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Mastics-Moriches-Shirley Community Library Teen Artwork Displayed at Semi-Annual Art Show‏

On Friday, May 15, the Mastics-Moriches-Shirley Community Library showcased teen artwork in the semi-annual art show.

NCPD Investigating Skimming Devices Attached to Gas Station Pumps in Merrick

The Major Case Bureau is investigating an Unusual Incident that occurred on May 28, 2015 in Merrick.

Rep. Rice, Local Leaders Announce That “East Garden City” Will Be Re-Designated as Part of Uniondale

U.S. Representative Kathleen Rice announced today that the U.S. Census Bureau has agreed to re-designate “East Garden City” as part of Uniondale, after hearing overwhelming support for the re-designation from local officials and community leaders at a ...

Woman Wanted for Stealing Basket of Merchandise from Terryville Rite Aid

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Sixth Precinct Crime Section officers are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the woman who stole products from a Terryville store in April.

SCPD Crime Alert: Man Wanted for Shoplifting from Commack Walmart

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Fourth Precinct Crime Section officers are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the man who stole merchandise from a Commack store earlier this month.

Hempstead Man Arrested for Roosevelt Arson, Violating Protection Order

First Squad detectives report the arrest of a Hempstead man for arson that occurred in Roosevelt on Thursday, 05/28/15 at 11:14 A.M.

Farmingdale Couple Convicted of Animal Neglect Arrested for Violation of Court Order

Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arrest today of a Farmingdale husband and wife for owning animals despite a five-year ban ordered by a judge after they were found guilty after trial of animal ...

Sagaponack Man Guilty of Arson, Sentenced to Psychiatric Care & Probation

A 65 year old Sagaponack man will undergo a psychiatric evaluation and a year’s probation in an inpatient psychiatric facility for an April, 2014 arson that damaged an empty seven-bedroom house on Dune Road.

Alleged Thieves of Tires, Rims & New Appliances to Be Arraigned in Central Islip

Three Suffolk County men will be arraigned on a grand jury indictment tomorrow (5/28) in Central Islip for stealing appliances from model homes and houses under construction and tires and rims from car dealerships.

Former Chief Compliance Officer of Long Island Brokerage Firm Indicted on Fraud and Money Laundering Charges

A two-count indictment was unsealed this morning in federal court in Brooklyn, New York, charging William Michael Quigley, the former Chief Compliance Officer of a registered broker-dealer in Woodbury, New York, with conspiracy to commit wire fraud ...

Mangano, Red Cross And PSEG Urge Residents To Prepare For Hurricane Season

With the 2015 Atlantic Hurricane Season beginning June 1st, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano, Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone, the American Red Cross and PSEG urge all residents to update or develop their Family Emergency Plan, ...

Man Arrested For Police Impersonation, Stopping Vehicles on Northern State Parkway

The New York State Police will file charges on the man arrested on 5/22/15 by Nassau County Police for police impersonation.

SCPD Investigating Motor Vehicle Crash in Middle Island That Killed Driver

Suffolk County Police Seventh Squad detectives are investigating a motor vehicle crash that killed a motorist in Middle Island today.

Selden Man Arrested for Memorial Day Weekend Hit-and-Run Boat Crash in Patchogue

Suffolk County Police Marine Bureau, Aviation Section and Fifth Precinct officers, along with members of the Patchogue Fire Department, responded to a hit-and-run boat crash that injured a woman in Patchogue on Sunday night.

2 Teens Arrested for Burglarizing Stony Brook Gas Station

Suffolk County Police have arrested two men for burglarizing a Stony Brook service station early this morning.

Man Arrested for Taking Photos of Minor in Restaurant Bathroom in North Babylon

Suffolk County Police today arrested a Dix Hills man for photographing a minor who was in a bathroom at a restaurant in North Babylon earlier this month.

Long Island Photo Gallery's 'Sand & Surf' Exhibit Opens June 1st in Islip

Long Island Photo Gallery will be exhibiting a 'Sand & Surf' themed photography art exhibit beginning June 1, 2015.

Unique Stay On Long Island Initiative Keeps Talent on LI, Suffolk Community College Students Earn Scholarships to LI Colleges & Universities

Twenty-seven Suffolk County Community College Students were awarded Stay On Long Island Initiative (SOLII) Scholarships that will provide full tuition for at a Long Island College or University.

Technology Island Job Fair To Offer 250+ Jobs

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and the Nassau County Tech Task Team (T3), co-chaired by Peter Goldsmith of LISTnet and Andrew Hazen of LaunchPad Long Island, today announced that more than 70 companies will be offering ...

Bellone, Kennedy, Legislators Agree on Plan to Expedite Merger, Save Over $3 Million

Today, Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone was joined by Suffolk County Comptroller John Kennedy and members of the Suffolk County Legislature, to announce a plan to expedite the merger of the Comptroller and Treasurer’s office which was ...
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