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Smithtown Senior Citizens Department Programs Provide Minor Maintenance Repair Services to Town Senior Citizens

Smithtown’s senior residents can contact the Town of Smithtown Senior Citizens Department to take advantage of a series of household assistance programs available. The maintenance and repair services provided allow for seniors to save money and maintain independence longer, while utilizing these minor home chore repair services.  “This is an outstanding service for
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A Social Snowball Fight In August

As a culminating activity in their summer program, students enrolled in the C.A.M.P. (Character, Academics, Mindset, Preparedness.) program at Accompsett Middle School in the Smithtown Central School District had a snowball fight in August. Working in small groups as part of a social-emotional learning activity, the students wrote down different mindful messages, such as
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Gavin DeGraw Performed At NYCBS’ Grand Opening

New York Cancer and Blood Specialists (NYCBS) held a grand opening celebration for its newest treatment center in Port Jefferson Station, featuring a surprise performance by multi-platinum, Grammy-winning singer-songwriter, Gavin De Graw. DeGraw, who lost his mother to pancreatic cancer in 2017, spoke about the new NYCBS cancer treatment center. “Cancer never hit me
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Dangers Of Vaping And Opioid Prevention Program

In partnership with the Massapequa Elks Lodge and the Massapequa Takes Action Coalition, YES Community Counseling Center (YESCCC) will present the Dangers of Vaping and Opioid Abuse and Overdose Prevention for families and concerned community members on Wednesday, August 21st at 7:00 p.m. at the Massapequa Elks Lodge, 2162 Veterans Boulevard, Massapequa. Free naloxone
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Rocky Point Rotary News

The Rocky Point Rotary Club proudly announced the presentation of 4 Paul Harris Awards. The Paul Harris Award is given in recognition of a donation of over $1,000 to the Rotary Foundation. Paul Harris was the founder of Rotary in 1905.  Andy Keppert was specially recognized for a level 5 contribution. Shown left to right […]
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Why Labor Day Is Worth Celebrating

Labor Day weekend is much-anticipated. Many people look forward to Labor Day weekend because it offers one last extended break to enjoy summer weather. Though summer does not officially end until September is nearly over, for many people Labor Day, which is celebrated annually on the first Monday in September, marks the unofficial end of […]