Articles

Are you vaccinated?

Story By: ANTHONY PERROTTA
4/25/2019 12:00:00 AM

The vaccination debate continues with opposing views. Read what two local individuals have to say.

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Plastic straws and Styrofoam get the boot

Story By: ANTHONY PERROTTA
4/25/2019 12:00:00 AM

Two new pieces of legislation aims to limit the amount of pollutants we use. Read about the new bills here.

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Picture this: a thriving county

Story By: GLENN ROHRBACKER
4/25/2019 12:00:00 AM

Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone delivered his State of the County address last week. Here’s what he had to say.

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Let’s volunteer to save lives

Story By: STAFF WRITER
4/25/2019 12:00:00 AM

There’s a shortage of volunteer first responders on LI. Here’s what you can do about it this weekend.

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Brookwood Hall gets a makeover

Story By: ANTHONY PERROTTA
4/25/2019 12:00:00 AM

Volunteers from PSEG spent Earth Day cleaning and sprucing up the grounds of Brookwood Hall in East Islip.

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A taxing plan

Story By: ---
4/18/2019 12:00:00 AM

The time might not be right for a new plan passed by Suffolk County last week. Read why.

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Exercising ecology

Story By: ANTHONY PERROTTA
4/18/2019 12:00:00 AM

This annual event draws runners from near and far while helping to clean the bay. Read about it here.

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School play draws criticism

Story By: LIZ FINNEGAN
4/18/2019 12:00:00 AM

A local high school play has raised concerns among some of the viewers. Read why that happened.

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Election season begins at Town Hall

Story By: ANTHONY PERROTTA
4/18/2019 12:00:00 AM

Among the items addressed at the Islip Town Board meeting, one resident stood up and announced his candidacy for a position on the board. Read about it here.

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Bellone looks to restore taxpayer funds

Story By: ANTHONY PERROTTA
4/18/2019 12:00:00 AM

The Suffolk County Legislature has a way to get around the loss of SALT deductions. Read about it here.

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LGBT Network headquarters moves

Story By: ANTHONY PERROTTA
4/11/2019 12:00:00 AM

The nonprofit organization, which has been based in Bay Shore since its founding in 1993, is putting the final touches a new community center in Hauppauge. The new 15,000-square-foot facility, located on Kennedy Drive, will be the largest suburban LGBT community center in the nation, according to reports.

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‘Shipwreck of Hopes’

Story By: ANTHONY PERROTTA
4/11/2019 12:00:00 AM

A local author is scheduled to discuss the inspiration and research of her first book, “Shipwreck of Hopes,” throughout the coming week. Her work at the Fire Island Lighthouse exposed her to the wreck of the Elizabeth off Fire Island in 1850.

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