Tag: Syosset

Woodbury Man Drowns in Public Pool

Nassau County police have identified a 44-year-old man who drowned in a public pool in his hometown of Woodbury over the weekend. Jonathan Sobel was...

Ex-NYPD Cop from Copiague Admits to $10M in Burglaries

An ex-New York City Police detective admitted to his role in a burglary ring that stole more than $10 million in cash and property...

Utilties, Cops Warn of Distraction Burglaries, Collections Scams

Police released sketches of suspects posing as National Grid employees during burglaries and PSEG Long Island warned customers that scammers are calling and emailing victims while posing as the utility’s collections agents.

New York 23rd State to Legalize Medical Marijuana

The Compassionate Care Act, once signed into law, would allow health practitioners to prescribe marijuana to patients with cancer or other life-threatening conditions by the end of next year—but no smoking.

Long Island School Budgets Mostly Pass

A Syosset school board member called their 1.33 percent tax hike “our lowest budget-to-budget increase in 20 years.”

Missing Syosset Woman Committed Suicide, Cops Say

The 22-year-old woman was found dead in her car in Syosset early Tuesday morning.

Train Hits, Kills Person in Syosset

The incident caused extended delays to the morning rush hour commute on the Port Jefferson Branch.

Body Found in Missing Syosset Woman’s Car, Cops Say

Police have been searching for the 22-year-old woman since she was reported missing two weeks ago.

Power Plant Closures Generate Taxing Troubles

National Grid has begun to demolish its nearly century-old Glenwood Landing power plant, sparking tax fears.
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