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Huntington Opens Heckscher Park To Leashed Dogs

A pilot program allowing leashed dogs in Heckscher Park begins January 1, and Huntington Councilwoman Joan Cergol is working with the Long Island Dog Owners Group (LI-DOG) to spread the word about the common sense rules implemented to make the program a success. Councilwoman Cergol and LI-DOG’s educational campaign includes: An explanatory video featuring Councilwoman […]

Vanderbilt’s Storied “Alva” Yacht

VANDERBILT ALVA YACHT – William K Vanderbilt’s yacht, named for his mother, Alva Vanderbilt Belmont. William K. Vanderbilt II (1878-1944) spent years dreaming of and designing his 264-foot yacht Alva. The ship, named after his mother, Alva Vanderbilt Belmont, was custom-built at the Krupp-Germaniawerft shipyard in Kiel, Germany. On August 5th, the Vanderbilt Museum
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New Look for Copiague Schools

NEW LOOK FOR COPIAGUE SCHOOLS – Copiague School District opened its doors, unveiling some new renovations for the start of the 2018-2019 school year, on September 5th. Photos courtesy of Copiague School District After almost two years of construction and renovations throughout many of its schools, Copiague School District opened its doors for the start […]
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Girl Scout Earns Gold Award

GIRL SCOUT EARNS GOLD AWARD – Celebrating Sarah’s achievement are from left to right:  Ed Wiggins, District Representative for State Senator Phil Boyle; Mary Adams, Babylon Village Trustee; Janine Logan (Sarah’s mom); Sarah Logan; Keith Logan (Sarah’s dad); Suffolk County Legislator Kevin McCaffrey; Town of Babylon Councilman and Deputy Supervisor Antonio Martinez.