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You reported to jury duty in Central Islip,
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You reported to jury duty in Central Islip, were sent home in an hour and enjoyed an unexpected museum visit instead. At U.S. District Court, "The Gallery of Shorthand" includes shorthand speed milestones and the many stenograph machines used to record all that testimony over the years.(Credit: Josh Stewart)

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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 tie 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 litowns@newsday.com.