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  1. Aggressive action overdue on Bethpage plumeRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Newsday

    Beginning in 1943 and ending in 1949, this large industrial site disposed of chromic acid waste in open seepage basins or directly on the ground. In 1976, an on-site deep production well was found to contain 14,197 parts per billion of total volatile organic compounds.

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  2. Free financial consultations offered to superstorm Sandy victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Newsday

    Individuals can meet with a certified financial planner about debt management, tax planning, budgeting and other financial issues, said a news release from the Economic Opportunity Commission and the Long Island Volunteer Center. Individuals can meet with a certified financial planner about debt management, tax planning, budgeting and other financial issues, said a news release from the Economic Opportunity Commission and the Long Island Volunteer Center.

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  3. Oyster Bay's outdoor hockey rinks to close for the season on March 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Newsday

    The Town of Oyster Bay's two outdoor hockey rinks are slated to close after the last public session on Sunday. The last three days of public skate are Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

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  4. Venditto should come clean about Oyster Bay probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Newsday

    Oyster Bay Supervisor John Venditto should release the results of an internal investigation into a series of complaints lodged by a resident in a code enforcement case. On Tuesday, Venditto said he didn't "see any basis for findings of wrongdoing," after a review of a nine-page document that detailed the results of the town investigation.

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  5. 24-hour diners on Long Island: 13 favoritesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Newsday

    The blackjack burger, rubbed with Cajun spices and topped with Monterey Jack cheese and grilled onions, at Broadway Diner in Massapequa. Over the past few years, many Long Island diners have switched from 24/7 availability to round-the-clock service on weekends only.

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  6. Venditto: Oyster Bay Town employees acted properly in code enforcement caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Newsday

    Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto said Tuesday that an internal investigation has exonerated town employees of complaints brought by a resident in a code enforcement case. "I didn't see any basis for any findings of wrongdoing," said Venditto, who declined to comment in depth on the findings.

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  7. Kennedy, Stufano face off Tuesday in Nassau's 12th Legislative DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Newsday

    James Kennedy , Republican, and Joseph Stufano Sr. , Democrat, are running in a special election to fill the Nassau County legislative seat from District 12 seat vacated by Michael Venditto. Photo Credit: James Kennedy / Barry Sloan James Kennedy , Republican, and Joseph Stufano Sr. , Democrat, are running in a special election to fill the Nassau County legislative seat from District 12 seat vacated by Michael Venditto.

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  8. Fighting the Bethpage plumeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Newsday

    The last thing the good people of Levittown want is to spend years fretting about the quality of drinking water -- as neighboring Bethpage has done since the discovery, decades ago, of a plume of pollutants from the old Northrop Grumman plant. Which makes a bill sponsored by Assemb.

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  9. Wells to screen in South Farmingdale, Massapequa for Northrop...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Newsday

    The Northrop Grumman groundwater plume that originated in Bethpage is spreading, forcing officials to begin treating drinking water wells as far as 4 miles away in Levittown and to install 31 more monitoring devices in an effort to learn the distance the contamination has spread. The Northrop Grumman groundwater plume that originated in Bethpage is spreading, forcing officials to begin treating drinking water wells as far as 4 miles away in Levittown and to install 31 more monitoring devices in an effort to learn the distance the contamination has spread.

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  10. Don't miss Nassau 12th District electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Newsday

    We're deep into the slog days of winter, not the ideal time to get voters to the polls. But if you live in Nassau County's 12th legislative district, pay attention.

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  11. Republican James Kennedy, Democrat Joseph Stufano vie for Nassau's 12th Legislative District seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Newsday

    Tuesday's special election for the vacant seat in Nassau County's 12th Legislative District pits a Republican hoping to continue his family's political legacy against a Democrat with few ties to his party. In his campaign, James Kennedy touts the influence of previous GOP seat holders, including his late-father-in-law, Peter Schmitt, who was the legislature's presiding officer.

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  12. Court fines Massapequa man $150 for parking boat on grassRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Newsday

    Robert Ripp, 53, poses for a portrait among the stacks of court documents steming from his three-year battle with the town of Oyster Bay, at his home in Massapequa, Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2015. Photo Credit: Daniel Brennan Robert Ripp, 53, poses for a portrait among the stacks of court documents steming from his three-year battle with the town of Oyster Bay, at his home in Massapequa, Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2015.

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  13. Oyster Bay official's use of state land investigated by DOTRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | Newsday

    Oyster Bay Commissioner of Planning and Development Frederick Ippolito is seen at an Oyster Bay Town Board meeting, Feb. 3, 2015. Photo Credit: Newsday / Ted Phillips Oyster Bay Commissioner of Planning and Development Frederick Ippolito is seen at an Oyster Bay Town Board meeting, Feb. 3, 2015.

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  14. Plainview JFK's Jessica Lopez completes her recovery with exceptional scoresRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | Newsday

    Jessica Lopez of Plainview JFK, second from right, gets congratulated by teammates after performing on the balance beam in the Nassau County gymnastics team championship at New Hyde Park High School on February 12, 2015. Photo Credit: James Escher Jessica Lopez of Plainview JFK, second from right, gets congratulated by teammates after performing on the balance beam in the Nassau County gymnastics team championship at New Hyde Park High School on February 12, 2015.

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  15. Gillian Murphy, Allison Wick and Heidi Baldinger a terrific trio for MassapequaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | Newsday

    Gillian Murphy of Massapequa performs on the balance beam during the Nassau County championship at New Hyde Park High School on Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015. Photo Credit: James Escher Gillian Murphy of Massapequa performs on the balance beam during the Nassau County championship at New Hyde Park High School on Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015.

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  16. New York State submits action plan for final Sandy recovery fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Newsday

    State officials Friday are submitting a plan with a raft of projects to be paid for with the expected release of a third and final installment of nearly $606 million in federal funds as part of the recovery effort to rebuild after superstorm Sandy. Friday is the deadline for the Governor's Office of Storm Recovery to submit an "action plan" for money from the federal Department of Housing... State officials Friday are submitting a plan with a raft of projects to be paid for with the expected release of a third and final installment of nearly $606 million in federal funds as part of the recovery effort to rebuild after superstorm Sandy.

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  17. Manhasset's Kathryn Hallett wins 55 dashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Newsday

    Katherine Hallett of Manhasset wins the 55-meter dash during the Nassau state qualifier on Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015 at St. Anthony's. Photo Credit: Bob Sorensen Katherine Hallett of Manhasset wins the 55-meter dash during the Nassau state qualifier on Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015 at St. Anthony's.

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  18. DA: Farmingdale man said he was CPA, but never did promised tax workRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Newsday

    A Farmingdale man has been charged with falsely representing himself as a certified public accountant to clients who came to him for help with their taxes, the office of acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas said Wednesday. Edward Gottlieb, 74, was not licensed as a CPA when he took at least two Nassau County taxpayers on as clients and caused them to be audited and fined... A Farmingdale man has been charged with falsely representing himself as a certified public accountant to clients who came to him for help with their taxes, the office of acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas said Wednesday.

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  19. Two LI heroes honored with federal Medals of ValorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Newsday

    Attorney General Eric Holder, left, and Vice President Joe Biden award the Medal of Valor to former Bellmore Fire Chief John Curley at a ceremony in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015. At right is Rep. Peter King .

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  20. Two LI heroes to be honored with federal Medals of ValorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Newsday

    Veteran ATF agent John Capano, left, lost his life trying to capture a robber at a Seaford drugstore. Former Bellmore Fire Chief John Curley, right, risked his life rescuing a woman from her burning house two weeks after superstorm Sandy ravaged the community.

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