There is a Town of Babylon traffic advisory in effect for tomorrow between 8 AM and 12 PM due to the Wounded Warrior Project's Soldier Ride. Road closures and heavy traffic are expected along the route, which stretches from Babylon Town Hall in Lindenhurst, New York to Overlook Beach on Ocean Parkway. The full route can be found at the link below.
After responding to a 911 call in Babylon shortly before 4 AM on Saturday, Suffolk County Police Department Officer Weldon Drayton found a woman in active labor. By keeping calm under pressure with an EMT from the Babylon Fire Department, the pair assisted the woman in delivering a healthy baby boy.
A&E has announced a new docu-series, "The Killing Season," focusing on the 'Long Island Serial Killer,' who is believed to be responsible for murdering at least ten individuals and dumping their bodies at Gilgo Beach. The series will feature two documentarians that, with the help of journalists, cyber-sleuths, and the victims' families, will attempt to uncover new information and look at the case from alternative angles. The 8-episode series is set to premiere on November 5th.
When Suffolk County Police Department officer John Mallia found the body of a missing woman along Ocean Parkway in 2010, it was hard to accept a single terrifying fact: it wasn't the woman he was searching for. This find, which served as the catalyst for a massive police search near the parkway, eventually uncovered 9 more bodies and shook Long Island to its core. The article below features key events and information on the case of the still-unidentified 'Long Island Serial Killer.'
Sargento Cheese has announced a recall of a number of their products due to a potential contamination of Listeria monocytogenes. Five sliced and shredded cheeses are part of the recall that involved products with "sell by" dates in June and July. Find out more about the recall and specific affected products at the link below.