Sini: Plate Readers Will Be Used To Fight Specific Crimes, Not Round Up Undocumented ImmigrantsNew crime fighting technology coming to one Long Island town has some in the immigrant community concerned.
From Long Island To New Jersey Deer Have Been Darting Out In Front Of DriversDeer can be a serious problem on the roads during the autumn months. Deer have been darting out in front of drivers from Suffolk County, Long Island to Cedar Grove, N.J.
Suffolk County Forcing Businesses To Individually Price Labels On Thousands Of ItemsBusiness owns on Long Island are outraged after they say a new enforcement of an old law is just a backdoor tax.
Body Found In Brentwood Street Leaves Residents On Edge AgainPolice responded to a 911 call about a man lying in the street on American Boulevard around 11:58 p.m. Authorities said the man, identified as Dewann Stacks, was beaten in the head.
Suffolk Executive Wants Part Of Plastic Bag Fee To Go To Environmental CausesThe signing of a proposed law in Suffolk County that would charge consumers a nickel per bag at the grocery store is being delayed for environmental reasons.
Prosecutors: Off-Duty LI Cop In Fatal Wrong-Way Crash Had BAC Double Legal LimitDefendant Robert Scheuerer's attorney says people shouldn't judge the case yet.
Mixed Reaction Over Suffolk County 5-Cent Plastic Bag FeeThe five-cent fee passed Wednesday night by a vote of 13-4 and applies to convenience stores, grocery stores, clothing stores and others and encourages people to use their own reusable bags.
Suffolk County Legislators Approve 5-Cent Fee For Single-Use Plastic BagsThe Suffolk County Legislature on Wednesday approved a measure to impose a fee for single-use plastic bags.
Suffolk County False Burglar Alarm Fines Too High, Legislator SaysFalse burglar alarms have been a problem in Suffolk County, but they have been down by double digits since a law was enacted last December.
Hermine Expected To Weaken As Waves, Coastal Flooding & Wind Still Pose ThreatA tropical storm warning remained in effect Tuesday for Suffolk County and southeastern Connecticut.
Police: Man Robbed 14 Fast Food, Convenience Stores In Suffolk CountyDonald Gennarelli was arrested on Wednesday in Islip in connection to the spree, police said.
East Hampton Looks To Floating Tractor To Eat Up Toxic Algae In Georgica PondEast Hampton has gotten a new tool to fight a nagging pollution problem. Town officials hope an algae eating machine will help clean a beloved public pond.

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