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  1. Nancy Jean Cole dies at 67; girls field hockey coach had most wins in NY historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    Nancy Jean Cole, a Long Island girls' field hockey coach with the most wins in state history and an outspoken Title IX advocate, died March 17 at her Stony Brook home. She was 67. Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan Nancy Jean Cole, a Long Island girls' field hockey coach with the most wins in state history and an outspoken Title IX advocate, died March 17 at her Stony Brook home.

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  2. Nicholas Guerrero, cop hurt in hit-run, among Suffolk officers promotedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Newsday

    At the March 26, 2015 Suffolk Police Department promotion ceremony, Nicholas Guerrero, along with other officers, was promoted. Guerrero was critically injured in a hit-and-run in September while trying to pull over a stolen vehicle.

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  3. Suffolk IDA supports $2.3M tax break to developer of Northport veterans housingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Newsday

    The Suffolk County Industrial Development Agency unanimously voted Thursday to support a $2.3 million tax break for a proposed veterans assisted-living center in Northport. The Northport Veterans Affairs Medical Center has been working with Sarasota, Florida-based developer Communities for Veterans for approval to build a $47.5 million, 110-unit facility on the hospital's grounds.

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  4. Owners of Kings Park site seek zoning change despite Smithtown's objectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Newsday

    The owners of a controversial Kings Park industrial site filed a zone change application to construct garden apartments on their property, after Smithtown officials sought a contempt of court order against them for violating a state Supreme Court judge's ruling. Thomas Gesuale Sr. of Northport, along with Lake Grove-based P&S Enterprises Inc. and the Margaret Acerra Irrevocable Trust, filed... The owners of a controversial Kings Park industrial site filed a zone change application to construct garden apartments on their property, after Smithtown officials sought a contempt of court order against them for violating a state Supreme Court judge's ruling.

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  5. Medford civic leaders sue Suffolk OTB, hoping to block construction of Medford casinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Newsday

    Medford civic leaders and the Brookhaven Town Conservative Committee have sued Suffolk Off-Track Betting Corp. in an attempt to block a 1,000-terminal video gaming parlor in the hamlet. The suit, filed Monday in State Supreme Court, says Suffolk OTB officials have failed to heed Brookhaven Town zoning regulations or obtain town officials' consent to build the casino on a Long Island Expressway... Medford civic leaders and the Brookhaven Town Conservative Committee have sued Suffolk Off-Track Betting Corp. in an attempt to block a 1,000-terminal video gaming parlor in the hamlet.

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  6. Sushi in a row in East NorthportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Newsday

    Mio Sushi and Steakhouse is one of five restaurants on 'sushi row' in East Northport. Photo Credit: Newsday/ Joan Reminick Manhasset has the Miracle Mile, Freeport the Nautical Mile; now, East Northport presents the Sushi Roll Mile.

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  7. Best BLTs on Long IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Newsday

    The BLT at Dugan's Sandwich Shop in Woodbury has the traditional bacon, lettuce and tomato with mayo served on homemade white bread. The BLT is a wild party in the mouth: It's hot.

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  8. Long Island hires and promotions: Brian L. Seidman, Bank of New York MellonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Newsday

    Brian L. Seidman of Centerport has been named regional managing director at Bank of New York Mellon in Garden City. He was managing director/national portfolio strategy executive at U.S. Trust in Melville.

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  9. Kings Park student a finalist in Mars One project to colonize the Red PlanetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Newsday

    A 20-year-old college student from Long Island is getting tantalizingly close to landing the trip of a lifetime -- a one-way ticket to Mars. Laurel Kaye of Kings Park is one of 100 candidates -- chosen from an initial pool of 202,586 -- who are moving on to the final rounds of the global selection process for Mars One astronauts.

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  10. Northport-Huntington hockey team will play in national tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Newsday

    The Northport-Huntington varsity ice hockey team poses for a photo on Monday, March 16, 2015 at Dix Hills Ice Rink. Photo Credit: Bob Sorensen The Northport-Huntington varsity ice hockey team poses for a photo on Monday, March 16, 2015 at Dix Hills Ice Rink.

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  11. Residents oppose elimination of Northport-East Northport visual arts department headRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Newsday

    Residents have come out in force against the Northport-East Northport school board's plan to eliminate the district's head of visual arts. Interim Superintendent Thomas Caramore's 2015-2016 budget proposal would eliminate the job of Julia Lang-Shapiro, who said Tuesday she could not comment.

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  12. Fitness classes for new moms, from ballet to belly-dancingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Newsday

    Eileen Young from Northport and her daughter Delilah, 1, work on ballet moves during a Bumps and Babywearing class in Commack, Saturday, Jan. 10, 2015. Photo Credit: Randee Daddona Eileen Young from Northport and her daughter Delilah, 1, work on ballet moves during a Bumps and Babywearing class in Commack, Saturday, Jan. 10, 2015.

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  13. Long Island hires and promotions: Linda Barry, Habitat for HumanityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Newsday

    Linda Barry of Deer Park has joined as a member of the board of directors at Habitat for Humanity of Suffolk in Middle Island. She is branch manager/vice president of Suffolk County National Bank.

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  14. Lawsuit says Mastic Beach Village unfairly barred property owner from moving into his homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Newsday

    Village attorney Stewart Besen, Tim Brojer, Village Clerk Donna Koch and Trustee Jerry Maline at a Northport Village Trustee meeting on Feb. 17. Photo Credit: Valerie Bauman Village attorney Stewart Besen, Tim Brojer, Village Clerk Donna Koch and Trustee Jerry Maline at a Northport Village Trustee meeting on Feb. 17. The village of Mastic Beach and its former administrator, Tim Brojer, are facing a housing lawsuit from an African-American homeowner who says he was unfairly blocked from moving into his newly built house.

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  15. Huntington on technilogical highway to updating phone, email systemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | Newsday

    Over the past year, the department has spent about $15,000 in phone and other upgrades, including making use of a Web-based and smartphone-based resident request management system, Huntington@YourService. Over the past year, the department has spent about $15,000 in phone and other upgrades, including making use of a Web-based and smartphone-based resident request management system, Huntington@YourService.

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  16. Huntington seeks volunteers to feed starving waterfowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Newsday

    Town board members are to join volunteers at 9:30 a.m. Friday at Centershore Road near Westfield Drive in Centerport to spread feed for waterfowl that have been starving and in some cases dying because of the effects of the severe winter. Town board members are to join volunteers at 9:30 a.m. Friday at Centershore Road near Westfield Drive in Centerport to spread feed for waterfowl that have been starving and in some cases dying because of the effects of the severe winter.

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  17. Route 25 in Commack reopens after gas leak causes closure, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Newsday

    A construction crew hit a gas line in Commack Tuesday morning, shutting down Route 25 in both directions into midafternoon as crews made repairs, authorities said. A worker was digging up dirt to install underground electric wires when he hit a service line to the main in front of 2186 Jericho Turnpike shortly before 10:10 a.m., causing a gas leak, said Wendy Ladd, a National Grid spokeswoman.... A construction crew hit a gas line in Commack Tuesday morning, shutting down Route 25 in both directions into midafternoon as crews made repairs, authorities said.

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  18. Long Island hires and promotions: Keith Itzler of CommackRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | Newsday

    Keith Itzler of Commack has been promoted from assistant branch manager to vice president at Dewberry , an architectural design firm in Manhattan. Photo Credit: Dewberry Keith Itzler of Commack has been promoted from assistant branch manager to vice president at Dewberry , an architectural design firm in Manhattan.

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  19. Richard W. Neems, Suffolk police officer, district attorney's office detective, dies at 65Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 8 | Newsday

    Richard M. Neems, who spent 35 years first as a police officer and then a detective in the Suffolk County Police Department and the district attorney's office, died Tuesday, March 3, 2015. He was 65. Photo Credit: SCPD Richard M. Neems, who spent 35 years first as a police officer and then a detective in the Suffolk County Police Department and the district attorney's office, died Tuesday, March 3, 2015.

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  20. Northport to open e-waste drop-off site for village and Asharoken residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 8 | Newsday

    Village of Northport officials are prepared to sign a contract that will give residents a free place to drop off e-waste. The board of trustees on Tuesday gave Mayor George Doll authority to sign the deal, which comes at no cost to village officials.

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