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Weather Alert(1)!
"Winter Storm Warning" ...Winter Storm Warning in effect from 3 am to 6 PM EST Monday... The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow...which is in effect from 3 am to 6 PM EST Monday. * Locations...Suffolk County. * Hazard types...heavy snow and wind. * Accumulations...snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches. * Winds...northeast 15 to 25 mph with 30 to 35 mph gusts. * the lower 30s. * quarter to one half mile at times. * Timing...snow develops late tonight...and then the heaviest snow will fall from the Monday morning commute through Monday afternoon. * Impacts...the combination of strong winds and a heavy wet snow will bring down tree limbs and power lines. Hazardous travel conditions are expected due to greatly reduced visibilities and significant snow accumulations. Blowing and drifting of snow with near blizzard conditions are expected due to strong winds. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow means severe winter weather conditions are expected or occurring. Significant amounts of snow are forecast that will make travel dangerous. Only travel in an emergency. If you must travel...keep an extra and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency. -- Sunday Feb.07 16,04:24 PM Weather  |  LIRR  |  Traffic  |  Traffic Cams |  Weather News
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Mangano And LI Cares To Host February Pet Food Drive

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano announced today that County offices will participate in Long Island Cares’ 5th Annual Legislative Pet Food Drive Challenge.

United Way of Long Island Activates Its Emergency Fuel Fund, "Project Warmth" Offering Thousands of LIers Relief From the Cold

With wind chills bringing temperatures into the single digits on Long Island, United Way of Long Island activated its emergency fuel fund, “Project Warmth.”

Mangano Announces Warming Centers

With temperatures reaching below 25 degrees in the region, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today announced 11 warming center locations throughout the County.

UPDATE - Freeport Man Found Shot to Death in Roosevelt

The Homicide Squad is investigating a Homicide that occurred in Roosevelt on Saturday, December 20, 2014 at 4:15 pm.

NCPD Assist Freeport Police Officers in Intensive Search for Subject Who Rode Away in Stolen Vehicle, Arrest Made

The First Squad reports the details of an arrest for Criminal Possession of Stolen Property that occurred on Tuesday, January 12, 2016 at 11:08 pm in Freeport.

NCSPCA Announces $5,000 Reward in Case of Dog Left in Bag on Steps of Freeport Shelter

The Nassau County SPCA is offering a $5,000.00 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person(s) responsible for abandoning a dog at the doorstep of a Freeport animal shelter in a duffel bag ...

Police Seek Help in Case of 7 Eleven Robbery in Merrick, Store Clerk Injured

Seventh Squad detectives are investigating a Robbery that occurred on Monday, November 30, 2015 at 4:30 am in Merrick.

Mangano: Nassau County To Host Series Of Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebrations

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano will observe the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with a weekend of programs in celebration of his life.

Freeport Man Arrested for Stolen Vehicle Linked to a Homicide Investigation and Criminal Possession of a Weapon

The Homicide Squad reports an arrest for Criminal Possession of a Weapon on Friday, January 1, 2016 at 4:16 P.M. in Freeport.

Police Arrest Freeport Man After Call About Domestic Disturbance, Father Found Dead with Multiple Stab Wounds

Homicide Squad detectives are investigating a homicide that occurred in Freeport on Tuesday, 12/29/15 at 3:45 P.M.

Child Pedestrian Critically Injured in Motor Vehicle Crash in Kings Park

Suffolk County Police Fourth Squad detectives are investigating a motor vehicle crash that critically injured a child pedestrian in Kings Park today.

Worker Trimming Tree Falls to His Death in Syosset

The Homicide Squad reports the details of a Serious Aided that occurred on Tuesday, December 08, 2015 at 10:15 am in Syosset.

Mangano Supports Veterans At Annual "Winter Stand Down"

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano (2nd from the left) and the Nassau County Veterans Service Agency, United Veterans Organization, and volunteers from a multitude of service organizations today hosted a Winter Stand Down at the Freeport ...

Missing Vulnerable Adult Alert for Trevor Brown

At the request of the Freeport Village Police Department, a New York State Missing Vulnerable Adult Alert has been issued relating to the disappearance of Trevor Brown; age 72; from Freeport, NY on November 20, 2015.

Margaret P. Bean Author of Raising the Standard in Your Walk with the Lord Book Signing Dec.17, 2015

Margaret P. Bean author of Raising the Standard in Your Walk with the Lord has a book signing event on Thursday, Dec. 17, 2015 in Freeport.

Mangano: Free Dental Care Available For Veterans & Active Duty Military

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano, the Nassau County Veterans Service Agency and Helping Hands Dental Foundation (HHDF) – a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization in Glen Cove - today announced free dental care for veterans, active duty military ...

Freeport Village and Police to Announce "Operation Safe Streets," a State-Of-The-Art Surveillance Network that Monitors 2,000 Vehicles Per Minute

Freeport Village Mayor Robert T. Kennedy will join with Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano, Nassau Police Commissioner Thomas Krumpter and law enforcement officials to hold a press conference to announce the village’s groundbreaking “Operation Safe Streets” initiative ...

Merrick Contractor Arrested for Operating a Home Improvement Business without a License

Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced the arrest today of a Merrick contractor who allegedly did substandard work on the heating system of a Freeport home and did the work without having a valid license.’s 2015 November Family Fun Guide: Festivals, Turkey Trots, Veterans Day Celebrations, and So Much More to be Thankful For!

Show your thanks for your health and your loved ones by participating in some of the great events happening this November!

Mangano Congratulates The Winners Of Nassau Barkfest's 3rd Annual Pet Costume Contest And Parade

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano’s 3rd Annual Nassau Barkfest was a tremendous success with thousands of attendees that enjoyed a Pet Costume Contest and Parade complete with prizes thanks to the sponsorship of the Nassau SPCA.
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