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Suffolk County Newswire

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  1. Wednesday brings more steamy weather, another air quality alert for Long IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Newsday

    Wednesday is shaping up to be another hot, humid day on Long Island -- and another one with an air quality advisory. The "main story today will be the heat," the National Weather Service said in its Wednesday morning forecast.

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  2. Affordable housing planned for trash-filled Brentwood site that attracts the homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... and trails of refuse, tattered clothing, liquor bottles and ashes, apparently where a fire pit once had been. Suffolk County, which took control of the plots for back taxes, donated the parcels to Islip Town's Community Development Agency, which ...

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  3. Judge to try financial case against Datres first, before Islip dumping caseRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... first and demonstrate its spurious nature by acquittals across the board," Kearon wrote in the July 8 letter. Suffolk County prosecutors brought a 492-count indictment on Dec. 9 against Datre, his mother, Clara Datre, and his sister Gia Gatien on ...

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  4. $1K reward offered after crocodile found on Long IslandRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Suffolk County SPCA Chief Roy Gross says a $1,000 reward is now being offered for information leading to an arrest in the case. The three-foot crocodile was found Tuesday morning in Melville after an anonymous caller notified a local animal shelter.

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  5. Lawmakers vote first limits on drones in SuffolkRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Newsday

    Legis. Tom Muratore listens to debate about a drone bill that he sponsored during a meeting of the Suffolk County Legislature in Hauppauge, on Tuesday, July 28, 2015.

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  6. Brookhaven Rail Terminal fined $500,000 for dumping at Yaphank siteRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... rains could leech any contaminants into the aquifer that supplies much of the Island's drinking water. The Suffolk County district attorney's office has acknowledged it was looking into a referral from the DEC about dumping at the site, but declined ...

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  7. Swampscott dog trainer charged with killing puppies whose bodies...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Universal Hub

    Jason Gentry, 35, who ran a dog-training facility in Lynn, had bail set at $1,000 today on charges he hanged two Pinscher puppies, then disposed of their bodies behind a Revere gas station last fall, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports, adding the formal charges are malicious killing of an animal and animal cruelty. A Long Beach, NY man, Dominick Donovan, was arrested in New York and will be arraigned later as well, the DA's office says.

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  8. Aggressive crocodile found on Long IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | MyFoxNY

    Suffolk County SPCA Chief Roy Gross said a $1,000 reward is now being offered for information leading to an arrest in the case. The three-foot crocodile was found Tuesday morning in Melville after an anonymous caller notified a local animal shelter.

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  9. SPCA: 'Very Aggressive' Crocodile Found in Melville Parking LotRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Patch.com

    A "very aggressive" 3-foot-long crocodile was found inside a box in a parking lot of a Melville industrial park on Tuesday, according to Suffolk County SPCA. Jerry Mosca, director of the Huntington Animal Shelter, received an anonymous call that there was a crocodile in an open top cardboard box at 25 Melville Park Road.

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  10. Judge: Fall trial likely in Scott Greene hate crimes caseRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Newsday

    Scott Greene, a former Suffolk County police sergeant with the Sixth Precinct, leaves court in Central Islip after an appearance on March 6, 2014. Greene is accused of stealing money from Latino immigrants he targeted in traffic stops.

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  11. Police Host Special Patrol on Route 48Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Patch.com

    The Southold Town Police worked with Suffolk County Police to host a special patrol on Sunday on Route 48 in Cutchogue following the fatal limo crash earlier this month. A total of five buses and four limos were inspected for "things like licenses and log books," Southold Police Chief Martin Flatley said.

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  12. Lindenhurst Store Employee Transporting Cash Forcibly Robbed; Suspect ...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | NewsLI.com

    Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police First Squad detectives are seeking the public's help to identify a man who stole money from a man in Lindenhurst earlier this month. An employee who was making a bank deposit for Family Dollar, located at 660 N. Wellwood Ave. was followed from the store to 922 North Broome St. when a man forcibly stole the bank bag from him on July 13 at approximately The suspect fled in a black four-door vehicle with gold New York license plates.

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  13. Three-Foot Long Crocodile Found in a Box, Turned Over to Suffolk County SPCARead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | LongIsland.com

    July 28, 2015 - A three foot long Crocodile was turned over to the Suffolk County SPCA today by Town of Huntington Animal Control Officials. Chief Roy Gross of the Suffolk SPCA said that Jerry Mosca, Director of the Huntington Animal Shelter received an anonymous call that the Crocodile was in a box in a parking lot at 25 Melville Park Rd., Melville , NY.

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  14. Crocodile found in box in Melville parking lot, SPCA saysRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Newsday

    A 3-foot long crocodile, described as "very aggressive," was turned over Tuesday to the Suffolk County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Following up on an anonymous call, control officers from the Huntington Animal Shelter found the creature in an office building parking lot on Melville Park Road, Melville, said Roy Gross, chief of the Suffolk County Society for the Prevention... A 3-foot long crocodile, described as "very aggressive," was turned over Tuesday to the Suffolk County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.

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  15. Suffolk: Mosquito spraying planned for Fire IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Newsday

    Suffolk County is planning ground spraying Wednesday, weather-permitting, in its ongoing effort to control adult mosquitoes, health officials said. Streets in the Fire Island villages of Ocean Bay Park, Seaview and Ocean Beach are to be sprayed from 6 to 10 p.m. with the pesticide Anvil, officials said.

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  16. Police: Suspicious fire damages playground equipment at Lake Grove schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Newsday

    Police said they are investigating a suspicious fire that damaged playground equipment at an elementary school in Lake Grove Sunday night. The fire, reported at 8:34 p.m., damaged an activity set at the Eugene Auer Memorial Elementary School, Suffolk County police said.

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  17. A Long Island Beach House Loved by GenerationsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    ... Ms. Braatz said. 'He had this prime choice of an amazingly beautiful spot.' Elizabeth Glasgow Studios The Suffolk County home has changed little since the 1920s. 'It's always been such a wonderful, old, classic, gracious house, nobody felt like you ...

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  18. Candlelight Vigil in Smithtown Wednesday for Victims of North Fork CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... ADD National President Colleen Sheehey-Church, Sen. Chuck Schumer, Rep. Lee Zeldin, State Sen. John Flanagan, Suffolk County DA Thomas Spota and Nassau County DA Madeline Singas.

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  19. Trail's Blazers Set to Open New Hiking Path in Stony Brook ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Patch.com

    Legislator Hahn and advocates for County park's creation to mark installation of nature trail first envisioned over 1 1/2 decades ago On Monday, July 27, 2015, Suffolk County Legislator Kara Hahn and founding members of the Coalition to Save Stony Brook Village will officially open an approximate 1.5 mile hiking trail within Forsythe Meadow County Park. The path's addition marks the latest in a series of improvements made to increase accessibility at the Park, including the addition of a six car parking area and fencing installed by local Boy Scouts.

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  20. Police Log: Smeared Pizza on Bathroom Wall, Reports of Phone ScamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Patch.com

    ... and operating an unregistered motor vehicle on a highway on Laurel Avenue. At 11:26 a.m., police assisted Suffolk County Police with a woman who was passed out in a vehicle on Fort Salonga Road. The woman was not in need to medical assistance. At ...

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