside a large house party on Long Island late Saturday night, according to police. Nassau County Police said officers were called to a residence in Freeport just before midnight for reports of a shooting. There they found a 14-year-old boy, two 16-year-old boys, and a 16-year-old girl … Read more