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An eye sore no more
Story By: RICK CHALIFOUX, Reporter
 
 23 October 2014
  SAYVILLE—Last week, the Islip Town Board unanimously passed a resolution allowing the town to move forward in the process of demolishing a vacant building located at Sayville Beach. The town is now set to execute a $13,500 contract with Bay Shore-b...  

  
 Town’s new approach to blighted properties criticized
Story By: RICK CHALIFOUX, Reporter
  
 
 23 October 2014
  ISLIP TOWN—Last Tuesday, the Islip Town Board unanimously voted to abolish the prior point system by which blighted, vacant properties were identified and their respective property owners had been penalized. The decision elicited some controversy...  

 Preparing for an unlikely epidemic
Story By: LIZ FINNEGAN, editor
  
 
 23 October 2014
  SUFFOLK COUNTY—Odds are, the Ebola virus is not getting anywhere near Suffolk County. However, after three reported cases in the United States within the past month that resulted in one death, no one is taking that likelihood for granted. For tho...  



  



























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