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BAY SHORE

Tritec zone change approved

Upon a recommendation from the Islip Town Planning Board, TRITEC Bay Shore’s request for a change of zone wasapproved last Thursday evening, Sept. 17, during a special change of zone hearing …
BRIGHTWATERS

Brightwaters at a glance

Incumbent village mayor reviews goals for two-year termBrightwaters Village residents re-elected John Valdini as mayor in an uncontested race last Tuesday. Valdini, who owns Dukes Development …
Bay Shore News
Islip Town fast-tracking Ross Park improvements
The Town of Islip has moved fast in the first steps to revamp Ross Park after closing the park two weeks ago. Last week on Tuesday, …
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Al fresco meeting on historic grounds
After months of emails and Zoom meetings, the executive board of Sagtikos Manor Historical Society recently came together for an …
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Ross Park closed
With Ross Park now closed, construction is slated to begin immediately. However, a date of completion could not be supplied due to the …
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Take Two Brewery eyes Bay Shore for new location
Planning to open up at 1676 and 1680 Union Boulevard in Bay Shore, the Deer Park-based Take Two Brewery was recently approved by …
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The High Holidays and COVID-19
As a religious institution, like the Chabad of Islip, gathering and interaction with others is of pinnacle importance. Considering the …
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Ross Park closed by town due to safety concerns
The Town of Islip is closing Ross Park due to the homelessness problem that has accumulated here as well as loitering, drug activity, …
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Islip Hamlet News
ISLIP

Nook & Cranny closes after more than three decades of service to the community

On Sept.30, Islip resident Lori Zegel, the owner of Nook & Cranny gift shop on the corner of Main Street and GrantAvenue, will close her shop’s door for the very last time. It is another …
ISLIP

Mondays at Racine is back again

Bringing some beauty and fun to the pandemic, Mondays at Racine, a nonprofit establishment that organizes with salons, spas, and other wellness providers to bring services to women and men with …
ISLIP SCHOOLS

Islip seniors graduate in four sections

Islip Schools held their grad- uation ceremonies last Friday and Saturday, breaking the Class of 2020 into four sections within parameters of Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s mandate regarding …
East Islip News
EAST ISLIP

Frustrations persist over rezoning of Bayview Ave dwellings

As the proposed senior living complex on Bayview Avenue in East Islip remains on hold with the Town of Islip PlanningBoard, residents have continued to express their frustrationswith the proposal …
EAST ISLIP

Senior housing proposed for Bayview Avenue; decision postponed

Bay Green Realty LLC is seeking a change of zone at 7 and 9 Bayview Avenue in East Islip from Residence A to Residence C in order to construct 16 cottage-style dwellings. Nearby residents, …
EAST ISLIP

Group abandons fundraising effort to stop Bayview development

The Town of Islip Planning Board hearing scheduled for Aug. 5 was cancelled due to power outages caused by Tropical Storm Isaias. The agenda items have been rescheduled to be heard on Aug. 26, …