04/28/15 9:58am
aw enforcement officials outside the Cutchogue 7-Eleven during an immigration sweep in June 2013. (Credit: Cyndi Murray, file)

Law enforcement officials outside the Cutchogue 7-Eleven during an immigration sweep in June 2013. (Credit: Cyndi Murray, file)

The former owner of 7-Eleven stores in Cutchogue and Greenport will serve 87 months in a federal prison for harboring illegal aliens and stealing their wages, according to the U.S. Attorney General’s office.

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04/27/15 9:13pm
04/27/2015 9:13 PM
This vehicle was involved in an accident near Southold Town Beach on Monday night. (Credit: Jen Nuzzo)

This vehicle was involved in an accident near Southold Town Beach on Monday night. (Credit: Jen Nuzzo)

Three people were injured in a two-car accident Monday night on Route 48 in Southold, police and fire officials at the scene said.

The victims suffered non-life threatening injuries and were taken to Eastern Long Island Hospital for treatment, Southold Fire Department Chief Peggy Killian said.

The vehicles collided near Southold Town Beach after one of the drivers crossed into oncoming traffic at around 8 p.m., officials said.

Police said no charges had been made.

A portion of the road was closed during rescue efforts.

No other details were immediately available.

jnuzzo@timesreview.com

04/27/15 2:45pm
Firefighters expect the car that was leaking fluid on the road just west of Cox Lane on Route 48. (Credit: Tim Gannon)

Firefighters expect the car that was leaking fluid on the road just west of Bridge Lane on Route 48. (Credit: Tim Gannon)

The Cutchogue Fire Department responded to a fuel spill on Route 48 in Cutchogue Monday afternoon.

A westbound Hyundai Elantra hit something in the road that punctured its gas tank, said captain Amos Meringer of the Cutchogue Fire Department. (more…)