DNA Technology May Help Huntington Station Residents Recover Stolen ItemsIt's part of a six-month pilot program that Suffolk County Legislator William Spencer says will also serve as a deterrent to burglars.
Suffolk County Votes To Ban Sales Of Powdered Caffeine To MinorsSuffolk County legislators voted unanimously Tuesday to ban the sale of highly concentrated powdered caffeine to minors.
Lawmaker Calls For Mandatory Carbon Monoxide Detectors Following Death At LI MallRestaurant manager Steven Nelson, 55, was found dead in the basement of Legal Sea Foods Saturday night. More than two dozen other people were sent to hospitals for treatment.
Suffolk County Health Department Backs Raising To Tobacco Purchase Age To 21Just days after Mayor Michael Bloomberg signed a bill banning the sale of tobacco products to anyone under age 21, a similar effort has launched in Suffolk County.
L.I. School Shuttered Amid Violence Set To Re-Open The Jack Abrams STEM Magnet School - which specializes in science, technology, engineering and math - will welcome third to fifth graders when the school year begins on Sept. 4.
Suffolk County Lawmakers Approve Tight Restrictions On Energy DrinksThe legislation will ban the sale of energy drinks to minors at county parks and beaches as well as prohibit the marketing of energy drinks to teens.
Campaign Under Way Against Unused Drugs In L.I. Water SupplyA Citizens Campaign for the Environment survey showed 51 percent of the 59 facilities it more than half of Suffolk County's medical facilities are flushing their unused and expired medications down the toilet.