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On upcoming anniversary, Old Inlet’s breach remains open

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

It’s 1.6 miles from the Fire Island National Seashore Visitor’s Center at Smith Point County Park to the breach at Old Inlet, the opening Superstorm Sandy sliced through from bay to ocean last Oct. 29

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She wants a little piece of your heart

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

The upcoming “Joplin’s Pearl” show at the Patchogue Theatre on Saturday, Oct. 5 will feature a four-horn section including Richie Cannata, the saxophonist best known for belting it out with Billy Joel and the Beach Boys.

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Some good conversation along with the appliances

Story By: MARGARET-ANNE LOGAN
9/26/2013 12:00:00 AM

The appeal of taking over a small business was a simple one for Roddy Kneuer, who didn’t want to “go corporate.”?He’d worked at a family-owned travel agency in East Moriches for 21 years before a post-9/11 industry slump convinced him it was time to leave. It was then that he heard about Brookhaven Appliances and partnered up with Malcolm Stewart, who was preparing for retirement.

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Beautiful new sign for a beautiful garden

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

The Patchogue Garden Club’s community garden at Terry Street and South Ocean Avenue has been treated to a beautiful new sign

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Clippers to host home opener on Saturday

Story By: JIM FURLONG
9/19/2013 12:00:00 AM

The Clippers will host Kings Park at 1:30 p.m. at Joe Cipp Field. Bellport aims for a 2-0 start after quarterback Nick Fountis scored the last 10 points in the fourth quarter last week, when Bellport earned a 24-14 road victory at Comsewogue High School.

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‘He was absolutely George Bailey’- Jack Ellsworth, popular standards broadcast icon, dies

Story By: LINDA LEUZZI
9/19/2013 12:00:00 AM

Ellsworth died Thursday, Sept. 12 at Brookhaven Memorial Hospital Medical Center. He was 91. The East Patchogue resident had been ailing, especially after the love of his life, his wife Dot, died on July 16

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Companion Star seeks to stage opera premiere in Sweden

Story By: MARGARET-ANNE LOGAN
9/19/2013 12:00:00 AM

Despite Jones’ 25 years of experience as a classical opera singer, his company seeks new ways to develop opera and musical theater

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He’ll be waving from the Ford Pinto

Story By: LINDA LEUZZI
9/19/2013 12:00:00 AM

You can’t get more Italian-American or more local than John Ferrante.

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A small parcel with big benefits Calarco seeks Swan River parcel acquisition

Story By: LINDA LEUZZI
9/19/2013 12:00:00 AM

There are 65.32 acres of land south of Swezey Street in East Patchogue along the river’s shores that had already been acquired

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North American Vehicle Rescue Challenge at Hagerman

Story By: LINDA LEUZZI
9/19/2013 12:00:00 AM

The Hagerman Fire Department hosted the 29th annual North American Vehicle Rescue Challenge from Sept. 9 to Sept. 15

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Hoisting a beer to help cats

Story By: LINDA LEUZZI
9/19/2013 12:00:00 AM

To help continue the spay/neutering work Buck does, Hoptron Brewtique, at 22 West Main Street, is sponsoring a Friends of Felines Fundraiser with the North Shore Cat Rescue Association on Thursday, Sept. 26 from 7 to 10 p.m

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The wizardry of Hodge- Plant facilities manager talks about powering the ‘green’ city

Story By: PEGGY SPELLMAN HOEY
9/19/2013 12:00:00 AM

Fourteen years ago, Hodge began researching ways the home of the Colonials could counteract the effects of rising electricity, heating and air conditioning costs, in essence how district officials could stay true to the school’s color — green

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