Suffolk Co. holds back-to-school drive in memory of aide killed in crash

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Suffolk County is holding a back-to-school drive, with the goal of collecting 5,000 backpacks for homeless and at-risk students.

The event is being held in memory of Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone's former communications director, Scott Martella.

Martella was killed last year in a crash on the Long Island Expressway.

A list of drop-off locations can be found here.

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