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"Air Quality Alert" ...Air quality alert in effect from 2 PM this afternoon to 10 PM EDT this evening... The New York state department of environmental conservation has issued an air quality health advisory for the following counties... Richmond...Kings...Queens...New York...Bronx...Westchester... Rockland...Nassau...Suffolk. In effect from 2 PM this afternoon to 10 PM EDT this evening. Air quality levels in outdoor air are predicted to be greater than an air quality index value of 100 for the pollutant of ground level ozone. The air quality index...or aqi...was created as an easy way to correlate levels of different pollutants to one scale. The higher the aqi value, the greater the health concern. When pollution levels are elevated...the New York state department of health recommends that individuals consider limiting strenuous outdoor physical activity to reduce the risk of adverse health effects. People who may be especially sensitive to the effects of elevated levels of pollutants include the very Young, and those with pre-existing respiratory problems such as asthma or heart disease. Those with symptoms should consider consulting their personal physician. A toll free air quality hotline has been established so New York residents can stay informed on the air quality situation. The toll free number is: 1 800 5 3 5, 1 3 4 5. 1014 am EDT Tue Sep 2 2014 ...Air quality alert in effect from 2 PM this afternoon to 10 PM EDT this evening... The New York state department of environmental conservation has issued an air quality health advisory for the following counties... Richmond...Kings...Queens...New York...Bronx...Westchester... Rockland...Nassau...Suffolk. In effect from 2 PM this afternoon to 10 PM EDT this evening. Air quality levels in outdoor air are predicted to be greater than an air quality index value of 100 for the pollutant of ground level ozone. The air quality index...or aqi...was created as an easy way to correlate levels of different pollutants to one scale. The higher the aqi value, the greater the health concern. When pollution levels are elevated...the New York state department of health recommends that individuals consider limiting strenuous outdoor physical activity to reduce the risk of adverse health effects. People who may be especially sensitive to the effects of elevated levels of pollutants include the very Young, and those with pre-existing respiratory problems such as asthma or heart disease. Those with symptoms should consider consulting their personal physician. A toll free air quality hotline has been established so New York residents can stay informed on the air quality situation. The toll free number is: 1 800 5 3 5, 1 3 4 5. -- Tuesday Sep.02 14,12:24 PM Weather  |  LIRR  |  Traffic  |  Traffic Cams |  Weather News

 

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Roslyn Man Arrested for Local Burglary

The Third Squad reports the arrest of a Roslyn man on Tuesday September 2, 2014 at 2:20 a.m. for Burglary in Roslyn.

Popular “Over 50 Fair” Scheduled for September 28th at Melville Marriott

The Over 50 Fair will return to the Melville Marriott for it's fifth year on Sunday, September 28th, 2014.

AG Schneiderman Releases Labor Day Report With Highlights of His Enforcement of Laws Protecting New York’s Workers

Civil And Criminal Cases Against Employers That Cheated Workers Recovered More Than $17 Million In Restitution For Almost 14,000 Workers, Plus $2 Million In Penalties

Schumer Announces Critical Step Forward on ‘Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act’

Chairman of Senate Judiciary Committee Leahy Has Agreed to Consider JASTA Legislation Next Week, On September 11th

Hot Weather Tips for Your Pet

The Suffolk County SPCA has released the following tips.

Man Wanted for Breaking into Elmont Home

The Fourth Squad is investigating a Burglary that occurred on September 1, 2014 at 12:00 am in Elmont.

Franklin Square Man Arrested for Stealing Over $35k in Copper Wires from Job

Seventh Squad detectives report the arrest of a Franklin Square man for burglary and grand larceny that occurred in Massapequa beginning 07/19/14 through 08/14/14.

Woman Arrested for Leaving Children in Parked Car While Doing Heroin

The Second Precinct reports the arrest of a Suffolk County woman for endangering the welfare of her child which occurred in Levittown of Monday, 09/01/13 at 2:30 P.M.

Man Dies of Heart Attack After Boat Flooding Incident

First Squad detectives report the details of a boating incident involving a fatality which occurred in Freeport on Monday, 09/01/14 at 2:06 P.M.

NYC Woman Arrested for DWI with 3-Year-Old Child in Vehicle

Suffolk County Police have arrested a New York City woman for driving while intoxicated with a 3-year-old boy in her car last night.

SCPD Crime Alert: Man Wanted for Robbing Central Islip Bank

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Pattern Crime Unit detectives are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the man who robbed a Central Islip bank in January.

Couple Injured in Drive-By Shooting in Wyandanch

Suffolk County Police First Squad detectives are investigating a shooting that occurred last night in Wyandanch.

Over 200 Prominent NY Real Estate Professionals Will Golf in Support of Israel’s Soldiers

The Friends of the IDF (FIDF) NY Real Estate Division Golf Outing is September 18 at the Glen Oaks Country Club.

Six People Arrested at Sobriety Checkpoint in Port Jefferson Station

The checkpoint was on Route 25A from Sunday, August 31 at 7:40 p.m. to Monday, September 1 at 12 a.m.

Centereach Man Arrested for Series of Burglaries

Arrest occurred on Park Street in Blue Point on Sunday, August 31, 2014 at 1:25 p.m.

NCPD: Fatal Accident in Bellmore

Accident occurred at 12:13 PM on August 31.

Woman Arrested for DWI with 2-Year-Old Child in Vehicle

The arrest occurred Eastbound on Sunrise Highway near the Exit 58 South Ramp on Sunday, August 31, 2014 at 12:40 a.m.

SCPD: Wrong-Way Driver Crashes and is Arrested for DWI

The crash occurred Eastbound on the Long Island Expressway in Dix Hills on Sunday, August 31, 2014 at 5:04 a.m.

SCPD: Woman and Her Unborn Baby Killed in Shooting

The shooting occurred on Stein Drive in Bay Shore on Saturday, August 30, 2014 at approximately 8:40 p.m.

SCPD: Man Arrested for Several Commercial Burglaries

Arrest occurred on Motor Parkway in Hauppauge on Friday, August 29, 2014 at approximately 5 a.m.
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