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  1. Motorcyclists ride to Manorville for annual 'Blessing of the Bikes' eventRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Newsday

    Elevated about 20-feet in the air in the bucket of a firetruck, a Roman Catholic priest bestowed blessings and holy water on an estimated 400 motorcyclists who traveled from across Long Island Sunday for the 12th annual Riders of Fire bike blessing in Manorville. The nonprofit group is made up of firefighters from across Long Island who also are off-duty motorcycle enthusiasts.

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  2. Motorcyclists ride to Manorville for annual 'Blessing of the Bikes' eventRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Newsday

    An estimated 400 motorcyclists drove to Manorville on Sunday for the 12th annual bike blessing organized by the Riders of Fire -- an organization of firefighters across Long Island who are also off-duty motorcycle enthusiasts. The nonprofit invites fire departments, EMTs and police officers from Suffolk and Nassau counties to the Shrine of Our Lady of the Island so that they may receive the... An estimated 400 motorcyclists drove to Manorville on Sunday for the 12th annual bike blessing organized by the Riders of Fire -- an organization of firefighters across Long Island who are also off-duty motorcycle enthusiasts.

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  3. Port Jefferson Station man arraigned on DWI charge following SUV crash into Miller Place homeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Newsday

    Gerard Tegins, 20, of Port Jefferson Station, was arrested Saturday, April 18, 2015, and charged with driving while intoxicated after Suffolk County police said he lost control of his car and plowed into a house in Miller Place, damaging the living room. Photo Credit: SCPD Gerard Tegins, 20, of Port Jefferson Station, was arrested Saturday, April 18, 2015, and charged with driving while intoxicated after Suffolk County police said he lost control of his car and plowed into a house in Miller Place, damaging the living room.

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  4. Suffolk Closeup: A watchdog for our waterRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Shelter Island Reporter

    ... reform," Mr. McAllister said. He has high praise for Brookhaven Town Supervisor Ed Romaine, a former Suffolk County legislator who represented much of the East End including Shelter Island. For a decade, Mr. McAllister, the former Peconic Baykeeper, ...

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  5. Police: Rocky Point Woman, Colleen Lopez, 47, Charged with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | NewsLI.com

    Suffolk County Police arrested a Rocky Point woman for driving while intoxicated with a 13-year-old female child in the vehicle last evening. According to police, Colleen Lopez, 47, was driving a 2003 Chevy Tahoe on Patchogue Yaphank Road when she was observed by a patrol officer assigned to DWI Enforcement as a member of the Safe-T Team at 8:40 p.m. An investigation by the officer revealed that Lopez was under the influence of alcohol and she was arrested and charged with Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated with a Child Passenger 15 Years Old or Younger in violation of Leandra's Law and Endangering the Welfare of a Child.

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  6. Port Jeff Man, Gerard Tegins, 20, Charged for DWI After Crashing SUV...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | NewsLI.com

    Suffolk County Police arrested a Port Jefferson Station man for driving while intoxicated after his vehicle crashed into a house in Miller Place early this morning. According to police, Gerard Tegins, 20, was driving a 2002 Hyundai SUV southbound on Harrison Avenue when he failed to stop at a stop sign on the corner of Harrison and Parkside Avenues.

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  7. Art adds color to LIRR stations in Massapequa, WyandanchRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Newsday

    ... . . helping to drive revitalization has been a key to the Wyandanch Rising project from the beginning," said Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone, while visiting the site Friday. "Now we're getting to see the physical manifestation of that in this ...

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  8. Long Island Man Dead After Crashing Into TreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | CBS Local

    ... - Police on Long Island are investigating a one-car crash that killed the driver and injured his passenger. Suffolk County police say a Honda struck a median, then veered off the road and hit a utility pole. Then it crashed into a tree. The ...

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  9. Police: Lindenhurst man dies after losing control of car in Brightwaters; passenger injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Newsday

    A Lindenhurst man was killed and his female passenger hurt after he hit a utility pole and a tree after losing control of his car on Union Boulevard in Brightwaters at about 1:45 a.m. on Saturday, April 18, 2015, according to Suffolk County police. Photo Credit: Paul Mazza A Lindenhurst man was killed and his female passenger hurt after he hit a utility pole and a tree after losing control of his car on Union Boulevard in Brightwaters at about 1:45 a.m. on Saturday, April 18, 2015, according to Suffolk County police.

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  10. GOP Assemb. Anthony Palumbo explores possible run against Steve BelloneRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Newsday

    ... more than 200 calls in the past week, said one adviser. Many pledged support, while others including former Suffolk County Executive Steve Levy offered advice. "No one should take an underdog assemblyman lightly," said Frank MacKay, state and ...

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  11. Police: Man hit, killed by pickup truck at Westhampton Beach schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Newsday

    ... about a minute later outside the high school on Lilac Road, said Westhampton Police Chief Trevor Gonce. Suffolk County medevac was called to the scene but was not used, Gonce said. Instead, the man was taken by ambulance to Peconic Bay Medical ...

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  12. Woman Charged With DWI Under Leandra's Law In YaphankRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | CBS Local

    ... - A Long Island mother is under arrest, accused of driving while intoxicated with a teenager in the car. Suffolk County police said 47-year-old Colleen Lopez was driving a Chevy Tahoe on Patchogue-Yaphank Road around 8:40 p.m. Friday when she was ...

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  13. Cops seek suspect in Commack jewelry store burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Newsday

    Suffolk County police are seeking the public's help in finding the person who burglarized a Commack jewelry store earlier this month. The unidentified suspect broke the glass door of D'Ore Jewelry, at 38 Jericho Tpke., shortly before 4 a.m. on April 6. Once inside, the suspect smashed several jewelry cases, stealing watches and jewelry.

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  14. Rocky Point woman faces Leandra's Law chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Newsday

    A Rocky Point woman is facing charges that she drove drunk with her 13-year-old daughter in car Friday night in Yaphank, Suffolk County police said. Colleen Lopez, 47, was driving a 2003 Chevy Tahoe at 8:40 p.m. on Patchogue Yaphank Road when she was pulled over by a patrol officer assigned to Suffolk's DWI enforcement unit.

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  15. Long Island man sentenced for huffing before fatal crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Times Beacon Record

    A Huntington man who admitted to huffing an aerosol cleaner before getting behind the wheel on New Year's eve in 2013 and broadsiding a 63-year-old Commack woman's car, killing her, was sentenced to four to 12 years in prison on Friday, according to the Suffolk County DA's office. State Supreme Court Justice John Collins sentenced James Murphy, 20, in Riverhead this morning after what DA spokesman Bob Clifford described in an email as an emotional courtroom scene.

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  16. Greening the way in Stony BrookRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Times Beacon Record

    ... his highway crew, who truly make our event possible. Legislator Kara Hahn represents the 5th District in the Suffolk County Legislature and Shawn Nuzzo is president of the Civic Association of the Setaukets and Stony Brook.

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  17. Opt outs: More than 71,700 LI students refused to take testRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Newsday

    Sixth-grade students take the New York State 2015 Common Core English Language Arts test at Pierson Middle School in Sag Harbor, Thursday, April 16, 2015. Photo Credit: Gordon M. Grant Sixth-grade students take the New York State 2015 Common Core English Language Arts test at Pierson Middle School in Sag Harbor, Thursday, April 16, 2015.

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  18. Burning garbage truck closes eastbound Sunrise Highway in Suffolk CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Newsday

    A garbage truck burning on Sunrise Highway on Friday afternoon led to a five-hour shutdown of eastbound lanes in Suffolk County, State Police said. The highway, off limits between Exit 62 in Eastport and Exit 63 in Westhampton, was reopened shortly before 7 p.m., authorities said.

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  19. April 17-Suffolk Arrest ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | 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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  20. Driver Who Huffed Cleaner Before Crash That Killed Commack Woman is Sentenced to PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Patch.com

    ... then ran a red light at the intersection of Commack and Hauppauge roads at 3:20 p.m. on December 31, 2013, Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota said. "The defendant's exact words at the crash scene were 'I was driving the white Blazer. I'm ...

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