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Thursday 08/25/2016
Pulse Of The Peninsula: Obama backs, GOP undermines parks
Posted: August 25, 2016

It is beyond infuriating that Republicans, who every four years call themselves the “Party of Lincoln,” can claim the Clean Air and Clean Water acts and the EPA which were signed when Richard Nixon was president, and that on this, the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service, we all can thank President Theodore Roosevelt, a (Progressive) Republican, for America’s “best idea” — our national park system.

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Atria Great Neck seeks to aid memory-loss patients
Updated: August 25, 2016 - 9:36 am

The Atria Great Neck senior living community is seeking to convert its second floor into a memory-care facility for patients with Alzheimer’s, dementia and other mental health conditions.

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Film brings Scarlett Johannson, Kate McKinnon to Saddle Rock
Updated: August 25, 2016 - 9:38 am

The stars were expected to make their way through the Village of Saddle Rock this week.

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G.N. Breast Cancer Coalition students research links to breast cancer
Updated: August 25, 2016 - 9:41 am

For the past 12 years, the Great Neck Breast Cancer Coalition has been sending high school students to laboratories and research facilities across the Northeast to study environmental links to breast cancer and breast cancer prevention.

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Harley-Davidson reignites bid to move from Great Neck to New Hyde Park
Updated: August 25, 2016 - 9:43 am

A Great Neck motorcycle merchant has revved up his bid for a New Hyde Park dealership again this month, 10 months after it caused an uproar among neighbors.

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Suit filed against Lake Success-based Hain Celestial
Updated: August 25, 2016 - 9:46 am

Lake Success-based organic and natural product supplier Hain Celestial is facing potential legal and financial troubles after announcing late Monday that it would delay releasing its fourth quarter and 2016 fiscal year finances due to a review of its accounting.

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North Hills board secures fire contract
Posted: August 25, 2016

North Hills trustees approved an agreement with two Roslyn fire companies last Wednesday to extend fire protection and ambulance services to The Mews development.

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