The Town of Islip has suffered an embarrassing setback in its efforts to crack down on graffiti.
Police say the young girl was found unresponsive in the pool at a home on Columbine Avenue in Islip around 7:30 p.m.
Suffolk SPCA Chief Roy Gross said the flyers will contain information on how to report this type of crime.
The report by Enviroscience Consultants Inc. of Ronkonkoma, however, cautioned that no definitive connections could be drawn from the tests.
Some generous donations will help save one of Long Island’s once grand South Shore mansions.
American Airlines has lost its bid to restore flights between Long Island MacArthur Airport and Washington, D.C.
The airport includes a new gift and wine shop, a restaurant, an art gallery and an atrium concert hall.
The town of Islip has contracted with federal law enforcement, and residents say the blasts of high-powered rifles lasts from sunrise to sunset seven days a week, an assault on their ears.
A woman called 911 around 9 p.m. Monday and told police she arrived at her North Ocean Avenue home and found her 28-year-old daughter bound to a chair with duct tape.
Peter Marren is charged with arson and criminal contempt after the incident around 1:30 a.m. Saturday on Main Street, Islip.
Ultimately the inspectors will decide if town’s hit hard by flood water should be declared disaster areas, making them eligible for federal aid.
Officials so far estimate at least 400 homes suffered flood damage.
The historic rainfall that hit western Suffolk County this week has left crater-like sinkholes in its wake and took an emotional and financial toll on homeowners.
Suffolk County and the towns of Islip and Brookhaven have declared states of emergency after what County Executive Steve Bellone called an “unprecedented” deluge.
The Suffolk County health department says the advisory is in effect until 7 p.m. Thursday because of the potential for bacteria from runoff following heavy rain and flooding.