Police/Fire
Police: Homeless Man Burglarized Five Homes

Police: Homeless Man Burglarized Five Homes

BAY SHORE — A homeless man arrested on Saturday is facing multiple burglary charges after police said he broke into several homes in Brentwood and Bay Shore. James…

Crime Watch: Harassment, Assault Charges

Crime Watch: Harassment, Assault Charges

The following arrests were reported by Suffolk County Police in the communities of Bay Shore and West Islip from March 18 through March 24. All arrests took place…

Education

West Islip Publishes Info For Students ‘Opting-Out’

West Islip Publishes Info For Students ‘Opting-Out’

WEST ISLIP – With state testing of students to begin next week, the West Islip…

East Islip High School Alumni Report: Tiffany Gruber

East Islip High School Alumni Report: Tiffany Gruber

EAST ISLIP — For successful physician assistant Tiffany Gruber, an alumna of East Islip High…

East Islip High School Student/Artists Honored

East Islip High School Student/Artists Honored

EAST ISLIP — Exceptional artwork by junior Megan Ludwig and sophomore Megan McClintock, students at…

East Islip’s Fraser To Retire At End of School Year

East Islip’s Fraser To Retire At End of School Year

EAST ISLIP — There will be another new face in the administration ranks of the…

Government

Boyle To Lead Senate Anti-Heroin Task Force

Boyle To Lead Senate Anti-Heroin Task Force

BAY SHORE — State Sen. Phil Boyle will chair a new senate task force to examine the rise in use of heroin and other opioids across New York…

Renovation Work At Bay Shore’s Maple Ave. Docks On Schedule

Renovation Work At Bay Shore’s Maple Ave. Docks On Schedule

BAY SHORE — The first phase of renovations at the Maple Avenue Dock and Marina in Bay Shore are underway and Islip Town officials said work is expected…

Hearing On County Taxes Set For Thurs. In West Islip

Hearing On County Taxes Set For Thurs. In West Islip

WEST ISLIP — A public hearing will be held on Thursday at the American Legion hall in West Islip focused on budget control and taxation stability of Suffolk…

Business

West Marine Grand Opening Celebration Begins Thursday

West Marine Grand Opening Celebration Begins Thursday

WEST ISLIP — The recently remodeled West Marine store on Sunrise Highway in West Islip will officially celebrate its Grand Opening…

Bay Shore Schools

Bay Shore Educators Honored During Black History Month

BAY SHORE — Three members of the Bay Shore School District families were among those honored by Islip Town during its Black History Month celebration in February.…

Top Bay Shore Music Students To Participate In SCMEA

BAY SHORE — Thirty-six students from across the Bay Shore School District were selected to participate in the Suffolk County Music Educators’ Association (SCMEA) All-County Concert Series.…

East Islip Schools

East Islip High School Alumni Report: Tiffany Gruber

EAST ISLIP — For successful physician assistant Tiffany Gruber, an alumna of East Islip High School’s Class of 2005, the remarkable journey to her career destination began…

East Islip High School Student/Artists Honored

EAST ISLIP — Exceptional artwork by junior Megan Ludwig and sophomore Megan McClintock, students at East Islip High School, was selected for display at the 24th annual…

Islip Schools

Islip Students Jump For A Good Cause

ISLIP — Students at Maud S. Sherwood Elementary School in the Islip School District recently jumped their way to good health. Throughout the week of Feb. 10,…

Islip HS Senior Finalist In National Competition

ISLIP —  Budie Kadir, a senior at Islip High School, has been recognized as a finalist in the 2014 National Achievement Program. Previously honored as a semifinalist,…

West Islip Schools

West Islip Publishes Info For Students ‘Opting-Out’

WEST ISLIP – With state testing of students to begin next week, the West Islip School District has issued a document that provides a series of questions…

West Islip Student Hosts Clothing Drive

WEST ISLIP — Nate Butler, a 3rd grade student in Maureen Lenowicz’s class at Paul J. Bellew Elementary School in West Islip organized a Winter Clothing Drive…