Local wineries reel from tasting room shutdowns
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo's order to end on-premises sales of alcohol to stop the spread of the coronavirus has affected wineries as they prepare for the busy spring season.
Det. Brian Simonsen remembered in grave site visit
NYPD Det. Brian Simonsen was killed by friendly fire on Feb. 12, 2019, while responding to a call of an attempted robbery in Richmond Hill, Queens.
Feds: LI man gets 10 years for sale crack cocaine
A Jamesport man was sentenced to a decade in prison on a drug conspiracy charge, federal officials said. Tramaine Brown, was arrested in 2018 during a law enforcement raid.
American Indian burial ground will become site of preserve
It's among several parks and open space projects Riverhead Town is funding with a $300,000 investment.
Schumer touts taters on LI's East End
At a farm in Jamesport, the senator sang the nutritional and culinary praises of the Island's spuds and urged restaurants and grocers to consider buying them.
Suffolk: West Nile virus found in 5 more mosquitoes
There now have been 73 mosquito samples that have tested positive for West Nile.
LI street to be dedicated for fallen NYPD hero
The designation of "Det. Brian Simonsen Way" will be added to South Jamesport Avenue, where Simonsen grew up.
LI man wants to bring a movie theater to Riverhead
John Altadonna says people must trek to Holtsville or Mattituck to see films, which he says is inconvenient for older residents and has spurred a petition drive that he says has collected more than 3,000 signatures.
Officials: 2 killed in plane crash on North Fork farm
The small plane crashed a few minutes after taking off from MacArthur Airport on Saturday morning, officials said.
No alcohol and music at this East End beach stand
Riverhead Town officials wanted to offer more full-service options such as hot dogs and hamburgers to mimic the experience at nearby beaches, but residents opposed it.