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Planting trees is the sensible way

Every once in a while some really bad ideas rear their ugly little heads and there are indeed some hideous ones skulking about Albany right about now.

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Thursday 08/28/2014
Town improvement projects moving ahead
Updated: August 28, 2014 - 12:36 pm

Road work ahead! 

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Thursday 08/21/2014
Taking a look at the small picture
Posted: August 21, 2014

The checks are in the mail – literally.  

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Thursday 08/07/2014
Strong credit rating should not lull legislators
Posted: August 07, 2014

Annual income twenty pounds, annual expenditure nineteen six, result happiness. Annual income twenty pounds, annual expenditure twenty pound ought and six, result misery.

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Protection sought for child rescuers
Posted: August 07, 2014

State Sen. Jack Martins (R-Mineola) announced last Thursday that he filed a bill in the state Senate earlier in the week to ensure “good Samaritans” who break into a car to rescue a child locked inside would be exempt from any liability.

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Rep. Israel visits Israel during conflict
Updated: August 07, 2014 - 11:54 am

Rep. Steve Israel (D-Dix Hills) began a week-long trip to Israel on Saturday that he said was intended to offer support for the Middle Eastern nation in its conflict with Hamas and to gain a better understanding of its Iron Dome Missile Defense system.

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Thursday 07/31/2014
Rice, Israel jump to big leads in fundraising race
Updated: July 31, 2014 - 11:49 am

Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice had nearly $1 million more cash on hand than her 4th Congressional District opponent, Republican Bruce Blakeman, as of the June 30 quarterly deadline, according to filings with the Federal Election Commission.

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