Suffolk County Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Suffolk Executive Steve Bellone urges funding transportation projects as key to economic growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Newsday

    Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone gives his State of the County speech in Hauppauge on Thursday, March 26, 2015. Photo Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone urged state leaders in his State of the County speech Thursday night to fund transportation projects, sewers and parking at research hubs and downtowns as a way to spur job growth and keep young people on Long Island.

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  2. Nicholas Guerrero, cop hurt in hit-run, among Suffolk officers promotedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Newsday

    ... in a hit-and-run in September while trying to pull over a stolen vehicle. (Credit: Newsday / Chris Ware) A Suffolk County police officer who was seriously injured by a driver fleeing in a stolen vehicle was among dozens of officers honored in a ...

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  3. Suffolk IDA supports $2.3M tax break to developer of Northport veterans housingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Newsday

    The Suffolk County Industrial Development Agency unanimously voted Thursday to support a $2.3 million tax break for a proposed veterans assisted-living center in Northport. The Northport Veterans Affairs Medical Center has been working with Sarasota, Florida-based developer Communities for Veterans for approval to build a $47.5 million, 110-unit facility on the hospital's grounds.

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  4. Islip, Brookhaven reach pact on trashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Newsday

    ... debris and other materials in a safe and responsible manner." "We're the first and second largest towns" in Suffolk County, he said. "We're going to find ways to cooperate and save costs and do things jointly. Shared services is the buzzword, and ...

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  5. Letter: Limiting pool of bidders will costRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Newsday

    Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone speaks as members of the county legislature attend an annual organizational meeting at the William H. Rogers Legislature Building in Hauppauge on Monday, Jan. 5, 2015. Photo Credit: Steve Pfost Suffolk County has passed a law that will limit opportunities for local small businesses, reduce competition for government contracts and increase construction costs for county taxpayers ["Protest over Suffolk labor law," News, Feb. 27].

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  6. Jail decision a win for Suffolk taxpayersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Newsday

    Score a victory for sound judgment. State officials have put on hold a mandate that Suffolk County build a new jail.

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  7. Nine LI high school students arrested for fight that injured teen earlier this monthRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Empire State News

    Suffolk County Police arrested nine high school students involved in a physical altercation that occurred in Ronkonkoma earlier this month. On Saturday, March 7, a group of Connetquot High School students got into a fight on Remington Avenue at approximately 3 p.m. A 15-year-old male suffered a broken jaw during the altercation which was videotaped by a bystander.

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  8. Barry Manilow interviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | MyFoxNY

    ... Chief Craig Williams says three firefighters suffered minor injuries battling the blaze. Investigators from Suffolk County police and the town of Brookhaven are working to determine the cause. Several structures, including two well-known Fire Island ...

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  9. Blaze on New York's Fire Island ruins gay resort landmarksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Lexington Herald-Leader

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

    Friday Mar 27 | NBC Philadelphia

    Several buildings, including a well-known boardwalk landmark, were destroyed in a blaze on Fire Island early 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.

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  11. Cops: Brooklyn Tractor Trailer Driver, Henadz Nazarchuk, 35, Charged...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | NewsLI.com

    Suffolk County Police arrested the operator of an 18-wheeler tractor trailer for driving while intoxicated in Bohemia early this morning. According to police, Suffolk County Highway Patrol Officers Jonathan Abrams, Richard Gandolfo and Robert Mudzinski observed a tractor trailer that was pulled over to the right shoulder on eastbound Sunrise Highway, with the engine running and the driver asleep at the wheel, at 2:35 a.m. Henadz Nazarchuk, 35, of Brooklyn, was arrested and charged with Driving While Intoxicated.

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  12. Suffolk County SPCA Starts Youth Explorer ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Patch.com

    For those interested in Law Enforcement and Animal Law, the Suffolk County SPCA recently announced that they have started a Youth Explorer Program to emphasize career opportunities, life skills, citizenship, character education and leadership. The Explorer program is designed to help young adults determine whether a career in law enforcement is right for them and to give them a head start on the competition.

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  13. Blaze destroys 2 Fire Island resorts and 2 nearby homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | New York Daily News

    ... Williams. All of the buildings involved were unoccupied. The cause of the blaze was under investigation by Suffolk County police and Town of Brookhaven fire marshals, the assistant chief said. The wind whipping across the island, coupled with the ...

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  14. Los Angeles Is Still America's Biggest CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | LA Weekly

    ... and includes Newark, Jersey City, the NY-NJ-PA Metro Area, Dutchess County, Putnam County, Nassau County, Suffolk County, and even White Plains (in Westchester County). Yes, that definition actually includes a section of Pennsylvania, a part of New ...

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  15. Cops: Man Used Fake Cash for Pregnancy Test in S. HuntingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Patch.com

    ... East Jericho Turnpike. The suspect used a counterfeit $100, received change and fled the store in a red SUV. Suffolk County Crime Stoppers offers a cash reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest. Anyone with information about ...

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  16. Male Wanted for Criminal Possession of a Forged Instrument in South HuntingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | LongIsland.com

    March 27, 2015 - Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Second Squad detectives are seeking the public's assistance in identifying and locating a man who used a counterfeit bill at a South Huntington pharmacy. On March 11, a man purchased a home pregnancy test worth approximately $25 at CVS located at 2 East Jericho Turnpike.

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  17. Brooklyn Tractor Trailer Driver Arrested for DWI in BohemiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | LongIsland.com

    March 27th, 2015 - Suffolk County Police arrested the operator of an 18-wheeler tractor trailer for driving while intoxicated in Bohemia early this morning. Suffolk County Highway Patrol Officers Jonathan Abrams, Richard Gandolfo and Robert Mudzinski observed a tractor trailer that was pulled over to the right shoulder on eastbound Sunrise Highway, with the engine running and the driver asleep at the wheel, at 2:35 a.m. Henadz Nazarchuk, 35, of Brooklyn , was arrested and charged with Driving While Intoxicated.

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

    Friday Mar 27 | Shelter Island Reporter

    ... six affordables had been constructed on Bowditch Road and Mr. Williams suggested a plan to seek money from Suffolk County to purchase land that could then be used to build the houses. He and other Town Board members were looking at a plan where ...

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  19. Several Buildings Destroyed By Blaze On Fire IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | CBS Local

    ... than a dozen fire departments responded to the fire, which broke out around 1:30 a.m. Friday on Cherry Grove. Suffolk County officials say multiple structures, including the Grove Hotel and Ice Palace, were destroyed in the popular summer resort ...

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  20. Suffolk County Resident Indicted for Fraudulent Lien Scheme...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | LongIsland.com

    ... and related court proceedings, beginning in 2010, Campora was named as a defendant in a foreclosure action in Suffolk County Supreme Court, due to his failure to pay the mortgage on his house located in Seatauket, New York. Campora represented ...

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