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Citing capacity concerns, PSEG asks customers to cut electrical use this afternoon

PSEG Long Island is asking customers to cut all “non-essential” electrical use from 3 to 7 p.m. today due to excessive heat...

Riverhead opens cooling center at senior center in Aquebogue

The cooling center is located at the town’s Senior and Human Resource Center at 60 Shade Tree Lane in Aquebogue. It is open this afternoon until 4:30 and will be open from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. tomorrow and Wednesday, the town supervisor’s office said in a press release.

A heat wave is on the horizon

A prolonged period of heat and humidity is expected Saturday into early next week, according to the National Weather Service.

With ‘dog days’ of summer upon us, here are some tips for pet care in hot weather

With summer heat ramping up, the Suffolk County SPCA offers tips and advice for pet care during the 'dog days' of summer.