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Posted on: December 12, 2018

Shoreham Village Deer Forum

Deer Meeting

SHOREHAM, N.Y. – On Sunday, December 2nd, Suffolk County Legislators Sarah Anker and Bridget Fleming attended the Shoreham Village Deer Forum, an educational meeting designed to inform attendees about Long Island’s increasing ...

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Posted on: December 6, 2018

Legislator Anker Attends Office for the Aging Public Hearing

Office for the Aging

HAMPTON BAYS, NY – Suffolk County Legislator Anker recently attended a public hearing for the Suffolk County Office for the Aging at the Town of Southampton Senior Center in Hampton Bays. The purpose of the hearing was to allow the publ...

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Posted on: December 4, 2018

Legislator Anker Attends Saddle Rock Ranch Open House For “Rides for American Pride” Program

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MIDDLE ISLAND, N.Y. – On Wednesday, November 14th, Legislator Sarah Anker attended the official announcement of the “Rides for American Pride” program at Saddle Rock Ranch in Middle Island.

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Posted on: November 30, 2018

Legislator Anker Attends Operation-Initiative Foundation Workshop for Veterans

Operation-Initiative

PORT JEFFERSON, NY – On Saturday, November 17, Legislator Anker attended the Fall 2018 Holistic Healing Workshop for Veterans with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and Mild Traumatic Injuries at the American Legion Wilson Ritch Pos...

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Posted on: November 28, 2018

Legislator Anker Honors Long Island Ladies Trapshooting Champion

Marilyn Lehrfeld

HAUPPAUGE, N.Y. – On Tuesday,  November 20th,  Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker presented Marilyn Lehrfeld with a proclamation for being named the Long Island Ladies Trapshooting Champion. A teacher by profession, Marilyn ...

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Posted on: November 26, 2018

Mt. Sinai Turkey Trot Raises Funds for a Good Cause

Mt. Sinai Turkey Trot

MOUNT SINAI, NY – On Saturday, November 24th, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker joined hundreds of students, parents, and faculty members at Mt. Sinai’s 8th Annual Turkey Trot 5K and Fun Run. Coordinated by the high school...

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Posted on: November 21, 2018

Celebrating Rocky Point’s Alumni Wall of Honor

Rocky Point Vets Wall of Honor

ROCKY POINT, N.Y. – On Friday, November 16, Legislator Anker joined the Rocky Point community at the unveiling of the Alumni Wall of Honor at Rocky Point High School to celebrate those who graduated from the Rocky Point School District ...

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Posted on: November 19, 2018

Legislator Anker Honors Boy Scout Troop 204 Eagle Scouts

Luke and Liam Schibi

MILLER PLACE, NY – On Saturday, November 17th, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker attended an Eagle Scout Court of Honor Ceremony at Miller Place High School to honor Troop 204’s newest Eagle Scouts, Liam Schibi and Luke Sc...

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Posted on: November 13, 2018

Commemorating Veterans Day with Longwood

MICA Veterans Day

MIDDLE ISLAND, NY  On Veterans Day, we honor the men and women who have fought for our freedom and the active duty military personnel who continue to fight for us at home and overseas. On Sunday, November 11th, Suffolk County ...

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Posted on: November 13, 2018

Commemorating Veterans Day with Sound Beach

SBCA Veterans Day

SOUND BEACH, NY  On Veterans Day, we honor the men and women who have fought for our freedom and the active duty military personnel who continue to fight for us at home and overseas. On Monday, November 12th, Suffolk County Le...

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Posted on: November 9, 2018

Compassion Through Community Service

MSHS Volunteer Fair

MOUNT SINAI, NY – On Thursday, November 8th, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker attended the Mount Sinai High School Honor Society Volunteer Fair. In order to imbue a sense of community and caring for others, the Honor Society hosted...

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Posted on: November 7, 2018

Legislator Anker Recognizes LICADD Honoree Kym Laube

Kym Laube LICADD Breakfast

HAUPPAUGE, NY – On Sunday, October 28th, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker attended the 29th Annual Long Island Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (LICADD) Peter Sweisgood Breakfast at the Radisson Hotel in Hauppauge. The breakfast is...

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Posted on: November 2, 2018

Legislator Anker Celebrates Our Veterans at Suffolk County Marathon

Suffolk County Marathon

PATCHOGUE, NY – On Sunday, October 28th, Legislator Sarah Anker participated by recognizing runners at the 4th Annual Suffolk County Marathon held at the Family Services YMCA in Patchogue. Every year the event raises funds to expanded v...

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Posted on: October 30, 2018

Coram Fire Commissioner Van Johnson Honored

Van Johnson

CORAM, NY – Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker recently honored Coram Fire Department Commissioner Vandorn “Van” Johnson III as part of the Suffolk County Legislature Recognition Program for Firefighter and EMS Personnel. ...

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Posted on: October 29, 2018

Legislator Anker Attends 1st Annual Anthony Bocchimuzzo Memorial Scholarship Fund 5K

Anthony Bocchimuzzo Run

YAPHANK, NY – On Sunday, October 14th, Legislator Sarah Anker joined the Bocchimuzzo family, friends and colleagues at Suffolk County Police Headquarters in Yaphank tor the 1st Annual Anthony Bocchimuzzo Memorial Scholarship Fund 5K Run. Anthony...

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Posted on: October 25, 2018

Rocky Point Historical Society Hosts 22nd Annual Tea

Rocky Point Tea

ROCKY POINT, NY – Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker joined the Rocky Point Historical Society for their 22nd Annual Tea on Sunday, October 14th, at VFW Post 6249 in Rocky Point. The annual tea brought together historical society members and ...

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Posted on: October 23, 2018

Legislator Anker Celebrates Long Island's Top 50 Women in Business

LIBN Top 50 Women in Business

WOODBURY, NY – On Thursday, October 18th, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker joined Suffolk County Police Commissioner Geraldine Hart to honor 50 women from across Long Island at the Long Island Business News Top 50 Women in Business Awards a...

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Posted on: October 17, 2018

Legislator Anker Attends 4th Annual Thomas Cutinella Patriot Run

Patriot Run

WADING RIVER, N.Y. – On Sunday, October 14th, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker attended the 4th Annual Patriot Run at Wildwood State Park in Wading River in honor of Thomas Cutinella, a Shoreham-Wading River High School student who passed a...

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Posted on: October 16, 2018

Legislator Anker Sponsors Legislation to Acquire Middle Island Property for Open Space

Whiskey Road Parcels

HAUPPAUGE, NY – On Tuesday, October 2nd, the Suffolk County Legislature voted to approve Procedural Motion 13, which authorizes the County Division of Real Property to make an offer to purchase four parcels of land off of Whiskey Road i...

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Posted on: October 15, 2018

Legislator Anker Announces Public Hearing of the Heroin and Opiate Epidemic Advisory Panel

Public Hearing on Opiate Epidemic- 10.25.2018

SUFFOLK COUNTY, NY – Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker is pleased to announce that there will be a public hearing of the Suffolk County Heroin and Opiate Epidemic Advisory Panel on Thursday, October 25th at 5:30 PM in the Riverhead Legislati...

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Posted on: October 12, 2018

Pink Tree for Hope at Heritage Park

Pink Tree 2018

MOUNT SINAI, NY – On Wednesday, October 3rd, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker and the North Shore Neighbors Breast Cancer Coalition hosted a tree lighting ceremony for the Pink Tree of Hope at Heritage Park in Mount Sinai. The tree will be ...

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Posted on: October 11, 2018

Legislator Anker Attends Rocky Point VFW Post #6249 Wounded Warrior Golf Outing

VFW Golf Outing

MOUNT SINAI, N.Y. – On Monday, September 24th, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker attended the Veterans of Foreign Wars Rocky Point Post #6249 11th Annual Wounded Warrior Golf Outing at the Willow Creek Country Club in Mount Sinai. This year&...

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Posted on: October 10, 2018

Suffolk County Legislature Designates October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Purple Ribbon

HAUPPAUGE, N.Y. – On October 2nd, the Suffolk County Legislature voted to designate October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month in Suffolk County. Introduced by Legislator Sarah Anker, the legislation aims to increase awareness on the basic hum...

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Posted on: October 2, 2018

Legislator Anker Attends Pet Adopt-A-Thon

Adopt A Thon

SOUND BEACH, N.Y. – On Saturday, September 22nd, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker attended the Sound Beach Civic Association’s annual Pet Adopt-A-Thon. This year’s Adopt-A-Thon was dedicated to and renamed after Sal Ming...

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Posted on: September 28, 2018

Legislator Anker Attends Davis House Yard Sale and Craft Fair

Davis House

CORAM, N.Y. – On Saturday, September 22nd, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker attended the Davis Town Meeting House Society 6th Annual Yard Sale and Craft Fair. The Yard Sale and Craft Fair hosted vendors selling household goods, toys, cloth...

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Posted on: September 27, 2018

Celebrating the 20th Anniversary of Brookhaven National Laboratory's Community Advisory Council

BNL CAC

UPTON, NY – On Thursday, September 13th, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker attended the 20th anniversary celebration of the Brookhaven National Laboratory Community Advisory Council (CAC). The CAC was formed in 1998 to advise the Laboratory ...

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Posted on: September 26, 2018

Legislator Anker & Wading River Civic to Host Overdose Prevention & Narcan Training Class

Narcan Flyer - Wading River

Who:

Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker, 6th Legislative District

Wading River Civic Association

 

What:

On Thursday, October 25th, Legislator Anker and the Wading River Civic Association will be hosting an opioid overdose prevention program and Na...

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Posted on: September 24, 2018

Legislator Anker Celebrates RSVP’s 46th Anniversary

RSVP

HOLBROOK, N.Y. – On Wednesday, September 12th, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker attended the Retired Seniors Volunteer Program (RSVP) of Suffolk’s 46th Annual Tribute Day at Villa Lombardi’s in Holbrook. The eve...

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Posted on: September 19, 2018

Legislator Anker Warns About the Dangers of Liquid Nicotine

Liquid Nicotine

MOUNT SINAI, N.Y. – Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker has announced the commencement of the county-wide “The Dangers of Liquid Nicotine” poster contest. This contest is being held as per Resolution Number 187-2018, introduced by Legislator An...

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Posted on: September 14, 2018

Lighting of the Pink Tree for Hope at Heritage Park

Pink Tree

MOUNT SINAI, NY – On Wednesday, October 3rd at 6:30 PM, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker, the North Shore Neighbors Breast Cancer Coalition and the Heritage Trust will be hosting a tree lighting ceremony for the Pink Tree for Hope ...

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Posted on: September 12, 2018

Remembering September 11th

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Rocky Point, NY – On Tuesday, September 11th, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker joined the Rocky Point Fire Department in honoring those who lost their lives in the tragic events of September 11th, 2001. The memorial service was attended by elected of...

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Posted on: September 10, 2018

Legislator Anker Attends Grand Re-Opening of Massage Envy Rocky Point

Massage Envy Rocky Point

ROCKY POINT, NY – On Friday, September 7th, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker attended the ribbon cutting for the re-opening of Massage Envy in Rocky Point. The ribbon cutting was part of an all-day event where members of the community could...

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Posted on: September 10, 2018

Legislators Anker and Fleming Honor Advocate for the Visually Impaired at Suffolk County Legislature

Sep 5 General Meeting

HAUPPAUGE, N.Y. – On Wednesday, September 5th, Suffolk County Legislators Sarah Anker and Bridget Fleming presented Michael A. Jordan with a proclamation for his work for Long Island’s blind and visually impaired community. Mr. Jordan ...

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Posted on: September 4, 2018

Legislator Anker Announces Two Public Hearings of the Heroin and Opiate Epidemic Advisory Panel

Public Hearings Flyer

SUFFOLK COUNTY, NY – Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker is pleased to announce that there will be two public hearings of the Suffolk County Heroin and Opiate Epidemic Advisory Panel. The first hearing will be held on Monday,...

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Posted on: August 31, 2018

Legislator Sarah Anker Welcomes “What’s for Dinnah?” to Sound Beach

Whats for Dinnah

SOUND BEACH, NY – On Wednesday, August 29th, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker welcomed “What’s for Dinnah?” restaurant to Sound Beach. What’s for Dinnah? offers refrigerated and portioned hom...

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Posted on: August 29, 2018

Legislator Anker Honors NY Sportscene Children’s Foundation

 SMITHTOWN, NY – On Monday, August 27th, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker attended the New York Sportscene Children’s Foundation Celebrity Golf Classic at Stonebridge Golf Links and Country Club in Smithtown. The event ra...

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Posted on: August 28, 2018

Neglected Parcel Cleaned Up at Coram Shopping Center

CORAM, N.Y. – The Coram Plaza Revitalization Task Force received good news today when they saw that a problem area in front of the Home Depot Shopping Center was cleared of invasive brush and debris.

The New York State Department of Transportatio...

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Posted on: August 15, 2018

Legislator Anker Attends 10th Annual Wounded Warrior Golf Outing

Birchwood

Wading River, NY – On Thursday, August 9th, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker attended the Birchwood Veteran’s Group 10th Annual Wounded Warrior Golf Outing at Great Rock Golf Club in Wading River. The money raised at this event wa...

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Posted on: August 1, 2018

Suffolk County Legislature Votes to Appraise Middle Island Property for Open Space Acquisition

Whiskey Road Parcels

HAUPPAUGE, NY – On Tuesday, July 17th, 2018, the Suffolk County Legislature voted unanimously to appraise four parcels of land off of Whiskey Road in Middle Island owned by Stone Point Group, LLC, for open space acquisition. The resolution, spon...

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Posted on: July 27, 2018

Legislator Anker Joins CE Steve Bellone at Bill Signing for Rails to Trails Project Funding

Rails to Trails Bill Signing

SHOREHAM, NY – On Friday, July 27, Legislator Sarah Anker joined Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone for a bill signing event approving the bonding of funds to advance the Rails to Trails recreational path. The bill, which was overwhelmingly ...

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Posted on: July 25, 2018

Little Flower Thanks First Responders

Little Flower First Responders Day

WADING RIVER, NY – On Thursday, July 12, 2018 Legislator Sarah Anker attended First Responder’s Day at Little Flower Children and Family Services in Wading River. The event, which was held at the Monsignor John T. Fagan Campus, was hos...

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Posted on: July 23, 2018

Legislators Anker and Hahn Honor the Coalition of Fraternal and Veterans Organization

CFVO Procs

HAUPPAUGE, NY – On Tuesday, July 17, 2018 Legislators Sarah Anker and Kara Hahn presented proclamations to the Coalition of Fraternal and Veterans Organizations at the General Legislative Meeting. The seven organizations that make up the Coaliti...

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Posted on: July 20, 2018

Celebrating Neon 2018 Tesla Birthday Expo

NEON Tesla 2018 Birthday Expo

SHOREHAM, NY – On Saturday, July 14, Legislator Sarah Anker joined community residents, Tesla board members, volunteers, local and international officials and Astronaut Greg Olsen to celebrate Nikola Tesla’s birthday and honor those th...

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Posted on: July 17, 2018

Suffolk County Legislature Approves Funding for Rails to Trails Project

Rails to Trail Picture

HAUPPAUGE, NY – On Tuesday, July 17, 2018 the Suffolk County Legislature, in a bi-partisan effort, voted overwhelmingly to approve the bonding of funds to advance the Rails to Trails recreational path project. The resolution, which approved the ...

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Posted on: July 13, 2018

County 9-1-1 Call Center Renamed to Honor Police Officer

Tony Bocchimuzzo

YAPHANK, NY – On Saturday, July 7th, Legislator Sarah Anker was honored to join the Bocchimuzzo family, elected officials, friends and colleagues at the renaming of the 9-1-1 Call Center in Yaphank, in honor of Anthony “Tony”...

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Posted on: July 6, 2018

Celebrating Independence Day with the Village of Shoreham

Village of Shoreham Independence Day

SHOREHAM, NY – On Wednesday, July 4th, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker joined Town of Brookhaven Councilwoman Jane Bonner and the Village of Shoreham at its annual Independence Day celebration. The holiday began with a parade through the v...

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Posted on: July 2, 2018

Legislator Sarah Anker Hosts Senior Health Fair

Senior Health Fair 2018

SHOREHAM, NY – On Friday, June 29th, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker and the Stony Brook University Hospital Trauma Center hosted a Senior Health and Wellness Expo at St. Mark’s Church in Shoreham. Among the services offered at t...

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Posted on: June 27, 2018

Legislator Anker Celebrates Grand Opening of The Coram Center

Coram Center Grand Opening

Coram, N.Y. – On Monday, June 18th, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker attended the grand opening of the Coram Center for Adults with Developmental Disabilities. Also in attendance were Cary and Marisela Staller of Staller Associates who help...

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Posted on: June 26, 2018

Meeting Local Seniors at Annual Picnic

TOB Senior Picnic

Ridge, N.Y. – On Friday, June 15th, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker attended the Town of Brookhaven Annual Senior Citizen Picnic at Longwood Estate in Ridge. Every summer, the Town of Brookhaven Senior Citizens Division hosts this event to...

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Posted on: June 25, 2018

Legislator Anker Attends Mount Sinai Yacht Club Blessing of the Fleet

Mount Sinai Yacht Club Blessing of the Fleet

MOUNT SINAI, N.Y. – On Sunday, June 10, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker joined elected officials and yacht club members at the 15th annual Mount Sinai Yacht Club Blessing of the Fleet at Cedar Beach in Mount Sinai. During the parade of the...

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Posted on: June 21, 2018

Legislator Anker Attends SASI Blue Party Gala

SASI Blue Party

HOLBROOK, N.Y. – On Friday, June 8th, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker, Legislator Rudy Sunderman, Town of Brookhaven Councilwoman Valerie Cartwright, and other elected officials attended the SASI (Specialized Autism Support and Information...

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Posted on: June 19, 2018

Welcoming Newly-Elected Mount Sinai Civic Association Officers

Mount Sinai Civic Officers 2018

Mount Sinai, N.Y. – On Monday, June 4, Suffolk County Legislator Anker attended the Mount Sinai Civic Association to administer the oaths of office for President Ann Becker, Vice President and Corresponding Secretary Brad Arrington, Membership S...

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Posted on: June 13, 2018

Legislator Anker Rocks with North Shore Youth Council at Open Mic Night

NSYC Open Mic Night

Rocky Point , NY – On Friday, June 1st, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker attended North Shore Youth Council’s (NSYC) Open Mic Night held Rocky Point VFW Post #6249. The money raised at this event went towards suicide awareness pro...

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Posted on: June 12, 2018

Legislator Anker Attends People's United Bank Rocky Point Grand Opening

Peoples United Bank Opening

Rocky Point, N.Y. – On Friday, June 8th, Suffolk County Legislator Anker attended the grand opening of People’s United Bank, located inside the Rocky Point Stop and Shop. During the event, representatives from the North Shore Youth Cou...

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Posted on: June 11, 2018

Celebrating Local Firefighters at Coram Fire Dept. Installation Dinner

Coram Fire Dept. Installation Dinner

CORAM, N.Y. – On Saturday, June 9th, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker attended the Coram Fire Department Installation Dinner at Land’s End Caterers in Sayville. Legislator Anker, joined by Town of Brookhaven Councilman Mike Loguer...

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Posted on: June 8, 2018

Legislator Anker Congratulates BNL Science Fair Winners at General Meeting

BNL Winners 2018

HAUPPAUGE, N.Y. – On Tuesday, June 5th, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker congratulated and presented proclamations to Marah Palank and Natalie Chakaberia, two Brookhaven National Laboratory Science Fair winners from Rocky Point’s ...

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Posted on: June 8, 2018

Legislator Anker Congratulates Pool Smart Poster Contest 2nd Place Winner at General Meeting

Pool Smart Second Place Winnder

HAUPPAUGE, N.Y. – On Tuesday, June 5th, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker congratulated and presented a proclamation to Sophia Trapani, the second place winner of the Suffolk County “Be Pool Smart” Poster Contest from Cor...

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Posted on: June 1, 2018

Shoreham-Wading River Band Teacher Honored at Last Concert

Minelli Last Concert

Shoreham, N.Y. – On Wednesday, May 23, 2018, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker honored David Minelli, the Shoreham-Wading River band teacher for 27 years, with a proclamation to celebrate his extraordinary service to his students and the dis...

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Posted on: May 30, 2018

Commemorating Memorial Day with the Middle Island and Sound Beach Civics

Middle Island Civic Memorial Day

MIDDLE ISLAND and SOUND BEACH, NY – On Monday, May 28th, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker attended the Middle Island Civic Association Memorial Day services at Bartlett Pond Park in Middle Island, and the Sound Beach Civic Association Memor...

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Posted on: May 25, 2018

Legislator Anker Joins Ridge Volunteer Fire Dept. for Memorial Day Service

Ridge Fire Department Memorial Day 2018

RIDGE, NY – On Saturday, May 19th, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker joined the Ridge Volunteer Fire Department, civic members and elected officials at the Ridge Fire Department’s Memorial Day Service. The memorial service honored ...

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Posted on: May 23, 2018

Legislator Anker Celebrates Grand Opening of State Farm Insurance in Miller Place

State Farm Grand Opening

Miller Place, N.Y. – On Friday, May 11, 2018, Suffolk County Legislator Anker, along with owner Laura San Nicolas, celebrated the grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony of State Farm Insurance in Miller Place.

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Posted on: May 23, 2018

Legislator Anker Honored at North Shore Youth Council Celebration

NSYC Big Buddies

ROCKY POINT, N.Y. – On Monday, May 14, 2018, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker was honored at the North Shore Youth Council’s Big Buddy Little Buddy and Volunteer Celebration at Majestic Gardens in Rocky Point. This celebration is ...Read on...

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Posted on: May 22, 2018

Legislator Anker Hosts Pet Supply Drive with LI Cares

Pet Supply Drive

MOUNT SINAI, N.Y. – From February to April 2018, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker partnered with Long Island Cares to host a pet supply drive to help collect pet food to be donated to Baxter’s Pet Pantry. Baxter’s Pet Pa...

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Posted on: May 11, 2018

Comsewogue High School Opioid Project Walk Raises $3,000

Comsewogue High School Opioid Project

COMSEWOGUE, NY – On Friday, May 4th, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker joined Legislator Kara Hahn, Brookhaven Councilwoman Valerie Cartwright, opioid awareness advocates, school staff, and students for a pledge walk around the Comsewogue Hi...

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Posted on: May 9, 2018

Hiking Trail Dedicated to Ray Corwin

Ray Corwin Trail 2

SUFFOLK COUNTY, NY – On Saturday, April 28th, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker attended a trail opening and dedication ceremony at the trailhead in Rocky Point. The trail, which covers over 12 miles and connects Rocky Point and Yap...

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Posted on: April 27, 2018

Legislator Anker Honors Sound Beach Firefighters

Sound Beach Fire Department Installation Dinner

SOUND BEACH, NY – On Saturday, April 21st, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker joined TOB Councilwoman Jane Bonner and the Sound Beach Fire Department to celebrate its Annual Inspection and Installation Dinner at East Wind Long Island in Wadin...

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Posted on: April 27, 2018

Legislator Anker Participates in WAR on Addiction Rally

War on Addiction Rally

FARMINGVILLE, N.Y. – On April 21st, 2018, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker, attended the WAR on Addiction Rally at the Pennysaver Amphitheater at Bald Hill in Farmingville. In memory of Billy Reitzig, his father, William Reitzig, organized ...

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Posted on: April 23, 2018

Legislator Anker Attends Operation-Initiative Foundation Workshop for Veterans

Operation-Initiative Foundation Workshop

ROCKY POINT, NY – On Saturday, April 14, 2018 Legislator Anker attended the 2018 Holistic Healing Workshop for Veterans with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and Mild Traumatic Injuries at the Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church in...

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Posted on: April 23, 2018

Legislator Anker Celebrates North Shore Little League 2018 Opening Day Ceremonies

North Shore Little League 2018 1

Rocky Point, NY – On Saturday, April 14, 2018 Legislator Anker attended the 2018 North Shore Little League 2018 Opening Day Ceremonies and Parade of Players at the North Shore Little League Complex in Rocky Point. The North Shore Little League i...

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Posted on: April 23, 2018

Legislator Anker Participates in 4th Annual Sarcoidosis Awareness Walk

Sarcoidosis Walk 2018

MOUNT SINAI, NY – On Saturday, April 14th, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker joined Town of Brookhaven Councilwoman Jane Bonner, President of Sarcoidosis of Long Island Frank Rivera, his wife Diane Rivera, and the many members and supporters...

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Posted on: April 18, 2018

Suffolk Partners with Stony Brook University to Clean Up Our Oceans

Ocean Litter 1

Stony Brook, NY - Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker announces a partnership with Stony Brook University’s School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences and Suffolk County’s Environmental Planning Department to create a Marine Debris Ed...

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Posted on: April 13, 2018

Legislator Anker Presents at Suffolk Independent Living Organization

SILO Transportation Committee

Holtsville, N.Y. – On April 11, 2018, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker was the guest speaker at the Suffolk Independent Living Organization (SILO) Transportation Committee meeting in Holtsville. Suffolk Independent Living Organization is a ...

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Posted on: April 11, 2018

Legislator Anker Celebrates Grand Opening of Pure Barre in Miller Place

Pure Barre Grand Opening

Miller Place, N.Y. – On Saturday, March 24, 2018, Suffolk County Legislator Anker, along with Brookhaven Town Councilwoman Jane Bonner and studio owners Cheryl Zimmer and Katie Houde, celebrated the grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony of t...

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Posted on: April 9, 2018

Legislator Anker Honors Eagle Scouts from Boy Scout Troop 204

Eagle Scouts Troop 204

MOUNT SINAI, NY – On Saturday, March 24th, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker attended an Eagle Scout Ceremony at Miller Place High School to honor Troop 204’s newest Eagle Scouts, Peter Ian Martin and Thomas Charles Barry Jr. Legis...

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Posted on: April 9, 2018

Legislator Anker Honors Retiring Soup Kitchen Director Carol Moor

Carol Moor

Rocky Point, N.Y. – On Saturday, March 24, 2018, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker honored Carol Moor for her retirement from Director of “Invited In” soup kitchen at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church in Rocky Point. Fo...

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Posted on: March 22, 2018

County Approves Appraisal Process for Pine Lake Property in Middle Island

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HAUPPAUGE, NY - At the Suffolk County General Legislature Meeting on Tuesday, March 20th, Introductory Resolution 1156, sponsored by Legislator Sarah Anker, was unanimously approved to begin appraisal steps for a 9.9 acre wooded parcel near Pine Lake in M...

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Posted on: March 21, 2018

Claudia Capie Friszell Honored as a 2018 Suffolk County Woman of Distinction

Legislator Anker with Claudia Capie Friszell

HAUPPAUGE, NY – At the General Legislature Meeting on Tuesday, March 20th, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker honored Claudia Capie Friszell as one of the 2018 Suffolk County Women of Distinction. The Legislature hosted a Women of Distinction...

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Posted on: March 14, 2018

Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day in Rocky Point

Legislator Anker with local elected officials at the St. Patrick's Day Parade.

ROCKY POINT, NY- On Sunday, March 11th, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker participated in the 68th Annual Rocky Point St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Legislator Anker was joined by local elected officials, Friends of St. Patrick volunteers, Parade...

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Posted on: March 14, 2018

Legislator Anker Announces Two Public Information Meetings for Rails to Trails

Map of the Rails to Trails project from Port Jefferson to Wading River.

MILLER PLACE, NY – Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker is pleased to announce that there will be two public information meetings for the Port Jefferson-Wading River Rails to Trails project. The first meeting will be held on Thursday, March 15t...

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Posted on: March 7, 2018

Suffolk County 911 Call Center to Be Renamed in Memory of Anthony Bocchimuzzo

Anthony Bocchimuzzo at the 911 Call Center in Yaphank.

RIVERHEAD, NY – On Tuesday, March 6th, the Suffolk County Legislature approved a resolution to rename the Suffolk County 911 Call Center in honor of the late Anthony Bocchimuzzo. The resolution was sponsored by Suffolk County Legislator...

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Posted on: March 5, 2018

Legislator Anker Announces Public Information Meeting for Rails to Trails

Map of the Rails to Trails project from Port Jefferson to Wading River.

MILLER PLACE, NY – Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker is pleased to announce that a public information meeting for the Port Jefferson-Wading River Rails to Trails project will be held on Thursday, March 15th at 6:00 PM at the Miller Place Hig...

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Posted on: March 2, 2018

Legislator Anker Warns Residents About the Dangers of Liquid Nicotine

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MOUNT SINAI, NY – Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker warns residents about the dangers of liquid nicotine, especially when used by children and teens. E-cigarettes, which contain nicotine, cause addiction, harm brain development, and...

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Posted on: February 27, 2018

Legislator Anker Announces Tobacco Cessation Class at North Shore Public Library

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SHOREHAM, NY – Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker encourages Suffolk County residents struggling with tobacco addiction to enroll in the “Learn to Be …Tobacco Free” program through the Suffolk County De...

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Posted on: February 26, 2018

Director of Health Education, Lori Benincasa, Retires from Suffolk County After 39 Years

Legislator Anker with Lori Benincasa and Dr. Tomarken.

HAUPPAUGE, NY – On Thursday, February 22nd, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker honored Lori Benincasa, Director of the Office of Health Education for Suffolk County. Ms. Benincasa is retiring after 39 years as a leader and advocate i...

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Posted on: February 20, 2018

Autism Not-for-Profit Opens New Office and Resource Center in Lake Grove

Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker, SASI Co-founders Stephanie Mendelson and Priscilla Arena, and

LAKE GROVE, NY – On Sunday, February 18th, the not-for-profit organization Specialized Autism Support and Information (SASI) hosted a grand opening event at their new office and resource center in Lake Grove. Suffolk County Legislator S...

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Posted on: February 16, 2018

Miller Place-Mount Sinai Historical Society Hosts Gallery Opening at Historic Hawkins House

Legislator Anker at gallery opening at Hawkins House.

MILLER PLACE, NY – On Saturday, February 10th, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker attended the Miller Place-Mount Sinai Historical Society’s gallery opening at the historic Daniel Hawkins House in Miller P...

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Posted on: February 14, 2018

Local Yoga Studio Committed to Helping the Community

Legislator Anker honors Gentle Strength Yoga Studio with a proclamation.

ROCKY POINT, NY – On Thursday, February 12, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker honored Gentle Strength Yoga Studio with a proclamation for their commitment to helping the local community. Gentle Strength Yoga Studio, owned by Christine Ciroll...

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Posted on: February 8, 2018

Legislator Anker Honors Police Officers Jon-Erik Negron and Michael Schneider

Officer Negron and Officer Schneider received proclamations for their service to the police departme

HAUPPAUGE, NY – At the General Legislature Meeting on Tuesday, February 6th, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker, along with Legislators Tom Muratore and Kara Hahn, honored Police Officers Jon-Erik Negron and Michael Schneider of the 6th preci...

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Posted on: February 7, 2018

Legislator Anker and the Sound Beach Civic to Host Narcan Training Class

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SOUND BEACH, NY – Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker, in conjunction with the Suffolk County Department of Health Services and the Sound Beach Civic Association, will be hosting a Narcan training class on Monday, February 12th at 7:30 PM at t...

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Posted on: January 30, 2018

From the Desk of Legislator Sarah Anker: Priorities and Initiatives for 2018

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Dear Neighbor,

It is an honor to serve as your Suffolk County Legislator, and as I enter into my 4th term I will continue to provide leadership in our county government by prioritizing fiscal responsibility, public safety, and protecting our quality of lif...

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Posted on: January 26, 2018

Hunger Affects All Family Members, Including Pets! Legislator Sarah Anker Holds Pet Food Drive

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MOUNT SINAI, NY – From February 1st to March 1st, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker is partnering with Long Island Care for a pet food drive at her office in Mount Sinai. Donations for all pets including those with paws, fins, wings, tails, hoofs, and...

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Posted on: January 24, 2018

Legislator Anker: Statement on Preserving 800 Acres of Coastal Forest in Shoreham

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I strongly support Governor Cuomo’s proposal in the state budget to preserve the 800 acre Shoreham Woodlands. The coastal forest is a threatened landscape which contains rare, threatened, and endangered species. Clearing and developing this land...

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Posted on: January 19, 2018

Helen Keller Services: Offering Programs Since 1893

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RONKONKOMA, N.Y. — Helen Keller Services, founded in 1893, is celebrating its 125th anniversary of providing programs and services that enable individuals who are blind or visually-impaired to live, work, and thrive in the communities of their c...

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Posted on: January 16, 2018

Legislator Anker Honors First Eagle Scout from Boy Scout Troop 1776

Legislator Anker and elected officials with Eagle Scout James Snider and his parents, James and Kim

MOUNT SINAI, NY – On Sunday, January 14, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker attended an Eagle Scout Ceremony at Mount Sinai High School to honor Troop 1776’s newest Eagle Scout, James Anthony Snider. James is the first Eagle Scout f...

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Posted on: January 11, 2018

Legislator Anker Honors Eagle Scouts from Shoreham Troop 161

Legislator Anker and Elected Officials with Eagle Scouts from Troop 161

SHOREHAM, NY – On Saturday, January 6, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker joined Boy Scout Troop 161 at St. Mark’s Church in Shoreham for an Eagle Scout Ceremony honoring Ryan Doolan, Ryan Ledda, Tyler Offut, Charles Vesely, and Dom...

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Posted on: December 21, 2017

Legislator Anker Honors the Miller Place Varisty Football Team

Members of the Miller Place Football Team were honored with a proclamation from Legislator Anker.

HAUPPAUGE, NY – At the General Legislature Meeting on Tuesday, December 19, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker honored the Miller Place Varsity Football Team for winning the Division IV Suffolk County Championship. Legislator Anker was joined...

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Posted on: December 20, 2017

Legislator Anker Honors Eagle Scout Michael Mirabile

Legislator Anker with Eagle Scout Michael Mirabile and community members.

CORAM, NY – On Thursday, December 14, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker joined Boy Scout Troop 560 at the Coram Fire Department for an Eagle Scout Ceremony honoring the troop’s newest Eagle Scout, Michael Mirabile. Achieving the ra...

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Posted on: December 19, 2017

Up on the Housetop Reindeer Paws with New Roof Shingles!

Legislator Anker with Santa and members of the historical society.

MILLER PLACE, NY – Santa came early this year when new roof shingles were recently delivered to the historic William Miller House, located on North Country Road in Miller Place and one of Long Island’s oldest standing homes dating back...

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Posted on: December 7, 2017

Legislator Anker Honors Cross-Country Coaches from Shoreham-Wading River

County Legislator Sarah Anker honored Coaches Paul Koretzki and Bob Syzmanski with proclamations.

RIVERHEAD, NY – At the General Legislature Meeting on Tuesday, December 5, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker honored Paul Koretzki and Bob Syzmanski, cross-country coaches from Shoreham-Wading River High School. Earlier this year, both coach...

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Posted on: December 6, 2017

Road Medians Get a Winter Cleaning

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MOUNT SINAI, NY – Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker has spearheaded the winter clean-up of the road medians along New York State Route 25A. Through a partnership with the Suffolk County Sheriff’s Labor Assistance Program (SLAP) and...

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Posted on: December 1, 2017

Mt. Sinai Turkey Trot Raises Funds for a Good Cause

Students gather with Leiglsator Anker at the Mt. Sinai Turkey Trot.

MOUNT SINAI, NY – On Saturday, November 25th, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker joined hundreds of students, parents, and faculty members at Mt. Sinai’s 7th Annual Turkey Trot 5K and Fun Run. Coordinated by the high school&rsqu...

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Posted on: November 30, 2017

Holiday Food Drive to Help Local Families

Flyer for Legislator Anker's Holiday Food Drive

MOUNT SINAI, NY – Now through December 20th, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker will be collecting non-perishable food items to help local families in need. All items will be donated to the food pantry at the Mt. Sinai Congregational Church t...

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Posted on: November 29, 2017

Legislator Anker Honors Coram Boy Scout Troop 560’s Newest Eagle Scouts

The community gathers to honored Eagle Scouts Nicholas Tlockowski and James Anthony Cruz

CORAM, NY – On Thursday, November 16, 2017, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker joined Boy Scout Troop 560 at the Coram Fire Department for an Eagle Scout Ceremony honoring the troop’s newest Eagle Scouts, Nicholas Tlockowski and James Anthony Cruz. Ach...

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Posted on: November 28, 2017

Legislator Sarah Anker Attends Miller Place Fire Department’s 7th Annual EMS Stuff-A-Bus Event

Volunteers gather to help collect nonperishable food items at the Stuff-a-Buss fundraiser.

MILLER PLACE, NY – On Friday, November 17, 2017, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker joined the Miller Place Fire Department at their 7th Annual EMS Stuff-A-Bus event. The event took place at the Miller Place Stop and Shop where the group coll...

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Posted on: November 27, 2017

Legislator Anker Honors John Turner for His Years of Commitment to the Environment

John Turner receiving a proclamation for Legislator Anker.

HAUPPAUGE, NY – On Tuesday, November 21st, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker presented John Turner with a proclamation at the General Legislative Meeting in Hauppauge. John currently works at the Town of Brookhaven in the Division of Land Ma...

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Posted on: November 13, 2017

Legislator Anker Celebrates Veterans Day with the Longwood Community

Legislator Anker speaking at the Middler Island Veterans Day Ceremony

MIDDLE ISLAND, NY – On Saturday, November 11th, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker joined the Longwood Alliance, the Middle Island Civic Association, local fire department, scout troops, and members of the Longwood community at Bartlett Pond ...

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Posted on: November 3, 2017

Miller Place Fire Department 7th Annual “Stuff-A-Bus” Food Drive

Miller Place Fire Department 7th Annual Stuff-A-Bus Event on November 17

MILLER PLACE, NY – On Friday, November 17, from 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM, the Miller Place Fire Department will be hosting the 7th Annual “Stuff-A-Bus” event at the Stop & Shop in Miller Place (385 Route 25A, Miller Place). The...

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Posted on: October 31, 2017

Grand Opening of Dunkin’ Donuts in Rocky Point

Residents gather from the ribbon cutting of the new Dunkin Donuts

ROCKY POINT, NY – On Saturday, October 28, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker attended the grand opening celebration for the new Dunkin’ Donuts in Rocky Point. The new store is located in the business district across from St. Anthony of Padua Church, a...

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Posted on: October 24, 2017

Legislator Anker Honors Local Vietnam Veterans

Legislator Anker honored local Vietnam Veterans with special proclamations.

ROCKY POINT, NY – To commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Vietnam War, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker honored local Vietnam veterans with special pins and proclamations at an appreciation breakfast on Sunday, October 22. Legislator Ank...

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Posted on: October 23, 2017

Miller Place Troop 204 Honors New Eagle Scouts

Eagle Scouts, their parents, and Legislator Sarah Anker.

MILLER PLACE, NY – On Saturday, October 21, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker joined Boy Scout Troop 204 at the Miller Place High School for an Eagle Scout Court of Honor Ceremony to recognize Jake Linkletter, Mathew Yonks, and Stephen Saric...

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Posted on: October 18, 2017

Renaissance Village Opens in Middle

Elected officials and community leaders cut the ribbon at Renaissance Village.

MIDDLE ISLAND, NY – On Monday, October 16, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker attended the ribbon cutting ceremony for Renaissance Village in Middle Island. Concern for Independent Living, the Middle Island Civic Association, and elected offi...

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Posted on: October 17, 2017

Legislator Anker Attends Open House at Miller Place Fire Department

Legislator and volunteer EMTs at MPFD open house.

MILLER PLACE, NY – On Sunday, October 15, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker attended the Fire Safety Open House at the Miller Place Fire Department. The event included hands-on activities for kids, information about fire safety, burning demo...

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Posted on: October 16, 2017

Rocky Point Historical Society Hosts 21st Annual Tea with Special Guest Abraham Lincoln

Attendees at the historical society's annual tea.

ROCKY POINT, NY – Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker joined the Rocky Point Historical Society for their 21st Annual Tea on Sunday, October 15th, at VFW Post 6249 in Rocky Point. The annual tea brought together historical society members and ...

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Posted on: October 16, 2017

Veterans Appreciation Breakfast on October 22nd

Veterans Appreciation Breakfast Flyer

ROCKY POINT, NY – On Sunday, October 22, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker and Rocky Point VFW Post 6249 will host a Veterans Appreciation Breakfast. The event will be from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM at the VFW hall in Rocky Point (109 King Road, R...

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Posted on: October 13, 2017

Leisure Knoll Resident Turns 100 Years Old!

Members of the American Legion Auxiliary at Leisure Knoll

RIDGE, NY – On Tuesday, October 10, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker joined the members of the American Legion Auxiliary at Leisure Knoll to celebrate Adelaide Pinto’s 100th birthday. Adelaide has lived in Leisure Knoll for over 3...

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Posted on: October 13, 2017

New Law Will Ensure Access to Narcan On-Site at Service Providers

Bottle of Naloxone, common brand name Narcan.

HAUPPAUGE, NY – At the General Legislature Meeting on Tuesday, October 3, the members of the Suffolk County Legislature unanimously approved Introductory Resolution 1679, sponsored by Legislator Sarah Anker. The resolution is a local law to ensu...

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Posted on: October 11, 2017

Pink Tree for Hope at Heritage Park

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MOUNT SINAI, NY – On Wednesday, October 4, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker and the North Shore Neighbors Breast Cancer Coalition hosted a tree lighting ceremony for the Pink Tree of Hope at Heritage Park. The tree will be illuminated with ...

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Posted on: October 6, 2017

Legislator Anker Honors Eagle Scout Thomas Hart

Picture of Thomas Hart with his family and Legislator Anker.

RIDGE, NY – On Sunday, October 1, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker joined Boy Scout Troop 187 at the Ridge Fire Department for an Eagle Scout Court of Honor Ceremony to recognize Eagle Scout Thomas Michael Hart IV. Eagle Scout is the highes...

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Posted on: October 2, 2017

Legislator Anker Announces Fall Concert in Coram

Flyer for outdoor concert on October 21, 2017, in Coram.

CORAM, NY - Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker is pleased to announce a fall concert scheduled for Saturday, October 21st at 1:00 PM. The concert, hosted in conjunction with Legislator Rob Calarco, the Coram Civic Association and the Coram Fire Departm...

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Posted on: September 19, 2017

Legislator Anker and Suffolk County Police Host Women’s Self-Defense Class

Group photo of participants in self-defense class.

MOUNT SINAI, NY – On Thursday, September 14, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker hosted a Women’s Self-Defense training class in conjunction with the Suffolk County Police Department and Long Island Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. The training ...

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Posted on: September 14, 2017

Legislator Anker Honors Local “Angels” at Second Annual Angel Awards

Group of women who were honored at the Angel Awards for their community service.

HAUPPAUGE, NY – On Tuesday, September 12, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker joined Rhonda Klch, founder of the Equity First Foundation, to honor 23 women from across Long Island at the Second Annual Angel Awards at the Radisson Hotel in Haup...

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Posted on: September 13, 2017

Davis Town Meeting House Society Awarded $5,000 Suffolk County Grant

Davis House Society Meeting House Society received grant check from Suffolk County Legislator.

CORAM, NY – On Monday, September 11th, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker awarded the Davis Town Meeting House Society with a $5,000 grant check from the Suffolk County Legislature. The grant is a Suffolk County Legislative Omnibus Grant to a...

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Posted on: September 6, 2017

Suffolk Legislature Approves Opiate Epidemic Advisory Panel

Press conference with communtiy leaders and elected officials.

RIVERHEAD, NY – At the General Legislature Meeting on Wednesday, September 6th, the members of the Suffolk County Legislature unanimously approved Introductory Resolution 1664 to create a permanent Heroin and Opiate Advisory Panel. Suffolk Count...

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Posted on: September 1, 2017

Legislator Anker Supports Davis Town Meeting House Society at 5th Annual Yard Sale

Group of community member host yard sale at local historic landmark.

CORAM, NY – On Saturday, August 26, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker joined the Davis Town Meeting House Society at their 5th Annual Yard Sale and Revolutionary War presentation. The event took place on the Great Lawn of the Davis Town Meet...

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Posted on: August 21, 2017

Miller Place-Mt. Sinai Historical Society Opens “Little Free Library”

Communtiy residents attend ribbon cutting ceremony for Little Free Library.

MILLER PLACE, NY – On Saturday, August 19, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker joined the Miller Place-Mount Sinai Historical Society for the ribbon cutting ceremony and grand opening of their “Little Free Library” book exc...

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Posted on: August 7, 2017

Legislator Anker Joins Girl Scouts to Unveil Energy Conservation

Large group of girl scouts attend event for new patch program.

YAPHANK, NY – On Tuesday, August 1, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker joined the Girl Scouts of Suffolk County to introduce a new patch program that teaches scouts about the importance of energy conservation, as part of the Science, Technolo...

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Posted on: July 25, 2017

Legislator Anker Announces Permanent Advisory Panel to Address the Opiate Epidemic in Suffolk County

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HAUPPAUGE, NY – On Tuesday, July 25th, 2017, Legislator Sarah Anker and presiding Officer DuWayne Gregory were joined by their colleagues and drug awareness and substance abuse professionals to announce an initiative to address the opiate epidem...

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Posted on: July 5, 2017

Legislator Anker Celebrates Independence Day with the Village of Shoreham

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SHOREHAM, NY – On Tuesday, July 4th, Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker joined the Village of Shoreham at their annual Independence Day celebration. The holiday began with a parade through the village and included festivities that lasted throughout the...

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Posted on: May 31, 2017

Press Release Archives

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Archived press releases for District 6 published prior to June 2017 are available to view in the Document Center. 

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