Top 5 Stories in Long Island Press This Week: Police Lawsuit, Dream Home, and Monkeypox


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Lawsuit Claims Suffolk Cops Tore Off Man’s Prosthetic Leg During Arrest

A lawsuit filed against the Suffolk County Police Department alleges that officers used excessive force and violated civil rights, including for allegedly tearing off a man’s prosthetic leg to get him into a cop car.

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An Entertainer’s Knockout Dream Home in Great Neck Asks $4.9M

Built in 1915, the property at 45 North Dr. is newly renovated to the nines and spans nearly 10,000 square-feet. It is a classic, brick colonial that’s been transformed with modern-looking interior design and amenities for modern living.

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Suffolk Continues Rollout of Monkeypox Vaccine With New Pop-up Clinics

Suffolk County has announced new pop-up clinics for eligible residents to receive the monkeypox vaccine.


Something to Wine About: 2020 Daou Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon

From war-torn Beirut to France, where a love affair with wine began, to the beautiful hills of Paso Robles, the story of Daou Wines is as magical as the wine itself.


Details Released on Extra Tolls for New York City Drivers

Drivers entering the heart of New York City would pay an extra $9 to $23 as soon as the end of next year under a plan aimed at reducing congestion in the country’s most congested city.


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