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County Thanks Committee for Work to Help Fund Suffolk Veterans

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Group to Help Disburse $160,000 Raised by Suffolk County Marathon
Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone met recently with a newly appointed committee made up of veterans and advocates for veterans, which has been formed to disburse funds raised by the Suffolk County Marathon and Half Marathon to Support Our Veterans.
“Members of this very capable committee will […]

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Handmade Gifts from the Heart Donated to Stony Brook Children’s Hospital

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Teaching her students the true meaning of giving to others was third grade teacher, Diane D’Allesandro’s, goal this holiday season. In lieu of a class party, her students at Burr Intermediate School in Commack, with the help of their parents and grandparents, created handmade needlepoint bookmarks to donate to Stony Brook Children’s Hospital just in […]

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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Eastern District of New York
James Burke Charged With Assaulting Smithtown Man in Custody in 2012 and Conspiring to Cover-up the Assault and Obstruct a Federal Civil Rights Investigation

A two-count indictment was unsealed yesterday December 9,2015 in United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
charging former Suffolk County Police Chief […]

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Local Animal Shelter Worker Wins $25,000

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On the last weekend of November at Little Shelter Animal Rescue, the semi-annual Mercedes-Benz fall raffle was held. With tickets selling until the last day, one ticket out of an available 600 tickets, would be the number to win a new Mercedes-Benz or $25,000. The drawing was held at Littler Shelter’s location in Huntington.
President of […]

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Sunshine Toy Drive Underway at Dix Hills Fire Department

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The Sunshine Toy Drive has started collecting donations of toys for the holiday season. Victoria Plumitallo, a 17-year-old high school student from Dix Hills, had a desire to help as many needy children as possible receive holiday gifts since she was a fourth grader.  Assisted by her parents, Dix Hills Fire Commissioner Mike Plumitallo and his wife Hope, the Toy Drive was created nine years ago […]

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Suffolk County Undertakes Review of Sewage Treatment Regulatory Program

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As an outgrowth of County Executive Steve Bellone’s Reclaim Our Waters Initiative, the Suffolk County Health Department has undertaken a review of existing sewage treatment plant (STP) siting and enforcement practices to identify opportunities to further strengthen its regulatory programs.
“As part of a comprehensive approach to improve water quality, it makes sense to review our […]

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Rating Agencies Fitch, Moody’s and Standard& Poor’s Keep Huntington’s Bonds at AAA

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Fitch, Moody’s and Standard & Poor’s all maintain Town at highest level
All three major ratings agencies – Fitch, Moody’s and Standard & Poor’s – have again maintained the Town of Huntington’s AAA bond rating, affecting the Town’s $95 million in outstanding bonds and a $12.9 million bond sale planned for the week of November 30.

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Bellone Nominates Tim Sini as Suffolk County Police Commissioner
Former Assistant U.S. Attorney Currently Serves as Suffolk’s Assistant Deputy County Executive for Public Safety
 
Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone announced on November 24th 2015 that he will be nominating Assistant Deputy County Executive for Public Safety, Tim Sini, to become Suffolk County Police Commissioner.
Sini served as County […]

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Small Business Saturday, Holiday Parade in Huntington Village

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On  Saturday, November 28, 2015 in Huntington Village the Sixth Annual Huntington Village Holiday Parade and Tree Lighting.  Events start at 2 p.m. Parade starts at 6 p.m  Tree lighting is approximately at 7:30-8 p.m., after the parade.
Each year, between 5,000 to 10,000 people come to the parade, which includes floats by local fire departments and companies. This year, […]

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Suffolk County Police Announce Added Holiday Patrols

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Suffolk County Police Announce Added Holiday Patrols
Department will increase presence at retail centers and downtowns;
Zero-tolerance approach taken for drunk drivers
 
The Suffolk County Police Department will increase police patrols in shopping centers and on roadways during the holiday season to ensure a safe and enjoyable season for residents of Suffolk County.
Suffolk County Police will be […]

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