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The Year Isn't Over Until The Christmas Bird Count Is In

Dec 28, 2017
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The National Audubon Society’s annual Christmas Bird Count is underway, drawing tens of thousands of volunteers across the U.S., Canada, the Caribbean, Latin America, and Pacific Islands.

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Suffolk County says it will provide clerical employees to town Tax Receiver offices in response to the surge of residents trying to pre-pay their 2018 property taxes.

AGs Sue EPA To Enforce Smog Regulations

Dec 26, 2017
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The attorneys general in eight Eastern seaboard states are suing the Trump administration’s Environmental Protection Agency over air pollution that blows in from upwind states.  

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While most parents are careful in giving toddlers age appropriate toys for the holidays, accidents can still happen. And it’s often the little things that can cause the biggest problems.

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Governor Cuomo is proposing early voting in New York as part of his State of the State message, due out January 3. But a top aide to the governor says it might be a while before the proposals could become law and take effect.

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