Tag: Connecticut

Mount Sinai Boater Dead After Falling Into Long Island Sound

A 43-year-old doctor from Mount Sinai died after he fell from his boat into the Long Island Sound off the coast of Connecticut over the weekend.

Syosset Man Dead After Car Plunges Into River in Conn.

A 76-year-old Syosset man died after his car plunged into a river in Connecticut and a woman in the vehicle was nearly swept away over the weekend.

Trump Vague on Response to Russian Spy Ship Near Long Island

President Donald Trump outlined his options Thursday regarding the Russian spy ship that was recently spotted lurking off the coast of Long Island, but he didn't say what he'll do about it.

Russian Spy Ship Spotted Off Coast of Long Island, Reports Say

A Russian spy ship was reportedly spotted lingering in the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Montauk Point on Wednesday, although opinions differed on whether it was a cause for significant concern.

Long Island Coroners Seek ID for 38 Unidentified Human Remains

A recently enacted New York State law requires Nassau and Suffolk county coroners to share information to help identify John and Jane Does on a federal database that was recently responsible for the first major revelation in the Long Island Serial Killer case in years.

Ed Walsh Trial: Golf Outings, Purchases & Political Dealings Scrutinized

Prosecutors invested significant time Thursday questioning witnesses on records maintained by golf courses, a credit card company, and various retailers to bolster its accusations that Walsh was either hitting the greens, conducting Suffolk Conservative Party business, gambling at casinos, or shopping while he was supposed to be working at the Suffolk County Sheriff’s Office in Riverhead.

Both Holtsville Hal and Malverne Mel Predict Early Spring on Groundhog...

Long Island's two groundhogs were agreed with Punxsutawney Phil, the most famous groundhog of all, who all did not see their shadows, effectively predicting an early spring. New York City's Staten Island Chuck and Connecticut’s Chuckles also were in agreement. New Jersey's two groundhogs disagreed.

Humpback Whale Spotted in Long Island Sound

Marine biologists urged boaters to stay at least 150 feet away from the whale, which was last seen Monday off Port Washington.

5,000 Long Island Supermarket Workers Face Layoffs

A&P warned 4,732 local Pathmark and Waldbaum's workers may be laid off a month after the grocer said 472 LI workers will get pink slips.

Southampton Man Facing Threat Charges

A Southampton man was reportedly arrested Thursday on the Cross Sound Ferry in Connecticut for threatening to kill a relative in Massachusetts after making...