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Local Rotarians commit to water quality goals

To visitors, boaters and those who work the water, Fire Island and the Great South Bay’s shimmering, magical lure are inspirational bell-ringers. So when Brian McAuliff was sworn in at Watch …

Talks of possibly rezoning the area to business-residential emerge at board meeting

The Bayard Cutting Arboretum is hosting an art exhibit titled “Nature in Bloom” through the month of November.

Bay Shore resident Samantha Jaggi is the recipient of the Friends of Connetquot State Park Preserve scholarship

Flooding impacted the southern shore this weekend

Protest held at Islip Town Hall Monday

First tree planted at Bay Shore store last week

Mother Nature has given us all a glimpse of what could be in store for us in the coming months. Are you prepared for it?

A plan to help clean up water pollution is often dismissed. Read how one resident perceives this reaction.

The record braking heat wave last weekend caused some issues locally. Read about it here.

Last Saturday was NYS I Love My Park Day when volunteers turned out at state parks to help clean up in anticipation of summer. Read here about the cleanup at the Bayard Cutting Arboretum.

Volunteers have been busy transforming the worn out community spot ahead of the summer season.

Two new pieces of legislation aims to limit the amount of pollutants we use. Read about the new bills here.

This annual event draws runners from near and far while helping to clean the bay. Read about it here.

There will soon be an upcoming meeting about invasive insects and plants that could affect the wellbeing of our natural landscape and waterways.

Animal rights groups filed a retraining order to halt the planned culling of deer at the William Floyd Estate, a part of FINS.

Looks like the money for sewers that Great River turned down is going to Oakdale.

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