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Suffolk Executive Steve Levy Slams Lobster Restrictions

Community News - Suffolk Executive Steve Levy denounced an up to 75 percent restriction on lobster catches proposed by the Atlantic State Marine Fisheries Commission (ASMFC).

New Overdraft Rules For Debit And ATM Cards Taking Effect

Community News - The New York State Consumer Protection Board (CPB) is alerting consumers to new options that are available regarding overdrafts charges for transactions made with debit and ATM cards.

Riverhead Councilman Seeks To Privatize Town Shelter

Community News - Councilman Jim Wooten seeks proposals to privatize Riverhad Town Animal Shelter stating that the Town of Riverhead's Animal Shelter could, “Provide humane and compassionate care in a more economical way."

Statement From Agriculture Commissioner Patrick Hooker Regarding Nationwide Egg Recall

Community News - "Ensuring a safe food supply is our top priority here at the New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets."

New York State To No Longer Administer Dog Licenses In 2011

Community News - New York State Agriculture Commissioner Patrick Hooker announced that effective January 1, 2011 the State will no longer be involved in the licensing of dogs.

NYS Consumer Protection Board Hails Enactment Of Updated Do Not Call Law

Community News - The New York State Consumer Protection Board (CPB) hails the enactment of an update to the State's Do Not Call telemarketing law that address new practices which "game the system."

Town Re-Dedicates Noyac's Long Beach

Community News - Representatives from the Southampton Town Council, Sag Harbor Historical Society, and Foster family reunited to rededicate “Long Beach."

Stormy Week Creates Havoc For Some East Enders

by Eileen Casey
Community News - The stormy weather this week resulting in high winds and rain created havoc for many East Enders.

Safeguard Your Social Security Number

Community News - To mark the 75th anniversary of the Social Security Program, the New York State Consumer Protection Board (CPB) is reminding consumers of the importance of safeguarding their Social Security number.

Senator LaValle Honors Local Heroes

Community News - Senator Kenneth P. LaValle honored Good Samaritans Alexander Rabinovich, Eftimia Tsapouris, and Biruta Krilova, all from Wading River, with the New York State Senate Liberty Award.

Honor Flight Long Island's Milestone: 500th World War II Veteran Takes Flight

Community News - Honor Flight Long Island is proud to announce that its next flight, on Saturday, September 25, will carry its 500th Long Island Veteran to the WWII Memorial in Washington, DC.

Insurance Professionals to Aid Consumers Recovering From Thursday's Storm

Community News - The New York State Insurance Department has activated its Disaster Hotline to help consumers with insurance questions following the wind storm that caused extensive property damage Thursday evening.

Sex Offender Trailers To End By October 15

Community News - After nearly three years of advocacy, Legislator Jay Schneiderman announced that county trailers used to house homeless sex offenders will be leaving the South Fork - permanently.

Thiele Legislation To Assist Commercial Fishermen Signed By Governor

Community News - Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele, Jr. (I-Sag Harbor) announced that Governor David Paterson signed legislation that relates to commercial fishing vessels.

East Hampton Resident Receives 2010 McGraw Prize In Education

Community News - East Hampton resident Christopher Cerf is one of the winners of the 2010 McGraw Prize in Education which was announced this morning

Voter Registration Deadline Nears For General Election

Community News - State Board of Elections reminds all state residents to register to vote for the November 2 general election. Mail-in voter registration forms must be postmarked by midnight, Friday, October 8.

Saks Fifth Avenue Bids Southampton Farewell After 60 Years

by Brittany Buckley
Community News - The busy summer season is over and local businesses are feeling the economic chill. Due to recently announced budget cuts, Saks Fifth Avenue, a cornerstone business in Southampton, is closing on Saturday, October 9, 2010.

Hampton Jitney Goes Pink In Honor Of Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Community News - Hampton Jitney in partnership with Vector Media, Southampton Hospital and The American Cancer Society is bringing breast cancer awareness to our local communities by wrapping one of their coaches Pink.

District Attorney Spota Appoints New Chief Assistant

Community News - Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota announced the promotion of SCDA Chief of Investigations Emily Constant to the position of Chief Assistant District Attorney.

How To Hire An Honest Staff

Community News - It's not just hard finding good help these days - it's hard finding honest help, too. About 30 percent of all corporate bankruptcies are a direct result of employee theft. With the problem so widespread, many companies simply factor those losses into their yearly projections.

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