Ronkonkoma

Officer Joseph Olivieri (credit: Handout)

Nassau Officer Killed In Action To Be Laid To Rest Monday; Suffolk Police Issue Traffic Advisory

A sea of blue is expected to dominate Ronkonkoma, as a police officer killed on the Long Island Expressway is laid to rest.

10/21/2012

Alligator found in Shirley shopping center Oct. 7, 2012 (credit: Suffolk SPCA)

Alligator Found On Long Island, Total Found In October Climbs To Six

Another alligator has been found on Long Island. The latest gator was found in Lilly Pond Park in Ronkonkoma.

10/20/2012

Alisa Papik (credit: Facebook/Long Island Neighborhood Crime Stoppers)

Missing 15-Year-Old Farmingville Girl Found Unharmed

A family’s frantic search for a missing Farmingville girl is over.

09/20/2012

Hounds Town USA in Ronkonkoma (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Cops: Pit Bull Attacks Four People At L.I. Doggie Daycare Facility

Four women — three employees and one customer — were bitten by a 2-year-old pit bull named Gino at the Hounds Town USA facility in Ronkonkoma around 7:30 p.m. Thursday, police said.

09/14/2012

Mitt Romney At MacArthur Airport Sept. 13, 2012 (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Mitt Romney Attends Fundraisers At Private Homes On Long Island

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney attended two fundraisers on Long Island Thursday evening. The two fundraisers were held at private homes in Old Brookville and Muttontown.

09/13/2012

FILE - LIRR Trains (credit: CBS 2)

Driver Killed In Fiery Crash With LIRR Train In Central Islip

Suffolk County police say the driver of an SUV was killed in a fiery crash with a Long Island Rail Road train. Nobody on the train was hurt.

06/11/2012

Kittens from a Ronkonkoma feral cat colony just days before they were killed (credit: Guardians of Rescue/Facebook)

8 Newborn Kittens Found Slaughtered In Ronkonkoma

The injuries on these cats are horrific,” Guardians of Rescue’s Karen Svonik said. “Two of the mamas were sitting on the shelter, shaking together, the babies strewn about the colony. Somebody viciously pulled the babies out and proceeded to crush them with some type of object.”

05/09/2012

Lt. Rich Nappi (credit: FDNY)

Wake Held For Fallen FDNY Firefighter Richard Nappi

Firefighter Richard Nappi’s viewing at the Maloney’s Funeral Home in Lake Ronkonkoma will continue Friday from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

04/19/2012

LIRR Train (credit: purist_andrew/Flickr)

LIRR Service On Ronkonkoma Branch Restored After Vehicle Crash Forces Suspension

Police say a 33-year-old, who was driving without a licence, crashed through a chain-link fence and onto the tracks in Wyandanch. The wreck caused damage to about 300 feet of the third rail which supplies power to the trains.

04/17/2012

Teaching assistant Diane Bolson and teacher Rosalie Singer from  Helen B. Duffield Elementary School in Ronkonkoma and students who helped create tiles (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Ronkonkoma Teachers, Students Hand Paint Ceiling Tiles To Bring Joy To St. Joseph’s Hospital Patients

“Unless you’re actually laying on gurney being wheeled throughout the hospital you don’t realize just how boring it is looking up at the ceiling,” Chief Administrative Officer Drew Pallas said.

04/12/2012

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

Huilan Ho (credit:Suffolk County Police)

Queens Woman Arrested On Prostitution Charges On Long Island

Huilan Ho, 49, of Flushing, is scheduled to be arraigned at First District Court in Central Islip on March 20. She was arrested, police said, after an undercover investigation at the Ming Zhu Spa in Lake Ronkonkoma.

03/19/2012

William Schettino (credit: Handout via Mona Rivera / 1010 WINS)

Friends, Family Mourn Teen Struck, Killed By Suffolk Co. Sheriff’s Vehicle On L.I.E.

Friends and family are in mourning following a crash on the Long Island Expressway that took the life of William Schettino and left a section of the highway closed for hours.

03/15/2012

(credit: MTA Police)

Police: Woman Dragged, Assaulted Near LIRR’s Ronkonkoma Station Is Safe

A woman caught on surveillance video apparently being beaten and abducted last week at the Ronkonkoma Long Island Rail Road station has come forward and is safe, police said.

03/12/2012

(credit: MTA Police)

Video Shows Woman Being Dragged, Assaulted Near LIRR’s Ronkonkoma Station

Witnesses told authorities that the suspect placed the victim over his shoulder and threw her into the back of a light silver 4-door Nissan Altima — either late 1990’s or early 2000’s model.

03/09/2012

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