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A gray and white Lhasa apso found by

A gray and white Lhasa apso found by a homeless man rummaging through a gas station Dumpster in West Islip on Christmas Eve is recovering at Islip Town's animal shelter in Bay Shore. She's been named Miracle by shelter staff. (Dec. 28, 2013) Credit: James Carbone

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Welcome to the LI Now Live post for Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014. We're wrapping up today's live coverage, but below, you'll find a roundup of the day's top stories, and tweets from Newsday and its reporters.

Don't miss the local meeting taking place tonight.

NORTH HEMPSTEAD SOLAR ARRAY. The North Hempstead Town Board will hold a special hearing tonight to discuss adding solar panels at two old landfills. The 7:30 p.m. meeting will be at Town Hall, 220 Plandome Rd., Manhasset. Follow Jennifer Barrios’ Twitter updates: @Barrioscq

Traffic and weather

As a result of patchy fog on Long Island Tuesday afternoon, drivers, especially those in coastal areas, should be on alert for reduced visibilities of a quarter of a mile or less, the National Weather Service said. 

Today will be overcast with rain and fog early in the morning. The high will be 46 degrees and the low 37 degrees, with winds from 5 to 10 mph. This evening will be overcast and then partly cloudy.

JUST IN: Suffolk County Water Authority reports water main break

LINDENHURST: Water has been shut down in order to repair a water main on West Hampton Road near Dodges Promenade. The shutdown will affect about 20 residences.

Note: Residents of the area may experience no water service, low water pressure or discolored water.

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