The Suffolk County D.A.’s office this week said it will not proceed with its case against Lisa, who was arrested for driving while impaired and without a license following a Labor Day crash last year. Lisa was cleared of DWAI (driving...Show More Summary
Last year I explained why I care about transportation in the suburbs, even though I live in the city (well, Queens). But some suburbs matter more than others. Here's an illustration: last month I talked about how Staten Island affects our goals. Show More Summary
(SHIRLEY, N.Y.) — A house fire on New York’s Long Island has killed three children and their mother. Suffolk County police say the victims included a 7-year-old boy and 2-year-old boy and girl twins. Police identified the mother as Jennifer McCusker. Show More Summary
It’s debatable if Machete Kills, and we may have to wait until the new movie is released to find out, but now we do know a machete can at least thwart a robbery. Police in Suffolk County, N.Y., say a storekeeper who was held up at gunpoint successfully chased away a would-be robber with the large blade. Show More Summary
In the context of yesterday's Village Heritage Grabfest, it is worth noting that the Worlingworth Local Historical Society's website has been built with the help of a grant made by Suffolk County Council - and by a Community Projects grant from Mid-Suffolk District Council in 2009. Show More Summary
A 50-year-old equestrian from Suffolk County died after being shot through a window at his home, police searching for a suspect
Jason Lee, the 37-year-old Goldman Sachs managing director facing rape charges in East Hampton, was arraigned in Suffolk County Criminal Court today. Lee, who was arrested last month, posted $100,000 bail, East Hampton Patch's Taylor Vecsey reports. According to Patch.com, Lee's attorney Edward Burke, Jr. Show More Summary
All Suffolk County wanted to do was sell a little strip of beach front property 1-foot-wide by 1,885-feet-long. The county set the bidding at $10, according to Newsday, and contacted the adjacent owners. Simple, right? Wrong. Enter two bankers that would stop at nothing to get that strip — Kyle N. Show More Summary
Today, in bonkers purchases: Not only did a man pony up $120,000 for a one-foot-wide slice of beach in East Hampton, he secured his tony property after an intense bidding war with another Manhattan financier. Even Suffolk County, which acquired the land a decade ago, was floored. It offered...
An estimated 6,750 people who ate at a Long Island restaurant last month may have been exposed to Hepatitis A through a seasonal waiter diagnosed with the virus and hospitalized for four days. Suffolk County health officials said Friday that the waiter worked at The Driver’s Seat restaurant in Southampton, NY, from Aug. 6-20. No... Continue Reading
The Suffolk county Homicide Squad and East Hampton police are investigating the drowning death of a Manhattan contractor's wife during a boating excursion late Saturday night. John Petrocelli, 54, told authorities the boat was anchored...Show More Summary
If Crustified Dibbs-era R.A. the Rugged Man had been an art school dropout instead of a Suffolk County degenerate, he might’ve sounded exactly like Hype Wonder. Or if Ol’ Dirty Bastard had somehow seeded up Dose One, the trisexual spawn of their unromantic tryst might rap something like Hype Wonder. Show More Summary
The Boston Globe is reporting that Suffolk County prosecutors are pushing forward with their intention to charge former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez with two murders in Boston last summer. The case is now before a grand jury,Show More Summary
As Aaron Hernandez heads back to court today for a hearing in connection with the murder charge he is facing, a Suffolk County (Mass.) grand jury is hearing evidence from prosecutors seeking to charge him in the 2012 shooting deaths … Continue reading ?
On Wednesday, the Boston Globe reported that prosecutors have begun making the case to a Suffolk County grand jury that former Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez should be charged in the 2012 deaths of Daniel Abreau and Safiro Furta...
At a time when a grand jury in Bristol County, Massachusetts likely is closing in on an indictment of former Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez for the June 2013 murder of Odin Lloyd, a grand jury in Suffolk County, Massachusetts could likewise indict Hernandez for the July 2012 shooting deaths of Safiro Furtado and Daniel Abreu.…
Suffolk County police have charged four males in the hate crime assault of a two gay men in Babylon, Long Island. The four suspects were walking down Deer Park Avenue in Babylon around 3:30 a.m. Sunday, when they asked two men for directions to the train station, according to Suffolk County police. Show More Summary
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Suffolk County police say that a 13-year-old boy saved his mother from a "violent and potentially fatal attack" when the boy stabbed his mother's ex-boyfriend in their Mastic Beach home on Monday. [ more › ]
The Long Island Rail Road plans to lay thousands of feet of new track in Nassau and Suffolk counties over the next six years to squeeze more trains onto the crowded network.