Huntington Town Councilwoman Susan Berland suggested the rest stop would be better at Exit 67, where there is more space.
The blaze broke out at around 6 a.m. Sunday at 4 Carriage Court.
For the first time in Suffolk County, a new medicine was used to help save a man’s life after he was rescued from his burning home in Dix Hills.
Firefighters responded around 11:25 p.m. to reports of a fire with a victim trapped inside at 12 Kenmore St.
A Long Island man was caught Friday morning driving in the HOV lane with a fake passenger in his vehicle, Suffolk County police said.
Fights and stabbings followed two separate high school football games in as many days on Long Island, police said, though the violence didn’t appear to stem from the games themselves.
The incident took place after Friday’s game at Half Hollow Hills High School East in Dix Hills.
A Long Island man was arraigned Friday in the beating of his mother in the same house where his brother was found dead.
A Dix Hills man who is charged with badly beating his mother in the same house where his brother was found dead has a history of psychiatric issues, authorities said.
A Dix Hills man has been arrested after his father told police he returned home to find his wife unconscious with severe head injuries and his teenage son dead.
A woman is dead and a toddler has been hospitalized following separate drowning incidents on Long Island.
A volunteer assistant fire chief in Dix Hills was on his way to dinner on Saturday night, when a call came in. By the end of the night he had saved a life.
During his chat with the guys, we learned quite a bit about Kenny, perhaps a little too much…
The stretch between Memorial Day and Labor Day is known as the 100 deadliest days for teens, when they are out of school and on the roads.
The swastika and other graffiti was posted Monday night during the snowstorm. Several street signs were tagged and the swastika was painted on the garage door of a home, police said.