Environment
Tips for having a safe summer

It’s mid-July and though the weather has been less than ideal, summer is still a time to enjoy. Living on the South Shore, we are fortunate to be neighbors of the Great South Bay. But with that …

Sand mining and Long Island groundwater

LI Game Farm ‘shell-a-brates’ tortoise exhibit opening

Eagle Scout candidate honored from Troop 29

Bay-friendly yards and mindfulness

Center Moriches News

Three essential elements of a bay-friendly yard

According to the Save the Great South Bay, the eastern part of the United States is experiencing flooding while the western part is parched. Director of Save the Great South Bay, biologist and …

Main Street Q&A: What’s your favorite fall activity?

Of the four seasons, fall seems to be many Long Islanders’ favorite. From pumpkin picking to apple picking to picnicking outside with family, we asked neighbors about their favorite fall …

South Bay Bible Church says goodbye

Pastor Martin and Kim Hawley took a leap of faith when they moved their family from Atlanta, Ga., to New York, so that Pastor Hawley could take a job at South Bay Bible Church in East Moriches. As …

Welcoming the new scout

On Sunday, Sept. 12, Legis. Mazzarella joined with Brookhaven Town supervisor Ed Romaine and Boy Scout Troop 414 for the Eagle Scout Ceremony for Brendon Conner and Kurtis Chamberlain.  …
Other News
Veteran's Day parade Grand Marshall announced
Jean will be honored as the 2021 Grand Marshal of the East Moriches Veterans Day Parade. She is a 90-year-old Korean war veteran. The …
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Newspaper publisher launches new magazine
The Long Island Advance, Suffolk County News and Islip Bulletin publisher Terry Tuthill has partnered with local publisher Thomas Graf …
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Thomas Valva case documentation decision
On Jan. 17, 2020 Thomas Valva died after authorities said his father, Michael Valva, and his fiancée, Angela Pollina, forced him and …
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See the sunflowers
The Sunflower Festival is now open! The flower maze is mostly for admiration, with only selected dates open for you-pick announced …
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Still hard at work
The dog days of summer don’t slow us down at Helping Makes U Happy! We are still hard at work providing food to 22 families …
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The dog days of August
Welcome to the dog days of August, which, by the way, gets its name from Sirius, the Dog Star. Sirius is one of our brightest …
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Keith's Corner
September is all about school supplies and comfort cases.  After a busy summer of feeding families, Helping Makes U Happy, with the assistance of our amazing communities, has been busy …
At Helping Makes U Happy, July is all about feeding our neighbors in need.  We are very excited to be sponsoring the new Blessing Box, which was donated by Neighbors Being Human, and installed …
School News
Suffolk County

Don’t forget to stop, or pay the price

As of March 1, the Suffolk County School Bus Safety Program is now in effect. An effort is now being made to educate residents with up-to-date information regarding the new laws for passing a …
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, …
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 …
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