News

Long Island forecast: Plenty of sun before a chance of snow Thursday

Suffolk County News - 10 hours 39 min ago
Expect mostly sunny skies, highs in the 40s and lows about freezing through Wednesday, with a 30% chance of snow before 9 a.m. Thursday, the National Weather Service says.

Babylon may apply new rules for small lots along Lindenhurst's Grand Canal

Suffolk County News - 13 hours 2 min ago
The new set of rules would govern the use of parcels along both sides of the water in the American Venice neighborhood in Lindenhurst, whose residents said nonresident owners have placed fences, sheds, unregistered boats and debris on the strips of land.

Pedestrian death toll in state rises, auto association says

Suffolk County News - Sun, 01/17/2021 - 04:19
Almost 162,000 people were killed or injured from 2010 to 2019, with Suffolk leading all counties in the state with 400 fatalities during the period, AAA Northeast said.

Attorneys and advocates glad Trump immigration policies coming to end

Suffolk County News - Sun, 01/17/2021 - 03:03
Veteran Long Island immigration attorneys say President Trump's changes to asylum and other rules hamstrung their abilities to defend their clients.

Cuomo: COVID-19-positive rate in NY dips below 6%; hospitalizations still above 8,800

Suffolk County News - Sun, 01/17/2021 - 02:50
The number of hospitalizations statewide Friday rose to 8,888, one of the highest numbers since early May.

New life for old Central Islip psychiatric center

Suffolk County News - Sun, 01/17/2021 - 02:14
Developers will reuse more than a dozen damaged and vacant structures on the property to build a community of 354 apartments with ball courts, dog parks and playgrounds.

Experts: Federal, state, local governments at fault for vaccine rollout

Suffolk County News - Sun, 01/17/2021 - 00:47
Frustrated Long Islanders have been spending hours in vain trying to get vaccine appointments after the state expanded vaccinations on Monday.

Long Islanders left to seek vaccinations in bureaucratic haystack

Suffolk County News - Sat, 01/16/2021 - 23:58
For days, it was like "The Hunger Games" meets "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory" out there as Long Islanders scrambled to find vaccines.

Long Islanders struggle to secure appointment for COVID-19 vaccination

Suffolk County News - Sat, 01/16/2021 - 23:14
The vaccine distribution system has become a source of unending frustration, technological resentment and karmic good fortune.

Cellphone contact list helps police identify pedestrian killed in crash

Suffolk County News - Sat, 01/16/2021 - 22:21
Police hadn't been able to identify a pedestrian fatally struck by a driver in Deer Park last week until they checked the dead man's cellphone contact list, Suffolk police said.

LIers frustrated after NY cancels vaccine appointments at Stony Brook

Suffolk County News - Sat, 01/16/2021 - 21:53
As many as 20,000 people may have had vaccination appointments canceled after officials said a link online was improperly circulated, a top aide to Gov. Cuomo said.

Cops: East Patchogue man killed in two-car crash on Sagtikos Parkway in Islip

Suffolk County News - Sat, 01/16/2021 - 21:41
Jaime Coriano's Nissan struck another car on the parkway and the two vehicles, which both were southbound, left the road and crashed into trees, police said.

Vanderbilt Mansion security guard, tour guide write 'magical' children's book about lost family heirloom

Suffolk County News - Sat, 01/16/2021 - 19:36
The story, co-written for kids by a security guard and a tour guide at what is now the Vanderbilt Mansion Museum and Planetarium in Centerport, tells the story of a hat lost by a three-year-boy and the cat who helped find it.

Cops: After collision with police car, SUV strikes North Babylon house, catches fire

Suffolk County News - Sat, 01/16/2021 - 13:38
After the SUV crashed into the home on Elkton Lane, it and the house caught fire, Suffolk police said.
Syndicate content