Jul 28, 2014
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News Nearby: Three Village Students Mourning Classmate's Death

Candlelight walk held to remember Stony Brook teen who died in his home.

News Nearby: Three Village Students Mourning Classmate's Death

Three Village

Grief counselors are available for students, family and staff members who may seek counseling until 2 p.m. on Tuesday at Murphy Junior High School following the death of an eighth-grade student at his home last weekend.

A candlelight walk was also held Friday night to remember the student as hundreds of students and community members gathered to mourn the death of Stony Brook teen Andrew Murphy.


Port Jefferson

Port Jefferson and the village's Economic Development Council have partnered with the New York Marine Trade Association to bring a two-day event to the village that will celebrate its maritime heritage and vibrant boating culture.



The and the Smithtown Teachers Association have agreed on a new contract, ending two years of negotiations.

The new contract is a five-year agreement with an average annual salary increase of .7 percent over the length of the contract.



A woman was airlifted to Stony Brook University Medical Center Friday evening after she lost control of her car and ran into a telephone pole support wire.

According to police, Mary Hattorff, 48, was driving south on the Northville Turnpike when she lost control of her car, drove into a  - which was knocked to the ground after a fire was  and continued to hit the wire.


North Fork

Despite a snafu that currently leaves no money for the village's parks, the public had few comments regarding the 2012-2013 tentative spending plan.

held a budget hearing on Thursday evening at the with few village residents in attendance. Only two residents made any comments on the tentative budget.

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