Suffolk County

Suffolk County's Bonds Downgraded

Jun 19, 2017
Richard Drew / AP

Suffolk County’s bonds have been downgraded by Standard and Poor’s after the county forecast up to a $165 million deficit for the next fiscal year.

Courtesy of Cornell Cooperative Extension

A Suffolk County pilot program to grow kelp had its first successful harvest this week.

Arrests Made After Rash Of Overdoses On Long Island

Jun 8, 2017
Debora Cartagena / Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Long Island authorities have made several arrests and seized about 700 grams of heroin, cocaine and fentanyl after a sudden spike in drug overdoses this past weekend.

Suffolk Sees Dramatic Spike In Overdose Deaths

Jun 6, 2017
Andres Rodriguez/Australian Policy Online / Flickr

Suffolk County Police Commissioner Timothy Sini says there was a dramatic spike in opioid overdoses in the county last week.

Richard Drew / AP

Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone gave his annual State of the County Speech on Wednesday. He discussed how to improve the county government and handle the MS-13 gang.