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Suffolk County Newswire

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  1. Bones found in family home ID'd as father missing for decadesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... e. "I look at me and my brothers and we're pretty cool guys too. So it kind of fits." Mike Carroll said. The Suffolk County Medical Examiner said that the cause of death included blunt impacts to the head with fractures of the skull and brain injury.

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  2. Suffolk sues to recover more from Beach HutRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... FILE PHOTO: The Beach Hut concession at Meschutt Beach County Park in Hampton Bays is shown on Dec. 3, 2015. Suffolk County Comptroller John Kennedy, who following an audit last year, helped prosecutors recover $1.113 million in unpaid taxes and ...

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  3. Suffolk investigators call for help in 2015 fatal Wyandanch stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    More than three years after a fatal stabbing in Wyandanch, Suffolk County police and Crime Stoppers are asking for the public's help to find the killer. Joyce Benjamin, 50, of Wyandanch, was attacked and left for dead on New Avenue near Mount Avenue on Oct. 14, 2015, at 3:30 a.m., police said.

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  4. Remains in Lake Grove home identified as man missing since 1961Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    ... late October in the basement of the home where his wife and children lived when he disappeared. On Wednesday, Suffolk County police said bones found in the basement of a Lake Grove home right before Halloween are the remains of George Carroll, a ...

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  5. NYSVA Expresses Concern That Suffolk County's Ban on Flavored Vapor Products Will Harm ResidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | World News Report

    When the shops close, vapers trying to stay off cigarettes and smokers looking to quit will be left with no alternative." SUFFOLK COUNTY, NY, UNITED STATES, December 12, 2018 / EINPresswire.com / -- Suffolk County Legislature is moving at breakneck speed to pass a local law prohibiting the sale of flavored vapor products.

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  6. Remains in Lake Grove home identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Newsday

    On Wednesday, Suffolk County police said bones found in the basement of a Lake Grove home right before Halloween are the remains of George Carroll, a Korean War veteran who vanished in 1961. Bones found in the basement of a Lake Grove home right before Halloween are the remains of George Carroll, the Korean War veteran who vanished in 1961, Suffolk police said Wednesday.

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  7. Suffolk police Det. Stephen Mullen dies; 26-year department veteran was 55Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Newsday

    ... miss and love him always." "The effects of the Sept. 11 attacks are still being felt by first responders," Suffolk County Police Commissioner Geraldine Hart said in a statement. "Detective Stephen Mullen responded to lower Manhattan to assist in the ...

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  8. NY hospital going mobile with 2 stroke emergency unitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 10 | EMS1.com

    Doctors at Stony Brook's Comprehensive Stroke Center expect the units to help reduce stroke disability and improve survival rates STONY BROOK, N.Y. - Stony Brook University Hospital plans to launch two mobile units in the spring-rolling emergency rooms-designed to reach stroke patients within the critical moments when intravenous brain-sparing medications can dramatically impact survival. Doctors at Stony Brook's Comprehensive Stroke Center expect the units, which will operate in Suffolk County, to help reduce stroke disability and improve survival rates.

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  9. Third poorly rated children's home in 10 weeks prompts fresh questions over provisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 9 | Ipswich Evening Star

    Suffolk County councillor Jack Abbotthas called on more to be done to ensure children's homes were not getting poor Ofsted ratings Picture: ARCHANT Fears have been raised that Suffolk may have a systemic problem with how children's homes are run after a third establishment was given a poor Ofsted rating in the last 10 weeks. A report published by the education watchdog revealed a privately-run home catering for boys with moderate-to-severe learning difficulties had been given an 'inadequate' rating last month.

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  10. Floyd's Clinton, HHHW's Brown, Ward Melville's Laap, Whitman's Viteri ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | Newsday

    ... he always wanted to play and, after an outstanding senior year, Clinton was recognized as the best in Suffolk County. Clinton won the National Football Foundation Receiver Award, given to the most outstanding receiver in Suffolk, at the Suffolk ...

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  11. Hills West wins Rutgers Trophy as Suffolk's best football teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | Newsday

    ... year. That distinction was enough for the coaches to award the Colts the 2018 Rutgers Trophy on Monday as Suffolk County's most outstanding football team. Hills West's impressive 34-6 win over Plainedge earned them the Long Island Class III title on ...

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  12. Stony Brook going mobile with stroke emergency rooms at LIE exitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 9 | Newsday

    Two mobile stroke units will start running next spring in Suffolk County, with goals of reducing disability and improving stroke survival rates. The Stony Brook hospital is investing $2.2 million in the units.

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  13. Long Island home sales retreat in NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | Long Island Business News

    Pending Long Island home sales were mixed last month, rising in Suffolk County and falling in Nassau County, as compared with a year ago. There were 2,311 homes contracted for sale in Nassau and Suffolk last month, a decline of 1.3 percent from the 2,339 homes contracted for sale in Nov. 2017, according to preliminary numbers from an online real estate database.

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  14. Spota accused of making threats against 'rats'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | Long Island Business News

    Federal prosecutors say former Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota threatened that any "rat" who was cooperating with federal authorities investigating then-Police Chief James Burke "would never work in Suffolk County again." Court papers filed Thursday say Spota demanded in 2015 that a Suffolk police officer find out who was informing against Burke.

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  15. Suffolk waives traffic ticket late fees in effort to collect up to $45MRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 4 | Newsday

    A man holds a ticket in line at the Suffolk County Traffic and Parking Violations Agency in Hauppauge. Photo Credit: Newsday /Ed Betz Suffolk County will waive late fees on outstanding traffic and parking tickets into February in an effort to collect $45 million in unpaid fines, officials said Tuesday.

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  16. This week in Shelter Island historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 4 | Shelter Island Reporter

    Baseball Commissioner William Eckert was fired after three years on the job when it was believed he wouldn't have the ability to stop a threatened players strike. The Suffolk County Board of Supervisors agreed to impose a 2 percent sales tax on retail purchases.

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  17. Off-duty Suffolk officer shoots burglary suspect in Patchogue, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | Newsday

    Suffolk County police investigate a scene where shots were fired on East 3rd Street off Waverly Avenue in Patchogue on Monday. Photo Credit: Stringer News Service An off-duty Suffolk County officer shot and wounded a burglary suspect during a confrontation in Patchogue early Monday, police said.

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  18. Suffolk Legis. Robert Trotta website has doctored photosRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 2 | Newsday

    Aides to Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone took shots last week at a website Suffok Legis. Robert Trotta has on his Facebook page, saying that Trotta Photoshopped some pictures of himself.

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  19. Bidders after great deals at Suffolk police vehicle auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 1 | Newsday

    About 120 cars were up for auction at the police impound yard in Westhampton, where more than 60 eager buyers were ready to spend money Saturday on sedans, SUVs, pickup trucks and vans. The bidders all wanted great deals, whether they were looking for everyday wheels or a holiday gift for a loved one, at the Suffolk County Police Department's vehicle auction on Saturday.

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  20. Suffolk Close Up: A sunny take on solar powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 1 | Shelter Island Reporter

    "Vibrant" is the word used by Dean Hapshe - project manager of Suffolk County-based Harvest Power - last week about the state of the solar power industry. A major reason for this, he said, is that "the price of the panels has come down."

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