Articles Tagged ‘Mastic Beach’

Hurricane Sandy

Life Goes on Post-Hurricane Sandy…Slowly

Kevin Collins is enjoying relaxing music and sifting through a…



Cops: Mastic Beach Burglar Tried Sex Act on Teen Girl

A man broke into a home in Mastic Beach and attempted to engage in a sex act with a girl, Suffolk County police said. Darnell…



Cops: 3 Teens Arrested for 2 Robberies

Suffolk County Police arrested three teenagers Saturday in connection with robberies in Shirley and Mastic Beach last week. On Feb. 2, 16-year-olds Zachary Polini and Jules…



Man Killed in Mastic Beach School Bus Crash

A three-vehicle crash claimed the life of a 32-year-old man in Mastic Beach on Monday morning.   Suffolk police said Jose Gonzales of East Patchogue…



Play Ball!

Kyle Meier is 5 1/2 years old. He’s been through more than 12 surgeries in his short life, more surgeries than the majority of us will have in a lifetime. Two lifetimes. Kyle was born with multiple birth defects including proximal femoral focal deficiency: He has no thigh bones or hip joints, resulting in severely short stature. He was also born with Pierre Robin Syndrome (PRS), a rare condition characterized by a small lower jaw, cleft palate and a tendency for the tongue to “ball up” in the back of the mouth. He also has a tracheotomy. By definition, Kyle is severely disabled, but he is also like millions of other kids.



Mastic Man Shot To Death

A Mastic Beach man was found dead in a road near his home early Tuesday morning, Suffolk police said. Seventh Precinct officers responded to a call…