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Arrest Report: Driving While Intoxicated, Drug Possession
The following information was supplied by the Suffolk County Police Department. A criminal charge is only an accusation, and does not indicate convictions.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Help Wanted: Boston Market Manager, Assistant Teacher
For those seeking work in the area - or those who are looking for a new job, or even a second job - here is a list of local job openings.
Bolshoi dancer gets 6 years for attack on director
In Suffolk Cnty road construction. right lane closed on The Southern St Pkwy WB between Sagtikos Pkwy/X41a and Robert Moses Causeway/X40 in West Islip In Suffolk Cnty road construction.
Cops: Man stole debit card, robbed home
Surveillance video and other evidence led police to arrest a Lindenhurst man early Tuesday in separate crimes committed in October and November.
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 .
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Suicide Save, Burglaries and Stranger Danger Top News in November
November was a busy news month in West Islip, with a series of home burglaries concerning residents as well as an amazing job by Suffolk Police in saving a woman intent on jumping off the Robert Moses bridge.
Police: Homeless man stole, crashed SUV
A homeless man was arrested for allegedly stealing a sport utility vehicle and crashing it into several parked cars in Lindenhurst, police said.
'Frostbite racing' sails on frigid LI waters
Members of the Babylon Yacht Club participate in the annual "Frostbite" racing season in the Great South Bay.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Christmas In Little Italy to Begin 12/7 with Tree Lighting
The Little Italy Merchants Association will begin its 13th Annual Christmas in Little Italy celebration on Saturday, December 7, 2013 at 6:30 PM with a gala Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony in the Patio of Most Precious Blood Church, 109 Mulberry Street, between Canal and Hester Streets.
Don't Miss: West Islip Community Tree Lighting Dec. 1
The West Islip Chamber of Commerce, along with the American Legion and West Islip Beautification Committee will hold the annual tree lighting event on Dec. 1 at the triangle of Higbie and Udall at 4:30 p.m. All are welcome and invited to attend and enjoy the kick-off the holiday season.
Hot off the press
One day in East Hampton in about 1960, the Pop artist Larry Rivers introduced Jasper Johns to a Russian-Jewish A©migrA© named Tatyana Grosman, the somewhat unlikely founder of the printer Universal Limited Art Editions, or ULAE.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
What's Open on Thanksgiving in West Islip
Unlike Christmas Day, where most shops and retailers are closed, Thanksgiving is nearly a typical workday for many food stores and convenience retailers.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
West Islip WWII Vet Honored For Military Service
Local legislators and lawmakers gathered this past week to honor a 49-year West Islip resident, S/Sgt Frank McLoughlin, 91, for his dedication and military service accomplishments.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
West Islip Residents Support Increased Traffic Law Enforcement
A local lawmaker's efforts to make Udall Road and Higbie Lane safer for motorists and pedestrians sparked feedback from West Islip residents who are clearly fed up with traffic congestion and dangerous car manuevers on both roads.
Storm moving east, threatens holiday travel
In Patchogue road construction. left lane closed on Sunrise Hwy Service Rd EB approaching CO Hwy 83/Ocean Ave and to Hwy 112/Medford Ave in East Patchogue In Patchogue road construction.
Helping Hands: Thanks For Making West Islip Food Drive So Successful
Written by Jennifer Gallozzi. The Helping Hands Thanksgiving Drive enabled us to share donated baked goods, food, baskets, homemade centerpieces, certificates and mostly your holiday spirit and caring to many local families and folks.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Police Investigating West Islip Stranger Danger Incidents
Suffolk Police are investigating the two stranger danger incidents in West Islip school district this month, though the initial incident had yet to be formally reported to the police as of late last week.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Blog Roundup: Church Collects 165 Operation Christmas Child Boxes
Patch bloggers take time out of their busy days to let you know about some things going on in their neck of the woods.
CVS Moves Forward, Plea Deal in Gaffney Case, Reptiles Rule in West Islip
It's been a very busy week given pre-holiday events happening, town actions and local West Islip activities.