Central Islip, NYNewsday

Man fatally shot outside Central Islip restaurant, police say

A man is dead and another is in custody after a dispute between two acquaintances in Central Islip ended with one being shot, police said. Authorities said the shooting occurred outside Mi Nuevo Encanto, a restaurant and bar at 65 Carleton Avenue, just after 1 a.m. Monday. Suffolk County Police...
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New Haven, CTgoodhousekeeping.com

'Jeopardy!' Star Matt Amodio Breaks His Silence After Being Called Out for "Annoying" Habit

Jeopardy! champion Matt Amodio would like to say something to those who are criticizing him on the show. Currently on an impressive eight game winning streak, the 30-year-old Jeopardy! star has heard about what some online viewers have dubbed his “annoying” habit on the quiz show. Speaking to Entertainment Weekly, the computer science Ph.D student from New Haven, Connecticut acknowledged that some fans have a problem with him answering “what is” for every subject, even if the correct answer is a person. While Matt didn’t get super into it, he wanted to make one thing clear: he isn’t trying to upset anybody on purpose.
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Bridgeport, CTConnecticut Post

Police: Mercedes, $8,000 taken during Bridgeport home invasion

BRIDGEPORT — Three individuals allegedly stole a safe with thousands of dollars in it and a Mercedes Benz during a home invasion over the weekend. Scott Appleby, the city’s director of emergency communications and emergency management, said there was a reported home invasion Saturday on Palmer Street. He said the...
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Suffolk County, NYdailyvoice.com

Know Them? Four Wanted For Stealing From Suffolk Target, Police Say

Police are asking the public for help locating and identifying four people accused of stealing merchandise from a Long Island Target. Suffolk County Police said the incident happened at about 9:35 p.m. on Sunday, July 4, at the Target located at 2975 Horseblock Road in Farmingville. Police said the suspects fled the scene with assorted merchandise in a white Range Rover.
Norwalk, CTNorwalk Hour

Stamford man accused of following woman from NY to Norwalk, assaulting her

NORWALK — A Stamford man was arrested Saturday on stalking and assault charges related to a June incident, in which he followed a victim from New York to Norwalk, police said. Andrew Delarosa, 20, was charged with third-degree assault, second-degree stalking, second-degree breach of peace and first-degree unlawful restraint, according...
New Haven, CTNew Haven Register

Police: 2 shot on Quinnipiac Avenue in New Haven

NEW HAVEN — Two people were shot on Quinnipiac Avenue Friday night, according to police. Officers responded to multiple 911 calls around 7:30 p.m. of a person shot on Quinnipiac Avenue between Ferry and Lenox streets, Officer Scott Shumway said. Responding officers found a 21-year-old Hamden man with gunshot wounds,...
Bridgeport, CTConnecticut Post

Bridgeport police seek information after street fight, shooting

BRIDGEPORT — City police are asking for the public’s help to gather information about a street fight that led to a person shot last week, officials said. Around 11:40 p.m. on July 26, officers responded to a call about a fight on Atwater Street involving 15 to 20 people, according to Scott Appleby, the city’s director of emergency communications and emergency management.
Suffolk County, NYaudacy.com

Man arrested in fatal shooting outside Long Island bar

New York (WCBS 880) —A Long Island man has been arrested in connection to a fatal shooting outside a Central Islip bar early Monday morning. Ismael Rodriguez-Rosado, 27, allegedly killed German Ramirez, 31, at Mi Nuevo Encanto after the two had gotten into an argument at the Dominican watering hole, Suffolk County police said.
Mamaroneck, NYlarchmontloop.com

Trump Visit to Mamaroneck’s Winged Foot Under Fire

Former President Donald Trump’s planned visit and fundraiser at the Winged Foot Country Club in Mamaroneck appears to be moving forward on August 4, despite community opposition. A recent story on NBC News reported that “quiet plans” were being made for a Trump tribute banquet at the prestigious club and...

Heart palpations could signal the onset of serious health issues

Nearly everyone has experienced heart palpitations, a feeling that your heat is racing, thumping, or skipping a beat. In many cases, palpitations are scary but harmless. However, this doesn’t mean that you should ignore them completely. Knowing what to look for and when to seek treatment can help you prevent potentially deadly health issues.
Brookfield, CTNew Haven Register

Multiple people hospitalized in weekend motorcycle crash in Brookfield

BROOKFIELD — A serious accident involving a car and a motorcycle sent multiple people to the hospital Saturday night, town authorities said. The crash occurred on Federal Road near the Brookfield Lanes bowling alley, according to Fire Chief Andrew Ellis. Crews were called to the scene around 7:30 p.m. for an accident between a motorcycle carrying two people and a car, he said.
Westchester County, NYdailyvoice.com

Police Identify Woman Killed In Westchester Crash

Police have identified the woman killed in a single-vehicle crash in Westchester County over the weekend. Sonia Philpotts, age 54, from the Bronx, was the passenger who died in the crash that happened in Yonkers at about 11:50 p.m. on Saturday, July 31, according to Westchester County Police. Police previously...
Rockland County, NYrcbizjournal.com

Rockland County Openings & Closings

Nanuet, NY (August 2, 2021) Stop & Shop will be closing its location on Middletown Road on August 5th @ 6:00pm, and re-opening at 101 Market Street, Suite E, the next morning on August 6th @ 7:00am. PLAYA BOWLS COMES TO SHOPS AT NANUET. Nanuet, NY (July 31, 2021) –...
Greenwich, CTRegister Citizen

Departures from Greenwich Public Schools since 2019

GREENWICH — Since Superintendent of Schools Toni Jones was hired by the Greenwich Board of Education in January 2019, nine prominent Central Office staff members have left the school district. Five in the past year alone have departed. Here is a list of who the former district administrators were, when...
Fairfield, CTMiddletown Press

Judge denies probation for former Fairfield official

BRIDGEPORT — Fairfield’s former chief financial officer was denied a pretrial probation program on Monday in connection with the fill pile scandal. But Superior Court Judge Kevin Doyle did leave open the possibility that Robert Mayer’s lawyer, Richard Meehan Jr., could seek accelerated rehabilitation for his client again, questioning some of the charges that have been levied by state prosecutors against Mayer.
West Haven, CTEyewitness News

Man accused of driving on West Haven boardwalk

WEST HAVEN, CT (WFSB) - A New Haven man accused of driving on the West Haven boardwalk was taken into custody. Police arrested Marcus Galberth, 37, at his home and charged him with reckless driving, breach of peace, and reckless endangerment. Galberth allegedly drove along the boardwalk "with complete disregard...