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LI votes on school budgets, board members

Polling place inspector Kathy O'Neil checks voters in

Polling place inspector Kathy O'Neil checks voters in as they arrive at Centereach High School Tuesday to vote in the Middle Country School District elections. (May 21, 2013) Photo Credit: Newsday/John Paraskevas

Long Islanders took to the polls to vote on school budgets and board members, as seven LI districts seek to pierce their state-imposed tax caps.

Ella Williams and her mother, 93 year-old Margaret
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Ella Williams and her mother, 93 year-old Margaret Williams, cast their vote at Northeast Elementary School in Amityville, May 21, 2013.

Gerald Calliste casts his vote as his granddaughter,
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Gerald Calliste casts his vote as his granddaughter, 4-year-old Skye Bunn, looks on at Northeast Elementary School in Amityville. (May 21, 2013)

Tanisha Hampton casts her vote on school board
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Tanisha Hampton casts her vote on school board elections and budget at Northeast Elementary School in Amityville. (May 21, 2013)

Kim Hargwood casts her vote on school board
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Kim Hargwood casts her vote on school board elections and budget at Northeast Elementary School in Amityville. (May 21, 2013)

Amityville residents cast their votes for school board
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Amityville residents cast their votes for school board and the budget at Northeast Elementary School. (May 21, 2013)

Amityville residents vote for school board trustees and
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Amityville residents vote for school board trustees and next year's school budget at Northeast Elementary School. (May 21, 2013)

Voters check in at Centereach High School before
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Voters check in at Centereach High School before voting in school elections for the Middle Country School District. (May 21, 2013)

Voting on the Syosset Central School District's budget
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Voting on the Syosset Central School District's budget took place at Berry HIll School in Syosset Tuesday. (May 21, 2013) Photo by Barry Sloan

Alexa Pomeroy, 2, explores her surroundings as her
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Alexa Pomeroy, 2, explores her surroundings as her mother, Rey Anna, casts her vote in Middle Country School District elections at Centereach High School. (May 21, 2013)

Alexa Pomeroy, 2, gets behind the curtain to
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Alexa Pomeroy, 2, gets behind the curtain to join her mother, Rey Anna, as she casts her vote in Middle Country School District elections at Centereach High School. (May 21, 2013)

Voters enter Berry HIll School in Syosset to
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Voters enter Berry HIll School in Syosset to vote on the Syosset Central School District's budget. (May 21, 2013)

Polling place inspector Bahna Brown of Selden passes
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Polling place inspector Bahna Brown of Selden passes the time crocheting a baby blanket for a niece while waiting for voters to come to her voting station at Centereach High School. (May 21, 2013)

Too scared to go into the voting booth
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Too scared to go into the voting booth with his mom, 4-year-old Anthony Ferranola waits outside in a nearby chair during Middle Clountry School District elections at Centereach High School. (May 21, 2013)

Polling place inspector Kathy O'Neil checks voters in
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Polling place inspector Kathy O'Neil checks voters in as they arrive at Centereach High School Tuesday to vote in the Middle Country School District elections. (May 21, 2013)

Amityville residents cast their votes for school board
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Amityville residents cast their votes for school board and the school budget today at Northeast Elementary School. (May 21, 2013)

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