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03/27/17 8:00am
Congressman Lee Zeldin

Congressman Lee Zeldin

On Friday,  Republicans  in the House of Representatives withdrew legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA).

Congressman Lee Zeldin (R-Shirley), who campaigned on the promise to help repeal the ACA — known as Obamacare — was one of five House Republicans from New York, according to the New York Times, who supported or leaned yes toward voting  to scrap the ACA and replace it with  “the American Health Care Act.” (more…)

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03/22/17 12:00pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO

REPORTER FILE PHOTO

The heirs of former owners of properties in dispute in a lawsuit against the Village of Dering Harbor must be added as parties in the case, if it is to proceed in court, a judge ruled Thursday.

Brad Goldfard and Alfredo Paredes own 21 Shore Road; Martha Baker owns 16 Shore Road. (more…)

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03/22/17 10:00am
AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO The Town Board at its work session Tuesday. From left, Councilman Paul Shepherd, Deputy Supervisor Chris Lewis, Councilman Jim Colligan and Councilwoman Amber Brach-Williams. Supervisor Jim Dougherty was absent.

AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO The Town Board at its work session Tuesday. From left, Councilman Paul Shepherd, Deputy Supervisor Chris Lewis, Councilman Jim Colligan and Councilwoman Amber Brach-Williams. Supervisor Jim Dougherty was absent.

The town is considering hiring a fire marshal and adding another employee to the building department.

The topics were discussed in a private — or executive — session after the public work session Tuesday, but were not listed as reasons for closing the doors to the public. (more…)