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Governor Cuomo Announces the Return of July 4th Fireworks to Jones Beach

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the return of the July 4th Fireworks Spectacular to Jones Beach, bringing back the Long Island patriotic tradition last held in the park in 2009.

Nassau County SPCA: Hurricane Season Starts June 1st

The best way to protect your family from the effects of a disaster is to have a disaster plan. If you are a pet owner, that plan must include your pets.

North Shore Animal League's Four Legged Friends: Meet Titan, Shelby Slippers, Lulu, & Pirate!

Four Legged Friends is a weekly column by Bariann Browne, lifelong Long Island resident and communications coordinator for North Shore Animal League America.

Woman Wanted for Shoplifting from Smith Haven Mall H&M

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Fourth Precinct Crime Section officers are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the woman who stole clothing from a store last month.

William Floyd School Board President Selected for Inaugural NYSSBA Champion for Change Award

Robert Vecchio, President of the William Floyd School District Board of Education, was named the first-ever “Champion for Change” award winner, an honor given by the New York State School Boards Association (NYSSBA).

Duo Wanted for Stealing $500 in Merchandise from Elwood Barnes & Noble

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Second Precinct Crime Section officers are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate two people who stole merchandise from an Elwood store earlier this month.

Fields Forming for Stars & Stripes Day Preps at Belmont Park

Fields are taking shape for next weekend's stakes at Belmont Park.

World Premiere of The New Sincerity May 26 – June 14 at Bay Street Theater

Bay Street Theater is pleased to announce the cast and full creative team of the World Premiere of The New Sincerity, a new comedy by Alena Smith, directed by Bob Balaban.

Female Bicycle Rider Hit By Vehicle in Oceanside Succumbed to Her Injuries

The Homicide Squad reports the details of a Serious Vehicular Accident that occurred at 10:35am on Sunday, May 24, 2015 in Oceanside.

Mangano And Venditto Offer Free Photo ID's For Children This Summer

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano, in partnership with New York State Senator Michael Venditto, are helping to protect children by providing free “KidPix” photo identification cards to parents and children.

NCPD Investigating Capital One Bank Robbery in Westbury

The Major Case Bureau reports the details of a bank robbery that occurred on Friday, May 22, 2015 at 1:33 pm in Westbury.

NCPD Seeking Man Responsible for Unauthorized Withdrawals at Citibank ATM Machines

The Third Squad is investigating an Identity Theft that occurred in Nassau County reported on Wednesday, May 06, 2015 at 3:52 pm.

Passenger in Car Crash Seriously Injured After Hitting Tree in Dix Hills

Suffolk County Police Second Squad detectives are investigating a single-car crash that seriously injured a woman in Dix Hills early this morning.

Update - Pedestrian from Serious Motor Vehicle Accident in Levittown Succumbed to His Injuries

The Homicide Squad reports the details of a serious motor vehicle accident, in which a pedestrian was struck, that occurred in Levittown on Saturday, 05/23/15 at 4:53 P.M.

“The Elizabeth Taylor Story” Limited Performances Now through June 17 at WMHO’s Educational & Cultural Center

If you’re looking for live musical theatre right in your own back yard Stony Brook Village is the place to be. “The Elizabeth Taylor Story,” now playing at WMHO’s Educational & Cultural Center, is not only hilarious ...

Medford Man Arrested For DWI After Crashing into Another Vehicle and Seriously Injuring the Other Driver

Suffolk County Police today arrested a man for driving while intoxicated after a two-vehicle crash seriously injured a man in Medford this morning.

Suffolk Police Hosted Basketball Clinic in Brentwood

The Suffolk County Police Department hosted a basketball clinic during which coaches volunteered to teach 12 to 15-year-olds.

Altman’s Art with Bob Balaban Monday, June 8 at Bay Street Theater

Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts is pleased to announce Altman’s Art, a screening of Gosford Park and a discussion of the work of one of Americas greatest filmmakers on Monday, June 8 ...

NCPD Investigating Case of Dissected Chickens Found at Massapequa Preserve

Seventh Squad detectives are investigating an Unusual Incident that was discovered on Friday, May 22, 2015 at 4:30 pm in Massapequa.

Bystander Arrested at Scene of Crash in Huntington Station that Seriously Injured Motorcyclist

Suffolk County Police today arrested a bystander at the scene of a motor vehicle crash that seriously injured a motorcyclist in Huntington Station.
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