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The East End Fringe Festival presents 10 nights of original theater at the Vail-Leavitt Music Hall in Riverhead, plus an evening of poetry, a New Orleans jazz brunch and a free 'Theater Express' during the Alive on 25 street festival tomorrow night.
The Department of Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations bill for fiscal year 2018 includes $8 million in funding for the L.I. Sound Program and $26.7 million for the National Estuary Program, Rep. Lee Zeldin announced.
Moving the bus stop on Railroad Street comes with a operating cost increase of between $20,000 and $30,000 per year, according to County Legislator Al Krupski, who says the county can fund by finding efficiencies — not a reduction in service.