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We are one

Story By: STAFF WRITER
9/13/2018 12:00:00 AM

It’s been 17 years since the attacks that shook our nation and united its people. Here’s why Sept. 11 remains a solemn reminder.

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Islip Town remembers Sept. 11

Story By: ANTHONY PERROTTA
9/13/2018 12:00:00 AM

Seventeen years after the terrorist attacks on our country, Islip continues the tradition of honoring the memory of those lost.

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Officials propose legislation to combat “revenge porn”

Story By: ANTHONY PERROTTA
9/13/2018 12:00:00 AM

Legislator Bill Lindsay (D-Holbrook) is among several Suffolk County Lawmakers to propose legislation to prevent harmful material on social media. Read more about it.

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He wore his Rotary pin on News 12

Story By: LINDA LEUZZI
9/6/2018 12:00:00 AM

Michael Dawidziak has since switched his high profile client hat to head up Strategic Planning Systems, Inc. But he’s also the new Sayville Rotary president.

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Their summer mission: collecting school supplies for the homeless

Story By: LINDA LEUZZI
9/6/2018 12:00:00 AM

The dropbox in the Bayport-Blue Point Library entryway on Friday was brimming with six-piece backpack sets, spiral notebooks, Crayola crayon boxes thanks to the efforts of the Junior Bayport Blue-Point Civic Association.

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A tribute to the ‘80s

Story By: GLENN ROHRBACKER
9/6/2018 12:00:00 AM

Theatre, the ‘80s are brought to life in the most recent Gateway Playhouse production of “Flashdance the Musical.” With Julia Macchio starring as Alex Owens, fresh off of her national tour, it is an exciting tribute to the music, feeling and style of the ‘80s.

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After 50 years, still hitting high notes in the arts

Story By: LINDA LEUZZI
9/6/2018 12:00:00 AM

In 1968, the South Shore area wasn’t exactly brimming with performing arts centers. But Bay Area Friends of Fine Arts formed to address the dearth of arts related performances. It’s celebrating its 50th year.

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Tour guides needed for Connetquot State Park

Story By: ANTHONY PERROTTA
9/6/2018 12:00:00 AM

Connetquot State Park needs docents to give guided tours of historical structures on the preserve, according to New York State Park officials.

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County announces legislation to foster pay equality

Story By: ANTHONY PERROTTA
9/6/2018 12:00:00 AM

The RISE Act would prohibit employers from requiring job applicants to provide pay history, officials say.

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Phys Ed Teacher of the Year discusses value of risks

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8/30/2018 12:00:00 AM

“Coach” Bolger, the 2018 New York State Elementary Physical Education Teacher of the Year from Lincoln Avenue Elementary School in Sayville goes the extra mile for students.

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Half shells for habitat

Story By: LINDA LEUZZI
8/30/2018 12:00:00 AM

Seatuck Environmental Association in Islip has launched Half Shells for Habitat, an oyster shell recovery program that partners with local restaurants.

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Two towns, one history

Story By: LINDA LEUZZI
8/30/2018 12:00:00 AM

Blue Point’s historic heft has been lassoed; the Bayport-Blue Point Heritage Association is now official.

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