From Lindenhurst: Lindy Cares Clean-Up Sweeps Up the Streets
The Lindenhurst Cares Coalition's "Clean Sweep" went off without a hitch on Sunday, even as cloudy skies loomed overhead.
Over 100 volunteers, including everyone from children to adults and village trustees to this Patch editor, came out to help in the effort to clean-up the village's streets.
From Half Hollow Hills: Set Down the Keys, Share a Ride
Let someone else do the driving.
That's the suggestion behind 511NY Rideshare’s 2013 Carpool Challenge, which Huntington Supervisor Frank Petrone is suggesting for town employees. The program says that employees who agree to complete at least four round trips in a calendar month before Nov. 30. They have to get to and from work by means other than driving themselves alone.
From West Islip: West Islip Firefighter Suffers Minor Injuries Battling House Fire
A West Islip firefighter was treated and released from Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center after suffering minor injuries while fighting a house fire on Toomey Road last Friday, according to West Islip Fire Department Chief Blaise Gemellaro.