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"Coastal Flood Advisory" ...Coastal flood advisory in effect from 10 PM Thursday to 1 am EDT Friday... The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a coastal flood advisory, which is in effect from 10 PM Thursday to 1 am EDT Friday. * Locations...low lying coastal areas along western Long Island Sound. * Tidal departures...around 1 ft above astronomical tides tonight and 1 to 1 1/2 ft Thursday morning and Thursday night. * Timing...minor flooding around the times of high tide Thursday night. Brief and localized minor flooding possible with tonight's and Thursday morning high tide. * Impacts...minor flooding of the most vulnerable Waterfront and shoreline roads...and adjacent properties due to height of storm tide or wave splashover Thursday night. Inundation of 1 to 1 1/2 ft above ground level in the lowest lying spots. A few Road closures likely with a low threat of property damage. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A coastal flood advisory indicates that onshore winds and tides will combine to generate flooding of low areas along the shore. ...Western l.I. Sound water levels for Thursday night... Coastal............time of......forecast total......flood..... Location...........high Tide.....Water level........category.. .................................(mllw/mhhw).................. Kings Point NY......1136 PM..10.5-11.0/2.7-3.2......minor..... Bridgeport CT.......1148 PM...9.6-10.1/2.3-2.8......minor..... New Haven CT........1147 PM....8.8-9.3/2.1-2.6......min-mod... Old Field NY........1150 PM...9.5-10.0/2.2-2.7......minor..... Glen Cove NY........1152 PM..10.4-10.9/2.5-3.0......minor..... -- Wednesday May.24 17,07:24 PM

WALK Radio And King Kullen To Host 2013 "Thanks For Giving" Food Drive To Support Long Island Cares, Inc. November 16th - 21st at 10 Locations

WALK Radio 97.5 FM and King Kullen supermarkets will once again partner to host WALK Radio's annual "Thanks for Giving" Food Drive to support Long Island Cares, Inc.

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Long Island, NY - November 13th, 2013 - WALK Radio 97.5 FM and King Kullen supermarkets will once again partner to host WALK Radio's annual "Thanks for Giving" Food Drive to support Long Island Cares, Inc. - The Harry Chapin Food Bank.  This year's food drive will take place November 18-21 at 9 King Kullen locations, throughout Nassau and Suffolk counties, and culminate with WALK Radio on-air personalities broadcasting lIve on Thursday, November 21 from 5:00 AM - 7:00 PM at the King Kullen in Commack.

Long Island Cares' staff and volunteers will be at each location collecting donations of non-perishable food, household supplies, personal care products, pet food and more for distribution to its network of 590 community-based member agencies in time for the Thanksgiving Holiday.  In addition, Long Island Cares will be distributing information about its broad array of direct service programs that support children, veterans, seniors, pets and families in need.

The complete schedule for the "Thanks for Giving" Food Drive is as follows:

Saturday, November 16 from 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM:
King Kullen, 405 William Floyd Parkway, Shirley

Monday, November 18 from 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM:
King Kullen, 52 East Montauk Highway, Hampton Bays, and
King Kullen, 6233 Route 25A, Wading River.

Tuesday, November 19  from 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM:
King Kullen, 127 Sunrise Highway, Rockville Centre, and
King Kullen, 23-05 Jericho Turnpike, Garden City Park, and
King Kullen, 231 West Merrick Road, Valley Stream.

Wednesday, November 20 from 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM:
King Kullen, 275 Jericho Turnpike, Huntington Station, and
King Kullen, 834 Sunrise Highway, Bayshore, and
King Kullen, 4938 Merrick Road, Massapequa Park.

Thursday, November 21 from 5:00 AM - 7:00 PM:
King Kullen, 120 Veterans Highway, Commack
WALK Radio Live Broadcast with Mark & Cindy, Patrick Shea, Parker and guests!

For more information and to volunteer call (631) 582-FOOD or visit www.licares.org.