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"Air Quality Alert" ...Air quality alert in effect from 11 am to 11 PM EDT Thursday... The New York state department of environmental conservation has issued an air quality health advisory for the following counties... Nassau and Suffolk In effect from 11 am to 11 PM EDT Thursday. 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 preexisting 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. 335 PM EDT Wed Aug 15 2018 ...Air quality alert in effect from 11 am to 11 PM EDT Thursday... The New York state department of environmental conservation has issued an air quality health advisory for the following counties... Nassau and Suffolk In effect from 11 am to 11 PM EDT Thursday. 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 preexisting 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. -- Wednesday Aug.15 18,10:19 PM

Police: Holtsville Woman Arrested After Driving Drunk with 9 Year-Old Son in Vehicle

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Angela Briel, 34, is charged with violating Leandra's Law, according to officials.

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NCPD reports the arrest of Angela Briel of Holtsville, 34, for DWI.

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Massapequa, NY - February 21, 2018 - The Seventh Precinct reports the arrest of a Holtsville woman for DWI (Leandra’s Law) the occurred on Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 11:10 pm in Massapequa.
 
According to police, officers responded to a 911 call for a possible DWI. While canvassing the area, police observed a 2017 Nissan Maxima parked idling in the vicinity of S. Bayview Avenue and Mohawk Place. After initiating an investigation, the officer observed Angela Briel, 34, to be intoxicated. Her 9-year-old son was in the front passenger seat. Briel was arrested without incident. The child was released to a relative.   
 
Defendant Briel is charged with DWI, Aggravated DWI, Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated (Child 15), Endangering Welfare of Child and Operating Motor Vehicle by Unlicensed Driver. She will be arraigned Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at First District Court, Hempstead
 
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