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Teenagers Arrested For Attempted Burglary

Nassau police say they arrested 2 teenagers for an attempted burglary that happened in Baldwin on Thursday, June 25th, 2020.  Police say a 49-year-old male victim was walking on Teehan Lane when he was approached by two males who tried to forcibly remove his wallet. The victim ran to a residence on Teehan Ln. and…

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News Headlines: Friday, June 26th 2020

As Coronavirus cases in parts of the US continue to rise… Governor Cuomo on Thursday announced his plan for HOW the 14 day quarantine for out of state visitors will be enforced. Cuomo says there will be inspectors checking up on people who have flown into the area… those who are caught in violation, could…

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Man Burned In Propane Tank Fire

Suffolk Police say a man suffered burns to almost half his body after a propane tank, that he was filling, ignited.  Cops say 49 year old Paul Vanancke, who was working for Ideal Bottle Gas Company was filling a 100 pound propane tank at 30 Paprocki Ave in West Islip, when it went on fire…

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Woman Found In Neighbors Pool

Suffolk Police are investigating the death of a Ft. Salonga woman who was found in her neighbors pool.  Police say 76 year old Carol-Jean Werkstell of Truxton Lane, was taken to the hospital, where she was pronounced dead.  Homicide detectives are investigating.

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Police Offer Reward To Find Woman Who Stole From Target

Suffolk County Police are looking for a woman they say, stole $150 worth of merchandise from a Target store on Veterans Memorial Highway in Commack.  Authorities say the incident happened on February 16th around 5:30pm.  Police are offering a reward up to $5,000 that leads to an arrest.  Anyone with information about these incidents can contact…

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News Headlines: Thursday, June 25th 2020

New York, New Jersey and Connecticut are now asking visitors from states with high coronavirus infection rates to quarantine for 14 days…. and those who are caught violating the quarantine… will face costly fines… 5  regions of Upstate NY, enter phase 4 this Friday…but malls, gyms and movie theaters will remain closed … Governor Cuomo…

Pedestrian Killed In Selden Car Crash

Suffolk Police say a pedestrian was struck and killed in a car crash on Wednesday night, June 24th in Selden.  Authorities say a 41 year old man was walking in the eastbound lanes of Middle Country Rd near Highview Drive at 11:30PM when he was struck by a Jeep.  The driver of the Jeep, a…

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Woman Delivers Baby On Side Of Road In Centereach

Suffolk Police say they responded to a 911 call of a woman in labor on Hammond Road near Nicolls Road in Centereach, at approximately 9:15 p.m on Wednesday, June 24th, 2020.  Upon arrival the mother, Ashley Silvering was in the back seat, and about to deliver a baby. The police officer assisted the woman and…

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Disney delays Southern California theme park re-openings

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Disney is postponing the mid-July reopening of its Southern California theme parks until it receives guidelines from the state. The company announced Wednesday an indefinite postponement for Disneyland and Disney California Adventure in Anaheim. Disney hoped to reopen them on July 17 after a four-month closure due to the coronavirus. But…

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Police Arrest Man For Breaking Into Minor’s Bedroom

Nassau Police say they arrested a 30 year old North Lawrence man on charges including burglary and forcible touching after he allegedly crawled through a minor’s bedroom window and forcibly touched a minor.  Authorities say Wednesday June 24th at 4:30am Norbin Mayorga of 238 Lawrence Avenue, entered a Lawrence Avenue residence through an unlocked rear…

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BREAKING: NY Gov Announces Quarantine For Out Of State Visitors

Governor Cuomo on Wednesday morning, June 24th, 2020 announced that NY along with NJ and CT, will now issue a 14 day quarantine for out of state visitors that are coming to the area, from states with rising covid numbers.  The announcement was made in NYC during a joint press conference with Connecticut Governor Ned…

Malls, Movies, Gyms … Not Cleared To Open

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Malls, movie theaters and gyms will not be cleared to reopen when areas of New York state progress to phase four as early as Friday. The businesses had been hoping Gov. Andrew Cuomo would allow them to open their doors after a three-month shutdown bought on by the pandemic. But the…