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Mya is missing from her home in Montrose NY.
Theresa Flora July 24, 2014 at 12:33 pm
Everyone and every thing gets protection, except the unborn.
Get Off My Lawn July 24, 2014 at 12:35 pm
Thank you...Just what we need. More laws.
MW July 24, 2014 at 01:10 pm
Did shot spotter pick up the gunfire? Reports are saying that the police responded to 911 calls. CanRead More we get a refund please?
MK Smith July 23, 2014 at 09:38 am
I'm sorry Stephen Labate lost, but he's right. The most important thing to do now is to dump SteveRead More Israel. Steve forgot about his job to represent us and instead now worships at the Nancy Pelosi altar.
CAPICU July 22, 2014 at 11:03 am
It’s kind of sad to see pictures and drawings of how beautiful and natural Huntington was likeRead More 100 plus years ago and how overdeveloped and unnatural we have turned Huntington into.
leslie July 22, 2014 at 12:56 pm
Good news. The renovation is long overdue. A few years ago I went into the building for research andRead More was shocked that the interior was in such bad shape and how crowded it was.
New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman. Patch file photo.
Emilia July 14, 2014 at 02:29 pm
Thank you, TJ; your comments are on the mark! You brought us back to the real issue: A person'sRead More right over her own body.
Linda carullo July 14, 2014 at 03:19 pm
Hi Emilia How do you know I am Catholic? Making quite an assumption there, aren't you? You're theRead More one who went to Catholic school for 8 years - according to one of your posts. Guess none of the 10 Commandments stuck in your moral fiber.... Remember the one , " Thou shalt not kill ?" Oh, or that one for the new doctors - the Hippocratic Oath ? First of all - Do no HARM ? And you were a history teacher? Glad I wasn't in your dogmatic class where it must have been your way or the highway. You say that Dogfood and I are too emotional?? And then there's you, so very logical, aren't you? Now that you have said you were a history teacher . All I can say is Wow !and you STILL think wars are about religion? Jeez, where did you go to college? Those who don't study the past are doomed to repeat it....as you know, being a history teacher. Still waiting for your comments on the Mother Teresa quotes . Funny, how you just skipped over them. And chose instead to attack my logic with sarcasm? And also my personal story? What's your personal story ? Guess it's not germane to the subject. Mine was - that's why I shared it. And you chose to denigrate it. try looking up Rowe vs Wade and see where those people are now and what they now believe, it's very enlightening .But you don't ever seem to have any background info. The vast majority of abortions are a form of birth control. Don't believe me ? Look it up. You just seem to be really threatened by someone's OPINION ( and that's all it really is - in the scheme of things) that your belief is not a moral one and that it is ok to murder the unborn and you just go on and on....maybe you yourself have had an abortion. I don't know because you have not shared your story and you have every right not to. But I chose to ... And for you to say that the story took the place of logic is sad to me. Because you know that was not the reason I shared it.... So, in closing I have to say that we are all very lucky to have the right to disagree in public forums like this and no secret police are showing up at our doors. I am done sharing my thoughts. Hopefully I have planted some seeds that will take root and maybe just one of the women reading this will change her mind and offer her child up for adoption. And may that child grow up to invent something that will save lives,enrich our minds, ignite a passion in us, etc. And to those of you who got so angry , well I hope I made you at least think about your basic beliefs and I leave you with one last question ..... " what if you are wrong? " Take care everyone . PS I don't even live in Westchester County , and this email from The Harrison Patch just appeared in my email a few days ago. Go figure ......
Emilia July 14, 2014 at 05:18 pm
Ms Carullo: First of all, LEARN HOW TO READ! I never said that I was a history teacher. Actually,Read More I taught high school English. Let me address some of your statements. !) I never said the you were Catholic; 2) I do live by the 10 commandments, contrary to what you believe. You and I have a different opinion about the 5th one, obviously; 3) The Mother Teresa quote is not relevant to me or the issue. There are many wonderful, benevolent women out there who have unselfishly given of themselves, as she did, who don't share her views about "killing a child." And they are not necessarily steeped in such a religious background. You just chose one whose views came from her Catholic upbringing; 4) And again, let me point out that you chose to ignore my comment that you contradicted yourself when you said that, "Women should be responsible for their own bodies." That is faulty logic on your part. By the way, thank you for saying that I am "so very logical." I strive to be logical and, unlike you, I realize that my personal story is not relevant to the issue at hand. Lastly, I find it scary to think that you are any kind of teacher, the way you ramble on with emotional baggage and issues personal to you, infusing religion into debates where it does not belong, and throwing logic to the wind. I sincerely hope that you kept religion out of your classroom, if you teach in a public school.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Patch file photo.
Tony Patrick July 16, 2014 at 03:54 pm
NY State under Cuomo Governorship: 570 jobs lost - Sikorsky Aircraft-closed 174 jobs lost -Read More Dal-Tile Corp-closed 592 jobs lost - Archcare Inc-closing 375 jobs lost - Ralcorp- closing 2 plants 84 jobs lost - Vette Thermal Solutions – moving to NH 350 jobs lost - Daikin McQuay-moving Auburn plant to Tennessee 86 jobs lost - Oberdorfer foundry in DeWitt, NY is closing in May 65 jobs lost - Advanced Monolythic Ceramics in Olean – moving to CA 35 jobs lost - Bombardier Mass transit – closing 50 jobs lost - Spectrum Plastics – closing 160 jobs lost - Menands company (Albany International) – moving to NH by end of 2013 700 jobs lost - IBM June 2013 400 jobs lost - Bausch & Lomb HQ leaving Rochester, NY 2,000 jobs lost - Remington expanding $32m ammunition plant outside Cuomo's business & 2nd Rights hostile NY 100+ jobs lost - Kahr Firearms Group - heading to Pennsylvania to avoid business risks faced in NY under Cuomo 200 jobs lost - December 2013 update: General Electric has announced it will move 200 jobs from its capacitor plant in Fort Edward, NY to Florida in order to cut costs. 600 jobs lost - Alcoa's decision to shut down the Massena East plant announced January 2014. 525 jobs lost - The Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corp. announced Tuesday January 22, 2014 that it will be closing its Old Mill Road plant in the next two to three years, a move that will affect hundreds of local employees. 75 jobs lost - Premier Tool & Die Cast Corp. Chautauqua, NY - will close its operations May 2014 300 jobs lost - Penguin Group USA Incorporated a/k/a Penguin Random House announced the elimination of ~ 300 jobs - going to Westminster, Md., and Crawfordsville, Ind. and out of NY State by year end. 72 jobs lost - Dewitt Plant Relocates To Mexico announced March 2014. 200 jobs lost - Adecco to move 200 HIGH PAYING JOBS from its headquarters from Melville, LI to Jacksonville, Florida 90 jobs lost - Gaylord Bros.will be moving out of Cicero, NY for greener pastures in Wisconsin. March 2014 425 jobs lost - ConAgra Closing two (2) New York Plants announced March 2014. 35 jobs lost - Kodak to Layoff 35 Workers announced March 2014. 600 jobs lost - Ascena Retail Group moving jobs from PA & NY to Mahwah, NJ (not all 600 jobs are coming from NY, but if you assume half of the 600 do, it's still heartbreaking news. 178 jobs lost - Entenmann's closing Bay Shore, NY bakery - Announced March 2014
Dons Wife July 16, 2014 at 05:06 pm
So you're saying the Governor is not business friendly? We're talking apple & oranges. Let'sRead More take Adecco in Melville NY - They are moving because they've consolidated with another Co. who's HQ is in FL.....That I know for a fact.
Dons Wife July 16, 2014 at 06:49 pm
Jack you definitely need prayers, and I will say one for you so that when you grow up, you willRead More become a better person.
Bobb Burr July 11, 2014 at 11:04 am
Yes Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island, and even the Bronx all share the 718 area code but people inRead More those boroughs also use 347, 646, 718, 917 and the recently introduced 929 areacode. Suffolk County only has one area specific area code, 631...
paul July 11, 2014 at 11:11 am
Yes and you can ask for any area code for a cell etc, within the 631 area code. Never was a big dealRead More at least for people I know.
brookhavenconfucius July 11, 2014 at 11:14 am
We are ALL getting EXHAUSTED, just from this NON-TOPIC, while our Country BURNS !
hoto credit: Patch file photo
Steve Green July 11, 2014 at 08:52 pm
LOL! Must be a whole lot of medical emergencies every day, every minute, eh? What is thisRead More "self-righteous" crap? Going over 80 MPH is just plain dangerous. You're quick to call others "self-righteous". But what about your attitude? Entitled. Speed-addicted? Affluenza? Enough name-calling. Let's find some common ground that's also safe to everyone on the road. Job pressures, productivity demands, stressful commutes, economic stress. We are all pressured. Don't take it out on each other. Give the 99% a break and tax the Koch Brothers and their ilk. Then maybe we'd all be a little more relaxed.
Sean Hassett July 17, 2014 at 12:08 am
I have many times been behind someone in the left lane driving below, sometimes way below, the speedRead More limit. On passing, I have seen them on the phone, texting, reading a book, looking at a map, all sorts of crazy stuff. So yes, NY should have a slow-poke law. I drive I-95 often and CT should also have a slow-poke law. The left lane should only be for passing slower traffic, not passing the time of day. In places where there are only two lanes, plan ahead when coming to an on-ramp, move over to the left to allow traffic to enter, then move back when it's safe. Never drive below the speed limit in the left lane.
Steve Green July 18, 2014 at 11:19 am
Yes, Sean, I totally agree. The oblivious slow driver in the left lane is an obnoxious danger to allRead More other drivers. Another one: the obvious drunk driver who insists on staying in the left lane. Why? Isn't he/she just drawing more attention and possible arrest? But these are anecdotes. The bottom line is: we don't care very much about each other any more. Why do narcissists park in No Parking/No Standing zones, creating a traffic problem, when plenty of spots are readily available? There's a much bigger social/cultural issue here; we're all just complaining about the symptoms.
15 Grumman Road West/Google Maps
Dons Wife July 17, 2014 at 10:40 am
Tony - Read Capicu's link----and Pope Francis also said we should welcome and accept them.
Tony Patrick July 17, 2014 at 10:47 am
because its not in his backyard. i am sure he will be singing a different tune when muslims fromRead More the middle east continue to flee the conflicts and come to italy, as is the rest of europe.
CAPICU July 17, 2014 at 10:47 am
Dons Wife ..with all due respect I'm not for it.. just to clarify
Grant Lally, left, and Stephen Labate, right.
Leslie June 26, 2014 at 09:47 am
As per Nassau County Board of Elections website: Representative in Congress 3rd DistrictRead More (VOTE FOR) 1 (WITH 338 OF 338 PRECINCTS COUNTED) Grant M. LALLY. . . . . . . . . 1,659 47.66 Stephen A. LABATE. . . . . . . . 1,806 51.88 WRITE-IN. . . . . . . . . . . 16 .46 Total . . . . . . . . . 3,481 It shows that Labate won without the 500 counted.
TJ Eckleburg June 26, 2014 at 01:56 pm
Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum... who cares
karen from East Northport June 27, 2014 at 06:41 pm
Oh Leslie, I hope you are right!
karen from East Northport June 25, 2014 at 07:17 pm
Still to close to call it people. 500 Ballots still need to be counted.
pbug56 June 25, 2014 at 09:03 pm
Other then one having some military background, is there any practical difference between them?Read More Both have promised to take away health care from the millions of people who finally have it - hardly something I would look forward to. I read a comment from someone that the tea whackers want to eliminate and then replace ObamaCare/RomneyCare with something else - but refuse to tell us what the new program would be, and won't explain how the right wing liked these ideas - created by the right wing think take Heritage Society, until Obama endorsed them.
TJ Eckleburg June 26, 2014 at 03:33 pm
Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum
Zephyr Teachout. Photo credit: Fordham University
knee jerk July 6, 2014 at 06:15 pm
OK, I get it now Tired, Obama blamed Bush the Stupid, Stupid can blame Clinton and Clinton can blameRead More Bush the First or perhaps Monica for upending his pendulum?
Tired of Excuses July 6, 2014 at 07:10 pm
That's politics.......that's why I don't believe any of them.....much better to be independent andRead More not buy into any faux agenda.....
Robert Fishman July 10, 2014 at 09:14 am
KJERK Nice, just make up what you need to fit your position? Bush did not blame Clinton. That is aRead More tactic reserved for the lying Democrat party. No personal responsibility just blame others like a teenager does. If Bush is stupid then Obama is brain dead.
MoreInfo June 23, 2014 at 07:50 am
How did the 1st weekend go?
CAPICU June 23, 2014 at 09:50 am
The consortium’s is using a Free Trojan horse to setup and collect the pillage fees from theRead More peasants in the village.
BK13 June 24, 2014 at 03:12 pm
So, how DID it go?
mark June 25, 2014 at 08:17 am
the only reasons this remains illegal is because theres so much money to be made keeping it illegal.Read More Theres tons of money being made in jailing people and even more to be made by keeping it a black market commodity.
BRADY June 30, 2014 at 06:25 pm
Good noew this can be teamed up with all the bogus Disabled Plates and Disabled parking permitsRead More issued by state and city agencies
SCOTT July 8, 2014 at 04:05 pm
Please legalize it quick, my lips itch for a nice smooth water bong with a choke on it, ROLL ROLLRead More ROLL A JOINT, PASS IT DOWN THE LINE, TAKE A TOKE AND HOLD THE SMOKE AND BLOW YOUR FCKN MIND. Light up AMERICA you to Cuomo still.
This hit-and-run crash in Greenlawn left a woman seriously injured last year.  Credit: Steve Silverman
Frank Esposito June 22, 2014 at 09:36 am
Actually Eddie, the way the previous laws were written, there was incentive to run. Be careful withRead More that "police state" talk and save it were needed. Here were do not have issue if you look at it correctly. P.S., if you are wearing a tinfoil hat, please do not reply. Thanks!
Richard June 26, 2014 at 04:21 pm
hit and run should be taken serious and these people should be arrested and maybe lose thereRead More licenses for a certain period.
Robert Fishman July 10, 2014 at 09:19 am
Have a couple wines with your dinner, get in a car, get bagged by a rogue DWI cop a mile from yourRead More home looking for eight hours OT in processing you. Your world is destroyed, misdemeanor record, 5000k in fines, insurance upped 100%, mandatory courses, NYS surcharges in the 1000s and not to mention 5000k on a criminal attorney. Hit and run.....driving without a license.....we here it all the time....license suspended 22 times??? Welcome to NY land of the libs and corrupt.
Jacqueline Di Donato June 19, 2014 at 10:33 am
This is a very emotional topic. I personally would like to see it happen but I am not up to aRead More fight. If it is turned down I hope we see the same result when a target or lowes gets put in there. The unfortunate reality is that this beautiful piece of undeveloped land will be sold and something will be built on it. If it is not going to be a park I would like to see a pretty development build by proven developers. I also do believe we need more housing for 55+ on Long Island.
breetai3 June 19, 2014 at 12:34 pm
I think it's a bit crazy to fight this development. SOMETHING is going to wind up there, so why notRead More have the best possible option: a community that generates tax revenue, has NO impact on schools, and is probably one of the best options for traffic as the elderly tend not to drive as much as others.
Long Island Lover June 19, 2014 at 01:20 pm
No Lowes or any other commercial business would be put up if everyone just stays the course. TheirRead More attorney likes to paint a picture that is ridiculous. The are is zoned for the dairy plant that is currently there. Otherwise, 1 acre lots for residential housing. That's it. End of story. Why is this such an issue? A senior living community does not mean the people won't drive. It means that anyone 55 and older can live there. How many people do you know that are 55 and don't drive? They can also have there 22+ year olds living with them. This should not be just about the traffic which is horrendous at best. This should be about maintaining a quality of life in an area that is zoned appropriately to maintain that quality of life. Need more tax money? How about stopping the unnecessary spending, combining school districts and doing away with all the redundancy that can only be found in the government sector. I just had an incident in my neighborhood where an elderly person fell. Why did he need 3 police officers to show up? 1 officer and the paramedics should have been enough. Crazy to fight? I think it would be crazy to lie back and have yet some other idiotic nonsense shoved down our throats. This is big business. All they want to do is make money off our quality of life. The developer does not have your best interest in mind or they would build something like this in their community.
Patch file photo
Eva Radke June 14, 2014 at 09:33 am
Maybe jilted ex-boyfriends will actually have to pay the consequences for using exes' sexuality as aRead More form of punishment and humiliation. Good.
Jo Keohane June 14, 2014 at 11:12 am
Pearl, I guess the person who is in the picture will decide.
Rods July 7, 2014 at 06:03 am
Ann Darcy June 17, 2014 at 10:55 am
Sand is a better choice,environmentally, than salt for winter roads. As for fracking, if it must beRead More done le'ts make sure the wells are lined, the drilling does not cause earthquakes and the water supply is protected from hazardous chemicals. That is not hysteria, it is common sense, often opposed by the anti-regulation crowd.
Robert Fishman July 10, 2014 at 09:20 am
JOKE. Why so we need these hacks. Eliminate these no show ticks on the taxpayers back!!
Skifernie July 16, 2014 at 09:14 pm
EG - I don't know how toxic the brine is or isn't but as with any new technology the regulators areRead More usually WAAAAAY behind the industry. Is it just coincidence that some of the states with the highest fracking rates are now experiencing earthquakes at levels NEVER seen Before? Or the amount of methane gas allowed to escape into the atmosphere that you breath because there's no infrastructure in place to capture the gas? What happens when that shale is fracked and is removed? What fills the void? The brine they are dumping into those wells? The gas that they are not capturing sometimes ends up in drinking water. That's a fact!! With our only source of water the aquifer what would happen if that was poisoned by the crap they are taking out from the wells after they frack the shale? No energy company wants to tell you the truth as long as they are making a pretty penny from it.
Shelley is available for adoption at Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons
christie nicolle May 31, 2014 at 10:57 am
brookhaven, that made me laugh - "cute doggie picture". Ha!
Archie June 3, 2014 at 10:24 pm
Frank, you are one of the most narrowed minded "individuals" on here. Don't think yourRead More that smart either because your views are ignorant.
Richard June 26, 2014 at 04:17 pm
need to shut down these puppy mills
brookhavenconfucius May 25, 2014 at 05:09 am
6,100 dead people on Nassau voter rolls, Newsday analysis finds Originally published: October 30,Read More 2013 7:16 PM Updated: October 30, 2013 10:35 PM By MATT CLARK http://behinddonttargetrockypointinc.blogspot.com/2014/05/random-act-of-journalism-by-newsday6100.html
knee jerk May 28, 2014 at 11:16 pm
All republicans?
brookhavenconfucius May 29, 2014 at 06:57 am
Brian Burke May 13, 2014 at 07:09 pm
The amount being allocated is a drop in the bucket for what is need to correctly fill the potholes.Read More Throwing cold patch or stones with a little tar is not a repair for potholes. Also a shovel of asphalt does not hold. These holes must be properly cut ou and pounded with base materials before putting asphalt and tar edging in order for the repair to last! If you go around the country you will never see such sloppy work done to the roads!
brookhavenconfucius May 14, 2014 at 05:50 am
Tideline May 20, 2014 at 08:03 am
#1 worst state to be a motorist. I'm no longer convinced being this bad is an accident. You haveRead More to TRY to be the best / worst on all these measures. http://blog.timesunion.com/gettingthere/new-york-ranked-worst-state-to-be-a-motorist/6122/ At least Cuomo is doing well at something, being worst and last.
A clammer's boat. Credit: File Photo
Dan Crowe June 18, 2014 at 09:40 pm
The new law would not allow for mechanical rakes, but the use of a pot hauler to bring the clam rakeRead More to the surface, same type used by lobster boats to pull up lobster pots.
CAPICU May 13, 2014 at 03:38 pm
Things never they stay the same. The village has always been about the drinking and the eating andRead More between that.... some trendy stores. Eventually they trended in and trended out just like the people who live there. Once young now old ...what they used to like no one now likes no more...But the eating and the drinking is still there.... That's the way it is.
CAPICU May 13, 2014 at 11:25 pm
Things never stay the same. The village has always been about the drinking and the eating andRead More between that.... some trendy stores. Eventually trended in and trended out just like the people who live there. Once young now old ...what they used to like no one now likes no more...But the eating and the drinking is still there.... That's the way it is.
CAPICU May 13, 2014 at 11:26 pm
Things never stay the same. The village has always been about the drinking and the eating andRead More between that.... some trendy stores. Eventually trending in and trending out just like the people who live there. Once young now old ...what they used to like no one now likes no more...But the eating and the drinking is still there.... That's the way it is.
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