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Police investigation leads to brief lockout at Pulaski Street Elementary

Pulaski Street Elementary School in Riverhead was in a "lockout status" for approximately 15 minutes Tuesday morning due to police activity nearby, according to a robocall message sent to parents from principal Dave Densieski. There was no threat to the school, according to the message. The lockout

RIVERHEAD NEWS-REVIEW - 2018-01-16 19:47:38

Zeldin Tries Again To Get New Zip Code

U.S. Representative Lee Zeldin is taking another crack at establishing a separate zip code for Flanders, Riverside and Northampton despite multiple past failed efforts. The three hamlets are part of Southampton Town, though they currently share the 11901 zip code with the Town of Riverhead, creating

27EAST.COM - 2018-01-16 18:50:00

Cops: Teens stole pickup truck, crashed during police pursuit in Riverhead

Two teenagers stole a pickup truck, then crashed during a police pursuit in the early morning hours on Sunday, Riverhead Town police said. Police received a call that a 2002 Ford F-150 pickup truck had been stolen from outside a residence in the Booker Drive area at about 2:25 a.m., according to a


'Henry Danger' star meets Kidsday reporters

Actor Jace Norman with Kidsday reporters, from left, Thomas Jablonsky, Cade Delgado, Ava Bavlnka and Jenna Damiano, ages 11 and 12, from East Setauket. Photo Credit: Newsday / Pat Mullooly Recently, we took an exciting trip to Manhattan to meet and interview actor Jace Norman, the star of the Nick

NEWSDAY - 2018-01-17 00:53:25

Tesla Motors plans to open dealership in Nesconset

The electric carmaker has submitted an application to operate at the former site of Sixth Avenue Electronics on Route 347. It would be Tesla's fourth location on Long Island. Tesla wants to open a dealership at the former site of Sixth Avenue Electronics, seen here on Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, on Rou

NEWSDAY - 2018-01-16 18:06:39

Future of Shoreham Briarcliff school in community's hands

Some residents see it as a magical place full of rich history and memories that deserves preservation, others consider it a tax burden that should be sold and disposed of. The future of Briarcliff Elementary School, a shuttered, early-20th century building on Tower Hill Road in Shoreham, is currentl

TBRNEWSMEDIA.COM - 2018-01-16 17:01:23

Bridge, tunnel plan for L.I. Sound still far off, if not far out

BRIDGEPORT - A road straight to Long Island could shave commuting time and free access to jobs - but right now it is still mostly in the realm of science fiction and fantasy. A report released last week explores what a tunnel or bridge spanning Long Island Sound might look like, and Bridgeport, Milf

DARIENNEWSONLINE.COM - 2018-01-16 16:24:22

Southside Hospital upgrades emergency room, creates more parking

The Bay Shore facility will spend at least $112 million to renovate its ER, add cardiac labs and expand lots to ease downtown parking. Southside Hospital's emergency room expansion, seen on Jan. 10, 2018, is part of a $112 million renovation. Photo Credit: Jessica Rotkiewicz Southside Hospital vis

NEWSDAY - 2018-01-16 11:00:00

State Police charge Tomkins Cove woman with cocaine possession

Subscribed, but don't have a login? There are several state roadwork projects scheduled this week in Westchester County, on the Hutchinson River, Sprain Brook, Taconic State and Saw Mill River parkways; Routes 1, 6, 117, 125 and 127; Interstates 87 and 684; as well as state roads in Yonkers, accord

LOHUD.COM - 2018-01-16 20:41:10

Snow emergency in City of Newburgh

CITY OF NEWBURGH - City Manager Michael Ciaravino has declared a snow emergency in the city until further notice. That means no parking is allowed on streets marked as snow emergency routes. On other streets, alternate side parking rules are in effect. CITY OF NEWBURGH - City Manager Michael Ciaravi

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2018-01-16 12:43:11

Putting a Face to the Name

The Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund is building a "Wall of Faces" for a new education center at the memorial in Washington, D.C. It is collecting photographs of each of the 58,318 men and women who lost their lives in the conflict and whose names are engraved on the wall. See vvmf.org/Wall-of-Faces.K

HIGHLANDSCURRENT.COM - 2018-01-16 12:54:18

Ginsburg buys 207-unit Mohegan Lake rental complex for $54 million

Ginsburg Development Cos. has bought The Landing on Mohegan Lake, a 207-unit one- and two-bedroom apartment lakefront rental community, for $54 million. The Valhalla developer bought the complex from New Chalet Apartments Inc., a Dallas private equity group. The rental complex on New Chalet Drive is

WESTFAIRONLINE.COM - 2018-01-16 17:46:29

Westchester judge finds doctor's noncompete agreement too restrictive

Working one to two days a week at her new job was not enough to make ends meet for physician's assistant Caroline Raftopol, but her opportunities for more work were limited by a noncompete agreement. She had agreed not to work within 15 miles of any dermatology office run by her previous employer, D

WESTFAIRONLINE.COM - 2018-01-16 17:18:17

Julia Roberts movie films at Sparky's Diner in Garnerville

If you caught a glimpse of a celebrity in the wild, let us know. Send an email to digital@lohud.com or tweet it using the hashtag #lohudcelebs. Wochit A pretty woman may make an appearance at an iconic Rockland County diner tonight. Julia Roberts, the Oscar-winning actress known for starring roles

LOHUD.COM - 2018-01-16 18:10:10

Union, Entergy remain in talks to avert strike at Indian Point tomorrow

A union that represents more than 400 workers at Indian Point Energy Center is in around-the-clock negotiations after voting to authorize a strike if it doesn't reach a labor deal by tomorrow, Jan. 17. Employees of the Buchanan nuclear plant that are members of Utility Workers Union of America Local

WESTFAIRONLINE.COM - 2018-01-16 18:28:56

Brother of woman nearly crushed by L train lashes out at Twitter trolls

The brother of a woman who was nearly crushed to death by an L train last week is lashing out against Twitter users mocking his sister's near-fatal tumble. "Should've asked her to get my ball cap while she was down there,'' one man tweeted Saturday, two days after Rikke Bukh's fall onto the Bedford

NEW YORK POST - 2018-01-15 06:57:42

1 Dead, 1 Injured In Weekend Dacula Mobile Home Fire

DACULA, GA - One man died and another was seriously injured during a mobile home fire in Dacula over the weekend in the 2000 block of Fence Road, NE. Firefighters responded Saturday, at 1:32 p.m., to a passerby report of a mobile home fire with a person trapped inside and flames coming from the home

PATCH - 2018-01-16 14:21:45

Maysville man given 25-year prison sentence in rape case

A Hall County jury found a Maysville man guilty Friday on charges of rape and aggravated child molestation of a girl under the age of 10, according to court documents. Randy Travis Brigham, 27, was convicted on all four counts brought against him. He was given a 25-year prison sentence. Following th

GAINESVILLE TIMES - 2018-01-16 19:52:00

Authorities: Gainesville man accused of child molestation

A Gainesville man is accused of molesting a 12-year-old girl in Hall County, according to authorities. Timothy Lucas Rink, 17, was charged with child molestation. He was booked Monday in to the Hall County Jail, where he is being held on a $13,950 bond, according to the online jail database. Hall Co

GAINESVILLE TIMES - 2018-01-17 03:51:00

Emory Johns Creek To Showcase New Hospital Units

JOHNS CREEK, GA - Emory Johns Creek Hospital will host a ribbon cutting ceremony later this month to showcase two new units that are now part of its facility. The new two-story Clinical Decision Unit and Radiology Observation Care Unit will be the subject of the celebration at 3 p.m. Monday, Jan. 29

PATCH - 2018-01-16 16:56:25