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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Art in the mansion

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

A new show presented by Women Sharing Art has opened in the Bayard Cutting Arboretum. The diverse pieces feature watercolors, glass, photography and mosaics.

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Mixed reviews on proposed building

Story By: RICK CHALIFOUX
4/13/2017 12:00:00 AM

Islip’s planning board is considering a controversial waterfront application in Sayville. Read about it here.

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County promotes first-ever septic improvement program

Story By: NICOLE ALLEGREZZA
4/13/2017 12:00:00 AM

Suffolk Executive Steve Bellone is beginning to promote the county’s first-ever septic improvement program that would offer residents grants and low-interest financing to replace old cesspools and septic systems with nitrogen-reducing, advanced wastewater systems. Read about it here.

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Ready for house calls

Story By: LIZ FINNEGAN
4/13/2017 12:00:00 AM

A new doctor’s service is taking a step back in time to provide a level of care not seen in decades.

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Lawsuits mount against opioid makers

Story By: LINDA LEUZZI
4/13/2017 12:00:00 AM

Suffolk County is taking the war on drugs a step further. Read about it here.

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More autism awareness for better outcomes

Story By: TARA SMITH
4/13/2017 12:00:00 AM

April marks Autism Awareness Month, a time to draw more attention to this condition that effects one in 68 kids. Read about it here.

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