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NY needs a permanent property tax cap

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3/28/2019 12:00:00 AM

Steve Bellone: Taxes on Long Island are out of control. Read here why a permanent cap is necessary.

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‘Saving Fire Island from Robert Moses’

Story By: ANTHONY PERROTTA
3/28/2019 12:00:00 AM

Author Chris Verga explains his new book regarding what might have happened to the barrier beach.

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Crackdown on illegally tinted windows

Story By: ANTHONY PERROTTA
3/28/2019 12:00:00 AM

The SCPD is serious about making sure illegally tinted windows don’t pass inspection. Read here why they’re doing that.

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SCWA approves rate hike

Story By: ANTHONY PERROTTA
3/28/2019 12:00:00 AM

Water bills are going up and here’s why.

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Opting out

Story By: ANTHONY PERROTTA
3/21/2019 12:00:00 AM

Supervisor Angie Carpenter announced at the town board meeting that there would be a public hearing held to discuss Islip’s policy should the state legalize recreational cannabis.

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Sewering Oakdale

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3/21/2019 12:00:00 AM

Legislator Bill Lindsay recently attended a civic meeting where he explained how certain areas of the Oakdale community will get sewers. Read about it here

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Library budget time is here

Story By: LIZ FINNEGAN
3/21/2019 12:00:00 AM

On Tuesday April 2, head on out to your local library to vote on budgets and trustees. Read the details here.

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Marijuana decision should be based on facts, not assumptions

Story By: STAFF WRITER
3/21/2019 12:00:00 AM

One writer’s view of what should be understood before a decision is made on legalizing marijuana.

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The fight for funding continues

Story By: ANTHONY PERROTTA
3/21/2019 12:00:00 AM

The leaders of both Nassau and Suffolk County as well as veterans organizations hope to convince NYS to reinstate funding for mental health services for suffering veterans.

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Islip’s moving ahead

Story By: ANTHONY PERROTTA
3/21/2019 12:00:00 AM

Islip Town Supervisor Angie Carpenter gave a State of the Town address where she highlighted all accomplishments made in the Town and outlined the plans that are ahead.

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Let’s end unwanted calls

Story By: STAFF WRITER
3/14/2019 12:00:00 AM

Many might be surprised to learn that there is a way to get rid of telemarketer and robo calls. So why are we still getting them?

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A storied acting life with much laughter

Story By: LINDA LEUZZI
3/14/2019 12:00:00 AM

Comedian Rene Taylor is coming to the Gateway Playhouse.

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