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Man found dead in Long Island swimming pool

A man was found dead in his swimming pool in Suffolk County on Saturday, police said.Lewis Conte, 63, was found dead in his backyard pool on Franconia Road in East Northport at about 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, authorities said.Someone saw Conte not moving in the pool and called 911, police said. A physi

NEW YORK POST - 2018-08-19 14:26:24

Wow House: Million-Dollar Custom Built Home On Cul-De-Sac

Address:165 Bergen Ave, Babylon, New YorkPrice: $1,295,000Square Feet:Bedrooms: 3Bathrooms: 4 Full and 1 Half BathsBuilt: 2012Features: Custom Built 2012 Colonial All Brick 4500 Sq Ft Living Space 3 Large Bedroom 4 Full Baths Igp Solar Heated 2 Zone Heating 1 For Each Room Radiant Heat In A Cul De S

PATCH - 2018-08-19 13:00:00

Man knocks out hospital doctor with kick to the face, sets bet sheets on fire: Nassau County police

EAST MEADOW, NY — A 56-year-old hospital patient knocked out his doctor, punched a Nassau University Medical Center safety officer and then set his bet sheets on fire, police said.

PIX11.COM - 2018-08-19 22:01:40

Man Struck By Lightning On Long Island Dies

KINGS PARK, NY – A man struck by lightning at a Long Island park Saturday evening has died, sources told Patch.

PATCH - 2018-08-19 02:22:29

Defense attorney: DWI charge against Riverhead man who struck child Aug. 4 to be dropped by district attorney | RiverheadLOCAL

The Riverhead man accused of driving while intoxicated after an accident on Lewis Street Aug. 4 that seriously injured a five-year-old boy was not intoxicated or impaired at the time of the accident, results of a blood test taken after the crash show, according to the man’s attorney.

RIVERHEADLOCAL.COM - 2018-08-19 15:21:48

2-Year-Old Girl Drowns In Long Island Pool

EAST ISLIP, NY – A 2-year-old girl drowned in a backyard pool on Long Island Friday evening, police said.

PATCH - 2018-08-18 13:22:52

SUFFOLK CLOSEUP - By 2050 Oceans Will Have More Plastic Than Fish - Suffolk County Newsworthy - Smithtown Matters - Online Local News about Smithtown, Kings Park, St James, Nesconset, Commack, Hauppauge, Ft. Salonga

Suffolk Legislator Kara Hahn last month joined with environmentalists and the county’s Single Use Plastic Reduction Task Force in calling for Suffolk to “declare independence” from plastic straws. Given the name “Strawless Suffolk,” it is an important campaign considering, as Ms. Hahn noted, “Every

SMITHTOWNMATTERS.COM - 2018-08-19 22:01:00

Shark attack confirmed in 1 of 2 bites off Fire Island

Both children were bitten Wednesday, prompting officials to close the beachesISLIP, N.Y. (AP) - Officials have confirmed one of two children bitten in the leg off New York's Fire Island was bitten by a shark.The state Department of Environmental Conservation says a tooth fragment removed from a 13-y

27 FIRST NEWS - 2018-08-19 10:30:30

Store owner sentenced for selling K2 drug

A Medford store owner was sentenced Friday in federal court in Central Islip for selling K2, an illegal drug that is also known as synthetic marijuana and “spice,” officials said.

LONG ISLAND BUSINESS NEWS

Severe Thunderstorms Possible On Long Island

Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms will move through the region late this afternoon into evening. A few of these storms could be strong to severe with isolated damaging wind gusts. In addition,areas of minor urban and poor drainage flooding are likely, with localized flash flooding possibl

PATCH - 2018-08-18 20:43:05

Officials Close Beach On Long Island After 'Dozens' Of Used Hypodermic Needles Wash Ashore

If you come in contact with any hazardous materials, including hypodermic needles, officials advise calling 9-1-1 so police can immediately remove the items.

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-08-18 08:45:06

Man Dies In Patchogue Bay

According to Suffolk Police, James Melocoton, of Farmingville, was boating with friends in the bay when he and another person jumped off the boat to go swimming around 1:10 a.m.

PATCH - 2018-08-18 17:21:30

Man dies after swimming in Patchogue Bay, police say

A Farmingville man died Saturday morning after jumping out of a boat to go swimming drowned in Patchogue Bay, Suffolk County police said.James Melocoton, 52, was boating with friends in the bay, police said in a news release. About 1:10 a.m. Saturday, he and another person got out to swim, and a few

NEWSDAY - 2018-08-18 14:10:33

He grew up in a deli. Now, this LIer has opened his own

The breakfast burger at Farmhouse Gourmet in Centereach is topped with shaved ham, bacon, melted cheddar and an egg. Photo Credit: Newsday/Corin Hirsch

NEWSDAY - 2018-08-18 12:00:40

Town: Beach closed after medical waste washes up

About 50 to 60 items of medical waste, including more than 30 hypodermic needles, washed up Friday evening in a section of beach between Ohio Avenue in Long Beach and Clayton Avenue in East Atlantic Beach.

NEWSDAY - 2018-08-18 15:00:00

Man Robbed Ralph's Italian Ice At Knifepoint: SCPD

COMMACK, NY - A Commack man was arrested on Wednesday for robbing a business at knifepoint and attempting to burglarize a home in Commack, according to Suffolk Police.

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LIRR service suspended after train hits, kills person

A Long Island Rail Road train struck and killed a person on the tracks by Smith Road, which is west of the Shirley-Mastic train station, just after 7 p.m. Thursday, a spokesman said. Photo Credit: LiHotShots

NEWSDAY

MS-13 Members Charged With Murders, Drug Trafficking Across LI

CENTRAL ISLIP, NY - A total of 12 gang members were charged in connection to 3 murders and drug trafficking on Long Island, the U.S. Attorney's office announced on Thursday.

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Two Arrests Made in Connection With Farmingdale LIRR Station Mugging, Cops Say

Farmingdale, NY - August 17, 2018 -Second Squad detectives report the arrest of anEast Patchoguewoman and aBay Shoreman for a Robbery that occurred on Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at 11:35 p.m. at the Long Island Railroad Station inFarmingdale.

LONGISLAND.COM

Crash Reported On LIE During Rush Hour: DOT

HAUPPAUGE, NY - A crash was reported on the Long Island Expressway in Hauppauge during rush hour on Friday morning, according to the New York State DOT.

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