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"Winter Storm Warning" ...Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 7 PM EST this evening... * locations...eastern Essex...Union...and Hudson counties in New Jersey...and New York City and Long Island in New York. * Hazard types...heavy snow. * Accumulations...snow accumulation of 4 to 7 inches. * Timing...wintry mix changes to all snow by 5 am. Snow may be heavy at times this morning into early afternoon...before tapering off late this afternoon into this evening. * Visibilities...one quarter mile at times this morning into early afternoon. * Temperatures...mid 30s early this morning...dropping into the lower 20s by afternoon. * Impacts...hazardous travel conditions due to falling temperatures and Road icing...greatly reduced visibilities and significant snow accumulations. Some blowing and drifting snow is possible late this morning through this afternoon. 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 flashlight...food... and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency. , "Special Statement" ...Moderate to locally heavy snow will impact Bronx...Hudson...Kings (Brooklyn)...Nassau...New York (Manhattan)...Queens...Richmond (staten island)...southern Essex...Suffolk and Union counties for the morning commute At 600 am EST...National Weather Service Doppler radar was tracking moderate to locally heavy snow developing over the area. Snowfall rates of one half to one inch per hour and visibilities of 1/2 to 1/4 mile or less are expected to develop through 8am. Temperatures dropping below freezing from mid-morning on will result in icing on untreated roads. Expect travel to become increasingly difficult through the morning rush. A Winter Storm Warning remains in effect for the area. NV -- Thursday Mar.05 15,07:24 AM Weather  |  LIRR  |  Traffic  |  Traffic Cams |  Weather News

 

Gun Buyback at Lighthouse Mission in North Bellport

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

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 

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