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DJ Theo spins music for partiers attending a quiet clubbing event at Bracco's on the Nautical Mile in Freeport. The music is streamed directly into individual wireless headphones worn by partiers keep the fun going without the noise. (Aug. 30, 2013)(Credit: Heather Walsh)

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Quiet Clubbing on the Nautical Mile

Men and women are dancing wildly on an outdoor deck amidst strobe lights and smoke, but there's no music to be heard -- unless you're wearing headphones. This has become a common scene past 11 p.m. at Bracco's restaurant on the Nautical Mile in Freeport, where a noise ordinance has brought a new type of late-night partying to the South Shore called "quiet clubbing."

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