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Brookhaven IDA closes on benefits package for Ronkonkoma Hub

The Brookhaven Industrial Development Agency closed on a package of economic benefits for the first phase of Tritec Real Estate's Ronkonkoma Hub project. East Setauket-based Tritec is holding a groundbreaking event on Monday, Nov. 20. Although the IDA unanimously approved the tax breaks back in 2014


Emergency crews at scene of accident in Shoreham neighborhood

Police and other emergency responders were at the scene Saturday afternoon of a serious accident on a quiet street in Shoreham. The accident occurred outside a home on Josephine Boulevard. The Rocky Point Fire Department and Suffolk County police responded. Officials at the scene did not immediately

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-18 20:05:00

Police: Son fatally stabs mother at Center Moriches home

A Center Moriches man has been charged with fatally stabbing his mother, Suffolk County police said Saturday. Christopher Storm Harrison, 26, stabbed Joyce Skarka, 53, "during a domestic dispute" Friday night at their home on Union Avenue, police said. Skarka was pronounced dead at the scene, polic

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-18 16:48:34

Friends, families take polar plunge for Special Olympics NY

On a cold and cloudy November day most people would probably prefer to stay inside where it's warm - but Ryan Murphy and Danny Swiatocha aren't most people. The two 21-year-old Mount Sinai residents and friends said they were looking for a fun challenge, and jumping into the cool waters of Cedar Be

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-19 00:40:51

Blotter: Driving while intoxicated arrests on Route 48

A Mastic Beach man was arrested Sunday for driving while intoxicated in Southold, according to a Southold Town police report. Charles Taylor, 27, was pulled over around 10:30 on Route 48 and charged with DWI, police said. Miguel Herrera of Southold was arrested for DWI on Route 48 in Southold Sunda

RIVERHEAD NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-11-18 10:59:06

Police: Man Fatally Stabs Mother During Domestic Dispute In Suffolk County Home

CENTER MORICHES, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) - A Long Island man has been arrested for allegedly stabbing his mother to death in Suffolk County, New York Friday evening. Investigators say 26-year-old Christopher Storm Harrison stabbed his mother, 53-year-old Joyce Skarka, during a domestic dispute at their ho

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-11-18 13:29:41

Long Island weather: Showers, with wind advisory for Suffolk

Much of Long Island will experience aggressive winds Saturday night and throughout Sunday, according to a wind advisory issued early Saturday by the National Weather Service. Meteorologists in Upton issued a wind advisory at 3:39 a.m. The advisory is in effect from 10 p.m. Saturday until 6 p.m. Sun

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-18 13:03:14

Girl Scout creates butterfly garden for Brendan House

During spring and summer months, residents of Brendan House will have the opportunity to enjoy time outdoors, surrounded by flowers and butterflies. That's thanks to a garden created by 16-year-old Michele Corona of Shoreham as part of her Girl Scout Gold Award project. The Sound Avenue facility is

RIVERHEAD NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-11-18 11:00:25

2 people suffer burns in boat fire in Fort Lauderdale, officials say

Both people transported after fire near Southwest 25th Terrace FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - Two people were hurt in a boat fire Saturday, Fort Lauderdale Fire-Rescue Department personnel said. It happened in the 2700 block of Southwest 25th Terrace in Fort Lauderdale. Both people transported after fire

CLICK10.COM - 2017-11-19 00:18:40

Car Rental Company Brings Jobs, Headquarters To Fort Lauderdale

Sixt brought in a band to play traditional German music at the staff gathering, after opening ceremonies. Caitie Switalski / WLRN A pair of very large scissors and an orange carpet were rolled out in the Fort Lauderdale sun Friday afternoon. The orange-themed German rental car company, Sixt-Rent-A-

WLRN.ORG - 2017-11-17 23:01:40

Fort Lauderdale, Wilton Manors Area Crime Log: Sept. 14 - Oct. 10

The following is a sampling of crime records from the Broward Sheriff's Office and local police departments serving Oakland Park, Wilton Manors, Fort Lauderdale, Lauderdale-by-the-Sea and Sea Ranch Lakes. Theft 3400 block of North Federal Highway in Fort Lauderdale, Sept. 14, 8:19 a.m. Pickpockets s


2 shot near Atlantic Technical College in Fort Lauderdale, police say

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - A shooting left two wounded Wednesday night in a residential neighborhood near Atlantic Technical College in Fort Lauderdale, according to the Fort Lauderdale Police Department. Police officers were called about 8 p.m. to a home at 1602 NW 24 Ave., where they found two victi


Fun interviews, photos, videos from ROH Fort Lauderdale

South Florida brought it strong for Ring of Honor on Saturday, Nov. 11 at the War Memorial Auditorium in Fort Lauderdale. Even some fans from Palm Bay and Orlando made the trek to see The Elite (Kenny Omega, Young Bucks) and ROH Champ Cody Rhodes of Bullet Club along with Hangman Page and The Villai

MIAMI HERALD - 2017-11-17 04:08:00

Fort Lauderdale officials honor outstanding citizens at annual ceremony

For the 43rd year, the Fort Lauderdale City Commission honored community-builders at its annual Citizens Recognition Awards. The event at City Hall publically recognizes those who have "contributed in significant ways to our community," said Mayor John "Jack" Seiler. Since 1972, the ceremony has ho


Intracoastal goes Broadway for Winterfest Boat Parade

Guests will soon line Fort Lauderdale waterways for a parade that is uniquely South Florida. The Seminole Hard Rock Winterfest Boat Parade will take place Dec. 9. It will begin from the New River in downtown Fort Lauderdale at 6:30 p.m. before traveling north on the Intracoastal to Lake Santa Barbar

FORT LAUDERDALE SUN-SENTINEL - 2017-11-19 01:15:00

David Cassidy hospitalized in critical condition

TMZ: Former Partridge Family star is in induced coma FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - David Cassidy was hospitalized in Florida and remained in critical condition Saturday, his publicist JoAnn Geffen said, according to Variety. TMZ reported the Patridge Family star was suffering from kidney failure, needed

CLICK10.COM - 2017-11-18 22:23:34

Man Shoplifts At Stop & Shop Twice In One Day: Hamden Police

Police say that while store security was reviewing surveillance video of the suspect shoplifting, he returned and tried to steal more items. HAMDEN, CT - A Hamden man is accused of shoplifting at Stop & Shop twice in one day, according to police. At about 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 15, Hamden Police responde

PATCH - 2017-11-17 22:33:04

Dead body found on New Haven street

FILE- WTNH NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH)-A woman was found dead outside on a New Haven street on Friday night. Police confirmed to News 8 that the body of a woman was found behind 199 Franklin Street in New Haven, in the area of an apartment complex. Police said they are investigating the incident as a

WTNH.COM - 2017-11-18 00:11:14

Cancer Research Donation Jar Stolen: East Haven Police

EAST HAVEN, CT - Police said they are searching for a woman who is accused of swiping a donation jar from a local business. The funds were going to be donated toward Cancer research, police said. At 3:43 p.m. on Nov. 16, officers responded to East Haven Discount Wine and Liquors, 659 Foxon Road, fo

PATCH - 2017-11-18 23:33:19

Fundraising Concert to Benefit At-Risk Children

FAIRFIELD, CONN. -- On Dec. 6, a fundraising concert will be held at Fairfield Theatre Company Stage One to benefit Harmony4kidz (www.harmony4kidz.org), a charity that enriches the lives of at-risk children via the power of music. Performers will include acoustic guitarist/vocalist Irena Hart (Fair

HAMLETHUB.COM - 2017-11-18 17:01:00