09/21/19 8:00am

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Last week, the Suffolk County Legislature took a bold step forward in dealing with the issue of climate change and its impact on our towns, villages and neighborhoods.

Legislators adopted a resolution that will require the county’s Department of Public Works to take sea level rise into account when building and rebuilding county-owned roads. This initiative is one of the first official actions on Long Island to take sea level rise into consideration before pouring millions of taxpayer dollars into public works projects. (more…)

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03/12/18 8:00am
MARTIN BURKE PHOTO Sunrise Monday over Gardiners Bay from the Ram Island Causeway.

MARTIN BURKE PHOTO Sunrise Monday over Gardiners Bay from the Ram Island Causeway.

Today the National Weather Service (NWS) is calling for increasing clouds with a high temperature of about 42 degrees. Wind chill values will be between 25 and 36 degrees with an east wind of 6 to 14 mph.

But this evening, all that changes. (more…)