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Islip, New York is located in Suffolk County. Zip codes in Islip, NY include 11751. The median home price in Islip is $325,000 which is roughly $186/per square foot. More Islip information.

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43 min ago | WALK 97.5

SCPD: Arrest in Thursday Hit and Run Crash

Police say John Almeida, 23, of Baiting Hollow drove from the scene after striking Marie Braccia of Mastic as she attempted to cross Grand Avenue in Shirley Thursday evening. Almeida was arrested Saturday and scheduled to be arraigned at First District Court in Central Islip Sunday.

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4 hrs ago | Patch.com

Police: Man Shot Through His Front Door in Copiague

According to police, following a knock at the front door of a home located at 660 Dixon Avenue, multiple shots were fired through the door and one of the shots struck Aaron Goodman in the abdomen at about 12:10 a.m. Goodman, 30, was transported to Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center in West Islip where he was treated for his injuries, police said.

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9 hrs ago | Newsday

Bohemia fire commissioners vow never to install cell towers on district property

The Bohemia Fire Department has backed out of a plan to build cell towers on district property and proposed never allowing them to be installed after angry residents confronted commissioners at a tense meeting last week. To raucous applause from about 125 residents at a business meeting Thursday, commissioners announced the fire district would withdraw its application to build two cell towers... The Bohemia Fire Department has backed out of a plan to build cell towers on district property and proposed never allowing them to be installed after angry residents confronted commissioners at a tense meeting last week.

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13 hrs ago | Newsday

Central Islip bicyclist hit by car, killed

A man riding his bicycle in Central Islip Saturday was killed after he was hit by a car, Suffolk County police said. Marlon Santos, 27, of Central Islip, was riding on his bicycle on Joshuas Path at about 10:14 p.m. when he was hit by a 2004 Mitsubishi Montero, police said.

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13 hrs ago | Patch.com

Police: Bicyclist Fatally Struck by Car in Central Islip

According to police, Marlon Santos, 27, of Central Islip, was struck by a 2004 Mitsubishi Montero that was travelling north on Joshuas Path at 10:14 p.m. Santos was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the vehicle, Diana Gallardo, 53, of Coram, remained at the scene and was uninjured.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

Newsday

Suffolk dumping probe: DA convenes special grand jury

The Suffolk County district attorney's office has convened a special investigative grand jury into dumping on Long Island in the wake of revelations of contaminated debris found in an Islip Town park and at three related sites. District Attorney Thomas Spota declined to confirm that the jury had been impaneled, but an administrative order obtained from the Office of Court Administration dated... The Suffolk County district attorney's office has convened a special investigative grand jury into dumping on Long Island in the wake of revelations of contaminated debris found in an Islip Town park and at three related sites.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

Patch.com

Sayville School Administrators Accept Ice-Bucket Challenge

Fortunately it was a sweltering, hot day on September 5, 2014 when Sayville School District accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge from Bayport-Blue Point Superintendent of Schools Dr. Vincent Butera, Administrators, and Board of Education. As the ice buckets were prepared by eager High School students, Sayville School District Superintendent Dr. Walter Schartner expressed his willingness on behalf of the Sayville school community to participate in this worthy cause.

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Newsday

Police: Man stabs to death mother, injures sister

Joseph Kearns, 33, was arrested in Southards Pond Park on Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, a few blocks from the Livingston Avenue home where he fatally stabbed his mother and injured his sister, police said.

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Newsday

Police investigate claim George Zimmerman threatened to kill another driver

In Manorville road construction. left lane closed on The L.I.E./I-495 EB between X70/Cnty Rt-111 and X71/Nugent Dr/Edwards Rd/NY-Rt-24 in Calverton In Manorville road construction.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

Newsday

Long Island hires and promotions: Allstate agency hires customer service rep

Ian Lepkowsky of Wantagh has joined Christina Shaw Allstate Agency in Bellmore as a customer service rep and will pursue licensing to support the agency's sales. He is a recent University at Albany graduate.

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Newsday

Town, county leaders worry FEMA may not provide aid for August flooding

Mike Grassullo wades through the water in front of his house in North Babylon to check on his vehicles Wednesday morning, Aug. 13, 2014. Mike Grassullo wades through the water in front of his house in North Babylon to check on his vehicles Wednesday morning, Aug. 13, 2014.

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LongIsland.com

Town of Islip to Hold Annual 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony

September 10, 2014 - The Islip Town Board will remember the 13th anniversary of the tragic events of September 11, 2001, during its annual remembrance ceremony to be held at the 9/11 monument, located at Veteran's Memorial Park., just west of Islip Town Hall, on Thursday, September 11th, at 5:00 pm. The Islip Town Board will be joined by fellow elected officials, area fire departments, local clergymen, civic leaders, local veterans groups and residents to pay tribute to the men and women who lost their lives during the 9/11 terrorist attacks.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

Newsday

Roberto Clemente Park cleanup plan sent to state for review

In West Hempstead accident in road construction area on The Southern St Pkwy WB between Peninsula Blvd/X19 and Eagle Ave/X18 In West Hempstead accident in road construction area on The Southern St Pkwy WB between Peninsula Blvd/X19 and Eagle Ave/X18 In North Hempstead road construction. two lanes closed on The L.I.E./I-495 WB between x39/Glen Cove Rd and x37/Willis Ave in Roslyn Heights In North Hempstead road construction.

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Patch.com

Islip Town Honors Heroes Who Saved Sayville Toddler's Life

Islip Town officials honored several people Tuesday for their roles in saving the life of a Sayville toddler in July. Members of the Community Ambulance Company of Sayville, the Fifth Precinct of the Suffolk County Police Department and the Bayport Fire Department were each given an official Town of Islip Certificate of Recognition for helping to saving the life of then 18-month-old Lainey Metz, who was found unresponsive in a Sayville pool.

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LongIsland.com

Long Island Man Pleads Guilty to Attempting to Join al Qaeda in the...

The guilty plea was announced by Loretta E. Lynch, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York; John Carlin, Assistant Attorney General, National Security Division; George Venizelos, Assistant Director-in-Charge, Federal Bureau of Investigation , New York Field Office; and William J. Bratton, Commissioner, New York City Police Department . As set forth in the indictment and other court filings, beginning in the fall of 2011, Zea planned to travel overseas in order to wage violent jihad against the perceived enemies of Islam, which included the government of Yemen and its allies.

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Newsday

Low-interest loans available to owners, renters of homes damaged in torrential August rains

Flooding evident in front of homes on Moffit Boulevard on Aug. 14, 2014 in Islip, a day after 13 inches of rain fell in the area. Flooding evident in front of homes on Moffit Boulevard on Aug. 14, 2014 in Islip, a day after 13 inches of rain fell in the area.

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New York Daily News

L.I. man admits to wanting to travel to Yemen to join Al Qaeda

Marcos Alonso Zea of Brentwood is shown in this court artist's sketch during his arraignment in U.S. District Court in Central Islip, N.Y. on Oct. 18, 2013. A 26-year-old Long Island man pleaded guilty Tuesday to hatching a bizarre plan to travel to Yemen to join Al Qaeda.

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Tue Sep 09, 2014

Newsday

Long Island hires and promotions: National Investor Relations...

Patrick Tracey of West Islip has been elected president of The New York Chapter of the National Investor Relations Institute . He is a senior vice president of business development at Computershare/ Georgeson, Hauppauge.

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Newsday

Suffolk advises against swimming in Sagg Pond, Lake Capri and Old Town Pond due to blue-green algae

High levels of blue-green algae have been confirmed in Sagg Pond in Sagaponack, Lake Capri in West Islip and Old Town Pond in Southampton, Suffolk County health officials said Tuesday, and residents are advised to refrain from using water from or wading or swimming in those waters. High levels of blue-green algae have been confirmed in Sagg Pond in Sagaponack, Lake Capri in West Islip and Old Town Pond in Southampton, Suffolk County health officials said Tuesday, and residents are advised to refrain from using water from or wading or swimming in those waters.

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LongIsland.com

Officers To Be Recognized for Rescuing 18-Month-Old Baby

September 9, 2014 - Suffolk County Fifth Precinct Police Officers Christopher D'Amico and Joseph Cascone will be recognized by the Islip Town Board for rescuing a baby girl found floating in a family friend's pool in Sayville . after an 18-month-old girl was found unresponsive in an inground pool.

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