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  1. Watch for Fireballs in the Sky: Orionids Meteor Shower Peak 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... the show. But here's the rub: Viewing conditions for the meteor shower are currently predicted to be "poor" for Kings Park and the rest of the Northeast. The forecast calls for cloudy skies with a chance of rain for Long Island overnight. Worst ...

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  2. Nissequogue River State Park improvement project to start next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Newsday

    The second phase of Nissequogue River State Park's transformation will start next year with the drafting of designs for new gardens, trails, picnic areas and multisport athletic fields, the state parks department announced. Contractors should start adding the new features and demolishing six dilapidated buildings on the 522-acre site of the former Kings Park Psychiatric Center in the spring... The second phase of Nissequogue River State Park's transformation will start next year with the drafting of designs for new gardens, trails, picnic areas and multisport athletic fields, the state parks department announced.

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  3. No welcome mat for proposed CVS store in St. JamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    ... really needs a full-service pharmacy." CVS operates three stores in Smithtown, one in Nesconset and one in Kings Park, all within a few miles of St. James. Patrick Lenihan, director of transportation at VHB Engineering in Hauppauge, the traffic ...

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  4. State Parks Proposes New Phase of Nissequogue River State Park ImprovementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | LongIsland.com

    October 17, 2014 - New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation has shared a draft conceptual plan for the next phase of improvements at Nissequogue River State Park with park stakeholders. The $6.4 million project calls for the demolition of abandoned residential buildings at the former Kings Park Psychiatric Center and restoring the site as a new scenic park area overlooking Long Island Sound.

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  5. Upstate drunk driver was nearly 5 times over legal limit, cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Newsday

    In Kings Park closed due to accident on Indian Head Rd NB north of Old Northport Rd and before Hwy 25a/Main St. Stop and go traffic from Somerset Dr in Commack In Suffolk accident cleared on CR 34 between Hwy 27a/Main St/Montauk Hwy and County Rte 50/Simon St in Babylon In Medford accident on Horse Block Rd/Portion Rd/Smithtown Blvd/Terry Rd/CR-16 at CO Hwy 101/Patchogue Yaphank Rd HOPEWELL, N.Y> - Authorities say a 44-year-old man's blood-alcohol content was nearly five times over the legal limit for driving while intoxicated when he hit a tractor-trailer and fled the scene.

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  6. Ex-gang member accused of impersonating a law enforcement officer, cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Newsday

    In Kings Park closed due to accident on Indian Head Rd NB north of Old Northport Rd and before Hwy 25a/Main St. Stop and go traffic from Somerset Dr in Commack In Kings Park closed due to accident on Indian Head Rd NB north of Old Northport Rd and before Hwy 25a/Main St. Stop and go traffic from Somerset Dr in Commack In Suffolk accident cleared on CR 34 between Hwy 27a/Main St/Montauk Hwy and County Rte 50/Simon St in Babylon In Suffolk accident cleared on CR 34 between Hwy 27a/Main St/Montauk Hwy and County Rte 50/Simon St in Babylon In Medford accident on Horse Block Rd/Portion Rd/Smithtown Blvd/Terry Rd/CR-16 at CO Hwy 101/Patchogue Yaphank Rd In Medford accident on Horse Block Rd/Portion Rd/Smithtown Blvd/Terry Rd/CR-16 at CO Hwy 101/Patchogue Yaphank Rd Authorities say an ex-convict who appears to now be a rabbi is accused of impersonating a law enforcement officer.

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  7. Family Support Tied to Safer Sex for Young Gay Males: StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Newsday

    In Kings Park closed due to accident on Indian Head Rd NB north of Old Northport Rd and before Hwy 25a/Main St. Stop and go traffic from Somerset Dr in Commack In Kings Park closed due to accident on Indian Head Rd NB north of Old Northport Rd and before Hwy 25a/Main St. Stop and go traffic from Somerset Dr in Commack In Suffolk accident cleared on CR 34 between Hwy 27a/Main St/Montauk Hwy and County Rte 50/Simon St in Babylon In Suffolk accident cleared on CR 34 between Hwy 27a/Main St/Montauk Hwy and County Rte 50/Simon St in Babylon In Medford accident on Horse Block Rd/Portion Rd/Smithtown Blvd/Terry Rd/CR-16 at CO Hwy 101/Patchogue Yaphank Rd In Medford accident on Horse Block Rd/Portion Rd/Smithtown Blvd/Terry Rd/CR-16 at CO Hwy 101/Patchogue Yaphank Rd Young gay and bisexual males are less likely to engage in riskier sex if their families are supportive of the way they live, a ... (more)

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  8. Leandra's Law Arrest in BrentwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | LongIsland.com

    October 14, 2014 - On 10/12/14 at 3:17 PM, Brentwood Troopers stopped a 2014 Jeep Wrangler on the southbound Robert Moses Causeway Main Span Bridge for failing to maintain lane and for speeding . While interviewing the operator, Patrick Osbern, age 49, of Kings Park NY, troopers noticed obvious signs of intoxication .

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  9. Police: Kings Park Man Was Drunk, Going 85 MPH With Son in CarRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Patch.com

    A Kings Park man faces a felony DWI charge after he drove drunk with his 13-year-old son in his car on Sunday afternoon in West Islip, State Police said. According to police, troopers stopped a 2014 Jeep Wrangler on the southbound Robert Moses Causeway main span bridge for failing to maintain lane and for speeding at 85 mph at 3:17 p.m. While interviewing the driver, Patrick Osbern, 49, troopers noticed obvious signs of intoxication, police said.

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  10. Cops: Leandra's Law charge for speeder on Robert Moses bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Newsday

    ... Leandra's Law, as well as with endangering the welfare of a child and traffic violations, State Police said. A Kings Park man was arrested and charged with felony drunken driving under Leandra's Law after state troopers stopped him Sunday driving ...

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  11. Fire Destroys Smithtown Home, Resident InjuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Patch.com

    ... throughout the home and a vehicle burning in the driveway, according to the report. The Hauppauge, Nesconset, Kings Park, Commack, Saint James and Nissequogue fire departments helped fight the blaze, which was brought under control within 90 ...

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  12. Three suspects in three LI bank robberies arrestedRead the original story

    Monday Oct 13 | Empire State News

    A man entered Bank of America, located at 1209 St. Johnland Road, Kings Park, at approximately 12:25 p.m. and demanded cash from a teller. The teller complied with his demands and the man fled the bank to an awaiting vehicle with two female occupants.

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  13. Smithtown fire destroys home, owner treated for injuries, officials saidRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | Newsday

    The fire at 4 Welsley Lane started for unknown reasons just before 4 p.m. Sunday, said Jeff Bressler, a spokesman for the Smithtown Fire Department. Firefighters from the Smithtown, Nesconset, Hauppauge, Nissequogue and Kings Park fire departments battled the blaze until it was knocked down... The fire at 4 Welsley Lane started for unknown reasons just before 4 p.m. Sunday, said Jeff Bressler, a spokesman for the Smithtown Fire Department.

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  14. Got a complaint? Not todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | Newsday

    Nearly 250 people vowed Sunday to quiet their gripes about everything from the weather and politics to restaurant service for 24 hours in the first-ever No Complaints Day Challenge -- Long Island. Kings Park resident Joanne Amante created the local challenge after hearing about No Complaints Day, which was launched in August in a Chicago suburb.

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  15. Great performances in high school footballRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | Newsday

    ... in a 28-27 win over Harborfields. He rushed 11 times for 246 yards and three touchdowns in a 49-27 win over Kings Park. He also caught a 36-yard touchdown pass. He accounted for all five touchdowns in a 35-13 win against Wantagh. He ran for 253 ...

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  16. Officials: Man injured in Kings Park house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | Newsday

    A 24-year-old man was injured Friday after a fire started in the kitchen of his Kings Park home, according to Suffolk County police and a Smithtown town fire marshal. The call for the fire on Primrose Lane came in at 4:21 p.m., said Philip Carroll, senior fire marshal for the Town of Smithtown's Department of Public Safety.

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  17. 3 accused in string of Suffolk bank robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | News12.com

    ... 36, and 25-year-old Alysa Moran were arrested after allegedly robbing the Bank of America on St. Johnland Road in Kings Park Friday afternoon.

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  18. Trio Arrested for Committing Three Bank RobberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | LongIsland.com

    A man entered Bank of America, located at 1209 St. Johnland Road, Kings Park , at approximately 12:25 p.m. and demanded cash from a teller. The teller complied with his demands and the man fled the bank to an awaiting vehicle with two female occupants.

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  19. 3 arrested in 3 Suffolk bank robberies, cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Newsday

    The bank robberies started Oct. 2 and were carried out in Setauket, Nesconset and Kings Park. Police said on Friday a man entered the Bank of America at 1209 St. Johnland Rd. in Kings Park about 12:25 p.m. and demanded cash from a teller.

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  20. Burn victim taken to hospital as firefighters battled Kings Park blaze, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Newsday

    A burn victim was taken to the hospital late Friday afternoon as four fire departments battled a blaze in Kings Park, county officials said. Flames started at a home on Primrose Lane shortly before 4:15 p.m. but was under control shortly after 5 p.m., said a spokesman at the Suffolk County Fire, Rescue and Emergency Services Department.

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