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The Jewish Week
Outreach In Suffolk — With A Wow!JWOW is looking to, well, wow the unattached Jews of Suffolk County. No, not t
Outreach In Suffolk — With A Wow!
The Jewish Week / Posted yesterday
JWOW is looking to, well, wow the unattached Jews of Suffolk County. No, not that JWoww, Snooki’s bosomy running mate on “The Jersey Shore.” The county has seen its share of woes Jewishly. Synagogue affiliation in the area continues to fall, and... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
Calvin Trent Ranson of New Canaan, Conn. died in Smithtown, Aug. 29, 2015 after a long illness. He
Calvin Trent Ranson
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted yesterday
of New Canaan, Conn. died in Smithtown, Aug. 29, 2015 after a long illness. He was 73. He was born in Bremo Bluff, Va. April 25, 1942, to William and Marion (Taylor) Ranson. Calvin was a longtime resident of the New Canaan area... Read more
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The Suffolk Times
Calvin Trent Ranson of New Canaan, Conn. died in Smithtown, Aug. 29, 2015 after a long illness. He
Calvin Trent Ranson
The Suffolk Times / Posted yesterday
of New Canaan, Conn. died in Smithtown, Aug. 29, 2015 after a long illness. He was 73. He was born in Bremo Bluff, Va. April 25, 1942, to William and Marion (Taylor) Ranson. Calvin was a longtime resident of the New Canaan area... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Westhampton Beach Seeks Restraining Order To Prevent Special Education Student From Entering School GroundsThe parents of a child who has Down syndrome plan to fight a temporary restrain
Westhampton Beach Seeks Restraining Order To Prevent Special Education Student From Entering School Grounds
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 5 days ago
The parents of a child who has Down syndrome plan to fight a temporary restraining order that seeks to prevent their son from attending the Westhampton Beach Middle School when the new school year begins on Wednesday, September 2. Christian and... Read more
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Long Island Press
Dangerous Turtle Found in Smithtown StreamA 25-pound Alligator Snapping Turtle, a reptile named for its powerful jaws and
Dangerous Turtle Found in Smithtown Stream
Long Island Press / Posted 6 days ago
A 25-pound Alligator Snapping Turtle, a reptile named for its powerful jaws and not indigenous to Long Island, was found near downtown Smithtown over the weekend, Suffolk County authorities said. A kayaker spotted the creature while fishing with his... Read more
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Lake Placid News
SPCA: Abandoned alligator snapping turtle is dangerousSMITHTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities caution that an abandoned alligator snapping
SPCA: Abandoned alligator snapping turtle is dangerous
Lake Placid News / Posted 6 days ago
SMITHTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities caution that an abandoned alligator snapping turtle found on Long Island over the weekend is a dangerous reptile. The Suffolk County SPCA says the 25-pound alligator is powerful enough to bite off toes or part of a... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
SPCA: Abandoned alligator snapping turtle is dangerousSMITHTOWN, N.Y. (AP) - Authorities caution that an abandoned alligator snapping
SPCA: Abandoned alligator snapping turtle is dangerous
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 6 days ago
SMITHTOWN, N.Y. (AP) - Authorities caution that an abandoned alligator snapping turtle found on Long Island over the weekend is a dangerous reptile. The Suffolk County SPCA says the 25-pound turtle is powerful enough to bite off toes or part of a... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
SPCA: Abandoned alligator snapping turtle is dangerousSMITHTOWN, N.Y. (AP) - Authorities caution that an abandoned alligator snapping
SPCA: Abandoned alligator snapping turtle is dangerous
New Jersey Herald / Posted 6 days ago
SMITHTOWN, N.Y. (AP) - Authorities caution that an abandoned alligator snapping turtle found on Long Island over the weekend is a dangerous reptile. The Suffolk County SPCA says the 25-pound alligator is powerful enough to bite off toes or part of a... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Kayakers Encounter Dangerous Reptile: OfficialsA kayaker and his son encountered an unlikely danger while fishing in a stream
Kayakers Encounter Dangerous Reptile: Officials
NBC Connecticut / Posted 7 days ago
A kayaker and his son encountered an unlikely danger while fishing in a stream in Long Island last weekend: an alligator snapping turtle. The reptile is found primarily in a region spanning eastern Texas to the Florida Panhandle, said Roy Gross,... Read more
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NBC New York
Kayakers Encounter Dangerous ReptileA kayaker and his son encountered an unlikely danger while fishing in a stream
Kayakers Encounter Dangerous Reptile
NBC New York / Posted 7 days ago
A kayaker and his son encountered an unlikely danger while fishing in a stream in Long Island last weekend: an alligator snapping turtle. The reptile is found primarily in a region spanning eastern Texas to the Florida Panhandle, said Roy Gross,... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Abandoned alligator snapping turtle found in Smithtown streamThe snapping alligator turtle was found in a Smithtown stream over the weekend.
Abandoned alligator snapping turtle found in Smithtown stream
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 7 days ago
The snapping alligator turtle was found in a Smithtown stream over the weekend. (Suffolk County SPCA) SMITHTOWN, N.Y. — The Suffolk County SPCA is trying to figure out how an alligator snapping turtle ended up on Long Island. Roy Gross, Chief of... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Riverhead News - Flanders Exterminating Company Sponsors New Bugs Exhibit At Long Island AquariumBy Amanda BernoccoThe appropriately named leafcutter ants slowly make their way
Riverhead News - Flanders Exterminating Company Sponsors New Bugs Exhibit At Long Island Aquarium
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 11 days ago
By Amanda BernoccoThe appropriately named leafcutter ants slowly make their way around their custom-made tank at the Long Island Aquarium and Exhibition Center in Riverhead, carrying shredded pieces of green foliage through a winding tube that is... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Volleyball: Skyhawks picking up where they left offHowell watched and took a moment to think about whether his squad was ready to
Volleyball: Skyhawks picking up where they left off
SaukValley.com / Posted 12 days ago
Howell watched and took a moment to think about whether his squad was ready to pick up where the 2014 team left off.� “I think so,” Howell said, and paused again. “I mean, we lost some good talent in Morgan Mammosser, who is at Illinois State now,... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Mary Altomare Stander, age 90, of Johnstown, passed away on Wednesday, August 19, 2015, at the Mount
Mary Altomare Stander
The Leader-Herald / Posted 13 days ago
, age 90, of Johnstown, passed away on Wednesday, August 19, 2015, at the Mountain Valley Hospice House, Gloversville with her loving family by her side. She was born on July 4, 1925, at home in Blue Point (Long Island), New... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Reputed mobster accused of shaking down Staten Island man can go on vacation, judge rulesSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Organized crime allegations won't get in the way of his
Reputed mobster accused of shaking down Staten Island man can go on vacation, judge rules
Staten Island Advance / Posted 15 days ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Organized crime allegations won't get in the way of his vacation plans. A reputed Lucchese mobster accused of extorting a 71-year-old Staten Island man can vacation at a Poconos resort as he awaits prosecution on racketeering... Read more
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Long Island Press
‘Orphans’ to Play Conklin Barn in HuntingtonIt will be theater in the ‘rough’ in more ways than one when Bonney/King Produc
‘Orphans’ to Play Conklin Barn in Huntington
Long Island Press / Posted 15 days ago
It will be theater in the ‘rough’ in more ways than one when Bonney/King Productions brings Lyle Kessler’s dark drama, “Orphans,” to Conklin Barn in Huntington for a two-week run opening Thursday. Hosting the show is the circa 1830 Conklin Barn, one... Read more
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Long Island Press
Long Island Drone Sightings Rise as Regulations Debate Takes OffThe pilot of a small single-engine plane was approaching Long Island MacArthur
Long Island Drone Sightings Rise as Regulations Debate Takes Off
Long Island Press / Posted 17 days ago
The pilot of a small single-engine plane was approaching Long Island MacArthur Airport in Ronkonkoma when a drone bolted out of the blue on a sunny afternoon a year ago Monday. The pilot didn’t have to take evasive action to avoid a collision with... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Throne-Holst, Calone Prepare To Battle For Right To Challenge ZeldinThe next congressional election is 15 months away, but the race to challenge U.
Throne-Holst, Calone Prepare To Battle For Right To Challenge Zeldin
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 19 days ago
The next congressional election is 15 months away, but the race to challenge U.S. Representative Lee Zeldin is already heating up, as two candidates pad their respective resumes with endorsements while filling their war chests with campaign... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
Giglio pulls further ahead of Walter in campaign fundsThe latest campaign finance reports posted with the state Board of Elections sh
Giglio pulls further ahead of Walter in campaign funds
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 20 days ago
The latest campaign finance reports posted with the state Board of Elections show Councilwoman Jodi Giglio now pulling well ahead — at least, in terms of fundraising — of incumbent Sean Walter in the Republican primary for Riverhead... Read more
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Garden City News
Bill Holub joins Garden City School BoardSeveral weeks before classes begin, there's a festive and proactive atmosphere
Bill Holub joins Garden City School Board
Garden City News / Posted 20 days ago
Several weeks before classes begin, there's a festive and proactive atmosphere within Garden City Public Schools. New Assistant Superintendents Dr. Maureen Appiarius and Dr. Edward Cannone participated in their first board meetings, and on the... Read more
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FOX 5 New York
Children find grenade in water at Long Island park Suffolk County police say they've safely destroyed a grenade that children fo
Children find grenade in water at Long Island park
FOX 5 New York / Posted 23 days ago
Suffolk County police say they've safely destroyed a grenade that children found at a park in Lake Ronkonkoma. Officials said the grenade's pin was... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
Town Board ‘watchdog’ wants a seat at the tableEmory Breiner came to Shelter Island as a seven year old, fascinated with boats
Town Board ‘watchdog’ wants a seat at the table
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 23 days ago
Emory Breiner came to Shelter Island as a seven year old, fascinated with boats. Emory Breiner has vivid memories of his first trip to Shelter Island in 1956. Now a long-time Island resident and candidate for the Town Board in November, during his... Read more
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NBC New York
Large House Fire Injures 4 on Long IslandA large house fire on Long Island left four people injured early Sunday morning
Large House Fire Injures 4 on Long Island
NBC New York / Posted 24 days ago
A large house fire on Long Island left four people injured early Sunday morning, officials said. According to the Smithtown Fire Department, the fire started around 2 a.m. at the home on Marquette Drive. Three family members living in the home were... Read more
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FOX 5 Washington D.C.
Checkers fires worker seen wiping bun across floorRapper 50 Cent seeking to lease Connecticut mansion50 Cent seeking to lease Con
Checkers fires worker seen wiping bun across floor
FOX 5 Washington D.C. / Posted 27 days ago
Rapper 50 Cent seeking to lease Connecticut mansion50 Cent seeking to lease Conn. mansion Rapper 50 Cent, who filed for personal bankruptcy last month, is trying to lease his Connecticut home that's been valued at nearly $8.3 million. Rapper 50... Read more
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FOX 5 New York
Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux marry in secretStolen Stradivarius violin recovered after 35 yearsStolen Stradivarius violin r
Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux marry in secret
FOX 5 New York / Posted 27 days ago
Stolen Stradivarius violin recovered after 35 yearsStolen Stradivarius violin recovered after 35 years A Stradivarius violin stolen from renowned violinist Roman Totenberg after a performance in 1980 has been recovered. The late musician's daughter,... Read more
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Queens Chronicle
Flood relief not soon enough for many in SE QueensFollowing decades of neglect, New York City has dedicated hundreds of millions
Flood relief not soon enough for many in SE Queens
Queens Chronicle / Posted 27 days ago
Following decades of neglect, New York City has dedicated hundreds of millions of dollars to stopping or at least mitigating flooding in Southeast Queens, with more than $1.5 billion still to come. But it will not come soon enough for residents... Read more
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Queens Chronicle
Flood relief not soon enough for many in SEFollowing decades of neglect, New York City has dedicated hundreds of millions
Flood relief not soon enough for many in SE
Queens Chronicle / Posted 27 days ago
Following decades of neglect, New York City has dedicated hundreds of millions of dollars to stopping or at least mitigating flooding in Southeast Queens, with more than $1.5 billion still to come. But it will not come soon enough for residents... Read more
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FOX News Chicago
Checkers fires worker seen wiping bun across floorJon Stewart says farewell to 'The Daily Show'Jon Stewart says farewell to 'The
Checkers fires worker seen wiping bun across floor
FOX News Chicago / Posted 27 days ago
Jon Stewart says farewell to 'The Daily Show'Jon Stewart says farewell to 'The Daily Show' Jon Stewart says goodbye on Thursday, after 16 years on Comedy Central's "The Daily Show" that established him as America's foremost satirist of politicians... Read more
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FOX 5 New York
De Blasio's $6 billion plan to combat homelessness Mayor Bill de Blasio is rolling out the first part of a major initiative to c
De Blasio's $6 billion plan to combat homelessness
FOX 5 New York / Posted 27 days ago
Mayor Bill de Blasio is rolling out the first part of a major initiative to combat New York City's growing homelessness problem. The city is going... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Power restored to 96 percent of PSEG Long Island customersMINEOLA, N.Y. — PSEG Long Island says it has restored power to nearly 96 percen
Power restored to 96 percent of PSEG Long Island customers
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 27 days ago
MINEOLA, N.Y. — PSEG Long Island says it has restored power to nearly 96 percent of customers who lost electricity during a storm this week. The areas hardest hit by Tuesday’s storm were located north of Jericho Turnpike, east of the Nassau border... Read more
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Long Island Press
Long Island Concerts & Events August 6 – 12Jounce Born out of New York City, two childhood friends and their love for roc
Long Island Concerts & Events August 6 – 12
Long Island Press / Posted 27 days ago
Jounce Born out of New York City, two childhood friends and their love for rock and roll ignited a 14-year-and-counting journey in this post-punk and ’90s rock hybrid. Now joined by a drummer, the trio performs songs about love, loss, and life on... Read more
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FOX 5 New York
Power restored to 96 percent of PSEG Long Island customersLong Island Expressway closureLong Island Expressway closure A tractor-trailer
Power restored to 96 percent of PSEG Long Island customers
FOX 5 New York / Posted 27 days ago
Long Island Expressway closureLong Island Expressway closure A tractor-trailer has overturned on the westbound Long Island Expressway near exit 49 in Melville blocking all lanes. Avoid the LIE if possible. Delays are mounting. Crews are on the scene... Read more
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FOX 5 New York
Long Island Expressway closure A tractor-trailer has overturned on the westbound Long Island Expressway near
Long Island Expressway closure
FOX 5 New York / Posted 27 days ago
A tractor-trailer has overturned on the westbound Long Island Expressway near exit 49 in Melville blocking all lanes. Avoid the LIE if possible. Delays are mounting. Crews are on the scene... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Power restored to 96 percent of PSEG Long Island customersMINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) - PSEG Long Island says it has restored power to nearly 96 p
Power restored to 96 percent of PSEG Long Island customers
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 27 days ago
MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) - PSEG Long Island says it has restored power to nearly 96 percent of customers who lost electricity during a storm this week. The areas hardest hit by Tuesday's storm were located north of Jericho Turnpike, east of the Nassau... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Power restored to 96 percent of PSEG Long Island customersMINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) - PSEG Long Island says it has restored power to nearly 96 p
Power restored to 96 percent of PSEG Long Island customers
New Jersey Herald / Posted 27 days ago
MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) - PSEG Long Island says it has restored power to nearly 96 percent of customers who lost electricity during a storm this week. The areas hardest hit by Tuesday's storm were located north of Jericho Turnpike, east of the Nassau... Read more
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NHL.com
John Hynes of New Jersey Devils among reasons to be optimisticNew Jersey Devils co-owner Joshua Harris was straightforward when discussing th
John Hynes of New Jersey Devils among reasons to be optimistic
NHL.com / Posted 27 days ago
New Jersey Devils co-owner Joshua Harris was straightforward when discussing the decision to hire Ray Shero to replace Lou Lamoriello as general manager. "We bought the team [in August 2013] with the intention of winning, and obviously, the last two... Read more
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Long Island Press
Thousands Blacked Out After Powerful Storm Hits Long IslandA powerful storm caused power outages to more than 74,000 homes and businesses
Thousands Blacked Out After Powerful Storm Hits Long Island
Long Island Press / Posted 28 days ago
A powerful storm caused power outages to more than 74,000 homes and businesses in northern Suffolk County early Tuesday morning—some of which will remain in the dark for days, officials said. Although the majority of those who lost power have had it... Read more
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NBC New York
Thousands Remain Without Power After Storms Pummel LINearly 14,000 customers remained without power Wednesday morning after powerful
Thousands Remain Without Power After Storms Pummel LI
NBC New York / Posted 28 days ago
Nearly 14,000 customers remained without power Wednesday morning after powerful storms battered parts of Long Island's north shore and Manhattan the day before, dropping torrential rains and sending damaging wind gusts that felled trees and caused... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Nearly 14,000 still without power on Long IslandMINEOLA, N.Y. — Nearly 14,000 PSEG Long Island customers remain without electri
Nearly 14,000 still without power on Long Island
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 28 days ago
MINEOLA, N.Y. — Nearly 14,000 PSEG Long Island customers remain without electricity a day after a powerful thunderstorm swept through the area. Company President David Daly says it will likely take until Thursday for service to be fully restored for... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Nearly 14,000 still without power on Long IslandMINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) - Nearly 14,000 PSEG Long Island customers remain without el
Nearly 14,000 still without power on Long Island
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 28 days ago
MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) - Nearly 14,000 PSEG Long Island customers remain without electricity a day after a powerful thunderstorm swept through the area. Company President David Daly says it will likely take until Thursday for service to be fully... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Friday night lights . . . and soundHappy sounds filled a happy venue for another Friday night in Darien. The Grov
Friday night lights . . . and sound
Darien News-Review / Posted 29 days ago
Happy sounds filled a happy venue for another Friday night in Darien. The Grove Street Plaza was alive with music, this time from the Fairfield County-based band Lions on the Moon, a group of teens. Hundreds danced, lounged and relished a warm... Read more
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FOX News Chicago
Shocking Footage: Sheriff Handcuffs Crying Child with DisabilitiesLegionnaire's disease outbreak: 7 deadLegionnaire's disease outbreak: 7 dead C
Shocking Footage: Sheriff Handcuffs Crying Child with Disabilities
FOX News Chicago / Posted 29 days ago
Legionnaire's disease outbreak: 7 deadLegionnaire's disease outbreak: 7 dead City health officials now say there have been 86 cases of Legionnaires' disease reported in an outbreak in the Bronx with 7 deaths. City health officials now say there... Read more
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FOX 5 New York
Shocking Footage: Sheriff Handcuffs Crying Child with DisabilitiesA truck has overturned and caught fire on the NJ Turnpike in Carteret. A stretc
Shocking Footage: Sheriff Handcuffs Crying Child with Disabilities
FOX 5 New York / Posted 29 days ago
A truck has overturned and caught fire on the NJ Turnpike in Carteret. A stretch of the roadway between exit 13 and exit 12 is closed intermittently. It is not clear if anyone has been injured or why the truck overturned. A truck has overturned and... Read more
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FOX 5 New York
NJ Turnpike closureA truck has overturned and caught fire on the NJ Turnpike in Carteret. A stretc
NJ Turnpike closure
FOX 5 New York / Posted 29 days ago
A truck has overturned and caught fire on the NJ Turnpike in Carteret. A stretch of the roadway between exit 13 and exit 12 is closed intermittently. It is not clear if anyone has been injured or why the truck overturned. A truck has overturned and... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
Lightning storm leaves more than 6,000 without power on the North ForkThe severe thunderstorm that passed through the area early Tuesday morning left
Lightning storm leaves more than 6,000 without power on the North Fork
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 29 days ago
The severe thunderstorm that passed through the area early Tuesday morning left more than 6,000 PSEG-LI customers without power on the North Fork, according to the utility. The storm, which produced a period of frequent lightning bursts and even... Read more
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NBC New York
42,500 Without Power After Storms Pummel Long IslandPowerful early-morning storms battered parts of Long Island's north shore Tuesd
42,500 Without Power After Storms Pummel Long Island
NBC New York / Posted 29 days ago
Powerful early-morning storms battered parts of Long Island's north shore Tuesday morning, dropping torrential rains and sending damaging wind gusts that felled trees, caused widespread power outages and caused disruptions for the Long Island... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
More than 38,000 customers without power on Long IslandLONG ISLAND — Widespread power outages were reported on Long Island Tuesday mor
More than 38,000 customers without power on Long Island
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 29 days ago
LONG ISLAND — Widespread power outages were reported on Long Island Tuesday morning after severe weather swept through the area, utility officials said. More than 34,000 customers are without electricity in Suffolk County, according to PSEG Long... Read more
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The Suffolk Times
Lightning storm leaves 5,000 without power in Southold TownThe severe thunderstorm that passed through the area early Tuesday morning has
Lightning storm leaves 5,000 without power in Southold Town
The Suffolk Times / Posted 29 days ago
The severe thunderstorm that passed through the area early Tuesday morning has left nearly 5,000 PSEG-LI customers without power on the North Fork, according to the utility. The storm, which produced a period of frequent lightning bursts and even... Read more
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People Magazine
Survivor Sues After Long Island of Limo Crash That Killed 4 Friends Lauren Baruch, Amy Grabina, Stephanie Belli and Brittany Schulman A survivor
Survivor Sues After Long Island of Limo Crash That Killed 4 Friends
People Magazine / Posted 1 months ago
Lauren Baruch, Amy Grabina, Stephanie Belli and Brittany Schulman A survivor of the devastating limousine crash on Long Island that killed four friends is suing both drivers... Read more
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Long Island Press
Smithtown’s New Zoning District Lets Hauppauge Industrial Park Add Space, JobsIn a major victory for the Hauppauge Industrial Association—which oversees a 1,
Smithtown’s New Zoning District Lets Hauppauge Industrial Park Add Space, Jobs
Long Island Press / Posted 1 months ago
In a major victory for the Hauppauge Industrial Association—which oversees a 1,400-acre business-hub industrial park that is home to over 1,300 companies—the Smithtown Town Board voted earlier this month to establish a new zoning district that will... Read more
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