06/12/14 11:57am
06/12/2014 11:57 AM
The former Long Island Beagle Club off Edwards Avenue in Calverton. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch)

The former Long Island Beagle Club off Edwards Avenue in Calverton. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch)

Suffolk County Legislator Al Krupski said he heard the Calverton community “loud and clear” Wednesday night: don’t use the Beagle Club property as Long Island ABATE’s home.

So, it won’t happen.

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05/12/14 2:00pm
05/12/2014 2:00 PM
BARBARAELLEN KOCH FILE PHOTO | The Beagle Club's sign was in the barn as of 2005.

BARBARAELLEN KOCH FILE PHOTO | The Beagle Club’s sign was in the barn as of 2005.

UPDATE: Suffolk County legislators unanimously approved the measure on Tuesday night to allow LI ABATE to use the former Beagle Club property.

ORIGINAL STORY: After Suffolk County bought 150 acres in Calverton nearly two years ago for $8.9 million using money from its Drinking Water Protection Fund, the county is now considering using the property to a nonprofit organization focused on motorcycle awareness and safety. (more…)