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"Heat Advisory" ...Heat advisory remains in effect from noon to 8 PM EDT Monday... * heat index values...around 100 due to temperatures near 90... and dewpoints in the lower 70s. * Timing...highest heat indices Monday afternoon. * Impacts...the combination of the heat and humidity will increase the risk for heat related health issues...especially for the elderly...those with chronic health problems such as lung and heart disease...those working outdoors...and other heat sensitive groups of people. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A heat advisory is issued when the combination of heat and humidity is expected to make it feel like it is 100 to 104 degrees for two consecutive hours. To reduce risk during outdoor work the occupational safety and health administration recommends scheduling frequent rest breaks in shaded or air conditioned environments. Anyone overcome by heat should be moved to a cool and shaded location. Heat stroke is an 9 1 1. -- Monday Jul.25 16,02:00 AM

Long Island Ducks

Bethpage Ballpark 3 Court House Drive
Central Islip 11722
Phone: 631-940-DUCK/ 631-940-3825
Fax: 631-940-3800
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The Long Island Ducks name has been attributed to a few different local sports teams. In the late 1970s it belong to a basketball based in Commack. Prior to that the Long Island Ducks were an ice hockey team who's games were held at the long gone Long Island Arena. Today the Long Island Ducks are an American professional team (members of the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball) based in Central Islip who will be entering their 13th season of play in 2012. The Ducks won the Atlantic League Championship title in 2004 and Division Championship title in both 2004 and 2011. The Ducks are also Green friendly and having installed solar panels on the roof of Bethpage Park and positioned garbage receptacles known as "Ricky Recycle" throughout the ballpark. They also participate in Nike, Inc.'s "Reuse a Shoe" program in which sneakers are collected to be recycled and reused to create new playing new surfaces and sports equipment.

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