Suffolk County Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Almost half of Island students opt out of Common Core testsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Shelter Island Reporter

    ... requires that 95 percent of eligible students take the test. Mr. Skuggevik thought only two districts in Suffolk County hit that mark. "There's always the fear" that the state can take actions against districts that failed to hit required marks - ...

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  2. Q&A: Stacey ScarponeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Long Island Business News

    She worked around the world for a number of nonprofits, the United Nations and the Peace Corps, helping women and girls in impoverished and war-torn regions. Now Stacey Scarpone is executive director of the Women's Fund of Long Island.

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  3. 3 Wanted for Stealing Designer Backpack from Huntington Department StoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Patch.com

    Two men and a woman took an MCM backpack, worth $1,130, from Saks Fifth Avenue, 230 Walt Whitman Road, around 1:30 p.m. Monday, April 13. The suspects, who are wanted for grand larceny, left the store in a mid-sized silver four-door vehicle that appeared to be a Volkswagen. The Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Second Precinct Crime Section are asking for the public's help in identifying the suspects.

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  4. Man Wanted for Stealing Audio Equipment from Medford TargetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | LongIsland.com

    April 20th, 2015 - Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Sixth Precinct Crime Section officers are seeking the public's help to identify and locate a man who stole merchandise from a Medford store on two occasions this month. A man stole a Sony Bluetooth speaker, valued at $199, from Target, located at 2975 Horseblock Road, on April 11 at approximately 8:30 a.m. and then stole a Bose Soundbar, valued at $449, on April 13 at approximately 12:20 p.m. Suffolk County Crime Stoppers offers a cash reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest.

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  5. Trio Wanted for Shoplifting from Huntington Saks Fifth AvenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | LongIsland.com

    April 20th, 2015 - Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Second Squad detectives are seeking the public's assistance in identifying and locating the individuals who stole a designer backpack from a department store in Huntington . On April 13 at approximately 1:30 p.m., two men and a woman entered Saks Fifth Avenue, located at 230 Walt Whitman Road, and stole an MCM backpack worth $1,130.

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  6. SCPD Crime Alert: Man Wanted for Robbing Shirley TD BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | LongIsland.com

    April 20th, 2015 - Suffolk County Police Pattern Crime Unit detectives are investigating a robbery that occurred at a Shirley bank yesterday. A man entered TD Bank, located at 530 William Floyd Parkway, handed a teller a note that stated he had a gun and demanded money.

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  7. Woman Killed in 3 Car Crash in HuntingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | LongIsland.com

    April 18, 2015 - Suffolk County Police Second Squad detectives are investigating a crash that killed a woman in Huntington today. Tracymarie Verme was driving a 1997 Lexus westbound on Central Street, west of Clinton Avenue, when her vehicle struck two parked unoccupied vehicles at 4:31 p.m. The vehicle was impounded for safety checks and the investigation is continuing.

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  8. Vehicles vandalized on Long IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | MyFoxNY

    Police on Long Island are investigating vandalism and other damage to several vehicles at a business that happened early Sunday. Suffolk County cops believe someone jumped the chain-link fence at Bancker Construction Corporation on Blydenburgh Road in Islandia between 2:30 a.m. and 3:30 a.m. "Once inside the yard, the suspect and/or suspects painted graffiti on a GMC pickup truck, a storage trailer and on pavement," police said in a news release.

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  9. Man sought in separate Target thefts, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Newsday

    Police are looking for a man who they said stole a Sony Bluetooth speaker from a Target store on Horseblock Road in Medford on April 11. The speaker is valued at $199, Suffolk County police said. Two days after that incident, police said the man stole a Bose Soundbar valued at $449 from the same store.

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  10. Three sought in theft from Saks Fifth Avenue, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Newsday

    Two men and a woman entered the Saks Fifth Avenue store at the Walt Whitman Shops in Huntington Station on April 13, walking out with an MCM backpack worth $1,130, police said. Suffolk County police are asking anyone with information about the theft to call Crime Stoppers at 800-220-TIPS.

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  11. Police Seeking Man Who Stole Items From Medford TargetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Patch.com

    Police are looking to identify and locate a man who stole two items from a Medford store on two separate occasions this month. A man stole a Sony Bluetooth speaker, worth $199, from Target on 2975 Horseblock Road, on Saturday, April 11 at 8:30 a.m. and then stole a Bose Soundbar, worth $449, on Monday, April 13 at 12:20 p.m., police said Suffolk County Crime Stoppers offers a cash reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest.

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  12. Rare, dangerous tick-borne illness cropping up more in NortheastRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Shelter Island Reporter

    ... said John Rasweiler of Cutchogue, who serves on Southold Town's Deer Management Committee and the Suffolk County Tick Control Advisory Committee. Scott Campbell, a public health entomologist and head of the Arthropod-Borne Disease Laboratory for the ...

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  13. Motorcyclist sought after crashed bike found in Central Islip, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Newsday

    Police are searching for a motorcyclist after finding a bike crashed and abandoned Monday morning in the middle of a Central Islip street. A 911 caller reported finding a "motorcycle in the street" on Lowell Avenue at 5:36 a.m., Suffolk County police said.

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  14. Police: Missing Greenport mother, daughter found safe in NYCRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Newsday

    A mother and daughter from Suffolk County who were missing have been found in good health in Manhattan, according to police.

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  15. Anya Kamenetz: What to make of the opt-out surgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | New York Daily News

    ... who did so last year. It's pretty rare to see people from across the ideological spectrum and the state - in Suffolk County, Westchester, Buffalo and Brownstone Brooklyn - all united in one political cause. There are two possibilities about what's ...

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

    Sunday Apr 19 | 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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  17. Port Jefferson Station man arraigned on DWI charge following SUV crash into Miller Place homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | 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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  18. Suffolk Closeup: A watchdog for our waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | 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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  19. Police: Rocky Point Woman, Colleen Lopez, 47, Charged with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | 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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  20. Port Jeff Man, Gerard Tegins, 20, Charged for DWI After Crashing SUV...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | 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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