Two people were injured Thursday when a Long Island Railroad train smashed into two cars in Suffolk County, a day after the MTA launched a safety campaign targeting the rail crossings.
Septic tanks and cesspools are to blame for a deadly strain of toxic algae.
The 8,000-member Steamfitters Local 638, which performs pipe fitting and fire protection work throughout the five boroughs of New York City and Nassau and Suffolk counties, graduated 20 steamfitters from its rigorous five-year apprenticeship program on ?Thursday, June 11.
Jeffry Rosales, 31, agreed to a plea deal in Suffolk County Court on Wednesday, one day after federal charges were dropped that tied him to an unrelated shotgun killing, Newsday reported.
One of the three people fatally shot on Wednesday night on Long Island in New York was an admitted gang member, Suffolk County police said. Officers found the three victims inside a vehicle in Wyandanch, New York on Thursday morning. A...Show More Summary
WYANDANCH, N.Y. — Police say three people were found shot to death inside a car on Long Island and the suspect remains at large. Suffolk County police say it happened...
In a ruling today, the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court upheld the Suffolk County Superior Court ruling in the case of Monell v. Boston Pads, LLC. “We are pleased that the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court affirmed the pro-consumer...Show More Summary
Danielle Virgilio, 29, of Farmingdale got hurt when the 23-foot Sea Ray boat slammed into a bank of rocks at the entrance to the Patchogue River at about 9:20 p.m., according to Suffolk County police.
An offensive racist letter was sent to an African-American family on Long Island. The letter claims that the Suffolk County Village of Lindenhurst, where the family lives, is overwhelmingly white and tells them “you don’t belong here,” according to WABC-TV Channel 7 New York. Show More Summary
Suffolk County police are investigating a possible hate crime aimed at an African-American family in Lindenhurst, N.Y., according to PIX11 News.
“A surprising solution for city’s housing dilemma” (May 4) correctly addresses a growing regional cohesion forming across Nassau and Suffolk counties concerning transit-oriented... To view the full story, click the title link.
Not that we need any more reminding that racism is still alive and well, but a black family in Suffolk County, NY received an anonymous letter this week asking them to leave town because they "don't belong" in the predominantly white neighborhood. [ more › ]
Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone, a Democrat from West Babylon, N.Y. up for re-election in November, used campaign funds to purchase a Facebook ad that featured late NYPD Officer Brian Moore.
A suburban New York trucker who threatened shoppers with a machete in a parking lot while naked was due in court on Tuesday to face charges related to the incident, police said. Police in Suffolk County, east of New York City, were called to a Costco parking lot on reports of a naked man waving a...
It was back in April 2014 that we first met. The Makerbot Replicator and I, that is. I work at the Half Hollow Hills Community Library (HHHCL) in Dix Hills, NY, and we are part of the Suffolk County Library System, located on the eastern half of Long Island. Show More Summary
At a time when bipartisan cooperation is much-needed and all too rare in the United States, a new initiative on Long Island offers hope. Leaders of Suffolk County, its two largest towns - Brookhaven and Islip - and the Long Island Rail...Show More Summary
Last month, a jury in Bristol County, Massachusetts convicted former Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez of murdering Odin Lloyd. Later this month, a court in Suffolk County, Massachusetts will move closer toward setting a trial date in connection with the allegation that Hernandez killed two men in Boston, 11 months earlier. Per multiple reports, a…
The Girl Scouts of Suffolk County are teaming up with Touro Law to create a justice patch so young women can learn about the law and legal careers. If only the law school would help its grads earn the jobs patch! [National Law Journal] ...Show More Summary
Now that a Bristol County, Massachusetts jury has convicted former Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez of first-degree murder in connection with the death of Odin Lloyd in June 2013, a Suffolk County, Massachusetts jury can focus on whether Hernandez killed Safiro Furtado and Daniel de Abreu eleven months earlier. Via the Boston Globe, the families…