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Fog advisory lifts, but travel delays persist
People walking to waiting taxis are blasted by wind driven rain on 7th Ave. near Penn Station as the weather bent umbrellas and sent people squinting when not under cover.
Editorial: Take a break from shopping and vote
Lakeland Fire Department volunteers respond to downed power lines that set a vehicle on fire on Port Avenue off Johnson Avenue in Ronkonkoma.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Festival of Trees and Lights At Sachem North This Weekend
The Festival of Trees and Lights is coming to Sachem High School North this weekend.
Cops: 2 teens arrested in menorah vandalism
In Nassau Cnty slow moving maintenance vehicle. left lane closed on Wantagh Pkwy SB between Hempstead Tpk/NY Rt-24/W3 and The Southern Pkwy/W4 In Nassau Cnty slow moving maintenance vehicle.
Firm sues Suffolk over solar carport contracts
A firm that built solar carports at six Suffolk-owned parking lots is suing to recoup $12.5 million, claiming the county breached its contract by refusing to allow construction at a leased site at the Ronkonkoma train station.
NYC-area consumer confidence rises in November
A customer pumps gasoline at a Gulf station in Ronkonkoma. A new consumer confidence survey out Dec. 4, 2013, indicates consumers are more confident as gas prices fall.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Police: Lake Ronkonkoma Teens Arrested for Breaking Menorah
Lake Ronkonkoma teens were arrested Wednesday and charged with damaging a menorah at Raynor County Park on Monday, police said.
2 15-Year-Olds Arrested In Vandalism Of Long Island Menorah
Two teens have been arrested and charged as juveniles after a menorah was found vandalized earlier this week in Suffolk County.
Possible Futures for MacArthur Airport Shown At Open House
Several possible plans for the expansion of Long Island MacArthur airport were on display Wednesday at an open house event held at the airport's location in Ronkonkoma.
Graduation Program Changes, Islip Pines Presentations at Sachem BOE
Presentations listed on the agenda for Wednesday's Sachem Central School District Board of Education work session meeting include graduation program changes, an AP Physics curriculum update, a Citibank program, New York State CTE program, and a discussion on the Serota Properties Islip Pines project among others.
Cops: Three Drunk Drivers Pulled Off Smithtown Roads on Thanksgiving
Erik Nielsen, 24, of Ronkonkoma, was arrested on Nov. 30 in Nesconset and faces one misdemeanor count of driving while intoxicate - first offense.
Newly Adopted Dog Still Missing In The Village
Last week a recently adopted dog, Marcy, hopped through the fence of her new home and got lost in the woods somewhere in Port Jefferson Village.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
New York Daily News
Dec. 3: The Common Core, handbags and Churchill
Islip, L.I.: I am very concerned that your paper labels the opposition to the Common Core as being led by "Tea Party types" and "left-leaners" .
Ronkonkoma menorah vandalized, say cops
Suffolk County police investigate the scene where a menorah was damaged inside of Raynor Beach County Park in Ronkonkoma.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Menorah Found Vandalized On Long Island
A member of the county police Hate Crimes Unit officers discovered the damage to the menorah around 5:30 p.m. Monday at Raynor County Park, along Ronkonkoma Avenue in Ronkonkoma.
Open House Provides Insight on MacArthur Airport Development
An open house event, where residents can review planning concepts for Long Island MacArthur Airport, will be held Wednesday, Dec. 4 at the airport from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Town of Islip officials as well as the airport planning consultant, Landrum & Brown, will be exhibiting a number of planning concepts as part of the airport's on-going study related ... (more)
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Vintage Shop Opening In Ronkonkoma On Small Business Saturday
Child of the 70s, 80s or 90s? A new vintage store is opening in Ronkonkoma on Small Business Saturday may be able to scratch that nostalgic itch.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Rain and Winds Lash City As Travelers Begin Thanksgiving Commutes
Rains walloped New York City Wednesday as thousands of travelers began to make their Thanksgiving journeys on flooded roads, crowded trains and delayed planes.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Bridge renamed for fallen Nassau officer
The LIE bridge overpass on New Hyde Park Road in New Hyde Park was renamed Sunday for a Nassau County police officer killed in the line of duty on the Long Island Expressway in 2012.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Holbrook teen pleads not guilty to hacking charge
Police said Matthew Calicchio, 17, of Roberts Street, illegally accessed and downloaded Sachem students' records in 2012 and 2013.