Wednesday May 15
Video shows Long Island police officer choking man
The Suffolk County Police Department promises a full investigation after the YouTube clip showed an officer grabbing a 22-year-old man by the throat.
Winner: Emre Salman
Emre Salman of Sound Beach recently received the Faculty Early Career Development Program Award from the National Science Foundation for his "outstanding research, excellent education and the integration of both education and research," the organization said.
Empire State News
Two dead in separate Suffolk County crashes
Police are investigating a two-car crash that killed a woman in Middle Island this evening Thursday evening Traci Gillow, 51, was southbound on Middle Island-Yaphank Road and apparently veered into the northbound lane south of Whiskey Road in Middle Island and struck a car operated by Patricia Moon.
Yard sale will help animal rescue groups care for feral cats
To fight the feral cat problem on Long Island, cat rescue groups in Brookhaven are assembling for an event to educate the community and raise funds to aid stray and neglected cats.
Patch Blog Helps Recover Missing Sound Beach Headstone
The odd story of the 19th century headstone found in Sound Beach after Hurricane Sandy took another turn when the stone, once missing, was once again returned to the civic.