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"Coastal Flood Advisory" ...Coastal flood advisory in effect from 4 am to 7 am EST Friday... The National Weather Service in New York NY has issued a coastal flood advisory, which is in effect from 4 am to 7 am EST Friday. * Locations...western Long Island Sound including New Haven and Fairfield counties in southern Connecticut, Westchester, Bronx, northern Queens, northern Nassau and northwest Suffolk counties in New York. * Tidal departure...2 to 3 ft above astronomical tides around the times of high tide. * Coastal flood impacts...there is a low threat of property damage. Shallow flooding is expected in the most vulnerable locations near the Waterfront and shoreline. Expect around 1 to 2 feet of inundation above ground level in low lying, vulnerable areas. Some roads and low lying property including parking lots, Parks, lawns and homes/businesses with basements near the Waterfront will experience shallow flooding. * Timing...around the times of high tide tonight. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A coastal flood advisory indicates that onshore winds and tides will combine to generate flooding of low areas along the shore. Time of high total tides are approximate to the nearest hour. Bridgeport CT MLLW categories - minor 8.9 ft, moderate 10.4 ft, major 11.4 ft mhhw categories - minor 1.6 ft, moderate 3.1 ft, major 4.1 ft total total departure day/time tide tide from norm waves flood ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------- 16/05 am 8.9/ 9.4 1.6/ 2.0 2.7/ 3.2 2-3 minor Stamford CT MLLW categories - minor 9.4 ft, moderate 11.0 ft, major 12.4 ft mhhw categories - minor 1.5 ft, moderate 3.1 ft, major 4.5 ft total total departure day/time tide tide from norm waves flood ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------- 16/05 am 9.3/ 9.8 1.4/ 1.9 2.7/ 3.2 2-3 minor New Haven CT MLLW categories - minor 8.6 ft, moderate 9.2 ft, major 10.5 ft mhhw categories - minor 1.9 ft, moderate 2.5 ft, major 3.8 ft total total departure day/time tide tide from norm waves flood ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------- 16/05 am 8.4/ 8.9 1.7/ 2.2 2.7/ 3.2 2 minor Kings Point NY MLLW categories - minor 10.0 ft, moderate 10.5 ft, major 13.0 ft mhhw categories - minor 2.2 ft, moderate 2.7 ft, major 5.2 ft total total departure day/time tide tide from norm waves flood ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------- 16/06 am 9.4/ 9.9 1.6/ 2.0 2.8/ 3.4 2 none Old Field NY MLLW categories - minor 9.2 ft, moderate 10.2 ft, major 12.2 ft mhhw categories - minor 1.9 ft, moderate 2.9 ft, major 4.9 ft total total departure day/time tide tide from norm waves flood ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------- 16/05 am 9.1/ 9.6 1.8/ 2.2 3.0/ 3.5 2-4 minor Glen Cove NY MLLW categories - minor 10.1 ft, moderate 11.1 ft, major 13.1 ft mhhw categories - minor 2.2 ft, moderate 3.2 ft, major 5.2 ft total total departure day/time tide tide from norm waves flood ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact -------- --------- --------- --------- ------- -------- 16/05 am 9.2/ 9.7 1.3/ 1.8 2.6/ 3.1 2-3 none -- Thursday Nov.15 18,07:04 AM

2014 "Thanks For Giving" Food Drive To Support Long Island Cares, Inc

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WALK 97.5 FM and King Kullen supermarkets will once again partner to host WALK Radio's annual "Thanks for Giving" Food Drive in support of Long Island Cares, Inc.

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Long Island, NY - November 4, 2014 - WALK 97.5 FM and King Kullen supermarkets will once again partner to host WALK Radio's annual "Thanks for Giving" Food Drive in support of Long Island Cares, Inc. - The Harry Chapin Food Bank .  This year's food drive will take place November 12-20 at 9 King Kullen locations, throughout Nassau and Suffolk counties, and culminate with WALK Radio on-air personalities broadcasting lIve on Thursday, November 20 from 5:00 AM - 7:00 PM at the King Kullen in Commack.

Long Island Cares' staff and volunteers will be at each location collecting donations of non-perishable food, household supplies, personal care products, pet food and more for distribution to the food bank's network of 588 community-based member agencies in time for the Thanksgiving holiday.  In addition, Long Island Cares will be distributing information about its broad array of direct service programs that support children, veterans, seniors, pets and families in need.

The complete schedule for the "Thanks for Giving" Food Drive is as follows:

Wednesday, November 12 from 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
King Kullen, 275 Jericho Turnpike, Huntington Station

Thursday, November 13 from 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
King Kullen, 6233 Route 25A, Wading River
 
Friday, November 14  from 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM                                    
King Kullen, 4938 Merrick Road, Massapequa Park
 
Saturday, November 15 from 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM    
King Kullen, 127 Sunrise Highway, Rockville Centre
 
Sunday, November 16 from 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM  
       
King Kullen, 231 West Merrick Road, Valley Stream
 
Monday, November 17 from 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
King Kullen, 834 Sunrise Highway, Bayshore
 
Tuesday, November 18 from 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
King Kullen, 52 East Montauk Highway, Hampton Bays
 
Wednesday, November 19 from 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
King Kullen, 23-05 Jericho Turnpike, Garden City Park

Thursday, November 20 from 5:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Live Broadcast with Mark & Cindy from the WALK Breakfast Club, Patrick Shea, Parker & guests!
King Kullen, 120 Veterans Highway, Commack

For more information and to volunteer call (631) 582-FOOD or visit our website.