Sewers not happening anytime soon

Story By: RICK CHALIFOUX
12/8/2016 12:00:00 AM

This past September, Suffolk County officials announced funding for the planning and design of a future project bringing sewers to the low-lying South Shore communities of Sayville, West Sayville, and Oakdale by connecting to another proposed sewer pipeline at the forthcoming Ronkonkoma Hub.

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Candy canes, poinsettias and bough

Story By: MONICA MUSETTI-CARLIN
12/8/2016 12:00:00 AM

It was a very sweet "Candy Cane" Christmas this past weekend at Meadow Croft, the former estate of John E. Roosevelt and family, as the Bayport Heritage Association and the Suffolk County Department of Parks once again opened its doors to the community for tours of the historic home.

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Decking the Hall

Story By: RICK CHALIFOUX
12/8/2016 12:00:00 AM

Last Thursday evening, large groups of families, friends, local community groups and service organizations gathered together for the third annual Deck The Halls event on the grounds of the historic town landmark, Brookwood Hall.

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Hall of Fame inductee

Story By: STAFF WRITER
12/8/2016 12:00:00 AM

Sayville resident Peter H. Schieffer, SUNY Oswego Class of 1962, posthumously joined the ranks of 101 other accomplished individuals who have been voted into the SUNY Oswego Athletic Hall of Fame, forever solidifying themselves in the college’s athletic history.

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Proposed town spending explained

Story By: RICK CHALIFOUX
12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM

At the Islip Town Board Meeting last week, the board voted to adopt its 2017 Capital Budget along with a resolution to implement a town-wide Trap/Neuter/Return (TNR) program.

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Sex offender outrage

Story By: TARA SMITH
12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM

After lawmakers in Albany killed a new bill that would have extended Level 1 sex offender registration by a decade, local leaders are taking action.

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Great day for shopping

Story By: LIZ FINNEGAN
12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM

Cash registers were jingling all over town last Saturday as shoppers lined up to empty their wallets at local downtown businesses. Small Business Saturday has given area shops a boost since it was first introduced in 2010.

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Miracle on Main

Story By: LIZ FINNEGAN
12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM

Last Saturday, following the Holiday Parade down Main Street, the annual Miracle on Main event, which began at 11 a.m., kept most of the parade attendees in town. A number of seasonal attractions kept up the excitement until around 9 p.m.

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A happy ending

Story By: STAFF WRITER
12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM

The drama that surrounded Suffolk County Girl Scouts Holiday Light Show has now come to an end because the organization has decided to move the show from its property at Camp Edey in Bayport to a new location.

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Great views, fitness training and laughs here

Story By: LINDA LEUZZI
12/1/2016 12:00:00 AM

You can do cardio and watch the boats go by.

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