03/06/15 1:37pm
03/06/2015 1:37 PM
Firefighters briefly evacuated a bank after a fuel spill outside of it this afternoon. (Credit: Tim Gannon)

Firefighters briefly evacuated a bank after a fuel spill outside of it this afternoon. (Credit: Tim Gannon)

Chase Bank was evacuated shortly after noon while Riverhead Fire Department volunteers responded to a report of a fuel spill in the parking lot just north of the branch in Riverhead Centre on Route 58.

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01/30/15 7:55pm
01/30/2015 7:55 PM
(L-R) (Credit: Paul Squire)

(L-R) Ex-Chief Steve Beal, firefighter Anthony Chiaramonte, Ex-Captain J.R. Renten and Ex-Captain Kevin Burgess, who rescued an unconscious man from a burning home Thursday night. (Credit: Paul Squire)

Riverhead firefighter Ex-Captain J.R. Renten crawled on his hands and knees under a cloud of waist-high, obscuring smoke inside the burning house on Middle Road, circling around to the couch as his fellow firefighters sprayed down the kitchen.

The only lights inside were firefighters’ flashlights and the glow of a circular florescent lamp hanging on the wall by the bar.

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09/30/14 6:51pm
09/30/2014 6:51 PM
(Credit: Jen Nuzzo)

The van spun across three lanes of traffic on the LIE before crashing into the woods Tuesday. (Credit: Jen Nuzzo)

A woman was airlifted to Stony Brook University Medical Center after a Honda van crashed into the woods off the Long Island Expressway Tuesday afternoon, Suffolk County police said.  (more…)