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Listing of all courses LIF has to offer.  Check back periodically to ensure you don't miss anything!

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Talk about Revolvers

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Open Discussion about Armalite Rifles.

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Open Discussion about Semi-Auto Rifles.

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Open Discussion about Bolt Action 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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Check here for the latest handgun, rifle, shotgun, ammunition recalls.

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NYC and NY State Licensing/Laws

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Suffolk County Ranges

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Nassau County Ranges

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NYC Range Discussions

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Discoussion about Nassau County stores getting raided 2/16/11

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4X4 -Enjoy the offroad! / CB Radio Area

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