Active-shooter drills are coming

Story By: ANTHONY PERROTTA
8/22/2019 12:00:00 AM

Suffolk County prepares for the unthinkable in the wake of gun violence around the country.

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Their voices were heard

Story By: ANTHONY PERROTTA
8/22/2019 12:00:00 AM

A number of speakers, some of whom turn up at the monthly board meetings, address the board. Read here what they had to say.

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Reconsider lawmakers’ videoconferencing

Story By: STAFF WRITER
8/22/2019 12:00:00 AM

Suffolk County is mulling over the idea of having lawmakers to attend meetings and vote on bills via Skype. Here’s why it’s not a good idea.

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Back to the garden

Story By: MONICA MUSETTI-CARLIN
8/22/2019 12:00:00 AM

The 50th anniversary of an iconic weekend of music was recreated last week. Read about one attendee’s impression of the event.

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POV: Never a NIMBY; always a localist

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8/22/2019 12:00:00 AM

A plan to help clean up water pollution is often dismissed. Read how one resident perceives this reaction.

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A journey through Spain

Story By: ANTHONY PERROTTA
8/15/2019 12:00:00 AM

This former Islip Town resident penned his memoirs of a journey through the Spanish countryside.

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Newly discovered silent film comes to Bay Shore

Story By: ANTHONY PERROTTA
8/15/2019 12:00:00 AM

A film historian will shed new light on the silent film industry in Bay Shore. Read about it here.

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Rough swimming in these waters

Story By: RANDALL WASZYNSKI
8/15/2019 12:00:00 AM

Recent beach closures have been a cause for concern.

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Have a heart – adopt a pet

Story By: STAFF WRITER
8/15/2019 12:00:00 AM

The Town of Islip Animal Shelter will hold a special event called Clear the Shelters today. Here’s why you should consider going.

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MacArthur Airport temporarily shuts down due to suspicious looking item

Story By: ANTHONY PERROTTA
8/14/2019 12:00:00 AM

The entire incident took a little over a half hour

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