AIR QUALITY ALERT IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM SATURDAY TO 11 PM SATURDAY The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation has
issued an air quality health advisory for the following counties:
Suffolk and Nassau.
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 A
Q I, was created as an easy way to correlate levels of different
pollutants to one scale. The higher the A Q I value, the greater the
When pollution levels are elevated, the New York State Department of
Health recommends 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 a physician.
For additional information, please visit the New York State
Department of Environmental Conservation web site at,
https://on.ny.gov/nyaqi, or call the Air Quality Hotline at
Legislator Barraga Honored By the Bay Shore Historical Society
Published: July 23 2013
Long Island News & PR
Legislator Barraga received a plaque from Barry R. Dlouhy, President of the Bay Shore Historical Society.
July 23, 2013 - Bay Shore, NY - On July 18th, 2013 the Bay Shore Historical Society held their annual installation dinner. At the dinner,
Legislator Thomas F. Barraga (R- West Islip) was honored with a plaque signifying his support and dedication to the Bay Shore Historical Society presented by President Barry R. Dlouhy.