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Guardians of Rescue Announces New Chapter Partnership, Seeking Veteran for Service Dog

One special dog who will complete training in June is seeking a veteran to be united with.

DEC Welcomes Out-of-State Crews for Southern Pine Beetle Work

Crews arrive from New Hampshire, Maine and Nova Scotia.

Great Neck Doctor Arrested for Selling Assault Weapons & Drugs During Course of Murder-for-Hire Plot

Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas, Nassau County Police Department Acting Commissioner Thomas Krumpter and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration announced that a joint investigation has led to the arrest of several individuals including a Great ...

DEC Reminds Anglers of New Coastal Striped Bass Limits on Season Opening Day

The NYS DEC today reminded anglers of the new striped bass limits, effective today, to comply with the Atlantic States Marine Fishery Commission's mandated 25-percent harvest reduction.

Suffolk County Legislator Kevin McCaffrey Participates in Seminar on Home Elevation

Suffolk County Legislator Kevin McCaffrey (R-Lindenhurst) recently attended a seminar entitled “ABCs of Elevation,” which was held at the First Presbyterian Church in Babylon. The informational event was open to the public and was sponsored by Neighbors ...

Bay Shore Man Arrested for Leandra’s Law after Fleeing from Previous Crash

Suffolk County Police arrested a Bay Shore man for driving while intoxicated with his nine-year-old daughter in the vehicle.

Missing Person Alert: Central Islip Teen Missing Since March

Police ask for the public's help finding Central Islip teenager Katy Zavala who was reported missing on March 26.

DEC Issues Guidance to Avoid Conflicts With Coyotes

The NYS DEC today issued guidance on preventing conflicts with coyotes.

Glen Cove Man Arrested for Stabbing Local Woman To Death

The Homicide Squad is investigating a Homicide that occurred on Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 3:15 pm in Glen Cove.

Celebrate Long Island’s State Parks at I Love My Park Day on May 2nd!

Eighteen parks across Long Island will hold volunteer events as part of the fourth annual I Love My Park Day on Saturday, May 2nd.

The Shelter Island 10K Welcomes Back Boston Marathon Winner and Olympic Silver Medalist Meb Keflezighi

The 36th Annual Shelter Island 10K Run, to be held June 20, 2015, is proud to announce that the 2014 Boston Marathon winner and Olympic Silver Medalist Meb Keflezighi will be competing in the race for the ...

Governor Cuomo Announces Spring and Summer I Love New York Bus Getaways

Bus Service Offers Dozens of Excursions from NYC and Long Island to Destinations Across New York

Lyrid Meteor Shower Expected to Offer Stunning Celestial Display April 22nd & 23rd!

Look Up at the Sky Day and the annual Lyrid Meteor Shower are coming up this month--get ready to do some stargazing!

NCPD Crime Alert: Franklin Square Citibank Robbed

The Major Case Bureau reports the details of a bank robbery that occurred on Monday, April 06, 2015 at 9:10am in Franklin Square.

Duo Wanted for Stealing $1,600 in Beer from NYCB Theater

The Second Squad reports the details of a Larceny that occurred at 6:46pm on Sunday, February 22, 2015 in Westbury.

Governor Cuomo Congratulates 35 State Park Police Academy Graduates

Governor Cuomo Congratulates 35 State Park Police Academy Graduates.

Woman Arrested for DWI with Daughter in Vehicle

Woman Arrested for DWI with Daughter in Vehicle.

Suffolk County SPCA Offering $2k Reward for Information on Pit Bull Strangled & Killed in Central Islip

The Suffolk County SPCA is seeking information from the public and offering a $2,000.00 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for strangling and hog-tying a Pit Bull.

Update: St. James Man Suffering From Memory Loss Found, Silver Alert Cancelled

The Suffolk County Police Department has issued a Silver Alert for a missing St. James man who suffers from memory loss.

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

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