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Mangano To Deliver State Of The County Address

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano will deliver his State of the County Address on Wednesday, March 11, 2015 at Twin Rinks, located in Eisenhower Park at 200 Merrick Avenue in East Meadow.

Schumer: Visiting Nurse Association of Long Island Needs Federal Approval for “Vital Access Provider” Funding

Schumer urges centers of medicare & medicaid services to quickly approve application for pending funds for Visiting Nurse Association of LI; without these funds, organization will be hard pressed to stay afloat in the future.

Police Officer Saves Boy Suffering from Allergic Reaction

A Suffolk County Police officer saved a Nesconset boy who was suffering from an allergic reaction by injecting him with an EpiPen at his home yesterday.

PSEG Long Island Upgrades Electric System to Improve Reliability for North Shore University Hospital

Project Will Provide a Dedicated Feeder Line to the Hospital.

Mangano Announces "A Shot At Life" Drug Treatment Trial

New innovative drug treatment plan widely proven to reduce the cravings for heroin and other Opiates, block users from “getting high” and prevent relapse.

Middle School Girls Encouraged to Explore Engineering as a Career with Girls Inc. and National Grid

Students toured the Northport Power Plant and spoke to inspiring women engineers.

Oceanside Gym Owner Pleads Guilty to Using Gym Members’ Credit Card Numbers to Steal Thousands in Merchandise

Thomas Donovan, 39, of Island Park, used personal financial information belonging to clients of kickboxing gyms he owned.

Hot Spots: Weekend Watch for Dramatic Plays, Music, Wrestling & More

Don't let the cold weather stop you from having an entertaining weekend with dramatic plays and performances, hockey, wrestling and more.

Rep. Rice to President Obama: Reverse HUD’s Decision on Long Island Facility Serving Homeless Veterans

Because of a technicality, HUD denies $250,000 in rental assistance vouchers for Liberty Village facility.

SCPD Searching for Mastic Beach Robbery Witness

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Seventh Squad detectives are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a man who may have witnessed a robbery in Mastic Beach last month.

Music From The Emerald Isle: St. Patrick’s Day Concerts

Although not all of theses concerts take place on St. Patrick’s Day, they all will have you reveling in the Irish spirit!

NCPD Crime Alert: 2014 & 2015 Mercedes Models Targeted by Thieves

County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Acting Police Commissioner Thomas C. Krumpter would like to advise the public of an ongoing series of larcenies involving Tires & Rims being removed from 2014 and 2015 Mercedes-Benz vehicles.

MTA Long Island Rail Road Earns TSA’s Gold Standard Award

LIRR is One of 5 Transit Agencies Honored Nationwide

Scam Alert: Legislator Anker & SCPD Warn Suffolk Residents to Beware of Scams

Legislator Sarah Anker (D- Mt. Sinai, 6th Legislative District) reminds Suffolk County residents to be aware of the many scams being conducted through mail, telephone, and the internet.

Governor Cuomo Launches "Enough is Enough" Campaign to Combat Sexual Assault on College and University Campuses

New York State Police Superintendent Announces Dedicated Hotline to Respond to Sex Assaults on Campuses.

The Heckscher Museum of Art Unveils Respect of an Army

The Heckscher Museum of Art is pleased to announce the unveiling of Respect of an Army by America’s premier Civil War history painter Mort Künstler, Saturday, April 11, 2015.

William Floyd History Museum to Open to Public Before BOE Meetings

Beginning on March 10, the Rita Rech Museum of William Floyd School District History will be open to the public on Board of Education meeting nights from 6-8 pm.

SCPD Crime Alert: Man Wanted for Petit Larceny in Centereach

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Sixth Precinct Crime Section are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying and locating a man who stole from a Centereach store this month.

CSHL Biologist Michael Schatz Awarded 2015 Sloan Foundation Research Fellowship

Associate Professor Michael Schatz of Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) will receive a 2015 Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Research Fellowship.

Three Men Arrested for Burglarizing Numerous Suffolk Cell Phone Stores

Suffolk County Police have arrested three men responsible for numerous cell phone store burglaries that occurred in Suffolk County in January and February 2015.
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