Eaton’s Neck 4th of July Parade to Go On, Minus Hosings

The Fourth of July parade will go on in Eaton’s Neck this year but without the customary spraying of hoses and tossing of water balloons. This year, the parade will step off at 10 a.m. from the Eaton’s Neck Fire Department to Price’s Bend Beach, Read More …

Alleged MS-13 Member Indicted in Huntington Station Assaults

A Huntington Station man was indicted Tuesday on assault and other charges in an attack on two men outside a bar in December. Suffolk County District Attorney Ray Tierney said that Gensel Soler Avila, 21, an alleged MS-13 member, was indicted on  four counts of Read More …

3 Arrested at Finley’s After SLA Inspection

Three people, including the owner, were arrested Friday during  during a New York State Liquor Authority compliance check at Finley’s of Greene Street in Huntington, Suffolk County police said. Second Precinct Crime Section officers and Second Precinct Patrol officers,  State Liquor Authority, Town of Huntington Read More …

Dix Hills Resident Among 8 Charged With Healthcare Fraud

A Dix Hills man is one of eight people charged  with committing healthcare fraud, the US attorney for the eastern district said Tuesday. The eight face a variety of federal charges, including conspiracy to commit health care fraud, health care fraud, conspiracy to defraud the Read More …

Police Schedule Summer Safety Series

The Suffolk County police Second Precinct is planning a summer safety series at the Walt Whitman Shops. On Thursday, the series gets underway with a session on bicycle safety, which will include helmet fittings and interactive activities. Next up on the schedule are: Swim safety, Read More …

Station Man Pleads Guilty in Crash That Killed Passenger

A Huntington Station man who crashed his vehicle last year pleaded guilty Friday to several charges in the death of his passenger. Leo Flores-Gracias, 26, pleaded guilty to Aggravated Vehicular Homicide and other related charges, for driving while intoxicated and crashing into another car, killing Read More …

Attorney General: Online Love Language Might Be a Scam

Attorney General Letitia James warned New Yorkers Thursday that fraudsters are using dating apps, social media, and unsolicited text messages to befriend their victims and then convince them to make fraudulent investments. These online romance scams are also known as “pig butchering” – which is Read More …

Nonprofit to Investigate Cold Cases Opens in Huntington

A nonprofit organization devoted to resolving cold cases through private investigative work officially opened for business Friday in Huntington. The National Institute for Law and Justice, founded by retired NYPD detective Mark Pucci and entrepreneur/author, Kiersten Hathcock will help families of those seeking to find Read More …

Police Seeking Driver in Fatal Hit-and-Run

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Major Case Unit detectives are seeking  to identify a man wanted for questioning in connection with a fatal hit-and-run crash in Huntington Station earlier this month. Amilar Velasquez was walking north on the shoulder of West Hills Read More …

Update: Man Who Was Found Unresponsive in Pool Dies

  Suffolk County police said Wednesday that a man who was found in a pool on May 19 has died. Ellery Smith, 45, of Huntington Station was found unresponsive in a pool at a home on West Hills Road. The homeowner found him and notified Read More …