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A Local Independent Bookstore Closes, Three New Ones Open!

“At the End of a Chapter, Turning the Page: Thank you for 44 Years” by Katheryn Laible As I look at
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A Day in the Life: Veteran Kevin McNeil

Kevin McNeil is an Army Veteran who served for eight years as a paratrooper for the Army. While hie's got his share of challenges, he's more interesting in doing whatever he can to help.
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Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day: To Reflect and Serve

The third Monday in January is reserved to honor the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. It is the only federal holiday formally recognized as a national day of service, “a day on, not a day off.” In the spirit of listening and thinking first, people are warmly encouraged to study the works of King, and to devote time to serious reflection on how we will endeavor toward a healthier, more just world for all. Here are some ways you can learn about and advance his legacy.
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Shop Local! Lighting the Northport Leg Lamp…

Shop Downtown! Shop Northport! Photo by Katheryn Laible Scroll down for a list
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Autumn Landscaping Resources

Autumn Landscaping. Sorry I’m Late! This year, what with all the all at
From an event honoring local champion of veterans Gus Scutari in 2016

Dear Veterans: Thank You For Your Service

Thank you to all who served. In honor of Veterans Day 2022 we offer deep gratitude, good resources and indelibly moving stories.
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Election Day is Coming! Are You Informed?

Election Day 2022 – November 8th is upon us! Many of you may have already voted. Here are some resources to help you make the best decisions for you.

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Photo of the WTC memorial lights by Colin Hopkins

We Will Never Forget…

We Will Never Forget… Photo of the WTC memorial lights by Colin Hopkins, Local 580 Iron Workers. Colin was on week three of work when the towers fell, a day
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A 4th of July Reflection on US

The 4th of July honors the US Declaration of Independence. Its most well-known passage is the foundation upon which the colonists’ grievances were justified and a bold declaration of human rights...
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When I think of Juneteenth, I see one hard-won step on a very long journey. May we continue to climb that mountain and reach a higher place. Photo by Hillie
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Heroes Take the Field: USA Patriots Amputee Softball Team

Come to The Firefly Artists 7/22 starting at 5pm for a special reception with extraordinary heroes: The USA Patriots Amputee Softball Team.
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WWII Veteran Gus Scutari leads children in honoring fallen soldiers at the 2015 Syosset Memorial Day Parade

Memorial Day Meaning and Events on Long Island

Every Memorial Day, Gus Scutari would invite veterans, Long Island dignitaries and the children up. Learn about the 2022 Syosset parade here in the Syosset Patch. Here is a guide
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