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Long Island Fugitive Seized By Police Following Bus Incident

A man questioned by New Jersey State Police following an alleged incident on a Greyhound bus turned out to be a fugitive from Long Island, records show. Christopher Milton, 41, of Brentwood, NY was taken into custody in a park-and-ride lot on southbound Route 17 in Ridgewood around 6:15 p.m. Monday, June 27, after the bus driver pulled over, dialed 911 and reported that he'd threatened to shoot another passenger.
RIDGEWOOD, NJ
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Long Island Fugitive Seized By NJ State Troopers Following Route 17 Bus Incident Identified

UPDATE: A man questioned by New Jersey State Police following an alleged incident on a Greyhound bus turned out to be a fugitive from Long Island. Christopher Milton, 41, of Brentwood, NY was taken into custody in a park-and-ride lot on southbound Route 17 in Ridgewood around 6:15 p.m. Monday, June 27, after the bus driver pulled over, dialed 911 and reported that he'd threatened to shoot another passenger.
RIDGEWOOD, NJ
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New York Republican gubernatorial candidate Lee Zeldin targeted with antisemitic death threat

U.S. Congressman and Jewish candidate for New York governor Lee Zeldin, R-N.Y., was recently targeted with an antisemitic death threat, The New York Post reported. A swastika was spray-painted on a Zeldin campaign lawn sign in Huntington, Suffolk County, along with the number 187, the Long Island congressman’s campaign said in a statement on Sunday. The incident came only days before the Republican gubernatorial primary.
HUNTINGTON, NY
27east.com

Zach Erdem, Owner of 75 Main, Is Living His American Dream

Zach Erdem, the owner of the restaurants 75 Main and Blu Mar in Southampton Village, is living the American dream. He came to the United States from his native Turkey... more. In February, Olga Buzulutska, her husband, Mykola Ignatiev, and her 6-year-old son, Mykyta Ignatiev, traveled ... by Sophie Griffin.
SOUTHAMPTON, NY
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Stotzky Park playground is a wreck

Spending time on a beautiful Friday evening at Stotzky Park, I was thoroughly impressed with the crowds watching baseball, softball, barbecues, and plenty of kids running around having a wonderful time. My son was busy playing in the playground with friends and while he’s 7 and oblivious to its slow...
RIVERHEAD, NY
northforker.com

North Fork Dream Home: A tranquil woodsy retreat perched in Mattituck

“Tranquil retreat” are two words that immediately come to mind when stepping foot into this modern barn-styled home. A wall of windows and strategically placed skylights throughout fill the entire interior with tons of natural light and a calming green glow from the surrounding landscape. “Entering this stunning three-bedroom,...
MATTITUCK, NY
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Culture Fine Foods and Cocktails crew looking to open new brunch spot in Babylon

After closing last fall and remaining quiet on social media, the team at Culture Fine Foods and Cocktails has a new concept in the works. Owner Patrick Mack operated Culture Fine Food and Cocktails in the old Don Ricardo’s space in Babylon from the start of 2020 to November of last year. This year he submitted a proposal in April to Babylon Village to reopen the space at 94 East Main St. as a brunch spot called “Macks.”
BABYLON, NY
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Pole and aerial fitness studio lifts off in downtown Patchogue this summer

Jessica Reisert is leaving stereotypes in the dust when it comes to pole and aerial fitness. The 24-year-old entrepreneur is opening her own aerial fitness studio this summer called The Cheeky Peach, located at 42 S. Ocean Ave. in Patchogue. The Cheeky Peach will be an inclusive, safe space that...
PATCHOGUE, NY
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The Preston House is launching a new food truck this summer

A mock-up of the Preston House food truck, which is nearing completion ahead of a grand opening during Alive on 25 July 1. (Courtesy photo) Since opening in 2018, the Preston House restaurant has established itself as a hub for eclectic fine dining in downtown Riverhead. Now, they’re taking on...
RIVERHEAD, NY
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Chefs of the North Fork Delight Guests With Their Culinary Skills

Get our Hamptons Insider newsletters delivered direct to you. Foodies savored the farm-to-table restaurant trend serving up peak freshness in the East End’s agricultural heartland during Dan’s Chefs of the North Fork on Saturday, June 25 at Atlantis Banquets & Events at Long Island Aquarium in Riverhead. “We’re...
RIVERHEAD, NY
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Powerball ticket worth $50K sold in Oswego

OSWEGO, N.Y. (WWTI) — The New York Lottery announced that two third-prize winning tickets worth $50,000 for the June 25 Powerball drawing were sold in New York. The winning tickets had four matching numbers and the Powerball number and were sold in Oswego and Smithtown. The prize-winning tickets were purchased at Cheap Seats Sports Bar and Grill on Hillside Avenue in Oswego and the Speedway store on the Smithtown Bypass in Smithtown.
OSWEGO, NY
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American Airlines To Stop Flying To These Four U.S. Cities In September

Even more flights are being cut — this time from American Airlines. And there may be more cuts to follow in the coming months. American Airlines is ending service in and out of four U.S. cities due to the ongoing pilot shortage. The cities affected are: Dubuque, Iowa; Islip, New York; Ithaca, New York; and Toledo, Ohio. In a statement, American Airlines said, “We want to fly but can’t due to the lack of regional pilots.” American hopes the move will allow it to be more reliable on its remaining flights.
DUBUQUE, IA
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