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Service Monday for Carbon Monoxide Victim
Services are scheduled Monday for the man who died of an apparent carbon monoxide leak Thursday in Melville. Stephen Yancofski, 55, was found unconscious in his home on Scott Drive. He was later pronounced dead. His wife, Kyriaki Bouziotas, was taken to Nassau University Medical Center for treatment
Long Island mom warns daughter not to come home before apparent murder-suicide
BELLMORE, Long Island (WABC) -- A 50-year-old woman was killed Thursday night in what authorities believe is a murder-suicide on Long Island. Police say Dawn Kelly was found with a gunshot wound to the chest in the master bedroom of her home on Thomas Place in Bellmore just before 8:30 p.m.
Retired Suffolk County lieutenant accused of hit-and-run involving Nassau County officer
WESTBURY, Long Island (WABC) -- A retired Suffolk County Police lieutenant is accused of a hit-and-run involving a Nassau County Police sergeant. Authorities say the incident began last Friday afternoon when William Hasper was pulled over on Old Country Road in Westbury for motor vehicle violations.
Ones to Watch: Real Estate, Architecture, Engineering & Construction
Greg Batista, who joined the Jericho office of commercial real estate firm Ripco Real Estate in 2015, was recently appointed an associate board member of the Commercial Industrial Brokers Society of Long Island. Before joining Ripco, Batista was a vice president at Sabre Real Estate Group. His resum
SECOND BILLBOARD: Group Trolls Ocasio-Cortez With Another Billboard
Job Creators Network, the group behind a New York City billboard criticizing socialist Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY), trolled the 29-year-old congresswoman with a second billboard after she lashed out at the group's first billboard.
Both sides rest in Mangano corruption retrial case
Testimony ended Thursday in the federal trial of former Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano and his wife, Linda, after a series of witnesses took the stand over five weeks. Both prosecutors and defense attorneys rested their cases after jurors returned to the courtroom in Central Islip after a lu
Nassau DA: MS-13 Member Pleads Guilty to Three Attempted Murders, Sexual Assault of a Child
Mineola, NY - February 22, 2019 - Nassau County District Attorney announced that a Hempstead MS-13 member who was arrested in March 2017 for attempting to murder three people, including a two-year-old child he sexually assaulted, pleaded guilty to the entire grand jury indictment yesterday and is ex
Wow House: Stunning Oyster Bay Home With Movie Theater And Gym
SYOSSET, NY -- This beautiful $2.3 million Wow House has a stunning in-ground pool, a movie theater and gym. Features: Gated Entry Leads To This Classic Colonial Set On 2.78 Acres Of Lawn, Gardens, Tennis Court, Putting Green, Sparkling Pool & Terrace. Traditional Layout Has Lovely Entertaining Room
Suffolk Police Issue Alert for Missing Huntington Station Teen
Huntington Station, NY - February 22, 2019 - Suffolk County Police Second Squad detectives are seeking the public's help to locate a teen that went missing earlier this month. Dennis Perez-Aguilar, 15, of 18 East 20th St., was last seen in Huntington Station, on February 14. Perez-Aguilar is 5 feet
Scam Nassau Tax Company To Pay Back Victims
A scam tax exemption business based in Nassau County will have to replay everyone that it scammed, coughing up nearly $1 million in a settlement that was announced by New York Attorney General Letitia James on Thursday.
Hicksville HS Authors Pen Success
HICKSVILLE, NY - From Hicksville School District: Congratulations to Hicksville High School students Lillian Aljada, Rawan Mohamed and Isabella Weber who are recipients of Quill Awards, sponsored by Adelphi University as part of its annual Press Day event held on Feb. 6. Isabella won first place in
To Stop Gang Violence, Nassau County Detectives and African American Ministers Join Together
Freeport, NY - February 22, 2019 - On Thursday, February 21, John Wighaus, President of the Nassau County Detectives Association, called on the community to support his department’s efforts to protect Nassau County from gang violence. Wighaus spoke to an assembly of church leaders from Long Island a
Nassau Police Investigating Apparent Murder/Suicide
Nassau County police are investigating an apparent murder/suicide that happened in Bellmore Thursday night. According to police, officers responded to a call at 8:22 p.m. for injured people at a home on Thomas Place in Bellmore. When they arrived, they found a 50-year-old woman and a 54-year-old man
Husband Kills Self, Longtime Wife With Shotgun in NY Home; Daughter Finds Their Bodies
A Long Island husband shot and killed his decades-long wife in their home -- and the couple's 21-year-old daughter was the one who found their bodies, police say. Nassau County police said Friday that Douglas Kelly, 54, murdered his 50-year-old wife Dawn with a shotgun in their Bellmore home the nig
Caught on camera: Brutal attack at Huntington Station Burger King
A brutal attack was caught on camera last month outside the Burger King on New York Avenue in Huntington Station. In the video, six young men can be seen punching and kicking the victim, who is lying on the ground. At one point, an attacker jumps and stomps his feet into the victim’s head.
Copiague Man Attempted to Bribe State Police During DWI Arrest, Officials Report
Oyster Bay, NY - February 22, 2019 - On Friday, February 22, 2019, at approximately 1:40 a.m., Johnny Rajkumar, age 20, of Copiague was driving westbound on the Southern State Parkway near exit 31 in town of Oyster Bay, Nassau County and was stopped for multiple vehicle and traffic violations.
Detectives investigating homicide in Bellmore, police say
Homicide detectives were at a Thomas Place address in Bellmore late Thursday to investigate a homicide, officials said. Police said at about 10:30 p.m. that detectives were looking into the death at a location in Bellmore but declined to release more details.
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.
A Long Island City landlord has been accused of paying people to protest against Amazon after it canceled its New York HQ2
Earlier this month, a Long Island City landlord launched a protest against Amazon after it announced plans to pull its HQ2 project from Queens, New York. The boycott, which took place outside an Amazon Books store near Herald Square, was supposed to include fellow angry Queens residents.
Long Island Concerts & Events February 22-24
Joe DeGuardia’s STAR Boxing presents the latest rumble in Huntington. The Paramount, 370 New York Ave., Huntington, paramountny.com $50-$200. 7:30 p.m. Feb. 22. After Bob Marley’s untimely death in 1981, his backing band, The Wailers, continued on, performing his soul-satisfying tunes to audiences a