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“The Magical Bird Beach of Long Island”

by Rita Plush |

Jauron has done a fine job making youngsters (and their parents) aware of this part of Long Island’s natural world and how important it is to treat its inhabitants with respect. After all, she says, “Many hard decisions on the environment will be up to them, and unless they value nature and its diversity, preserving our planet will be in jeopardy.”

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Long Island History Chronicled by Bill Bleyer

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By Rebecca Hoey Pulitzer Prize winning Bill Bleyer, former staff writer for Newsday, college professor, inductee into the Long Island Journalism Hall of Fame, has become a prolific in recent years with four in-print titles published since 2015, with another … Full Story

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“Beach – Fire Island 79″

by Rita Plush |

“Beach – Fire Island 79” Nonfiction by Robert Bonanno Fire Island Pines Historical Association   Last year, in honor of the 40th anniversary of the Pines’ party that set the high water mark for all parties to come, Robert Bonanno, … Full Story

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“A Good Man”

by Rita Plush |

“A Good Man” by Ani Katz Fiction Penguin $17   “A Good Man” is hard to find in the pages of Ani Katz’s debut novel, and you won’t find him in Thomas Martin, the narrator and successful New York ad … Full Story