I have admiration for people who can take bad situations and make good out of them — making lemonade out of lemons, if you will. To me, it says a lot when people can bounce back after being knocked down, then dust themselves off and take another shot at whatever it was that knocked them down in the first place. READ
A Flanders man was arrested early Wednesday morning and charged with drunk driving on Longneck Boulevard. (more…)
A felony charge of criminally negligent homicide was dismissed against a Bayport man who was involved in a fatal crash on Flanders Road last January, despite prosecutors’ assertions that the man was texting and driving shortly before his truck crashed into a car driven by a Hampton Bays woman. READ
Mohammed Proctor, a 38-year-old convicted drug dealer who allegedly assaulted his pregnant girlfriend earlier this month and caused the woman to need emergency surgery to save the baby, was held on $150,000 cash bail or $300,000 bond after his arraignment in the Suffolk County Court Thursday morning.
For nearly 15 years, with no success, residents in Flanders, Riverside and Northampton have campaigned for their hamlets to receive separate zip codes. READ
Police have identified the man who was struck and killed by a car early Saturday morning on Flanders Road, adding that no criminal charges have been filed in the incident. (more…)
Southampton Town police are seeking the public’s help to identify a man who was struck by a car near the 7-Eleven store on Flanders Road in Flanders and later died of his injuries. READ
A Flanders man was arrested early Thursday on a pair of drug possession charges, Southampton Town police said in a press release. READ