Environment
Bike Co-op agreement approved for trail center use

Brookhaven Bicycle Inc.’s expansion into eastern Long Island will follow the approval of an agreement allowing the not-for-profit organization use of two Suffolk County facilities within Robert …

Finding a market for recyclable glass

Amended grant assistance for Resident Wastewater System

SCWA plans to enhance 56 wells

Preserving land in Moriches

Center Moriches News
MORICHES

Community mourns loss of dedicated teacher

The Center Moriches community lost a cherished community member and dedicated elementary school teacher last week. Kate Adams, who served as a teacher in the Center Moriches School District for 23 years, …
CENTER MORICHES

Remembering Joseph Rera

No family nor community is ever prepared for a tragic loss, especially the death of a high schooler. When Joseph Rera died on Nov. 6 at Cupsogue Beach County Park in Westhampton Beach, Center …
MORICHES

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 Workshop. Donations can be accepted through the end …
MORICHES

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 Brookhaven. With most of the necessary work for the …
Other News
Sunderman steps down; dems eye Kate Browning
Suffolk County Legis. Rudy Sunderman (R-Mastic-Shirley) announced that he would be stepping down as of March 21 to pursue a career in …
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Four buildings up, more to come: Bellport complex making progress on Atlantic Avenue
Four buildings in various stages of completion are up right now in the Gleneagle Green at Bellport complex, good progress for the …
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Town fire marshals respond to hazardous materials incident
Eastport Fire Department and Brookhaven Town Fire Marshals responded to a report of an overturned oil truck on Sunday, Feb. 7, amid …
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Phase 1B eligibility expands
With permission from local governments, taxi drivers, restaurant workers and people living in facilities for developmentally …
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Madagascar lemur expert leads discussion at LI Game Farm
On Friday, August 21, Ranger Eric Powers from the Center for Environmental Education and Discovery (CEED) held a special virtual …
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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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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 …