Tag: Brookhaven

3rd Victim Dies After Wrong-way Brookhaven Crash

A third victim died over the weekend following a wrong-way crash that killed two others in Brookhaven last week, Suffolk County police said.

Wrong-way Brookhaven Crash Leaves 2 Dead, 1 Hurt

A wrong-way crash killed two men and critically injured a third in Brookhaven early Sunday morning

Mastic Beach Votes to Dissolve, Making it Third-Shortest-Lived Village in NY

Mastic Beach residents voted Wednesday to dissolve their fledgling village just six years after they voted to incorporate—making it the third shortest-lived village in recent New York State history, records show.

Man Dies in Yaphank Truck Crash

A 46-year-old man who died after he crashed his truck in Yaphank may have suffered a medical emergency Tuesday afternoon.

Coram Man Killed in SUV Crash

A 29-year-old Coram man was killed when he crashed his SUV in Middle Island early Wednesday morning.

Long Island Pumpkin Picking Guide 2016

With the return of harvest season, Long Islanders are packing up their families and flocking to local farms to join in the annual fall tradition of pumpkin picking. Going pumpkin picking means making priceless memories with hay rides, corn mazes and other farm-based fun—not to mention the fresh-baked goodies at the farm stand. But where are the farms to go pumpkin picking on Long Island? You don't have to ask any old jack-o-lantern. Look no further! Dozens of farms across Long Island are open for pick-your-own-pumpkin season!

Can Government Clean Up Funky Lake Ronkonkoma?

It’s hard to fathom that Lake Ronkonkoma ever drew thousands of people. Today Long Island's largest freshwater body stands a monument to environmental neglect because an assortment of municipalities are either unwilling or unable to cut through the tangle of red tape that strangles it.

Bellport Man Shoots Sons, Kills Self, Cops Say

A 61-year-old man shot and wounded his two sons before fatally shooting himself when an argument with his family escalated in his Bellport home on Sunday night, Suffolk County police said.

What Is The Most Popular Dog Name On Long Island?

The Press requested lists of licensed dog names from all 13 towns across LI and tallied the results from Hempstead, Brookhaven and Southampton—the only three municipalities that had such data to provide. Although Bella and Max were top dogs for the region, top 10 lists tallied from data provided by each town showed local preferences vary.

Cops Probe 3 Suffolk Armed Home Invasions in 3 Days

Suffolk County police are investigating three armed home invasions in as many days, including two cases in which a total of three suspects have been arrested, authorities said.
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