OnSachem This AM

HOLBROOK, NY (OnSachem.com / OnTownMedia.com) — Here’s your morning update from OnSachem for Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2020.

Holbrook man convicted of killing Boy Scout to be sentenced this morning

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Smith to lead NY’s first-ever public hearing for local small businesses impacted by COVID-19

Are there other alleged victims? Patchogue man arrested for lewd act in East Northport park, police charge

Sachem Central School District Board of Education Meeting, Aug. 26

Town of Brookhaven Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting, Aug. 26

FARMINGVILLE, NY (OnSachem.com / OnTownMedia.com) — The Town of Brookhaven will hold its Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting. Check the Town's web…

Five states removed from New York's self-quarantine list for travelers

Alaska, Arizona, Delaware, Maryland, and Montana are off the list, but far-off Guam is added

LONG ISLAND, NY — Five states have been removed from New York State’s quarantine list. However, any travelers to New York from far-away Guam must quarantine upon arrival to the Empire State because of the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. Meanwhile, Long Island’s infection rate is 1.1%, slightly above the statewide infection rate of 0.94%.

New York sticking to 14-day quarantine period despite change by CDC

New York residents pay 13.8% of their income in state, local taxation – most in nation

‘Straight Outta Quaran-Teen’ to help students as school year begins

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Overnight robbery and attempted robbery in Farmingville and Lake Ronkonkoma

Attempted robbery at Mobil followed 10 minutes later by robbery at 7-Eleven, police said

See the list local gyms reopening on Monday after closed for over five months

HOLBROOK, NY — If you put on a few quarantine pounds or lost some muscular definition since March, you can hit the gym again beginning Monday, Aug. 24, under new strict safety requirements. OnSachem developed a list of local gyms reopening as they resume serving clients over five months after New York State forced the facilities to close as COVID-19 spread wildly.

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Farmingville honors heroes on the frontlines of COVID-19

FARMINGVILLE, NY — Community heroes serving on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic received honors in Farmingville on Saturday. The Farmingville Community Day Committee and elected officials thanked the frontline workers for their public service during this unprecedented time.

Police: Man shot and killed outside Bohemia gentlemen’s club

BOHEMIA, NY — A 27-year-old man was shot and killed in Bohemia early this morning outside Temptations Gentlemen’s Club. Police are now looking for the killer. As of 9:30 a.m. Sunday, police told OnSachem detectives are trying to determine where the victim lived.

Sachem Schools adds another ‘Re-Entry Plans’ Community Forum for Aug. 28

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