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Lake Ronkonkoma

The door of a TD Bank branch. (credit: Getty Images)

Police Search For Lake Ronkonkoma Bank Robber

Suffolk County police are looking for a man who robbed a bank in Lake Ronkonkoma on Tuesday.

01/21/2014

Bavarian Inn Demolition

Demolition Begins On Long-Decaying Bavarian Inn On Lake Ronkonkoma

Demolition has begun for an eyesore on Long Island that had become a haven for gangs and the homeless, but what comes next for the former Bavarian Inn?

09/23/2013

Lake Ronkonkoma is closed to swimmers due to elevated levels of bacteria, August 6, 2013. (credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

Lake Ronkonkoma Back Open After High Bacteria Levels Drop

The blue-green algae bloom carries the same lake bacteria that killed a dog in the Hamptons last year.

08/06/2013

A temporary garden in Lake Ronkonkoma for Emily O'Connor (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Road Crews Destroy L.I. Garden Dedicated To Girl With Terminal Illness

The state Department of Transportation has issued an apology to a Long Island family after a memorial garden dedicated to an 8-year-old girl with a terminal illness was destroyed by construction crews on Friday.

08/06/2013

The once popular Bavarian inn has become an eyesore. (Credit CBS 2)

Lake Ronkonkoma Residents Call Abandoned Restaurant A Dangerous Eyesore

An inn and restaurant that once stood as a landmark and beacon for Long Island families has become a frustrating eyesore for residents of Lake Ronkonkoma.

06/27/2013

Thomas Vaughan mug shot (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Suffolk County Man Charged With DWI In Fatal Accident

Thomas Vaughan, 59, of Lake Grove has been charged with driving while intoxicated after he hit and killed a pedestrian in Lake Ronkonkoma around 2:30 a.m., police said.

03/24/2013

Students in Smithtown return to school after the blizzard. (credit: CBS 2)

Smithtown Students Return To School On Regular Schedule After Snowy Mess

On Tuesday, as schools reopened, many still want to know what went wrong after a scramble to clear campuses of a snowy mess.

02/12/2013

Sgt. Ryan Donnelly and his wife, army veteran Tina McGory. (credit: CBS 2)

Community Effort Helps L.I. War Veteran, Who Lost Leg In Iraq, Buy New Home

For Marine Corps Sgt. Ryan Donnelly and his fiance, Army veteran Tina McGory, Thursday meant independence and the American dream.

11/29/2012

Lt. Nappi's funeral (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

FDNY Lt. Richard Nappi Remembered At Funeral In Lake Ronkonkoma

Sadness was over The Church of Saint Elizabeth in Lake Ronkonkoma, Long Island as the flag-draped coffin of FDNY Lt. Richard Nappi was brought into the church.

04/21/2012

Lt. Rich Nappi (credit: FDNY)

Scholarship Fund Set Up For Children Of Fallen FDNY Lt. Richard Nappi

All donations will be tax-deductible and 100 percent of the donation will be given to the Lieutenant Richard A. Nappi Children’s Education Fund.

04/17/2012

Lake Ronkonkoma Fire (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Arson Squad, Police Investigating Suspicious Fire In Lake Ronkonkoma

The fire broke out around 2 a.m. Tuesday at a home on Weichers Street in Lake Ronkonkoma and quickly spread to the first and second floors.

03/27/2012

Keri Trinca and her son, Jason (credit: Handout)

Family, Friends Saying Goodbye To Mother, 7-Year-Old Son Killed In Manorville Crash

Keri Trinca and her 7-year-old son Jason died in a car crash in Manorville last Saturday.

10/15/2011

Southwest Airlines Plane (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Mary Purcell Charged With Calling In Bomb Threat On Southwest Flight Day Before 9/11

Wanna get away? One Lake Ronkonkoma woman really didn’t want her relatives to the day before the 9/11 anniversary.

09/13/2011

Generic car crash graphic (Credit: AP)

Long Island Woman Killed In 2-Car Crash

Police said Jeanine Rescigno was driving southbound on William Floyd Parkway in Shirley when the accident occurred.

01/25/2011