Alive After Five is moving from Fridays to Thursdays this summer. Now in its 13th year, the Greater Patchogue Chamber of Commerce's popular summer street fair and concert series on Main Street and Ocean Avenue is switching days in an attempt to quell some of the rowdiness that has sometimes plagued the event on Fridays in the past.
Full story: http://patchogue.patch.com/articles/alive-after-five-moved-to-thursdays-poll
A Medford woman pleaded guilty to manslaughter Thursday in the fatal stabbing of her boyfriend. Under a plea deal, a judge promised to sentence Cynthia Dean to 8 years in prison, according to a Newsday report.
Full story: http://medford-ny.patch.com/articles/medford-woman-pleads-guilty-to-fatally-stabbing-boyfriend
Deer Park-North Babylon
Suffolk Police are asking for the public's help in tracking down a man who robbed a Deer Park business last month and then burglarized the business owner's home a week later.
Full story: http://deerpark-northbabylon.patch.com/articles/police-man-robs-deer-park-business-breaks-into-business-owner-s-home
Realty television star Teresa Giudice dropped in at the Long Island Plastic Surgical Group's Babylon Grand Opening celebration at Monsoon on Monday night. The star of Bravo's "Real Housewives of New Jersey" was greeted by a never-ending line of fans seeking to say hi and take a photograph with her.
Full story: http://babylonvillage.patch.com/articles/photos-teresa-giudice-celebrates-li-plastic-surgical-group-opening#photo-13149170
An organized ring of 15 Long Island Rail Road employees and two others were indicted after conspiring to steal more than $250,000 worth of copper wire belonging to the LIRR, according to Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice. Among those arrested was Kevin Graham, 29, of West Islip.
The Lindenhurst and North Lindenhurst fire departments helped respond to a Copiague house fire that occured near the border of the Village at around 2:45 p.m. on Tuesday. The fire, at 298 28th Street in Copiague, ripped through much of the home, leaving the top floor mostly burned and the outside siding melted off of the house's structure.
Full story: http://lindenhurst.patch.com/articles/lindy-fd-responds-to-copiague-house-fire#photo-13155738
A Sachem East junior has recently launched a campaign to consider offering personal days for high school students to take at their own discretion, free from attendance policies.
Full story: http://sachem.patch.com/articles/east-student-launches-student-personal-days-campaign
For Sayville native Carolyn Ruggiero the Sayville Relay for Life event is more than just a good cause that raises funds to help save lives from cancer. It’s a way to remember two very dear family members, her grandfather Giovanni Ruggiero who passed 20 years ago from prostate cancer and grandmother Nancy Picchiello who over three years ago from ovarian cancer.
Full story: http://sayville.patch.com/articles/relay-for-life-more-than-just-a-fundraiser-for-sayville-woman