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MS-13 member pleads guilty in murders of 4 men

Family members of victims four young men allegedly killed at the hands of the street gang MS-13 cry at the site where they were killed on Friday, April 14, 2017, behind a park on Clayton Street in Central Islip. Photo Credit: James Carbone

NEWSDAY - 2018-08-20 17:35:00

Port Jefferson Greek Festival celebrates 57 years of tradition - TBR News Media

Souvlaki, gyros, baklava, oh my! Is your mouth watering yet? Try all of these dishes and more as the Greek Orthodox Church of the Assumption in Port Jefferson celebrates its 57th annual Port Jefferson Greek Festival from Aug 23 through 26. This year’s event will feature carnival rides, traditional d

TBRNEWSMEDIA.COM - 2018-08-20 22:09:50

Woman Attempts to Withdraw Cash at Nesconset Bank Using Fake ID, Cops Say

Nesconset, NY - August 20, 2018 -Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Fourth Squad detectives are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate a woman who used fake identification in an attempt to withdraw funds from a bank.

LONGISLAND.COM - 2018-08-20 10:44:00

LIRR: Person struck, fatally injured by train

An unauthorized person on the tracks near Southampton Station was struck and fatally injured by a Long Island Rail Road train early Monday, officials said.The person was struck at 1:45 a.m. by the 1 a.m. train from Montauk to Babylon and was declared dead at a hospital, a railroad spokeswoman said.T

NEWSDAY - 2018-08-20 14:42:25

SCPD: Man Found Unresponsive in East Northport Swimming Pool

East Northport, NY - August 20, 2018 -Suffolk County Police Homicide Squad detectives are investigating the death of a man who was found unresponsive in a swimming pool inEast Northporton Sunday, August 19.

LONGISLAND.COM - 2018-08-20 10:24:00

Baby Shark dance craze sweeps LI

Lily Alderson, 5, of East Meadow, demonstrates a move from the Baby Shark dance. Photo Credit: Elizabeth Alderson

NEWSDAY - 2018-08-20 10:00:00

Arrests made in two stolen motor vehicle cases

The arrests stem from a time when the town was experiencing a rash of stolen cars. In almost all of the cases, the cars were left unlocked, with the keys or key fob inside the vehicles.


Tragic End For Father And Son Swept Down Neversink River During Upstate Rafting Trip

“It’s always been a search effort, until a body is recovered then it becomes a recovery,” said New York State Police Captain Jennifer Gottstine. “We were all holding out home that it would be a positive result in the search.”

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-08-20 17:10:51

Man found dead in Long Island swimming pool

A man was found dead in his swimming pool in Suffolk County on Saturday, police said.Lewis Conte, 63, was found dead in his backyard pool on Franconia Road in East Northport at about 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, authorities said.Someone saw Conte not moving in the pool and called 911, police said. A physi

NEW YORK POST - 2018-08-19 14:26:24

Southampton Blotter: Hampton Bays man arrested for drug possession - Riverhead News Review

Kyle Camberdella, 27, was pulled over on Flanders Road after an officer observed his vehicle parked at an abandoned building near a known wooded drug area, officials said.

RIVERHEAD NEWS-REVIEW - 2018-08-19 10:00:49

Defense attorney: DWI charge against Riverhead man who struck child Aug. 4 to be dropped by district attorney | RiverheadLOCAL

The Riverhead man accused of driving while intoxicated after an accident on Lewis Street Aug. 4 that seriously injured a five-year-old boy was not intoxicated or impaired at the time of the accident, results of a blood test taken after the crash show, according to the man’s attorney.

RIVERHEADLOCAL.COM - 2018-08-19 15:21:48

Wow House: Million-Dollar Custom Built Home On Cul-De-Sac

Address:165 Bergen Ave, Babylon, New YorkPrice: $1,295,000Square Feet:Bedrooms: 3Bathrooms: 4 Full and 1 Half BathsBuilt: 2012Features: Custom Built 2012 Colonial All Brick 4500 Sq Ft Living Space 3 Large Bedroom 4 Full Baths Igp Solar Heated 2 Zone Heating 1 For Each Room Radiant Heat In A Cul De S

PATCH - 2018-08-19 13:00:00

Man Struck By Lightning On Long Island Dies

KINGS PARK, NY – A man struck by lightning at a Long Island park Saturday evening has died, sources told Patch.

PATCH - 2018-08-19 02:22:29

Letters: Nassau LIRR riders pay more per mile

I read the musings of Mitchell Pally, Suffolk County’s board member to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority, about how Long Island Rail Road fare increases would be unfair for Suffolk communities because their median income is $12,000 less than in Nassau County [“MTA official: Spare Suffolk,” N

NEWSDAY - 2018-08-19 15:00:00

SUFFOLK CLOSEUP - By 2050 Oceans Will Have More Plastic Than Fish - Suffolk County Newsworthy - Smithtown Matters - Online Local News about Smithtown, Kings Park, St James, Nesconset, Commack, Hauppauge, Ft. Salonga

Suffolk Legislator Kara Hahn last month joined with environmentalists and the county’s Single Use Plastic Reduction Task Force in calling for Suffolk to “declare independence” from plastic straws. Given the name “Strawless Suffolk,” it is an important campaign considering, as Ms. Hahn noted, “Every

SMITHTOWNMATTERS.COM - 2018-08-19 22:01:00

Boy Scout Troop 94 in Wading River honors five with Eagle Scout title - Riverhead News Review

This year, that number was five. The latest scouts to achieve the highest rank available were honored last Sunday; an additional seven scouts were awarded Eagle Scout rank in December, according to scoutmaster Frederick Stumm.

RIVERHEAD NEWS-REVIEW - 2018-08-19 10:00:42

Officials ID man struck by lightning

George Gorman, deputy regional director of New York State Parks, identified the 32-year-old victim on Sunday.

NEWSDAY - 2018-08-19 19:36:22

5 Long Island Homes Under $500,000 For Sale

For those who can't afford the multi-million dollar homes on the Hamptons or Gold Coast, here is a list of 10 homes on Long Island under $500,000.

PATCH - 2018-08-19 20:28:25

Man Dies In Patchogue Bay

According to Suffolk Police, James Melocoton, of Farmingville, was boating with friends in the bay when he and another person jumped off the boat to go swimming around 1:10 a.m.


2-Year-Old Girl Drowns In Long Island Pool

EAST ISLIP, NY – A 2-year-old girl drowned in a backyard pool on Long Island Friday evening, police said.