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NCPD: Man Found Drowned at Syosset Woodbury Park

A Woodbury man was pronounced dead after attempts to resuscitate him failed.

Movie Roundup: Sci-Fi Thriller ‘Lucy’ Tops ‘Hercules’ at Weekend Box Office

Scarlett Johansson in Lucy beat out Dwayne Johnson, a.k.a The Rock in Hercules at the weekend box office.

Gasoline Stations Charging Up to 25% Surcharges for Credit Card Users

Legislator William Lindsay III has released the following message.

Gotta Stay, But Want a Vacay: Long Island Staycations

Flights, car rentals,and hotels can be pricey when you leave the island, but if you stay close to home for your vacation, you will have a great time and save money. Check out all the great ways ...

Promotion on Hot Wings, Starbucks Cold Beverage and Effort to Fight Child Hunger

We're nearly half way through summer, but there's still plenty of summer deals to enjoy from KFC, Starbucks and IKEA!

Don’t Miss the Delta Aquarid Meteor Shower This Week

The meteor shower will be active until August 23, with the peak viewing time occurring on Tuesday.

Lessons at Sea: Sailing, Swimming, Kayak, and Canoe Classes on Long Island

Explore the water by learning a new sport that can literally take you to new places!

Extreme Entertainment for Eager Thrill Seekers

Take a walk on the wild side with extreme Long Island entertainment.

Time to Hit the Links - The Best Public Golf Courses on Long Island

Long Island features some of the best golf courses in the world.

All About Wine Tasting: Preparing Yourself for a Winery Experience

Before you go to a winery, brush up on your wine knowledge so that you come in knowing the nuances of drinking wine.

Must Visit Museums for Nautical Lovers and Seafaring Folk

Come learn about Long Island's rich aquatic history at one of the many maritime museums on the Island!

Have a Rockin’ Evening - Helpful Tips on Planning a Music-Inspired Wedding!

Rock out at your music styled wedding and create an evening that you and your guests will never forget!

Uniondale Man Arrested for Hempstead Bank Robbery

The Robbery Squad and the Hempstead Police Department report the arrest of a Uniondale man for a bank robbery that occurred in Hempstead on Friday, 07/25/14 at 7:10 P.M.

Motorcyclist Killed in Motor Vehicle Crash in Stony Brook

Suffolk County Police Sixth Squad detectives are investigating a crash that killed a motorcyclist in Stony Brook tonight.

National Take Your Pants for a Walk Day is July 27th

Although the summer is for relaxation, we cannot forget to get exercise. July 27th is National Take Your Pants for a Walk Day and a day that Long Islanders should be enjoying the various trails the Island ...

2014 Long Beach Intl Film Festival is Next Week July 30 - Aug 4

Event Runs July 30-Aug 4 in the City of Long Beach and Rockville Centre, Long Island NY.

New Year's Resolution Checkpoint: Halfway Through the Year, How are You Doing?

Half of 2014 has come and gone - where are you as far as the goals and resolutions you set at the beginning of the year?

Following Famous Footsteps Across Long Island

Take a journey through the past as you follow famous footsteps across Long Island.

Federal Officials to Announce Alcohol Ban on Fire Island Beaches

Federal Government To Detail New Regulations Outlawing the Consumption of Alcohol on Some Fire Island Beaches.

Woman Charged for Murder, Linked to Decapitated Head and Dismembered Body Parts Found on LI

Authorities have arrested and charged a Brooklyn woman for the murder of Chinelle Latoya Thompson Browne. The head and body parts recently discovered on Long Island have also been identified.
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