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17 People Taken to Area Hospitals after Being Exposed to Carbon Monoxide in Hauppauge

Suffolk County Police Fourth Precinct officers responded to an incident during which 17 workers were exposed to carbon monoxide at a business in Hauppauge this afternoon.

Nassau County Police Activity League Honors Seven “PAL Hero” Volunteers at 2015 Inaugural Gala

Seven volunteers with Nassau County Police Activity League were recently honored at NCPAL's Get in the Game Gala.

LIRR Weekend Travel Alert: Hempstead Branch

Buses replace westbound trains at Queens Village and Hollis beginning at 10:30 PM on Friday, May 29 through 3:30 AM on Monday, June 1 as the LIRR suspends service to allow workers to waterproof the 211th St. ...

LIRR Weekend Travel Alert: Port Jefferson Branch

Buses will replace trains between Port Jefferson and Huntington over the weekend of Saturday, May 30 and Sunday, May 31 as the Long Island Rail Road resumes the installation of new concrete ties along that stretch of ...

Brentwood Teens Enjoy Night at the Ballpark

Players from the Brentwood High School baseball team and members of the Suffolk County Police Department Third Precinct’s Police Explorers were treated to a night at Citi Field to watch the New York Mets and Philadelphia Phillies ...

Six Foot Alligator Turned Over To Suffolk County SPCA

A close to six foot long American Alligator was turned over to the Suffolk County SPCA yesterday by its owner of 17 years.

Usdan Center: Limited Openings to 2015 Season, Programs & New Courses Begin June 29

Usdan Center for the Creative and Performing Arts, the renowned summer arts day camp, now entering its 48th season, announces that there are still limited openings in some programs for 2015.

Duo Wanted for Stealing Numerous Bottles of Perfume from Huntington Ulta

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 items from a store in Huntington in March.

Man Wanted for Shoplifting from Setauket 7-Eleven

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Sixth Precinct Crime Section officers are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the man who stole food from a Setauket convenience store in March.

Mangano: Nassau County To Re-Establish Mental Health Clinic In Long Beach

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today announced that Nassau County is in the process of re-establishing a mental health clinic in Long Beach, which has been without such a facility since Superstorm Sandy in 2012.

Commemorating Memorial Day with Middle Island Community

Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker attended Longwood’s Memorial Day services on Monday, May 24. The service took place at the beautiful Bartlett Pond Park on Middle Country Road in Middle Island.

Suffolk Police Explorer Selected to Attend Leadership Academies in the Nation’s Capital

A High School student from the Suffolk County Police Department Fourth Precinct Explorers program has been selected to participate in the National Law Enforcement Exploring Leadership Academies at the FBI Academy in Virginia this summer.

Let LIRR Be Your Way to the Beach This Summer

After a long winter, summer is finally unofficially kicking off this Memorial Day weekend, and the Long Island Rail Road is offering special getaway packages to get you to 12 of Long Island’s sandy destinations.

Brentwood Man Arrested after Robbing Bank of America in Hauppauge

Suffolk County Police today arrested a man that robbed a bank in Hauppauge this afternoon.

PSEG Long Island Provides Money Saving Tips to Beat the Summer Heat

PSEG Long Island reminds customers that higher temperatures can lead to more usage and higher electric bills.

Governor Cuomo Announces $30 Million for Summer Youth Employment

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced $30 million in funding for the Summer Youth Employment program which supports communities across the state in creating summer jobs for youth from low-income families.

East Northport Man Arrested For Robbing Port Jefferson Station Rite Aid Pharmacy

Suffolk County Police today arrested an East Northport man for robbing a Port Jefferson Station pharmacy.

Belmont Stakes Update: Important Travel Info For Fans Attending the 2015 Belmont Stakes Racing Festival June 5-6

The New York Racing Association today outlined a series of changes designed to further expedite access to and from Belmont Park for the 2015 Belmont Stakes Racing Festival on Friday, June 5 and Saturday, June 6.

Driver Arrested for DWI, Passenger Seriously Injured in Motor Vehicle Crash in Brentwood

Suffolk County Police Third Squad detectives arrested a man for driving while intoxicated after his passenger was seriously injured in a motor vehicle crash in Brentwood last evening.

NCPD Makes Narcotics Arrests of 2 Men in Hempstead

As part of the Long Island Heroin Initiative, Narcotics/Vice Bureau detectives report the arrests of two Hempstead men which occurred on Monday, 05/25/15 at 10:15 P.M. in Hempstead.
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