A man was struck by a train and killed near the Long Island Rail Road’s Rockville Centre station at about 2 p.m. on Friday, according to Metropolitan Transportation Authority spokesman Aaron Donovan.
With recreational marijuana expected to be legalized this year, lawmakers, prosecutors and community leaders aired their concerns at Molloy College in Rockville Centre on Jan. 7 and discussed ways to soften the potential negative effects that such a law might have in New York.
A flurry of trips back and forth from home to Grandma’s garage for props, numerous costume and set changes inside Mom’s car and dozens of iPhone video clips filled Rockville Centre native Colin O’Leary’s days leading up to 2019.
State legislation proposed on Tuesday could prohibit politicians convicted of a felony from using campaign funds to support political candidates or pay legal expenses, an issue that officials say has persisted for too long.
Two men were arrested on Tuesday after detectives in the Nassau County Police Department investigated a fatal overdose that occurred in Rockville Centre the day before.
“We’re going to have a countdown in case anybody fell asleep and missed it, like me,” said Jim Papa, an entertainer who serenaded members of the Sandel Senior Center at their New Year’s party on Jan. 4.
Former State Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos and his son Adam, both of Rockville Centre, were scheduled to report to separate federal prisons on Tuesday after they were convicted on corruption charges in July following a four-week retrial.
After the Rockville Centre Planning Board denied a proposal by James and Brett O’Reilly in November to subdivide their property at 220 Hempstead Ave., the homeowners now await a decision to their appeal by the State Supreme Court in Nassau County.
Stop & Shop, the regional chain of more than 400 supermarkets, has agreed to acquire King Kullen, one of Long Island’s oldest chains of food retailers.
Seniors in South Side High School’s theatre class led their classmates in putting on five student-directed plays on Jan. 4 and 5 at the school’s auditorium.
St. Agnes Cathedral School’s annual Dinner Dance will be held on Feb. 9 at the Carltun in Eisenhower Park.
Good Shepherd Hospice Center is returning to Mercy Medical Center — after about 30 years — in the form of a new $5 million, 8,400-square-foot facility. The completion of the center was commemorated at a ribbon cutting ceremony on Jan. 8.
The Honorable Thomas A. Adams, administrative judge of Nassau County, has been appointed as the presiding justice of the Appellate Term of the Supreme Court in the ninth and tenth judicial districts.