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6 children dead, 12 others infected in 'severe' viral outbreak at NJ facility: Health Department
NEW JERSEY - Six pediatric patients are dead and 12 others sick due to a "severe" viral outbreak at a facility in New Jersey, the Department of Health said in a statement Tuesday. The department confirmed 18 cases of adenovirus among pediatric residents at the Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabili
Killer Gives I-Team Clue in NY Woman's 2007 Murder Mystery
Trucchio, currently serving time in a Florida prison for Hatzakorzian's murder, contacted the I-Team through his attorney. He would end up sharing a map that he said would lead investigators to Hatzakorzian's remains in New York.
Teen Reported Missing From Brentwood Outreach Facility: NCPD
BRENTWOOD, NY - A teen was reported missing from the Outreach facility in Brentwood on Monday night, according to Nassau Police.According to detectives, 15-year-old Josseline Murillo was reported missing by her parents who reside in Westbury.Murillo lives at the facility on 400 Crooked Hill Road.She
Massapequa Park Woman Overdoses on Heroin with Two-Month Old Daughter in Vehicle, Cops Say
Massapequa, NY - October 23, 2018 -The Nassau County Police Department reports the arrest of aMassapequa Parkwoman for Endangering the Welfare of a Child on Monday, October 22, 2018 at 2:44 p.m. inMassapequa.
Family-style Italian spot opens third LI location
The third branch of Steve's Piccola Bussola, the family-style restaurant serving Italian-American favorites, has opened in Hauppauge.The original Steve's Piccola Bussola is in Westbury; the second, in Syosset. Steve's Piccola Bussola III is in the former address of Cafe La Strada on Wheeler Road in
SCPA: Brentwood Woman Charged with Animal Cruelty After Withholding Medical Care from Her Dog
Brentwood, NY - October 23, 2018 -Detectives with theSuffolk County SPCAcharged aBrentwoodwoman with animal cruelty on Monday, October 22th, 2018.
Long Island businessman, philanthropist Charles Wang dies at 74 - The Island Now
Charles Wang of the New York Islanders poses for a portrait on Sept. 15, 2003 at Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Getty Images)
Sources: 2 Caught in Miami in Killing of NYC Man at Theater
What to KnowPolice say they've arrested two men in Miami, wanted in the shooting death of man an in front of a movie theater in Queens on Oct. 1The suspects are among four masked men who argued with the victim inside a strip club, followed him in a car, then shot himThe victim, Jaquan Campbell, was
Babylon Town officially opens its much-anticipated Amityville facility - GreaterBabylon - greaterlongisland.com
The new facility — which,according to Newsdaycost nearly $10 million and was five years in the making — features more space, upgraded animal housing, and improved air conditioning to prevent the spread of disease.
LI hotel to lay off staff of 80 for renovation, rebranding
The property, which has been used as a hotel for around 30 years, "needs some major renovations," an official at the franchise owner said.
Drunken van driver who rammed teen gets 15 years in prison
Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas said Suarez and six friends were in a shopping center parking lot last Oct. 27 when DeJesus drove by, made a U-turn and "maliciously" drove toward the teens, hitting Suarez.
Nassau Police Investigating Fatal Vehicular Accident in Bellmore
Bellmore, NY - October 22, 2018 -Homicide Squad Detectives are investigating a Fatal Vehicular Accident that occurred at 3:55 p.m. on Sunday, October 21, 2018 inBellmore.
Piano teacher charged with molesting students is found dead in jail cell
A piano teacher in Georgia who was arrested last month on child molestation charges was found dead in a jail cell over the weekend, authorities said.Troy Lawrence Palmer, 55, was found hanging in his cell at the Fulton County Jail early Saturday. Palmer’s death is being investigated, but initial ind
Blue Waves advance in field hockey playoffs with shut-out win over West Islip | RiverheadLOCAL
“I think we went in definitely confident and positive, knowing that if we played our game we could win,” Coach Cheryl Walsh Edwards said after the game.
LI pizza delivery man, once detained by ICE, arrested
Pablo Villavicencio, after he was ordered to be released from prison, arrives home in Hempstead. Photo Credit: Howard Schnapp
VIDEO: Two Men Wanted by SCPD for Spray-Painting Swastika in Centereach Store
Centereach, NY - October 22, 2018 -Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Hate Crimes Unit detectives are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the men who spray painted a swastika inCentereachearlier this month.Two men entered Target, located at 265 Pond Path, on October
Undocumented man detained while delivering pizza at Brooklyn army base arrested for allegedly pushing, slapping wife
HEMPSTEAD, NY — An undocumented man who faced deportation after he delivered pizza to an Army base in Brooklyn was arrested Saturday for allegedly pushing and slapping his wife, according to court documents.
SCPD Officers Rescue Man Who Fell Waist-Deep into Mud Hole for Over Two Hours
Dix Hills, NY - October 22, 2018 -Suffolk County Police Emergency Service and Second Precinct officers along with several fire departments helped rescue a man who fell into a mud hole in Dix Hills on Friday, October 19.
Cops: Motorcyclist killed in crash with tractor trailer
Nassau County police investigate scene of a fatal motorcycle crash on Sunrise Highway in Bellmore, on Sunday afternoon, Oct. 21, 2018. Photo Credit: Jim Staubitser
Fatal motorcycle crash shuts Sunrise Highway in Bellmore
A motorcycle driver died after his vehicle struck the back of a tanker truck in Bellmore, Nassau County police said.The accident happened on the westbound side of Sunrise Highway, just east of Newbridge Road at around 4 p.m.The motorcycle driver was pronounced dead at the scene.The road is closed in