Four associates of a New York businessman convicted in a $400 million Ponzi scheme were arrested early Wednesday on charges that they pocketed nearly $38 million in commissions for their efforts in advancing the fraud, federal prosecutors said.
It’s a 100-acre, uncleared location off exit 66 of the Long Island Expressway in Yaphank.
Yaphank fire commissioner Bill Peters says he’s pushing for a cell tower to be installed even though the proposal is unpopular with many in the community.
Police say 22 tips have come in since the sketches were released on Tuesday.
“Somebody out there loves them and somebody out there is missing them. So, hopefully it could put a little bit of a closure,” says forensic artist Danielle Gruttadaurio.
An emergency medical call led authorities to a home with dozens of cats on Long Island.
Tropical Storm Earl may have lost much of its strength on Friday, but it’s still creating dangerous conditions on Long Island.
Much of the East Coast is watching and waiting for an unwelcome guest this holiday weekend: Hurricane Earl.