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Lindenhurst Man Arrested for Robbery

Suffolk County Police have arrested a man who attempted to rob a gas station and then robbed a convenience store a half hour later last night.

Mangano Announces Intensified Police Patrols For Passover, Easter Holidays

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Acting Police Commissioner Tom Krumpter on Tuesday announced intensified police patrols around temples, synagogues, churches and other houses of worship during the upcoming Passover and Easter holidays.

Two Arrested for Hate Crime, Burglary in Greenlawn

Suffolk County Police have arrested two people and charged them with a hate crime for burglarizing an elderly woman.

Elmont Man Arrested for Selling Heroin

As part of the Long Island Heroin Initiative, Narcotics/Vice Bureau detectives in conjunction with the Fifth Precinct Special Patrol Team report the arrest of an Elmont man for criminal sale and possession of a controlled substance.

Man Robbed at Gunpoint in Freeport

The First Squad reports the details of a Robbery that occurred on Monday, March 30, 2015 at 11:25 pm in Freeport.

Queens Man Arrested for Stripping Cars for Parts in Bellerose Terrace

The Major Case Bureau reports the arrest of a Queens man for criminal possession of stolen property and auto stripping with occurred in Bellerose Terrace on Monday, 03/30/15 at 2:29 P.M.

LongIsland.com's 2015 April Family Fun Guide: Celebrate Spring, Enjoy the Outdoors, Fun Festive Fairs & More!

Spring into Fun this April with Festivals, Carnivals, Easter Brunches and more this April!

“Artists & Poets” Live Theatrical Performance Celebrates Emily Dickinson and Walt Whitman

“Artists & Poets” Live Theatrical Performance Celebrates Emily Dickinson and Walt Whitman.

NCPD Crime Alert: Freeport Village Hall Burglarized

The Public Information Office reports the details of a Burglary that occurred in Freeport on Saturday, March 28, 2015.

Suffolk SPCA: Another Alligator Turned In To Authorities In Suffolk County

Another Alligator has been turned to the Suffolk County SPCA and NYS Dept. of Environmental Conservation. This time, the 3 foot long reptile came from a home in Shirley.

Spring Into Action and Donate Blood with the Red Cross

The American Red Cross encourages eligible blood donors to make a difference in the lives of patients this spring by giving blood.

New Legislation Would Make VVA Eligible for More Veteran's Benefits

New York State Assemblyman Todd Kaminsky has introduced legislation granting certain benefits and honoraria to the Vietnam Veterans of America (VVA), which they have never before received.

Cuomo, Skelos, Heastie Announce Agreement on 2015-16 Budget

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo, Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos and Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie today announced an agreement on the 2015-16 State Budget.

Two Uniondale Men Arrested for Involvement in a Shooting

First Squad detectives report the arrests of two Uniondale men for an incident that occurred on Saturday, March 28, 2015 at 3:10 am in Baldwin.

Robbery at Mineola Credit Union

The Major Case Bureau reports the details of a bank robbery that occurred on Saturday, March 28, 2015 at 10:58 A.M. in Mineola.

Gun Shot Victim Dies in Valley Stream

Homicide Squad detectives are investigating a Homicide that occurred on Saturday, March 28, 2015 at 12:30 am in Valley Stream.

Spring Into Fun: Get a Jumpstart on Enjoying a Day at the Beach

Spring is here, which means its time to start thinking about heading to the beach! Check out these fun ways to make the most out of the beach this Spring!

Upcoming Spring Car Shows Happening All Across the Island

Enjoy a fun-filled day at one of these local car shows happening this Spring!

Bay Street Theater Announces Changes to the 2015 Mainstage Summer Season

Bay Street Theater Announces Changes to the 2015 Mainstage Summer Season.

DEC Extends Bay Scallop Season in State Waters for 2015

DEC Extends Bay Scallop Season in State Waters for 2015.
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