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Wehrheim suggests $1.5M tax levy hike, 2019 salary raises - TBR News Media

Supervisor Ed Wehrheim (R) presented his $109 million tentative budget for 2019 to the town council in a short meeting Oct. 5, on deadline under New York State Law. The proposed budget represents an increase of $4 million more than this year’s budget, with $1.5 million additional in the taxes levied


Watch: Ride along with ex-cop who fought MS-13 on LI

0:58Driver charged in fatal Boy Scout crash releases statement0:59Marines join hundreds of LI kids to kick off Toys for Tots0:53Babylon eyes gas station cleanups1:41Stony Brook Cancer Center's mobile mammography van1:10Drone video of devastation left in Mexico Beach1:57Gov. Scott: 'Hurricane was an


Colorful taco shop opens on LI

Tacos are filled with fried flounder, right, and shredded pork shoulder at Rock A Taco in Rockville Centre. Photo Credit: Newsday/Erica Marcus


Riverhead man murdered by homeless man at food cart in Queens - Riverhead News Review

A Riverhead man was stabbed to death following a dispute with a homeless man in Jackson Heights, Queens, according to Queens District Attorney Richard Brown.


Town set to work on Setauket Harbor area with state funds - TBR News Media

Sen. John Flanagan (R-East Northport) secured a $1 million grant from the state for the Town of Brookhaven in 2016 to be used to improve water quality in Setauket Harbor, which will also help clean out the pond slightly west of Se-Port Delicatessen on Route 25A and fix the dock on Shore Road. While


Tekashi 6ix9ine Returns To New York City After Overseas Trip: “The King Is Back”

“Im back in my fuckin’ city. Im back in my fuckin’ city. It’s my fuckin’ city,” Tekashi said in the clip as he hopped out his Chauffer’s vehicle in Manhattan. “Back in New York, King of New York, back in New York,” Tekashi adds. He reminds everyone that “the king is back” in the video’s caption.


Homeless Man Starts Fire At Duck Donuts: SCPD

HAUPPAUGE, NY - A homeless man was arrested after lighting a fire and damaging a Hauppauge business earlier this week, according to Suffolk Police.


Wingstop set to open in new retail center

Long Island might get its first crack at Wingstop’s chicken wings in the spring, but the Dallas-based chain isn’t talking.A planned Wingstop franchise will be among four businesses — the first confirmed tenants — headed to New Village Plaza, a shopping center under construction in the 1700 block of


Nassau County Police Officer Accused Of Exposing Himself To Women In Park On Long Island

EAST MEADOW, N.Y. (CBSNewYork)– A veteran Nassau County Police officer is under arrest, accused of exposing himself to women in a Long Island park.


Operator of limo company in crash that killed 20 in state police custody, lawyer says

Hussain has been the operator of the company as directed by the owner, Shahed Hussain, who is Nauman Hussain’s father. Shahed Hussain is out of the country but met with state police investigators for hours after the fatal wreck occurred,according to the Times Union.


Report details affordable housing shortage in Suffolk - TBR News Media

Dean Jones, a resident of the Concern for Independent Living facility in Amityville which is constructing a new project in Port Jeff Station, speaks during a press conference on affordable housing in Suffolk County Oct. 2 flanked on the left by Richard Koubek, chair of the Welfare to Work Commission


Man sentenced to prison for killing two on dirt bike

Christopher Bouchard pleaded guilty in August to the 2017 crash in North Bellport that killed the motorcycle's driver, Keenen King, and passenger Anthony Holmes-Garriques.


Man Shot, Critically Injured Outside Restaurant In Fairfield

FAIRFIELD, CT — A man was critically injured after apparently accidentally shooting himself outside of a restaurant in Fairfield on Tuesday night, according to police. An employee at Wings Over Fairfield, located at 2075 Black Rock Turnpike, called 911 shortly at about 9:07 p.m. to report a man was