Articles

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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Beware of scammers

Story By: ANTHONY PERROTTA
3/14/2019 12:00:00 AM

Many local residents have fallen prey to scammers. Read about how they have infiltrated our lives.

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SCWA support stricter water standards

Story By: ANTHONY PERROTTA
3/14/2019 12:00:00 AM

The cost of removing chemicals from drinking water is expensive, but SCWA is determined to get it done.

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Remembering a local pioneer

Story By: LIZ FINNEGAN
3/14/2019 12:00:00 AM

Elizabeth “Betty” Schmidt of Islip Terrace broke the glass ceiling in the Suffolk County Police Department.

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Bayport-Blue Point’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade is being postponed

Story By: ANTHONY PERROTTA
3/8/2019 12:00:00 AM

See new date here

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Man accused of gouging his grandmother's eyes commits suicide

Story By: STAFF WRITER
3/7/2019 12:00:00 AM

Michael Grief was charged with multiple assault charges last week

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Beware of invasive species

Story By: STAFF WRITER
3/7/2019 12:00:00 AM

There will soon be an upcoming meeting about invasive insects and plants that could affect the wellbeing of our natural landscape and waterways.

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Bellone plan would set up fund for tax credits

Story By: GLENN ROHRBACKER
3/7/2019 12:00:00 AM

Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone has a plan to deal with the issue of SALT deductions.

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