Proposed apartments draws criticism

Story By: RICK CHALIFOUX
3/23/2017 12:00:00 AM

Area residents attended the last Planning Board meeting to voice concerns about a proposal for a mix-use apartment complex on Main Street in Islip. Read where it would be located and more details here.

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Several bond resolutions fail

Story By: RICK CHALIFOUX
3/23/2017 12:00:00 AM

The town board failed to reach a supermajority in order to pass several of the bond resolutions with two councilpersons holding out. Read about what the resolutions were needed for here.

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Learn about Heartland

Story By: LIZ FINNEGAN
3/23/2017 12:00:00 AM

Islip Town will be holding an informational meeting on March 30 where the details about the proposed Heartland Town Square project will be discussed.

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Learn about Heartland – now

Story By: STAFF WRITER
3/23/2017 12:00:00 AM

Everyone in Islip Town and beyond should get to know more about this hotly debated topic on the proposed mega development in Brentwood.

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Bellone's Bottom Line: New service helps to prevent foreclosure

Story By: STAFF WRITER
3/23/2017 12:00:00 AM

The county has a new hotline that residents who are facing foreclosure can turn to for guidance to help them avoid being turned out of their homes.

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Hitting the right notes in higher learning and humanity

Story By: LINDA LEUZZI
3/23/2017 12:00:00 AM

St. Joseph’s College in Patchogue has a new president that will take the helm this July. He is both a scholar and an artist. Read about him here.

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Cell tower concerns

Story By: RICK CHALIFOUX
3/16/2017 12:00:00 AM

Residents attended a local planning board meeting to speak out against a proposed tower at the AMVETS hall in their neighborhood.

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Stood up by Stella

Story By: LIZ FINNEGAN
3/16/2017 12:00:00 AM

Stella was the monstrous winter storm poised to dump more than a foot of snow in the area. Though it didn’t pan out as expected, local municipalities were prepared. Read about it here.

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A necessary cost

Story By: RICK CHALIFOUX
3/16/2017 12:00:00 AM

Exchange Ambulance of the Islips needs a new facility, but the cost has some people concerned. Read about that here.

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Lady at the helm

Story By: RICK CHALIFOUX
3/16/2017 12:00:00 AM

The local U.S. Power Squadron has a new leader, Bayport resident Ann Frenz. Read about her here.

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