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Police: Teen arrested in house party fatal stabbing
Matthew Martinez, 16, of Selden, was arrested Wednesday and charged with second-degree murder, Nassau County police said. Photo Credit: NCPD
2 children suffer bites in possible shark attacks off Long Island
A spokeswoman for Fire Island National Seashore, which runs Sailors Haven beach, said a 12-year-old girl suffered bite marks "consistent with a large fish" while wading in the water.
Steam pipe explosion closes streets in Flatiron District
FLATIRON DISTRICT, Manhattan (WABC) --A steam pipe explosion is closing streets in the Flatiron District Thursday morning.The pipe exploded at Fifth Avenue and East 21st Street just after 6:40 a.m.There have been no immediate reports of injuries.Fifth Avenue was closed at East 23rd Street.And 22nd,
Lake Grove Teen Dies During Band Practice At LI High School
The student, identified as 17-year-old Maddie Sparrow, was at practice for the Sachem Arrows Marching Band at the school when she "suffered a medical incident," according to a report inCBS News.
Pedestrian Struck, Killed By Train Near Wyandanch Station: MTA
WYANDANCH, NY - A train fatally struck a pedestrian walking on the tracks near the Wyandanch LIRR station on Wednesday night, MTA officials confirmed.
New BBQ Joint Opens In Bay Shore
The restaurant offers a variety of smoked meats including pulled pork, ribs, brisket, smoked chicken and more.
Flag Flies High At Commack Road's Patriotic Celebration
ISLIP, NY -From Islip School District:Patriotic students and community members joined together at Islip's Commack Road Elementary School for a high-flying Flag Day celebration on June 14, beginning with a march and flag-raising with members of the local American Legion Rusy Bohm Post 411, led by Com
Town: Beaches to reopen after suspected shark attacks
All Islip Town beaches on Fire Island will reopen as state officials continue to investigate Wednesday's suspected shark attacks that injured two children, officials said.Lifeguards will be on duty at 11 a.m. Thursday at Atlantique Beach, where a 13-year-old boy was bitten on the leg, along with Kis
Girl, 11, with depression reported missing: Nassau County police
HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. — An 11-year-old girl with depression and possibly in need of medical attention is missing, Nassau County police said Wednesday.
United Rentals Announces Second Quarter 2018 Results and Raises 2018 Guidance - Oil & Gas 360
United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE: URI) today announced financial results for the second quarter 20181. Total revenue was $1.891 billion and rental revenue was $1.631 billion for the second quarter, compared with $1.597 billion and $1.367 billion, respectively, for the same period last year. On a GAAP basi
Officials To Announce Results Of LI Illegal Dumping Investigation
New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Basil Seggos will be joined by Environmental Conservation Police Officers (ECOs) and Suffolk County District Attorney Timothy Sini to announce the results of the investigation, coined Operation TrashNet,.
VIDEO: WWE Teaming With Band To Raise Money For Connor’s Cure
STAMFORD, Conn., July 18, 2018 – WWE (NYSE: WWE) and O.A.R. have teamed up to raise awareness and funds for Connor’s Cure through O.A.R.’s Just Like Paradise tour this summer. Through O.A.R.’s Heard The World Fund, a portion of the proceeds from O.A.R.’s Just Like Paradise tour will benefit Connor’s
Bobby Flay to cook at LI burger restaurant
Bobby Flay is coming to Long Island to celebrate the 10th anniversary of Bobby's Burger Palace, his casual-yet-trendy burger chain.The longtime chef will be at the eatery’s first location in Lake Grove, located adjacent to the Smith Haven Mall, on Wednesday at 5 p.m..During his appearance, he will b
Smithtown opens bids for private control of animal shelter - TBR News Media
Town officials are looking to potentially turn partial control of the Town of Smithtown Animal Shelter and Adoption Center over to a private company. One caveat, though, is board members warn they will only go through with the plan if it doesn’t cost more than the town already spends.
Teen bitten by shark off Fire Island, officials confirm
FIRE ISLAND, Suffolk County (WABC) --Town of Islip confirms a 13-year-old was bitten by a shark off Atlantique on Fire Island while boogie boarding.It is one of two incidents reported on Fire Island.The boy "stumbled out of the water" into a lifeguard tent where the lifeguard dressed puncture wounds
No swimming advised at 19 Long Island beaches
MINEOLA, N.Y.— Beachgoers are told not to swim at nearly two dozen beaches on Long Island Wednesday, according to the Nassau County Department of Health.
At Least 1 Person Attacked By Shark Off Fire Island
TOWN OF ISLIP, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) –A 13-year-old boy was attacked by a shark Wednesday off Fire Island.It happened around noon at Atlantique Beach.A Town of Islip spokesperson described his wounds as gashes.The spokesperson said he was able to walk onto a police boat on his own.He was taken to Souths
Funding approved for Rails to Trails, other county projects - TBR News Media
Several items passed during the July 17 legislative session, including funding for Rails to Trails, a two-lane wooded trail that will run from Port Jefferson to Wading River; and repaving and roadwork on a portion of Commack Road from Julia Circle to Route 25A and along Crooked Hill Road from Henry
Incoming Senior Dies While At Long Island High School: Officials
FARMINGVILLE, NY - An incoming high school senior died while at Sachem High School East on Monday night, Superintendent of Schools Dr. Kenneth Graham said in a statement.
Hempstead Teenage Female Sought by NCPD Missing Persons Squad
Hempstead, NY - July 17, 2018 -The Missing Person Squad is investigating the details of a Missing Juvenile that occurred at 7:00pm on Saturday, July 14, 2018 inHempstead.