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Steve Bellone (file / credit: Bellone 2011)

Bellone Seeks To Hire Suffolk Workers From Outside The County

Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone is seeking emergency approval to amend a 33-year-old residency requirement on top county jobs.

02/07/2012

Officials announced a crackdown on gang activity in Long Island (Credit:MonaRivera)

Authorities Announce Aggressive New Anti-Gang Campaign In Long Island

Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone announced his plan to combat gang violence today. The first step is dismantling a gang task force located at police headquarters.

01/24/2012

Samantha Garvey and her mussels at Brentwood High School - Brentwood, NY - Jan 12, 2012 (credit: Sophia Hall / WCBS 880)

Homeless L.I. Intel Semifinalist Invited To State Of The Union

Samantha Garvey was invited by Long Island Rep. Steve Israel to the Jan. 24 speech.

01/17/2012

Samantha Garvey and her mussels at Brentwood High School - Brentwood, NY - Jan 12, 2012 (credit: Sophia Hall / WCBS 880)

Homeless L.I. Intel Semifinalist’s Family To Get A House In Bay Shore

Brentwood High School senior Samantha Garvey, who is a semifinalist in the prestigious Intel Science Talent Search, will be getting a home in Bay Shore where she’ll live with her twin sisters, brother and parents.

01/13/2012

Steve Bellone (file / credit: Bellone 2011)

Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone Is On The Job

Following Friday’s swearing-in, new Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone began his first official full day on the job focused on the top challenge at hand.

01/03/2012

Steve Bellone is sworn-in as Suffolk County Executive - Hauppauge, NY - Dec 30, 2011 (credit: Sophia Hall / WCBS 880)

Steve Bellone Sworn-In Early As Suffolk County Executive

With his wife and one of his two daughters by his side, Steve Bellone took the oath of office on Friday and became the new Suffolk County Executive.

12/30/2011

Suffolk County Executive-elect Steve Bellone speaks after his Hauppauge press conference (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Suffolk County Executive-Elect Steve Bellone Lays Out Plan

Suffolk residents received an invitation on Thursday from Steve Bellone who will take over as county executive on Jan. 1.

11/17/2011

Steve Bellone, Suffolk County Executive-elect, cheered by staff and supporters at his Babylon Town Hall office (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Suffolk County Executive-Elect Bellone Says Budget Top Priority

Babylon town supervisor Steve Bellone walked into work with a round of applause Wednesday morning, a day after being elected the next Suffolk County executive.

11/09/2011

Steve Bellone and Angie Carpenter (file / credit: Steve Bellone for Suffolk County Executive, Carpenter for the County)

Results: Bellone Cruises To Victory In Suffolk County Executive Race

Bellone took the county’s highest elected office with 57 percent of the vote to 43 percent for Carpenter, according to unofficial results.

11/09/2011

David McKell - Long Island Santa (credit: CBS 2)

Angie Carpenter Accuses Steve Bellone Of Playing Politics In ‘Santagate’

Babylon town supervisor and Suffolk County Executive candidate Steve Bellone stepped in last week to save Santa Claus from budget cuts.

11/07/2011

David McKell - Long Island Santa (credit: CBS 2)

Babylon Town Supervisor Writes Check After Cutbacks Threaten Appearance Of Suffolk County Santa

Every year, the Saint James General Store is transformed into a picturesque Christmas village, complete with a real life Santa Claus. The store is partially funded by Suffolk County tax dollars, and cutbacks meant Santa’s contract was canceled.

11/04/2011

Dave McKell as Santa (credit: Handout)

Steve Bellone Steps In To Save Suffolk County Santa Claus

Dave McKell, 83, who has played Santa Claus at the St. James General Store for the past nine years, was let go because of Suffolk County budget cuts. Today, McKell found out he won’t have to put his Santa suit away after all.

11/04/2011

Steve Bellone and Angie Carpenter (file / credit: Steve Bellone for Suffolk County Executive, Carpenter for the County)

Suffolk County Executive Candidates Face Off Again

The candidates for Suffolk County Executive faced off at a breakfast gathering in Hauppauge this morning.

10/25/2011

Traffic on the Long Island Expressway - Oct 6, 2011 (credit: TrafficLand)

Officials Discuss Plan To Reduce Traffic And Increase Connectivity On Long Island

Lawmakers say a major plan, called Connect Long Island, would increase public transportation and reduce car use.

10/06/2011

Steve Bellone and Angie Carpenter (file / credit: Steve Bellone for Suffolk County Executive, Carpenter for the County)

Candidates For Suffolk County Executive Meet For First Debate

The candidates for Suffolk County Executive met before the Long Island Association Thursday morning for their first debate.

09/15/2011

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