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Brian R. Callahan, a hedge fund manager who bilked his investors of some $96 million in a Ponzi scheme involving Montauk's Panoramic Resort, was sentenced Friday at the federal courthouse in Central Islip to serve 12 years in prison, with three years' supervised release.
A tropical storm watch is in effect for all of Long Island with heavy rain and wind expected, especially on the East End, as Hurricane Jose passes southeast of the island late Tuesday night into Wednesday.
The National Hurricane Center said that Hurricane Jose would weaken and pass well east of Long Island, but tropical storm conditions were forecast for midweek, with wind, rain, and high seas.
Services for Allan Alvarez, a 21-year-old Pierson High School graduate who died in a motorcycle accident on Thursday night, will be held over three days, starting Saturday night.
Tropical storm conditions are expected on Long Island on Wednesday, but the likelihood of a direct hit from the category-one Hurricane Jose remains low, the National Hurricane Center said in a Saturday forecast discussion.
September is Falls Prevention Month, and the Suffolk County Department of Health Services is offering various prevention workshops across the county for senior citizens throughout the coming months. On the South Fork, Stony Brook Southampton...
An East Hampton man who witnesses said was riding east on a 2016 Suzuki motorcycle Thursday evening "at a high rate of speed" died following a collision with an eastbound 2015 Ford Fusion on County Road 39 in Southampton.
National Grid’s Long Island gas company is facing safety violations and major financial penalties following a two-and-a-half-year investigation into an explosion that destroyed a house under in construction in Water Mill in 2015, seriously injuring two workers.
With tears in her eyes at the thought of having to leave her parents and her three younger siblings, a young, soft-spoken 23-year-old woman quietly explained that her dreams were not very different from those of her fellow millennials, regardless of legal status.
Representatives from the Long Island Rail Road will deliver a presentation to the East Hampton Village Board at its meeting on Friday. The L.I.R.R. officials will discuss replacement of the trestles crossing North Main Street and Accabonac Road.
Surf event for special needs families in Montauk is equally transformative for volunteers.
In the Democratic primary for the two East Hampton Town Board spots on the November ballot, Kathee Burke-Gonzalez, at left, and Jeffrey Bragman were the winners on Tuesday, besting Zachary Cohen, who had successfully petitioned to force the primary.
The nascent effort to mitigate the degraded condition of Long Island’s waterways got a boost last week when Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced a $10.4 million shellfish restoration initiative that is also intended to bolster coastal resiliency.