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Free Car Seat Inspection Event This Saturday

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Free Car Seat Inspection Event (by appointment only)
When:  Saturday, April 5th, 2014
12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Where: Suffolk County District 9 Office
55 2nd Avenue, Suite 7
Brentwood, NY 11717
Legislator Monica R. Martinez, Suffolk County Police Department and EAC’s Certified Technicians will be on-site to inspect car seats and provide parents with essential information about child passenger safety.
Inspections […]

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One-House Budget Does Not Go Far Enough For Long Island Families

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This week I voted against the fiscally-irresponsible one-house budget proposed by the Assembly Majority because it lacked funding for Sagamore Children’s Psychiatric Center, failed to deliver for our students and provided little mandate relief for struggling towns, schools and businesses.

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Effort To Raise Awareness Of Sanfilippo Syndrome

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Grace’s mother Joan Bucchino, Karyn Kirschbaum, Assemblyman Chad Lupinacci and Tami Racaniello. 
Assemblyman Chad Lupinacci recently joined supporters of Grace for a Cure to kick off a new national grassroots effort called “One Green Nation,” to raise awareness about Sanfilippo Syndrome. Grace for a Cure was founded by Joan Bucchino to support her daughter, Grace Bucchino. […]

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Senator Flanagan’s Legislation Mandating DWI Testing After Serious Accidents Passes Senate

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Senator John Flanagan (2nd Senate District) announced today that the New York State Senate has passed legislation he sponsored that would help increase prosecution of drivers who are under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs.  The bill (S1446) would require chemical testing of drivers suspected of being impaired when an accident occurs and results in […]

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Operation Medicine Cabinet to Expand

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Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone was joined by Suffolk and Town officials to announce the expansion of a program to collect and dispose of old or unneeded prescription medications to reduce drug abuse and protect the environment.

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Letter From The Chief of Halesite FD – Home Emergency Preparedness

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Dear Neighbors,
It’s that moment that no home owner or renter wants to think about; you’ve just had a Whether the emergency was a fire of any size, a puff back, or a flood, watching the Fire Department pack up their tools and leave is the worst feeling in the world because now it’s up to you […]

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Suffolk County Implements Anti-Bullying Initiatives

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As of July 1, 2012, the New York State Dignity Act mandates that all schools must designate a point person, known as a Dignity Act Coordinator (DAC), to assist students who feel that they are being bullied.

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What To Do If Your Child Is A Late Talker

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Deborah Hoch, MA, CCC-SLP is a speech-language pathologist with a practice in South Huntington.

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World Water Day – March 22

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Girl Scouts Can Earn Badge for Water Testing, Beach Cleanup.

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the Suffolk County Legislature approved IR 1039-2014, A Local Law to Raise the Legal Age for the Sale of Tobacco Products in Suffolk County by a vote of 10 to 8.

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