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Taylor K. Vecsey

02/20/18 12:00pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO A patient receiving a flu shot.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO A patient receiving a flu shot.

Suffolk County will offer another free influenza clinic for residents at the Riverhead Library on Saturday.

Governor Andrew Cuomo declared a public health emergency earlier this month and provided additional funding to increase access to flu vaccines. (more…)

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01/31/18 7:13am
EMILY LINDEN PHOTO The ‘triple moon’ — a blue moon, a super moon and a lunar eclipse — seen this morning at daybreak from Crescent Beach. The dark patch in the upper right of the moon is the partial lunar eclipse.

EMILY LINDEN PHOTO The ‘triple moon’ — a blue moon, a super moon and a lunar eclipse — seen this morning at daybreak from Crescent Beach. The dark patch at the upper left of the moon is the partial lunar eclipse.

A once-in-a-lifetime astronomical phenomenon occurred Wednesday, though those of us on Shelter Island didn’t get to see the full effect.

A blue moon, a super moon and a lunar eclipse took place in North America Wednesday morning, though the East Coast only saw a partial eclipse. (more…)