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Trash left in the harbor dumpster last week recently included marine electronics and antifreeze. The cost of dumping such items in with ordinary trash is hiking the borough's fees for garbage disposal.

Whenever I start feeling that publishing a newspaper makes a difference in the world, I get news like the above photo, taken Saturday of marine electronics and toxic waste left in the harbor dumpster. The CVN published a front-page story last week...



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