Buoy #5, secured.

Raven Taylor and Jon Dignon had to rescue the #5 buoy this morning. Both men tied it up and notified the Coast Guard. If you are a boater, you can appreciate the effort. Additionally, it is a safety hazard when a buoy this size is “rolling” around in the Shore! Thank you for calling the […]

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April 21, 2019

“Earthquake” Strikes South of Long Island

Publication: The Southampton PressBy Valerie Gordon  Apr 9, 2019 4:15 PM A magnitude 3.0 earthquake was reported approximately 33 miles southeast of Southampton on Tuesday morning. The tremor was recorded at 7:22 a.m., according to a preliminary report from the United States Geological Survey. The quake’s epicenter—or point of origin— was roughly 41 miles southeast […]

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April 9, 2019

Dead whale found with 40 kilograms of plastic bags in its stomach

By Matthew Robinson, CNN Updated 8:55 AM ET, Mon March 18, 2019 Darrell Blatchley, above, found around 40 kilograms of rice sacks, grocery bags, banana plantation bags and general plastic bags in the stomach of the whale. (CNN) A young whale whose carcass washed up in the Philippines died of “dehydration and starvation” after consuming […]

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March 18, 2019

Old Inlet Breach

Ever since the Hurricane Sandy, the Old Inlet Breach has been changing each season. It could look completely different within 24 hours! Here is an update and several pictures along with a video… Breach is about 60 yards wide at its lowest point Photos: E. Noll

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February 16, 2019

Smith Point Lifeguard training course dates announced

Our 2019 Smith Point Lifeguard training course starts on Saturday 3/16/2019 from 1pm-4pm at Suffolk Community College in Brentwood. Please arrive 15 minutes early to process your paperwork. Candidates will need to bring : ID with their date of birth on it plus swimming and running attire. There will be no fee for this course. […]

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February 10, 2019

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Mariusz Borkowski named the 2018 NYS AHPERD Suffolk Zone, Secondary Physical Education Teacher of the Year.

January 17th, 2019. From L to R, Toni Borkowski, Mariusz Borkowski and Mr. and Mrs. Borkowski (West Sayville Country Club) The Teacher of the Year Award honors individuals for excellence in teaching and overall performance in the disciplines of physical education at the elementary, middle, and secondary levels, adapted physical education, health education at the […]

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January 22, 2019

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The Lunar Eclipse and Supermoon: How to Watch It Tonight

You don’t really need to call it a “Super Blood Wolf Moon.” A total lunar eclipse over Lucerne, Switzerland, last summer. The only total lunar eclipse of 2019 will be visible on Sunday night in North and South America.CreditCreditChristian Merz/KEYSTONE, via Associated Press By Nicholas St. Fleur Jan. 20, 2019 Skygazers across the Western Hemisphere will […]

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January 21, 2019

New Hawaiian Airlines in-flight video offers ocean safety message

(Image: Na Kama Kai) January 15, 2019 at 1:41 PM HST – Updated January 15 at 1:43 PM HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) – Hawaiian Airlines and a Hawaii non-profit have teamed up to raise awareness about ocean safety among visitors with new in-flight videos. Nā Kama Kai is an Oahu based non-profit dedicated to connecting keiki with […]

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January 18, 2019