5 children injured in LI crash; school bus driver arrested: SCPD
NORTH BELLPORT, Long Island (PIX11) – A school bus driver was arrested following a car crash that left seven people, including five children, injured on Long Island Wednesday morning, according to Suffolk County police. The crash between the bus and a sedan happened on Bellport Avenue and Head of the Neck Road at around 7:50 […]
Wegmans begins hiring first employees for Long Island store coming in 2025
GreaterRonkonkoma coverage is funded in part by The Core Station Yards, now leasing brand-new apartment homes in Ronkonkoma. Click here to book your in-person tour today. The hiring process has begun for Long Island’s first Wegmans. With the popular supermarket slated to make its debut in early 2025 at...
L.I. burglars lit fires before breaking into businesses, police say
CENTEREACH, N.Y. -- Two Long Island men are behind bars, charged with going to great lengths to smash their way into nearby businesses and make off with ATMs.The suspects cased PSEG substations across Long Island, say investigators, and attempted to set them on fire to distract first responders, so that the accused could smash their way into Suffolk County businesses to steal ATMs.Police say the two men used a brick to burglarize Talwindel Sukha's Ridge business."Very bad," he said. "I look, same thing, broken door, ATM machine no have there."The crooks made off with an ATM filled with nearly...
Centereach Man Sentenced to Up to Seven Years in Prison for July 2022 Fatal Hit-and-Run
Nassau County District Attorney Anne T. Donnelly announced that a Centereach man was sentenced today to up to seven years in prison for a hit-and-run collision in July 2022 that killed a 30-year-old man. Corey Henson, 33, pleaded guilty on November 15, 2023, before Judge Christopher Hoefenkrieg to Manslaughter in...
STORM WATCH: Strong winds overnight before cooler temps come in
A wind advisory is in effect for all of Long Island through 7 a.m. Thursday.
Drone operator helps rescue kayaker from near death off Long Island
It was a good thing nature photographer Mike Busch headed to Moriches Inlet on Sunday for a little seal watching. Because within a few minutes of his arrival, he would be helping save a man’s life. “The odds of me being there at that exact time, like, it’s impossible...
Taste the Sea: Exploring Port Jefferson's Top 4 Seafood Dining Spots
In this article, we are exploring four delightful seafood restaurants in Port Jefferson. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments? If so, we'd love to hear your experiences. Please share your thoughts in the comments section below.
Uber Eats driver wanted for hitting mailbox, fleeing the scene in Miller Place
The incident happened in November on Dogwood Lane.
Tragic Death of Raymond Hubbard Sparks Sorrow and Calls for Closure
Tragic Accident Death of Raymond Hubbard in Coram, Long Island. Nicholas Doxtader Charged with Driving While Impaired Leads to Death of Raymond Hubbard. On Saturday night, a sad event happened in Coram, Long Island. A 25-year-old man named Raymond Hubbard fell out of his wheelchair while trying to cross Middle County Road according to the news report of NBC New York. Shortly after falling he got hit by a car and died at the spot. The driver of the car, Nicholas Doxtader who was driving a Chevrolet Suburban seemed like he had been drinking according to the police. So, the police arrested him for driving while impaired. He was supposed to go to court on Sunday in Central Islip. It was around 10:15 p.m. when Hubbard had the accident. He was trying to cross the road but fell down. A car hit him which caused his death. When the police came they found the driver of the car named Doxtader. They thought he was drunk so they took him into custody.
Suffolk Water Authority to announce completion of water main extension project in Manorville
More than 100 homes in Manorville are able to access public water now.
According To Suffolk County Police, A Man Falls Out Of A Wheelchair And Is Killed By An intoxicated Driver In New York
A wheelchair user who was killed while crossing the road is being mourned by a family on Long Island. The driver that struck him, according to Suffolk County police, was intoxicated. What Happened?. In memory of their 33-year-old brother who was attacked and killed on Middle Country Road in Coram...
72 MPH Wind Gust Reported During Storm: Here's Rundown From Region
Widespread 40 to 50-mile-per-hour wind gusts were reported across the region as a powerful storm accompanying a frontal system swept through the Northeast. The highest reported gust -- at 72 miles per hour -- happened on Long Island just before 12:30 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 29 on top of a building in Stony Brook at 159 feet, according to the National Weather Service.
Former employee at NY group home accused of raping resident, 13: DA
Editor’s note: WellLife Network is a licensed children’s residential facility in the state of New York, according to the New York State Office of Mental Health. DIX HILLS, N.Y. (PIX11) — A former children’s group home employee was indicted for allegedly raping a 13-year-old female resident multiple times, according to Suffolk County District Attorney Raymond […]
Savor Selden: A Guide to the 4 Most Tempting Sandwiches in Town
This article presents four unique sandwiches found in Selden. Have you had the chance to taste any of them? If you have, we would love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below.
First Alert Weather: Red Alert for rainy, windy p.m. commute
Brace for a challenging evening commute as a Red Alert is issued for heavy rain and strong winds. Long Island already soaked with over 3/4 inch of rain, with more expected. Breaks in the downpour are possible, but gusty conditions will persist, potentially disrupting travel and outdoor activities. Stay safe!
Raising a Glass in Ronkonkoma: 4 Pubs You Can't Miss
This article presents a tour of four remarkable pubs in Ronkonkoma. Have you had the opportunity to visit any of them? If yes, we'd love to hear your experiences. Please share your thoughts in the comments section below.
Suffolk County Duo Indicted for Arsons and Burglaries at Local Businesses
Suffolk County, NY – Suffolk County District Attorney Raymond A. Tierney announced the indictment of Frank Costa, 54, of Port Jefferson Station, and Jon Pucci, 29, of Middle Island, for…
The next phase of Centereach’s New Village Plaza includes new eateries, grocery store
After completing its first two buildings four years ago, the New Village Plaza shopping center in Centereach is now in the process of constructing a third. Brookhaven Town Councilman Neil Manzella told Greater Long Island that while he doesn’t have an exact date on when some new stores are set to open, he’s excited to see it happen “soon.”
Centereach, February 28 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Bayport-Blue Point High School basketball team will have a game with Mount Sinai Senior High School on February 28, 2024, 16:00:00 CST. 2024 NYSPHSAA Section XI A Girls Basketball Semifinals #1.
After years of being vandalized, Selden Batting & Grand Prix is razed
For over a decade, the site of the former Selden Batting & Grand Prix has become a blight for the Selden community. Since closing around 2012, the lot had remained vacant and fallen victim to constant graffiti and vandalism, despite its past popularity as a go-kart and batting cage park.