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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
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Man knocks out hospital doctor with kick to the face, sets bet sheets on fire: Nassau County police
EAST MEADOW, NY — A 56-year-old hospital patient knocked out his doctor, punched a Nassau University Medical Center safety officer and then set his bet sheets on fire, police said.
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.
Long Island beaches reopen after hypodermic needles washed ashore
Authorities ask that anyone who comes in contact with any hazardous materials, like hypodermic needles, to call 911. Officers will be sent immediately to get rid of the sharp objects.
Husband, Wife Dead in Murder-Suicide on Long Island: Police
When officers arrived, they found Patrick Myrthil, 31, and Tertue Gregoire, 30, dead at the scene, according to police.
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
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.
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.
Cops: Man drove intoxicated with son in back seat
Rocael Culajay, 42, of Roosevelt, was arrested Sunday by Nassau County police and charged with aggravated driving while intoxicated with a child under 15 years old under Leandra's Law. Photo Credit: NCPD
Officials Close Beach On Long Island After 'Dozens' Of Used Hypodermic Needles Wash Ashore
If you come in contact with any hazardous materials, including hypodermic needles, officials advise calling 9-1-1 so police can immediately remove the items.
Cops: Elmont man fatally shoots wife, then himself
Police said Patrick Myrthil, 31, of Elmont, fatally shot his wife Tertue Gregoire, 30, and then turned the gun on himself. (Credit: Newsday / Stefanie Dazio)
Trio joins to give free supplies, haircuts to students
Hair stylist Natalyn Obey, left, 30, gives Jelisabeth, 5, a free haircut at a giveaway event for Long Island students in Freeport on Saturday. Photo Credit: Yeong-Ung Yang
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.
Severe Thunderstorms Possible On Long Island
Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms will move through the region late this afternoon into evening. A few of these storms could be strong to severe with isolated damaging wind gusts. In addition,areas of minor urban and poor drainage flooding are likely, with localized flash flooding possibl
West Islip School Calendar 2018-19: First Day Of School, Vacation
WEST ISLIP, NY — The first day of School in West Islip is September 4 — and whether you and the kids are looking forward to the new school year or are dreading the end of summer, you'll want to mark the dates on your calendar ASAP. The West Islip School District has released its 2018-2019 calendar f
Store owner sentenced for selling K2 drug
A Medford store owner was sentenced Friday in federal court in Central Islip for selling K2, an illegal drug that is also known as synthetic marijuana and “spice,” officials said.
Town: Beach closed after medical waste washes up
About 50 to 60 items of medical waste, including more than 30 hypodermic needles, washed up Friday evening in a section of beach between Ohio Avenue in Long Beach and Clayton Avenue in East Atlantic Beach.
Man Kills His Wife, Then Himself In Nassau: Police
ELMONT, NY – A man fatally shot his wife and then turned the gun on himself Saturday morning in Elmont, Nassau Police said.
Two Arrests Made in Connection With Farmingdale LIRR Station Mugging, Cops Say
Farmingdale, NY - August 17, 2018 -Second Squad detectives report the arrest of anEast Patchoguewoman and aBay Shoreman for a Robbery that occurred on Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at 11:35 p.m. at the Long Island Railroad Station inFarmingdale.