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Centereach

Centereach
Beginnings: Until 1927, Middle Country Road in Centereach was a two-lane dirt road where teenagers played baseball every Sunday afternoon. It took longer for middle Island communities such as Centereach to evolve. The earliest settlers congregated in the more populous seaside communities on the North and South Shores.
Photo: Centereach Library (Newsday / Ken Spencer )
Beginnings: Until 1927, Middle Country Road in Centereach was a two-lane dirt road where teenagers played baseball every Sunday afternoon. It took longer for middle Island communities such as Centereach to evolve. The earliest settlers congregated in the more populous seaside communities on the North and South Shores.
Photo: Centereach Library (Newsday / Ken Spencer )
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  • Holiday displays offer a lesson on signs vs. symbols

    Q: Your recent answer about displaying religious holiday decorations was a little confusing. You said it's all right to display a Christmas tree, but not a manger? Easter bunnies, but not a cross? If you're in favor of every faith having equal billing and...
  • The Rock's "The Hero" series to begin Thursday

     
    Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson hopes to find the next real hero in his new reality-competition series “The Hero” set to debut at 8 p.m. Thursday on TNT. In the series which the Freedom grad executive produced with Dany Garcia, nine........
  • Father Arrested For DWI After Crashing Car With 3 Child Passengers

    Father Arrested For DWI After Crashing Car With 3 Child Passengers
    A Suffolk County father was arrested Wednesday afternoon after he crashed his car while he was drunk driving and had his three children in the vehicle. Kenneth Danielsen, 41, of Somerset Street in Centereach, was driving a 2009 Dodge car westbound on...
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  • Teen Arrested After Fatal DWI Crash

    Teen Arrested After Fatal DWI Crash
    A Long Island woman was arrested for driving drunk and killing two passengers inside her vehicle early Thursday morning, Suffolk County police said. Taylor Nolte, 19, of Centereach, was driving her 1997 Lexus LX 400 north on Wilson Boulevard in Central...
  • Fire Rips Through LI Home; Kills Mother, Daughter

    Fire Rips Through LI Home; Kills Mother, Daughter
    A mother and daughter on Long Island were killed early Saturday morning after a fire tore through their Centereach home, according to Suffolk County police. Dorothy Reinhard, 77, and Elaine Moore, 60, who were long-time roommates, perished in the blaze...
  • Train Engineer, Passenger Who Operated LIRR Train Arrested

    Train Engineer, Passenger Who Operated LIRR Train Arrested
    A Long Island Railroad engineer and the passenger he let drive a train have been arrested following an MTA probe. Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice formally announced the arrest and criminal charges against the two individuals in a press...
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  • LI Man Arrested For Fatally Beating Puppy

    LI Man Arrested For Fatally Beating Puppy
    A Long Island man is in police custody after allegedly beating his dog and breaking its neck slowly causing the animal to suffocate, PIX 11 News has learned. Edward Semke, 50, of Centereach, was arrested by Suffolk County SPCA Detectives for fatally...
  • Man Arrested For Beating Puppy to Death

    Man Arrested For Beating Puppy to Death
    CENTEREACH, N.Y. -- A Long Island man is in police custody after allegedly beating his dog and breaking its neck slowly causing the animal to suffocate. Edward Semke, 50, of Centereach, was arrested by Suffolk County SPCA Detectives for fatally beating...