Suffolk County Executive proposes large increase in capital spending
County Executive Steve Bellone Tuesday unveiled a whopping $410.3 million 2015 capital budget that will borrow $5 million to pay for new police cars in the depleted fleet and spend $207 million to replace an aging bay outfall pipe for the Southwest sewer district.
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Judge rejects Smithtown's denial to build Sonic in Nesconset
A view of the Sonic restaurant at 1380 Deer Park Ave. in North Babylon on Monday, April 14, 2014.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
2 rescues on Nissequogue River in less than a day
Two people were rescued after being thrown into the water when a canoe overturned on Sunday, April 13, 2014, Suffolk County Police say.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Two Men in Critical Condition After Canoe Overturns in Smithtown Bay
Two men are in critical, but stable condition at the hospital after their canoe overturned in Smithtown Bay Sunday afternoon, police said.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Bellone official failed to follow Suffolk procurement policy
Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone talks about his just-released county budget at his office in the Dennision Buiding in Hauppauge.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Suffolk, Nassau report 2013 budget surpluses
Suffolk County had a $33.1 million general fund surplus last year, the first in three years and a major swing from 2012 when the county had a $154.4 million deficit, Comptroller Joseph Sawicki said Thursday.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Great Hollow Middle's Nicholas Leung Wins State Debate Championship
Recently, the Agape Debate Institute located in Manhasset, Long Island made the trip to the New York State Debate Coaches Association Championship held at Bronx High School of Science.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Local Residents Named to Dean's List at Siena College
Congratulations to the following local residents who were named to the dean's list for the fall 2013 semester at Siena College: Lindsey Axmacher, a accounting major from Saint James Samantha Byrnes, a accounting major from Hauppauge Renee Perrucci, a accounting major from Nesconset Caitlyn Quinn, a accounting major from Hauppauge Jacqueline ... (more)
Sat Mar 29, 2014
Nesconset Mother: Man Approached My 9-Year-Old Son in Yard
A Nesconset mother says her 9-year-old son was approached by a man in the yard of their home on Browns Road Thursday afternoon.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Anthony Manetta to step down as chief of Suffolk IDA
Anthony Manetta, the executive director of the Suffolk Industrial Development Agency who led a two-year overhaul of the agency, told his board on Thursday, March 27, 2014 that he is stepping down from his $155,000-a-year post.