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Stories to follow: NYPD officer shot, expected to survive
A New York City police officer from New Hyde Park remained in critical but stable condition Wednesday morning after being shot in the head by a suspect in the East Williamsburg section of Brooklyn, authorities said. The officer, Kevin Brennan, 29, was being treated at Bellevue Hospital Center in Manhattan. He is expected to survive. -- Matthew Chayes and Chau Lam
For the third time in the past two weeks, Suffolk County police officer James Garside helped resuscitate a victim in distress -- saving a life. -- John Valenti
Historic addition: The Suffolk County Legislature’s Parks and Recreation Committee meets at 1 p.m. Wednesday in the William Rogers Legislative Building (725 Veterans Hwy., Hauppauge) and will consider a proposal by Legis. DuWayne Gregory (D-Amityville) to add the century-old, county-owned Trihy House in Amityville to the new Historic Structure Restoration Pilot Program. Check Paul LaRocco’s Twitter updates @paullarocco.
Planning board: The Smithtown Town planning board will meet at 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Eugene Cannataro Senior Center (420 Middle Country Rd.). Follow Carl MacGowan’s Twitter updates @CarlMacGowan.
School repairs: The Garden City Village board of trustees meets at 8 p.m. Thursday and is likely to vote on authorizing repairs to the historic St. Paul’s School clock tower face and roof, which were damaged during Tropical Storm Irene. Check Aisha Al-Muslim’s Twitter updates @AishaAlMuslim.