Articles

Goodbye, Dina Patchogue-Medford Library director retires

Story By: LINDA LEUZZI
10/3/2013 12:00:00 AM

Her librarian career spanned 41 years, including 14 years at the Pat-Med branch with the last five years as its director.

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A book debuts on the brink of Lucero anniversary

Story By: STAFF WRITER
10/3/2013 12:00:00 AM

Almost five years have passed since the November 2008 attack and killing of Ecuadorian immigrant Marcelo Lucero by a group of high school boys on the quiet streets of Patchogue. But Lucero’s story has not ended.

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Local artist Eddie Rehm exhibits in L.A.

Story By: MARGARET-ANNE LOGAN
10/3/2013 12:00:00 AM

Though Rehm’s work has been shown around the country since 2009, this exhibition represents a personal triumph for him.

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Say ‘Ja’ to the cute Kiwanians at their annual Oktoberfest

Story By: STAFF WRITER
10/3/2013 12:00:00 AM

Kiwanians are shown here gathered to make plans for their annual Oktoberfest to take place on Saturday

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A park where owners praise their dogs, rescues included

Story By: STAFF WRITER
10/3/2013 12:00:00 AM

There’s a welcoming committee that gathers around the entrance of the Robinson Duck Farm Dog Park in Brookhaven hamlet greeting each newcomer with sniffing noses and wagging tails

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Ceremony for the Dignified Disposal of Unserviceable Flags

Story By: STAFF WRITER
10/3/2013 12:00:00 AM

Saturday, Oct 5 at 10:30 a.m. there will be a Ceremony for the Dignified Disposal of Unserviceable Flags,

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Hoist a fishing rod, go to dinner, honor Paul Ambrose’s life

Story By: LINDA LEUZZI
10/3/2013 12:00:00 AM

Ambrose died at age 41 of melanoma this past Christmas Day, leaving behind devastated family and friends.

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Health center construction underway

Story By: PEGGY SPELLMAN HOEY
9/26/2013 12:00:00 AM

Donning hard hats and golden shovels poised for digging, Brookhaven Memorial Hospital Medical Center officials and members of the community joined together on Bellport Avenue Tuesday morning to mark the start of construction on a $4 million primary care center in North Bellport.

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Town worker busted for snake ‘nest’

Story By: PEGGY SPELLMAN HOEY
9/26/2013 12:00:00 AM

A Brookhaven Town animal control officer from Shirley was corralled himself last Thursday by authorities for allegedly running an illegal snake shop out of his backyard while out on workers’ compensation.

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‘Life After Life: A Heavenly New Musical’

Story By: LINDA LEUZZI
9/26/2013 12:00:00 AM

They’ll be there, dressed in white at the Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts in the lobby on Saturday, Sept. 28

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First came the sidewalks, then new pavement- More improvements to come on Station Road

Story By: LINDA LEUZZI
9/26/2013 12:00:00 AM

Station Road, from Head of the Neck to Beaver Dam roads, was recently repaved, matching the smooth sidewalk construction swath. Brookhaven Superintendent of Highways Dan Losquadro said the newly paved stretch should last about 20 years.

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Thanks for your Lions service, Richard

Story By: STAFF WRITER
9/26/2013 12:00:00 AM

At a recent installation of the South Country Lions Club, Lion Richard Rieb, of Southaven, received the Melvin Jones Award from Lions International

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