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10/06/17 10:00am
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October is here and we should all be reminded to display your pink ribbons proudly for the month to raise everyone’s awareness of breast cancer among our friends and family. (more…)

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10/17/14 4:25pm
JULIE LANE PHOTO Town engineer John Cronin at a recent budget meeting warned town officials back in April that aged septic systems on the Island needed upgrading to protect water quality.

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Town engineer John Cronin at a recent budget meeting warned town officials back in April that aged septic systems on the Island needed upgrading to protect water quality.

A county wide lottery for year-round residents whose properties lack sewers will enable 19 lucky winners to have a new alternative wastewater treatment system installed without charge and five years of free maintenance. (more…)

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10/09/14 8:00am
JULIE LANE PHOTO Town engineer John Cronin (left) and Highway Superintendent and Public Works Commissioner Jay Card Jr. tried to make a case for long-term planning at Wednesday’s budget meeting.

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Town engineer John Cronin (left) and Highway Superintendent and Public Works Commissioner Jay Card Jr. tried to make a case for long-term planning at Wednesday’s budget meeting.

Pay as you go or create a fund for major projects that builds up over a number of years so money is there when the project must be undertaken? It’s a contrast of philosophies in budgeting and at the root of the differences between the Town Board and Highway and Public Works chief Jay Card Jr. and town engineer John Cronin. (more…)