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  1. Tom Cilmi, William Lindsay, Suffolk lawmakers, want public vetting of new health department feesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Newsday

    Two Suffolk County lawmakers have filed a bipartisan bill to require public hearings and legislative approval before the health department can impose fees or fines after the agency on its own just put nearly $1 million in new levies into effect Jan. 1. The county health department administratively put new and higher fees and fines into effect in nearly 150 categories without any public discussion... Two Suffolk County lawmakers have filed a bipartisan bill to require public hearings and legislative approval before the health department can impose fees or fines after the agency on its own just put nearly $1 million in new levies into effect Jan. 1. The county health department administratively put new and higher fees and fines into effect in nearly 150 categories without any public discussion or hearings, as permitted under the county sanitary code.

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  2. Huntington Town officials blocking plan to open vineyard near school, attorney saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Newsday

    ... for Supervisor Frank P. Petrone, said in an email Monday. In December, Petrone wrote a letter to the Suffolk County Legislature and called on lawmakers to repeal Del Vino's inclusion in a county agricultural district. He said Del Vino's agricultural ...

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  3. Christopher Loeb, at center of Burke corruption case, charged with harassmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Newsday

    ... in connection with a domestic altercation, police said. The man at the center of an investigation that landed Suffolk County's former top uniformed cop in federal jail on corruption charges has been arrested for domestic violence, police said. The ...

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  4. Errol Kitt appointment to Suffolk planning commission questionedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Newsday

    ... Kitt works, GEI Consultants, in several places describes itself an "employee-owned firm." A spokeswoman for Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone said Kitt, a company vice president and Long Island office head, only owns shares in his firm, not an ...

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  5. Melville Resident Sworn in as Women's Advisory Commission RepresentativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Patch.com

    A Melville resident was recently appointed to serve as the 17th Legislative District's representative on the Suffolk County Women's Advisory Commission. Cheryl Haiken was sworn into her three-year term by Legislator Lou D'Amaro at the William H. Rogers Legislative Building in Hauppauge on Feb. 2. She will replace Susan Friedman of Dix Hills who recently completed her term.

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  6. Greenport Couple's Deeply Personal Half Marathon To Fight Back Against LeukemiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Patch.com

    ... ince I was." The facts are staggering: "Every day, statistically, someone is diagnosed with a blood cancer in Suffolk County and every four minutes someone

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  7. Parts Of Long Island Facing Heavy Snow; NYC Issues Travel AlertRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | CBS Local

    NEW YORK - It's snowing across the Tri-State area and parts of Long Island are expected to be hit hard as officials urge drivers to be careful. The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning until 6 p.m. Monday for Suffolk County, where forecasters say 4 to 8 inches of snow is possible.

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  8. Monday's snow first of several periods of snowfall, NWS saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Newsday

    ... before 6 a.m., forecasters said. And as it moved over the rest of the Island it is expected to hit eastern Suffolk County with from 4 to 8 inches of snow and western Suffolk and Nassau with 3 to 6 inches, according to the weather service's Upton ...

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  9. Billy Joel has words and music for students Monday at LIU PostRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Newsday

    Singer/songwriter Billy Joel during a visit to "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" at Rockefeller Center in Manhattan on Jan. 6, 2016. Joel is slated to speak -- and make a little music -- with students and educators Monday at LIU Post to raise awareness of the Long Island High School for the Arts, which officials have said is in danger of closing.

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  10. Latest Suffolk County Weather: Winter Storm Warning in Effect Until 6 p.m.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Patch.com

    WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS EVENING... * LOCATIONS...SUFFOLK COUNTY ON LONG ISLAND. * HAZARD TYPES...HEAVY SNOW...STRONG WINDS...AND BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

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  11. Legislator McCaffrey Joins Long Island Cares' Effort to Secure Nutrition for PetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | LongIsland.com

    Suffolk County Legislator Kevin McCaffrey is proud to announce that his office has joined with Long Island Cares in their effort to secure nutrition for ... , NY - February 8th, 2016 - Suffolk County Legislator Kevin McCaffrey is proud to announce that his office has joined with Long Island Cares in their effort to secure nutrition for local pets in need. As a participant in the pet food drive, McCaffrey's district office was equipped with two large receptacles, which are now awaiting generous donations of unopened pet food items.

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  12. Melville Senior Critically Injured After Crashing into Driveway EmbankmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | LongIsland.com

    February 8th, 2016 - Suffolk County Police Second Squad detectives are investigating a one-car crash that critically injured a Melville man. Vincent Denino was driving a 2015 Mercedes Benz when his vehicle struck an embankment and overturned as he entered his driveway on Mary Court in Melville at approximately 3:40 p.m. Denino, 68, of Melville, was extricated from vehicle by Melville Fire Department and transported to Northwell Health Plainview Hospital by Melville Fire Department Ambulance where he was admitted in critical condition.

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  13. Suffolk County to get brunt of stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Newsday

    Suffok County Executive Steve Bellone told News 12 Long Island that crews are focusing snow-clearing efforts on the East End, where heavier snow is expected. A spokesman for Southampton Town police said traffic accidents have increased because of the weather, and the department is urging residents to avoid travel if possible.

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  14. Possible LIRR delays for Monday morning commuteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | South Shore Record

    ... weather advisory has been issued for Long Island and Nassau County could see 2 to 4 inches of snow, while Suffolk County could get 4 to 8 inches. The Long Island Rail Road and its customers may suffer minor delays on other branches during the ...

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  15. Town of Brookhaven ready for latest snowfallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | News12.com

    Town of Brookhaven has their plows and salt trucks ready for more winter weather this morning. The Town of Brookhaven Highway Department is prepared for the latest snowfall expected to pack a punch in Suffolk County.

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  16. SCPD Officer Saves Choking Woman in MedfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | LongIsland.com

    Suffolk County police officers responded to a 911 call reporting that a woman was choking on food at her home in Medford last night. Huntington.

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  17. Driver extricated after overturning SUV in Brentwood, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Newsday

    Suffolk County police said a man crashed into a tree Washington Avenue in Brentwood Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, overturning his sport utility vehicle. The man, 33, was airlifted to Stony Brook University Hospital and it was deteremined that he was not seriously injured.

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  18. Friends Raise Funds for Two Young Sag Harbor Boys Left Behind After Fatal Crash Last SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Patch.com

    The South Fork was rocked last summer by a tragic accident that left New York State developer Sean Ludwick behind bars and took the life of his passenger, Paul Hansen, 53, a Douglas Ellliman real estate agent, who, according Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota, was left in the road to die. Friends and loved ones have been donating to a GoFundMe page that features a raffle for a new new 55" Samsung 6600 flatscreen TV, with the winner to be announced on Friday, just in time for the Super Bowl.

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  19. CBS2 Exclusive: 'Ransomware' May Be Lurking In Job ResumesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | CBS Local

    ... detection and can masquerade as a job resume. The FBI and local police said they want to hear from victims. Suffolk County police are investigating Kennedy's case and are offering advice. "Back up your files. If you have a back up to all of your ...

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  20. Rights and responsibilitiesRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... utional carry" promoters would add that to their presentations. Mike Holz is a retired police lieutenant from Suffolk County, New York, who retired to Hedgesville 12 years ago. He can be reached at [email protected] .

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