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Long Beach has hired a Bay Shore firm to remove trees around the city that died because of superstorm Sandy.
The city will pay Trees R Us of Bay Shore $43,875 to cut dead trees, remove debris and grind the stumps, the city council decided on Nov. 10. The council awarded the contract, on which four other firms also bid, with a unanimous vote.
“As a result of superstorm Sandy, numerous...Read more »
Holding an empty pumpkin-shaped candy bucket, 1-year-old Dante Valentin reached for an overflowing box of Halloween candy, but he was there for the purpose of donating candy, not taking it.
Jessica Taylor and her husband Jim Valentin brought their son to Play N Trade in Bay Shore on Saturday to donate a bucket of chocolate bars and mini bags of Sour Patch Kids to the radio station 94.3 The...Read more »
Officials from the Islip Town Board and the Islip Housing Authority grabbed their shovels Thursday to ceremoniously break ground on what will be the home of three new affordable housing units in Bay Shore.
The property at 42 Lakeview Ave. used to be blighted and dilapidated, town officials said. It is set to be transformed into attractive new housing using money provided to the Town of Islip...Read more »