Crime
Exploring costs of body-worn cameras for SCPD

Suffolk County legislators are making progress on the effort to equip countypolice officers with body cameras. County legislators approved a resolution Sept. 17 that will allow the Suffolk County …

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SUFFOLK COUNTY

Kate Browning announces Legislative run

Today, former Legislator Kate Browning announced a campaign run in an effort to return to the 3rd Legislative District seat. Her announcement came after Suffolk County Legis. Rudy Sunderman …

EXCLUSIVE: Brookhaven Town Ashfill site not recommended

The Town of Brookhaven Ad-Hoc Committee for Solid Waste Disposal has sent over their reccomendations for review by the Supervisor. The Long Island Advance got …
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BROOKHAVEN TOWN

A rough storm with promises for better plowing

Brookhaven Town was hit by a nor’easter earlier this month, leaving a foot of snow in its wake. There have been two more snowfalls since then, including one last week. That winter …
SHIRLEY

Students stay fit through William Floyd Learning Center's NYRR club

Students at the William Floyd Learning Center have been participating in the Rising New York Road Runners (NYRR) club activities as a way to improve their physical fitness and learn new ways to stay …
SUFFOLK COUNTY

How the state budget affects you

With a $15 billion deficit in the 2022 budget for the state following the pan- demic, New York is now in a prayer position for the federal government to provide the lacking funds. In what is …

Sunderman steps down; dems eye Kate Browning

Suffolk County Legislator Rudy Sunderman (R-Mastic-Shirley) announced that he would be stepping down as of March 21 to pursue a career in the fire/ems field as the Suffolk County Fire Academy …
School news
MASTIC BEACH

William Floyd artist wins yearbook cover design

“Build Your Own Legacy” is the theme for the 2021 high school yearbook. William Floyd High School senior artist, Wahca-Waste Win, has been selected as this year’s yearbook cover …
WILLIAM-FLOYD SCHOOL DISTRICT

Student recognized by NYS for service initiatives

A fifth-grade student at Moriches Elementary School, has been selected as New York State’s top “middle level” youth volunteer for 2021 by the Prudential Spirit of Community …
SHIRLEY

Game-day ready

Fourteen-year-old Shirley resident Donovan Codrington has been prepping for Super Bowl his entire life. Maybe some of his love for the game of football came from being named after Philadelphia …
Suffolk County news
SUFFOLK COUNTY

Legislation passes to combat reckless biking in Suffolk

The Suffolk County Legislature has approved legislation sponsored by Legislator Rudy Sunderman to address the issues surrounding reckless biking in Suffolk County. A Local Law to Prevent Reckless …
SUFFOLK COUNTY

The aftermath of the storm

Residents in Suffolk County are returning to normalcy after a hazardous nor’easter struck the area Monday and left over a foot of snow along some parts of the South Shore.The winter storm …
SUFFOLK COUNTY

Legis. Rob Calarco’s 2021 vision

The year 2021 will be burnished in residents’ memories for a lot of reasons, the big one being the COVID crisis.Legislator and presiding officer Rob Calarco (D-Patchogue) discussed the …
Suffolk County

New congressman attends inauguration

Last Wednesday, as Democrat Presi- dent Joe Biden was being sworn in, newly elected congressman Andrew Garbarino (R-Bay- COUNTY port) watched the proceedings on seats spaced across the West …
Brookhaven Town

According to Deloitte Global, nearly 70 percent  of women who have experienced COVID-19 related disruptions in their lives are concerned about their ability to progress in their …

In an effort to support local municipality recycling, the Town of Brookhaven is seeking support for legislation that would allow for alternative uses of recycled glass, including pulverized glass to …
Supervisor Ed Romaine and his admin- istration have set goals for 2021, including land preservation, BROOKHAVEN waste management, renewable energy and maintaining a taxpayer-friendly budget. …
Brookhaven supervisor Ed Romaine is pleased to report that Moody’s Investor Services has re-affirmed the Town of Brookhaven’s AAA credit rating. In addition, Standard & Poor’s …