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Self-Proclaimed MS-13 Gang Members Rob Cabbie on Long Island: Police

Two men who admitted to being MS-13 gang members were arrested after they robbed a cabbie on Long Island, police said. Jeremy Jones, 27, and Jose Molina, 20, were both charged with first-degree robbery and second-degree criminal possession of a weapon. The two men from Queens robbed the taxi driver


Suffolk accepts $187M bid for bay wastewater-pipe project

In March, crews are set to start work that will include tunneling deep under the Great South Bay and putting in new outfall pipes to carry wastewater. Suffolk County has accepted a $187.78 million bid to bury new outfall pipe beneath the Great South Bay that will span 14,000 feet to the Bergen Poin

NEWSDAY - 2018-01-17 00:11:09

O'beehave Naturals in Babylon, perfume line Lurk among LI's eco-friendly beauty retailers

Two things to know about Jeanine Schappert-Longo: She's a talker. And she hates plastic. So when she started hearing people complaining in grocery checkout lines about Suffolk County's new five-cent charge for plastic bags, well, she couldn't help herself. "Of course, I had to jump into conversation

NEWSDAY - 2018-01-16 21:07:00

Babylon OKs $36G raise for town attorney, comptroller, staff chief

The pay hikes boost their annual salaries to $145,000 and are among $188,000 in salary increases for nonunion employees that the board authorized on Jan. 2 at its first meeting of the year. The Babylon Town Board authorized $36,000 raises for three top officials in a 5-0 vote with no discussion at a

NEWSDAY - 2018-01-16 22:29:47

MS-13 members arrested in Copiague taxicab holdup, police say

Suffolk County authorities arrested two "self-admitted MS-13 gang members" Friday night after police said they robbed a taxicab driver in Copiague. The robbery happened at 8:50 p.m. in the 500 block of Oak Street, police said in a news release. Police said Jeremy Jones, 27, of Queens and Jose Molin


Long Island man makes Disney-inspired art from electrical tape

Matthew Magilavy, 29, of Syosset, shows off his artwork at the Seaford Public Library, on Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018. Photo Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr. Auto parts stores aren't generally known for their artistic value, but that's what Matthew Magilavy found when he first stepped into one

NEWSDAY - 2018-01-15 14:49:00

Long Blockchain announces plan to merge with UK tech firm

Long Blockchain Corp., the Farmingdale iced tea producer that in December refocused on the technology behind bitcoin, Tuesday announced a plan to merge with Stater Blockchain Limited, a financial technology company based in the United Kingdom. Long Blockchain said it signed a letter of intent for an

NEWSDAY - 2018-01-16 15:20:50

Charter school for grades K-2 expected to open in Uniondale this fall

The Academy Charter School's middle school in Hempstead, and a view of the Academy's high school being built on Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018. Photo Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr. A charter school for 175 students in kindergarten through second grade is expected to open in Uniondale in Septemb

NEWSDAY - 2018-01-16 01:47:19

Earlville woman dies in fire in farmhouse

EARLVILLE - An early morning house fire in rural Earlville claimed the life of Mary L. Kinney, 72, according to a press release from La Salle County Coroner William Wujek and the La Salle County Sheriff's Office. Earlville Fire Chief Larry Todd said the fire was reported in a farmhouse near East 135

NEWS TRIBUNE - 2018-01-16 17:21:00

Man charged with armed robbery of Machesney Park gas station

MACHESNEY PARK - A man has been charged in the armed robbery Thursday at the Mobil gas station, 8200 N. Second St. David M. Baney, 32, of Machesney Park, was identified as the suspect on Saturday and a warrant was issued for his arrest. On Tuesday, he was arrested after detectives with the Sheriff's

ROCKFORD REGISTER-STAR - 2018-01-16 23:27:04

Peace Road north of Route 64 reopens after rush-hour crashes

SYCAMORE - Peace Road north of state Route 64 has been re-opened after slick roads caused multiple crashes and sent cars off the road Tuesday morning, DeKalb County Deputy Chief Andy Sullivan said. The passageway was closed about 8:15 a.m. Tuesday as first responders arrived at the scene of several

DAILY CHRONICLE - 2018-01-16 16:25:24

Rockford police: A shooting? Yes. A home invasion? Maybe not

ROCKFORD - A shooting that injured a toddler last week was initially called a home invasion, but now police are saying that may not be the case. Police on Thursday were told a man forced his way into a home in the 800 block of Concord Avenue and fired a handgun. The toddler was struck but not seriou

ROCKFORD REGISTER-STAR - 2018-01-16 23:44:00

Police question details after Rockford toddler shot

Rockford Police say they are questioning details about an incident in which a Rockford toddler was shot. On Thursday, Jan. 11, Rockford Police responded to the 800 block of Concord Avenue in reference to a home invasion. When they arrived, they were told that an unknown black male suspect armed wit

13 WREX-TV - 2018-01-17 02:40:00

City of Rockford names manager for domestic violence and human trafficking office

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) - The city of Rockford names a manager for the Office of Domestic Violence and Human Trafficking Prevention. Jennifer Cacciapaglia will start her new position with the city on Jan. 22. Cacciapaglia co-founded the Rockford Alliance Against Sexual Exploitation, raising awareness

WIFR - 2018-01-16 20:48:00

House fire in Rockford displaces a family of three

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) - A fire started early this morning in a home in the 4200 block of Ostrander Road on the city's east side. The two adults and one child that live in the residence were able to evacuate safely. The home is unlivable for the time being. Cherry Valley, New Milford, North Park and

WIFR - 2018-01-16 13:17:00

Big Game Big TV Giveaway - WREX.com - Rockford's News Leader

Starting Tuesday, enter the 13 WREX contest to win a 65" Samsung Ultra HDTV from Primetime Audio/Video in Rockford. To win, watch 13 News Today from 6 a.m. to 7 a.m. weekdays until Friday, Jan. 26, and listen for the word of the day. Once you know the word of the day, go to the 13 WREX Facebook pag

13 WREX-TV - 2018-01-16 01:21:00

Syracuse man rejects 20 years to life in murder of man shot in back last Easter

Syracuse, NY -- A Syracuse man accused of shooting a murder victim in the back today rejected a plea that would have sent him to prison for 20 years to life. Jovon McGloun, 24, was offered the chance today to accept or reject the plea with trial scheduled for later this month. McGloun was charged a

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-16 17:09:08

Cop Logs: Sheriff's Office 01/16/2018

On 1/2/18 at 11:33 a.m., Vincent J. Walcutt, 25, of 4675 SR 104, Bldg. 366, Oswego, was charged with AUO, 3rd degree; No License and License Plate Violation following a traffic stop on SR 104 in the town of New Haven. Mr. Walcutt is scheduled to answer the charges on 1/18/18 in the Town of New Have

OSWEGOCOUNTYTODAY.COM - 2018-01-16 16:13:29

Teen Charged With Felony Rape

OSWEGO - On Saturday, Jan. 13 at 8:02 a.m., Sheriff's Deputies arrested Aryan C. Labarge, 16, of 1452 CR 12, Central Square. He was charged with first-degree rape, a class B felony and endangering the welfare of a child, a class A misdemeanor. The arrest stems from the investigation into an incident

OSWEGOCOUNTYTODAY.COM - 2018-01-16 16:19:40

Attorney warns city fire dispute could last much longer than hoped

WATERTOWN - The bitter contract dispute between the city and the firefighters' union could last much longer than the year deadline that City Council members hope. Syracuse attorney Nathaniel Lambright, who is representing the Watertown Professional Fire Fighters Association Local 191, warned on Tues

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2018-01-17 01:51:00