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The Long Island Nets basketball team hosted the first Town of Islip Night on Wednesday, Jan. 15 at NYCB …
For the past eight years, I have had the distinct honor and privilege to represent the Seventh Legislative District, and at the beginning of this year I was sworn in to serve my fifth term. But I …
As cold winter nights push us to stay home, break up the snow-driven monotony with Long Island Restaurant Week, hosted throughout Nassau and Suffolk from Sunday, Jan. 26 through Sunday, Feb. …
Sayville News

Suffolk County Police Fifth Precinct sergeants and police officers rescued three pigs that escaped from a trailer on Sunrise Highway this morning. Suffolk County Police Fifth Precinct Sergeant …

On Monday, Jan. 6, board members of the Sayville Village Improvement Society, along with members of the American Association of University Women, dedicated two plaques commemorating the beginning of …
The best way to describe Eileen Tyznar’s role in the community would be “fairy godmother.” As someone who has enough titles to fill the calendars of at least five other …
Bayport News

Following a contentious board of education meeting in November surrounding a proposal to cluster elementary grades—known as the Princeton Plan, where all students in the district in the same …

On Sunday, Jan. 5 at the Sayville Republican Club, located on Main Street in Sayville, Legis. Anthony Piccirillo gathered with his supporters for his inauguration by former assemblyman and current …
Giving back to the community that has grown and supported them, Momo’s Too pub owner, Rich Comunale, and Island Life apparel proprietor, Bill Davis, wanted to make Christmas extra special this …
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Arts
REVIEW

Review: Season 3 of 'The Crown' on Netflix

As the announcement of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s desire to scale back on royal life continues to capture the press, Netflix’s “The Crown” gives us some intel into how a …
SAYVILLE

Young photographer captures reality in bold moments

The greatest gift to any artist is an audience. One of the hardest challenges to being an artist is staying an artist because the passion tends to die without anyone reinforcing the work. Ryan …
REVIEW

Cats: A Purr-fect holiday movie

I hate musicals. I hate the super-candied-Lea-Michele voices of ingénues as they embark on some ridiculous journey for puppy love. I hate the boring sex jokes. I even hate the …
Hometown Heroes
BLUE POINT

Blue Point senior earns rank of Eagle Scout

This past November, Frank Bollerman rose to the rank of Eagle Scout as a member of Bayport Troop 130. Joining three other men in his family, Frank is the fourth Eagle Scout in the Bollerman clan to …

Christmas cookies at Crickets in Sayville

Santa Claus came for a picture-perfect visit to the old-English-style pub, Crickets, with the help of the Greater Sayville Chamber of Commerce and Douglas Elliman Realtors. For over 20 years, …

Union members volunteer to renovate veterans’ hall

When the Veterans of Foreign Wars Hall 433 needed to have their attic stairs and door repaired, they only had to look next door to the Sayville Community Ambulance for help. Frank Sinisi, 56, a …