Suffolk County Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Cops: Man Calls Stranger Demanding MassageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Patch.com

    ... back, but not rental application. A report was filed with the Nissequogue Police Department as well as the Suffolk County Police Department's Fourth Precinct since the alleged attempted crimes took place in their respective jurisdictions. She was ...

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  2. Suffolk plots strategies for EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Newsday

    Health and law enforcement officials from Suffolk County gathered Wednesday to plot strategies in case an individual becomes infected with Ebola. Almost 40 people from county police agencies, jails and courts reviewed a theoretical scenario of a patient infected with Ebola who is diagnosed in a doctor's office.

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  3. Fall Foliage 2014: Peak colors arrive through Central New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The Post-Standard

    ... ellow and red leaves. Elsewhere in New York, the Adirondack and Catskill regions are mostly past peak colors. Suffolk County should approach midpoint by the weekend, following advances in Long Island and New York City this weekend.

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  4. Northport-East Northport school board holds special meeting about state auditRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Newsday

    The contentious issue of school districts' cash surpluses will be aired Wednesday night, as officials in the Northport-East Northport system hold a special public meeting to respond to a state report that they overestimated spending by $33.9 million over a five-year period. The meeting -- a rare one, in the sense that it deals solely with a state audit -- is scheduled to begin at 7:15 p.m.... The contentious issue of school districts' cash surpluses will be aired Wednesday night, as officials in the Northport-East Northport system hold a special public meeting to respond to a state report that they overestimated spending by $33.9 million over a five-year period.

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  5. Amityville murder trial defendant sues judge, prosecutor, othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Newsday

    An Amityville man representing himself at his murder trial in Suffolk County has filed a federal lawsuit against the judge, prosecutor, his former lawyer and almost every agency connected with the case, claiming a "clear conspiracy" by all to violate his rights. Jonathan Thompson, 34, is seeking $500 million and a stay of his trial, which begins Thursday with jury selection. 1 comment

  6. Long Island Bus Riders Union Members Riding Buses From Queens To East HamptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Patch.com

    The Long Island Bus Riders Union began "Rate the Ride" event on Wednesday and will end up at the East Hampton Long Island Railroad Station on Thursday at 12:15 p.m. Several BRU members will be traveling from Jamaica, Queens to both North and South forks of Long Island using only Nassau and Suffolk County buses. "Our purpose is to demonstrate the importance of Long Island's public transportation system while bringing attention to the most common concerns and struggles that bus riders are facing, many of which include late or no-show buses," the BRU website reads.

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  7. Islip Arts Council overbilled Suffolk, says SawickiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Newsday

    The Islip Arts Council improperly overbilled Suffolk County $15,444 for various concerts in 2012 and 2013 as well as portions of salaries for council staff that were also funded by other groups, Comptroller Joseph Sawicki disclosed in a new audit. Because of the findings, the county has withheld $6,109 in claims made by the council on its 2013 contract, and Sawicki said the nonprofit group... The Islip Arts Council improperly overbilled Suffolk County $15,444 for various concerts in 2012 and 2013 as well as portions of salaries for council staff that were also funded by other groups, Comptroller Joseph Sawicki disclosed in a new audit.

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  8. LGBT group receives threatening lettersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Washington Blade

    A Long Island LGBT advocacy group last week received letters that included threats to kill its CEO and burn down a planned housing complex for gay seniors. Long Island GLBT Services Network CEO David Kilmnick told WCBS that "expletive-laced" letters arrived at his organization's headquarters in Bay Shore in Suffolk County on Oct. 9. He said the letters also arrived at Long Island GLBT Services Network's office in neighboring Nassau County on the same day.

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  9. Tick Committee ExtendedRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Sag Harbor Online

    The Suffolk County Legislature on October 7 at the request of Legislator Jay Schneiderman unanimously agreed to extend the Tick Control Advisory Committee until the 2016 annual Vector Control Plan is adopted by the legislature.

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  10. Krupski Backs BishopRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Sag Harbor Online

    Suffolk County Legislator Al Krupski, a Democrat who represents the North Fork, announced last week that he would endorse U.S. Representative Tim Bishop in his bid for a seventh term in Congress.

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  11. Guardrails To Be DiscussedRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Sag Harbor Online

    When the Suffolk County Department of Public Works installed new guardrails along a stretch of Long Beach Road between North Haven and Noyac, there was a groundswell of criticism from residents who said the new rails both spoiled the view and could pose a safety hazard for bicyclists and pedestrians.

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  12. Islip approves holiday light show permits for Girl Scouts, but with a warningRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Newsday

    The Girl Scouts of Suffolk County has received the green light to hold its popular holiday light show in Bayport in December, but it may need to move next year. The Girl Scouts of Suffolk County has received the green light to hold its popular holiday light show in Bayport in December, but it may need to move next year.

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  13. Asharoken's Sandpiper Farm battles with town over millions in property taxes in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Newsday

    ... paid and what they believe they should have paid had the property been assessed as agricultural land. The Suffolk County Legislature agreed in 2012 to include Sandpiper Farm in one of its agricultural districts, which are assessed differently than ...

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  14. Letter: Lack of Dem support for King challengerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Newsday

    ... provided zero support to their congressional candidate, but that doesn't represent how the rest of us feel. Suffolk County Democratic Party chairman Rich Schaffer said, "We don't view this race as competitive." How is it that Schaffer could run for ...

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  15. Letter: Green Party avoids fusion ballotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Newsday

    ... provided zero support to their congressional candidate, but that doesn't represent how the rest of us feel. Suffolk County Democratic Party chairman Rich Schaffer said, "We don't view this race as competitive." How is it that Schaffer could run for ...

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  16. Woman Sentenced To Three Years Probation In Animal Cruelty CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | LongIsland.com

    October 15, 2014 - The Suffolk County SPCA issued a statement today announcing that an Amityville woman was sentenced to a term of three years probation last week in an animal abuse case stemming from the dumping of 2 puppies in Riverhead on December 18, 2012. The male puppy succumbed to his injuries on Dec. 29, 2012.

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  17. William Floyd, Family Service League Partner on New Family CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | LongIsland.com

    ... Center will be a great asset to our community." Family Service League already operates Family Centers in four Suffolk County communities and provides a variety of services to assist families. Coordinators will be able to assist with providing ...

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  18. Woman Sentenced To Three Years Probation For Dumping Two Puppies At Riverhead Animal HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2012 | Patch.com

    The Suffolk County SPCA issued a statement Wednesday that an Amityville woman was sentenced to a term of three years probation last week in an animal abuse case stemming from the dumping of two puppies in Riverhead on December 18, 2012.

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  19. Deer & Tick Committee budget to get more Town Board attentionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Shelter Island Reporter

    ... ut more state money coming to the town for deer control, but isn't counting on that happening. He also thinks Suffolk County might eventually put money to the program, but not by next year.

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  20. Maggie Rosales, Long Island Teen, Found Stabbed to DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | News Max

    Maggie Rosales, an 18-year-old high school student from Long Island, was found stabbed to death over the weekend in Huntington Station, a community that law enforcement officials say is becoming all too familiar with such occurrences. A pedestrian discovered Rosales' body on Lynch Street in Huntington Station, New York, around 11:25 p.m. Sunday, Suffolk County police told WCBS-TV .

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