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Babylon Village Weather Forecast For The Week Ahead

BABYLON VILLAGE, NY — Time for your weekly weather report, as reported by Darksky. Mostly cloudy starting in the evening. Mixed precipitation (1–3 in. of snow) starting in the afternoon.


Long Island college dorm briefly evacuated due to stove fire

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Officials say a stove fire spurred a brief evacuation of a Long Island college dorm, but no one was injured. It happened around 9:30 a.m. Monday at Farmingdale State College in Farmingdale. College spokeswoman Kathy Coley says the fire was in a fourth-floor kitchen in Orchar


The East Islip St. Patrick's Day parade is set for Sunday, March 3

The East Islip St. Patrick’s Day parade, organized by the Ancient Order of Hibernians, Division 7, begins at 2 p.m. at the East Islip Library. From there, marchers will travel west along Main Street to Irish Lane.


Elmont Woman Arrested in Connection with Fatal Drunk Driving Accident, Police Say

Elmont, NY - February 18, 2019 - The Homicide Squad reports the arrest of an Elmont woman involved in a Fatal Vehicular Accident that occurred on Sunday, February 17, 2019 at 3:10 am in Elmont.


NYS budget plan has $18.3B for Long Island

Touting his proposed 2020 budget, Gov. Andrew Cuomo is including $18.3 billion for Nassau and Suffolk counties – “the largest and most aggressive investment for Long Island in the history of the State of New York,” he said.


5 New Deer Park-North Babylon Area Houses For Sale

DEER PARK-NORTH BABYLON, NY — On the hunt for a new home, and want to get a better understanding of what's available near you? Perhaps you could use some assistance finding the perfect place for you and your loved ones? Fear not! To help simplify your search, we've compiled a fresh batch of five new


Babylon Town to change code on apprenticeship requirement, settle suit

Babylon Town is poised to settle a federal lawsuit over their requirement that companies doing work on large buildings have an apprenticeship program. In September Opal Construction Corp, of Bay Shore filed a federal lawsuit against the town over work on a commercial project on Route 110 in East Far


Amityville father with kids in car hit with DWIs under Leandra's Law

An Amityville man, who police said was driving drunk Sunday with his children in the car, faces numerous charges, including aggravated driving while intoxicated under Leandra’s Law.


Long Island Concerts & Events February 18-21

This production captures this work in a thrilling original adaptation that encompasses live actors, puppets, and multimedia. YMCA Boulton Center for the Performing Arts, 37 West Main St., Bay Shore, boultoncenter.org $7-$12. 11 a.m. Feb. 19.


West Babylon Resident Returns To Reopen Bergen Deli

WEST BABYLON, NY - Local resident Tom Pellicane has returned to West Babylon to reopened the Bergen Deli. The deli, located on 605 Bergen Avenue, officially opened its doors to customers on Feb. 1 after a six month closure.


N. Babylon Pizzeria Damaged After Fight Between Teens Breaks Out

NORTH BABYLON, NY - A North Babylon pizzeria was damaged after a fight broke out among a group of teens on Thursday afternoon, according to Suffolk Police. Officers responded to an incident at Mangia Pizza on 785 Deer Park Avenue, located across from Marion G Vedder Elementary School, at about 2:45


Nassau Police Issue Alert for Missing 13 Year-Old from Bethpage

Bethpage, NY - February 18, 2019 - The Missing Person Squad reports the details of a Missing Juvenile that occurred on Monday, February 18, 2019 at 2:18 a.m. in Bethpage. According to detectives, Lily Smith, 13, was last seen leaving her Parkview Circle residence. She is described as a female white,


Riverhead’s top DWI-catching cop sues police department

Riverhead Police Officer Tim Murphy is best known for handing out more driving while intoxicated arrests than just about any police officer on the East End. Since joining Riverhead Police in 1999, he’s led the department in the number of DWI arrests issued in at least 16 of those years, and he even


Rental project starts on former NYIT campus in Central Islip

Site work has begun on a new 268-unit apartment development in Central Islip. The project, on 30 acres of land formerly owned by New York Institute of Technology, was originally pitched by Paul Aniboli and his Bay Shore-based Ramco Development in 2016 when the firm bought the parcel from the school.


Woman Seriously Hurt in Crash on Sunrise Service Road

ISLIP TERRACE, NY – A 33-year-old woman who was seriously injured in a single-car crash on a Sunrise Highway service road Monday morning was high on drugs at the time, police said.


Muslims touched by kindness of Episcopalians

The Muslims needed at place to pray until the dental office that they had bought in Deer Park was renovated. No one, it seemed, wanted to rent to them, leaders of the group said. Then, after a year of searching for a temporary home, they found an Episcopal church not far from the dental office that


Police: Amityville man drove drunk with son, daughter in back seat

An Amityville man was arrested and charged with a felony Sunday night for allegedly driving drunk with his two children in the car. Police say an officer spotted 43-year-old Shem McCoy rolling through a stop sign on Countyline Road in Massapequa just before 8 p.m. He then allegedly swerved into onco


NYPD: Man Followed Woman Off Bus, Asked for Directions & Raped Her

Police are looking for a man they say followed a woman off a bus, pretended to ask for directions to the subway and then raped her. NYPD officials said the attacker approached the woman after she got off the bus at 54th Street and Skillman Avenue in Woodside, Queens, around 10:40 p.m on Friday.


Fetus found next to tree in Brooklyn, authorities investigating

EAST NEW YORK, Brooklyn (WABC) -- Authorities are investigating after a fetus was found next to a tree in Brooklyn Monday morning. The gruesome discovery was made just before 7 a.m. at Linden Boulevard and Bradford Avenue in East New York.


Nassau County Package Thief Caught On Camera, Police Say

CEDARHURST, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – Police say a package thief is on the prowl on Long Island. The man is suspected of stealing deliveries from three Nassau County homes around 3:30 p.m. Saturday.