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Police Officer Rescues Pets from Lake Grove House Fire

August 29, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) A Suffolk County police officer rescued a cat and two dogs from a house fire in Lake Grove this afternoon. Fourth Precinct Police Officer Eli Tretola responded to a 911 call reporting a fire at a home, located at 25 Hy Place, at approximately 2 p.m. When Officer Tretola arrived, a resident […]

Hannon Hosting Free “Help for Consumers and Taxpayers” Forum

August 29, 2014

Long Island Press Releases September 10, Levittown Public Library (Long Island, NY) “With these difficult economic times, many people have found themselves in financial situations they never thought possible, and don’t know what options are available to them,” said Senator Kemp Hannon (R-Nassau). “But there are many services available which can help.” Please join Senator Hannon on Wednesday, September 10, […]

Suffolk Country Pesticide Application Notice

August 29, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Weather permitting, the Suffolk County Department of Public Works will treat sections of the following communities as part of its ongoing effort to control adult mosquitoes. The following treatments are for Vector Control: Time and date of the application: September 2, 2014, 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Approximate location(s): Davis Park and […]

Mount Sinai Man Killed in Motor Vehicle Crash

August 29, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Suffolk County Police Sixth Squad detectives are investigating a motor vehicle crash that killed a Mount Sinai man early this morning. Samuel Shepard was driving a 2010 Lamborghini northbound on County Road 83 when he lost control of the vehicle and struck a guardrail near Route 25A in Mount Sinai at 2:25 […]

Three Suspects Arrested After Discharging Handguns in Freeport Street

August 29, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) The First Squad reports the details of three arrests for Criminal Possession of a Firearm that occurred on Friday, August 29, 2014 at 1:00 am in Freeport. According to detectives, a 55 year old female victim was inside her Pine Street home when she heard gun shots in front of her residence. […]

Senator Lee Zeldin Calls for Resignation of Sharon Helman

August 29, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Senator and Army Reserve Major Lee Zeldin, Republican and Conservative Party candidate for Congress in New York’s First Congressional District, today called for the resignation of former Phoenix VA Administrator, Sharon Helman. As many as 40 Veterans allegedly died while waiting for treatment at the Phoenix VA hospital. News of the deaths […]

Over 200 Prominent NY Real Estate Professionals will Golf in Support of Israel’s Soldiers

August 29, 2014

Long Island Press Releases The Friends of the IDF (FIDF) NY Real Estate Division Golf Outing September 18, Glen Oaks Country Club (Long Island, NY) Over 200 of New York’s leading real estate professionals will come together for a day of golfing on Monday, September 18 for the Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (FIDF) NY Real Estate Division […]

A.G. Schneiderman Op-Ed: Bank of America Deal a Victory for New York Families

August 29, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (New York, NY) Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today published an op-ed in the Ithaca Journal on the historic settlement reached with Bank of America – the largest in U.S. history. The following are excerpts from the op-ed: ON HOLDING BIG BANKS ACCOUNTABLE: This is the largest settlement with a single institution in U.S. history – surpassing the record […]

Hicksville Man Under Arrest After Defrauding Employer Out of $1000

August 29, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) The Second Squad reports the arrest of a Hicksville man on Friday, August 29, 2014 at 1:00 a.m. in Hicksville for Grand Larceny. According to detectives, the defendant Michael F. Arbassio, 57 of 45 Ronald Avenue was employed as a salesperson for Camponil Electronics and Chemicals locate at 183 Broadway, Hicksville. An […]

Nassau Police Investigating East Meadow Street Robbery

August 29, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) The Third Squad is investigating a Robbery that occurred on Thursday, August 28, 2014 at 11:35 p.m. in East Meadow. According to detectives, a male victim, 54 was returning to his Carol Road home when he was approached by three male Hispanics wearing dark clothing and hooded sweatshirts pulled over their faces. […]

Two Queens Men Arrested After Attempted Home Break-In in Point Lookout

August 29, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) The Fourth Squad reports the arrest of two Queens men for an Attempted Burglary which occurred on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at 5:20 P.M. in Point Lookout. According to detectives, a male, 27, was in his Lido Boulevard home when his doorbell rang. He went to the door and no one was […]

Two Arrested by Cops After Street Mugging; Third Suspect Still at Large

August 29, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) The Fourth Squad reports the arrest of an Inwood man and a Juvenile for a Robbery that occurred on Thursday August 28, 2014 at 2:24 a.m. in Inwood. According to detectives, the 39 year old male victim was walking on Solomon Avenue in the vicinity of Doughty Boulevard when he was approached […]

Wantagh Man Arrested for Driving While Impaired by Drugs

August 29, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) The Public Information Unit reports the arrest of a Wantagh man for Driving While Ability Impaired by drugs on Thursday, August 28, 2014 at 5:11 P.M. in Seaford. According to detectives, David B. Miller, 44, of 17 Wisteria Lane, was driving on Clark Street when he hit a parked car before continuing […]

Bellone Presents the #SuffolkSnapshot Facebook Photo Contest

August 28, 2014

Long Island Press Releases Residents invited to capture Suffolk County scenes, compete for prizes through social media (Long Island, NY) Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone invites residents to take to Facebook with their Suffolk County pride with the #SuffolkSnapshot photo contest. “What makes Suffolk County such an incredible place to live is its diversity; we each have unique reasons […]

Meet New York Times’ Best-Selling Author Kieran Crowley at FMC Author’s Night

August 28, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Spend an evening with The New York Times’ best-selling author and investigative reporter, Kieran Crowley on Tuesday, Sept. 16 from 7 – 9 p.m. at Briarcliffe College in Bethpage, N.Y. at FMC Author’s Night. Crowley will discuss the writing process, the business side of the book business, and conduct an interactive format […]

Bellone, Suffolk Police Marine Bureau Join Towns of Islip, Babylon, Brookhaven in Labor Day DWI Crackdown

August 28, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone and Islip Town Councilwoman Trish Bergin Weichbrodt will be joined by Suffolk County Police Marine Bureau authorities and officials from the Towns of Babylon, Brookhaven and Islip at a news conference to announce efforts to target unsafe conditions for boaters and residents off the coast of Long […]

Nassau County Announces STOP-DWI Initiative

August 28, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Nassau County Police Acting Commissioner Thomas C. Krumpter announce that the Nassau County Police Department will participate in the New York State STOP-DWI grant program and will also deploy the DWI Alcohol Related Incident Team aimed at adding additional patrols for the up-coming Labor Day […]

Long Island African American Chamber of Commerce, Inc. Announces Campaign to Increase Number of Certified Minority Business Owners in New York

August 28, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) The Long Island African American Chamber of Commerce, Inc. has embarked on a campaign to increase the number of members certified as minority business owners in alignment with Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo’s recent commitment to provide 20% of contracts to minority owned firms in New York State. It is the chamber’s goal […]

A.G. Schneiderman Announces Funding to Equip Officers in Finger Lakes and Southern Tier with Bulletproof Vests

August 28, 2014

Long Island Press Releases More Than $60k In Invest Partnership Grants Will Support Purchase Of 175 Life-Saving Bulletproof Vests For 14 Law Enforcement Agencies Including The Steuben County Sheriff’s Office, Binghamton Police Department, Watkins Glen Police Department, And The Horseheads Police Department (New York, NY) Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today announced awards to law enforcement agencies in the […]

A.G. Schneiderman Announces Arrests of Unlicensed Dentists on Charges They Treated Patients at Brooklyn Clinics

August 28, 2014

Long Island Press Releases Konstantin Shtrambrand, Ilya Zolotar, Sergey Tolokolnikov And Hakob Gahnapetyan Charged With Practicing A Profession Without A License; If Convicted, They Face Up To 4 Years In Prison (New York, NY) Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today announced the arrests of four individuals for allegedly practicing dentistry without a license at two Brooklyn dental clinics, which […]

Queens Council on the Arts is Pleased to Announce SPARC for 2015

August 28, 2014

Long Island Press Releases Call to Artists Applications will be released on September 3rd, 2014 (Long Island, NY) Seniors Partnering with Artists Citywide (SPARC) is a community arts engagement program that places artists-in-residence at senior centers across the five boroughs of New York City. The program provides selected artists with a stipend in exchange for the creation and delivery […]

New Art Exhibition Featuring Virginia Khuri At Riverhead Town Hall Gallery

August 28, 2014

Long Island Press Releases Exhibition Dates: September 8 – December 6, 2014 – Presented by East End Arts (Long Island, NY) East End Arts is pleased to announce a new art exhibit at the Riverhead Town Hall Gallery featuring Shelter Island photographer Virginia Khuri. The exhibition, titled The Arrival of Spring in Mashomack, will open on Monday, September 8 […]

Execs Duck RICO Claims Over $1B Venezuelan Energy Deals

August 28, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (New York, NY) A New York federal judge on Monday trimmed racketeering and conspiracy claims from a former U.S. ambassador’s civil lawsuit against three energy executives accused of bribing their way into Venezuelan energy construction contracts worth $1 billion.Caracas, Venezuela — (SBWIRE) — 08/28/2014 — U.S. Judge J. Paul Oetken said that former ambassador Otto […]

State Troopers PBA Endorses Tom DiNapoli for New York State Comptroller

August 28, 2014

Long Island Press Releases (New York, NY) The Police Benevolent Association of the New York State Troopers, Inc. today announced their endorsement of Thomas DiNapoli to the office of State Comptroller, highlighting his independence and his commitment to accountability in government. Gathered at a breakfast in Syracuse, New York, members of the PBA State Troopers joined Comptroller DiNapoli in […]