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East Meadow boasts good food, fun, and high-achieving schools

Suffolk County News - 10 hours 13 min ago
"Eisenhower Park, in particular, has three golf courses and an Olympic-size swimming pool that's among the largest in the Northern Hemisphere," a local businessman said.

All who lost power during Isaias restored, PSEG Long Island reports

Suffolk County News - Thu, 08/13/2020 - 02:40
The utility said it restored all those who lost power during the tropical storm and reduced outages that came in the days following the storm from 9,000 to 500 Wednesday night, PSEG said.

Cuomo: New York reaching 'new heights' in COVID-19 testing and tracing

Suffolk County News - Wed, 08/12/2020 - 23:10
The state reported completing more than 87,000 tests Tuesday, and still registering a low level of new cases of the coronavirus.

Schumer calls on Congress to fund billions in aid to Postal Service

Suffolk County News - Wed, 08/12/2020 - 22:53
Schumer said that many of LI's 7,651 postal workers could lose their jobs and that postal services may be reduced if Congress does not act to make the money available.

Dozens of seniors endured eight days without power

Suffolk County News - Wed, 08/12/2020 - 21:26
Residents of a housing community in Smithtown had to contend with cold showers and no air conditioning since the tropical storm blew through Long Island last Tuesday. 

Rosalia Zona, 'Queen of Huntington,' dies at 108

Suffolk County News - Wed, 08/12/2020 - 20:33
The former model, artist, mother of five and avid traveler "didn't let anybody or anything get her down," said her longtime housemate and friend Mary Ann Romano.

Toddlers adrift on raft in Peconic Bay saved by sheriffs, good Samaritan

Suffolk County News - Wed, 08/12/2020 - 19:37
Two toddlers, both thankfully fitted with life vests, were on what Deputy Sheriff Thomas Lyons described as a small pool raft when currents and the wind carried it into the bay.

Wildlife rehab center focused on ensuring its survival

Suffolk County News - Wed, 08/12/2020 - 19:14
Sweetbriar Nature Center in Smithtown is struggling financially to keep operating the facility that cares for injured wildlife.

Thousands of Long Islanders still without power as high heat, humidity continues

Suffolk County News - Wed, 08/12/2020 - 02:03
PSEG Long Island reported more than 15,750 customers were still without power Tuesday afternoon, including about 1,900 from the original 420,000 knocked out during Tropical Storm Isaias.

Blocking in PSEG trucks, LI man demands power restoration to home

Suffolk County News - Wed, 08/12/2020 - 00:17
After not having electricity since Tropical Storm Isaias hit last week, the Cold Spring Harbor resident took matters into his own hands.

State Democratic leaders cheer nomination of Harris to be vice president

Suffolk County News - Tue, 08/11/2020 - 23:48
Democratic officials said they believe Harris will appeal to a broad cross-section of voters, including moderates from both parties.

Hawaii, South Dakota and Virgin Islands added to New York's travel quarantine list

Suffolk County News - Tue, 08/11/2020 - 22:18
The states of Alaska, New Mexico, Ohio and Rhode Island were dropped from the list as their levels of coronavirus infection declined, the governor said.

Suffolk lawmakers probe failings that led to death of Thomas Valva, 8

Suffolk County News - Tue, 08/11/2020 - 21:11
The three-person committee will comb through Suffolk County's child protective services, police, school, court and other records to establish a case timeline and issue recommendations for reforms.

Brothers stranded while fishing in Sound rescued by Marine Bureau

Suffolk County News - Tue, 08/11/2020 - 18:20
The brothers, both of Brentwood, had ventured into the Long Island Sound aboard a 10-foot rowboat with no engine and just one paddle, police said.

Maverick the police dog finds missing woman who had fallen in Selden woods

Suffolk County News - Tue, 08/11/2020 - 18:12
'Within 10 minutes Maverick pulled me over,' Officer Thomas Teufel said. 'He smelled her and we found her laying on the ground in the woods. She said she was laying there all night.'

Woman stabbed to death by boyfriend in Riverside, Suffolk police say

Suffolk County News - Tue, 08/11/2020 - 15:27
Police said she was killed during an argument at the home she shared with her boyfriend in Riverside.
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