A Suffolk County (Massachusetts) judge granted a motion to delay the upcoming double murder trial of former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez, citing the close proximity of Hernandez's other case related to the slaying of Odin Lloyd. Show More Summary
Making waves over on the East Coast this week is an 11.2-acre estate in Suffolk County that, at $140 million, is believed to be the most expensive home publicly listed for sale in the Hamptons.
Ward Melville High School, in Suffolk County, New York, has denied a request by students to operate a Christian based faith group. The reason for the denial is due to a lack of interest, thus not enough members have joined to make the club worth while. Show More Summary
Three high school football players died this week after separate on-field incidents, adding fuel to the fiery debate about the health effects of football-related injuries. Suffolk County, N.Y. police said Tom Cutinella — who played for...Show More Summary
A Long Island community is mourning the loss of a Little League coach after a freak accident during batting warm-ups over the weekend. Richard Becher, 50, was pitching at the Baseball Heaven facility in Suffolk County when a 12-year-old connected and sent a line drive straight to Becher's head. He...
A Little League coach was killed Saturday when he was nailed in the head by a line drive as he tossed batting practice for his son’s team, Suffolk County authorities said.
The people of Suffolk County had much to celebrate Tuesday, when the county legislature unanimously passed a bill amending the Human Rights Law.
Suffolk County police say they responded to a call of gunshots Saturday night and found Milagro G. Canjura unresponsive outside her home in Bay Shore on Long Island
Suffolk County Police stopped Julieann Klopfer, 33, of Mastic Beach, at a police checkpoint on Sunrise Highway at Exit 58 South. She was found to be intoxicated.
The body of a Long Island kayaker missing for more than a week has been found, authorities said Saturday. Kevin Conley, 40, of Sound Beach, disappeared on Lake Ronkonkoma in Suffolk County on Aug. 14.
The rain came down so quickly and with such volume in Suffolk County that in West Islip and several other towns, 24 hours after it began, the water hasn't completely receded. Some residents say there's more water from this than from Hurricane Sandy.
Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone's plan for north-south rapid-bus corridors, linking downtowns, businesses and research centers, is viable but will cost $78 million to implement along three recommended routes, a new county study says.
Monica Lino, 36, was found dead in her Suffolk County home Sunday by her nephew
After various human body parts have been found in different Long Island towns, Suffolk County police say that a woman has been charged with murder. [ more › ]
A total of 12 human bodies were found in a storage unit located in Weymouth, Massachusetts. Police also found cremated human remains in another storage facility on Wednesday, Suffolk County District Attorney Daniel Conley said. Joseph V. O’Donnell, a funeral director in Somerville, rented the two units that had evidence prosecutors were looking for. In
A man called the police after finding a severed arm in his Bay Shore front yard yesterday afternoon. Now Nassau County police are determining whether the arm might be related to the female body parts found on Tuesday in Suffolk County. [ more › ]
STONY BROOK, NY, JUNE 26, 2014--(break) With the arrival of the warmer summer weather comes tick season, and with that, the threat of Lyme disease. Suffolk County is one of the country's highest risk areas, so Long Island parents should be aware of the risks of tick-borne disease in children. Show More Summary
From the Boston Globe: [A suit] filed Thursday in Suffolk County Superior Court in Boston by Shannon Liss-Riordan...accuses Uber of misclassifying its drivers as independent contractors to avoid paying them the same as employees with...Show More Summary
If you're headed up to the Hamptons this summer, it might be a good idea to hire your own driver. According to The Southampton Press, police departments across Suffolk County have announced a concentrated crack down on drunk driving and boating. Show More Summary
Parts of Long Island could soon see a new area code as the existing supply of telephone numbers quickly dwindles. A state agency this week proposed splitting up Suffolk County between the existing 631 area code and a new one.