LI roundup: Sandy fee waiver in Hempstead, Patchogue sewer funding
Hempstead Town lost about $1.5 million in building department fees by waiving home reconstruction and repair permit charges to help ease rebuilding efforts for homeowners still dealing with superstorm Sandy's aftermath, officials said.
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Sun Mar 09, 2014
PV Board Meeting 3/10/14 Top Issues
This Monday at Village Hall at 6 p.m. the Patchogue Village Board of Trustees will be meeting.
Safer roads demanded for bikers and walkers
New York State Assemb. Edward Hennessey , center, speaks during a press conference in Patchogue about safer streets for cyclists and pedestrians on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Police: Mastic Man Charged in Week-Long Bank Robbery Spree
A Mastic man was arrested on Friday and charged with robbing three banks and attempting rob another in the area over an eight-day span, police said.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Police: Bridgehampton Man Charged in Christmas Morning Murder
A Bridgehampton man was arrested Friday and charged in a Christmas morning murder at an auto repair shop in Medford.
Patchogue business district considers adding security cameras
The Patchogue Village Business Improvement District is considering installing three security cameras on Main Street beginning June 1 as a part of its 2014-15 budget.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Police: N. Patchogue Bank Robbed
A Chase Bank in North Patchogue was robbed Thursday afternoon, police said. Police said a man entered the bank, located at 472 Medford Ave., at 3:26 p.m., approached a teller and presented a note demanding cash.
More Latino drivers say they were robbed in police stops
Joselo Lucero, who became an advocate for immigrant rights after his brother, Marcelo Lucero, was murdered in a brutal hate crime in 2008 in Patchogue, spoke to students at Stony Brook University on Wednesday, March 5, 2014.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Skiing Local! Wertheim National Wildlife Refuge
Last week's snowstorm once again gave me and my wife Cindi a chance to ski/explore the beauty of the Wertheim National Wildlife Refuge located 7 miles east of Patchogue just off Montuak Highway.
Local News on Patchogue Patch
I have to comment to Patchogue Patch...Most of the news you are posting these days has nothing to do with Patchogue.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Columbia Journalism Review
One Saturday night in November 2008, after drinking a few beers and joshing around with their friends, seven high-school boys chased down a 57-year-old stranger in Patchogue, NY, and beat him until a house light flicked on in response to the man's screams.
More Beer Niches and Buyouts Coming In 2014
While the Beer Institute industry lobbying group notes that January beer sales were up 0.7% from the same month last year, the fact is that beer sales overall are still on the way down.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
NY couple face charges for unattended children
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A WIND CHILL ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 10 AM EST MONDAY.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Couple Arrested After Leaving Three Children in an Unattended Vehicle
March 2nd, 2014 - Suffolk County Police today arrested a couple who left their three young children unattended in a running, unlocked car while shopping in Patchogue .
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Woman Injured in Shirley House Fire
February 28th, 2014 - Suffolk County Police Arson Section detectives are investigating a house fire that injured a woman in Shirley yesterday.
Syracuse New Times
1879 UFO Mothership Was Over New York City
The weather was clear and a seasonable 43 degrees on 12-13 April, the night in 1879 when a UFO Mothership was seen over New York City.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
The East Hampton Star
Bridgehampton Head Start Struggles
Harriet Daniels, a teacher at Bridgehampton Head Start, worked with a handful of students during center time earlier this week.
St. Joseph's College Honored by Ride for Life
PATCHOGUE, N.Y. - FEBRUARY 26, 2014 - Ride for Life, an organization dedicated to fighting ALS, has announced that it will honor St. Joseph's College and Gail Lamberta, Ph.D., associate academic dean and chair of the Department of Recreation and Leisure Studies at SJC in the Education category at its Annual Ride for Life Kick-Off Fundraiser on ... (more)