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03/09/15 8:00am
Congressman Lee Zeldin speaks to reporters and concerned members of the public at a press conference on helicopter noise at Southold Town Hall Sunday. (Credit: Vera Chinese)

VERA CHINESE PHOTO Congressman Lee Zeldin speaks to reporters and concerned members of the public at a press conference on helicopter noise at Southold Town Hall Sunday.  Third from left, Supervisor Jim Dougherty.

Congressman Lee Zeldin asked the Federal Aviation Administration to do its part in reducing helicopter noise on the East End before the busy summer season in a letter he sent last week.  (more…)

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01/30/15 2:00pm
CYNDI MURRAY PHOTO | John Costello

CYNDI MURRAY PHOTO | John Costello following a court appearance last month.

A Suffolk grand jury has indicted the 71-year-old Greenport man accused of being drunk behind the wheel when swerving into oncoming traffic and striking another car and killing its passenger last month, the Suffolk County District Attorney’s office announced Thursday. (more…)

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01/30/15 8:00am
COURTESY PHOTOS | From left, Assemblyman Fred Thiele Jr. (I-Sag Harbor, State Senator Ken LaValle (R-Port Jefferson) and Assemblyman Anthony Palumbo (R-new Suffolk).

COURTESY PHOTOS | From left, Assemblyman Fred Thiele Jr. (I-Sag Harbor, State Senator Ken LaValle (R-Port Jefferson) and Assemblyman Anthony Palumbo (R-new Suffolk).

In the aftermath of the arrest of one of New York State’s most powerful lawmakers, some local legislators are calling for change while others are remaining silent. (more…)