Tag: Mastic

A Beginner’s Guide to Summer on Fire Island

With the return of beach season, so too flock the crowds to Fire Island, the barrier island simultaneously known as a popular tourist destination and a hidden gem full of natural wonders. But FI is much more than that dichotomy allows. It’s home to Robert Moses State Park on the west end, Smith Point County Park on the east end and a national park featuring an eight-mile wilderness preserve. And in the middle, accessible by ferry only, are 17 car-free communities—most of which are strictly residential with a few having downtowns offering shops and nightlife.

Mastic Man Killed in Car Crash

A 38-year-old Mastic man was killed in a car crash in Coram early Wednesday morning.

Mastic Teen Gets 20 Years for Christmas Murder

Cesar Figueroa pleaded guilty to second-degree murder last month at Suffolk County court.

Mastic Bicyclist Fatally Hit by Van

A 61-year-old man was fatally hit by a van while riding a bicycle in his hometown of Mastic on Wednesday morning. Suffolk County police said...

Bridgehampton Man Gets Life in Prison for Teen’s Murder

Brandon Davis was convicted of first-degree murder for killing a 19-year-old man on Christmas.

3 Armed Mastic Home Invasion Suspects Nabbed

The suspects allegedly broke into the victim's home, threatened him with a knife and flashed a gun.

Mastic Man Drowned in Hamptons Pool

A 28-year-old Mastic man drowned in a backyard pool at a Remsenberg home he was painting over the weekend. Southampton Town Police said that one of the...

Brookhaven, Nonprofit Seed Moriches Bay With Shellfish, Eelgrass

The goal is to both revive the shellfish industry and naturally cleanse the bay of pollution.

Mastic Teen Charged With Fatally Stabbing Another

A Mastic teenager has been arrested for allegedly stabbing another to death following an argument over the weekend, Suffolk County police said. Michael Dennis, 19,...

Mastic, Huntington Armed Home Invasions Probed

Suffolk County police are investigating two armed home invasions one day apart last week, including one case in which the victim was pistol-whipped. Three suspects...