Suffolk County Newswire (Page 7)

Suffolk County Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Suffolk County, NY. (Page 7)

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  1. Health Officials Warn of Cyanobacteria Bloom on Little Fresh Pond in SouthamptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | LongIsland.com

    ... or breathing difficulties. To report a suspected cyanobacteria bloom at a body of water that contains a Suffolk County-permitted bathing beach, contact Suffolk County Department of Health Services' Office of Ecology at 852-5760. To report a ...

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  2. Nineteen Mosquito Samples Test Positive for West Nile VirusRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | LongIsland.com

    Suffolk County Health Commissioner Dr. James L. Tomarken announced today that nineteen mosquito samples and two birds have tested positive for West Nile virus. Suffolk County, NY - August 28, 2015 - Suffolk County Health Commissioner Dr. James L. Tomarken announced today that nineteen mosquito samples and two birds have tested positive for West Nile virus.

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  3. Sign Up as a Vendor at Suffolk Marathon FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Patch.com

    Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone invites vendors to participate in the first ever Suffolk County Marathon and Half Marathon to Support Our Veterans on Sunday, Sept. 13. The event is expected to draw approximately 10,000 visitors and has already registered more than 2,700 runners.

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  4. New York Avenue in South Huntington reopens after serious accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Newsday

    Suffolk County police at the scene of an accident on New York Avenue in South Huntington early Friday, Aug. 28, 2015. The serious one-car accident closed the road in both directions, a department spokeswoman said.

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  5. Save the public college route to the American dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Newsday

    ... in the country. The national average for a year of community college and fees is $3,250, but both Nassau and Suffolk county's community colleges are about $4,800 per year. Higher tuition and student debt are generating a lot of heat in the race for ...

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  6. Fee to Rise Sept. 1 for Suffolk MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Patch.com

    Sign up now for the inaugural Suffolk County Marathon and Half Marathon before the registration fee increases on Sept.1. Join the thousands of runners who have already signed up to take part in history at the first Suffolk County marathon, including Long Island's own Eva Casale , who completed a three-day, 150-mile run from Manhattan to Montauk earlier this year to raise money for children who suffer from leukemia and lymphoma. If you do miss the deadline for the lower registration fee, it will be for a great cause - all proceeds from the marathon and half marathon will go toward enhancing services for Suffolk County veterans.

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  7. 19 new samples test positive for West Nile virus in Suffolk County, health officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Newsday

    With 19 new mosquito samples testing positive for West Nile virus, the total for the year is now up to 99 in Suffolk County, health officials reported on Friday. The new samples, all Culex pipiens-restuans, were collected Aug. 17 to 19 in Lindenhurst, West Babylon, Northport, Huntington Station, South Huntington, Greenlawn, Commack, Nesconset, Smithtown, Saltaire on Fire Island, Port Jefferson,... With 19 new mosquito samples testing positive for West Nile virus, the total for the year is now up to 99 in Suffolk County, health officials reported on Friday.

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  8. Local Resident Starts Petition After County Shuts Down Horse Swimming at Southold BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Patch.com

    A local resident recently started a petition on Change.org after Suffolk County shut down horse swimming in Cedar Beach County Park in Southold earlier this month. The members of the Pony Swim group as well as Southold residents have been taking their horses and ponies to the "quiet and remote" beach for many years to swim in the Peconic Bay during the summer months, according to the petition started by Samantha Perry.

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  9. Health officials warn of blue-green algae in Southampton's Little Fresh PondRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Newsday

    Because of the confirmed presence of blue-green algae, residents are asked to steer clear of swimming or, wading in, and otherwise using, waters of Little Fresh Pond in the Town of Southampton, Suffolk County health officials said Friday. Pets and children should be kept away from the area, officials said.

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  10. Become a Vendor at Marathon Taste of LI FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Patch.com

    Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone invites vendors to participate in the first ever Suffolk County Marathon and Half Marathon to Support Our Veterans on Sunday, Sept. 13. The event is expected to draw approximately 10,000 visitors and has already registered more than 2,700 runners.

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  11. Case against Scott Greene, ex-Suffolk police sergeant accused of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Newsday

    Former Suffolk County police sergeant Scott A. Greene, 50, of Shirley, leaves a courtroom in Central Islip Tuesday afternoon, June 24, 2014. Photo Credit: James Carbone Former Suffolk County police sergeant Scott A. Greene, 50, of Shirley, leaves a courtroom in Central Islip Tuesday afternoon, June 24, 2014.

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  12. Bellone vetoes bill restricting drone use in Suffolk on grounds of First Amendment rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Newsday

    Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone has vetoed a resolution to restrict use of camera-bearing drones in county parks and around county buildings because it violates the public's First Amendment rights and "there is no right to privacy in a public space." But the county executive, in light of well-publicized problems with drones, said county lawmakers could revise the bill because they do... Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone has vetoed a resolution to restrict use of camera-bearing drones in county parks and around county buildings because it violates the public's First Amendment rights and "there is no right to privacy in a public space."

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  13. N.Y. Man Says He's Proud of Arrest for Tampering With Red Light CamerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Insurance Journal West

    ... obstruction of governmental administration. He was released on a desk appearance ticket after his arrest by Suffolk County police, who said they received anonymous tips about Ruth's social media post. Ruth, a 42-year-old landlord from Long Island, ...

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  14. Governor Cuomo Announces 'Double Track' Milestone Toward Improving Ronkonkoma Branch ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | LongIsland.com

    ... President Patrick A. Nowakowski. Nowakowski was joined this morning by local elected officials, including Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone and State Sens. Phil Boyle and Thomas Croci, and Long Island business and labor leaders for the ...

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  15. Free Tickets Available for Summer ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Patch.com

    et your free tickets now for the 2nd annual Farewell to Summer Concert hosted by the Suffolk County Office for the Aging and the Suffolk County Legislature ! Come see 60s Invasion , playing hits from the 1960s and early 1970s; Backtrax , the classic ...

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  16. Accident closes New York Avenue in South HuntingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Newsday

    A one-car accident in South Huntington closed New York Avenue in both directions early Friday, Suffolk County police said. A police spokesman had few details but said it appeared downed utility poles was a major reason for the closure between Schwab Road and Horton Drive, just south of the Walt Whitman Shops.

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  17. Tickets Available for Farewell to Summer ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Patch.com

    et your free tickets now for the 2nd annual Farewell to Summer Concert hosted by the Suffolk County Office for the Aging and the Suffolk County Legislature ! Come see 60s Invasion , playing hits from the 1960s and early 1970s; Backtrax , the classic ...

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  18. Queens man indicted in road-race crash that killed 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | New York Daily News

    ... his vehicle slammed into the rear of a car carrying a family of four. The family's vehicle burst into flames, Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota said. Sharpe and several friends ignored the pleas for help from the lone survivor, Lucnie ...

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  19. Suffolk IDA OKs some tax exemptions for Smithtown senior complexRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Newsday

    A California-based developer that plans to purchase and renovate a low-income senior apartment complex in Smithtown as part of a $90 million project received preliminary approval Thursday of up to $606,225 in sales and mortgage recording tax exemptions from the Suffolk County Industrial Development Agency. A California-based developer that plans to purchase and renovate a low-income senior apartment complex in Smithtown as part of a $90 million project received preliminary approval Thursday of up to $606,225 in sales and mortgage recording tax exemptions from the Suffolk County Industrial Development Agency.

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  20. Police Seeking Farmingville ThiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Patch.com

    Police are seeking the public's help to identify and locate a woman who stole merchandise from a Farmingville store in June. Police say the woman pictured above entered Hallmark, located at 2324 North Ocean Avenue, and stole items including jewelry, a gift bag and ribbon at 7:45 p.m. on June 24. Suffolk County Crime Stoppers offers a cash reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest.

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