DOUBLE DUTY – Honoring Highway Patrol Officer Tom Joy

DOUBLE DUTY – Honoring Highway Patrol Officer Tom Joy

In celebration of Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month (April), the Suffolk County Asian American Advisory Board is recognizing our very own Highway Patrol Officer, Tom Joy, as their 2017 Distinguished and Highly Accomplished Asian American Professional. Officer Joy is not only an accomplished Suffolk… Read More ›

Getting Your Garden  Ready for Spring

Getting Your Garden Ready for Spring

Nothing defines Spring like a garden. Gardens are as individual as people and there is a large variety of flowers, vegetables and herbs that one can grow in a garden. So let’s get planting and preparing for a season of color, beauty, fragrance, and healthy produce,… Read More ›

Protect Your Family from Lyme Disease This Spring

Protect Your Family from Lyme Disease This Spring

For many of us, the arrival of spring could not have come too soon. The trees and flowers are blossoming and the air is filled with chirping birds and the smell of neighborhood barbecues. Symptoms of Lyme Disease: The Mayo Clinic lists the following symptoms… Read More ›

Family-Friendly Passover and Easter Snack Recipes

Family-Friendly Passover and Easter Snack Recipes

As families across Long Island prepare to celebrate Passover and Easter Sunday, pantries will be stocking up with the essential holiday goodies. Snacks and goodies for Easter are abundant, delicious and universally enjoyed by adults and children alike. We chose a couple of unique snacks… Read More ›

Honoring Our Heroes – The Silver Shield Award

Honoring Our Heroes – The Silver Shield Award

The Suffolk County Police Benevolent Association Silver Shield Award is presented to those Police Officers who have distinguished themselves in the line of duty while serving the citizens of  Suffolk County and the Suffolk County Police Department. On April 7th, 2017 the Silver Shield Award will… Read More ›

Memorial May – A Hero for All Time

Memorial May – A Hero for All Time

Steven McDonald, the NYPD detective best known for forgiving a teenage gunman who left him paralyzed in 1986, suffered a heart attack and died this year on January 10th. He was a hero who never gave into self-pity or resentment. Instead, he lived a fulfilling… Read More ›

The Suffolk County Police Department Chaplains

The Suffolk County Police Department Chaplains

Police work has challenges and stresses that most other professions or work environments do not. In any given day a police officer can deal with deeply disturbing violent crimes, deaths or tragedies of some kind. It is not uncommon for police officers to bear witness… Read More ›

Remembering the Meaning of the Holiday

Remembering the Meaning of the Holiday

Martin Luther King Jr. Day was first proposed as a federal holiday four-days after Dr. King was assassinated. It would take another 15-years for the third Monday of January to officially become the American federal holiday we now call Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. The… Read More ›

ST. PATRICK’S DAY PARADE

ST. PATRICK’S DAY PARADE

SPOTLIGHT ON THE 2017 GRAND MARSHALL The New York City St. Patrick’s Day Parade, which began in 1762, marches up Manhattan, NYs Fifth Avenue every year on March 17th in honor of St. Patrick, the Patron Saint of Ireland and of the Archdiocese of New… Read More ›

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The Canine Unit – An Unbreakable Bond with Man’s Best Friend

The Canine Unit – An Unbreakable Bond with Man’s Best Friend

October 25, 2017 0 comments

This past June, the Suffolk County Police Department introduced seven new members to the force – but these dedicated “officers” come with four legs each. They are the latest dogs to join the Suffolk County Police Department’s Canine Unit. The seven dogs, all European-bred German… Read More ›

R&K Wireless

R&K Wireless

December 3, 2015 0 comments

  R&K is a family-operated business.  The principals have full, hands-on involvement in the operation of their stores and are assisted by their sons, Raj, Karan and Dave. R&K Wireless not only provides exceptional customer service but also the best deals in town. R&K Wireless… Read More ›

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Gallett Air

Gallett Air

December 4, 2015 0 comments

GallettAir Heating and Air Conditioning Inc. was established in 1983.  With locations in West Babylon and Hampton Bays NY. GallettAir Inc. provides professional service and installations of central air- conditioning and heating systems for commercial and residentail establishments. We specialize in comprehensive parts and labor… Read More ›

Monster Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu & MMA

Monster Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu & MMA

March 27, 2015 0 comments

We are a top notch martial arts and fitness facility located in the Smithtown NY area.  Whether your goals are to get involved in the martial arts as a beginner, a seasoned professional, or just to get in great shape through our group fitness or… Read More ›

YMCA

YMCA

March 27, 2015 0 comments

Our Cause Defines Us We know that lasting personal and social change comes about when we all work together. That’s why, at the Y, strengthening community is our cause. Every day, we work side-by-side with our neighbors to make sure that everyone, regardless of age,… Read More ›