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"High Wind Warning" ...High Wind Warning in effect from 1 am Monday to 1 am EST Tuesday... ...Dense fog advisory is cancelled... The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a High Wind Warning...which is in effect from 1 am Monday to 1 am EST Tuesday. The dense fog advisory has been cancelled. The high wind watch is no longer in effect. * Winds...northeast 30 to 40 mph with gusts 60 to 70 mph. The strongest winds are expected across Long Island...and especially in areas with eastern exposure. * Timing...winds could begin gusting as high as 45 mph just before daybreak Monday. The strongest winds are expected Monday afternoon and evening. * High wind impacts...damaging winds will blow down trees and power lines. Numerous power outages are expected. Travel will be difficult...especially for high profile vehicles and on elevated roadway and bridges. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts of 58 mph or more can lead to property damage. , "Marine Fog Advisory, Storm Warning" ...Dense fog advisory remains in effect until 10 am EST this morning... ...Storm Warning remains in effect from 1 am Monday to 1 am EST Tuesday... * winds and seas...northeast winds 25 to 35 kt with gusts up to 55 kt. Seas 6 to 11 feet. * Visibility...1 nm or less through early this morning. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Storm Warning means sustained winds or frequent gusts of 48 to 63 kt are expected or occurring. Recreational boaters should remain in port...or take shelter until winds and waves subside. Commercial vessels should prepare for very strong winds and dangerous sea conditions...and consider remaining in port or taking shelter in port until winds and waves subside. A dense fog advisory means visibilities will frequently be reduced to less than one mile. Inexperienced mariners... especially those operating smaller vessels should avoid navigating in these conditions. -- Sunday Jan.22 17,05:12 AM

Gun Buyback at Lighthouse Mission in North Bellport

Gun Buyback at Lighthouse Mission in North Bellport happening on May 11th, from 9AM until 12PM.

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North Bellport, NY - April 25th, 2013 - Lighthouse Mission is pleased to announce the Gun Buyback Program which will be hosted at Lighthouse Mission at 1543 Montauk Highway, North Bellport, NY 11713 on Saturday, May 11th from 9am to 12noon.  This program is designed to create a safe, anonymous environment where individuals can turn in illegally possessed guns.  Removing illegally owned guns from the streets helps to secure neighborhoods without infringing on the 2nd amendments rights of law abiding gun owners.

Town of Brookhaven’s Councilwoman Connie Kepert and Suffolk County Legislator Calarco have requested Lighthouse Mission’s cooperation to host the event because of the impeccable reputation, innovative community initiatives and overall impact Lighthouse Mission has had within the challenged community of North Bellport and throughout Suffolk County.  

Lighthouse Mission is Long Island’s only weekly mobile food pantry reaching into 8 different towns covering 765 square miles of Suffolk County, feeding 3000 people per week.  Offering Hope and Help with the Good News of Jesus Christ to change lives and practical assistance through their Mobile Food Pantry, innovative Youth Development and Community Initiatives. Lighthouse Mission serves and resources 156,000 individuals throughout the year with uniquely engineered programs, moving people from poverty to purpose.

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For More Information, Please Contact:
Lighthouse Mission’s Office
(631) 758-7584
www.LighthouseMission.net