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Posted on: December 6, 2018

Legislator Donnelly Honors Local Resident Who Helped Rescue Drowning Man

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(HUNTINGTON STATION, NY... December 5, 2018) – Suffolk County Legislator Tom Donnelly honored Patrick Brady of Huntington Station at the Suffolk County Legislature General Meeting in Hauppauge on November 20 for his role in saving a man who was ...

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Posted on: November 26, 2018

Legislator Donnelly Honors Girl Scout Award Recipients

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Suffolk County Legislator Tom Donnelly (D-Huntington Station) recently commended seven local Girl Scouts from North Babylon and West Babylon for their work in the community that earned them Silver Awards, the highest award available to Girl Scout Cadettes...

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Posted on: November 15, 2018

Leg. Donnelly Asks Residents to Clean Out Their Closets to Help Less Fortunate Youths

Clean out your closets and help young people in need by bringing your gently used or new coats, sweaters, sweatshirts and blankets to the office of Suffolk Legislator Tom Donnelly (D-Huntington Station) as part of the donation drive for “Every C...

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Posted on: November 15, 2018

Legislator Donnelly Recognizes 15 Volunteers at Medal of Valor Ceremony

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 Suffolk Legislators Tom Donnelly  (D-Huntington Station and Rudy Sunderman (R-Mastic) , both volunteer firefighters, recently participated in a Medal of Valor ceremony honoring fellow volunteer firefighters for bravery.

The 15 recipients...

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Posted on: November 7, 2018

Legislator Donnelly Updates Members of Cold Spring Hills Civic Association

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(HUNTINGTON STATION… November 5, 2018) – Members of the Cold Spring Hills Civic Association in Huntington recently invited Suffolk Legislator Tom Donnelly (D-Huntington Station) to attend their meeting to discuss issues of local interest and learn about l...

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Posted on: November 2, 2018

Legislator Donnelly Informs Residents: HEAP Processing Begins This Month

(HUNTINGTON STATION, NY… November 2, 2018) – Temperatures are dropping and many local residents may grow concerned about the ability to afford the high cost of heating their homes. That's why Suffolk Legislator Tom Donnelly (D-Huntington Station)...

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Posted on: October 25, 2018

Legislator Tom Donnelly Congratulates Police Explorers For Their Commitment to Community

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Suffolk County Legislator Tom Donnelly (D-Huntington Station) greeted members of the Police Explorers unit of the First Precinct Suffolk County Police Department at a recent open house at the Deer Park Fire Department.

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Posted on: October 18, 2018

Legislator Donnelly Welcomes Family Residences and Essential Enterprises Group

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As Chair of the Education and Human Services Committee that has jurisdiction over initiatives that protect the welfare of Suffolk County citizens, Legislator Tom Donnelly (D-Huntington Station) invited and welcomed representatives of the not-for-profit Fa...

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Posted on: October 31, 2018

Legislator Donnelly Salutes Huntington Community First Aid Squad Recipients of REMSCO Awards

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Legislator Tom Donnelly (D-Huntington Station) honored and congratulated members of the Huntington Community First Aid Squad (HCFAS) for being named Suffolk County Regional Emergency Service Council award winners in a ceremony at the Greenlawn Fire House ...

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Posted on: October 9, 2018

Legislator Donnelly Commends Participants In American Legion Boys State Program

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(HUNTINGTON STATION, NY... October 5, 2018) – Suffolk County Legislator Tom Donnelly (D-Huntington Station) recently joined with the Greenlawn American Legion Post #1244 to recognize students who completed the 2018 Boys and Girls State Government Delegate...

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Posted on: September 26, 2018

Legislators Donnelly, Berland & Flotteron Host Citizen Preparedness Training Class for Residents

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(HUNTINGTON STATION, NY... September 26, 2018) –In cooperation with the Deer Park Community Association, Suffolk County Legislators Tom Donnelly (D-Huntington Station), Susan A. Berland (D-Dix Hills) and Steve J. Flotteron (R-West Islip) recentl...

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Posted on: September 14, 2018

Legislator Donnelly Welcomes 'Docs For Tots' Program Director

LEGISLATOR DONNELLY WELCOMES ‘DOCS FOR TOTS’ PROGRAM DIRECTOR

As Chair of the Education and Human Services Committee that has jurisdiction over child care initiatives and protecting the welfare of Suffolk County youth, Legislator Tom Donnelly invited and welcomed Melissa Passarelli, director of programs at Docs for ...

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Posted on: August 29, 2018

Legislator Donnelly Honors Distinguished Youth Award Recipients

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Eleven local students from the Dix Hills, Huntington Station and Melville area were recently honored by Suffolk County Legislator Tom Donnelly  as Gold, Silver or Bronze recipients of the inaugural Suffolk County Legislature’s Distingui...

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Posted on: August 21, 2018

Deer Park Student Honored by Legislator Donnelly As Winner of Energy Drink PSA Contest

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Deer Park High School student Tianna Greene was recently honored by Suffolk Legislator Tom Donnelly as the District 17 winner of the 2018 Suffolk County “Truth about Stimulant Drinks” video contest. The presentation took place at the Deer Park School Dist...

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Posted on: August 9, 2018

Legislator Donnelly Joins Fellow Firefighters at DPFD Installation Dinner

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Legislator Tom Donnelly, himself a 33-year decorated member of the Deer Park Fire Department (DPFD), joined his volunteers in welcoming incoming Chief Phil Scarfi and providing a Proclamation for outgoing Chief Anthony Biolsi at the Department’s...

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Posted on: August 1, 2018

Free Smoking Cessation Classes Set to Begin

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Suffolk County Legislator Tom Donnelly and Suffolk County Health Commissioner James Tomarken, MD are pleased to inform residents who seek help in breaking their tobacco addiction that a Suffolk County “Learn to Be …Tobacco Free” program is set to begin in...

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Posted on: July 27, 2018

Legislator Donnelly Honors Deer Park Eagle Scout Recipient

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Suffolk County Legislator Tom Donnelly  recently gathered with family, friends and fellow troop members of Deer Park resident and student Nicholas J. DiDomenico to witness and honor his recognition as an Eagle Scout, the highest recognized achiev...

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Posted on: July 24, 2018

Stay Healthy and Safe This Summer

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With recent positive tests for mosquitos carrying West Nile virus, Suffolk Legislator Tom Donnelly (D-Huntington Station) is urging residents to call the Department of Health Services’ Public Health Hotline at (631) 787-2200, Monday through Friday between...

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Posted on: July 9, 2018

Three Local Youth Receive Eagle Scout Recognition

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Suffolk County Legislator Tom Donnelly recently joined the family, friends and fellow troop members of Stefano Agrotis and Samuel Gosin of Melville to witness, honor and recognize each of them for earning the prestigious rank of Eagle Scout, the highest-r...

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Posted on: July 16, 2018

Legislator Donnelly Joins Deluca Elementary In Celebration of School's Golden Anniversary

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  School may be out for the summer, but before the pencils, pads and books were put away, William E. DeLuca Jr. Elementary School in North Babylon marked its 50th “Golden” Anniversary with an in-school celebration and commemor...

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Posted on: June 28, 2018

Legislator Donnelly Reminds Birchwood Students To 'Be Pool Smart' This Summer

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The warm weather is here, and there’s no better way to stay cool and comfortable than with a nice dip in the swimming pool! However, safety must always come first so before school was out, Suffolk Legislator Tom Donnelly  met with stude...

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Posted on: June 25, 2018

Summer Senior Advocates Schedules Set for Babylon and Huntington

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Suffolk
Legislator 
Tom Donnelly is pleased to inform Babylon and Huntington residents about the local Suffolk County Office for the Aging Summer 2018 Senior Advocate Schedule.  Senior advocates are Countyrepresentatives who c...

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Posted on: June 21, 2018

Walt Whitman HS Senior Rachel Vaughan Receives First Legislator Donnelly Citizenship Award

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Walt Whitman High School Senior Rachel
Vaughan of Huntington Station was honored by Suffolk County Legislator TomDonnelly with his inaugural Citizenship Award at the
school’s 2018 Senior Awards Night on June 6.  The award will be pre...

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Posted on: June 19, 2018

Legislator Donnelly Honors ‘Pool Smart’ Poster Contest Winner

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John F. Kennedy Intermediate School student Angel Bachez of Deer Park was recently honored by Suffolk Legislator Tom Donnelly as the Legislative District 17 2018 “Be Pool Smart” poster contest winner. Established in 2007, the competition invites elementar...

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Posted on: June 12, 2018

Carol Quirk Honored for More than 15 Years of Public Service

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Suffolk County Legislator Tom Donnelly recently joined Town of Babylon Supervisor Rich Schaffer, other officials and town employees at a special retirement luncheon and ceremony for former Town Clerk and Councilwoman Carol Quirk.

On May 24 in the Babylon T...

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Posted on: June 1, 2018

Fall Prevention Deserves Your Attention!

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Pay some attention to fall prevention! Suffolk County Legislator Tom Donnelly (D-Huntington Station) and Commissioner of Health Services Dr. James Tomarken would like to inform mature residents that registration is now underway for one of the County’s inn...

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Posted on: June 6, 2018

Deer Park Student Receives Eagle Scout Honors

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Suffolk County Legislator Tom Donnelly (D-Huntington Station) recently joined the family, friends and fellow troop members of Deer Park resident and student David J. Russell to witness, honor and recognize him for earning the prestigious rank of Eagle Sco...

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Posted on: May 22, 2018

Legislator Donnelly Tours Long Island Cares and Island Harvest

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As the chair of the Legislature’s Education & Human Services Committee, Suffolk Legislator Tom Donnelly (D-Huntington Station) has been touring several non-profit agencies that receive County funding to provide food and other essentials to help feed t...

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Posted on: May 16, 2018

Legislator Donnelly Honors Cardiologist at Town of Babylon Free Heart Screening Event

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According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 1 in every 4 American deaths is from heart disease, making it the leading cause of death for both men and women. In an effort to educate the community regarding heart disease and...

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Posted on: May 8, 2018

Legislator Donnelly Joins Suffolk Community College for Veterans Success on Campus (VSOC) Opening

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Suffolk Legislator Tom Donnelly recently joined Suffolk County Community College (SCCC) administrators,
other dignitaries, community leaders, County residents and veterans at aspecial ceremony on April 4 at the Ammerman Campus to honor our veterans and...

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Posted on: May 2, 2018

Legislator Donnelly and American Legion Post 1634 Encourage Community to Support Poppy Day

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With Memorial Day on the horizon, Legislator Tom Donnelly and the American Legion Post 1634 of West Babylon remind the public that Congress has designated May 26, 2018 as National Poppy Day" and encourage Americans to wear or display a red poppy as a...

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Posted on: May 3, 2018

Legislator Donnelly Attends Walt Whitman Birthplace Dedication of Historic Library

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At the invitation of Walt Whitman Birthplace Association Executive Director Cynthia Shor, Suffolk County Legislator Tom Donnelly (D-Huntington Station) recently joined the Board of Trustees and staff of the historic site located in his legislative distric...

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Posted on: May 1, 2018

Legislator Donnelly Discusses Deer Lake Project with Parkdale Civic Association

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Members of the Parkdale Civic Association of North Babylon recently invited Suffolk Legislator Tom Donnelly (D-Huntington Station) to attend their monthly meeting at Parliament Place Elementary School to discuss issues of local concern that impact them, t...

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Posted on: April 25, 2018

Legislator Donnelly and Spencer Honor Locally-Based, Nationally-Recognized ‘John’s Crazy Socks’

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Suffolk County Legislators Tom Donnelly (D-Huntington Station) and William R. Spencer (D-Centerport) recently visited John’s Crazy Socks, a local business “built on love,” to present the father-son owners, who both reside in Huntington, with a Proclamatio...

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Posted on: April 17, 2018

Legislator Donnelly Names Jeanette Perez Local Woman of Distinction

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Jeanette Perez, a 15-year resident of North Babylon who is active in her local school and community and has also raised significant funds for cancer research, has been selected by Suffolk County Legislator Tom Donnelly (D-Huntington Station) as ...

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Posted on: April 13, 2018

Diabetes Prevention Program Set to Begin in Hauppauge

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Suffolk Legislator Tom Donnelly (D-Huntington Station) encourages residents who are at risk for developing type-2 diabetes to participate, free of charge, in the county- administered National Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP). The program supports moderat...

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Posted on: April 12, 2018

Deer Park Student Travis Michalek Receives Eagle Scout Honors

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During a special ceremony before his
family, friends, fellow troop members, advisors and local dignitaries on March11, Deer Park resident and student Travis Michalek received his Eagle Scout
award, the highest recognized achievement bestowed by the Bo...

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Posted on: March 27, 2018

Hero Deer Park Resident and School District Employee Honored by Legislator Donnelly

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Suffolk County Legislator Tom Donnelly joined the Deer Park School District on March 15 in honoring Larry Hickam, a local resident and district employee who helped save the life of a man who was stuck on the tracks of the Long Island Railroad.

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Posted on: April 3, 2018

Legislator Donnelly Honors Half Hollow Hills STEM Student

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Suffolk County Legislator Tom Donnelly (D-Huntington Station) recently joined the Half Hollow Hills School District in honoring Cassandra Ye, a Half Hollow Hills High School East sophomore who has been selected as one of only five Long Island delegates fo...

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Posted on: March 19, 2018

Legislator Donnelly Participates in PARP Mystery Reader at Sunquam Elementary School

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(MELVILLE, NY... March 14, 2018) – Sunquam Elementary School in Melville recently invited Suffolk Legislator Tom Donnelly (D-Huntington Station) to participate in its annual “Mystery Reader Day.” The “Oh, the Places Reading Will Take You” themed event on ...

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Posted on: March 7, 2018

Legislator Donnelly Meets With SCWA, Addresses Attendees at WaterTalk Forum

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Legislator Tom Donnelly (D-Huntington Station) recently met with Suffolk County Water Authority (SCWA) CEO Jeffrey Szabo and General Counsel Timothy J. Hopkins, Esq. to introduce himself as the new representative in the 17th district and discuss their sha...

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Posted on: March 1, 2018

Spanish-Language Grandparenting Program Set for Legislator Donnelly's District

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Suffolk Legislator Tom Donnelly (D-Huntington Station) is pleased to inform residents that Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County will be presenting Parenting the Second Time Around (PASTA) in Spanish at the South Huntington Public Library as par...

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Posted on: February 23, 2018

Legislator Donnelly Appoints Deer Park Resident To Suffolk County Hispanic Advisory Board

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Deer Park resident
and educator Priscilla Zarate has been appointed to a three-year term on theSuffolk County Hispanic Advisory Board by Suffolk Legislator Tom Donnelly
(D-Huntington Station). <_o3a_p>

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Posted on: February 20, 2018

Legislator Donnelly Participating in Pet Food Drive

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Legislator Tom Donnelly (D-Huntington Station) is pleased to join Long IslandCares and help it “rain food for cats and dogs” by hosting a pet food drive now
through the end of April.

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Posted on: February 13, 2018

Legislator Donnelly Visits Suffolk Community College

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As the newly-appointed chair of the Legislature’s Education & Human Services Committee, Suffolk Legislator Tom Donnelly (D-Huntington Station) seized an opportunity to recently visit the Ammerman Campus of Suffolk County Community College (S...

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Posted on: January 31, 2018

Winter Senior Advocates Schedules Set for Babylon and Huntington

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Legislator Tom Donnelly (D-Huntington Station) is pleased to provide Babylon and Huntington residents with the Suffolk County Office for the Aging Senior Advocate Schedule for February and March. Senior advocates are County representatives who come out in...

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Posted on: February 9, 2018

Suffolk Legislators Donnelly and Berland Honor Siemens Winners

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Suffolk County Legislators Tom Donnelly (D-Huntington Station) and Susan Berland (D-Dix Hills) shared the joy, pride and excitement of the entire community in recognizing Half Hollow Hills (HHH) School District Juniors Arooba Ahmed, Jiachen Lee and Jillia...

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Posted on: February 6, 2018

Fire Department Volunteer Honored by Legislator Donnelly for 50 Years of Service

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Suffolk Legislator Tom Donnelly (D-Huntington Station) recently joined members, families and friends of the Huntington Manor Fire Department to recognize Captain Lou Agiesta for a remarkable 50 years of volunteer service.

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Posted on: January 30, 2018

Legislator Tom Donnelly Sworn Into First Term in Office

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(HAUPPAUGE,
NY... January 10, 2018)
 – Suffolk Legislator Tom Donnelly (D-HuntingtonStation), elected by the residents of the 17th Legislative District in November 2017,  was sworn into his first term in the County Legislature at the 2...

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