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Cuomo says even if New York's COVID-19 numbers rise, advances lessen concern about overwhelming hospital ICU units

(The Center Square) – While New York officials will pay close attention to hospitalization rates in the coming days and weeks, Gov. Andrew Cuomo told reporters Friday afternoon that the battle with COVID-19 will be different from the one waged back in the spring. Read more


Former supervisor at Long Island drug manufacturer pleads guilty to theft of medical products

SHIRLEY, NY — A Long Island man pleaded guilty at the federal courthouse in Central Islip on Friday to theft of medical products from his employer, Luitpold Pharmaceuticals, Inc. / American Regent in Shirley. When sentenced, Gregory Settino, 58, of Bethpage faces up to 20 years in prison, restitution to his former employer, and a fine of up to $250,000. Read more

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Ronkonkoma man among 12 arrested for alleged drag racing: Suffolk Police

RONKONKOMA, NY — Suffolk County Police arrested 12 men, including a 19-year-old from Ronkonkoma, for their alleged participation in a total of nine illegal speed contests in Deer Park and East Farmingdale. Read more


Lake Ronkonkoma’s Christmas tree will shine without a community celebration

LAKE RONKONKOMA, NY — The Christmas tree along Ronkonkoma Avenue in Lake Ronkonkoma will sparkle with the holiday spirit, even though the annual community event to celebrate the lighting won’t happen this year. Read more


Holbrook’s Christmas tree will shine—despite lighting event canceled

HOLBROOK, NY — The holiday lights will still shine brightly along Main Street in Holbrook, but the annual community gathering to light the Christmas tree in front of The Irish Times Pub won’t happen this year thanks to COVID-19. Read more


Farmingville gets festive for the holiday season

FARMINGVILLE, NY — The holiday spirt brightly lights up Farmingville as residents volunteered to decorate their community over the long Thanksgiving weekend. Read more


Town of Brookhaven Planning Board Meeting

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VenueTown Hall Auditorium

Town of Brookhaven Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting

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VenueTown Hall Auditorium

Town of Smithtown Planning Board Meeting

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VenueEugene A. Cannataro Senior Citizen Center

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