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Elderly woman rescued from burning home in Wading River

  An elderly woman was pulled from a burning home on Dogwood Drive in Wading River by neighbors who saw flames shooting from the house and went inside to rescue her. The woman was in a back bedroom unaware of the fire upstairs, Riverhead Police Officer Rich Oliver said. A woman who lives across the street went into the house, yelling to whoever was inside that there wa...

One injured in collision at Union Avenue and Second Street

A woman was taken to Peconic Bay Medical Center Monday afternoon after a two-car crash at the intersection of Union Aven...

Riverhead cops: Man wanted for using stolen credit card

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and the Riverhead Police Department are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a...

Car spins out of control, slams guardrail on 495, injuring driver

A Riverhead man was injured in a single-car crash on the L.I. Expressway this morning just before 9 a.m. The man, who ...

Riverhead Little League building at Stotzky Park burglarized again

Riverhead Little League's concession building in Stotzky Park was broken into sometime last night. A town buildings an...

Man convicted in 2012 murder behind DMV gets maximum sentenc...

The man convicted of strangling a woman to death in a wooded area behind the DMV in May 2012 was sentenced today in a Riverhead courtroom to 25 years to life in prison. Suffolk C...

Update: No criminal charges in Sunday night taxi cab crash o...

(Updated: July 14- 4:15 p.m.) Tarrell Halloway, the passenger in the taxi cab involved in the accident last night, was released from Stony Brook University Hospital today, a h...

Coast Guard: Good Samaritan rescues crew of capsized skiff

A Good Samaritan rescued three people from the water about six miles north of Herod Point in Wading River last night. The Good Samaritan, who was transiting the area by boat, dis...

Two-car smack-up at 104/105 sends one person to hospital

A crash at the intersection of routes 104 and 015 in Northampton sent one person to the hospital this afternoon. A Honda northbound on Route 104 collided with a Mercedes heading ...

Riverhead police chief: 'strong-arm' robbery defendant a sus...

One of the two men charged in the "strong-arm" robbery on Route 58 early Monday morning is a suspect in the pattern of robberies and assaults victimizing Hispanic men over the past...
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