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Campaign signs are stuck in a lawn (file/credit: Mary Ann Chastain/Getty Images)

Brookhaven Town Supervisor Proposes Fine Against Illegal Roadside Signs

In 2013, the town removed more than 10,000 of the offending commercial signs from along roadways and on utility poles.

03/05/2014

Brookhaven officials announced a $7 million deal to upgrade sorting technology at the town's recycling center. (credit; CBS 2)

High-Tech Additions To Make Recycling Easier in Brookhaven

Starting in 2014, Brookhaven, Long Island, homeowners will no longer have to check their calendars before putting out their recycling.

11/13/2013

Fire Island Lighthouse (file/credit: Paul Costello via Wikipedia)

Brookhaven Town Supervisor: ‘Fire Island Is Open For Business’

Another community has made a comeback in the wake of superstorm Sandy.

07/05/2013

Brookhaven Town Supervisor Edward Romaine speaks to reporters on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013 (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Brookhaven Town Supervisor Sorry That ‘Failure Took Place’ After Snowstorm

Town Supervisor Edward Romaine placed blame on the highway department for roads being left unplowed for days. Although the department is an independent entity that the town does not have authority over, he said it “concerns me that they failed.”

02/14/2013

Crews work to remove snow in Smithtown, NY on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Suffolk Highway Official Resigns Over Botched Snow Removal; 5 Deaths Attributed To Storm

In Smithtown, 70 employees used two dozen vehicles to plow snow-covered streets overnight before loading the snow onto trucks and hauling it away.

02/13/2013

Rain garden in Riverhead parking lot (credit: CBS 2)

Rain Garden Helps Spruce Up Suffolk County Parking Lot

The garden in Riverhead soaks up rain – as much as 3 inches of it – to help stop the flooding that used to happen.

08/01/2012