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Helping out this holiday season

One chilly day around the holidays in 2012, East Islip resident Michael Kenney and his two friends slipped into their go-to restaurant: Maxwell’s, on Main Street in Islip. While inside, the …
WEST ISLIP

Community groups invited to Masera forum

Next week, the West Islip School District will host another open house exclusively for community groups on the future of the Masera School property. The forum, which will take place in the Beach …
Bay Shore News
Apartments may be coming to site near Bay Shore train station
The property at 227 Fourth Avenue in Bay Shore might be converted into apartment units following the approval of a zone change by the …
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Portrait of Bay Shore resident merges abstract, representational art styles
Local artist Kevin McEvoy first met the subject of his realistic oil painting inside Cyrus: Chai & Coffee Company in Bay Shore. …
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That’s the way the cookie crumbles
The COVID-19 pandemic forced many local business owners to hold off on grand openings – but for Amanda Dill, 26, it was a …
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Islip IDA considers providing assistance to TREC Bay Shore
The future of the potential residential rental units at the corner of Union Boulevard and 4th Avenue in Bay Shore remains on hold as a …
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Leon Goodman marches from Manhattan, local hamlets to Montauk
In a social justice movement marked by thousands of attendees, Leon Goodman, of Bay Shore, sought to make a difference as a lone …
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Bay Shore woman arrested for DWI
Skid marks could still be seen on the lawns of 42 and 40 Blue Jay Drive in Brentwood Tuesday morning, after a Bay Shore woman …
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Islip Hamlet News
ISLIP

Islip Rotary expected to help more food-insecure families this year

The coronavirus pandemic has resulted in food insecurity for millions of Americans. And that number includes Islip Town residents: Islip Rotary member Karen Sobel said the number of food-insecure …
ISLIP

Helping out this holiday

St. Mark’s Episcopal Church and Islip Rotary are rounding out 2020 with their fifth monthly food drive on Dec. 5.From 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., community members can drop off their nonperishable food …
ISLIP

In its second year, strings competition shifts online after COVID-19

Five gifted string players will vie for a $5,000 prize at the second annual Lillian and Maurice Barbash J.S. Bach Competition Tuesday, Dec. 1. Each finalist will perform a work composed by J.S. …
East Islip News
EAST ISLIP

City Fresh set to open

East Islip residents will have a new place to grab their holiday groceries this year. City Fresh Market, a fresh-food supermarket, is expected to open at the site of the former East Islip Village …
EAST ISLIP

Senior units coming to Hawthorne Ave in East Islip

The lot at the southwest corner of Hawthorne Avenue and Champlin Avenue in East Islip may be transformed into senior townhomes in the near future. The Islip Town Planning …
EAST ISLIP

Senior cottages coming to Hawthorne Ave in East Islip?

Public opinions on the potential Hawthorne Avenue senior townhomes were mixed at a Islip Town Planning Board meeting Wednesday, Oct. 14. Islip-based attorney Steve Bertolino and architect David …