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Stay Safe While Celebrating this New Year's Eve

This New Year's Eve, remember to take some simple safety precautions before enjoying the holiday festivities.

Mangano Salutes "Kids Helping Kids, By Kids Way Inc."

Citations were presented at the “Kids Helping Kids” Dinner Gala where the organization raised thousands of dollars that will be utilized by their “Making Warmth of a Difference” program.

Trial For Man Charged With Two Murders Starts Tomorrow In Riverhead

The trial of a 37 year old Yaphank man who faces two counts of murder for a pair of separate slayings in Suffolk County in 2010 begins tomorrow in Riverhead, Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota said.

One More Shot for Legislator Kennedy's Bloodfest Drive in 2014

Out for Blood Tour, which will be held on Monday December 29, 2014 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm at the Suffolk County Legislative Building.

Guardians of Rescue Place Rescue Dog as Service Dog with Local Veteran for Christmas

With a large number of military men and women returning home and suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Guardians of Rescue wanted to do something to help.

Nassau County SPCA Holiday Pet Tips

Here are some tips to consider to keep your furry friends safe amidst the hustle, bustle, and craziness this holiday season.

NCPD Officer Aid Uniondale Woman in Giving Birth to Healthy Baby Boy

The Emergency Ambulance Bureau reports the details of a childbirth that occurred on Tuesday, December 16, 2014 in Uniondale.

Duo Wanted for Criminal Mischief after Damaging Huntington Station ATM

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Second Squad detectives are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate two males who damaged an ATM at a Huntington Station bank in September.

Duo Wanted for Shoplifting from Macy's at Walt Whitman Mall

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Second Squad detectives are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the people who stole clothing from a department store in Huntington Station.

Two Roosevelt Teens Arrested for Parking Lot Mugging

First Squad detectives report the arrest of two Roosevelt men for a Robbery that occurred on Monday, December 15, 2014 at 10:20 am in Roosevelt.

Winter Break Staycation Fun & Festivities

Make your upcoming Winter Break that much better by engaging in some Winter Break staycation fun on and around Long Island!

William Floyd Lacrosse & Moriches Student Council Partner on Food Drive

The William Floyd varsity lacrosse team and the Moriches Elementary School Student Council recently held their second annual food drive at the Stop & Shop in Shirley to benefit the Mastics and Shirley Community Food Pantry.

Small Sliver of Hope for a White Christmas on Long Island

According to the Northeast Regional Climate Center and Accuweather, there's a small sliver of hope for Snow on Christmas here on Long Island.

How to Be an Excellent Gift Giver this Holiday

Put an end to thoughtless holiday presents, become an excellent gift giver with a few simple tips!

Wrestling Fan For Life Anti-Bullying Campaign Comes to Deer Park on December 21st

Wrestling fans, get ready for the excitement of The Anti-Bullying Wrestling live event this coming Sunday, December 21st emanating from the Deer Park Community Center.

Celebrate the Season With These Perfect for Your Holiday Soiree Christmas Cocktails

Give your guests something seasonal, and sensational, to sip on at your holiday bash!

“Reel Montauk” Movie Screening During Sag Harbor Art Group Inaugural Event at the Sag Harbor Cinema New Year’s Eve

“Reel Montauk” screening will be held on Wednesday, December 31, 2014, 3 p.m. at the Sag Harbor Cinema during the Sag Harbor Art Group Inaugural Event.

Governor Cuomo Signs Bill Enhancing Protections for Pets Across New York State

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today signed a bill to increase protections for pets across New York State.

Mangano Dedicates Westbury Street In Memory Of 1st Sergeant Joseph N. Pascarella, Sr.

A portion of Maple Avenue will be dedicated in memory of the late 1st Sergeant Joseph N. Pascarella, Sr.

Schumer Demands LI’s Designated Ebola Treatment Centers Not Be Left Behind, Calls For Full Reimbursement To LI Hospitals

Feds must realize that not just NYC, but North Shore-LIJ & Stony Brook went to great lengths & spent over $6m for their extensive cost of training, retrofitting facilities, purchasing hazmat suits to prepare for Ebola threat.
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