Islip

Alexander F. Yuan / AP

After a three-week hearing, a federal judge is expected to rule soon on whether to block the town of Islip from holding primaries in June.

Courtesy of Pexels

The Town of Islip on Long Island is educating residents about safe recycling habits after gunpowder exploded in a recycling truck in August and another homeowner tried to recycle a bottle of muriatic acid, which is used to clean concrete. Islip’s recycling plant had to be evacuated.

LI's MacArthur Airport May Become Superfund Site

Feb 1, 2018

New York State environmental officials listed MacArthur Airport as a possible Superfund site after they detected high chemical compound levels in nearby wells.

Heartland Town Square

The Islip Town Board will meet next week to vote on a zoning change that could mark the final hurdle for the Heartland Town Square project.

Don Ryan / AP

New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman says there is $21 million in new funds to help land banks purchase vacant and abandoned properties, sometimes known as "zombie homes."

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