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dleighg April 20, 2014 at 08:35 am
folks the sky is not falling. I have a few credit cards. Once or twice a year either I notice a badRead More charge on my account, or there's one of these hacks, and my card needs to be cancelled. No money out of my pocket, and no real hassle, as I can use a different card until I get the replacement. No way am I going to carry around $100 all the time so I can buy gas. I do think that the credit card companies are going to get tired of the cost on *their* end from this fraud, and tighten up security. But I'm not going to change my life because of it. Just keep an eye on your account (I use Quicken so I see the charges the day after I make them).
Jonathan Kaplan April 20, 2014 at 09:45 am
Card using enthusaists kind of deserve to have this happen to them. By using your cards everywhereRead More you go, do you realize you are taking a large chunk of the businesses profit and choosing to give it to banks and credit card processors rather than the business itself? You, by using your cards, also force businesses to raise prices. Stop using your cards and you won't have to worry about security breaches AND you help businesses AND you help yourself by allowing businesses to lower prices.
Don April 20, 2014 at 11:09 am
For all the years I've had debit cards, never used them. If you're somewhere where credit cards, aRead More check or cash in your pocket can't be used, you shouldn't be there. Besides, most of you forget about all those last minute withdrawals and Irresponsibility takes over, yet you're still surprised- "what happened my bank account?"- the drunken stupor in the bar, or knee jerk "i gotta have it". Most can't afford those approaches, and the service fees know that
Patch Naz Teens April 18, 2014 at 01:26 pm
Also, the sister company is Trader Joe's and both companies don't carry products with GMOs whichRead More have been banned in Europe long before they were a concern in America. That's a plus!
Allison Escoto April 18, 2014 at 01:45 pm
I didn't know Aldi's and Trader Joe's had a connection! I love Trader Joe's so I'll definitely checkRead More out Aldi!
joan senator April 18, 2014 at 04:09 pm
Was just there and their packaged goods e.g. crackers,etc. are well priced. I would be careful aboutRead More their(and other stores) frozen fish if it comes from China. We just read an article that says that 20% of their farmland is polluted with heavy metals. How is their fish raised? Just a warning about China.
It could cost Americans 20 percent more to get their bacon fixes as a deadline virus sweeps through the nation's hog barns. (Patch file photo)
mark April 18, 2014 at 08:23 am
When taxes are imposed on various industries then to stay in business the prices increase on theRead More consumer! Obamacare , gas taxes, payroll taxes, tolls, the proposed soda and candy tax , your tobacco tax is 75% of what the product really costs! Commercial Property tax increases! Do you people see what's going on here? This country is being destroyed by the Democrats! It is starting to resemble The a Soviet Union! We should change the name of this country to the USSA!
all-c-ing-eye April 18, 2014 at 03:14 pm
And all this time i thought it was Pork Barrel spending.
JBrad April 19, 2014 at 02:57 pm
Mark, Your words are absolutely disgusting. Please do not use this comment thread as a vehicle toRead More spew your racist mentality. And for your information, food-borne illnesses come from agriculture, period. All around the world, including in the U.S. Lastly, your hatred for people of colour does not mean that you understand disease, at all. Good luck in life.
Ronald P. Matonti April 4, 2014 at 02:38 pm
THIS IS NOT THE TYPE OF BUSINESS THAT WE NEED ANYWHERE AS IT PROMOTES ALCOHOLISM - WE NEED USRead More MANUFACTURERS OF ELECTRIC CARS AND SOLAR PANELS AND WIND TURBINES INSTEAD!!
Rollo Tomasi April 4, 2014 at 03:34 pm
Well...the topic is about this fine product...which happens to be a local beer...so start anotherRead More blog/discussion about whatever you want but lets not venture down the path of people becoming alcoholics...in the mean time pour my one...thanks.
ItsNotMeItsYou April 4, 2014 at 05:59 pm
Ronald, hurry up, you're late for your AA meeting.
knee jerk April 1, 2014 at 10:01 am
It might as well be Toronto. I'm sure they have a huge fan base in Brooklyn.
Stevo April 1, 2014 at 02:24 pm
knee jerk - that's dumb. but I wouldn't expect anything more from a Ranger fan.
knee jerk April 1, 2014 at 03:55 pm
Bill Torreys' Islanders success plan: finish dead last for four or five years, receive a bunch ofRead More low draft picks (who we don't have pay much money to), plug in some veteran role players (who we don't have to pay much money to)and win Stanley Cups until the team either gets old or expensive, then sell off the pieces. Cheap franchise right from the start, nothing magical about those teams. They were stacked with low draft picks, which no longer can work due to the increased number of teams diluting the draft. How well has that worked in the 30 years since?
brookhavenconfucius March 17, 2014 at 07:35 am
the baby, 'CALL HOME', THE PLANET EARTH ! PS LOVE YOUR 'Holy Rollers' comment. It shows you to beRead More the HYPOCRITE AND FRAUD YOU ARE ! You might want to talk to whatever god you pray to, more often !
brookhavenconfucius March 17, 2014 at 07:36 am
Folks don't forget to enjoy the VOMIT LIRR trains, today !
the baby March 17, 2014 at 02:39 pm
confucius? confusion, maybe. I will refrain from further response to this post. I refuse to sink toRead More this level and answer to a Higher authority. I will pray for your redemption.
brookhavenconfucius March 19, 2014 at 04:29 am
JACK, The Church IS NOT these human FRAUDS and PHONIES, who hold daily and weekly, POLITICALRead More INDOCTRINATION SESSIONS, AND kowtow to whatever alien political ideology, that is popular, and that they embrace. It is my understanding that ALL religions suffer, to some varying degree, from these FRAUDS. So you have to HOLD YOUR NOSE AND IGNORE THEM, and have enough Faith, that THESE TYPES, are the social flotsam, that is 'PASSING THROUGH', any Society's 'digestive system'...and are anomalies, NOT THE RULE...AND that any 'influence' they have, is temporary...LIKE A MIGRAINE...or a stomach virus !
Robert Demarco March 19, 2014 at 08:07 am
Jack, I am not anti-Catholic. Humans have done harm to the Church(priests, bishops, etc). I donateRead More regularly and directly to the Parish outreach, which helps people all over the Island. I was not referring to regular maintenance in my previous post. They raised money during the recession to install ceramic, marble, and oak in a church that was 20 years old. I feel that it was an unnecessary burden for the parishioners whose generosity is always exploited. And Jack, the main reason for lower contributions is lower attendance at Mass, and there are many reasons for that.
Jack March 19, 2014 at 07:17 pm
Brookhaven Why don't you criticize all religions like you do the Church. Jump on that bandwagon.Read More Bottom line the Church has so much good for the world and I'm not going to let some earthly men detract me from enjoying being a Catholic and attending Mass. I feel very lucky to be Catholic. The combination of all other religions combined do not come near what the Cathokic Charities has done for those in need. If they make a few mistakes, so be it. Why don't you find yourself another religion if you care about God at all. I think you will be disappointed. Robert, I appreciate your post an agree with you. I think things are cyclical and we have a society an culture now that belittle religion and especially the Church. I enjoy the extra room in the pews and look forward to seeing better days with more attendees. I also look forward to a more conservative government that will support faith based operations and the departure of this leaderless government we have now.
C O March 9, 2014 at 02:05 pm
Awesome fried ice cream
Carol Reitz-Butler March 9, 2014 at 04:14 pm
So sorry to hear this rumor confirmed. We've enjoyed many wonderful meals there, most recently withRead More Asian friends who loved it. The service was always warm and friendly and the food invariably fresh and delicious. We even had Lawan cater a party at our home, and again, the food was terrific.
Robert Fleming March 12, 2014 at 08:13 pm
C O- Yes, great fried ice cream. And how about the seasonal mango and sweet rice? So good. Anyway,Read More not to contribute to the rumor mill, but we ate there last week and a waiter told my cousin that a Cajun place is opening there. Hmm...
Roberto Soto February 7, 2014 at 10:04 am
Read all about it: City Island Images - www.cimages.me/node/4567/
Steve Ragan February 7, 2014 at 10:10 am
New kid on the block - Gun Hill Brewing http://www.gunhillbrewing.com/
Rich Sixpak February 7, 2014 at 10:16 am
www.montaukbrewingco.com/ If you want to check it out.
Stan Uproar lll February 6, 2014 at 09:02 am
I wish me n my bree wendlyen would have known about that such gathering daddyO sounds like someRead More cool cats were raving there we would have dusted off our togas and hopped on the Lirr made the treak to the pj party peace and love peace and love
brookhavenconfucius February 6, 2014 at 09:09 am
...AND A BODY CONDOM !
BK13 February 6, 2014 at 04:24 pm
Oh stop. What in the WORLD do you care what goes on in a place when you or your loved ones aren'tRead More present? As long as it was cleaned up afterwards (and I believe I read they sanitized it TWICE to appease you lunatics). Question: Do you ever stay in a hotel? Do you really want to know what happened there in the past? Does it really matter as long as you know the hotel cleaned up the room? I guess you can't go on public transportation or touch a doorknob either? People are getting all worked up for no reason at all. Would I ever go to a party like that? Probably not. But I mean really...live and let live.
Blue Point Brewing Company is currently the 34th largest craft brewery in the U.S. (Patch file photo)
Carol Reitz-Butler February 13, 2014 at 04:53 pm
My cupcakes were meant for more discerning palates, Mr Bunker, not that you would know as I'm sureRead More you were never in my store. I love mean-spirited comments made behind pseudonyms, they truly bespeak cowardice.
Elizabeth K February 13, 2014 at 08:54 pm
Mr Bunker is hilarious!!!!
Elizabeth K February 13, 2014 at 08:55 pm
Thx for the beer review.
One of the photos that leaked online from an adult pajama party at Medford's Krazy Kidz. (Facebook photo)
Igor February 10, 2014 at 06:42 pm
Earl did you bother to read the article that was written by the person that attended the party? OrRead More did you just read the headlines and passed judgement on the owners?
Robert Palmer February 11, 2014 at 01:56 am
Let freedom reign. It was a private group holding a private party. Give them liberty. AndRead More besides, there was no misbehaving. Are some of you pissed just because you weren't invited?
Paeslie Taylor February 12, 2014 at 02:28 pm
If there were no explicit activities then there shouldn't be an issue with the event. SeriouslyRead More people- get a grip. Your precious little booger eaters will be ok
patchogueorbust January 30, 2014 at 08:41 am
Good, I hate Canz and their scumbag owner. They want nothing more than to ruin every place theyRead More build in and disregard the entire community when they do so.
JoJoCfe January 30, 2014 at 01:04 pm
I never went to Canz. I feel the name of the place was someone trying to be a "Hooters".Read More I am looking forward to a Barbeque place.
Gary Zimmerman February 5, 2014 at 01:24 pm
Lets hope its a real BBQ joint and not another Smokey Bones type of place. Since Smokin Al's closedRead More in Bayshore there is a severe lack of good BBQ in the area since BobbiQue down in Patchogue sucks.
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Get Off My Lawn January 23, 2014 at 02:13 pm
What's the big deal? ....Jeez, you'd think the NSA was spying on us!! Lol.
C O January 23, 2014 at 02:33 pm
Thanks for the reminder! Abc123 gone! I changed to my date of birth. Much safer.
A parking meter on Main Street in Patchogue Village. Photo Credit: Michael Sorrentino
Michael Sorrentino (Editor) January 20, 2014 at 01:01 pm
Sandy and Cheryl, while I don't yet know if the company has a video online, I made my own video onRead More how to use the parking meters in our previous coverage here: http://patchogue.patch.com/groups/politics-and-elections/p/village-parking-meters-now-operating-hands-on
cheryl January 20, 2014 at 01:04 pm
Thank you Michael I just saw the video before you emailed me. Thanks
Sandy Hamilton January 20, 2014 at 01:23 pm
Video was clear. Looks like you can pay for any parking space at these meters. Can't forget the #Read More as it is on the receipt. Thanks.
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