The truck traffic on the Long Island Expressway may soon get lighter, as a new rail terminal is helping private companies trade in trucks for trains. The world’s longest parking lot is getting some relief in the form of freight-train service.
Over the years, 22 members of the Suffolk County Police Department have died in the line of duty. Today, family, friends, and fellow officers gathered to remember them, WCBS 880 Long Island Bureau Chief Mike Xirinachs reported.
People living in Yaphank, say the weed problem in area lakes is only getting worse and after meeting with New York State and Suffolk County officials, they see no progress.
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.