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Man Indicted In DWI MV Crash That Killed Boy Scout - Politics / Government - Smithtown Matters - Online Local News about Smithtown, Kings Park, St James, Nesconset, Commack, Hauppauge, Ft. Salonga

– Suffolk County District Attorney Timothy D. Sini today announced the indictment of Thomas Murphy, 59, of Holbrook, in connection with a motor vehicle crash that occurred on September 30 in Manorville that caused the death of Andrew McMorris, 12, of Wading River.

SMITHTOWNMATTERS.COM - 2018-11-15 22:22:00

Crackdown on condiments: LI school district sets a two-packet limit

Last school year, the Eastport-South Manor district jettisoned use of pump dispensers for ketchup and other condiments. This week, the word went out to families that two 9-gram packets per meal is students' max for such stuff.

NEWSDAY - 2018-11-15 22:28:40

Rocky Point Seniors Commit To College Athletics

From Rocky Point Schools:Surrounded by proud family members, coaches and district administrators, four Rocky Point High School seniors put pen to paper this November as they took part in 2018 NCAA Signing Day.

PATCH - 2018-11-15 18:47:01

Witch, Be Gone! A Witch Trial Set In Long Island

In the year 1658, at the south fork of Long Island, there was a small fishing and farming settlement called Easthampton.

NEWYORKHISTORYBLOG.ORG - 2018-11-15 19:00:32

Brookhaven ditching single-stream recycling program

Supervisor Edward P. Romaine, in an interview at Brookhaven Town Hall, said the town had no choice but to cancel the single-stream program because customers would no longer purchase material that residents deposited together in a single bin. Such material produces "contamination" such as food stains

NEWSDAY - 2018-11-15 18:01:50

Police: Man killed in Patchogue chain-reaction crash

Investigators say he then hit a guardrail, side-swiped two other cars, then slammed head-on into a Ford Explorer.

NEWS 12 - 2018-11-15 10:52:00

Residents, officials frustrated by FAA helicopter forum, demand public hearing | RiverheadLOCAL

Teresa McKaskie of Mattituck, right, addresses three FAA staff members at the agency's forum in Riverhead Nov. 14. Photo: Denise Civiletti

RIVERHEADLOCAL.COM - 2018-11-15 13:30:52

Car Carrier Overturns on LIE Off-Ramp

The driver of the car carrier escaped with only minor injuries Wednesday afternoon. See more photos inside the story.HOLTSVILLE, NY –A tractor-trailer car carrier overturned on a Long Island Expressway off-ramp Wednesday afternoon.It happened just before 4 p.m. on the off-ramp from Express Drive Sou

PATCH - 2018-11-15 13:58:36

Saluting Veterans in Rocky Point

At Frank J. Carasiti Elementary School, second-graders gathered in the school's gymnasium to celebrate and honor local servicemen and women for their bravery and service to the country. After the nations' colors were presented by the member of the Rocky Point VFW Post 6249, the veterans in attendanc

PATCH - 2018-11-14 14:49:37

Fourteen arrested in massive law enforcement action in Riverhead early Wednesday morning | RiverheadLOCAL

FBI agents knocked on doors of guest rooms on the first floor of the hotel before 6:30 a.m. searching for a suspect, showing guests a photo of a man and asking if they’d seen him, according to one hotel guest who spoke on the condition of anonymity. The guest reported hearing a commotion in the hall

RIVERHEADLOCAL.COM - 2018-11-14 18:29:38

Man Sentenced In Crash That Killed 1, Injured 7: DA

SHIRLEY, NY — A Mastic man who was caught driving on drugs was sentenced to six to 18 years in prison after a fatal crash near Shirley on March 31, according to Suffolk County District Attorney Tim Sini.


Mastic Man Sentenced For DWI Drugs Fatal MV Crash - Local Matters - Smithtown Matters - Online Local News about Smithtown, Kings Park, St James, Nesconset, Commack, Hauppauge, Ft. Salonga

Peter Visconti Jr., 38, of Mastic,(CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y.) – Suffolk County District Attorney Timothy D. Sini today announced the sentencing of a man for killing one person and injuring seven others in a motor vehicle crash that occurred on the Long Island Expressway near Shirley on March 31.


Island Empanada to add Rocky Point location by next spring - GreaterPatchogue - greaterlongisland.com

Island Empanada, which has spaces in Medford and Ronkonkoma, is planning a third spot in Rocky Point. Owners say the new location at 29 Rocky Point Yaphank Road will open next spring.


Suffolk OTB reconsidering Medford casino plan

Suffolk County Regional Off-Track Betting Corp. put the site up for sale in 2016 after striking a deal to open a 1,000-terminal video lottery parlor at Jake's 58 Hotel & Casino in Islandia. Several deals to sell the Medford site have fallen through, Nolan said.


Suffolk Police charge Riverhead teen in Nov. 4 shooting in Calverton | RiverheadLOCAL

He is facing two counts of first-degree robbery, a class B felony, and one count of assault with intent to cause physical injury with a weapon, a class D felony, according to online court records.


Man wanted for shoplifting shrimp on Long Island

FARMINGVILLE, Suffolk County (WABC) --A man is wanted in Suffolk County for stealing shrimp from a grocery store, a lot of shrimp.The suspect stole 20 bags of shrimp from the Stop and Shop in Farmingville on North Ocean Avenue back on October 17th at approximately 9:30 p.m.The shrimp was valued at a


Arrest Made In The Sexual Assault Of Teenage Girl - Local Matters - Smithtown Matters - Online Local News about Smithtown, Kings Park, St James, Nesconset, Commack, Hauppauge, Ft. Salonga

Daniel Adum, 19, was arrested and charged with Criminal Sexual Act 1stDegree and Aggravated Sexual Abuse 2ndDegree. Adum will be arraigned today at First District Court in Central Islip.


Police Seeking Man Who Stole A Whole Lot of Shrimp

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers offers a cash reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest. Anyone with information can contact Suffolk County Crime Stoppers to submit an anonymous tip by calling 1-800-220-TIPS, texting "SCPD" and your message to "CRIMES" or by email at .

PATCH - 2018-11-14 11:48:01

Fatality In MV Crash On Northern Pkwy Exit 38 - Local Matters - Smithtown Matters - Online Local News about Smithtown, Kings Park, St James, Nesconset, Commack, Hauppauge, Ft. Salonga

On Tuesday November 13th, 2018 at approximately 6:43 A.M. a vehicle traveling eastbound on the Northern State Parkway east of exit 38 went off the roadway striking a tree. The driver (male) was deceased at the scene and the passenger (female) was taken to a local hospital. The roadway is back open


Police: Huntington Station Man Arrested After Allegedly Sexual Assaulting Teen on Street

Huntington, NY - November 13, 2018 -Suffolk County Police arrested aHuntington Stationman for the sexual assault of a 16-year-old female that occurred inHuntingtonon Sunday, November 11.