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Long Island updates for Feb. 11

The Suffolk County Legislature is holding a hearing

The Suffolk County Legislature is holding a hearing on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014 to consider raising the legal age for buying cigarettes and other tobacco products in the county from 19 to 21. (Credit: Charles Eckert)

As we wrap up Newsday's LI Now Live post for Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, you can still find a rundown of today's top stories, the weather forecast for later this week and Twitter updates from Newsday reporters related to breaking news. 

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Although we had clear skies today with a high of 27 degrees and a low tonight of 16, tomorrow could bring more snow. Another major winter storm is expected to drop a mix of snow and rain on Long IslandA winter storm watch is in effect for Long Island from midnight Wednesday to 6 a.m. Friday, telling of a potential 4 to 8 inches of snow, the National Weather Service said.

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GLEN COVE CONSIDERS BENEFITS REQUIREMENTSThe Glen Cove City Council tonight will discuss health insurance benefits, including establishing minimum service requirements for future employees and retirees and the share of premiums that future retirees would pay. The 7:30 p.m. meeting is at City Hall, 9 Glen St. Follow Bill Bleyer’s coverage at newsday.com. 

Tags: Towns , Nassau , Suffolk , LIRR

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