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The pilot of this small plane made an emergency landing on Sunrise Highway for the second time in a week on July 18, 2014. (Plane at Lufker/Spadaro Airport. Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Pilot Of Small Plane Makes Second Emergency Landing On Sunrise Highway In One Week

Around 1 p.m. Friday, the plane landed on the eastbound side of Sunrise Highway near exit 62 in East Moriches, Suffolk County police said.

07/18/2014

Plane lands on Sunrise Highway on July 10, 2014. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Plane Makes Emergency Landing On Sunrise Highway Median In East Moriches

No one was hurt when a single-engine plane made an emergency landing on the grassy median of a Long Island highway.

07/10/2014

East Moriches Accident

Volunteer Firefighter Credited With Saving 2 In Fiery L.I. Crash

A Long Island good Samaritan was being hailed for his bravery Tuesday night, after rescuing a couple from a burning car.

12/24/2013

Patrick O’Sullivan (credit: Handout)

DA: L.I. Man Accused Of Raping Woman Plotted To Kill Victim, Witness

Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota said investigators uncovered “clear evidence” that 21-year-old Patrick O’Sullivan of East Moriches planned “a new scheme he believed would result in his freedom.”

10/02/2013

FILE - LIRR Trains (credit: CBS 2)

Report: 2 People Hit, Killed By LIRR Trains In Separate Incidents

Two people were killed by Long Island Rail Road commuter trains in separate incidents Saturday, according to a published report.

06/08/2013

Christmas Tree (credit: clipart.com)

It’s The Big Week For Christmas Tree Shopping

“It’s within 10 to 11 days of Christmas and everybody wants their tree up,” said Mary, who runs the Stables Garden Center in East Moriches.

12/12/2012

Remains of small plane crash off Fire Island (credit: CBS 2)

Both Bodies Recovered From Small Plane Crash Off Fire Island

Strong tides and darkness hampered the recovery effort but just after 11 p.m. Saturday night, the plane was lifted up out of the water and the bodies of the two victims inside were recovered.

10/21/2012

Tractor On A Long Island Farm (Credit: CBS 2)

Dangerously Dry Conditions Could Mean Higher Grocery Bills For Consumers

With little relief in sight from the heat wave, the dangerously dry conditions gripping most of the United States may soon start having a noticeable impact on the price of food the public pays at the grocery store.

07/17/2012

Ronald Walker (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Police: Dangerous Chemicals Found In L.I. Garage Could Have Been Used To Make Fireworks

Ronald Walker’s parents apparently called police to the Woodcrest Drive home on Tuesday afternoon after finding the materials, police said.

07/04/2012