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September 5, 2017 In The News

It was the busy Labor Day Weekend, and Southold Fish Market owner Charlie Manwaring had been forced to stock his popular East End restaurant and market with out-of-state fluke for the first time in recent memory.

August 30, 2017 In The News

Republicans from New York and New Jersey are pledging unconditional support for those devastated by Hurricane Harvey. But their resentment lingers.

August 30, 2017 In The News

Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) announced today that the Eastport Fire District has been awarded a $313,334 grant for communication equipment through the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) program. Funding from this regional grant will be used at the Eastport, East Moriches and Westhampton Beach Fire Districts.

August 30, 2017 In The News

East Hampton Town officials met last Monday with representatives from the Federal Aviation Administration to discuss concerns about the East Hampton Airport in advance of the town’s plans to petition the FAA to gain control over restrictions at the airport.

August 30, 2017 In The News

Over 150 residents and elected officials at virtually every level of government turned out for a public hearing last week to testify about the need for additional at grade railroad crossings in the Tri Hamlet peninsula.

August 29, 2017 In The News

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County has been awarded a $120,000 grant that will be used toward removing derelict fishing gear from Long Island Sound, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R-Shirley) announced Tuesday.

The Community-based Marine Debris Removal Grant is from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

August 28, 2017 In The News

All she is saying is “give decency a chance.”

Before leaving on a summer vacation exploring the United States late last month, New York graphics designer Lisa Cholnoky dropped 535 letters at her post office, one for every member of Congress.

August 23, 2017 In The News

Patchogue, NY - August 23, 2017 - On Friday, August 11, 2017, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) toured the Best Buy location in Patchogue as the next stop of this month’s NY-1 Economic Growth Tour.

August 18, 2017 In The News

Port Jefferson, NY - August 18, 2017 - On Friday, August 18, 2017, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) attended a “Coffee with Your Congressman” restaurant roundtable at PJ’s Lobster House in Port Jefferson, hosted by the National Restaurant Association and New York State Restaurant Association, to meet with several local restaurant operators. 

August 18, 2017 In The News
New York State yesterday filed a federal lawsuit challenging the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s designation of a third permanent open water disposal site in eastern Long Island Sound.