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Buses Substitute for Mid-Day LIRR Trains Between Port Jefferson and Huntington on April 22 & 23
April 16, 2014 - The Long Island Rail Road will perform mid-day track inspections between Huntington and Port Jefferson on Tuesday, April 22, and Wednesday, April 23. Crews will use an advanced Sperry rail car that can detect metal fatigue and faults beneath the surface of the steel rails.
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Long Island Business News
Setauket deal-a-day site acquired by Florida company
All Deals Local offers daily deals for businesses and services in the Three Village area and surrounding locales, including Port Jefferson, Smithtown and Brookhaven's other North Shore hamlets.
Long Island Business News
Levy: Nassau's flush with funding, but Suffolk can't board bus
Both Nassau and Suffolk counties have elaborate bus and sewer systems, but while Nassau can tap millions in state aid for improvements to its systems, Suffolk can't.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
William Floyd Science Students Participate in International Physics Masterclass
In a partnership with area high schools and Brookhaven National Laboratory , William Floyd AP Physics students recently had the opportunity to participate in an ... Mastic Beach & Upton, NY, April 15, 2014 In a partnership with area high schools and Brookhaven National Laboratory , William Floyd AP Physics students recently had the opportunity to ... (more)
Judge rejects Smithtown's denial to build Sonic in Nesconset
A view of the Sonic restaurant at 1380 Deer Park Ave. in North Babylon on Monday, April 14, 2014.
Smithtown Kia Owner Presents Life-Saving CPR Unit to St. James Fire Department
Smithtown Kia president and CEO Steve Cannata recently presented a Resusci Anne CPR training unit to the St. James Fire Department at Smithtown Kia.
42 LI Teachers Named "Master Teachers"
Governor Andrew Cuomo announced yesterday that 42 Long Island educators are among 215 statewide that have been added to the state's Master Teacher Program.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Roundup: Bond upgrades, 10 year old designs library cards
Village's bond rating gets an upgrade Ocean Beach has garnered a AAA bond rating from Standard & Poor's, which hailed the village's "very strong economy, liquidity and debt and contingent liabilities profile" in a recent report.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Steve Israel says GOP base 'animated by racism'
Democratic Rep. Steve Israel said Sunday that racism in the Republican Party is playing a role in blocking an immigration overhaul in congress.
Two Men in Critical Condition After Canoe Overturns in Smithtown Bay
Two men are in critical, but stable condition at the hospital after their canoe overturned in Smithtown Bay Sunday afternoon, police said.
NASA OKs space station visit despite dead computer
This May 23, 2011 photo released by NASA shows the International Space Station at an altitude of approximately 220 miles above the Earth, taken by Expedition 27 crew member Paolo Nespoli from the Soyuz TMA-20 following its undocking.
Jennifer Juengst wins seat on North Shore library board by one vote
In Smithtown new road construction layout on Rt-347/Nesconset Hwy WB between Mount Pleasant Rd and Rt-111/Hauppauge Rd In Smithtown new road construction layout on Rt-347/Nesconset Hwy EB between Rt-111/Hauppauge Rd and Mount Pleasant Rd In Amagansett long-term road construction on Sunrise Hwy/NY Rt-27 WB between Stephen Hands Path and CR-39/North ... (more)
Good News: Soldier's Return Surprises Son; Teaching Artist Wins Grant
Here are some of the inspiring stories of the week, where community members sought to help others, or made headlines for their achievements.
Missing Smithtown pit bull has been found: Ginja is safe
Few details can be discussed how the Smithtown, N.Y. pitbull named Ginja was finally rescued on Saturday, but the photographs of a happy dog and Guardians of Rescue, Robert Misseri bring huge sighs of relief from animal lovers and advocates across the nation.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Edmond Aviv ordered to hold 'I Am a Bully!' sign by Ohio judge
In Nassau accident cleared on The L.I.E./I-495 WB at x34/New Hyde Park Rd. Slow traffic from x35/Shelter Rock Rd In Nassau accident cleared on The L.I.E./I-495 WB at x34/New Hyde Park Rd. Slow traffic from x35/Shelter Rock Rd In Port Jefferson Station accident on Rt 112 at NY-347/Nesconset Hwy.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Obamas pay $98,169 in taxes on income of $481,098
In Smithtown new road construction layout on Rt-347/Nesconset Hwy WB between Mount Pleasant Rd and Rt-111/Hauppauge Rd In Smithtown new road construction layout on Rt-347/Nesconset Hwy WB between Mount Pleasant Rd and Rt-111/Hauppauge Rd In Smithtown new road construction layout on Rt-347/Nesconset Hwy EB between Rt-111/Hauppauge Rd and Mount ... (more)
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Kathleen Sebelius resigning as HHS secretary after rocky Obamacare rollout
Accident cleared on Northern State Pkwy EB near Routes 106/107/X35 and before South Oyster Bay Rd/X36 in Nassau.
Nesconset residents outraged at plans to build new Sonic restaurant
Back in 2012, neighbors objected and the Smithtown Zoning Board turned Sonic down.
LI people on the move, April 10, 2014
Troy Rosasco , a St. James resident, has been appointed to the Lutheran Counseling Center of New York 's board of directors.