Town board revisits the bond

Story By: RICK CHALIFOUX
4/27/2017 12:00:00 AM

Some of the bond resolutions fail while others pass. Find out which ones made the cut.

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New leader of Islip Dems

Story By: LIZ FINNEGAN
4/27/2017 12:00:00 AM

Luis Montes is planning to galvanize the party this year and has already been successful thus far.

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Parking meters could kill downtowns

Story By: STAFF WRITER
4/27/2017 12:00:00 AM

Parking meters are already in Bay Shore and will be turning up on Islip’s other Main Streets in the future. They might be money makers for the municipality, but they could kill business.

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Bellone's Bottom Line: A place for nursing mothers

Story By: STAFF WRITER
4/27/2017 12:00:00 AM

Suffolk County has paved the way for the future by providing a lactation room for working mothers.

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Bayport apartments on hold

Story By: RICK CHALIFOUX
4/27/2017 12:00:00 AM

Despite hearing support from the community for Bayport Gardens, the Islip Planning Board expressed some concerns before reserving decision on the application. Read why that happened.

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Brentwood says No to Heartland

Story By: LIZ FINNEGAN
4/27/2017 12:00:00 AM

The Brentwood School District passed a resolution last week to not support the mega development in their neighborhood because of findings from an independent survey.

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NY adopts a budget

Story By: LIZ FINNEGAN
4/20/2017 12:00:00 AM

The 2017-2018 budget for the state is finally in and there have been some major changes in funding and policy. Read about it here.

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CDA fears loss of funding

Story By: NICOLE ALLEGREZZA
4/20/2017 12:00:00 AM

The proposed cuts by the federal government of funds allocated to CDA’s within various towns is drawing concern. Read about it here.

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Check ID’s at Heartland meeting

Story By: STAFF WRITER
4/20/2017 12:00:00 AM

The controversial Heartland development project is coming down to the wire, but Islip residents will still have one more opportunity to weigh in on it at a public hearing. However, they might not get that opportunity if they can't get into the venue.

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Teens take on the environment

Story By: RICK CHALIFOUX
4/20/2017 12:00:00 AM

Local high school students are addressing the serious issue of climate change. Read about how they plan on doing that.

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