Posted on October 8, 2012 by kwilder
Columbus Day weekend adventure: Lawn signs, fun, and sunsets My husband Ian and I took a drive out east on the Saturday of Columbus Day weekend. We had the idea to capture signs of fall for the blog. Among our observations was a study on lawn signs and politics. The full set of photos is […]
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Posted on October 1, 2012 by iwilder
Brookhaven Green Party discusses 2012 Elections 10/29/12
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Posted on August 7, 2012 by iwilder
Weather permitting; the Suffolk County Department of Public Works is planning to treat sections of the following communities as part of their ongoing annual efforts to control adult mosquitoes. The following treatments are for Vector Control: Time and date of the application: August 8, 2012, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM Approximate location(s): Ocean Bay Park on Fire […]
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Posted on August 2, 2012 by iwilder
Fresh from reading at an open mic in San Diego, Ian Wilder presents . . .
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Posted on June 14, 2012 by kwilder
Background story at onthewilderside: here. Join the Stand Up for Kevin FaceBook page: here. (excerpt) from Newsday Kin to file suit vs. cops in fatal shooting June 13, 2012 The family of a Selden man killed by police last year will file a federal lawsuit against the Suffolk County Police Department Thursday, alleging officers used […]
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Posted on May 28, 2012 by iwilder
The poem Yet by Ian Wilder appears on the last track of Jim Frazzitta’s first solo album, Twenty Years Below.
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Posted on May 17, 2012 by iwilder
The Green Party of Suffolk has become a part of Move to Amend: Brookhaven (movetoamend.org/ny-brookhaven).
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Posted on May 2, 2012 by iwilder
Join other New York State Green Party enrollees at the Oakwood Community Center in Troy, NY on May 19th for the GP NY’s 2012 Presidential State Nominating Convention!
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Posted on April 19, 2012 by iwilder
April 11, 2012 — The New York Civil Liberties Union, the law firm of Davis Wright Tremaine LLP and the National Press Photographers Association (NPPA) today filed a federal civil rights lawsuit challenging Suffolk County’s policy and practice of obstructing the First Amendment right of the press and the public to record and gather news about […]
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