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Suffolk DA: Montauk 74-year-old responsible for 14 acts involving hateful graffiti on East End
NOTE: A news conference that provided information about the suspect has ended. Story below will be updated. A Montauk man is responsible for 14 separate acts involving hateful graffiti on the East End, according to Suffolk County District Attorney Ray Tierney. Michael Nicholoulias, 74, was arrested following a joint surveillance...
Shoplifting in Commack: A Microcosm of Wider Economic Threats
The quiet town of Commack was disrupted on November 17, when a shoplifting incident occurred at the local Target store on Veterans Memorial Highway. At around 2:30 p.m., a woman engaged in theft, pilfering items worth nearly $250. In response, Suffolk County Crime Stoppers have called for public assistance to help identify and apprehend the suspect, offering a cash reward for tips leading to an arrest. Ensuring confidentiality, tips can be provided anonymously through various secure methods.
Suffolk County Legislator-Elect Catherine Stark Arrested on Sunday for Allegedly Driving on Drugs
Suffolk County Legislator-elect Catherine Stark was arrested on Sunday in Riverhead for allegedly driving while under the influence of drugs, according to the Riverhead Police Department. The Republican – who defeated Democrat Catherine Kent in the November election – was reportedly pulled over at approximately 2:30 p.m. as she was...
Brazen Shoplifter Strikes Target: Help Needed to Unmask Thief and Claim Your Cash Reward
Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Fourth Precinct Crime. Section officers are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the woman who stole. merchandise from a Commack store. A woman stole approximately $250 worth of merchandise from Target, located at 98. Veterans Memorial Highway, on November...
New Paws, New Love: Adopt Puppies Today in sagaponack, NY
Whether you're thinking about adopting a pet or simply delight in watching cute animals, you'd find a plethora of endearing pets awaiting adoption at animal shelters across and close to sagaponack..
Police Seeking Driver in Fatal Hit-and-Run in Ronkonkoma
Ronkonkoma, NY — The Suffolk County Police Department is requesting public assistance in locating a driver involved in a fatal hit-and-run incident that occurred one year ago in Ronkonkoma. On…
Fatal Hit-Run: ID Released For Man Struck Near Holbrook Intersection
The crash happened at around 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 3 in Holbrook. Suffolk County Police said the victim was struck on Coates Avenue, just north of Frank Court, and the driver fled the scene. On Monday, Dec. 4, detectives identified the victim as Richard Dirocco, age 63, of Holbrook. Dirocco...
Amityville Village Gets $1.5M Suffolk County Grant for Public Space Improvements and Creation of Pedestrian Plaza
The Village of Amityville has received a $1.5 million grant from Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone. The grant will fund projects to improve public spaces in the village, with a focus on Triangle Park, located in the downtown area at Broadway and Park Ave.
Farewell and New Beginnings at Greenport's Legendary Whiskey Wind Tavern
GREENPORT, NY — Bid farewell to an era cherished by the community as the iconic Whiskey Wind Tavern, nestled on Front Street, passes into new hands, marking the end of an era and the dawn of a fresh chapter.
18-Year-Old Speeding, On Phone Moments Before Crash Killing West Babylon Man, DA Says
Nicolas Apostolides, of West Babylon, was arraigned on manslaughter and related charges in Suffolk County Court on Friday, Dec. 1, in the death of David Martinez. According to prosecutors, Apostolides was speeding and using his phone when he ran a red light and crashed into another car on Straight Path in West Babylon at around 5:30 a.m. on Sunday, April 16.
Suffolk County Sheriff’s Office Announces Illegal Handicap Parking Campaign
The Suffolk County Sheriff’s Office will once again undertake enhanced enforcement aimed at illegal parking in handicap spaces throughout Suffolk County. Effective immediately and through New Year’s Day, all Deputy Sheriffs will be directing additional enforcement efforts to violations of sections 1203-b and 1203-c of the Vehicle and Traffic Law. The fine for this violation could be as much as $160.00 or more.
Trio of Thieves Make Off with Clothing, TV Sets from Huntington Station Store
Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Second Precinct Crime Section officers are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate three women who stole merchandise from a Huntington Station store last month. Three women stole clothing and televisions from Target, located at 124 East Jericho Turnpike on...
Man Taken Away From Barricaded House on New York Avenue
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Turtle Rescue of Hamptons: More wild turtles being hurt than in previous years
The group says the animals are close to being placed on the endangered list because many of them are getting hurt by cars and other hazards.
Suffolk County COVID-19 Update: Spike in Hospital Admissions, Vaccination Status, and Local Testing Information
Suffolk County's latest COVID-19 update, released on November 30, 2023, shows a rise in hospital admissions. In the week ending November 25, 2023, there were 284 new admissions, a 56.9% increase from the previous week. This equates to 10 admissions per 100,000 people. On the report's release day, 95 people were in hospital, 56% of them due to COVID-19 or related complications.
Outgoing Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone Looks Back On Tenure – and Plans His Next Move
Sign up for our amNY Sports email newsletter to get insights and game coverage for your favorite teams. After four years on the Babylon Town Board, a decade as Babylon Town Supervisor and 12 years as Suffolk County Executive, Steve Bellone is getting ready for his next act. Bellone, a...
Suspected thieves toss stolen goods from getaway car during police chase
Investigators say two women entered the TJ Maxx in Bridgehampton, filled shopping carts with items and left without paying Thursday afternoon.
Suffolk Top SUNY School in Cyber Competition
Suffolk Cyber Team: TOP, L to R: Wilson Pineda, Dylan Zagal , Enoch Gomez; BOTTOM L to R: Justin Trieu, Ryan Riazi. Suffolk County Community College students Ryan Riazi, Jose Miguel Mancero, Wilson Pineda, Justin Trieu, Enoch Gomez, Manuel Gomez and Dylan Zagal recently competed in the Fall 2023 National Cyber League Competition, finished 50th overall in the nation, were the fourth highest ranked community college team in the nation and the top SUNY school in the national cyber security competition.
This Morning’s Bulletin — 12.4.23
• We’re expecting increasing clouds today, with a high temperature near 51 degrees and a west wind 10 to 14 miles per hour. It will be mostly cloudy this evening, with skies gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 36. We’re expecting increasing clouds today, with a high near 44. Wednesday will be partly sunny, with a high near 41.
Savor the flavor of Turkey at Southold Mediterranean Restaurant
Southold Mediterranean Restaurant is located in the Feather Hill Plaza in the heart of Southold. (Photo by Lilly Parnell) Tucked inside the bustling Feather Hill Village in the heart of Southold is a new spot where can take your palate on its very own Odyssey of flavor. The aptly named...