Posted on June 8, 2015 by iwilder
Homecoming Farm Annual Garden Party on June 19, 2015 from 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm in Amityville with Music by Sun and Moon.
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Posted on April 26, 2015 by iwilder
Just heard the news that there was a brush fire at Edgewood Oak Brush Plains Preserve today, Saturday, April 25th. I am not sure if the fire was related to the way the Edge Wood Preserve is managed. Though, the crisis of a fire might be a good time to reflect on the value of […]
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Posted on January 27, 2015 by iwilder
Photos of Juno Long Island Blizzard 2015
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Posted on January 15, 2015 by iwilder
A calendar of folk and Americana music for Winter 2015
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Posted on November 2, 2014 by iwilder
Suffolk County Ballot Propositions 2014 results: Prop 4 – Financial Consolidation – PASSED (61.45% to 38.54%), with the ironic outcome that the County Executive just gave more power to the County Comptroller position, and a Republican won for Comptroller. At least there is some justice in this world!) Prop 5 – Shuffling and returning environmental […]
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Posted on June 17, 2014 by iwilder
Join Move to Amend Brookhaven for a viewing of the short film, The Story of Citizens United vs. FEC and an evening of stimulating conversation.
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Posted on February 14, 2014 by iwilder
Green Party of Suffolk needs candidates who favor justice over inequality, clean energy over pollution, and public good over political wheeling-and-dealing.
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Posted on July 8, 2013 by kwilder
Suffolk County pesticide spraying on Tuesday, July 9, 2013: More info at: Suffolk County Division of Vector Control: 631-852-4270 Suffolk County’s spraying information hotline: 631-852-4939 On-line at: www.suffolkcountyny.gov/Departments/HealthServices/PublicHealth/PreventiveServices/PesticideApplicationNotification.aspx Re: Tuesday, July 8, 2013 spraying can be found at Newsday: Suffolk sets mosquito spraying for Tuesday from Newsday: Ground spraying to control adult mosquito populations on […]
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Posted on April 22, 2013 by kwilder
Celebrate Earth Day this week by watching “The Island President” and support a great cause too! Thanks to the generosity of the Plaza MAC in Patchogue, 75% of ticket sales for the movie showings of “The Island President” on Monday 4/22 and Wednesday 4/24 go towards the non-profit Climate Ride, which gives grants to Renewable Energy […]
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Posted on March 28, 2013 by kwilder
Port Jefferson Peace March on March 30, 2013 Update: Video and photo at our follow-up Port Jeff Peace March post: here. Update from 3/30/2013: Peace March continues until 2:30! Good turnout, so go over if you can! Photo from today… This peace march is sponsored by the North Country Peace Group. Ian and are excited […]
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Posted on January 9, 2013 by iwilder
Newsday’s Joye Brown rightfully argues against the re-privatization of LIPA.
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