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Assemblyman McDonough: Donate Blood, Save a Life

August 3, 2015

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Assemblyman Dave McDonough (R,C,I-Merrick) today announced he will host a blood drive on August 20 in conjunction with New York Blood Services. The blood drive will take place from 1:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the Town of Hempstead at the Merrick Road Golf Clubhouse located at 2550 Clubhouse Road, Merrick. Two […]

A.G. Schneiderman, Nine Other Attorneys General and NYC Send Joint Letter Backing Federal Rules Limiting Climate Change Pollution from Power Plants

August 3, 2015

Long Island Press Releases Coalition Letter To EPA Cites Critical Need For EPA Regulations To Protect The Public, The Environment, Grow Our Economies; New Rules Target Existing And New Power Plants, With Existing Power Plant Rule Cutting Pollution Equivalent To That Produced Annually By More Than 160 Million Cars (Long Island, NY) Joined by a coalition of nine other […]

Assemblyman Michael Montesano: Mandatory Meal Plan Fee Burdens SCCC Students

August 3, 2015

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) The cost of obtaining a higher education is already too high for many students and their families. It is frustrating that rather than working to make education more affordable, Suffolk County Community College has increased tuition for full-time students by $180 and will now require a $200 mandatory meal plan fee for […]

Gregory, Stern Call on State to Allow Counties to Restrict Residency of Sex Offenders

August 3, 2015

Long Island Press Releases Ask State Assembly To Convene Special Session Before School Starts (Long Island, NY) Suffolk County Legislature Presiding Officer DuWayne Gregory and 16th District Legislator Steve Stern on Thursday called for the state to allow counties to restrict the residency of sex offenders. The lawmakers were joined by Parents for Megan’s Law and the Crime Victims […]

Queens Tourism Council: It’s In Queens! (Aug. 6 to Aug. 12)

August 3, 2015

Long Island Press Releases (Queens, NY) Pets gone wild! Activities this week include a doggie ice cream party, a dragon festival, an exhibit on how cats are taking over the internet, and a screening of the movie ET. There are also plenty of outdoor activities, such as the annual Jamaica JAMS concert and street festival with more than 500 […]

Sag Harbor Walking Tours APP Launches – High Tech Meets American History in Sag Harbor

August 3, 2015

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Sag Harbor Partnership announces Sag Harbor Walking Tours, an exciting new smartphone app for discovering the treasures, secrets, and history of Sag Harbor Village. This makes Sag Harbor the first town on Eastern Long island to have an app dedicated to its history and culture. There’s a whole new way to experience Sag Harbor with the new SAG HARBOR WALKING TOURS APP for smartphones.  […]

New Yorkers Applaud First-Ever Federal Carbon Protections

August 3, 2015

Long Island Press Releases Climate & Public Health Standards Come Ahead of Pope’s NY Visit, World Summit (Long Island, NY) New York elected officials, clean energy and public health advocates, environmental justice leaders, and many more today applauded President Obama and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for finalizing the first-ever nationwide protections from dangerous carbon pollution from power plants. […]

“Goat On A Boat” Moves to Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts

August 3, 2015

Long Island Press Releases Kick off event “Everybody Loves Pirates” Thursday, August 20 (Long Island, NY) Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts is pleased to announce The new partnership between Bay Street Theater and Goat on a Boat. On August 20, the fun begins when Frogtown Mountain Puppeteer presents Everybody Loves Pirates. “We’re very thrilled […]

Bay Street Theater Announces Betty Buckley and Rachel York to be Legendary “Big Edie” and Little Edie” in Grey Gardens, The Musical

August 3, 2015

Long Island Press Releases August 4-30 (Long Island, NY) Bay Street Theater is pleased to announce that Tony Award winner Betty Buckley and Drama Desk Award winner Rachel York will star as Big Edie and Little Edie Bouvier Beale in GREY GARDENS, the musical, August 4 – 30; with book by Doug Wright, music by Scott Frankel, and lyrics […]

A.G. Schneiderman Cracks Down on Illegal Toy Gun Sales, Announces Settlements with Major Retailers to Halt Sales of Life-Like Imitation Guns in NY

August 3, 2015

Long Island Press Releases Five Major Retailers, Including Online Giants Amazon And Walmart, Agree To Pay Over $300,000 In Fines For Selling Thousands Of Toy Firearms In Violation Of New York Public Safety Laws (Long Island, NY) Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today announced agreements with five major retailers, Amazon.com, Kmart, Sears, Walmart and California-based ACTA, for violating a […]

Join Actor Ralph Macchio and News Anchor Maurice Dubois for Sixth Annual Village Cup Regatta Saturday, Sept. 12

August 3, 2015

Long Island Press Releases Friendly Competition Benefits Mather Hospital’s Palliative Medicine Program and The Lustgarten Foundation’s Pancreatic Research – View Memorial Parade of Boats at Harborfront Park Prior to Regatta (Long Island, NY) Join Actor and local resident Ralph Macchio and Port Jefferson native and CBS 2 News Anchor Maurice Dubois for the Sixth Annual Village Cup Regatta on Saturday, […]

Environment NY: Tough Carbon Pollution Limits Huge Step on Climate & Clean Energy

August 3, 2015

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Gas and coal power plants will pollute 32 percent less and clean energy sources such as wind and solar will meet more of the nation’s electricity needs, according to new carbon pollution limits that are central to President Obama’s plan to address climate change. The final Clean Power Plan, scheduled to be […]

Rep. Rice: Iran Deal Is a Risk I Can’t Support

August 3, 2015

Long Island Press Releases Rice releases op-ed announcing opposition to the final agreement with Iran (Long Island, NY) Three weeks ago, President Obama announced that American and international negotiators reached a final agreement with Iranian leaders restricting Iran’s nuclear program in exchange for relief from economic sanctions. I’ve since taken time to study the text of the proposed deal, […]

Statement by A.G. Schneiderman on the Death of Raynette Turner

August 3, 2015

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman issued the following statement today on the death of Raynette Turner: “My office’s Special Investigations and Prosecutions Unit will investigate the death of Raynette Turner, consistent with Executive Order No. 147 and a conforming order to be issued by the Governor at my request.” View Executive Order […]

Great Strides Long Island, Project 9 Line Present Family Fun at Saddle Rock Ranch to Benefit Local Veterans

August 3, 2015

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) On Sunday, August 23rd, Great Strides Long Island and Project 9 Line are partnering to raise community awareness and garner financial support for their veterans’ programs, with a Family Fun Day.  This event will be open to local community members, veterans and their families.  The Family Fun Day will consist of fun […]

Police Seeking Two Women Who Stole Over $1,000 of Medicine from Suffolk Pharmacies

August 3, 2015

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Second Precinct Crime Section officers are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the women who stole items from a Dix Hills store. Two women entered the CVS store located at 2000 Jericho Turnpike and stole 7 allergy nasal sprays on July 22 […]

VIDEO: Woman Wanted by Authorities After Leaving the Scene of Huntington Station Accident

August 3, 2015

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Second Precinct Crime Section officers are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate a female who struck a parked vehicle in Huntington Station. A woman driving a newer model Honda Pilot made a left turn onto 1st Avenue in Huntington Station and struck […]

Police, Nassau Fire Departments Successfully Respond to East Rockaway Garage Fire

August 3, 2015

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) The Arson Bomb Squad reports the details of a fire that occurred on Sunday, August 02, 2015 at 3:00 a.m. in East Rockaway. According to detectives, Fourth Precinct officers responded to a building on West Boulevard for a garage fire.  Upon arrival officers discovered the unoccupied garage was fully engulfed in flames. Nassau […]

Two Suspects Under Arrest After Caught Attempting to Burglarize Great Neck Residence

August 3, 2015

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Third Squad detectives report the arrest of two individuals for a Burglary that occurred on Saturday, August 1, 2015 at 10:52 pm in Great Neck. According to detectives, David Jimenez, 17, of College Point and Felipe Sanchez, 20, of New York along with an unknown third individual (no description) were observed entering […]

Pedestrian Seriously Injured in Huntington Station Motor Vehicle Crash

August 3, 2015

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Suffolk County Police Second Squad detectives are investigating a motor vehicle crash that seriously injured a pedestrian in Huntington Station on Saturday, August 1. Antonio Molina, of Huntington Station, was walking on New York Avenue, 100 feet north of East 18th Street at 10:55 p.m. when he attempted to cross the road […]

Man Electrocuted After Hanging Flag from High Tension Wire at Atlantic Beach Block Party

August 3, 2015

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Fourth Squad detectives report the details of a Serious Aided Case that occurred on Saturday, August 1, 2015 at 12:50 pm in East Atlantic Beach. According to detectives, while attempting to hang an American Flag across the middle of Buffalo Avenue to celebrate a residential block party, a 27 year old male […]

Kew Gardens Man in Police Custody After Stealing Vehicle from South Bellmore Auto Shop

August 3, 2015

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) The Seventh Squad reports the arrest of a Kew Gardens man for Burglary that occurred on Saturday, August 1, 2015 at 8:25 a.m. in Bellmore. According to detectives, First Precinct officers received a 911 call for a leaving the scene of an auto accident on Sunrise Highway and Babylon Turnpike in Merrick. […]

Officers Rescue Man and Woman at Swept Out by Rip Current at Ocean Bay Park

August 3, 2015

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) Two Suffolk County Police Marine Bureau officers rescued a man and woman from a rip current at Ocean Bay Park, Fire Island on Saturday, August 1. Elias Bahou and Katherine Robson were swimming in the ocean south of Oneida Street and Champlain Walk in Ocean Bay Park when they were caught in a […]

New Cassel Man Nabbed by Cops Stealing Safe from Local Neighborhood Residence

August 3, 2015

Long Island Press Releases (Long Island, NY) The Third Squad reports the arrest of a New Cassel man for Burglary on Friday, July 31, 2015 at 10:08 p.m. in New Cassel. According to detectives, on Thursday, June 18, 2015 at 10:00 p.m. Joshua Johnson, 19, was seen removing a safe containing an undetermined amount of US currency from a […]


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