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Cynthia Nixon officially announces she will challenge Gov. Cuomo in Democratic primary 

ALBANY - Actress Cynthia Nixon on Monday made it official - she is challenging Gov. Cuomo in this year's Democratic primary. "I love New York, and today I'm announcing my candidacy for governor," Nixon said on Twitter. The message was accompanied by a more than two minute video. Actress Cynthia N

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-19 18:18:20

SCPD: Wyandanch Man with 26 Suspensions Arrested for Leaving the Scene of Accident

Rigoberto Campos, 30, struck a vehicle and continued driving before stopping his vehicle and fleeing on foot, cops say. SCPD arrested Rigoberto Campos of Wyandanch, 30, for leaving the scene of an accident. Kings Park, NY - March 19, 2018 - Suffolk County Police have arrested a Wyandanch man, who wa

LONGISLAND.COM - 2018-03-19 16:35:40

Crash Shuts Down Part Of Sunrise Highway: DOT

BABYLON, NY - A crash shut down part of Sunrise Highway on the border of North Babylon and West Babylon on Monday afternoon, according to the State Department of Transportation. As of about 2 p.m., the left lane of the highway was closed between Deer Park Avenue and Hubbards Path. The lane is expect

PATCH - 2018-03-19 19:12:46

Drunken driver sentenced in crash that killed Long Island grandparents

MASSAPEQUA PARK, N.Y. - A bar owner was sentenced Monday in a drunken driving crash that killed a couple just minutes after the victims left a family dinner on Long Island, according to the Nassau County District Attorney's Office. John Hartwig, 64, was given 3 1/2 to 10 1/2 years in prison for the

PIX11.COM - 2018-03-19 17:20:12

Wyandanch Man With 26 Suspensions On License Fled Crash: Police

KINGS PARK, NY - A Wyandanch man was charged with driving with 26 suspensions on his license after leaving the scene of an accident in Kings Park on Sunday night, according to Suffolk Police. Rigoberto Campos, 30, was driving a 2010 Nissan Altima southbound on Indian Head Road, near Old Northport Ro

PATCH - 2018-03-19 12:36:31

Drunk Man Drove Wrong Way On Sunrise Highway: Police

PATCHOGUE, NY - A drunk man drove the wrong way on Sunrise Highway for several miles Sunday morning, Suffolk Police said. Following multiple 911 calls regarding a vehicle traveling east in the westbound lanes on Sunrise Highway between exits 47 and 51, Highway Patrol Officer John McCrory responded.

PATCH - 2018-03-19 03:10:45

Newborn Among Injured In Suffolk Crash Involving Garbage Truck

HAUPPAUGE, NY - A newborn and two other people were hospitalized after a crash involving a garbage truck in Hauppauge on Monday morning, according to Suffolk Police. A man driving a garbage truck northbound on Old Willets Path was attempting to make a right turn into 595 Old Willets Path at 9:05 a.m

PATCH - 2018-03-19 18:13:35

Deer Park's JFK Hosts Author Notes

DEER PARK-NORTH BABYLON, NY - From Deer Park School District:More than 23 local Long Island authors were in attendance at an author evening last month, hosted by Deer Park's John F. Kennedy Intermediate School in the school's large gym. As students roamed around the gym collecting autographs and pur

PATCH - 2018-03-19 15:20:30

VIDEO: Teen Siblings Hospitalized in Central Islip by Hit-and-Run Driver; SCPD Seeking Suspect

A 15-year-old female and her twin brother were walking to their bus stop when a vehicle struck the pair, cops say. SCPD are seeking the driver of a vehicle that struck twins and fled the scene in Central Islip. Central Islip, NY - March 16, 2018 - Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Pol


FDNY: Lithium battery caused 5-alarm fire that disrupted LIRR service

The Long Island Rail Road suspended service in both directions on four branches on Friday, March 16, 2018, due to a large fire at a recycling plant near LIRR tracks in Queens. Photo Credit: Howard Schnapp An improperly disposed lithium battery was to blame for the five-alarm fire in Queens that br


Global Buffet in Levittown offers all-you-can-eat deal

A DIY seafood plate with baked clams, sweet-and-sour fish and stone crab at Global Buffet in Levittown. Photo Credit: Douglas Ramirez Global Buffet joins something of a pan-Asian restaurant row taking shape in the Levittown shopping center where Izumi Sushi and Hibachi Steakhouse opened recently,

NEWSDAY - 2018-03-18 13:14:00

Ex-boyfriend charged with murder in LI nursing student's death, DA says

Haley Anderson's body was found March 9 in the off-campus home of her ex-boyfriend, Orlando E. Tercero, who has been charged with her murder, Broome County District Attorney Steve Cornwell said. Orlando Tercero, left, shown Tuesday in Managua, Nicaragua, has been charged with murder in connection w

NEWSDAY - 2018-03-18 01:10:00

LI man found guilty of killing girlfriend on Dix Hills street

Eric Bermudez pumped eight bullets into Regina Flecha, prosecutors said. Police caught him driving with his fatally wounded victim in the front passenger seat. Eric Bermudez, 37, who shot Regina Flecha, 37, to death, was convicted Friday of second-degree murder and several counts of second- and thi


Sandy contractor disputes bedevil LI homeowners

Eleanor Norton and her son Larry in front of their Amity Harbor home on Feb. 21. "My mother wants her life back. She wants to go home," Larry said. Photo Credit: James Carbone Larry Norton and his 93-year-old mother haven't been home since July, waiting for their canal-side house in Amity Harbor t

NEWSDAY - 2018-03-18 10:00:00

At Huntington St. Patrick's Day Parade, special-needs focus leads the way

Thomas Dougherty and his son Jacob hang out at the 2017 Huntington St. Patrick's Day Parade. Photo Credit: Cliff Weissman Thomas Dougherty began a tradition three years ago by marching in the Huntington St. Patrick's Day Parade with his son Jacob -- who has Down syndrome -- and now pounds the pave

NEWSDAY - 2018-03-18 14:30:22

Cops: Driver hurt, charged with DWI in West Babylon crash

A driver who hit a utility pole late Thursday in West Babylon was arrested and charged with drunken driving, Suffolk County police said. The woman, whose name was not released, was northbound on East Little Neck Road about 11:30 p.m. when she hit the pole near Rutland Road, police said. Her 2016 Hon


PSEG Long Island's Energize Long Island Conference Takes Place March 14

Uniondale, NY - March 14, 2018 - Energize Long Island, PSEG Long Island's Energy Efficiency Conference, will be held Wednesday, March 14, 2018, at the Hilton Long Island Hotel in Melville. The day-long event is expected to attract over 500 attendees, and will feature fifteen educational workshops to


Man Robbed At Gunpoint While Sitting In Driveway Of Suffolk Home

NORTH AMITYVILLE, NY - A man was robbed at gunpoint while sitting in the driveway of a North Amityville home on Monday night, according to Suffolk Police. The man sitting in a car in the driveway of the Croydon Road when a man approached him and displayed a gun, police said. The robber fled with the


Officials: West Babylon Man on Drugs Crashes Stolen Vehicle into Police Car, Injuring Officer

Louis Mancini Jr., 30, is in custody on multiple charges, according to reports. SCPD arrested Louis Mancini Jr. of West Babylon, 30, after he stole a vehicle and crashed into a police car. West Babylon, NY - March 14, 2018 - Suffolk County Police arrested a man after he stole a vehicle and crashed i


2 Lindenhurst women charged in overdose death, police say

Magdalena Matysek, left, 20, of 9th Street, Lindenhurst and Tiffanie Zink, 20, of Kansas Street, Lindenhurst, were arrested Tuesday and charged with third-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance and third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. Photo Credit: NCPD Two Lindenhur