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When the sight of "Stargazer" puts you into relaxation mode. This statue off Route 111 in Manorville doubles as a local landmark that welcomes visitors to the South Fork. (Credit: Ian J. Stark)

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You know you're from Suffolk when . . .

Nassau and Suffolk counties have distinct identities, and the people living in each area have special knowledge that ties them to their counties. For instance, if you're from Suffolk, you know how to pronounce Ronkonkoma, Hauppauge, Islandia, Copiague and Patchogue. The following examples were culled from our social media followers and staff. Send your suggestions to josh.stewart@newsday.com.

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