The residents of Patchogue Shores, in East Patchogue, celebrated the private community's 75th anniversary on Saturday.
The celebration at the Patchogue Shores Community Center on the Great South Bay included a children's parade, facepainting, games and activities for kids and adults, and a barbecue.
New York State Assemblyman Dean Murray, a resident of Patchogue Shores himself, presented the Patchogue Shores Board of Directors with a proclamation from the state. Brookhaven Town Councilman Tim Mazzei and Suffolk County Legislator Ed Romaine were also on hand.
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