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  1. Motorist in New York caught in carpool with dummy as passengerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Big News Network.com

    ... over for speeding in a carpool lane and discovered the passenger was a wooden dummy in a hooded sweatshirt. Suffolk County Highway Patrol Officer Jonathan Abrams said he spotted a car speeding in the high-occupancy vehicle lane on the Long Island ...

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  2. Walgreens selfie-thief sought after leaving pic behindRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | New York Post

    The above 'selfie' was used on a wanted poster by Suffolk County cops looking for a woman who used a Walgreens photo machine and left without paying. A Long Island woman used a Walgreens photo machine to snap several pictures of herself and ran off with the prints without paying - but she forgot about the big digital picture of herself still on the screen.

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  3. City charter students attend 'failing schools crisis' rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    ... Dean Skelos (R-Nassau County), Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul and Senate Education Committee Chairman John Flanagan (R-Suffolk County).

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  4. LI nonprofits part of huge effort to end homelessness among veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... in Bay Shore. A fellow veteran suggested that Scott get help from the Economic Opportunity Council of Suffolk County, the agency that employs Erwin and Dellasso. A caseworker there helped him find a real estate broker with success convincing ...

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  5. Suffolk planning panel calls for LIRR electrificationRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... speaks to the Long Island Regional Planning Council at Hofstra University on March 3, 2015 in Hempstead. The Suffolk County Planning Commission Wednesday urged the MTA to electrify Long Island Rail Road tracks to Port Jefferson, Riverhead and ...

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  6. NY charities got less than half of $302M raised by telemarketers, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... services included Peconic Bay Health System and Little Shelter Animal Adoption Center, both located in Suffolk County, according to the report. Despite the high cost of telemarketing services seen in 2013, the share of funds going to charities in ...

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  7. Police: LI man arrested after crashing into nail salonRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    A Long Island man was arrested Wednesday on drugged driving charges after he crashed into a nail salon in Deer Park, Suffolk County police said. Authorities said the incident started shortly after 3 p.m. Wednesday when Michael Fusaro, 36, of Huntington Station, lost control of his GMC Envoy in the parking lot of a Hess gas station on Deer Park Avenue and drove over a snow bank.

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  8. Female Sergeant Files Sexual Discrimination Suit Against Southampton TownRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Sag Harbor Online

    ... about what happened with Officer [Eric] Sickles. There was an investigation by the Internal Affairs Bureau of Suffolk County which questioned certain officers, including Sgt. Ralph. She told the truth, and they retailiated against her." In April ...

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  9. Study Ranks Rt. 25 In Suffolk County As Most Dangerous For PedestriansRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... the region. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS) NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) - For the second year in a row, Rt. 25 in Suffolk County has been named the most dangerous road for pedestrians in the region by the Tri-State Transportation Campaign. As 1010 WINS' ...

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  10. Suffolk patrol officer hurt in crash with SUV in Huntington Village, cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Newsday

    Rescuers move an injured Suffolk County police officer from his vehicle after it collided with a sport utility vehicle early Wednesday afternoon, March 4, 2015, on Main Street, east of New York Avenue in Huntington. Photo Credit: James Carbone Rescuers move an injured Suffolk County police officer from his vehicle after it collided with a sport utility vehicle early Wednesday afternoon, March 4, 2015, on Main Street, east of New York Avenue in Huntington.

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  11. CommentsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Sag Harbor Online

    ... The lack of transportation available for those who don't yet drive, however, might soon be addressed as Suffolk County Legislator Jay Schneiderman next week will hold the first meeting of a new subcommittee made up of students interested in trying ...

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  12. 60% of N.Y.'s traffic deaths were in NYC area, study saysRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    ... and 2013 - even as a pair of major highways on Long Island retained the "Most Dangerous" mantle. Route 25 in Suffolk County had the highest body count during the three-year period with 20 deaths while Route 24 in Nassau County ranked second most ...

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  13. Route 25 in Suffolk again ranks as region's most dangerous road for pedestriansRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... intersection with the Sagtikos Parkway on Tuesday, March 3, 2015. For the second year in a row, Route 25 in Suffolk County has been named the most dangerous road for pedestrians in the region in an annual study. The study, which compiled federal ...

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  14. Police release 'selfie' of woman suspected of stealing photosRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Newsday

    Suffolk County police released this "selfie" of a woman suspected of stealing photographs on Jan. 14, 2015, from a self-service machine at the Walgreens at 655 Middle Country Rd., Selden. The suspect left the store at about 3:20 p.m. without paying for the photos but left behind her selfie, police said in a release on March 4, 2015.

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  15. LIRR train strikes car in Patchogue; crash is 2nd in 24 hoursRead the original story

    Yesterday | Newsday

    A Long Island Rail Road train struck an unauthorized vehicle on railroad tracks in Patchogue on March 3, 2015. The driver of the vehicle was transported to the hospital after the crash at the Rider Avenue grade crossing just after noon, Suffolk County police said.

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  16. Bellone nominates Barry Paul as interim county treasurer to replace Angie CarpenterRead the original story

    Yesterday | Newsday

    Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone, pictured on Jan. 5, 2015 at the Suffolk County Legislature in Hauppauge, has nominated Barry Paul for county treasurer. Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone, pictured on Jan. 5, 2015 at the Suffolk County Legislature in Hauppauge, has nominated Barry Paul for county treasurer.

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  17. Suffolk lawmakers kill bill to tighten rules on OTB casinosRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    In a blow to Medford video slot opponents, on March 3, 2015 in Riverhead, the Suffolk County Legislature voted down a bill that would have required Off-Track Betting Corp. board members to get community support before opening a gambling parlor. In a blow to Medford video slot opponents, on March 3, 2015 in Riverhead, the Suffolk County Legislature voted down a bill that would have required Off-Track Betting Corp. board members to get community support before opening a gambling parlor.

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  18. TSTC Dangerous Roads Report: NYC Must Fund Vision Zero Street RedesignsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | StreetsBlog.org

    ... from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. For the second consecutive year, Jericho Turnpike in Suffolk County and Hempstead Turnpike in Nassau saw the most fatalities, with 20 and 11 deaths, respectively. But most of the deadliest ...

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  19. Jericho Turnpike in Suffolk again ranks as region's most dangerous road for pedestriansRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... with the Sagtikos Parkway on Tuesday, March 3, 2015. For the second year in a row, Jericho Turnpike in Suffolk County has been named the most dangerous road for pedestrians in the region in an annual study. The study, which compiled federal accident ...

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  20. Most Recent CommentRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Brooklynian

    ... beaches are always full. Better to take the B44 to the junction and get on the bus to Riis Park. By the way, Suffolk County buses don't run much better. Long Island is a disaster on many fronts. Their poor transportation system and nice beaches are ...

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