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  1. Mary Alice Grothe, social worker with children, dies at 77Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | Newsday

    Whatever Mary Alice Grothe did -- counseling inner-city children, launching a social-work career or learning to play bridge -- she did it with a quiet enthusiasm and bright-eyed curiosity that never faded, her family said. Whatever Mary Alice Grothe did -- counseling inner-city children, launching a social-work career or learning to play bridge -- she did it with a quiet enthusiasm and bright-eyed curiosity that never faded, her family said.

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  2. After Sandy: Are we ready for the next big storm?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | Newsday

    In this Oct. 21, 2014 photo, a subway train slows as it makes its way into the Broad Channel station in the Rockaways section of the Queens borough of New York. On the left is a steel seawall installed after Superstorm Sandy washed out sections of the tracks in October 2012.

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  3. Voters Guide: Meet your candidates in the Nov. 4 electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Newsday

    Long Beach residents cast their votes at the Lindell Elementary School on Nov. 6, 2012. Photo Credit: Newsday / Alejandra Villa Need a quick rundown of the candidates and issues for Long Island's elections on Nov. 4? Our Voters Guide will get you up to speed before you head to the polls.

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  4. Rice releases tax returnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Newsday

    Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice talks with people during a meet and greet, campaign stop at Sutton Place Bar and Grill in Long Beach on the evening of October 9, 2014. Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice talks with people during a meet and greet, campaign stop at Sutton Place Bar and Grill in Long Beach on the evening of October 9, 2014.

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  5. Editorial: Elect Todd D. Kaminsky in the 20th Assembly DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Newsday

    The Democratic candidate for the 20th Assembly District explains the challenges faced by residents of his district. "Sandy compounded some underlying economic issues that were going on," he says.

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  6. Long Beach city employee sold heroin at bus depot where she works, DA saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Newsday

    A Long Beach city worker is facing drug and official misconduct charges after authorities said she sold heroin at her job as a part-time clerk at the city's bus depot. Chelsey Lindsey, 22, is being held at the Nassau County jail, a day after her Wednesday arraignment on a grand jury's eight-count indictment that included felony drug charges, records show.

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  7. South Shore, Island home prices stabilizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Newsday

    Home prices along Nassau County's South Shore have stabilized two years after Sandy's devastating impact, although they haven't kept pace with inflation. Long Island's overall real estate market -- not including the East End -- also held steady in the third quarter, with the median price of $380,000 unchanged from a year before, even as Hamptons home prices jumped by 12.6 percent year over... Home prices along Nassau County's South Shore have stabilized two years after Sandy's devastating impact, although they haven't kept pace with inflation.

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  8. Long Beach school gets another $2.4M from FEMA for Sandy damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Newsday

    Long Beach received its last check from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to help pay for damages superstorm Sandy inflicted on an elementary school, New York's U.S. senators said Wednesday. Long Beach received its last check from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to help pay for damages superstorm Sandy inflicted on an elementary school, New York's U.S. senators said Wednesday.

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  9. Brookhaven plan would create energy-efficient buildingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Newsday

    The first part of his plan, revealed Wednesday in an interview, calls for organizing a list of town buildings that can be converted into environmentally sound structures. The first part of his plan, revealed Wednesday in an interview, calls for organizing a list of town buildings that can be converted into environmentally sound structures.

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  10. Long Beach replaces some fire hydrants with saltwater-resistant high-tech versionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Newsday

    Long Beach has replaced more than 100 fire hydrants with new flood-resistant ones that look more like R2D2 than the classic curbside spigots. The city has spent about $300,000 in the past three years to install the high-tech, futuristic-looking fire hydrants across the city after the older models were damaged by flooding during superstorm Sandy.

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  11. South Nassau completes purchase of bankrupt Long Beach hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Newsday

    South Nassau Communities Hospital, after receiving a formal promise of reimbursements from the federal government, has purchased the bankrupt Long Beach Medical Center, the Oceanside hospital said Friday. The $11.8 million purchase of the 162-bed Long Beach facility, closed since superstorm Sandy in October 2012, was completed Thursday, South Nassau chief executive Richard Murphy said.

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  12. Schumer calls for national standards for unexplained deaths of infants and young childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Newsday

    In a news conference with parents at Cohen Children's Medical Center in New Hyde Park, Sen. Charles Schumer vowed to push for passage of a bill that would require all states to use the same methods to collect data on unexplained infant and child deaths. The bill has passed the House.

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  13. Sandy victims air complaints, concerns on WGBB radio showRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Newsday

    Halftime Howie radio host Howie Appel talks with an engineer at WGBB in Babylon on live radio from a home in Island Park on Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014. Halftime Howie radio host Howie Appel talks with an engineer at WGBB in Babylon on live radio from a home in Island Park on Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014.

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  14. Rice, Blakeman battle in 4th Congressional District race for Carolyn McCarthy's seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Newsday

    With the retirement of Carolyn McCarthy, voters in Nassau County's 4th Congressional District next month will elect a new representative for the first time in nearly 20 years. They are choosing between Republican Bruce Blakeman, who touts his record as the Nassau County Legislature's first presiding officer and his opposition to "onerous" federal regulations, and Democrat Kathleen Rice, the... With the retirement of Carolyn McCarthy, voters in Nassau County's 4th Congressional District next month will elect a new representative for the first time in nearly 20 years. 1 comment

  15. Long Beach hospital's potential new owner weighs whether to demolish...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Newsday

    Close to two years after superstorm Sandy shuttered Long Beach Medical Center, architects are drawing up plans to demolish part of the hospital while its potential new owner awaits assurance from the federal government that it will help pay for building a free-standing emergency department on the barrier island. Close to two years after superstorm Sandy shuttered Long Beach Medical Center, architects are drawing up plans to demolish part of the hospital while its potential new owner awaits assurance from the federal government that it will help pay for building a free-standing emergency department on the barrier island.

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  16. Protest over fracking, offshore gas terminal in Long BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | Newsday

    Opponents of fracking and a planned natural gas terminal 19 miles offshore rallied in Long Beach Saturday, calling the proposals threats to public safety and the environment. Karen Miller of Woodbury, one of about 200 protesters who gathered on the boardwalk, said she doesn't want her generation to fail the next by increasing use of fossil fuel.

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  17. Nassau authorities holding gun buyback in Long Beach on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Newsday

    Nassau County authorities are holding a gun buyback Saturday in Long Beach, two weeks after a 28-year-old man was fatally shot in the city. Authorities said they will pay $100 to $400 for each illegal weapon: $100 for rifles, $200 for handguns and $400 for assault rifles.

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  18. 4th C.D.: As election nears, GOP's Mangano appears with Democrat RiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Newsday

    Edward Mangano and Kathleen Rice are due to appear Saturday at a gun buyback between 9 a.m. and 12 p.m. at the Christian Light Baptist Church on Park Place in Long Beach. Edward Mangano and Kathleen Rice are due to appear Saturday at a gun buyback between 9 a.m. and 12 p.m. at the Christian Light Baptist Church on Park Place in Long Beach.

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  19. Nassau: Gun buyback Saturday in Long BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | Newsday

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  20. Baldwin doctor William Conway gets 8 years for illegally distributing oxycodoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | Newsday

    Federal agents raided the office of Dr. William Conway in Baldwin and carried out about a half-dozen boxes of records on Feb. 29, 2012. Federal agents raided the office of Dr. William Conway in Baldwin and carried out about a half-dozen boxes of records on Feb. 29, 2012.

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