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09/25/18 4:30pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO JULIE LANE PHOTO ‘Doc’ Lechmanski to be honored Friday night on Southampton School District’s Wall of Distinction.

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‘Doc’ Lechmanski to be honored Friday night on Southampton School District’s Wall of Distinction.

Islanders may not know him as “Doc,” but it’s a name Larry Lechmanski’s former Southampton students gave him many years ago for his abilities to fix what went wrong with anything mechanical. (more…)

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06/10/16 4:30pm
CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO Back in good health, with work she loves and her kids doing well, Jeanette Flynn is counting her blessings and thanking her community, friends and neighbors.

CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO Back in good health, with work she loves and her kids doing well, Jeanette Flynn is counting her blessings and thanking her community, friends and neighbors.

Jeanette Flynn is a sunny, can-do person, who chooses not to stew about the very real challenges she has faced in her life.

She has a new job she loves, a roof over her head and two children doing well in college. Still, she admitted some parts of her life do sit heavy with her, especially first thing in the morning. (more…)