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  1. New Area Code on Long Island AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | LongIsland.com

    December 19, 2014 - The New York State Public Service Commission today announced that the North American Numbering Plan Administrator has assigned a new area code for Suffolk County . The new 934 area code will provide additional much-needed phone numbers for residents and businesses in Suffolk County.

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  2. 2011 UFO: The Nissequogue UFO IncidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Syracuse New Times

    ... way northward, causing significant storm surge and coastal flooding. On the north shore of Long Island, the Suffolk County bayside community of Nissequogue, NY (pronounced NISS-ETM-kwog) was dealing with surge flooding. Charlie, a local boat owner ...

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  3. East End PD's to get 'fair shake' from county taxesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Shelter Island Reporter

    East End police departments and villages across Suffolk County will benefit from a collective $6 million in sales tax revenue over the next three years, thanks to a new agreement announced by County Executive Steven Bellone during a press conference at Southampton Town Hall Wednesday afternoon. The deal is one step in the right direction for securing a fair split in sales tax revenue for the towns - which aren't policed by Suffolk County Police Department - a budgeting issue Legislator Jay Schneiderman , who represents the Island, said he had been working on for more than a decade.

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  4. Police: Woman Steals Wallet From King Kullen CustomerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Patch.com

    Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and the Riverhead Police Department are looking for a woman who stole a wallet at the Wading River King Kullen last month. A woman took another customer's wallet and left the store, located at 6233 Route 25A, on Saturday, Nov. 1, officials said.

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  5. Astoria Bank Opens New Melville LocationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Patch.com

    ... Macaluso, executive director, Melville Chamber of Commerce; Craig Weiss, managing director, T. Weiss Realty; Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone; Ted Weiss, CEO, T. Weiss Realty; Mayra DiRico, director of Retail Banking, Astoria Bank; Craig Levy, ...

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  6. McNemar hearing delayed, now free on bailRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Shelter Island Reporter

    Michael McNemar, 43, of Shelter Island is free on $100 bail after a hearing on an alleged probation violation was put off in Suffolk County Criminal Court in Riverhead Wednesday. He is due back in court January 29. Mr. McNemar pleaded guilty in 2013 before Judge John Toomey when he was charged with assault with intent to cause serious physical injury, following his arrest on the Island on March 21, 2013.

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  7. Suspect Wanted for Stealing Beats Headphones from Centereach WalmartRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | LongIsland.com

    December 19th, 2014 - Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Sixth Precinct Crime Section officers are seeking the public's help to identify and locate the man who stole merchandise from a Centereach store. A man entered Walmart, located at 161 Middle Country Road, and stole two cell phone cases and a pair of Beats by Dre headphones on December 13, 2014 at approximately 12 p.m. The merchandise has a combined value of more than $300.

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  8. Woman Wanted for Stealing Wallet from Wading River Grocery StoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | LongIsland.com

    December 19th, 2014 - Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and the Riverhead Police Department are seeking the public's assistance in identifying and locating the person who stole a wallet from a Wading River King Kullen last month. On Saturday, November 1, 2014 a woman took a wallet that belonged to another customer and left the store, located at 6233 Route 25A.

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  9. Police probe car fires in East Patchogue Pathmark parking lotRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Newsday

    Investigators are trying to determine the cause of a fire that destroyed two cars in the parking lot of a Pathmark on Thursday night in East Patchogue. Suffolk County police said the fire on Medford Avenue was reported just after 10:30 p.m. Fire officials said volunteers from the North Patchogue Fire Department responded to the scene.

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  10. Nearby: Coast Guard Rescues Boater Who Ran Aground In A Multi Agency RescueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Patch.com

    On Weds December 17th, at approximately 11:20 PM Suffolk County Police received a report of a missing boater in the Great south bay near Bellport. According to the victims family he left in a 23 foot vessel from a boat launch area on Beaverdam Rd. Police immediately dispatched boats from the Marine Bureau as well as a police helicopter to search the area beginning in Bellport.

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  11. Long Island, NYS high school graduation rates rise in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Newsday

    ... But graduation rates dipped in dozens of local school systems, including the William Floyd district in Suffolk County where 76.9 percent of seniors got diplomas last spring, compared with 77.4 percent the previous years. Superintendent Paul Casciano ...

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  12. Suffolk IDA approves aid for Forest Labs projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Newsday

    Suffolk County Thursday approved tax breaks for the planned $50 million purchase and renovation of a Forest Laboratories building in Commack. Bethpage-based commercial developer Steel Equities applied to the county's Industrial Development Agency in November seeking aid for its conversion of Forest Labs' 420,000-square-foot former packaging facility into multitenant office space.

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  13. LIPA Pulls Plug on Offshore Wind FarmRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | The East Hampton Star

    A proposed offshore wind farm to be situated 30 miles east of Montauk is in doubt in the wake of the Long Island Power Authority's decision on Wednesday to reject the proposed installation. LIPA will, however, pursue 11 land-based solar farms in Suffolk County.

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  14. West Hampton Dunes beach renourishment project on track for December completionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Newsday

    ... Hampton Dunes from 1997 to 2027 as part of a legal settlement with village officials, who sued the Corps, Suffolk County and New York State over massive damage from storms in the early 1990s. The Army Corps and state have spent $39 million over 18 ...

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  15. Nature Notes: Dwarf Pines Under AttackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The East Hampton Star

    ... mark. But all in all, pitch pines probably outnumber all of the other species and in large areas of central Suffolk County they can be the only tree species for acres and acres. Timothy Dwight, president of Yale University in the early 19th century, ...

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  16. LI Briefs: Village reveals $20M budget planRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Newsday

    ... is relatively easy for nonmedical professionals to use when someone overdoses, officials said. The Suffolk County Department of Health Services started offering the community Narcan training in 2012, and the Northport-East Northport Drug-Alcohol ...

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  17. Stranded boater rescued by Coast Guard helicopter in Great South Bay, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Newsday

    A Brookhaven man who went out on his boat without a radio or cellphone was rescued from the Great South Bay early Thursday after his vessel went aground, Suffolk County police said. Derek Schleede, 53, was missing for nearly 12 hours after boarding his 23-foot center console at about 2:30 p.m. Wednesday to go duck hunting, police said.

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  18. GOP criticizes Bellone spending plans for East EndRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Newsday

    Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone at the Suffolk County Police Academy on Monday, Dec. 15, 2014. Photo Credit: Steve Pfost Republicans on Wednesday accused Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone of trying to bolster votes on the East End with his promise to spend millions more for town and village police departments over the next few years.

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  19. Reward Offered: Police Seek Man Who Stole Wallet in Kings ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Patch.com

    ... 28 at about 5:45 p.m. A credit card in the wallet was later used at a Deer Park gas station, 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 this ...

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  20. Two Teens Arrested for Stealing Packages from In Front of HomesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | LongIsland.com

    December 18, 2014 - Suffolk County Police have arrested two teens for stealing packages from in front of homes in Bayport and Sayville. In response to multiple 911 calls reporting possible thefts of packages that had been delivered to homes in Bayport and Sayville, Fifth Precinct Police Officer Michael Ferrara located a vehicle matching the description given by callers on Montauk Highway in Blue Point at approximately 2:15 p.m. yesterday.

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