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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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Don’t forget to parade your pet this Saturday

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

Pet Parade to benefit the Suffolk County Coalition Against Domestic Violence

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Film explores last of the ‘Algonquins’ -Shinnecock history, challenges examined

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

For 13 years, Bellport Native American activist Janine Tinsley-Roe has lived by the words of her nonprofit, the Shinnecock-Sewanhaka Society

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Raising the roof

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

he Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts’ roof took center stage at the village board meeting Monday night. Alex Badalamenti, managing partner of the Baldassano Architectural Group in Patchogue, made the presentation. The historic 1923 building, with 1,166 seats, has been plagued with leaks,

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Thanks, King Kullen

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

King Kullen Grocery’s commitment to Long Island families and children continues with the company’s 2013 annual donation to benefit youth camp programs.

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90-year-old WWII veteran flies again in B24 Liberator bomber

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

Edwin A. Blum, a 50-year resident of Patchogue, turned 90 years old on Aug. 23. He is a WWII veteran and was the bombardier and gunner in the B24 Liberator bomber over North Africa on anti-sub missions.

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