Tag: Ronkonkoma

Long Island Businesses Increasingly Back Mixed-Use Housing

LI Eye: The alarming — and escalating — rate at which companies are leaving Long Island has finally woken up the business community.

Tornado Touched Down in Ronkonkoma, Meteorologists Say

A small tornado packing 85-mph winds touched down in Ronkonkoma during a severe thunderstorm late Tuesday night, National Weather Service officials said.

Remains Scattered on LI Linked, ID’d As Actor’s Son

Exclusive: Investigators determined a human skull found in Ronkonkoma two years ago belongs to a man whose torso was discovered at a Melville landfill seven years prior, Suffolk County police told the Press. The victim is the son of a Pakistani actor.

East/West Industries: Top-Flight Manufacturer

Ronkonkoma-based East/West Industries is an award-winning designer and manufacturer of aircraft seats, ground support equipment, and other lifesaving products. The woman-owned company is celebrating its 50th year in business.

Lawyer Sentenced for Fatal DWI Crash on LIE

A Brooklyn lawyer was sentenced Thursday to one to three years in prison for driving drunk when he was involved in a crash that killed a 21-year-old Ronkonkoma man on the Long Island Expressway.

Penn State Student from Ronkonkoma Charged in Hazing Death

A Ronkonkoma man was among eight members of a Pennsylvania State University fraternity who were recently indicted for their roles in the February hazing death of a 19-year-old student, authorities said.

Suffolk Cops Seek Tips in String of Swastika Cases

Suffolk County police are asking for the public’s help in finding the vandals that spray painted “Trump Lies” with a swastika replacing the M in five locations since last month, authorities said.

Holbrook Woman Hit, Killed by SUV

A 62-year-old Holbrook woman was fatally hit by an SUV while crossing a road in Ronkonkoma on Friday night.

NYPD Cop from Long Island Charged With Sexting Girl, 16

A 38-year-old New York City police officer from Ronkonkoma was arrested over the weekend for reportedly sending a 16-year-old girl a video of himself masturbating, reports and records show.

Hauppauge Man Killed in Crash With School Bus

A 55-year-old Hauppauge man was killed when he crashed his car into a school bus in Ronkonkoma on Wednesday afternoon.