Central Islip-based group coordinating Mexican quake relief

October 2, 2017 by  

Adelante, a non-profit organization based in Central Islip, is coordinating efforts to help survivors of the earthquake that hit central Mexico recently.

The drive is to [Read more]

Soccer facility gets the okay

September 29, 2017 by  

A long-awaited soccer complex is on the way to becoming reality, thanks to a recent decision by the Islip Town Board to allow the developer to follow a PILOT (payments in lieu of taxes) program the [Read more]

Roberto Clemente Park reopens

August 10, 2017 by  

A local park has reopened with several improvements in place, including renovated basketball courts, a baseball field, picnic area, and playground, as well as a new multipurpose field.

In 2014, it was [Read more]

Suffolk County institutes veterans’ traffic court

July 26, 2017 by  

Veterans of the U.S. military who live in Suffolk County and who are cited for traffic violations now have a day dedicated to their court [Read more]

Islip to hold second vote on animal shelter bond

June 20, 2017 by  

The Islip Town Board voted against a bond that would raise funds for a new animal shelter [Read more]

Heartland project loses support

May 9, 2017 by  

In late April, the Brentwood School District presented a report that discussed the probable impact of the Heartland Town Square on the community. Based on that, members of the schoolboard voted to withdraw their support from the [Read more]

Long Island airport undertakes media campaign

April 8, 2017 by  

Long Island MacArthur Airport has recently revealed a media campaign to launch the facility’s new slogan, a new website, and a five-year strategy to increase airline capacity.

Most airports and airlines act independently to [Read more]

Heartland Town Square project moves forward

March 22, 2017 by  

The Town of Islip has created a special webpage where residents can make comments about the proposed Heartland Town Square, a project that has been in the works for years.

A final vote on the development is [Read more]

Job fairs scheduled for Islip area

February 20, 2017 by  

Islip Town’s Department of Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Affairs is planning job fairs for young adults and teens who are looking for part-time jobs, or who want summer work.

The events will allow [Read more]

Luxury bus line back in business soon

January 26, 2017 by  

A bus system that ceased operations last year will be back in business soon, giving riders a luxurious way of getting from Manhattan to the Hamptons, and is likely to serve Central Islip, New York.
According to an article in Newsday, Hampton Luxury Liner, a bus service, and its sister company, Classic Coach, were acquired by M&V Limousines Ltd., based in Commack.

M&V president Mark Vigliante says he plans to [Read more]

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