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Open Discussion about Semi-Auto Rifles.

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Open Disussions about Pump Action Shotguns

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Open Discussion about Break Action [single, side by side, Over Under]

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Appleseed Project

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FREE Targets!!

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Listings and discussions regarding matches on Long Island!

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Nassau County Store Owners get Arrested

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4X4 -Enjoy the offroad! / CB Radio Area

A place to talk about off-road and CB's on Long Island.  What are the best spots to meetup? Permit info here too!

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L.I. Community Service

Open area for discussion areas on Long Island to keep clean, community events, blood drives.  Come here for discussions on our Adopt-A-Highway program. Home of www.keeplongislandclean.org

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