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Saving Long Island’s Lake Ronkonkoma
Lake Ronkonkoma on Long Island had hit rock bottom by 2016. The once famous resort area had become a dumping ground for garbage, construction waste and worse. To clean it up, to restore it to the natural conditions enjoyed by visitors and residents of centuries past, would be a historic rennovation
Wow House: $624K Colonial in Lake Ronkonkoma
LAKE RONKONKOMA, NY -- This Wow House is new having been built in 2008, and has four bedrooms perfect for a family. Features: 3712 Square Foot Colonial Tucked Away In A Private Area Of Lake Ronkonkoma. 4 Bedrooms, 3 Full Baths, Beautiful Hardwood Floors, Crown Molding, Freshly Painted, Large Rooms T
Missing: Have You Seen This Area College Student Or His Car?
A 20-year-old college student from the area has gone missing and authorities are asking for the public's help in locating him. Michael McLaughlin, of Cornwall in Orange County, attends Stony Brook University in Suffolk County on Long Island.
Hauppauge law firm turns into toy store for family holiday giveaways
Sally Brody of Mastic says she knows no greater feeling than when her children open their gifts on Christmas morning and declare, “Mommy, this is exactly what I wanted.” Thanks to a Hauppauge law firm’s annual toy giveaway on Sunday, Brody and more than 200 other Long Island families will provide Ch
Deer Park landowner applies to tear down houses, build grocery store
The Town of Babylon is considering an application to demolish two houses on a residential parcel on Bay Shore Road in Deer Park and build a new grocery store. Eneyet Chawdhury, the owner of the parcel at the northwest corner of Bay Shore and Commack roads in Deer Park, plans to build an 8,430-square
Cops: Ride service driver charged with sexually abusing passenger
The Lyft driver was charged with two counts of first-degree sexual abuse. A ride service driver has been arrested on charges he sexually abused a passenger early Sunday morning in Central Islip, Suffolk police said.
Multi-Family Long Island Homes On The Market
Want to make a few extra bucks by renting out part of your home? Or maybe you want a separate place for your adult child to live without them actually moving out. Either way, here are some Long Island homes on the market that can legally house more than one family.
Police: Suffolk man with 65 license suspensions caught in stolen car
Police say 65 license suspensions didn't stop a North Lindenhurst man from getting behind the wheel. Oscar Ronquillo was pulled over Friday morning in West Babylon. Police say he was driving a stolen Honda when they spotted him on Fulton Street.
5 New Properties For Sale In The Three Village Area
THREE VILLAGE, NY — On the hunt for a new home, and want to get a better feel for what's available near you? Perhaps you could use some assistance in your search? Not to fear! To save you some time, we've got an up-to-date batch of new listings nearby.
Man Charged With DWI After Striking Pedestrian: Police
EAST PATCHOGUE, NY – A man was arrested on a DWI charge after he struck a pedestrian with his minivan Saturday evening in East Patchogue, police said. According to police, 27-year-old Darwin Lopez was crossing East Main Street at Evergreen Avenue when he was struck by an eastbound 2003 Dodge Caravan
Shopping with a twist of history this holiday season in the Three Village area
There are plenty of places in the historic Three Village community and surrounding areas that give a sense of place. The upcoming Christmas and winter holiday are good times to purchase a few of the wonderful gifts and books about the local area and to pay a relaxing visit to a few not-for-profit sh
Smithtown reviewing options after town garbage contractor indicted
Smithtown continues to employ a garbage-collection company indicted in November on state charges of falsely billing the town hundreds of thousands of dollars for garbage picked up from elsewhere on Long Island.
5 New Properties For Sale In The Smithtown Area
SMITHTOWN, NY — On the hunt for a new home, and want to get a better feel for what's available near you? Perhaps you could use some assistance finding the perfect place for you and your loved ones? Thanks to our weekly list of new homes in your area, you can stay on top of the scene.
Deer Park Building Goes Up In Flames.
I was woken by several exploring this morning. Looked out my back window to see flames and black smoke. A building on Long Island Ave behind Astro Masonry & Supply was fully engulfed in flames.
My mom’s medical emergency became a hospital horror show
I was visiting home last Tuesday night and was just leaving when my mother, Phylis Corso, came home from work early. She told me she thought she was having a heart attack and needed to go to the hospital.
Holtsville Man Gets Max Sentence In Cop-Dragging Incident
The Holtsville who dragged a police officer with his car at a traffic stop was sentenced to the maximum 1 1/3 to 4 years in prison for driving while intoxicated, officials said.
Man charged with vehicular manslaughter after fatal Nesconset crash, DA says
Authorities said Jesse Santucci was driving a 2018 Audi on Rosevale Avenue on Sept. 29 when he struck Kevin Hartnett, 26, who was walking northbound on the shoulder of the road at the time.
Officer Shoots, Kills Suicidal Man During Confrontation: Cops
SHIRLEY, NY — A suicidal man was shot and killed by a police officer during a confrontation in Shirley Saturday afternoon, authorities said. Suffolk County Police said homicide squad detectives are investigating the police-involved shooting, which involved Seventh Precinct police officers that respo
New York State Police join Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign
The New York State Police announce they will participate in the national "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" initiative. The campaign started Thursday, December 13, and runs through the holidays until Tuesday, January 1, 2019.
Investigators: Man ran ecstasy 'cook lab' out of Mastic home
Federal officials say an intercepted package led them to uncover a "cook lab" inside a Mastic home that was being used to produce ecstasy. Teams with Homeland Security Investigations, Suffolk police and other agencies descended on the Roda Drive home on Friday, with some officers in hazmat suits. Ph