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GURWIN ASSISTED LIVING RESIDENT “MODELS” WALK THE RED CARPET FOR THE 2020 GURWIN CALENDAR REVEAL

Eighth Annual Calendar Celebrates the Wisdom and Beauty of Gurwin’s Seniors, ages 73 to 100
Commack, NY –   Fourteen Long Island seniors had the thrill of a lifetime posing as models and dispensing their life advice for the 2020 Gurwin Jewish ~ Fay J. Lindner Residences Calendar, which was officially revealed earlier this month at a […]

NYS BAIL REFORM- THE STORY SO FAR – SHERIFF TOULON

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Over 300 Inmates Released in the Lead Up to January 1st.
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(RIVERHEAD, NY) New York State has just enacted new Bail Reform Legislation which directly impacts the residents of Suffolk County and New York State as a whole.  Sweeping reforms that end cash bail for all misdemeanor and nonviolent felony charges in New York State took effect January 1st, […]

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Suffolk County Department Of Health Services Announces Laws To Reduce The Use Of Plastics Are In Effect

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Legislation to Prohibit the Use of Polystyrene and Single-Use Beverage Straws Effective as of January 1 in Suffolk County

The Suffolk County Department of Health Services today is reminding vendors and consumers that two local laws intended to reduce the use of plastics in Suffolk County went into effect on January 1, 2020. Local law 14-2019 prohibits the […]

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Local Teens Collect & Wrap Toys To Send To Children For The Holidays

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Teens fromThe Chai Center’s CTeen chapter in Dix Hills (CTEEN West Suffolk County) collected toys and wrapped them to be donated to children facing serious medical issues through the organization Chai Lifeline. CTeen, the fastest growing Jewish teen network in the world, inspires and facilitates teens who want to give back to their community and environment. […]

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Thanks Joan Cergol For Bringing DC Corruption to Our Wonderful Huntington

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Our politically corrupt system from DC is now local. Pelosi, AOC and Schiff have arrived in Huntington.  And her name is Joan Cergol.  Joan Cergol has been in deep with the Frank Petrone administration since 2002 and was awarded all along the way by Petrone, until her salary made it to $126,101 as:

Director of the […]

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Kristallnacht Free Event – The Chai Center

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KRISTALLNACHT PROGRAM – FREE EVENT
WHEN: Thursday, November 7, 2019 at 7:00 PM
WHAT: The 81st anniversary of Kristallnacht will be commemorated at The Chai Center with a visit and discussion with Frima Geisel Laub, a Jewish child in Poland who survived for months on her own after her mother left her with a family who could not care for […]

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Huntington Entrepreneur With Down Syndrome One Of The Ten Finalists In L’Oreal Paris

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Brittany Schiavone, 30, a Huntington, NY resident, isn’t just a smart, strong, powerful young woman with Down syndrome, she is the founder of the 501-3 (C) non-profit organization, Brittany’s Baskets of Hope (BBOH). And now, announced today, she is one of the ten finalists in L’Oreal Paris’ Women of Worth national competition.  Oh, and it’s […]

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Pet Peeves, Inc. Annual – Funds Grant Programs for Long Island Shelters and Rescue Groups

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Unleash the Love! Luncheon, the annual fundraiser of the animal advocacy group Pet Peeves, Inc. was a resounding success in its 17th year. Pet Peeves, a not-for profit, umbrella organization that provides financial support to local organizations that aide animals in need, raised more than $120,000, thanks to a sold out luncheon, raffle sales and […]

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Suffolk Health Commissioner Reports Human Cases of West Nile Virus

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Suffolk County Commissioner of Health Services Dr. James Tomarken today reported two cases of West Nile virus, the first cases reported in Suffolk County this season. Both individuals are over the age of 50 and live in the Town of Islip.
The first individual developed symptoms in mid-August and was hospitalized for several days before being […]

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SUFFOLK COUNTY ANNOUNCES NEW JOB PROGRAM TO ASSIST INDIVIDUALS COPING WITH THE OPIOID CRISIS

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County Executive Reminds Residents to Call 3-1-1 for More Information on Eligibility Requirements
 
Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone today announced part-time employment opportunities are available to individuals and family members that have been affected by the opioid crisis. The two-year program is funded through a half-million dollar federal grant to address the economic and workforce impacts […]

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