10 hrs ago
Long Island doctor sentenced to 10 years in oxycodone crackdown
US District court Judge Joseph Bianco threw the book at Long Island doctor Leonard Stambler yesterday by sentencing him to 10 years behind bars for literally acting as a "drug dealer" by writing illegal prescriptions for the painkiller oxycodone .Stambler , 63, is the first doctor to stand trial following a crackdown on abuse of he drug by the DEA ... (more)
20 hrs ago
Long Island Business News
Physician gets 10 years in painkillers probe
Dr. Leonard Stambler was convicted in October 2013 of conspiracy and distribution of oxycodone.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Police: Rocky Point Man Robbed Two Banks, Arrested in Movie Theater Parking Lot
A Rocky Point man who police say robbed two banks in three days was arrested shortly after the last robbery on Monday afternoon in a movie theater parking lot.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Charge against accused killer in Sarah Goode's death increased to 1st-degree murder
A Mastic man has been arrested in Florida and charged in the slaying of Sarah P. Goode, a 21-year-old mother whose body was found in a wooded area of Medford last month, Suffolk County police said early Saturday, July 12, 2014.
Police: Robbery Reported at Medford Bank
Police are investigating a reported robbery at a Medford bank Monday afternoon. A 911 call came in at about 2:05 p.m. from Suffolk County National Bank located at 2801 Route 112 reporting a robbery, police said.
Medford Man Wanted for Criminal Contempt
July 21, 2014 - Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Seventh Precinct Crime Section officers are seeking the public's help to locate a man who violated two orders of protection earlier this year.
Motorcyclist, Passenger Seriously Hurt in Sunrise Highway Crash
A Medford man is in critical condition and his passenger was also seriously injured after he drove his motorcycle into the back of a car on Sunrise Highway Sunday night, police said.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Miami Beach: Where to stay, what to eat
In Medford accident on Horse Block Rd/Portion Rd/Smithtown Blvd/Terry Rd/CR-16 WB between CO Hwy 101/Patchogue Yaphank Rd and before Manor Rd In Medford accident on Horse Block Rd/Portion Rd/Smithtown Blvd/Terry Rd/CR-16 WB between CO Hwy 101/Patchogue Yaphank Rd and before Manor Rd In Roslyn Heights road construction.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Suspect Held in Death of Medford Mom
A Mastic man is behind bars at the Suffolk Count Jail today after pleading not guilty to murder charges in the death of young Medford Mom Sarah Goode.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Police: Mastic Man Charged in Murder of Medford Mom
Nearly a month after the body of Sarah Goode was found in the woods in Medford, Suffolk police have made an arrest in the death of the Medford mother.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Where To Board Your Cute Critters During Your Summer Vacation
No need to worry about your pets while you're away on vacation, take them to one of Long Island's first-rate kennels or boarding locations! We all know that summer is one of the most popular times of the year to get away from home and go on a fun, and relaxing, vacation.
Mangano: Nassau not actively seeking a police commissioner
Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano is not pursuing his search for a new police commissioner -- but he also isn't ready to permanently appoint his acting top cop to the post.
Oyster Bay Town suit: Bar is too rowdy
The Town of Oyster Bay has filed a lawsuit to shutter a popular Massapequa nightspot that residents say has ruined their neighborhood with noise, fumes, traffic and invasions of privacy.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
New body part found in Hempstead; sources say detectives probe...
In Farmingville road construction. two lanes closed on The L.I.E./I-495 EB between X63/North Ocean Ave and X64/Rt-112 in Medford In Westbury road construction.
Police investigate car fires at Medford lot
Medford and Yaphank fire departments respond to a car lot on Peconic Avenue in Medford after an emergency call at about 1:30 a.m. on Thursday, July 10, 2014, about several cars on fire.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Schumer, Gillibrand Announce Over $580,000 in Federal Funds for Suffolk County Fire Departments
July 7, 2014 - United States Senators Charles E. Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand today announced that three fire departments on Suffolk County are set to receive a total of $583,786 in federal funding.
Medford, Gordon Heights fire districts win equipment grant
The Medford and Gordon Heights fire districts have teamed up to win a $476,000 federal grant to buy new breathing devices for firefighters.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Prosecutor: Medford nursing home, staff failed patient
Aurelia Rios, 72, died at the Medford Multicare Center for Living Nursing home in Medford.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Target asks customers not to bring guns into their stores
In Rocky Point closed due to accident on CR 21/Yaphank Middle Island Road/Rocky Point Road SB between Hwy 25a/N Country Rd and Whiskey Rd In Rocky Point closed due to accident on CR 21/Yaphank Middle Island Road/Rocky Point Road SB between Hwy 25a/N Country Rd and Whiskey Rd In Rocky Point closed due to accident on CR 21/Yaphank Middle Island ... (more)
Mon Jun 30, 2014
SCPD Missing Person Alert: Medford Teen Missing
June 30th, 2014 - Suffolk County Police Sixth Squad detectives are seeking the public's help to locate a Medford teen who went missing last week.