SUFFOLK COUNTY
Local middle-schooler saves the day with wound care
With doctor intuition and nurse care, 12-year-old Madison Biehner, of Blue Point, may have saved the life of 9-year-old Danny …
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Over 200 turkeys donated to veterans
On Saturday, Nov. 19, at Community Ambulance Company in Sayville, 231 donated turkeys were given out to veterans in the …
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A southside story
Ithaca and Cortland have been duking it out annually since 1959 in a matchup called the Cortaca Jug. This year it was held at East …
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Sayville

Students harvest native plant seeds

On a cold and cloudy Veterans Day, local high schoolers spent their morning harvesting seeds on environmental activist Marshall Brown’s home garden in Sayville. Brown, who is the founder and …
EDITORIAL

Make sure to shop on Small Business Saturday

C reated in 2010 by American Express, over the last 12 years Small Business Saturday has grown and is now celebrated throughout the country. Always scheduled for the day after Black Friday, …

Nearly 50 attend fall cleanup

Legis. Anthony Piccirillo and the Greater Sayville Chamber of Commerce hosted their annual fall cleanup of downtown Sayville on Saturday, Nov. 19. Over 45 volunteers attended, who helped clean the …
Bayport

Annual turkey giveaway underway

The Bayport Civic Association conducted its 19th annual Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway. Over the past 19 years, the BCA has handed out over eight tons of …
The Suffolk County News SPORTS

Playoff win brings on Suffolk Championship

The Bayport-Blue Point varsity football team beat Miller Place at a home game showdown on Friday, Nov. 11, with a score of 35-7. In the first quarter, the Phantoms were shut out and Miller Place …
The Suffolk County News SPORTS

BBP Volleyball wins Suffolk title

The Bayport-Blue Point girls varsity volleyball team won the Suffolk Class B Title against Hampton Bays in Hauppauge High School on Tuesday, Nov. 8. Erin Wuestmann, who plays setter/right side, …
Food & Drink
Shop the holiday boutique!
St. John’s is having a holiday boutique on Saturday, Dec. 3. The event promises crafts, gifts, and more with food and frappes …
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Local donation sites for Thanksgiving
Please consider visiting one of our local pantries to donate for Thanksgiving. As we have seen in the past few months with rising …
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Traditional autumn festival makes return
The Greater Sayville Chamber of Commerce hosted its annual Fall Fest this past Saturday, Oct. 29, to eager, costumed community …
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Swanky dessert wins Halloween tasting contest
Inspired by the haute cuisine of Manhattan’s Momo’s Milk Bar pie, Erica Campbell cooked up a culinary win with her …
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Community library hosts Comic Con
The Sayville Public Library will be hosting its second annual Fan Fest on Saturday, Nov. 5 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. with …
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An East End staple with undeniably good ice cream
Is it safe to assume almost every native Suffolk County Long Islander knows of, or has been to Magic Fountain in Mattituck? Though we …
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School News

Flashes triumphant in playoffs; on to battle for Suffolk Championship title

Sayville’s Golden Flashes won a pivotal game against Harborfields on Friday, Nov. 11, with a score of 49-0. “Last week, we were very happy to see another one of our offensive skill …

Arts
Closing out its season for 2022 is the CM Performing Arts Center’s “The Wizard of Oz.” With veteran actresses Livi Rose and Sarah Minto sharing the role of Dorothy, you can bring …
Looking for inexpensive bling for that great dress? What about a nice present for mom you can afford? Friends of Sayville Library will be hosting 300 jewelry items for sale from $1 to $50 in …
The second annual Fan Fest (a Comic Con-style event) held by the Sayville Public Library on Saturday, Nov. 5, lived up to its expectations after garnering over 1,500 attendees in 2021. Alex …
Hometown Heroes
The rain held out on Friday, Nov. 11, for American Legion Rusy Bohm Post 411’s annual Veterans Day ceremony, at Veterans Park in front of Town Hall in Islip. The ceremony began at 10:15 …
The Sayville community came together on Veterans Day to perform a moving ceremony at Sparrow Park in downtown Sayville, to thank those who served in the armed forces this past Friday, Nov. …
As we honor the debt owed to our brave servicemen and women, there are community events that will bring special attention to those who served this Friday, Nov. 11. Bayport Fire Department and Blue …
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