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SCPD Crime Alert: Man Killed in Shirley Shooting

Suffolk County Police Homicide Squad detectives are investigating the shooting death of a man outside a Shirley residence last night.

The 2014 Rockefeller Christmas Tree Lighting: Brightening Up NYC for the Holiday Season

Welcome the holidays this year by watching the 82nd Annual Rockefeller Center Tree lighting!

NCPD Investigating Uniondale Shooting

The First Squad is investigating an assault that occurred on Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 2:30 p.m. in Uniondale.

Mangano: Outdoor Ice Rinks To Open For The 2014-2015 Season

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today announced that Nassau County’s outdoor ice rinks at Christopher Morley Park and Grant Park will open for the 2014-2015 winter season on Saturday, November 29th.

Canstruction LI 2014 Design Competition Collects Over 28,000 Cans of Food

Annual event has donated over 290,000 cans of food over 8 years.

SCPD Silver Alert: Mastic Teen Suffering from BiPolar, Depression Missing

The Suffolk County Police Department has issued a Silver Alert for a missing Mastic teen who suffers from bipolar disorder and depression.

Ho, Ho, Ho, SantaCon is Coming to Town of Riverhead!

This year, instead of making the trip all the way to NYC for their annual SantaCon, head to Riverhead for their 1st ever SantaCon!

MTA Announces Limited Fare and Toll Proposals

Budget Discipline Reduces Changes to Equivalent of 2% a Year.

Legislator Browning & SCPD Hosting Free Car Seat Inspections in Mastic Beach

Essential child passenger safety information for parents .

Metro-North and LIRR To Acquire Video Cameras for Trains

Inward- and Outward-Facing Video Camera and Audio Recording Systems Recommended to Improve Safety and Security For Commuter Railroad Customers.

Hempstead Man Killed in Glen Head Motorcycle Crash

Third Squad detectives report the details of a fatal motorcycle accident that occurred in Glen Head on Sunday, 11/16/14 at 9:41 P.M.

New LIRR Train Schedules Start Monday, November 17th, 2014

West Hempstead Weekend Service Returns; Extra Trains for Thanksgiving Holiday.

Suffolk County, PSEG Long Island, LI-GEO Unveil New Geothermal Energy Code to Assist Homeowners and Businesses

Alternative Energy Code Provides Blueprint for Future Geothermal Installations.

Officers Rescue Dog Stuck in Cat House

Suffolk County Police Fifth Precinct officers rescued a dog that got his head wedged in a cat house in Medford this morning.

2014 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade: A Beloved Family Holiday Tradition

Only 2 more weeks until Thanksgiving and the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade!

PBS To Honor Billy Joel With Star-Studded Performances From Tony Bennett, Kevin Spacey, Leann Rimes And Many More

“Billy Joel: The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize” is a PBS music special honoring singer-songwriter Billy Joel’s receipt of the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song.

Mangano Announces Annual Thanksgiving Native American Feast At Garvies Point Museum And Preserve

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today announced that Garvies Point Museum and Preserve will be holding the Annual Thanksgiving Native American Feast on Saturday, November 22nd and Sunday, November 23rd from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Mangano Launches “Dispose My Meds Program”

The “Dispose My Meds Program”is being launched in an effort to confront and halt the growing environmental threat of discarded pharmaceuticals finding their way into our bays, estuaries and landfills.

Ridge Man Killed in William Floyd Pkwy Crash

Suffolk County Police Seventh Squad detectives are investigating a motor vehicle crash that killed a man in Ridge last night.

NCPD Scam Alert: IRS Phone Scam Advisory

County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Acting Police Commissioner Thomas C. Krumpter are urging citizens to be vigilant when receiving telephone solicitations or emails from persons identifying themselves as employees of the Internal Revenue Service.
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