Tag: West Islip

2 Long Island Companies Fined for Using Ticket Bots

Two Long Island companies were among six ticket brokers fined $4.1 million combined for illegally purchasing and reselling hundreds of thousands of tickets to concerts and other events since 2011, authorities said.

Ex-Islip Public Safety Commissioner Convicted of Coercion

The former Town of Islip public safety commissioner was convicted of coercing four people into not accepting town jobs, although he was acquitted of taking bribes and other charges.

West Babylon Crash Leaves 2 Dead

Two men died after their SUV crashed in West Babylon early Saturday morning.

The Ultimate Guide to Long Island Downtowns

Punctuating Long Island's smorgasbord of communities are a variety of lively downtowns—characterized as popular local centralized hubs comprised of all the aforementioned businesses and attractions renowned for their wide range of exceptional cuisines, activities and tourist destinations. The following is a list of some of Long Island’s most popular and well-known downtowns, along with some of their top highlights, all well worth a visit with friends, family members, loved ones, and/or simply perfect for solo excursions to explore, learn about, and ultimately, embrace. Here’s the Ultimate Guide to Long Island Downtowns.

Woman Sentenced for Killing Newborn Baby

A Central Islip woman was sentenced Thursday to 15 years to life in prison for killing her baby immediately after giving birth.

Copiague Crash Leaves Man Dead, Driver Arrested for Suspended License

A man was arrested for driving with multiple license suspensions after he fatally struck a 38-year-old pedestrian in the victim's hometown of Copiague on Thursday night, Suffolk County police said.

West Islip Man Killed in Crash

A 76-year-old man was killed when he crashed his car in his hometown of West Islip on Friday night. Suffolk County police said Walter Kneibert...

2 More BMX Bikers Charged With Breaking Into Splish Splash

Two more suspects were arrested for breaking into Splish Splash Waterpark and riding BMX bicycles down the slides on Thanksgiving, meaning six of the eight involved were charged, Riverhead Town Police said.

Dix Hills Man Charged With Fatal DWI Crash

A Dix Hills man was arrested for driving drunk and high on drugs after he caused a crash that killed one of his passengers in Wyandanch on Friday, Suffolk County police said.

4 BMX Bikers Charged With Breaking Into Splish Splash Waterpark

Four men were arrested for breaking into Splish Splash Waterpark in Calverton, where they made a viral video of them riding BMX bicycles on the slides while the park was closed on Thanksgiving, Riverhead Town Police said.