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  1. Long Island Tuba Quartet at the Bayport-Blue Point Public LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | Patch.com

    ... the sounds of their tubas and euphoniums. "Formed in 1986, to perform at the Tubafest, sponsored by the Suffolk County Music Educator's Association (SCMEA) the Long Island Tuba Quartet was such a hit that year that the members kept it going and it ...

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  2. Police: Bay Shore Man Wanted For Larceny Arrested After Traffic Violation in LaurelRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | Patch.com

    Southold Police arrested a Bay Shore man who had an active warrant out of Suffolk County First District Court for larceny, police said.

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  3. Police: East Northport man hit, critically injured by car in BabylonRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Newsday

    A 47-year-old East Northport man was struck and critically injured by a car Thursday night in Babylon, police said. Suffolk County police said the victim, whose identity was not released, was transported to Southside Hospital in Bay Shore by Babylon Rescue.

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  4. Buffalo snow ending, but rain possibleRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Newsday

    Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone announced on Nov. 20, 2014, that the county would help answer the City of Buffalo's request for aid to deal with a historic snowfall that has blanketed the region. The historic storm has dropped nearly 6 feet of snow on western New York over the past three days and caused at least eight deaths.

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  5. Catapano named director of Suffolk IDARead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... Thursday unanimously approved Catapano's appointment, which was introduced by board chairman Joanne Minieri, Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone's top economic development adviser. Catapano, 54, of Lake Grove, will be paid $155,000 per year. "I'm ...

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  6. LI trophy maker eyes new $13M Hauppauge facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... increased online sales, said president James O'Boyle. "The business just keeps growing," he said. Thursday, Suffolk County's Industrial Development Agency agreed to provide Trophy Depot's project with a $202,688 sales tax exemption, a mortgage ...

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  7. Wyandanch library officials misspent thousands of dollars, audit reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Newsday

    Wyandanch Public Library officials paid tens of thousands of dollars for questionable overtime, travel and other expenses, according to a stinging audit released Thursday by New York State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli's office. The findings have been forwarded to Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota for further review, the comptroller's office reported.

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  8. Bill to regulate school speed cameras tabled in Suffolk committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Newsday

    A bill to regulate planned school-zone speed cameras in Suffolk County failed to get out of a legislative committee Thursday, after Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone and some lawmakers raised objections. Administration officials said they still were in the process of selecting a vendor to operate the cameras and that it was too soon to begin setting rules.

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  9. Suffolk audit finds $923,000 in insurance overchargesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... Sawicki. While the overcharges were less than one percent of the billings, he said, "That money belongs to Suffolk County taxpayers and our job is to ensure that those expenses are accurate and prudent." The audit, which cost $50,000, was conducted ...

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  10. Southold adds 8 officers to police forceRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... in the rural town of about 22,000 people, and his department is working with the FBI, New York State Police, Suffolk County police and other agencies to monitor the situation. "That was the first really violent spillover that we've had from any gang ...

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  11. Sean Farrell found mentally incompetent to stand trial on charges of killing motherRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... had a firm grip on reality, he was lucid after his arrest. But Farrell has deteriorated significantly in the Suffolk County jail, which Russo said is not able to treat people like Farrell. "There was a time when he knew he had done a bad thing," ...

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  12. This week in Shelter Island historyRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Shelter Island Reporter

    ... to a major incident. POSTSCRIPT: Welcome to 2014, when Southold Police act as dispatchers, backed up by Suffolk County. There's a movement, somewhat slow to implement, to switch from low band to high band service among the various departments to ...

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  13. Lindsay III Attends Sayville High School's Career DayRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | LongIsland.com

    November 20, 2014 - Suffolk County Legislator Bill Lindsay III participated in Sayville High School's Pathways to Prosperity Career Day on Tuesday, November 18th. Lindsay III took part in the law and government interest group, alongside Police Officer Nancy Ward, Attorney Patricia Carrol, and Brooklyn Assistant District Attorney Diane Novak.

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  14. Suffolk County Legislator Pushes For Study To Find Impact Of Plastic Microbeads On EnvironmentRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | CBS Local

    NEW YORK - The small, plastic microbeads found in some facial and body washes have prompted a Suffolk County legislator to push for a study of their effect on the environment. "There are thousands in any particular container and they build up in the environment, such as our Long Island Sound and our bays and our waterways here on Long Island.

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  15. Long Island counties dispatch snow help to BuffaloRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | 13WHAM

    ... say they have sent 14 workers and about a dozen pieces of snow removal equipment to the region to assist. Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone says in a statement that the county is reciprocating for assistance it received after Superstorm Sandy, ...

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  16. Adelphi University's Award-Winning Exploring Critical Issues Discusses Climate ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | LongIsland.com

    ... from 43 states and 45 foreign countries. With its main campus in Garden City and its centers in Manhattan, Suffolk County , and Poughkeepsie, the University, chartered in 1896, maintains a commitment to liberal studies, in tandem with rigorous ...

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  17. Patrick Orsini, Formerly of Huntington Station, DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... 0:30 a.m., with the burial following at Calverton National Cemetery. Those who wish may send donations to the Suffolk County ASPCA online at www. suffolkspca.org or by mail to P.O. Box 6100, Hauppauge, NY 11788.

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  18. Legislator Anker and Chamber of Commerce Ask Residents To Put Your Money Where Your House IsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | LongIsland.com

    November 20, 2014 - Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker is partnering with the North Brookhaven Chamber of Commerce to encourage residents to shop local this holiday season. Throughout the month of November, residents who shop at local businesses will be eligible for prizes and much more.

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  19. Pat-Med Football Plays for County Title FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Patch.com

    The Patchogue-Medford High School football team is set to take on Lindenhurst in the Suffolk County Division I championship game on Friday night. The Raiders come into the game as the No.

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  20. Suffolk County Legislator Robert Trotta Congratulates Kings Park Boy ...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | LongIsland.com

    November 20th, 2014 - Suffolk County Legislator Robert Trotta praised Peter Gonatas of Fort Salonga for achieving the esteemed rank of Eagle Scout. Peter has been an active member of Troop 75 since 2007 and has held numerous leadership posts during his scouting years.

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