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Tuesday Aug 19 | Newsday

Suffolk plans more mosquito spraying

Suffolk County is planning to spray for adult mosquitoes Tuesday and Wednesday, weather permitting, with spraying for larvae on Tuesday in parts of area salt marshes, health officials said.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Newsday

Nudity ban on Fire Island begrudgingly accepted by 'naturalists'

Susan Rothberg of Lindenhurst and Carmelita Downey of Babylon stand next to a sign that marks the entrance to the section of beach where bathers used to bathe nude just east of Robert Moses State Park in Babylon on Aug 16, 2014.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

LongIsland.com

State of Emergency Allows Islip Crucial Goods To Aid In Recovering From Record Rainfall

Town of Islip Supervisor Tom Croci has signed an official State of Emergency, under Article 2B of New York State Executive Law, that will allow ... Islip, NY August 12, 2014 Town of Islip Supervisor Tom Croci has signed an official State of Emergency, under Article 2B of New York State Executive Law, that will allow the Town to obtain crucial goods ... (more)

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

New York Post

Nudists exercise their right to bare all on Fire Island beach

When Marianna Grace visited Fire Island as a kid, she remembers shuddering at the sight of nudists letting it all hang out at Lighthouse Beach - which at the time looked completely outrageous to the sheltered youngster who dubbed it "Freak Beach."

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

LongIsland.com

Governor Cuomo Announces Major Suffolk County Coastal Storm Resiliency Project to Proceed

August 11, 2014 - Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation has signed legal agreements with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and Suffolk County, and authorized $68 million in State financing, as part of a three-phase $207 million coastal storm risk reduction project along Suffolk ... (more)

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Architect Online

Fire Island House, Designed by Richard Meier & Partners

Sam Wood has been in the building trade for 25 years, working as one of the busiest and best-known construction specialists in one of the most unusual housing markets in America: Fire Island, N.Y. Thirty miles long and rarely more than 800 feet wide, this strip of beach is the summer retreat of choice for a diverse blend of New Yorkers who are ... (more)

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News12.com

Spend a summer day at the Fire Island Lighthouse

This week for our 12 Weeks of Summer series we head to Fire Island to check out the spots that are all about summer fun.

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Sat Aug 09, 2014

Newsday

Cuomo: Connect 4,500 Suffolk flood-prone homes to sewers

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo wants thousands of Suffolk County homes slated to be raised as part of a federal flood-control project to be connected to sewers, officials said Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

LongIsland.com

Mta Lirr Beach Getaways Are the Hot Ticket This Summer

August 7, 2014 - It just may be the Long Island Rail Road's hottest ticket. Sales of the LIRR's "Beach Getaways" are up 11% this summer over 2013 and with August upon us there is still time for you take advantage of these bargain excursions to the area's spectacular oceanfront.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

Newsday

Brush fire rages in Fire Island Pines, 15 fire departments respond

Fire boats and 15 fire departments have been battling a raging blaze that started Thursday evening in the brush of Fire Island Pines, authorities said.

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

LongIsland.com

Fire Island Mosquito Spraying Scheduled for August 6, 7

August 6, 2014 - Weather permitting; the Suffolk County Department of Public Works is planning to treat sections of the following communities as part of their ongoing annual efforts to control adult mosquitoes .

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Newsday

Cherry Grove upgrades emergency medical services, an 'asset' to Fire Island hamlet

Cherry Grove has a new emergency response system. Left to right are Ken Osman, Cherry Grove's EMS committee chairman, Chris Gonzales, chief of the community ambulance company, paramedic Robert Dean , Stephanie Golub, second assistant chief, and James MacDonell, first assistant chief.

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

Newsday

Mosquito spraying on Fire Island set for Tuesday, Wednesday

Suffolk County is planning ground spraying for adult mosquitoes Tuesday and Wednesday on Fire Island, weather permitting, health officials said.

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Mon Aug 04, 2014

Newsday

Mosquito control spraying set for Fire Island communities Tuesday

Ground spraying to control adult mosquito populations in parts of two Fire Island communities is scheduled for Tuesday, Suffolk County health officials said.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

Newsday

Alcohol ban on parts of Fire Island goes into effect

Beginning Aug. 1, the National Park Service will prohibit alcohol on federal lands between the Town of Islip communities of Atlantique, Robins Rest and Corneille Estates/Summer Club, officials said Friday, July 25, 2014.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

WALK 97.5

Not Guilty Plea in Murder, Dismemberment Case

The Brooklyn woman, accused of killing a neighbor then distributing dismembered body parts on Long Island is behind bars after pleading not guilty at her arraignment Thursday in Riverhead.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

New York Post

Katie Holmes eyes Upper West Side apartment

Katie Holmes had a serious fling with the Upper West Side, where she recently put a bid on an apartment at the prewar Apthorp.

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Newsday

Mosquito spraying set for Fire Island on Wednesday, Thursday

Suffolk County is planning ground spraying for adult mosquitoes Wednesday and Thursday on Fire Island, weather permitting, health officials said.

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Newsday

Mosquito spraying set for Fire Island on Wednesday, Thursday

Suffolk County is planning ground spraying for adult mosquitoes Wednesday and Thursday on Fire Island, weather permitting, health officials said.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Newsday

Suffolk: Mosquito spraying set for Fire Island communities

In Islip construction work on Sunrise Hwy Service Rd WB between Hwy 27/Connetquot Ave and Heckscher State Pkwy/Heckscher Spur Dr/Heckscher Spur Rd/Southern State Pkwy In Islip construction work on Sunrise Hwy Service Rd WB between Hwy 27/Connetquot Ave and Heckscher State Pkwy/Heckscher Spur Dr/Heckscher Spur Rd/Southern State Pkwy In Uniondale ... (more)

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