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"Air Quality Alert" ...Air quality alert in effect from 11 am to 11 PM EDT Monday... 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...Orange...Putnam Air quality levels in outdoor air are predicted to be greater than an air quality index value of 100 for 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. For additional information, please visit the New York state department of environmental conservation website at, https://on.NY.Gov/nyaqi, or call the air quality hotline at 800-535-1345. 1103 PM EDT sun Jun 17 2018 ...Air quality alert in effect from 11 am to 11 PM EDT Monday... 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...Orange...Putnam Air quality levels in outdoor air are predicted to be greater than an air quality index value of 100 for 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. For additional information, please visit the New York state department of environmental conservation website at, https://on.NY.Gov/nyaqi, or call the air quality hotline at 800-535-1345. -- Monday Jun.18 18,09:34 AM

Police Seeking Two Armed Robbers Who Stole Drugs from Nassau County Pharmacies

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Suspects demanded Amphetamines, Oxycodone, Percocet and cough medicine, officials report.

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NCPD reports the details of two Robberies that have occurred in Nassau County.

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Nassau County, NY - February 20, 2018 - The Major Case Bureau reports the details of two Robberies that have occurred in Nassau County from Saturday, February 17 through Monday, February 19, 2018.
 
According to Robbery Squad Detectives, two unknown male suspects both armed with handguns entered two separate pharmacies and demanded an undetermined amount of Amphetamines, Oxycodone, Percocet and cough medicine. No injuries were reported. Suspect one is described as a male approximately 6’ tall, Suspect two is described as a male with a stocky build; both wearing all dark colored clothing including gloves and masks. 
 
  • On 02/17/18 at 2:50am CVS Pharmacy, 44 N. Central Avenue, Valley Stream; three employees and no customers present. 
  • On 02/19/18 at 2:40am Walgreen’s Pharmacy, 4120 Hempstead Turnpike, Bethpage; five employees and no customers present.
Detectives request anyone with information regarding these crimes to contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.