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TheIndependent: Shinnecocks’ Cry for Protection of Unmarked Graves Finally Answered

The Southampton Town Board passed historic legislation Tuesday afternoon to protect unmarked Shinnecock graves and burial sites, the first law ...
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SouthamptonPress: Governor Andrew Cuomo Signs Fiscal Flexibility Bill Proposed By Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele

The COVID-19 public health crisis led to an economic crisis, according to New York State Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele Jr ...
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TheIndependent: East End Legislators Demand Shelter Island Polling Place

East End lawmakers have introduced a new law that will mandate early voting on Shelter Island, the only township on ...
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SpectrumNews: DCCC Adds Goroff to Red to Blue Program

The House Democrats' campaign committee on Wednesday added Long Island congressional candidate Nancy Goroff to its "Red to Blue" program ...
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EastEndBeacon: Campaign 2020: Goroff Talks Strategy, Issues

Nancy Goroff, the former Stony Brook chemistry department chair who is running to unseat Congressman Lee Zeldin in the First ...
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SagHarborExpress: Southampton Town Eyes Reassessment Relief Strategies

Two measures designed to lessen the burden on local homeowners could provide property tax relief for year-round residents in Southampton ...
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TheEastHamptonStar: Nancy Goroff Makes Her Case Against Zeldin

On Friday, the Cook Political Report announced that it had changed its rating of 15 campaigns for the House of ...
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SouthamptonPress: Census Effort Hits The Streets With Shortened Window Closing

United States Census Bureau workers began going door-to-door on the South Fork last week as the nationwide population survey finally ...
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SouthamptonPress: Thiele: CPF Has ‘Exceeded All Hopes And Dreams’

The Peconic Bay Community Preservation Fund has seen its revenues soar in the first half of 2020, especially in Southampton ...
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TheEastHamptonStar: Bellone Blasts Trump for Calling Disaster Assistance a ‘Bailout’

Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone angrily denounced President Trump on Wednesday, telling reporters that the president referred to federal disaster assistance as “some sort ...
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SouthamptonPress: Letters – It Takes A Village To Care For A Garden

Until last June, a thin strip of land that runs between the southern edge of Lake Agawam and the parking ...
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SHDEMS: Fred Thiele Protects Fair Elections While Republicans Don’t

A tale of two cities - while D.C. Republicans manipulate the 2020 Census limiting our representation, Democrat Fred Thiele helps ...
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The Independent: Census Bureau Slashes Field Work, Excludes Non-Citizens

The director of the U.S. Census Bureau, Steven Dillingham, ordered on Monday night that “illegal aliens” be removed from the ...
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SouthamptonPress: Letters – Mostly Right, The “Fox-Is-In-The-Henhouse Test”

The Founding Fathers were a gifted group. Somehow, sifting through all their competing interests, different constituencies, clashing ideas, and firmly ...
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SouthamptonPress: Q&A – Jay Schneiderman On The Concert, The Fallout And Dealing With An Angry Governor

Southampton Town Supervisor Jay Schneiderman spoke at length on Friday, via Zoom, about the fallout from the July 25 benefit ...
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InStyle: Barack & Michelle Obama Joked About Quarantining Together on Her New Podcast

We all rejoiced when Michelle Obama announced her podcast earlier this month, and the news got even better when she revealed that her first ...
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FB: TAI Social Justice Committee packed fresh farm vegetables for the members of the Shinnecock Nation

Today members of the TAI Social Justice Committee packed fresh farm vegetables for the members of the Shinnecock Nation. Made ...
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TheEastHamptonStar: Domestic Powers Need Reversal

It is painfully ironic that that the federal agency created to keep the United States safe after the Sept. 11 ...
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SouthamptonPress: Thiele Confident State Legislation To Recognize Montauketts Will Pass

The Montauketts have waited over 100 years to regain recognition from the State of New York after being declared extinct ...
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Newsday: Bellone, other Dem officials push for more virus relief aid

WASHINGTON — Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone met on Capitol Hill Wednesday with members of the Long Island congressional delegation to ...
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Sag Harbor Express: State Legislature Passes Measures Making It Easier to Cast Absentee Ballots, Register To Vote

The New York State Assembly and Senate have passed measures that could make it easier for voters to cast absentee ...
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Sag Harbor Express: Bills To Regulate LIPA, Offer Lower Insurance Rates For Boaters Approved By Legislature

Legislation penned by local state legislators this week, one that provides greater regulation of the Long Island Power Authority and ...
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Sag Harbor Express: Goroff Wants To Move From Classroom To Congress

Nancy Goroff, a chemistry professor at Stony Brook University, would seem an unlikely candidate for Congress. A graduate of Harvard ...
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CNN: Biden leads in three key states Trump won in 2016

(CNN) With 100 days remaining until Election Day, voters in three critical battleground states swing in former Vice President Joe Biden's way, ...
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SouthamptonPress: Updated Southampton Housing Plan Will Go Beyond Affordable Housing

Southampton Town’s updated housing plan will go beyond addressing the need for affordable housing and will determine all types of ...
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