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  1. January 30-Suffolk Arrest ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Patch.com

    All of the following information was supplied by the Suffolk County Police Department. A criminal charge is only an accusation and does not indicate a conviction.

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  2. Cops: Driver seriously hurt in Holbrook crashRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Newsday

    A man from Port Jefferson Station was seriously injured Friday morning in a two-car crash in Holbrook, Suffolk County police said. Lawrence Palestri, 60, was taken by ambulance to Stony Brook University Hospital following the accident at 10:50 a.m., police said.

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  3. Suffolk County Legislator Robert Trotta Applauds Boy Scout Troop...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | LongIsland.com

    Suffolk County Legislator Robert Trotta recognized Thomas Kowalski of Boy Scout Troop 125 for achieving the rank of Eagle Scout at his recent Court of ... Commack, NY - January 30, 2015 - Suffolk County Legislator Robert Trotta recognized Thomas Kowalski of Boy Scout Troop 125 for achieving the rank of Eagle Scout at his recent Court of Honor at the Commack United Methodist Church. For his Eagle Scout project, Thomas renovated the Turkey Vulture cage at the Sweetbriar Nature Center in Smithtown so it became a new house for the birds including the addition of wire mesh around the cage to insure privacy.

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  4. Costello indicted by grand juryRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Shelter Island Reporter

    A Suffolk grand jury has indicted the 71-year-old Greenport man accused of being drunk behind the wheel when swerving into oncoming traffic and striking another car and killing its passenger last month, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office announced Thursday. The charges against John Costello, a dock builder who owns Greenport's Costello Marine and has done extensive work on the Island's waterfront over the years, will be unsealed at an arraignment Feb. 11 in Riverside before state Supreme Court Justice Fernando Camacho.

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  5. Reward Offered: Police Seek Yaphank Hit-and-Run DriverRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... at the scene and the vehicle may have sustained damage to the rear passenger side quarter panel, police said. Suffolk County Crime Stoppers offers a cash reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest. Anyone with information about ...

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  6. Local Officer Wins Award At Annual Police Awards CeremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Patch.com

    The Suffolk County Sheriff's Office announced that a local officer was named "Officer of the Year" and awarded The Howard C. Stock Memorial Award at the 45th Annual Police Awards sponsored by the Southampton Town Kiwanis Club. Correction Officer Monique McCray received the top award during a ceremony held at the Atlantis Banquet Hall in Riverhead on Friday, January 23. Each year, fifteen East End police organizations compete for the coveted distinction, and also gather to pay tribute to exceptional officers from each agency.

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  7. SCPD Crime Alert: Information Sought About Yaphank Pedestrian Hit & RunRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | LongIsland.com

    January 30th, 2015 - Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Seventh Precinct Crime Section officers are seeking the public's assistance in identifying and locating the driver of an SUV that struck a pedestrian and fled the scene in Yaphank last week. A man was walking on the northbound shoulder of Yaphank Middle Island Road, between Main Street and the Middle Island Country Club, when he was struck by a vehicle that fled on January 18 at 6 p.m. The vehicle involved is possibly a 2002 or 2003 charcoal gray Toyota 4Runner, similar to the one in the photo to the right.

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  8. Copiague Woman Seriously Injured After Being Struck by PlowRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | LongIsland.com

    January 30th, 2015 - Suffolk County Police First Squad detectives are investigating a crash that seriously injured a woman in Copiague last evening. Blanche Pope, was walking across New Highway, between 41st Street and 42nd Street, when she was struck by a 1989 GMC pickup truck that was traveling northbound on New Highway at approximately 6:30 p.m. Pope, 53, of Copiague, suffered serious injuries and was transported to Stony Brook University Hospital via Suffolk County Police helicopter.

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  9. Cops: Man rescued from Riverhead apartment fire after 7-year-old calls 911Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... olunteer Ambulance -- then airlifted. A preliminary investigation by the Riverhead Detective Division and the Suffolk County Police Arson Squad determined the fire "originated on the stove located in the kitchen," police said Friday.

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  10. Suffolk Residents Urged to Donate BloodRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone donated blood Wednesday at the New York Blood Center after this week's snowstorm created the single-largest loss of scheduled blood donations in the New York metropolitan area since Superstorm Sandy. "It is important to remember that blizzards can have far-reaching impacts more than just school closings and snow removal.

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  11. Police looking for SUV in Yaphank hit-and-run of pedestrianRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Newsday

    Suffolk County police's Seventh Precinct Crime Section and Crime Stoppers said Friday they are looking for a sport utility vehicle that hit and injured a pedestrian in Yaphank earlier this month. A man walking on the north shoulder of Yaphank Middle Island Road, between Main Street and the Middle Island Country Club, at about 6 p.m. on Jan. 18 was struck by the SUV, police said.

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  12. Greenport man indicted for fatal DWI crashRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Empire State News

    A Suffolk County grand jury indicted a Greenport man arrested for drunk driving after a fatal crash on December 6 on Route 25 in Greenport. Crime lab testing of John Costello's blood showed the defendant had a blood-alcohol level of 0.17 after the crash.

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  13. 90 school districts in fiscal stressRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Empire State News

    ... ten school districts that were classified in "significant stress" were: Wyandanch Union Free School District (Suffolk County); Niagara-Wheatfield Central School District (Niagara); East Ramapo Central School District (Rockland); Lawrence Union Free ...

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  14. Renovations Have Been Completed At A Local Massage Therapy Center and Day SpaRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... spa space. Hands On HealthCare Massage Therapy is a recognized leader in advanced medical massage in Suffolk County, Long Island. Medical Massage is often the answer regarding pain, injury and disease. Hands On offers Pre-Natal and Post-Natal ...

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  15. Pedestrian, struck by truck in North Amityville, is seriously injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Newsday

    The Lindenhurst Fire Department and Suffolk County Police respond after A woman was seriously injured when she was struck by a pickup truck with a plow attached to it in North Amityville, police said A Copiague woman was seriously injured when she was struck by a pickup truck with a plow attached to it in North Amityville, police said. Blanche Pope, 53, was walking across New Highway between 41st and 42nd streets about 6:30 p.m., police said.

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  16. Feds to hold 2nd hearing on Fire Island dunes after flubRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Newsday

    Fire Islanders will get another chance to ask questions and express their views about the federal government's plan to condemn property and take it -- if necessary -- to build dunes. Suffolk County will hold a second public hearing at 6 p.m. Feb. 17 in the Van Nostrand Theatre at Suffolk County Community College's Brentwood campus, Gilbert Anderson, the county's public works commissioner,... Fire Islanders will get another chance to ask questions and express their views about the federal government's plan to condemn property and take it -- if necessary -- to build dunes.

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  17. Where did the snow go? Blizzard was a miss, but not a bustRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | KATV Little Rock

    Gov. Andrew Cuomo says a snowstorm-related New York City area travel ban is lifted, except for Suffolk County on Long Island. A treasure hunter locked in a legal battle over one of the greatest undersea hauls in American history was scheduled to appear in federal court Thursday after two years on the run.

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  18. Police: 2 men robbed Dix Hills gas stationRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... allege that the men pushed a store clerk and then stole the cash register. They were arrested after a Suffolk County police officer spotted one of the men throwing the cash register out of the window of a 2014 Nissan Altima. McAdams was arrested at ...

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  19. DA: Huntington man gets up to 63 years in prison for real estate scamRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    A Huntington man will spend the next several decades behind bars after being sentenced Thursday in a land investment scam that cheated senior citizens out of their retirement savings, Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota said. Paul White, 56, was sentenced Thursday to serve 21 to 63 years in prison after being convicted of seven counts of second-degree grand larceny.

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  20. Where did the snow go? Blizzard was a miss, but not a bustRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    Gov. Andrew Cuomo says a snowstorm-related New York City area travel ban is lifted, except for Suffolk County on Long Island. Rod McKuen, the husky-voiced "King of Kitsch" whose music and verse recordings won him an Oscar nomination and made him one of the best-selling poets in history, has died.

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