Breaking News from Hampton Bays

Find the latest Hampton Bays News from the most up to date source on all headlines and breaking stories from around the world.

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

LONGISLAND.COM - 2018-03-16 16:31:54

Woman orders egg sandwich at jail security booth, gets handcuffs instead

A Jamesport woman was arrested after she seemingly mistook the security booth at the Suffolk County jail for a drive-thru window at a fast food restaurant. Lizabeth Ildefonso, 44, drove up to the security booth at the correctional facility and administrative offices for the Suffolk County Sheriff's

RIVERHEAD NEWS-REVIEW - 2018-03-17 13:20:18

Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do

USA TODAY - 2018-03-15 18:41:22

$74.5K Lottery Ticket Sold On East End

HAMPTON BAYS, NY - A lucky winner is $74.5K richer on the East End. The New York Lottery announced Saturday that one top-prize winning ticket was sold for the Mar 16 TAKE 5 drawing. The ticket, worth $74,510, was purchased at Canoe Place Fuel Mart, located at 250 East Montauk Highway in Hampton Bay

PATCH - 2018-03-17 14:21:32

Local Girls Dance In NYC St. Patrick's Day Parade: Video, Photos

SOUTHAMPTON, NY - Irish eyes are smiling as three local girls march in the 256th New York City St. Patrick's Day Parade Saturday. Naomi Cichanowicz, 13, from Peconic, in a green dress, Katie O'Connor, 12, from East Moriches, wearing white and purple, and Chloe Phillips, 12, from Southampton, in the

PATCH - 2018-03-17 16:41:35

Riverhead High Grad 1 Of 7 Killed In Military Copter Crash

RIVERHEAD, NY - Hearts are broken in Riverhead as family and friends remember a member of the Air National Guard's 106th Rescue Wing, who, along with three others, including a firefighter from Long Island, was among the seven killed in a helicopter crash in Iraq Thursday, according to sources. Accor

PATCH - 2018-03-16 23:01:09

Man Stole 'Numerous' Power Tools From Lowe's: Police

RIVERHEAD, NY - A Queens man was nabbed after he stole "numerous" power tools from Lowe's in Riverhead over a period of months, police said. According to Riverhead Town Police, Peter Schnauder, 52, of Middle Village, Queens, was arrested and charged with three counts of fourth degree grand larceny,

PATCH - 2018-03-16 05:57:06

106th ANG Members Killed In Iraq Helicopter Crash

WESTHAMPTON BEACH, NY - Four members of the Air National Guard's 106th Rescue Wing, including a firefighter from Long Island, were among seven killed in a helicopter crash in Iraq Thursday, according to sources. According to 27east.com, four of the deceased were from the 106th ANG, which is based in

PATCH - 2018-03-16 16:45:33

Fire near LIRR tracks causes service suspensions

A fire near train tracks in Queens caused Long Island Railroad service suspension on four branches. The FDNY said the fire started at 1:10 p.m. and is up to a fourth alarm. More than 160 firefighters are responding to the scene at Royal Waste Services, a recycling plant on Hollis Avenue in the Holli

ABC7NY.COM - 2018-03-16 17:55:51

Douglas Elliman Real Estate Announces Ellies Winners

Douglas Elliman Real Estate announced on Wednesday, March 15, the firm's top performing agents and teams in the Hamptons in preparation for its annual awards event, The Ellies. The Ellies, which will be held in early April in Montauk, will honor top performers in the Bridgehampton, East Hampton, Ha

27EAST.COM - 2018-03-16 17:25:00

sPower planning third solar farm in Calverton

The company that operates a solar farm in Calverton, and plans to begin construction on a second one in June, is now planning a third solar farm that will link the three projects. sPower currently operates the solar farm on the east side of Edwards Avenue. The second farm is slated for land south of

RIVERHEAD NEWS-REVIEW - 2018-03-16 10:01:56

Riverhead Man Charged With Driving Drunk: Cops

RIVERHEAD, NY - A Riverhead man was busted after he was caught driving drunk with an open container of alcohol, police said. According to Riverhead Town Police, Jonathan D. Downing, 54, was arrested on March 9 and charged with driving while intoxicated following a traffic stop for failing to maintai


After Nearly Three Decades In Sag Harbor, La Superica Restaurant To Close

For some, it's a perfect margarita. Others, the shrimp enchilada suiza, or the nachos. The regulars who have frequented La Superica, the popular Mexican restaurant that has overlooked the bridge in Sag Harbor for nearly 30 years, always have their favorite menu or bar items that they can't wait to d


1 Man Shot, Another Punched In Face In Patchogue

One man was shot and another was punched in the face in Patchogue over the weekend, Suffolk Police say. The shooting occurred at 90 Maple Ave. at about 11:45 p.m. last Friday. Police say a man was shot in the torso. He was transported to Stony Brook University Hospital for treatment of serious inju


Southampton's Workforce Housing Lottery Unfolds Thursday

SOUTHAMPTON, NY - The dearth of affordable housing on the East End has left scores of young people forced to leave home to find work, and seniors struggling to stay in the communities where they've spent their lives. To that end, Southampton Town is offering a new workforce housing lottery, which ta


Teens Invited To Shed Light On Insidious Opioid Crisis

SOUTHAMPTON, NY - Southampton Town's Opioid Task Force Prevention Committee is continuing its quest to stem the escalating tide of addiction that is claiming the lives of a generation. To that end, the group will host a "Youth Work Session" on Friday, March 23 from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Greek


Pickup truck hits utility pole in Selden, Suffolk cops say

A pickup truck veered off the road and hit a utility pole Tuesday night in Selden, Suffolk County police said. The accident was reported at 9:47 p.m. on Hawkins Road near Magnolia Drive, police said. There were no serious injuries, police said. A pickup truck veered off the road and hit a utility po