The Coast Guard said it received a report from another aircraft in the area of a small, white plane in the water about eight miles off Mattituck Inlet.
The victim was attacked from behind around 10:30 p.m. on June 1 near the Long Island Railroad tracks on Maple Avenue after leaving church.
On Long Island – where early crops are normally going strong this time of year – there are delays that will soon impact prices.
For parents, identifying a teen who needs some tough love can be a tough decision. Some are forcing their kids to stand face to face with hardened criminals, hoping they’ll clean up their act.
The heroin glassines allegedly sold by the members of the drug ring were stamped with the word Hollywood, authorities said. The high-grade heroin was sold in Riverhead, Suffolk County DA Tom Spota said.
Investigators said the suspect attacked a 67-year-old woman inside a women’s public restroom at the Tanger Outlet Mall in Riverhead around noon Tuesday.
Investigators said the suspect was hiding inside the women’s public bathroom waiting for his victim at 12 noon on Tuesday at the Tanger Outlet Mall in Riverhead.
The reward has risen to $5,200 for an arrest and conviction in connection with the slaying of four kittens whose bodies were found at a brake shop on Long Island.
Police this weekend were searching for the suspects who stole hundreds of pumpkins from a farm on Long Island.
Suffolk County officials are investigating a “heinous act of animal cruelty” on Long Island.
Hundreds of trees were torn down to clear more than 40 acres of land for a new Costco store.
The confirmation of the blight’s return makes this the fifth year in a row a tomato blight has surfaced on Long Island.
Jose Escobar, 30, was sentenced to four to 12 years in prison for crashing into a Brentwood 7-Eleven store last year. His 10-month-old daughter’s car seat was thrown from the car in the collision. Helen was on life support for less than a week before succumbing to her injuries.
The planned “scoot” trains would offer faster, more frequent service from places like Brooklyn to Jamaica, Oyster Bay to Mineola, and Ronkonkoma to Riverhead.
June is the peak season for strawberries on Easter Long Island, but farmers said that this month has been more like November.