2 hrs ago
Shell Casing Found at Commack Middle School
Security was on high alert Wednesday at Commack Middle School after a student found an empty ammunition shell casing in the building's hallway that morning.
11 hrs ago
Here's How to See International Space Station Flying Over Commack
Written by Todd Richissin Not all that long ago, anything like the International Space Station was reserved for science fiction and drug highs.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Where to Get a Christmas Tree in Kings Park
It's the holiday season, and time to start thinking about putting up a Christmas tree.
Commack Breakfast Reopens
When Fedden, 29, was killed in a car crash in July, Commack Breakfast, where the former owner had worked since he was 16, shut its doors.
21 Heroes Needed! Please Help Support a Local Teacher's Students With Disabilities
Hi all! I am a Commack resident and graduate presently working as a special education teacher in the Bronx.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Commack Library Gets Healthy Vending Machine
A healthy snack can be hard to find in a vending machine, but the Commack Public Library is stepping up to give patrons a nutritious boost.
Snake used to rescue kitten from drainpipe
It took a snake to rescue an 8-week-old tiger-striped kitten from a drainage pipe behind a strip mall in Commack early Wednesday.
Coming Up: Chanukkah Party; Book Fair
Happy Monday, Commack. Still in a Thanksgiving food coma? Here's a quick look at activities coming up in town to get you moving again.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
On The Boards: U.S. Marines Unload Turkeys, Pajama Program Visits Head Start
This past week, there have been a number of announcements on our community boards, which can be accessed here .
Thu Nov 28, 2013
What Are You Thankful For?
Here at Patch, we're thankful for all of our readers and contributors who have helped make Commack Patch a place for community.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Kitten rescued from Commack drainage pipe
An 8-week-old kitten was rescued from a drainage pipe behind a strip mall in Commack after four hours of work by two employees of Roto-Rooter Plumbing & Drain Services in Farmingdale.
Bitcoin Thefts Surge, DDoS Hackers ...
Cryptographic currency's massive rise in value leads to a corresponding increase in online heists by criminals seeking easy paydays.
Arrest Report: Burglaries, Cocaine
The following information was supplied by the Suffolk County Police Department. A criminal charge is only an accusation, and does not indicate convictions.
Commack's Carly Aquilino Helps Shelter Animals During Holidays
Commack graduate turned MTV star Carly Aquilino, who is a cast member on the channel's "Girl Code," is looking to help pets in need of a home this holiday season with a fundraiser for Long Island's North Shore Animal League.
Winds, flooding impact commute on getaway day
The strong gusting winds courtesy of a coastal storm on getaway day before Thanksgiving made driving a handful Wednesday morning, with motorists fighting at times to stay in their assigned travel lanes.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Commack High School May Drop Two Marking Periods
Commack High School students may see less report cards next year as administrators consider going from six marking periods to four.
Legislators table Hauppauge homeless shelter defunding decision despite continued protests
Hauppauge residents' concerns about a homeless shelter that has added 10 children to a district school are prompting a Suffolk lawmaker to push for legislation to end the county's agreement with the shelter.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Commack BOE Calls on State to Reduce High-Stakes Testing
The Commack Board of Education passed a resolution Nov. 21, calling on Gov. Andrew Cuomo and New York State Education Commissioner John King to reduce "excessive" high-stakes standardized testing and re-examine the state's Annual Professional Performance Review assessments.
Coming Up: Kerry Rose Foundation 5K; Thanksgiving
Happy Thanksgiving week, Commack! Before we all get into holiday-mode, here's a look at what's coming up this week in town: Kerry Rose Foundation 5K The Kerry Rose Foundation, which was created to honor a Commack graduate who was killed in a fire, will hold a 5-kilometer trail run Saturday at Hoyt Farm Nature Preserve to raise awareness of safety ... (more)