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It was one of the first major snowfalls of the winter season, but that didn’t stop eager Center Moriches residents from venturing in the early morning to the newest grocery store in …
The Tide of Moriches and Manorville is getting ready to debut its brand-new website, after months working on a rebranding effort. The site will feature additional web-only content, multimedia, an …
Brookhaven Town elected officials were sworn in for four year terms in a ceremony at town hall on Jan. 6. 
Center Moriches News
8-year-old boy found dead in Center Moriches
Suffolk County Police Homicide Squad detectives are investigating the death of a child that occurred in Center Moriches on Jan. …
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Sunderman sworn in for second term
Suffolk County Legislator Rudy Sunderman took the oath of office for his second term as representative for the Third District on …
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Girl Scouts decorate homeless shelter
Girl Scout Troop 1556 decorated and donated a Christmas tree for a local homeless shelter. They also held a food drive and donated …
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Students help create Candy Cane Lane
Every year, Renee DiMeo-Bridgwood’s students do a host of decorations for the holiday season. They get giant rolls of paper to …
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Center Moriches band wins annual competition
There’s Christmas spirit and school spirit, but then there’s Center Moriches School District spirit; combine the three and …
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Annual Christmas parade coming soon
The Center Moriches Fire Department is hosting its annual holiday parade of lights on Saturday, Dec. 14. The event starts at 6 p.m. …
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Keith's Corner
After a very busy holiday season, it’s now time for Helping Makes U Happy’s annual scholarship fundraiser: the Super Bowl Party Raffle! Look for Keith and Cassy at various locations …
Helping Makes U Happy is ready for a busy month, and we are so fortunate to have so many who want to help alongside us. On Dec. 4, we will be the recipients of a food drive at the first annual …
We thought November might be a slow month at Helping Makes U Happy, but happily, that's not the case!  On Nov. 3 we'll be visiting Christ Lutheran Church in East Moriches, where, in honor of …
School News
Moriches

Bloom Childcare Center gets new Moriches home

Bloom Natural Learning Center started seven years ago in the Center Moriches home of Tara and Steve Kochanskyj. Tara has been working in preschool education since 1998 and when an opportunity arose …
BACK TO SCHOOL

Advice for parents with kids starting school

Going back to school means getting back to the same grind of meals, rides, sports, clubs… and going back to running on autopilot. But there is a subset of parents who don’t have these …
CENTER MORICHES

Beloved Center Moriches crossing guard to retire

Lots of people are recognized for their faces, but a Center Moriches crossing guard has a wave that made her a local celebrity. Melissa Greve, of Mastic, will retire this year after 14 years of being …