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Husband Dies, Wife Hospitalized in Apparent Carbon Monoxide Incident on Long Island: Police

Homicide detectives are investigating the death of a man in a Suffolk County residence due to apparent carbon monoxide poisoning, police say. Cops were called to the residence on Scott Drive in Melville, Long Island, around 8:30 a.m. Thursday for a report a couple feeling ill.


Retired Suffolk County Lieutenant Accused of Hit-And-Run Involving Nassau Cop

A retired Suffolk County lieutenant is accused of running over a Nassau County officer in a hit-and-run incident that took place last week. Among the charges William Hasper, 52, faces are assault with intent to cause physical injury to an officer in the second degree, leaving the scene of an inciden


Fred Kienle, veteran and former Lindenhurst Village Mayor and Lindenhurst Fire Chief

Frederick Kienle, a former chief of the Lindenhurst Fire Department, a U.S. Army veteran and former Mayor of the Village of Lindenhurst, was a man who spent his life in the service of his family, his community and his country.


Lindenhurst Weather Forecast For The Weekend Ahead

LINDENHURST, NY — Here's your local weather forecast for the coming weekend, as reported by Darksky. Mostly cloudy throughout the day. Rain until afternoon and windy starting in the evening.


Priciest home sales in Babylon

Priciest home sales in Babylon (11702) The three highest-priced home sales in Babylon last month ranged from $475,000 to $590,000. The priciest Babylon home sold in January was a 4-bedroom, 2-bath ranch on .27 acres at 28 Gamecock Lane that sold for $590,000. It was listed by Dorothy Ziccardi of Eri


Officer hit after couple tries to use fake $100 bills, police say

Failing to persuade an Amityville CVS to accept counterfeit 100 dollar bills in early December, a couple retreated to an SUV. When the police arrived, responding to the store’s request, the woman backed up, striking the officer and then a parked car before driving off, Nassau County police said on W


Cops: Levittown Man Busted for Allegedly Driving Drunk with Loaded Handgun in Vehicle

Massapequa Park, NY - February 21, 2019 - The Nassau County Police Department reports the arrest of a Levittown man for Driving While Intoxicated that occurred on Wednesday, February 20th, 2019 at 02:45 AM in Massapequa Park.


Man Wanted in Connection with Lindenhurst Assault, According to Authorities

Lindenhurst, NY - February 20, 2019 - Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County First Precinct Crime Section officers are seeking the public’s help to locate a man wanted for an assault in Lindenhurst last year.


Babylon Fire Department battles house blaze

The Babylon Fire Department responded to a house fire on Fire Island Avenue shortly before 5 p.m. on Friday. Feb. 1. Joseph F. Fraccalvieri, 1st Assistant Chief said the Babylon Vamps were assisted by North Babylon Fire Company. They fought the blaze that traveled into the walls and spread to the at


Second Man Arrested In Nassau County Murder: Police

Nassau County police have arrested a second man they say was involved in the murder of a Hempstead man earlier this week. According to police, two men were shot in front of 100 Terrace Ave. just after 2:45 a.m. Monday. One of the men, Matthew Gilreath, 28, of Hempstead, died from his injuries on Tue


New York State STAR program reimbursement by county

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - The New York Department of Taxation released the latest data on the number of School Tax Relief (STAR) reimbursements by county. The latest data shows the number and amount of rebates for 2017. Hover over each county to see the number of basic exemptions, amount of basic reim


Long Island Gang Member Sentenced For Attempted Murder

A Bloods gang member from Roosevelt was sentenced to 15 years in prison today for his role in the murder of a rival gang member in 2015. Jermaine Green, 28, also known as "730," pleaded guilty on June 21, 2018 to racketeering and discharging a firearm in connection with a crime of violence. Green an


Westhampton Beach Is No Match For Red-Hot Mt. Sinai In Suffolk County Class A Girls Basketball Championship

Having won the county title in 2017, the Lady Mustangs were upset by Hauppauge in last year's county final. They had already avenged that loss by defeating top-seeded Hauppauge in this season's county semifinal this past Saturday, so Mount Sinai had one thing in its sights and that was its second co


Stolen credit cards used at Walt Whitman Shops, police say

Credit cards stolen from a Huntington Station woman were used at the Saks Fifth Avenue, located in the Walt Whitman Shops, by two men who fled in a white sedan on Jan. 8, Suffolk police said.


Upstate NY lawmakers rally public to save state prisons

A group of Upstate NY lawmakers has started a petition to rally the public against Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s plan for shutting down up to three state prisons by Labor Day. North Country Sen. Patty Ritchie is leading the online petition drive with Assemblymen Ken Blankenbush, of Carthage, and Mark Walczyk,


Several businesses in the works for Lindenhurst's Sunrise Plaza

There are plans to add five different businesses in Lindenhurst’s Sunrise Plaza this year. The new stores coming to the shopping center off Sunrise Highway include a PSEG Long Island customer service center, Long Island Premier Physical & Aquatic Therapy, Great Expressions Dental Center, Miracle-Ear


Driver With 24 License Suspensions Arrested: Garden City Police

Two packages, each containing ten Apple cell phones, were reported stolen from the Fed-Ex facility on Clinton Road on Feb. 13. The total loss is approximately $18,000. An officer stopped a vehicle for driving 55 MPH on Clinton Road on Feb. 14. Upon investigation, the driver, a 37-year-old man from A


Amityville Village board candidate disqualified because of error

A candidate running for Amityville trustee has been disqualified from the ballot after putting the wrong election date on his petition. First time candidate Frank Cruthers was hoping to gain one of the two at-large village trustee seats in the March 19 election. Trustee Tom Whalen is up for re-elect


Schumer presses for funds to upgrade MacArthur

U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer said Thursday he will lobby for federal dollars to help Long Island MacArthur Airport finance a new concourse and other upgrades. Schumer, who was speaking from outside MacArthur, said he recently secured billions in funding for the Federal Aviation Administration, and hopes


Amityville Native Serves Aboard Guided-Missile Cruiser in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii

Amityville, NY - February 20, 2019 - An Amityville, New York, native and 2009 Amityville Memorial High School graduate is serving in the U.S. Navy aboard the guided-missile cruiser, USS Port Royal.