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  1. Babylon's planning commissioner retires after 12 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Newsday

    Babylon Town planning and development commissioner Ann Marie Jones will retire Friday, ending a 12-year career with the town that spanned two supervisors and major projects including Wyandanch Rising, Copiague Commons and North Amityville's Greybarn apartments. Jones, 66, oversaw a department that last year reviewed 5,000 applications.

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  2. Suffolk County lawmakers rally with striking Verizon workersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Newsday

    Suffolk County Presiding Officer DuWayne Gregory on Feb. 29, 2016 at the legislative building in Hauppauge. Photo Credit: Steve Pfost A bipartisan group of Suffolk County legislators rallied with more than 150 striking union workers who are in the seventh week of their walkout with Verizon.

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  3. With savings, Amityville drops plan to bond for police separation payRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Newsday

    Amityville Village paid about $1.3 million in separation pay for police retirements this budget year from its general fund instead of bonding for the amount, as officials had originally intended. In a loud work session Thursday morning, trustees offered two sharply different interpretations of the change.

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  4. LI students 'have no idea' what manufacturing is, execs sayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Newsday

    Phil Rugile, director of LaunchPad Huntington, left, and Rosalie Drago, Long Island regional director for the Workforce Development Institute, are shown at LaunchPad Huntington on Friday, May 20, 2016. Photo Credit: Barry Sloan Phil Rugile, director of LaunchPad Huntington, left, and Rosalie Drago, Long Island regional director for the Workforce Development Institute, are shown at LaunchPad Huntington on Friday, May 20, 2016.

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  5. Man charged in pickpocket lottery tix theft, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Newsday

    A North Amityville man pilfered the back pocket of another man inside a gas station, taking his lottery tickets, Suffolk County police said. John Barnes, 21, took the tickets from the back pocket of a man, 62, at the Valero station at 3359 Great Neck Rd., North Amityville, at about 7:30 p.m. on May 6, police said Thursday.

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  6. Thomas Spota should testify to legislature, pols sayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Newsday

    Suffolk District Attorney Thomas Spota reacts to Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone calling him to step down after a long ongoing pattern of corruption on Thursday May 12, 2016. Photo Credit: James Carbone Suffolk District Attorney Thomas Spota reacts to Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone calling him to step down after a long ongoing pattern of corruption on Thursday May 12, 2016.

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  7. Rep. Peter King takes heat for slur, won't apologizeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Newsday

    Rep. Peter King appears on CBS' "Face the Nation" on Sunday, May 15, 2016. Photo Credit: Getty Images / Drew Angerer Rep. Peter King is catching heat for using an ethnic slur to describe the Japanese during an interview on MSNBC Friday morning and then refusing to apologize for it.

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  8. Amityville LIRR station development proposal includes homesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Newsday

    Amityville trustee Nick LaLota in Amtyville on Friday, May 13, 2016: The village official is proposing a transit-oriented district to promote residential development in a mostly industrial area near the village's Long Island Rail Road station. Photo Credit: Steve Pfost Amityville trustee Nick LaLota in Amtyville on Friday, May 13, 2016: The village official is proposing a transit-oriented district to promote residential development in a mostly industrial area near the village's Long Island Rail Road station.

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  9. Long Island valedictorians 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Newsday

    Reah Vasilakopoulos of Hauppauge, Christopher Alvarez of Elmhurst, and Katie Shi of Roslyn Heights are among Long Island's 2016 valedictorians. Meet Long Island's 2016 valedictorians, arranged in alphabetical order by school.

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  10. Two charged in Massapequa iPhone robbery, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | Newsday

    Nassau police arrested two people in connection with the armed robbery of a teenager after meeting him Saturday in Massapequa under the guise of purchasing his iPhone, authorities said. Peter Libardi, 17, of East Lyons Street in Melville, and a female juvenile, 14, were taken into custody sometime later in Amityville after a traffic stop, police said.

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  11. Sister Ana Maria Marrero dies; led her family out of povertyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2016 | Newsday

    Sister Ana Maria Marrero, of the Sisters of St. Dominic of Amityville, died May 2, 2016, at age 98. After spending her early years on a poor farm in Puerto Rico, she received bachelor's and master's degrees. Photo Credit: Sisters of St. Dominic of Amityville Sister Ana Maria Marrero, of the Sisters of St. Dominic of Amityville, died May 2, 2016, at age 98. After spending her early years on a poor farm in Puerto Rico, she received bachelor's and master's degrees.

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  12. Legis. DuWayne Gregory questions move to oust Thomas SpotaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Newsday

    Suffolk's top legislative Democrat on Friday declined to back County Executive Steve Bellone's call for District Attorney Thomas Spota to resign, while a holdout Republican lawmaker likened his caucus' effort to oust Spota to the action of a "lynch mob." Presiding Officer DuWayne Gregory said the majority caucus is taking a "more cautious" approach than Bellone, a Democrat who... Suffolk's top legislative Democrat on Friday declined to back County Executive Steve Bellone's call for District Attorney Thomas Spota to resign, while a holdout Republican lawmaker likened his caucus' effort to oust Spota to the action of a "lynch mob."

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  13. Babylon Village charges car dealer with illegal use of two lotsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | Newsday

    Amityville Village car dealer Security Dodge faces $15,000 in fines over what village officials say is illegal use of two lots on Merrick Road, the village's main east-west thoroughfare. The dealer has pleaded not guilty and is due in Village Justice Court on June 7, according to attorney Joseph Buzzell, whose Melville firm Buzzell, Blanda & Visconti was retained by the dealer in April.... Amityville Village car dealer Security Dodge faces $15,000 in fines over what village officials say is illegal use of two lots on Merrick Road, the village's main east-west thoroughfare.

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  14. Amityville will hold its cleanup at Ketchum Creek on May 21Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Newsday

    Amityville Village's Bay Village Civic Association will hold its annual cleanup at Woods Preserve at Ketchum Creek May 21. Volunteers and Amityville Memorial High School students will meet on the east side of the high school at 9:45 a.m. Volunteers can also park at the Suffolk County National Bank at 400 Merrick Rd. and walk to the preserve, which is north of Merrick Road.

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  15. Copiague school districtRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Newsday

    The district proposes a $115,169,633 budget for 2016-17, a 2.39 percent increase over the current $112,478,394. The tax levy would rise by 0.53 percent, from $58,566,693 to $58,875,433.

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  16. Long Island hires and promotions: Tim Trzepacz, Innovative TechRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | Newsday

    Tim Trzepacz, of Mount Vernon, N.H., has been hired as vice president of e-commerce at Innovative Technology in Port Washington. Photo Credit: C1M Photography Tim Trzepacz, of Mount Vernon, N.H., has been hired as vice president of e-commerce at Innovative Technology in Port Washington.

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  17. Sister Patricia Clare Barry dead; inspirational teacher was 84Read the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | Newsday

    Sister Patricia Clare Barry died March 28, 2016, at age 84. She had devoted 64 years to her Dominican religious life. Photo Credit: Sisters of Saint Dominic After Sister Patricia Clare Barry retired from teaching, she took it upon herself to tutor a first-grade boy in Brooklyn.

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  18. Amityville plans to make street one-way, increase finesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | Newsday

    Drivers often use the street as a cut-through rather than wait for the light at Broadway and Oak Street to turn north, according to a preliminary traffic report by Babylon Town traffic engineer Donald J. Epp, who noted that many exceed Wellington Place's 25 mph speed... Drivers often use the street as a cut-through rather than wait for the light at Broadway and Oak Street to turn north, according to a preliminary traffic report by Babylon Town traffic engineer Donald J. Epp, who noted that many exceed Wellington Place's 25 mph speed limit. "It's distressing," Mayor James Wandell said at a Monday night village board meeting.

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  19. Cops: SUV crashes into Copiague auto repair shop, driver fleesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | Newsday

    North Amityville firefighters and Suffolk County police respond to the scene in Copiague where a sport utility vehicle crashed into a Ralph Avenue auto repair shop Friday evening, April 29, 2016. The driver ran off, according to the business owner and police.

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  20. Foghat's Roger Earl birthday show to take place in AmityvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | Newsday

    Roger Earl of Foghat will also bring his new band, Earl and the Agitators, to Revolution. Photo Credit: Getty Images / Rick Diamond Foghat drummer Roger Earl will celebrate his 70th birthday at Revolution Bar & Music Hall in Amityville on May 13, but it's his fans that will be getting the presents.

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