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  1. Fired cop sues Southold, says political pressure to blameRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Newsday

    Police Officer Garrett Lake was honored by Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone on May 3, 2016. Lake filed a lawsuit on June 10, 2016, in State Supreme Court in Riverhead stating town board members "bowed to political pressure" and dismissed him in May. Photo Credit: Suffolk County Executive Steven Bellone Police Officer Garrett Lake was honored by Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone on May 3, 2016.

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  2. Fired cop sues Southold, says political pressure to blameRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Newsday

    A rookie Southold police officer honored for aggressive DWI enforcement has sued the town, alleging he was fired for arresting Jamesport's assistant fire chief and the friend of a town GOP leader. Garrett Lake filed a lawsuit June 10 in State Supreme Court in Riverhead stating town board members "bowed to political pressure" and dismissed him in May. A rookie Southold police officer honored for aggressive DWI enforcement has sued the town, alleging he was fired for arresting Jamesport's assistant fire chief and the friend of a town GOP leader.

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  3. Three-vehicle crash in East Moriches hurts 1, cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    A three-car crash at Locust Avenue and Montauk Highway in East Moriches, Sunday, June 26, 2016, resulted in injuries to at least one person, Suffolk County police said. Photo Credit: John Roca A three-car crash at Locust Avenue and Montauk Highway in East Moriches, Sunday, June 26, 2016, resulted in injuries to at least one person, Suffolk County police said.

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  4. Fish kill avoided with removal of 700,000 pounds of bunkerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Newsday

    Fishermen who hauled roughly 700,000 pounds of bunker from the Peconic River this spring have helped avert another major fish kill, a town supervisor said. Will Caldwell led three crews who set seine nets from early April through mid-June to prevent another die-off of bunker, also known as menhaden, after last year's fish kills left hundreds of thousands rotting on the riverbanks.

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  5. How to figure out if your produce is localRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Newsday

    At the Duffy Farms booth at the Westhampton Beach farmers market, Samantha Thompson, granddaughter of the Riverhead farmer, holds radishes and asparagus. Photo Credit: Gordon M. Grant At the Duffy Farms booth at the Westhampton Beach farmers market, Samantha Thompson, granddaughter of the Riverhead farmer, holds radishes and asparagus.

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  6. Unions call for Bellone to get involved in contract talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | Newsday

    Union officials and county lawmakers called on Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone to get involved in negotiations with deputy sheriffs and probation officers, who have been without contracts for six years. Photo Credit: Barry Sloan Union officials and county lawmakers called on Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone to get involved in negotiations with deputy sheriffs and probation officers, who have been without contracts for six years.

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  7. Riverhead Foundation to release two seals on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | Newsday

    For a $30 donation you can get the creature's bio, two photos and a personalized certificate of adoption from the Riverhead Foundation for Marine Research and Preservation. A female harbor seal, Aphrodite, is being released Saturday at 3 p.m. from under the bridge near Ponquogue Beach in Hampton Bays.

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  8. Riverhead physician assistant admits role in pain pill ringRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | Newsday

    Michael Troyan, of Riverhead, a physician assistant at East End Urgent & Primary Care Center in Riverhead, is led out of the clinic after his arrest by federal agents on Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015. Photo Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr. Michael Troyan, of Riverhead, a physician assistant at East End Urgent & Primary Care Center in Riverhead, is led out of the clinic after his arrest by federal agents on Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015.

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  9. Long Island hires and promotions: Marlena Wozowicz, Coastal Cabinet WorksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 14 | Newsday

    Marlena Wozowicz of Riverhead has been hired as a designer at Coastal Cabinet Works in Southampton. She was a freelance kitchen designer.

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  10. Mattituck Lions Club Strawberry Festival: Community unites for hulling, fireworks, moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 13 | Newsday

    When Albie de Kerillis decided to run for Southold town councilman last year, the East Marion resident knew he needed to meet more people in his community. After two failed attempts at running for public office, de Kerillis, a twice-decorated Army airborne veteran, pondered how to juice up his campaigning efforts.

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  11. Readers honor their gardening dads for good food, memoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 10 | Newsday

    Mitchell Ribera of Oceanside turned an overgrown backyard into a vibrant graden. Here, he holds a laundry basket of the grapes he has grown.

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  12. Family of FDNY's Lawrence Stack, 9/11 victim, to bury his remainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 9 | Newsday

    FDNY Safety Battalion 1 Chief Lawrence T. Stack, 58, of Lake Ronkonkoma, was killed in the World Trade Center attacks on 9/11. Photo Credit: Stack Family FDNY Safety Battalion 1 Chief Lawrence T. Stack, 58, of Lake Ronkonkoma, was killed in the World Trade Center attacks on 9/11.

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  13. Suffolk judicial cross-endorsements deprive voters of choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 6 | Newsday

    Oh, who are we kidding? Tantone's got the spot - no matter how Suffolk votes, come November - because the county's four major and minor political parties are endorsing him. Oh, who are we kidding? Tantone's got the spot - no matter how Suffolk votes, come November - because the county's four major and minor political parties are endorsing him.

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  14. Mosquito spraying set for Tuesday, Wednesday in SuffolkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 6 | Newsday

    Suffolk County vector control is planning to spray salt marshes Tuesday and Wednesday from 5 a.m. to 8 p.m. to target mosquito larvae, county health department officials said. The pesticides VectoBac 12AS liquid concentrate and Altosid liquid larvicide concentrate are to be sprayed, weather permitting, over marsh areas by helicopter at low altitude, officials said.

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  15. Suffolk political parties reach cross-endorsement deal on judgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 6 | Newsday

    Anthony Senft, Republican candidate for Islip District Court judge, seen at Town of Islip GOP headquarters in Bay Shore on Wednesday, July 15, 2015. Photo Credit: James Escher Anthony Senft, Republican candidate for Islip District Court judge, seen at Town of Islip GOP headquarters in Bay Shore on Wednesday, July 15, 2015.

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  16. Two charged after leaving plane on private runway, cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 5 | Newsday

    Two Florida men were charged with trespassing Sunday after, police said, they landed their plane on a private runway and left it there without permission. Larry D. Jackson, 53, of Orlando and Robert Riley, 53, of Naples landed their plane on a runway owned by Luminati Aerospace LLC., in Calverton Enterprise Park late Saturday evening without the company's permission, police said.

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  17. Whale carcass found off Westhampton, examined, foundation saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 5 | Newsday

    Riverhead Foundation for Marine Research and Preservation Rescue Program Director Kimberly Durham takes samples of a decomposing whale carcass found near Westhampton Beach on Saturday June 4, 2016. Photo Credit: Riverhead Foundation for Marine Research and Preservation Riverhead Foundation for Marine Research and Preservation Rescue Program Director Kimberly Durham takes samples of a decomposing whale carcass found near Westhampton Beach on Saturday June 4, 2016.

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  18. Rocky Point woman used credit card without permission, cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 4 | Newsday

    A 20-year-old woman was charged with third-degree identity theft after she used someone else's credit card without permission, Riverhead police said Saturday. Emily Mioducki, 20, of Rocky Point used a credit card belonging to a Wading River man to buy $235 worth of gift cards and assorted items from a Family Dollar General Store in Rocky Point on March 25. That day, the victim reported to... A 20-year-old woman was charged with third-degree identity theft after she used someone else's credit card without permission, Riverhead police said Saturday.

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  19. Shane McGuire wins state qualifier 800 meters all by himselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | Newsday

    Huntington's Shane McGuire runs the 800-meter during the Suffolk state qualifying meet held at Port Jefferson High School on Friday June 3, 2016. Photo Credit: Richard T. Slattery Huntington's Shane McGuire runs the 800-meter during the Suffolk state qualifying meet held at Port Jefferson High School on Friday June 3, 2016.

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  20. New state tourism ads tout Long Island destinationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 2 | Newsday

    New York State has begun airing television commercials promoting tourism destinations for the summer, including Main Beach in East Hampton, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced on Thursday, June 2, 2016. Photo Credit: YouTube / NYS Executive Chamber New York State has begun airing television commercials promoting tourism destinations for the summer, including Main Beach in East Hampton, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced on Thursday, June 2, 2016.

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