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Choose The Right Flooring For Your Home

If you’re thinking about your flooring needs, check out these pros and cons before you buy.


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Babylon Mulls Bamboo Restrictions, $500 A Day Fines

Another Long Island community is proposing restrictions on the planting of bamboo, and recommending stiff fines for violators.


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Long Island Town Bans Bamboo, Threatens $350 Fine, Possible Jail Time

It’s green and lush and looks very tropical. But bamboo has become a serious headache because of how quickly and unpredictably it spreads.


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Brookhaven Considers Restrictions, Ban On Planting Bamboo

Dove Tree Nursery owner Sunny Lipinski says she knows why Brookhaven is among the latest towns considering banning the planting of bamboo.


The Big Bambu bamboo exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum of Art - New York, NY - Jul 24, 2010 - Photo: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880

Long Island Bamboo Invasion Sparks Proposal Of Ban

Love thy neighbor? Not so much in Smithtown.