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A bay constable's boat follows the meandering path

A bay constable's boat follows the meandering path of the Carmans River during a tour hosted by Brookhaven Town Supervisor Mark Lesko. Lesko discussed the river's scenic quality, ecological challenges and biodiversity. (Nov. 15, 2010) Credit: Joseph D. Sullivan


River Reaction: The Brookhaven Town board holds a public hearing tonight on the plan to save the Carmans River watershed. The hearing, which will be held during the board’s 5 p.m. meeting at Town Hall in Farmingville, will not start before 6:30 p.m. Check Patrick Whittle’s Twitter updates @pxwhittle.


Fuel First: The Town of Hempstead will have a news conference at 11:30 a.m. today to announce Long Island’s first hydrogen fueling station, which will service zero-emission hydrogen-powered cars. The event will be at the town’s Department of Conservation and Waterways building on Lido Beach in Point Lookout. Check Aisha Al-Muslim’s Twitter updates @AishaAlMuslim.

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Superfund Site: The state Department of Environmental Conservation will have a public hearing at 7 tonight at the Deer Park Library on a local Superfund site -- Villa Cleaners, 1899 Deer Park Ave. -- at which the department has decided to take no further action. Check Nicholas Spangler’s updates on

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