SUFFOLK COUNTY
‘Oz’ lands standing ovation
With many iterations, origin stories, and sequels, “The Wizard of Oz” has its own world of fan fiction, but nothing beats …
Read More
Seventh heaven: Flashes were ‘golden’ for their seventh-time LIC win
Thanksgiving weekend 2022 was the 30th anniversary of the Long Island Championship. It was also the third time that the Sayville …
Read More
Local Girl Scout wins Light Show contest
Girl Scouts of Suffolk County (GSSC) are excited to announce the winners of the Girl Scout Holiday Light Show Display Contest. Daisy …
Read More
Sayville

Sayville shines with small business!

For Small Business Saturday, over 70 stores and restaurants along Main Street in West Sayville through Sayville participated in the the annual, old-fashioned trolley-ride stops that have come to …

Parade highlights community contributions

Starting off the Miracle on Main event was the annual parade that showcased community groups from the area in holiday attire. Fire departments, civic associations, Girl Scout and Boy Scout troops, …

Magical memories made at Miracle on Main

The 16th annual Miracle on Main was held on Saturday, Nov. 26 and attended by thousands of festivalgoers. Encompassing all things merry and bright, there were activities for every member of the …
Bayport
SPORTS

‘Unselfish football’

The Bayport-Blue Point varsity football team is the 2022 Long Island Champions for Division IV after they dominated the game against Nassau contender North Shore High School, on Friday, Nov. 26 at …

Bayport-Blue Point wins Suffolk County Championship!

Following an undefeated regular and playoff season, the BBP Phantoms varsity football team won the Suffolk County Championship in their division against the John Glenn Knights.With a final score of …

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 …
Food & Drink
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 …
Read More
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 …
Read More
Annual senior fall ball returns after pandemic hiatus
Islip Town supervisor Angie Carpenter joined residents ages 60 and up for a memorable afternoon of dining and dancing as the Town of …
Read More
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 …
Read More
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 …
Read More
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 …
Read More
School News

Sayville wins 16th Suffolk County Championship!

With a killer, undefeated season, Sayville varsity football beat Westhampton Beach on Thursday, Nov. 17, for the Suffolk County Championship in their division. “They were great opponent for …

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
On Thursday, Nov. 17, the Bay Shore Historical Society hosted special guest Harrison Hunt, who gave a presentation about Long Island and the Civil War. Hunt, a retired history museum curator, taught …
With doctor intuition and nurse care, 12-year-old Madison Biehner, of Blue Point, may have saved the life of 9-year-old Danny Harrison, also of Blue Point, after a bicycle accident left the latter …
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 …
X