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  1. Dunkin' Donuts drive-thru window OK'd with buffer landscaping, lower lightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Newsday

    Architect Steven Cataldo presents plans for a drive-up window at a Smithtown Dunkin' Donuts at a Jan. 28, 2014 Smithtown zoning board meeting. Photo Credit: Newsday / Lauren R. Harrison Architect Steven Cataldo presents plans for a drive-up window at a Smithtown Dunkin' Donuts at a Jan. 28, 2014 Smithtown zoning board meeting.

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  2. Track Santa's Trek to SmithtownRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Patch.com

    Smithtown families wondering just what time Santa Claus will make his appearance locally can track the jolly old elf's journey courtesy of NORAD. The North American Aerospace Defense Command has announced it will once again put its technological prowess to use helping children all over the world keep up with Santa's Christmas Eve ride.

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  3. Business Olympians Look to Revitalize SmithtownRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | Patch.com

    Smithtown High School West was the site of the 20th Business Olympics, coordinated by the Smithtown Career and Technical Education Department. The event brings teams of students representing both High Schools East and West together to develop a business plan following a common theme.

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  4. Pierson Along for the Ride as Bonackers Swim Program GrowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | Sag Harbor Online

    ... with two narrow losses to larger schools last week, falling 90-80 to Sachem East on December 17 and 89-79 to Smithtown on Friday, December 19. As the swimming programs have grown at East Hampton, fueled, in large part, by the growth of the town's ...

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  5. Smithtown partners with Suffolk to use high-speed emergency notification systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | Newsday

    The Town of Smithtown has partnered with the Suffolk County Department of Fire Rescue and Emergency Services in using a high-speed notification system to contact residents in the event of an actual or impending emergency. The CodeRED emergency notification system is a telephone-calling service that delivers customized prerecorded emergency messages to individuals, homes and businesses.

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  6. Survey: U.S. gas prices fall 25 cents per gallonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | Newsday

    Gas station attendant Oscar Rodriguez accepts a credit card after pumping gas into a vehicle at Performance Fuels in Smithtown, Monday, Dec. 15, 2014. Photo Credit: Steve Pfost Gas station attendant Oscar Rodriguez accepts a credit card after pumping gas into a vehicle at Performance Fuels in Smithtown, Monday, Dec. 15, 2014.

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  7. Editorial: How Long Island can do better at recyclingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Newsday

    ... to bank up to $700,000 next year. Brookhaven also has signed agreements with other municipalities -- the towns of Smithtown, Southampton and Southold and some villages and school districts within Brookhaven -- to take their single-stream ...

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  8. Falling oil prices helping to boost Long Island's economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Newsday

    ... comes to an annual total savings of $1,384. Mike Kildale, of Hauppauge, fuels his vehicle at Performance Fuels in Smithtown on Monday, Dec. 15, 2014. Photo Credit: Steve Pfost The main reason for the savings: crude oil prices fell to about $55 a ...

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  9. How to give the gift of experience on Long IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Newsday

    Lynn Martinek from The Baking Coach teaches children how to make German pretzels at the Smithtown Library Commack Branch in Commack. The company offers gift-worthy Saturday courses that vary from baking a basic from-scratch cake to working with fondant.

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  10. Smithtown starts 24-hour surveillance of Kings Park industrial siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Newsday

    Smithtown town officials have started round-the-clock monitoring of a Kings Park industrial site they say has stored heavy equipment and processed tree debris in violation of residential and light industrial zoning on portions of the site. Public Safety director John Valentine said the town began the 24-hour monitoring of 1 Lawrence Rd. at 8 a.m. Wednesday.

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  11. Subway sandwich shop owner gets probation for tax evasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Newsday

    The owner of two Subway sandwich franchises in Suffolk was sentenced to 3 years of probation for "substantially" underreporting his sales to avoid paying his share of taxes on his income and businesses, state taxation officials said. Steven Scali, 41, of Smithtown, agreed to pay the state $80,387 in restitution on his sales tax liability and $57,856 toward his personal income tax liability.... The owner of two Subway sandwich franchises in Suffolk was sentenced to 3 years of probation for "substantially" underreporting his sales to avoid paying his share of taxes on his income and businesses, state taxation officials said.

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  12. 'Santa Jim' Paviglianiti of Centereach embodies the true spirit of St. NickRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Newsday

    ... database of "Santa Tim" Connaghan. As chairman of the (yes) Kringle Group LLC, Connaghan, 67, has a residence in Smithtown but spends most of his time on the West Coast. (He is the official Santa for the celebrity-studded Hollywood Christmas ...

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  13. High School West DECA Lights Up the Holiday SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Patch.com

    Smithtown High School West's Distributive Club of America sponsored a holiday tree lighting festival at St. Catherine of Siena Medical Center on Dec. 4. The event included warm refreshments, delicious treats and performances by the Great Hollow Middle School select chorus, the Smithtown High School West jazz choir, the Accompsett Middle School kickline and the Smithtown Dynamic Twirlers. West DECA also conducted a food drive and Santa made an appearance, courtesy of the Smithtown Fire Department.

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  14. The Origins of 10 Popular Christmas SongsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Neatorama

    ... In 1944, grade school teacher Donald Yetter Gardner and his wife Doris sat down with a group of second-graders in Smithtown, New York, to help them compose a song for Christmas. While there are different versions of the origin, they all involve a ...

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  15. Ex-Smithtown Highway Dept. secretary claims Superintendent Glenn Jorgensen sexually harassed herRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Newsday

    The former personal secretary to Smithtown Highway Superintendent Glenn Jorgensen is alleging that he sexually harassed her and created hostile work environment until he fired the woman in a jealous rage after finding out she was dating a highway department worker. Photo Credit: James Escher The former personal secretary to Smithtown Highway Superintendent Glenn Jorgensen is alleging that he sexually harassed her and created hostile work environment until he fired the woman in a jealous rage after finding out she was dating a highway department worker.

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  16. Smithtown Students Helping Others in the CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Patch.com

    During the last month, schools throughout the Smithtown Central School District conducted food drives to stock local food pantries and feed those less fortunate during the holiday season. Some students even prepared special meals for Thanksgiving.

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  17. Electric vehicle charging stations planned along LIERead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Newsday

    ... In addition to North Hempstead, the towns of Babylon, Brookhaven, Hempstead, Huntington, Islip, Oyster Bay and Smithtown are proposing to build two charging stations each. A feasibility study must be conducted, according a state description of the ...

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  18. Commack firm hopes to preserve land in deal to increase size of shopping center siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Newsday

    A Commack development company wants to preserve two vacant properties, donating one to the Town of Smithtown in exchange for increasing the size of its 54-acre shopping center site. PJ Venture LLC plans to present the proposal Tuesday at a public hearing, requesting modifications to conditions of a 1992 zone change for Consentino Commerce Center, in order to gain an additional 17,555 square... A Commack development company wants to preserve two vacant properties, donating one to the Town of Smithtown in exchange for increasing the size of its 54-acre shopping center site.

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  19. Smithtown Students, Staff Receive Suffolk Zone AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Patch.com

    This year's Suffolk Zone Award winners from Smithtown High Schools East and West were Madison Stapleton , Peter Torres , Cole Valinoti and Kayla Feeney . Presented by the New York State Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, the award was given to one female and one male in the 2015 graduating class of each high school who demonstrated outstanding physical performance, scholastic ability and leadership qualities while meeting high standards in the Healthy Fitness Zone and FitnessGram assessments.

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  20. 15 Job Openings Near Smithtown: Office Manager, Art Program Director, Nurse PractitionerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Patch.com

    Zachary Rantfle, 12, was walking to Memorial Junior High School Thursday morning when he was struck by a car, cops said. During last year's holiday policing effort, State Police charged more than 630 drivers with DWI, and handed out more than 38,000 tickets.

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