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Governor Cuomo Launches I LOVE NEW YORK Bus

New Service Offers Year-Round Getaways from New York City to Beverage Trails, Festivals and Ski Slopes across New York.

Mangano Announces “Military Timeline” Weekend At Old Bethpage Village Restoration

The event brings hundreds of years of history together in one afternoon at Museum of American Armor at Old Bethpage Village Restoration.

NCPD Reveal IRS Phone Scam

Nassau residents individuals are receiving calls from persons claiming that they or a family member owe money for unpaid taxes.

Two People Arrested in Seaford for Selling Drugs With Child in Car

The Narcotics Vice Bureau reports the arrest of two people for Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance and Endangering the Welfare of a Child that occurred on Monday, September 29, 2014 at 9:21 pm in Seaford.

SCPD Crime Alert: Man Wanted for Robbing String of Port Jeff Retailers

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Sixth Squad detectives are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate a man who robbed two Port Jefferson Station stores in September.

Governor Cuomo Announces Smart Schools Commission Hosts Third Public Symposium

Experts Convene in New York City to Present Best Practices in Connectivity and Technology-Enabled Education and Learning

Governor Cuomo Receives Security Briefings, Meets With New York Troops in Afghanistan

During trip, Governor Cuomo received series of briefings from U.S. Officials on anti-terrorism issues, evolving global threats. Governor Cuomo met with New York troops – including those from Fort Drum, NY’s 10th Mountain Division – to thank ...

Levittown Driver Indicted on Manslaughter Charges in Crash that Killed Passenger

Brian Friedrichs, 23, was drunk and traveling at 120 mph before losing control of vehicle on Northern State Parkway.

Petting Zoo Fun and What You Need to Know about Staying Clean & Healthy

Before heading to the farms and petting zoos this fall, keep in mind how to stay clean and healthy, especially if you or the kids will be having fun with the farm animals.

Bellone Signs Bill With Historic Amendments to County Human Rights Law

The law will include a process for administrative hearings in the County on all founded complaints of discrimination.

Fifty-Seven Summonses Issued at Motorcycle Safety Checkpoint

The checkpoint was eastbound on the Long Island Expressway, between Exits 65 and 66 in Yaphank on Sunday, September 28, 2014 from 11:05 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Man Shot to Death Outside of Deer Park Strip Club

Suffolk County Police Homicide Squad detectives are investigating a shooting death that occurred in Deer Park early this morning.

FAA Gives OK to Filmmakers to Use Flying Drones, First Exemption of Its Kind

Flying drones will be in the sky not just for security and safety, but for film-making too. The FAA gave six aerial cinematography companies the OK.

Public Gets Access to Ellis Island Hospital Complex after More Than 60 Years since Its Last Admittance

It's been more than 60 years, but now the public can get an inside look at Ellis Island Hospital where arriving immigrants were cared for when they got sick or when they were left to their dying ...

Governors Cuomo and Christie Sign Bi-State Memorandum of Understanding to Increase Security for New York and New Jersey

Shared Infrastructure of Both States Requires Coordinated Security, Communications and Intelligence-Gathering to Protect Public Safety, Assets and Commerce.

Crime Stoppers Offers $10k Reward for Information on Freeport Double Homicide

The NCPD Homicide Squad is searching for the person responsible for a 2009 double homicide in Freeport.

State Police Arrest Two Heroin Dealers in Selden

Police have apprehended two men accused of distributing heroin.

Long Island’s Oyster Harvest Season to Officially Open

Local shellfish industry booms again, after overharvesting, Hurricane Sandy wiped it out.

EEA Announces Selected Artists for Downtown Riverhead Fire Hydrant Design Project

Announcing Selected Artists - ALL FIRED UP ON MAIN! Fire Hydrant Design Project in Downtown Riverhead. New Fire Hydrant Artwork will Debut on October 12 at Riverhead Country Fair!

Silver Alert Issued for Central Islip Man Suffering from Schizoaffective Disorder

The Suffolk County Police Department has issued a Silver Alert for a missing Central Islip man male who suffers from Schizoaffective Disorder.
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