Tag: Brookhaven

Now Is Not the Time to Electrify More LIRR Tracks

Several municipalities recently pitched the MTA to electrify LIRR tracks to Port Jefferson, Riverhead and Patchogue.

Suffolk Pols Nix Bill Opposing Medford Casino Plan

It would have required the Suffolk OTB to get Brookhaven town approval before building a mini-casino.

13 Movies Filmed on Long Island That Won Oscars

From The Godfather to Citizen Kane, here's a recap of flicks shot locally that won Academy Awards.

Nassau, Suffolk to Hold Special Elections for County Legislatures

Two of the six candidates are named Kennedy—and they’re both Republicans, although one’s a man, the other a woman.

Long Island Chick-fil-A to Open This Fall

“We…look forward to serving our customers fresh, hand-crafted food with genuine hospitality,”

Assemblyman Murray Rips Dream Act Bill, Slams Cuomo

The remarks came during a speech he gave Monday at the Conservative Party Political Action Conference.

Malverne Mel and Holtsville Hal Predict More Winter on Groundhog Day

Due to the winter storm, Brookhaven officials cancelled the event for Holtsville Hal.

Mastic Woman Charged With Fatal DWI Crash

A Mastic woman was arrested for allegedly driving drunk after she was involved in a three-car crash that killed a 35-year-old man in Brookhaven...

Westbury Casino at Fortunoff Site Slammed by Critics

The slot machine facility could open as early as November and another in Medford may debut next year.

Mastic Hit-and-run Driver Sought for Wounding Pedestrian

Suffolk County police are looking for a hit-and-run driver that seriously injured a 26-year-old man in the victim’s hometown of Mastic over the weekend. Troy...