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03/29/16 5:29pm

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One early morning last week, Justin San Andres heard banging outside his home on Sound Avenue just east of the state Hallock State Park Preserve in Northville.

When he stepped outside later that day, he spotted a few signs posted on wooden stakes in the ground on the Mudd Vineyard property. READ

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03/29/16 12:45pm

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A North Fork native — a “good kid” and an accomplished athlete, said Mattituck High School principal Shawn Petretti — played lacrosse at the high school level and went on to play for a college out of state.

When he left New York, though, he ran into a college culture of painkiller drug abuse that was inescapable, recalled Mr. Petretti Monday night.

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03/24/16 6:00am

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These days, most sports fields, arenas and parks bear the name of a particular corporate sponsor.

Remember Shea Stadium? Its newest incarnation, built in 2009, is called Citi Field. The Meadowlands? In 2010, a replacement stadium was briefly known as The New Meadowlands. Then MetLife purchased the naming rights at a reported annual cost of $17 million to $20 million.

But in the Shoreham-Wading River school district, the opposite is taking place. READ