Thursday Mar 13
Long Island Business News
West Marine setting sail on expanded West Islip store
Watsonville, Calif.-based West Marine has nearly doubled the size of its location at 147 Sunrise Highway, going from 12,800 square feet to 24,800 square feet.
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Thursday Mar 13
Police Seeking Men in West Islip Gas Station Armed Robbery
Police are asking for the public's help to identify and locate the men pictured above who they say robbed gas station in West Islip last month.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Tikkun Long Island Hosts 'Heal a Heart | Save a Future'
Tikkun Long Island is a recently formed nonprofit organization dedicated to help youth who are hurting and in need of healing .
Tue Mar 04, 2014
LI Mother Charged with Murdering Newborn Infant Daughter to be Arraigned in Riverhead Tomorrow
Santos Elena Ruiz Solano, 26, was charged with second degree murder on February 20 after she reportedly killed her newborn baby girl.
Police: Dix Hills Man Arrested for Fleeing Scene of Serious Crash
A Dix Hills man was arrested Sunday and charged with leaving the scene of a serious crash in Deer Park last week, police said.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Long Island updates for Friday, Feb. 28, 2014
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Wed Feb 26, 2014
Help Police ID Driver Who Fled Scene of Serious N. Lindenhurst Crash
Police are seeking the public's help to identify the driver involved in a hit-and-run crash that seriously injured a pedestrian in North Lindenhurst last fall.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Police: Driver Flees Deer Park Crash That Seriously Injures Passenger
A North Babylon man was seriously injured in a crash near the Tanger Outlets in Deer Park Monday night and the driver of the car he was riding in fled the scene on foot, police said.
Police Investigating Armed Robbery at West Islip Gas Station
Two armed men robbed a West Islip gas station last week, police said. The men, armed with guns, robbed the Exxon station at 570 Sunrise Highway, just west of the Robert Moses Causeway, at 2 a.m. on Feb. 20, police said.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Santos Elena Ruiz Solano, Central Islip mother accused of killing her ...
A housekeeper who prosecutors say murdered her newborn child was charged with second-degree murder and ordered held without bail following her arraignment Friday in First District Court in Central Islip.
Report: NY legislator says 'No one should ever ride a bicycle or motorcycle'
Bikes, whether powered by gas or pedals, remain a complicated issue on our country's roadways.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Break-in Reported at Beach Street Middle School
Police are investigating a break-in at Beach Street Middle School Friday night. Police said witnesses reported seeing two people run from the West Islip school east toward Everdell Avenue after the break-in, which occurred around 10:15 p.m. after a window was broken.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
'Scandal,' 'Portlandia' marathons airing before season premieres
RETURNING SHOW MARATHONS Before new seasons start, previous episodes repeat for drama faves.
Students give jeans for homeless teens
Students from seven high schools in Islip helped donate more than 1,400 pairs of jeans for a national group that aids homeless teens.
Chambersburg Public Opinion
Prosecutor: NY maid killed, tried to discard baby
A housekeeper on New York's Long Island gave birth in her employer's bathroom, killed the newborn, then went to a hospital with the body in a bag and asked her unknowing husband to throw it away, prosecutors said Friday.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Police: Central Islip Woman Killed Newborn Daughter
A Central Islip woman was arrested Thursday after police say she killed her newborn daughter earlier this week.
Banned from one mall, West Islip man walks at another
Anthony Arcese still walks 31/2 miles every morning, despite a six-month ban from his normal exercise haven, the Westfield South Shore Mall in Bay Shore.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Bicycle Bozo of the Year Award ~ Thomas Barraga
The Times Union ran an AP story on February 14, 2014 reporting tasteless and discriminatory comments by my candidate for "Bicycle Bozo of the Year."
LI lawsuit claims deaf man denied sign language
Alfred Weinrib's children, who also are deaf, have sued Winthrop-University Hospital in Mineola, Good Samaritan Hospital in West Islip and the Gurwin Jewish Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Commack.
West Islip Residents Named to Dean's List at SUNY Albany
Congrats to the following West Islip residents who were recently named to the Dean's List for the fall semester at SUNY Albany: Patrick Rowan Amanda Grazier Stefanie Bauer Brian Bholan William Hurd Elizabeth Sutton Kristen Pfaffe Michael Laduca Nicholas Mattera Brenda Didonna Jessica Nolie John Perniciaro Ellen Tietjen Philip Denara