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Bay Shore bars to help Jon Thomas workers

Volunteers from the Bay Shore, West Islip and

(Credit: Paul Mazza)

Early in the morning on Thursday, Dec. 5, a fire broke out at the Jon Thomas Inne in Brightwaters. It affected the kitchen, dining area and bar, as well as some of the apartments above the long-lived pub and restaurant.

With a history that dates back to the 1920s, the near-90-year-old venue has damage that will take several weeks to repair, which in turn means many of the Inne’s staffers will...

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Dr. Madd Vibe has a pair of LI appointments

Fishbone band member Angelo Moore AKA "Dr. Madd

(Credit: Handout)

If you were involved with LI’s alternative music scene during the 1980s and '90s, you may recall lots of the college students and other young people of that era wearing T-shirts featuring a distinctive, day-glo drawing of a fish skeleton – which indicated that the wearer was likely a fan of the band Fishbone.

Known for its signature ska-inflected, punk-meets-funk rock sound, Fishbone occasionally...

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