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Police: Gas Station, Dairy Barn Robbed in Ronkonkoma
Police are investigating a pair of robberies of Ronkonkoma businesses over the past week.
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Mon Apr 21, 2014
Clear skies, roads greet Monday morning commuters on Long Island
Temperatures were expected to climb into the low 60s, an extension of the mild, sunny weather from the weekend, according to the National Weather Service.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
LI restaurants to pay almost $1.7M in back wages, damages, say feds
A Google street view image of the Kumo Sushi & Steakhouse in Stony Brook, one of seven restaurants ordered to pay penalties and back wages due to a Department of Labor investigation.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Local Residents Named to Dean's List at Quinnipiac University
Congrats to the following local residents who were named to the Dean's List at Quinnipiac University for the fall 2013 semester: Caroline Ciorciari of Ronkonkoma, NY Elizabeth Helenek of Lake Grove, NY Alyssa Irizarry of Holtsville, NY Sarah Kennedy-Etheridge of Holbrook, NY Jessica Pereira of Ronkonkoma, NY Gabrielle Stasiowski of Holbrook, NY ... (more)
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Ronkonkoma school bus company found liable in driver's firing
Baumman & Sons Buses, Inc., based in Ronkonkoma, lost a lawsuit brought by a driver who was fired.
LIRR: Service restored on three LIRR branches
Long Island Rail Road riders wait at the Merillon Avenue station after service on the Huntington line was suspended on April 14, 2014.
Utility pole fire near Westbury delays LIRR service on Port...
LIRR service on the Port Jefferson, Huntington and Ronkonkoma branches is experiencing delays due to a utility pole fire adjacent to the tracks east of Westbury.
Long Island Business News
Levy: Nassau's flush with funding, but Suffolk can't board bus
Both Nassau and Suffolk counties have elaborate bus and sewer systems, but while Nassau can tap millions in state aid for improvements to its systems, Suffolk can't.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Long Island Business News
Trades polarized by popularity of modular homes
Modular homes are becoming more popular on Long Island, but not among Island construction workers and those in related trades.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
LI people on the move, April 10, 2014
Troy Rosasco , a St. James resident, has been appointed to the Lutheran Counseling Center of New York 's board of directors.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Police: Man Seriously Hurt After Running Red Light, Crashing Into County Bus
A Ronkonkoma man was seriously injured Tuesday morning after his vehicle crashed into a Suffolk County Transit bus in North Patchogue, police said.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
American Airlines eyes service at McArthur Airport
The airline hopes to make two daily flights between Ronkonkoma and Reagan National Airport in Washington, D.C. American Airlines has already applied with the U.S. Department of Transportation to begin flights that could fill the gap since US Airways stopped flying between MacArthur and Reagan in July.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Holtsville couple among 14 arrested in heroin ring bust
A Long Island couple, their alleged supplier and 11 others are under arrest and facing charges in what authorities are calling a massive heroin ring bust.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
This Weekend, Buses Replace Trains between Hempstead & Jamaica for...
April 1, 2014 - This coming weekend, bus service will replace trains on the Hempstead Branch between Hempstead and Jamaica beginning at 11:38 PM Friday, April 4 and running until 4 AM on Monday, April 7 so that the Long Island Rail Road can carry out important track maintenance work in the area of Bellerose Station, an key section of track that ... (more)
Ronkonkoma Wallpaper Site - Remedy to Address Contamination Finalized and Available to the Public
April 1, 2014 - The Record of Decision for the Ronkonkoma Wallpaper Site has been issued by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation .
New Coastal Research Organization Launched at Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, New York, April 1, 2014 - In response to increased pollution in Long Island coastal waters, experts from Stony Brook University's School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences are launching the "Long Island Coastal Conservation and Research Alliance" , the mission for which is to engage in research and monitoring that can be used to ... (more)
Police: Lake Ronkonkoma Sex Offender Didn't Report Facebook Account
A registered sex offender living in Lake Ronkonkoma was arrested on Monday after he failed to register his Facebook account with the state's sex offender registry as required by law, police said.
Cops: Sex offender joined Facebook, didn't notify state
In Nassau Cnty road construction. right lane closed on Northern State Pkwy EB at Brush Hollow Rd and South Oyster Bay Rd/X36 in Nassau In Nassau Cnty road construction.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Broker Denied Benefits for 9/11-Related PTSD
A bond broker who blamed the loss of his success on the trauma of narrowly escaping from the 84th floor of 2 World Trade Center during the Sept.