The Town of Brookhaven on Long Island has begun demolishing vacant, structurally unsound homes.
A Suffolk County boy was being hailed as a hero Tuesday night for saving his mother’s life after she had a seizure.
According to Suffolk County Police, the 81-year-old man was retrieving cash from an ATM at Independence Plaza on Route 25 in Selden around 6:10 p.m. when a man grabbed the money and punched him.
Mary McCabe, 51, hit a man with her car on Route 25 at College Road in Selden shortly after 9 p.m., police said.
Matthew Botchler, 37, of Selden has been plagued by illness since birth and now his kidneys are in rapid failure. He is on a seven to nine year waiting list for a kidney transplant, but his condition is so severe that he knows he won’t make it.
A Selden man was arrested for driving while intoxicated following a wrong way crash that seriously injured two people on Sunday morning.
Some towns on Long Island have already blown their snow budgets and the season is only halfway over.
Nina Gebarowski, 38, of Selden, covered her face and apologized as she left the courthouse in Central Islip Friday. Gebarowski is accused of driving drunk with her 2-year-old daughter in the car when she hit a pedestrian in Selden who was walking with his 4-year-old son.
Police were searching Saturday for a suspect in the fire that gutted a tanning salon in Selden, Long Island, early on Christmas Day.
Thomas Green, 66, of Selden, died of cancer Thursday night at Stony Brook University Medical Center, attorney Ronald Kuby said.
The reptile amnesty event at a Petco in Selden was organized by the Suffolk County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals in coordination with New York state and federal wildlife authorities.
Prosecutors dropped their objections to releasing 66-year-old Thomas Green after a doctor confirmed reports that the man is likely dying of cancer.
The Suffolk County SPCA says owners of illegal pets, such as venomous snakes, constrictors, alligators or other dangerous reptiles, will be able to surrender their animals without a penalty.
A notorious Long Island sex offender scored a victory in court Monday, as a judge ordered that he be retried or set free.
Lt. Michael Cosgrove will receive the Liberty Mutual National Firemark Award for Heroism for saving the lives of his neighbors during a fire two years ago.