| Oct 22, 2013
| 4:06 PM
Best Market, a chain of 17 supermarkets in Long Island, New York City and New Jersey, is making landfall in Connecticut with a store set to open as early as Friday in Newington.
The store, near the town center at the site of a former Waldbaum's Food...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 11:11 AM
Jennifer Lopez is lucky she wasn't staying in her Southampton, N.Y. home this week, because someone else uninvited was. A 49-year-old Rhode Island man named John M. Dubis was arrested for living in J.Lo's pool house while she was away, and wasn't...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 10:45 AM
Can we — for a minute, anyway — take race off the table in discussing the not-guilty verdict against George Zimmerman? While we're at it, let's leave politics at the door, too.
This shooting death of 17-year-old, unarmed Trayvon Martin by an...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 2:26 PM
While much of the classical music world is immersed in honoring the bicentennials of Verdi and Wagner, another composer anniversary of signal importance, the 100th birthday of Benjamin Britten, is jostling for attention this year.
| Dec 17, 2011
| 11:08 AM
Authorities have confirmed the remains found last week to be those of missing prostitute Shannan Gilbert.
The remains where discovered Tuesday at about 9:15 a.m. on stretch of land on Oak Beach in Suffolk County. Just a week ago, investigators discovered...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 6:49 PM
Police arrested a Suffolk County mom for driving drunk Tuesday, a charge that became a felony once officers noticed that she had her two young children in the backseat.
Suffolk County Police arrested Jennifer Pyszczymuka at 10:30 a.m. after she made a...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 7:36 PM
Texas' highest criminal court on Wednesday upheld the conviction of a man condemned for killing two teenage girls as part of a cross-country murder spree four years ago that left six people dead, five in Texas and another in Franklin County, Pa....
| Dec 19, 2011
| 3:05 PM
A week after veteran NYPD police officer Peter Figoski was fatally shot in the face, while responding as back-up to a Cypress Hills robbery, thousands of uniformed officers formed a sea of blue in West Babylon, Long Island to pay tribute at his funeral....
| Dec 21, 2011
| 2:33 PM
A woman claiming to sell Tiffany merchandise to benefit a Suffolk County food pantry was actually selling cheap Chinese jewelry and pocketing the proceeds, according to the Suffolk County DA.
Mary Ann Bell, 69, claimed that she was selling "trendy...
| Dec 26, 2011
| 6:29 PM
A 24-year-old man who walked into the Laurel police station on Christmas Eve and confessed to a double murder on Long Island, according to police, is being held pending an extradition hearing as early as Tuesday.
Jim Collins, a spokesman for the Laurel...
| Jan 2, 2012
| 4:36 PM
It happened again -- gunfire and death during a pharmacy robbery -- providing another, grim statistic for the Long Island 'Pharmacy Crimes' Task Force.
The task force was formed last summer, after gunman, David Laffer--a U.S. Army veteran--executed...