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  1. Suffolk Closeup: Chopper meeting wrap upRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Shelter Island Reporter

    ... to park blocks away from a hearing site. The folks at the hearing were from all over eastern Long Island. As Suffolk County Legislator Al Krupski of Southold testified, he represents a legislative district that starts on Fishers Island and extends ...

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  2. Boston woman charged with pretending to be marathon bombing victim for moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    A woman from Boston will appear in court next week after being charged with claiming she was injured in the Boston Marathon bombing, which prosecutors say netted her tens of thousands of dollars. Joanna Leigh, 41, is scheduled to be arraigned Monday in Suffolk County Superior Court for larceny and making a false claim to a government agency.

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  3. Boston woman pretended to be a marathon bombing victim to get money - authoritiesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    ... say netted her tens of thousands of dollars. Joanna Leigh, 41, is scheduled to be arraigned Monday in Suffolk County Superior Court for larceny and making a false claim to a government agency. She was at the Boston Marathon in 2013, but was not hurt ...

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  4. Suffolk PBA head said to consider unseating Legis. Rob TrottaRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Newsday

    Suffolk County PBA President Noel Digerolamo speaks at a press conference outside of police headquarters in Yaphank on Jan. 17, 2014. Photo Credit: Ed Betz Suffolk County PBA President Noel Digerolamo speaks at a press conference outside of police headquarters in Yaphank on Jan. 17, 2014.

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  5. Blaze on New York's Fire Island ruins gay resort landmarksRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... who lives near Hackensack, New Jersey, and drove to Long Island early Friday to respond to the blaze. The Suffolk County police arson squad and the town of Brookhaven's fire marshal's office were conducting routine investigations to determine the ...

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  6. Suffolk leader pitches faster training for officers certified by state police councilRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Newsday

    The Republican leader of the Suffolk County Legislature, seeking to rein in police overtime costs, wants police to explore speeding up training for new county officers who already have completed state-approved training elsewhere. Legis.

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  7. Residents, investigators return to scene of devastating Cherry Grove fireRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Newsday

    Firefighters battle a blaze in Cherry Grove on Fire Island on Friday, March 27, 2015. Two Fire Island landmarks -- the Ice Palace bar and the Holly House Hotel -- were destroyed and the boardwalk was damaged, Suffolk County police and fire officials said.

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  8. Environmental crimes cases, like Suffolk's illegal dumping probe, pose unique challenges, experts sayRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... with the cost of repairing the environmental damage the crimes have caused. A special grand jury convened by Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota last year returned a 32-count indictment in December against six men and four companies in ...

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  9. Boston police officer shot in face expected to recoverRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... the shooting to ensure that Moynihan followed departmental procedures throughout the incident, said Suffolk County District Attorney Daniel Connolly. "It's going to be completely transparent," Connolly said of the review, which he added would be ...

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  10. Boston police officer shot during traffic stop expected to recoverRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    ... the shooting to ensure that Moynihan followed departmental procedures throughout the incident, said Suffolk County District Attorney Daniel Connolly. "It's going to be completely transparent," Connolly said of the review, which he added would be ...

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  11. DEC extends open season for bay scallop harvesting to April 30Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... New York's bay scallops are primarily located in the waters of the Peconic and Gardiners bays in eastern Suffolk County, largely in the towns of Riverhead, Southold, Shelter Island, Southampton and East Hampton. The harsh winter temperatures caused ...

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  12. Shelter Island Justice CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Shelter Island Reporter

    ... speeding -58 mph in a 40-mph zone. The case against Thomas P. Ritzler of Shelter Island was transferred to Suffolk County Superior Court. He was charged with driving while intoxicated, possession of marijuana, driving without a license, criminal ...

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  13. Environmental crimes cases, like Suffolk's toxic dumping probe, pose unique challenges, experts sayRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... with the cost of repairing the environmental damage the crimes have caused. A special grand jury convened by Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota last year returned a 32-count indictment in December against six men and four companies in ...

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  14. Snow falling across Long Island on Saturday, with 1 to 3 inches possible in parts of SuffolkRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    ... for parts of Suffolk, though Nassau should get just a coating. "The best chance for steady snow will be for Suffolk County, places like Medford, to Riverhead and Montauk," Augeri said. Nassau will be "in and out" of the snow showers. Although ...

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  15. Fire Island Landmark Destroyed in Blaze: OfficialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NBC New York

    ... Friday, officials say. The blaze broke out at Bayview and Holly walks in Cherry Grove at about 1:30 a.m., Suffolk County police say. When firefighters arrived, several buildings were engulfed, including the Grove Hotel. "It's heartbreaking. It was a ...

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  16. Food testing business seeks aid to buy ex-Grumman building in MelvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Newsday

    ... 20,000 square feet at 200 Express St. in Plainview. "We intend to use all of" the new building, he told the Suffolk County Industrial Development Agency. "We need the space." The IDA agreed Thursday to support the project with $631,300 in tax ...

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  17. Dad arrested after 11-year-old son brings unloaded handgun to Tangier ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Newsday

    ... of the boy notified school officials at dismissal. The district said school officials "immediately" notified Suffolk County police, adding: "At no point were students and staff in danger." It was not clear what the term "non-functional" meant. ...

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  18. Paws for a Cause: Walk to End Domestic Violence & Animal AbuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Patch.com

    May 2nd: Fun filled morning for adults, children and pets to support services to humans and animals impacted by domestic violence. Join us for a fun filled morning while supporting the work of Suffolk County Coalition Against Domestic Violence! May 2nd, 9am-1pm at Shore Front Park in Patchogue! $15 in advance, $20 day of event.

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  19. Blaze destroys Holly House, Grove Hotel in Cherry Grove on Fire Island, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    Firefighters battle a blaze in Cherry Grove on Fire Island on Friday, March 27, 2015. Two Fire Island landmarks -- the Ice Palace bar and the Holly House Hotel -- were destroyed and the boardwalk was damaged, Suffolk County police and fire officials said.

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  20. In East End health care shuffle, Peconic Bay Medical Center to join North Shore-LIJ systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    ... of the health care for the people I represent," he said. "I'm not going to cede the health care for people in Suffolk County to Nassau County." LaValle said he was going to explore antitrust concerns and the fact that North Shore-LIJ has its own ...

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