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On Friday, August 21, Ranger Eric Powers from the Center for Environmental Education and Discovery (CEED) held a special virtual discussion with lemur expert, Dr. Patricia Wright at the Long …
Center Moriches News
    • Donations do twice the good

      In an effort to purchase toys and wish list items for local families in need, Moriches Community Center is seeking donations for its Santa’s …

    • Preserving land in Moriches

      The Town of Brookhaven has been moving forward with acquiring several parcels in Moriches off Montauk Highway for the sake of land …

    • Hawkins House

      The acquisition of the Hawkins House parcel at 1431 Montauk Highway in Moriches was finalized recently by Suffolk County and the Town of …

Other News
State investigating PSEG over storm response
Long Island’s utility provider, PSEG Long Island, is being investigated by the New York State Department of …
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Bellone finishes 122-day stint of daily briefings
Suffolk County executive Steve Bellone began hosting daily public briefings via Zoom on March 8, the day before the first positive …
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More open as Long Island enters Phase 4
Two weeks after entering into Phase 3, Suffolk County has been given the green light to transition into Phase 4, which allows …
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Center Moriches Library reopens to the public
Libraries are one of the many gathering locations closed since March due to the COVID-19 pandemic. But now, as New York moves …
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What to expect at different businesses in phase 2
On Wednesday, Long Island began the second phase of the New York Forward plan, which brings a broad range of businesses back into …
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Center Moriches junior starts campaign of hope
It starts out with a call for help, as many successful projects do. In this case, Center Moriches High School junior Isabella Reed …
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Keith's Corner
July is a busy month at Helping Makes U Happy—even the pandemic can’t slow us down! As you can see, Keith is busy packing food and setting up comfort cases. The first week of July …
We at Helping Makes U Happy can’t believe June is here already! The weather is getting nicer, there are many momentous occasions happening, and we are still doing what we can to stay safe …
Well, the threat of the coronavirus, has certainly slowed us all down. For the first time in 5 years, Helping Makes U Happy is helping in a "social distancing" type of way.   We've had to …
School News
SUFFOLK COUNTY

Pass a school bus, get a ticket

Through a district-wide pilot program, Bay Shore School District found that between 90 to 100 motorists drive past stopped school buses every single day. Suffolk County officials unveiled a new …
SCHOOL NEWS

How PPE factors into the new school year

As parents get ready to send their kids back to school this year, they are faced with many different circumstances than normal. The COVID-19 pandemic has caused schools to put more emphasis on …
NEW YORK

Cuomo: schools in New York can open this fall

On Friday, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced the long-awaited decision on the upcoming school year, saying that all schools in New York State would be allowed to open for a form of in-person …