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  1. Most LIRR branches on or close to schedule after switch trouble, railroad saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 10 | Newsday

    The Ronkonkoma line had delays at midday Friday. Earlier, that line and the Port Jefferson and Oyster Bay branches had been delayed.

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  2. Suffolk police, ambulance crew help deliver baby inside Terryville homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | Newsday

    The team that helped deliver a baby in Terryville Thursday included, from left: Suffolk County Police Officers Karl Allison, Brian Cann and Jon-Erik Negron, and Terryville Fire District paramedics Kevin Bader, Gina Brett and Christopher Myers. Photo Credit: James Carbone When the 911 call came over the radio saying a woman was in labor, Jon-Erik Negron couldn't believe what he was hearing.

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  3. LIRR trains suspended, delayed after stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 7 | Newsday

    A lightning-heavy storm took a toll on the Long Island Rail Road on Tuesday, causing delays on most branches and possibly a fire in one of its power substations, authorities said. The substation, just west of the New Hyde Park train station, caught fire about 8:20 p.m., forcing the LIRR to suspend service on the Oyster Bay, Port Jefferson and Ronkonkoma branches, LIRR spokeswoman Sarah Armaghan said.

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  4. Audit: LIRR falls short on policy, procedureRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 7 | Newsday

    The Long Island Rail Road said service on a section of the Port Jefferson Branch was suspended Feb. 6 after a train hit an unauthorized person on the tracks east of Huntington Station. Photo Credit: News 12 The Long Island Rail Road did not have any plans in place to respond to several common occurrences that took place over the winter and resulted in major service disruptions, including a train derailment and a train striking a person on the tracks, according to a new audit by the state comptroller.

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  5. LIRR: Trains on or close amid planned service changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 4 | Newsday

    Service changes are in effect on two branches of the Long Island Rail Road due to work on positive train control and the Double Track project. "Things are running smoothly," a spokeswoman for the LIRR said Saturday morning, adding that trains were on or close to schedule.

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  6. LIRR service restored after overnight signal trouble suspends two linesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 3 | Newsday

    The Long Island Rail Road said it expected normal service during the Friday morning commute after overnight signal trouble near Hicksville caused delays and one cancellation on the Port Jefferson and Ronkonkoma branches. The trouble was reported about 1 a.m. and repairs were completed by 4:50 a.m., railroad spokesman Aaron Donovan said.

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  7. Water's Edge to succeed iconic Thatched Cottage in CenterportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 24 | Newsday

    Water's Edge is slated to be the new catering facility at the former site of the Thatched Cottage in Centerport. The legally and financially troubled Thatched Cottage, which was situated waterside in Centerport for decades, was sold in December 2016 to The Crest Group, a Hauppauge-based real estate firm.

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  8. Long Island hires and promotions: Laura Beck, St. Charles HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 20 | Newsday

    Laura Beck of Miller Place has been promoted to vice president of rehabilitation at St. Charles Hospital in Port Jefferson. Photo Credit: St. Charles Hospital Laura Beck of Miller Place, director of outpatient and pediatric rehabilitation services and offsite contracts at St. Charles Hospital in Port Jefferson, has been promoted to vice president of rehabilitation.

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  9. Suffolk lawmakers approve borrowing for bike/jogging pathRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 17 | Newsday

    Norm Samuels, 73, of Setauket speaks at the podium at the Suffolk County William H. Rodgers Legislature Building in Hauppauge, N.Y. on July 17, 2018. Photo Credit: Michael Owens Suffolk lawmakers approved borrowing $8.82 million for a "rail-to-trail" bike and jogging path from Port Jefferson to Wading River, a project that had been stalled amid a partisan dispute about bonding.

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  10. Waiting room at Northport LIRR station temporarily closes for renovationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2018 | Newsday

    The station is one of six that will be upgraded as part of a $13 million MTA project. Improvements will include new bathrooms, bike racks, Wi-Fi and artwork.

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  11. Long Island theaters hosting family-friendly summer showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2018 | Newsday

    A tough princess rescues a scruffy dragon and together they go on an adventure that shows how being different can also be for the best. When/Where: 11 a.m. on July 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, 21, 22, 27, 28 and Aug. 9; 1:30 p.m. on Aug. 3; sensory sensitive performance 11 a.m. on July 8 at Theatre Three, 412 Main St., Port Jefferson.

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  12. Application is inRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2018 | Newsday

    Two weeks ago, Newsday's editorial board posted a want ad atop an editorial, seeking candidates for judge of Suffolk County Surrogate's Court who would stand up to pressure from political bosses. It came in the form of a letter to the editor from Port Jefferson attorney Tara Scully, whose resume could include this entry: Scully, a registered Republican and the daughter of Suffolk Deputy County Executive Peter Scully, told The Point she is collecting petitions to run in both the GOP and Democratic primaries for surrogate this fall.

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  13. Long Island hires and promotions: Nina Fenton, United Way of Long IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2018 | Newsday

    Nina Fenton of Stony Brook has been hired as chief development officer at the United Way of Long Island in Deer Park. Photo Credit: United Way of Long Island Nina Fenton of Stony Brook has been hired as chief development officer at the United Way of Long Island in Deer Park.

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  14. Two Nassau cops arraigned on drug charges in RiverheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2018 | Newsday

    Two Nassau County police officers accused of helping an alleged drug dealer distribute marijuana pleaded not guilty Monday at their arraignment in Suffolk County court in Riverhead. Officers Erik Skoglund, 28, of Port Jefferson, and Karen Ernst, 32, of Bethpage allowed Daniel Caceres to have 11 packages of marijuana, totaling more than 80 pounds, shipped to their homes from Jan. 26 to June 6, according to the indictment.

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  15. Long Island team wins U13 World Series of Youth LacrosseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2018 | Newsday

    Jack Speidell, a 13-year-old lacrosse player from Port Jefferson, appreciated the irony on display at the World Series of Youth Lacrosse, played at Mile High Stadium in Colorado. "I think it was very funny - and cool - that two Long Island teams met in Colorado for the World Series," he said.

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  16. Nissequogue homeowner seeks to overrule decision denying seawall reconstructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2018 | Newsday

    An appeal is before the village board to allow a 500-foot bulkhead to be rebuilt along the Long Island Sound to slow erosion. A Nissequogue Village homeowner is asking trustees to overrule a decision denying his application to rebuild a 500-foot seawall on the Long Island Sound.

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  17. Suffolk officer who helped save newborn becomes his godfather, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2018 | Newsday

    When Bryce Pappalardo was delivered at home last year, he wasn't breathing. Officer Jon-Erik Negron was on the scene and quickly cleared his airway, police said.

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  18. Fourth of July MTA service changes for subways, LIRR, Metro-North, busesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2018 | Newsday

    There will be extra subway service near the East River before and after the Macy's fireworks display on Wednesday, the MTA said. Subway service changes on the Fourth of July include no express trains on the 6 and 7 lines, the MTA said.

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  19. Port Jefferson fire officials respond to boat fire near ferry terminalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2018 | Newsday

    Multiple fire departments responded to a fully engulfed boat fire on Sunday afternoon near Danford's marina in Port Jefferson. Photo Credit: Bryan Lopez Four people were on a 35-foot boat when it caught fire Sunday afternoon near the Bridgeport & Port Jefferson ferry terminal and Danford's marina, fire officials said.

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  20. South Nassau Communities Hospital in contract with Empire BlueCrossRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2018 | Newsday

    The agreement that will keep the hospital, along with doctors in its system, in the insurer's network, the hospital said on Friday. Rally at South Nassau Communities Hospital by BlueCross members worried about losing coverage.

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