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Ziggy, dog found in abandoned Lindenhurst home. (credit: Suffolk County SPCA)

SPCA: Dog Found Inside Abandoned LI House Looked Like ‘Old Mop,’ Could Barely Walk

A dog is recovering after it was brought to a Long Island animal shelter in “horrible condition” last week, the the Suffolk County SPCA said.

07/25/2014

Ambulance (credit: clipart.com)

Long Island Jet Ski Accident Leaves Man Critically Injured

A man was critically injured late Sunday afternoon when his jet ski crashed offshore from Long Island.

07/21/2014

Frederick Hoffman (Credit: Suffolk County Police)

Lindenhurst Man Charged In DWI Crash That Injured Motorcyclist

According to Suffolk County Police, the driver of the 2013 Apollo mini-motorcycle, Richard Scheuermann, was headed northbound on North 8th Street in Lindenhurst when he collided with a 1999 GMC Safari van in front of 120 North 8th St.

07/05/2014

Officials call for changes to dangerous cross walk in Lindenhurst (Credit: TV 10/55)

Long Island Leaders Call For Changes To Dangerous Intersection On Montauk Highway

The renewed call for greater safety measures comes on the heels of an accident that badly injured a 10-year-old boy.

06/27/2014

Suffolk County Police Cruiser

Boy, 10, Critically Injured After Being Hit By Car In Lindenhurst, Long Island

A 10-year-old boy was left in critical condition this weekend after being hit by a car while crossing a road in Lindenhurst, Long Island.

06/15/2014

(Credit: Clipart)

Long Island Park Reopens More Than A Year And A Half After Sandy

FEMA picked up the $350,000 cost to repair the damage. The park has a lighted baseball field as well as three soccer fields.

05/29/2014

Andy Gayot (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Police: L.I. Man Holds Teen, Woman Captive, Forces Them Into Prostitution

On Tuesday, police searched 35-year-old Andy Gayot’s home in Lindenhurst where they said they found the 15-year-old girl and 21-year-old woman. Police said the teen was a runaway.

02/26/2014

7-11 store (file/credit: Charley Gallay/Getty Images for 7-Eleven)

Man Charged With Stealing Leukemia Research Donation Jar From Long Island 7-Eleven

A man has been arrested and charged with stealing a donation jar for leukemia research from a 7-Eleven store on Long Island.

02/13/2014

7-11 store (file/credit: Charley Gallay/Getty Images for 7-Eleven)

Leukemia Research Donation Jar Swiped From Long Island 7-Eleven

A donation jar for cancer research was stolen from the counter of a 7-Eleven in Lindenhurst, Long Island.

02/07/2014

6AM. Venetian Blvd and Shore Place - March 7, 2013 (credit: Eileen Lehpamer / 1010 WINS)

LI Officials Launch Pilot Program To Prevent South Shore Flooding

Residents contend saltwater from the Great South Bay creeps up driveways, corroding cars and damaging yards and foundations whenever they get substantial rain.

01/14/2014

FILE -- Man working on Pennsylvania Avenue in Long Beach, L.I. on Oct. 24, 2013. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Progress Continues On Long Island One Year After Superstorm Sandy

Evidence of Sandy’s wrath still remains in communities across Long Island. Nearly 100,000 buildings were destroyed in the storm, causing more than $8 billion in damage. Parts of the Long Island Rail Road were washed away and permanent repairs won’t be finished for another five years.

10/29/2013

Lindenhurst Repairs

Struggle Continues In Lindenhurst A Year After Sandy

One day short of a year after Superstorm Sandy, lives remain uprooted and a long journey remains before normal life resumes in Lindenhurst, Long Island.

10/28/2013

Superstorm Sandy Damage In Lindenhurst Dec. 19, 2012 (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Most L.I. Homeowners Offered Buyouts Rejecting State’s Offer

Only 70 of more than 600 Long Island property owners considered for buyouts are takers, according to the state. All of the buyout offers were made to Suffolk County residents.

10/25/2013

Suffolk County Police Cruiser

Shoplifting Suspect Hit By SUV While Fleeing On Long Island

A shoplifting suspect on Long Island was hit by a sport-utility vehicle Wednesday afternoon as he tried to run away, police said.

10/02/2013

Lindenhurst, Long Island Church Thefts

Man Accused Of Stealing Multiple Times From Long Island Church

A Long Island man was accused Saturday of breaking into a church and stealing hundreds of dollars.

09/21/2013

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