Suffolk County will ban plastic bags by 2018

Friday, May 13, 2016
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The Suffolk County Legislature is in the process of enacting a law that will prohibit retail stores from giving out single-use plastic bags at checkout. The law is…

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‘E-Cycle’ your high-tech trash the Hempstead way

Tuesday, October 18, 2011
Old computers, televisions and other electronics pile up at Hempstead's Oct. 15 E-Cycling Day (LIR Photo by Matthew Ern)

Have that old television set and VCR been taking up space in your garage for too long? Well, the Town of Hempstead is here to help. Over the…

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