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Missing Child Alert for Samantha McNeill

At the request of the Suffolk County Police Department- Headquarters, a New York State Missing Child Alert has been issued relating to the disappearance of Samantha McNeill; age 16; from Smithtown, NY at 12:00 AM on November ...

Teen Arrested after Surrendering to Police for Theft at Game Stop in Carle Place

The Third Squad is investigating a Larceny that occurred on Friday, November 13, 2015 at 1:08 pm in Carle Place.

Harbor Country Day School Student Named Long Island Young Scholar of Mathematics

Harbor Country Day School announced that Michael Doboli, a seventh grader at the St. James independent school, has been named a Long Island Young Scholar of Mathematics.

LongIsland.com’s 2015 December Family Fun Guide: Winter Festivals, Lightings and Light Shows, and More Merry Amusements for the Holidays

December is packed with events and activities for the entire family to enjoy together, and special nights of fun for adults to unwind!

MTA Long Island Rail Road Adding More Trains to Meet Customer Demand For Service to See New York Islanders’ Play at Barclays Center in Brooklyn

To meet growing demand for train service to Brooklyn to see the New York Islanders play at their new home, MTA Long Island Rail Road today announced it is adding to its lineup of trains to Atlantic ...

NCSPCA Announces Nassau County Animal Abuse Registry Update

The Nassau County Animal Abuse Registry was created in 2014 by an act of the Nassau County Legislature, the registry is hosted by the Nassau County SPCA as a service to the public.

Wertheim National Wildlife Refuge Management of the Southern Pine Beetle

The U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service is continuing to work with the U. S. Forest Service and others to manage southern pine beetle (SPB) on Long Island. Suppression activities for SPB are scheduled to start at ...

USA Luge Opens World Cup Season Placing 5-6-7-8 in 2 Events

USA Luge finished fifth, sixth, seventh and eighth in a pair of races on the first day of the World Cup season Saturday in Igls, Austria.

One Man Killed, Another Injured in Brentwood Shooting Over Thanksgiving Holiday Weekend

Suffolk County Police Homicide Squad detectives are investigating a shooting during which one man was killed and another injured in Brentwood last night.

Governor Cuomo Announces Increased New York State Police Presence at Planned Parenthood Clinics

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that the State is launching new security measures at Planned Parenthood sites across New York State.

Long Island’s Favorite Holiday Light Show - Buy Tix Early & Save!

Purchase your tickets to Long Island’s favorite Holiday Light Show by December 10, and save on the service fee!

Garbage Truck and Vehicle Collide Over Thanksgiving Weekend in Inwood, 2 Dead

The Public Information Office reports the details of a Fatal Auto Accident that occurred in Inwood on Saturday, November 28, 2015 at 4:15 am.

Person Killed in Wyandanch Fire Over Thanksgiving Weekend

Suffolk County Police Homicide Squad and Arson Section detectives are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a person who was found following a house fire in Wyandanch early this morning.

Wertheim National Wildlife Refuge Closes Little Neck Run Due To Nesting Bald Eagles

Wertheim National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) staff continue to monitor the pair of bald eagles along Little Neck Run, a small tributary of the Carmans River.

NCPD Investigating Series of Auto Vehicle Windows Shattered and Other Damage in Levittown & Hicksville Over Thanksgiving Weekend

The Second Squad is investigating multiple reports of criminal mischief to autos that occurred between Friday, November 27, 2015 and November 28, 2015 in the Levittown and Hicksville area.

Get Ready To Play at @Play Amusements – Farmingdale’s New Kid-Friendly Entertainment Complex

Farmingdale's former "Fun Zone" gets a new coat of paint and an exciting new direction sure to please both kids and their parents.

Outdoor Events to Work Off Your Turkey Dinner

Don't feel bad about overeating for Thanksgiving - just get outside and start walking off the pounds!

Long Island Police Departments Announce Increased Patrols Around Planned Parenthood Locations After Colorado Springs Shooting

In light of the shooting that occurred in Colorado Springs, Colorado Long Island police departments have increased patrols in the vicinity of all Planned Parenthood locations on Long Island.

Elmont Dunkin Donuts Robbed Thanksgiving Night, NCPD Seeking Robber

The Fourth Squad reports the details of a Robbery that occurred on Thursday, November 26, 2015 at 11:35 p.m. in Elmont.

Man Arrested for Robbing Woman While Pumping Gas in North Amityville

Suffolk County Police have arrested a Centereach man for robbing a woman while she was pumping gas at a North Amityville gas station last night.
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