Monday Mar 3
Should Legal Age to Buy Cigarettes Be Raised to 21?
The Suffolk County Legislature is nearing a vote on a bill that would raise the legal age to purchase cigarettes and other tobacco products from 19 to 21. Legis.
Witnesses debate age hike for Suffolk tobacco sales
Business owners and Suffolk lawmakers backing the measure clashed at the county's first public hearing on a proposal to raise the age from 19 to 21 to buy tobacco products in the county.
LI lacks drug treatment spots, expert tells Suffolk lawmakers
Jeffrey Reynolds, right, executive director of the Long Island Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, speaks to the health committee of the Suffolk County Legislature about heroin use on Long Island on Feb. 6, 2014.
LI Measures the Snowfall
As Long Island braces for another snow storm, due to arrive early Wednesday, the National Weather Service has released statistics from the storm that hit the region on Monday.
Bill to Raise Age for Suffolk Tobacco Sales Rolls Forward
A proposal to raise the legal age for tobacco purchases in Suffolk is rolling forward.