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You've played video games in Bayville. The secluded
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You've played video games in Bayville. The secluded hamlet takes some practice to find without GPS (unless you live there, of course), but during the 1980s and 1990s teens and twentysomethings from across Nassau County would venture out trying to find the beachside area at the northern end of Bayville Avenue where the Arcadia video game parlor was located. You can still play electronic games in Bayville today, but now at "Professor Burton Bay's Arcade of Amusements" at Bayville Adventure Park. (Credit: Erin McKinley)

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You know you're from Nassau when...

Nassau and Suffolk counties have distinct identities, and the people who live in each area have special knowledge that ties them to their counties. For instance, if you're from Nassau, you know the actual places in all the Billy Joel songs and Roosevelt Field is a second home. The following examples were culled from our social media followers and staff. Send your suggestions to litowns@newsday.com.

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