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03/06/17 2:00pm
KELLY ZEGERS PHOTO Congressman Lee Zeldin meets with a constituent who is concerned about the environment Friday in East Patchogue.

KELLY ZEGERS PHOTO Congressman Lee Zeldin meets with a constituent who is concerned about the environment Friday in East Patchogue.

Congressman Lee Zeldin (R-Shirley) held mobile office hours Friday at the Hagerman Fire Department in East Patchogue, where hundreds of people gathered to meet the congressman and share their concerns. (more…)

01/27/17 10:00am
GAGE SKIDMORE/FLICKR PHOTO

GAGE SKIDMORE/FLICKR PHOTO

Donald Trump has been sworn in as the 45th president of the United States.

Entering the White House with historically low approval ratings, President Trump has his work cut out for him to improve his popularity among many Americans. Several key issues essential to the East End will likely affect how locals view Mr. Trump and his administration over the next four or eight years. (more…)

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01/25/17 8:00am
COURTESY PHOTO Assemblyman Fred Thiele Jr. (I-Sag Harbor)

COURTESY PHOTO Assemblyman Fred Thiele Jr. (I-Sag Harbor)

With concerns that the Trump  administration might rollback reproductive rights, Assemblyman Fred Thiele Jr. (I-Sag Harbor) has joined the effort to protect  whatt he called women’s  rights in New York State. (more…)

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01/04/17 10:34am
TIM GANNON PHOTO Demonstrators, including Shelter Island Democratic Chairwoman Heather Reyelk, outside Congressman Lee Zeldin's Riverhead office on Tuesday.

TIM GANNON PHOTO Demonstrators, including Shelter Island Democratic Chairwoman Heather Reylek, outside Congressman Lee Zeldin’s Riverhead office on Tuesday.

About 60 East End residents, including several from Shelter Island, demonstrated Tuesday outside Congressman Lee Zeldin’s (R-Shirley) office in Riverhead, urging their representative to listen to their concerns as the House of Representatives prepared to meet that day for the first time in 2017. (more…)