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Monday | Patch.com
The hotly debated CVS proposal in West Islip will be the focus of a public hearing Thursday night before the Islip Town Zoning Board as the applicant, First Hartford Realty Corp., seeks a zone change from Resident B and Business 1 to all Business 1, as well as a special permit to operate a freestanding retail use that is larger than 10,000 square ... (more)
Should states lower the drinking age to 18?
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West Islip residents who suspect illegal activity at a nearby home, or suspicious traffic in a neighborhood are advised to note as much information as possible, such as days, times, car descriptions and share that information immediately with the police.
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The West Islip School District Legislative Action Committee is asking taxpayers to help lobby state lawmakers to repeal the Gap Elimination Adjustment which district leaders say is negatively impacting state aid allotments.
It seems more than a few West Islip residents aren't very hopeful that proposed speed changes on Higbie Lane and Udall Road will slow down drivers and increase safety.
The following information was supplied by the Suffolk County Police Department. A criminal charge is only an accusation, and does not indicate convictions.
A Long Island woman has been cited after police said she severely neglected two pit bulls and left them chained to a tree in her yard.
The West Islip School District, citing the snowy weather and the potential for icing, is cancelling all afternoon and evening activities for Tuesday, according to a post on its website.
Islip officials are considering reducing speed limits in three areas on two busy West Islip roads, Higbie Lane and Udall Road, and are slated to set public hearings on the proposed traffic code amendments at its Tuesday meeting.
Suffolk Legis. John M. Kennedy wants the county to cancel its contract with the operator of 96-family shelter in Hauppauge.
A registered sex offender who had been living on Higbie Lane, across from the former Westbrook Elementary School, has relocated to Nassau County, according to an e-alert issued Monday by the New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services.
New York State Police have identified the female driver who died after her car veered off the Southern State Parkway Friday night in West Islip.