7 hrs ago
FDA urges phaseout of some antibiotics in meat
Citing a potential threat to public health, the Food and Drug Administration moved Wednesday toward phasing out the use of some antibiotics in animals processed for meat.
11 hrs ago
George Zimmerman escapes domestic charges, prosecutor says
In Suffolk Cnty vehicle on fire on The L.I.E./I-495 WB between X61/Patchogue-Holbrook Rd and X60/Ronkonkoma Ave In Suffolk Cnty vehicle on fire on The L.I.E./I-495 WB between X61/Patchogue-Holbrook Rd and X60/Ronkonkoma Ave NOTE: In Amityville, NB Rt 110/Broadway closed at Harrison Ave because of a broken water main.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
3 Arrested for DWI in Past Week
Written by Stephen Bronner The following information was supplied by the Rockville Centre Police Department.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Town officials to discuss plan for North Amityville mobile home park
The Babylon Town Planning Board Monday night plans to discuss the application of a developer who wants to build an apartment complex on the site of a North Amityville mobile home park.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Wedding: Miriam Rios and Kirkland Lewis
Miriam Rios and Kirkland Lewis were married on Nov. 29 at St. John the Baptist Church in Wading River.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Amityville schools chief John Williams to retire at year's end
Amityville schools Superintendent John Williams, who led the district as it brought all its schools off state "needs improvement" lists for the first time in more than seven years, will retire at the end of the academic year.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Bus, truck traffic an issue on residential Copiague street
Transit bus heads down 35th Street in Copiague on its way to a bus stop in the Big Lots shopping center on Sunrise Highway.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Wyandanch house fire leaves 11 homeless
Four families lived in a home on Washington Avenue in Wyandanch that was ravaged by fire Wednesday, and all 11 occupants escaped to safety, although they were left homeless on the day before Thanksgiving.
Winds, flooding impact commute on getaway day
The strong gusting winds courtesy of a coastal storm on getaway day before Thanksgiving made driving a handful Wednesday morning, with motorists fighting at times to stay in their assigned travel lanes.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Suffolk OKs no-layoff union pact, $2.76B budget
Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone releases and talks about the county's budget at his office in the Dennision Buiding in Hauppauge.
Shopping center proposed for Brunswick Hospital site
The former site of the Brunswick Hospital, where BH Realty proposed to develop a retail and commercial site that will be anchored by a proposed CVS Pharmacy.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Profile of the serial killer who massacred eight nurses in Chicago in 1966. We'll explore his life of crime and examine his manhunt and trial, which became the "O.J." of its time.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
New Christmas Child Relay Center Serves West Islip, Bay Shore
West Islip and Bay Shore residents wanting to help out needy families during the holiday season now have a new resource to tap as an Operation Christmas Child Relay Center has been setup at the Calvary Baptist Church at 1040 Union Boulevard.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
COMMENT : Pakistan's version of The Amityville Horror - Tammy Swofford
We locked up our Unabomber. We locked onto Hakeemullah Mehsud. Your Amityville Horror needs to end.
Joseph DeFelice gets 25-to-life in girlfriend's murder
A Suffolk County Court jury convicted Joseph DeFelice, 34, of second-degree murder, second-degree criminal facilitation and first-degree hindering prosecution.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Cops: Four Men Rob Sunrise Mall Donation Bin
Nassau County police on Tuesday night said four men were arrested for removing clothing from a donation bin in the Sunrise Mall parking lot.
Police: Central Islip man charged in Wyandanch shooting
Police charged Rashad Woolridge in connection with a shooting that occurred last month in North Amityville..