Tag: Brookhaven

NOAA Addresses Beached Whale Response Plans on Long Island

Federal officials conceded during a recent community meeting that they could have done a better job responding to a humpback whale that was euthanized after getting stranded in Moriches Bay last fall.

Blue Point Brewing Plans for New Patchogue Brewery Released

Blue Point Brewing Co. plans to build a new, larger brewery that it expects will open early next year at the downtown Patchogue campus of Briarcliffe College, which is closing, officials said.

Mastic Beach Woman Killed in Crash

A 64-year-old Mastic Beach woman was killed in a car crash in Brookhaven on Tuesday morning.

What Will Happen to Dowling College Campuses After Bankruptcy?

Since Dowling College has closed and filed for federal bankruptcy protection, questions swirl about what will become of its two campuses in Oakdale and Shirley—but so far, there are few clues.

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!