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A popular parable starts with a young boy throwing starfish that washed up on the beach back into the ocean. An old man comes up to him and asks what difference he can make as thousands of starfish still line the beach? The boy picks up a starfish, tosses it in the water and says, “I made a difference for that one!” READ

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02/02/17 5:59am
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The topic of zoning alone rarely draws much a crowd to a meeting. But when a specific development application is up for discussion, said Southold Town Supervisor Scott Russell, “we get 200 people out.” READ

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10/03/16 6:00am
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Bill Lynch is remembered for many reasons in his native Mattituck.

Some folks recall him as a childhood friend, others as New York City’s deputy mayor. Many more remember Mr. Lynch as a noted civil rights activist who worked with former South African president Nelson Mandela.

But now Mattituck will remember Mr. Lynch a new way: forever.  READ