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Bellone: ‘Unworkable’ Immigration System Hurts Long Island

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Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone
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Suffolk County Executive Steven Bellone is urging Congress to pass a new wave of immigration reform to provide a pathway to citizenship for undocumented immigrants living in the U.S.

This photo, provided by the National Transportation Safety Board, shows damage from a World War II-era B-17 bomber plane that crashed on Oct. 2, 2019, at Bradley International Airport in Windsor Locks, Conn.

A report from the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has ruled that a pilot error led to the crash of a World War II-era bomber plane at Bradley International Airport in 2019. The crash killed seven people, including the pilot, and wounded six others.

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U.S. college students are the subjects of a new federally funded study that measures the effectiveness of Moderna’s vaccine in preventing the spread of COVID-19. Stony Brook University on Long Island is one college whose students will participate in the study.

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New York is recommending a full public takeover of a Nassau County water distributor to decrease the cost of water for residents.

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Thousands of Long Islanders have drinking water with contaminants that exceed state standards, according to a new report by an environmental advocacy organization.