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Suing the drug companies

Story By: LINDA LEUZZI
22 October 2014

A resolution introduced by Legis. Rob Calarco earlier this month that would direct the county attorney’s office to commence a lawsuit against drug companies who develop opiate painkillers is currently being reviewed by the Ways and Means Committee....

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Some skeptical on  security camera proposal

Some skeptical on security camera proposal

Story By: PEGGY SPELLMAN HOEY
23 October 2014

Mastic Beach village officials’ proposal to install 80 video cameras drew some skepticism at a question and answer forum at William Paca Middle School Tuesday night. ...

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Keeping the faith

Keeping the faith

Story By: PEGGY SPELLMAN HOEY
23 October 2014

Faced with building a new house of worship after a tragic blaze that gutted Yaphank Presbyterian Church last year, church elders of the Yaphank Presbyterian Church have planned a fall festival fundraiser this coming weekend....

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Army Corps awards dune replenishment contract

Army Corps awards dune replenishment contract

Story By: PEGGY SPELLMAN HOEY
23 October 2014

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has awarded a $47.9 million contract to The Dutra Group of San Rafael, California to undertake dune replenishment at Smith Point County Park in Shirley....

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Town goes LED

Town goes LED

Story By: NICOLE ALLEGREZZA
23 October 2014

The Brookhaven Highway Superintendent Dan Losquadro’s Traffic Safety division has changed over 1,500 bulbs at about 121 traffic control devices throughout Brookhaven. ...

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Bellport football players undefeated

Bellport football players undefeated

Story By: JIM FURLONG
23 October 2014

Last Saturday in Mastic Beach, the Colonials (4-2) helped celebrate their 2014 Home coming with a 19-7 victory over Northport. Quarterback Brandon Desmond threw TD passes to Chase Olivas and Giovanni Oquendo. ...

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Only nice monsters in this show

Only nice monsters in this show

Story By: LINDA LEUZZI
23 October 2014

Tired of monsters who are zombies? The New Musicals Project “Boo! A Monster Musical” is a fun-filled show that will be performed on stage at The Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts this Sunday at two performances. ...

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‘Kill the Messenger’

‘Kill the Messenger’

Story By: CAMPBELL DALGLISH
23 October 2014

“Kill the Messenger” is a shocking story too true to be told. What do you do with a news report that completely defies all the ethics you thought you were living under as a nation-loving proud American? ...

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Locals release albums tonight  at Live in the Lobby

Locals release albums tonight at Live in the Lobby

Story By: CATHY MEINHOLD
23 October 2014

The Patchogue Theater will kick off the tenth season of the Live in The Lobby series on Thursday, October 23 with a dual album release from local original musicians Bryan Gallo of Mastic, and Chris J. Connelly of Bellport. ...

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