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Cops: Middle Island man killed in LIE crash

A Middle Island man was killed in a crash Saturday night on the Long Island Expressway in Melville, Suffolk County police said.The victim, 55, was driving a 2011 Hyundai at about 11:15 p.m. westbound between Exits 50 and 49 when the vehicle veered off the road and into woods near the north service r

NEWSDAY - 2018-06-24 12:52:39

LI company will drive you home in your own car

Late Night Chauffeurs' appeal is simple: "It all comes down to, people want their car in the driveway in the morning," a co-founder says.

NEWSDAY - 2018-06-24 12:55:40

Bronx teen slaying: Gang leader reportedly apologizes to family, says killers had the wrong man

A gang leader may have claimed responsibility and apologized following thebrutal slayingof Bronx teenager Lesandro Guzman-Feliz outside a bodega earlier this week.A group of men dragged Guzman-Feliz, 15, from the store and stabbed him multiple times Wednesday. After the perpetrators left the scene,

NEWSWEEK - 2018-06-24 08:53:21

Police: Woman arrested in Glen Cove drug bust

Marijuana and other drugs, cash and paraphernalia that police said was seized in a Glen Cove house search Friday. Vicki M. Goldberg, 52, was charged, police said. Photo Credit: Glen Cove Police Department

NEWSDAY - 2018-06-23 15:45:00

Southampton Blotter: Sound Beach man arrested for marijuana possession - Riverhead News Review

Michael Corr, 23, was found with more than 25 grams of marijuana, police said. He was charged with fifth-degree criminal possession of marijuana, police said.

RIVERHEAD NEWS-REVIEW - 2018-06-24 10:03:26

'Thousands Of Ticks' Blowing Around On Local Beach

MASTIC BEACH, NY — If it's summer it must be ticks: One resident who headed out to Smith Point County Park in Shirley got more than they bargained for on Friday."Be sure to bring your bug spray if you have beach plans today," said a post on theLong Island Economy Facebook page.According to the post,

PATCH - 2018-06-22 21:14:26

2 Hurt In Overturn Melville Crash

The Melville Fire Department responded to the scene with an ambulance, engine, first responder, paramedic unit and fire police. Units were under the direction of Assistant Chiefs Bill Schmitt and Jason Bernfeld, according to PIO Steve Silverman.

PATCH - 2018-06-23 20:57:21

NYPD Releases New Video Of Suspects In Bronx Machete Attack That Left Teen Dead

In the Bronx on 6/20, 15-yr-old Junior Guzman-Feliz was fatally stabbed by the men in the photo (on right). He was never going to give up on his dream of being an NYPD detective & WE’LL NEVER GIVE UP ON HIM. Help us get#JusticeForJuniorYou can anonymously call 800-577-TIPS.pic.twitter.com/0gVAMfmC7f

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-06-23 16:41:06

3 Shinnecock men sue DEC, Suffolk DA over fishing rights

Three fishermen from the Shinnecock Indian Nation have sued the state Department of Environmental Conservation and the Suffolk District Attorney’s office, seeking relief from what they term a “pattern of criminal prosecutions” against tribal members exercising their native fishing rights.In the fede

NEWSDAY - 2018-06-24 11:00:00

Opioid Activist Drops 800-Pound Heroin Spoon In From Of Purdue Pharma’s HQ

Fernando Luis Alvarez, the owner of an art gallery in Stamford, Conn., placed the spoon in the vehicle drop-off sectionoutside the company’s corporate headquartersin an effort to draw attention to the national opioid epidemic, which many argue was ignited by the irresponsible marketing practices of

THE DAILY CALLER - 2018-06-23 15:46:00

9 Fire Departments Battle Blaze At Central Islip Home

CENTRAL ISLIP, NY - A Central Islip home was severely damaged after a fire broke out on Friday morning, according to the Central Islip Fire Department.


New Latin restaurant opens on LI

When chef Juan Alvarado moved from El Salvador to Texas at age 16, he soon began working in restaurants, eventually as a pastry chef. Later, on Long Island, he notched time in the kitchens of Mediterranean Manor in Patchogue and Mario's Italian Restaurant in East Setauket, among others.That patchwor

NEWSDAY - 2018-06-23 12:00:00

Jamaican Eatery Returns To Wyandanch After 6 Year Absence

"The town asked us to return," owner Lorraine Kennedy toldNewsday, "and now we're just around the corner from where we used to be."


Women Wanted For Huntington Supermarket Theft: PD

According to authorities, the women stole assorted groceries from Stop & Shop, located at 1100 Jericho Turnpike, on Wednesday, June 6 at 2:50 p.m.


4 more Suffolk beaches closed due to bacteria

Four more beaches were closed in Suffolk, almost doubling the number where swimming has been barred due to high levels of bacteria, county health officials said Friday.

NEWSDAY - 2018-06-22 22:41:52

Smithtown resident’s flag given to Donald Trump

Panico in the weeks after 9/11 drove from his Smithtown deli to Ground Zero, where he provided free food to responders, including one who gave him a flag that flew on one of the surrounding buildings.


Revolver Stolen During North Bay Shore Burglary

NORTH BAY SHORE, NY - A North Bay Shore home was burglarized earlier this week, according to Suffolk Police.


4 Hurt, 3 Seriously, In Long Island Expressway Crash

HOLTSVILLE, NY – Four people were injured, three seriously, in a crash on the Long Island Expressway Thursday night, Suffolk Police said.


Man Stole Vacuum From Commack Store: Police

COMMACK, NY - Police are looking for a man who stole merchandise from a Commack store last month.The man (pictured above) stole a Dyson vacuum from Lowes on 100 Express Drive North, on May 23 at 2:30 p.m.He was seen fleeing in a newer white Hyundai sedan.The stolen merchandise is worth a total of $4


North Shore residents get batty about bats at Smithtown Historical Society event - TBR News Media

And the turnout was impressive as residents of all ages embraced the batty subject and enjoyed a wonderful educational evening. Participants were able to ask questions, had the opportunity to see a bat specimen up close and learned about the different styles of bat houses before assembling one of th