Wednesday Apr 9
Steven Bertuglia sentenced to 15 years after robbing banks -- again
A Mount Sinai man convicted of robbing two banks in 2011 on Long Island while he was in a halfway house, finishing a sentence for committing a string of bank robberies in 2007, was sentenced to 15 years in prison Tuesday.
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Wednesday Apr 9
Religion News Service
Will the latest Catholic Mass translation get another overhaul?
A new translation of the Mass has been used in the nation's Catholic parishes for less than three years, but there are signs that the language - often criticized as stilted and awkward - could be in for another edit.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Feds: Man robbed Long Island banks while serving bank robbery sentence
A convicted bank robber is headed back to federal prison after being sentenced Tuesday for two bank heists on Long Island that he allegedly committed while serving out his prior sentence for committing 14 other bank robberies, federal prosecutors said April 8 .
Mon Apr 07, 2014
LION Asks Residents to Help Crack Down on Suffolk Puppy Mills and Brookhaven Rodeos
We have gotten news that a rodeo is setting up in Coram! Please join us for a Brookhaven Town meeting at One Independence Hill, Farmingville, NY 11738 starting at 5 O'Clock.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Suffolk Aviation Academy course takes off
Students from the Eastern Long Island Academy of Applied Technology spend time on April 2, 2014 learning about past and present challenges from two distinguished female pilots, Bonnie Tiburzi Caputo and Pam Heide For instance, Bonnie Tiburzi Caputo was the first woman hired by a commercial airline, but she struggled to land a job for nearly a year ... (more)
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Town of Brookhaven to Host Third Annual Job Boot Camp
Brookhaven Town Supervisor Ed Romaine announced last week that the Town of Brookhaven will host its third annual Job Boot Camp, a series of eight, high intensity training classes that will provide job hunters with the right tools for landing a job.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
DA: Southold court clerk stole bail money
In Syosset off-ramp reopened on The L.I.E./I-495 WB at X44/Seaford-Oyster Bay Expwy/Rt-135.
Mon Mar 24, 2014
Long Island Business News
LI officer due in court in alleged bias crime
A Long Island police sergeant accused of targeting Hispanic motorists and stealing cash from them during traffic stops is due in court.
Thu Mar 20, 2014
Muslim family 'forcibly' removed from Empire State Building for praying - lawsuit
Security guards at the Empire State Building in New York City forcibly removed a Muslim family who, without disturbing any tourists, had knelt down and begun to pray on the skyscraper's observation deck, according to a new lawsuit.
Wed Mar 19, 2014
Anthony Oddone, off-duty officer's killer, gets time served, at widow's request
Anthony Oddone, at Riverhead Criminal Courthouse Wednesday, March 19, 2014, where he was sentenced for the death of Andrew Reister who he choked in 2008.
Muslim Family Forcibly Removed From Empire State Building for Praying, Lawsuit Claims
A Muslim family is suing the owners of the Empire State Building in New York City over purported religious discrimination, claiming that they were kicked out of the famed building's observation deck last summer for engaging in Islamic prayers.
Tue Mar 18, 2014
Local Residents Named to Dean's List at SUNY New Paltz
Congrats to the following local residents who were named to the Dean's List at SUNY New Paltz for the fall 2013 semester: Michelle Argila, a resident of Farmingville, N.Y..