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Sonic Boom? I Think Not
Yesterday at 1 PM, I was upstairs in my bedroom, in East Patchogue reading "email stuff" on my iPhone sitting in the chair I do most my writing in. Slowly but increasingly the room started to buzz with a sound like a dog shaking to get the water out of its hair.
Brookhaven issues 40-plus citations for massage parlors in Patchogue, Medford
Brookhaven Town has recently issued more than 40 code citations to business owners of massage parlors in Patchogue and Medford. Five of the locations were condemned by the town for various health and safety reasons.
Hero Cop Takes Head-On Crash With Wrong-Way Drunk Driver to Protect Motorists: Police
A Suffolk County Police officer suffered minor injuries when a drunk driver plowed his van head-on into the cop's car while the officer was attempting to protect other drivers from the van that was traveling the wrong way on Sunrise Highway early Thursday, police said. According to police, Highway Patrol officers responded to eastbound Sunrise Highway following a 911 call regarding a vehicle traveling the wrong way at about 3 a.m. In an effort to protect other eastbound motorists, Highway Patrol Officer Joseph Verdi responded and slowed traffic by activating his emergency lights and weaving between the lanes of travel, police said.