Ozone Health Advisory for Tuesday, August 28, 2018

August 28th, 2018  The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation issued an ozone health advisory for Tuesday, August 28, for the  Long Island Region. Suffolk County Health Commissioner Dr. James Tomarken and Islip Town Supervisor Angie Carpenter advise that all residents, especially young children, seniors, those who exercise or are involved in strenuous outdoor work, and those with pre-existing respiratory or heart problems, limit strenuous outdoor activity. Ozone levels are often elevated after noon through early evening on hot, sunny days.

Air Quality Forecasts are available on the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation website at http://www.dec.ny.gov/cfmx/extapps/aqi/aqi_forecast.cfm

Information about ozone and health is available on the New York State Department of Health website:

http://www.health.ny.gov/environmental/outdoors/air/ozone.htm

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Town of Islip 2018 Rabies Vaccination Clinic

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August 27th, 2018 – The Town of Islip Animal Shelter & Adopt-a-Pet Center has announced the 2018 Rabies Vaccination Clinic, to be hosted Saturday, September 29th, from 9:00 am through 2:00 pm. Rain or shine, bring your pet to the front lawn of Town Hall West located at 401 Main Street in Islip to have your dogs, cats or ferrets vaccinated FREE of charge. Dog Licensing and microchipping will also be available for an additional fee. Please see the flyer below for more details.

Click HERE to view the 2018 Rabies Vaccination Clinic flyer.

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Bike Safety Rodeo!

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Islip In conjunction with the Suffolk County Sheriffs Office

August 27th, 2018 – Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs is calling all kids ages 3 to 10 years old, to the Greenbelt Recreation Center this Thursday, August 30th, for the Town of Islip Bike Safety Rodeo in conjunction with the Suffolk County Sheriffs Office. Riders will be taught how to safely navigate the roadways, the proper way to wear a bicycle helmet, hand signaling, bike steering and more. Admission is FREE! See the flyer above for more details.

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Bohemia Recreation Center "Crafternoon" Event

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August 27th, 2018 – Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs has announced the 2018 Bohemia Recreation Center Open House, to be hosted this Wednesday, August 29th, from 12pm - 3pm. Come meet your local community program leaders, tour the recreation center, learn about the many services available and register for programs. Crafts and activities will be available for kids. Call (631) 472-7037 for more details.

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Islip Summer Fun Series - Make a "Splash" at Date Night

A flyer announcing the presentation of romantic comedy Splash with Tom Hanks to be shown at the Islip Summer Fun Series Date Night this Tuesday, August 28th, 2018

August 24th, 2018 – After making a splash at the new Roberto Clemente Pool celebration this Monday, bring a date to the West Islip Marina on Tuesday, August 28th for an outdoor viewing of "Splash," the Tom Hanks classic rom-com. Be sure to grab a bite to eat at the on-site specialty food trucks, take part in trivia games, enjoy music and stay for the feature presentation. Admission is FREE!

Click HERE to view the full Islip Summer Fun series event list.

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Welcome to the New Roberto Clemente Park Pool


August 24th, 2018 – Town Supervisor Angie Carpenter and the Islip Town Board are proud to announce the reopening of the new, fully restored and reconstructed Roberto Clemente Pool in Brentwood. The renovation has been a long process, but thanks to the hard work of Town of Islip crews and patience from the community, the stunning new Olympic sized pool is now open for swimming. Watch the video above for a message from Islip Town Supervisor Angie Carpenter regarding the new pool, its many renovations and the new chapter that lies ahead.

Come celebrate the grand reopening this Monday, August 27th!

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Suffolk County Issues Ground Treatment for Mosquitoes

August 23rd, 2018  Weather permitting, the Suffolk County Department of Public Works is planning to treat sections of the following communities as part of its ongoing annual effort to control adult mosquitoes. Please review the below information to view how this treatment may be applied in or around our area.

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Family Fun Night - Roberto Clemente Pool Grand Opening

A flyer announcing the grand opening of the new Roberto Clemente Pool to be held on Monday August 28th, 2018 at Roberto Clemente Park in Brentwood

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August 22nd, 2018 – It's Family Fun Night this Monday, August 27th, as Islip Town Supervisor Angie Carpenter and the Islip Town Board invite one and all to the official grand opening of the new Roberto Clemente Community Pool!

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Suffolk County Health Issues Aerial Larvicide Notice

August, 22nd, 2018  The Suffolk County Department of Public Works’ Division of Vector Control plans to treat parts of the following marshes by helicopter to control mosquito larvae. Should weather conditions prevent completion of the work, it will be continued on the next suitable day. Please review the below information to see how this treatment may be applied in or around our area.

Time and date of the application: August 23--25, 2018, from 6:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Method of application:  Low altitude, granular application
Name of Pesticide: VectoPrime FG [Bti (Bacillus thuringiensis israelensis) & Altosid (Methoprene)] EPA# 73049-501
Approximate location(s):

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LIRR Double Track Project - Additional Weekday Track Outages

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August 20th, 2018 – The Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) continues ongoing track work and other construction in preparation for completion of the Double Track Project. To facilitate signal testing the weeks of August 20, and August 27, the Main Line track will be out of service during the overnights between Hicksville and Ronkonkoma. The LIRR Double Track Project will improve service and reliability on the LIRR’s Ronkonkoma Branch.

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Now Accepting Nominations for the 2018 Italian American Heritage Celebration

August 20th, 2018 – The Town of Islip is currently accepting nominations for its annual Celebration of Italian American Heritage. The Town will celebrate Italian American Heritage 2018 by honoring individuals of Italian descent who have made significant contributions to the Islip community through their professional or volunteer activity. The celebration will take place at the October Town Board meeting, to be held October 16th, 2018.

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  2. Islip Summer Fun Series - Country with a "Kick"
  3. Clear the Shelters Pet Adoption Event
  4. Islip Summer Fun Series - "Sing" at Talent Show
  5. The Beach Closure Issued for West Oaks Recreation Club Beach Has Been Lifted
  6. Paws for a Cause - Dog Fashion Show
  7. Suffolk County Issues Advisory against Bathing at 60 Beaches Due to Heavy Rainfall
  8. Suffolk County Public Works Issues Aerial Mosquito Larvicide Notice
  9. Islip Summer Fun Series - Classic Rock
  10. Ozone Health Advisory for Friday, August 10, 2018
  11. Seven New Mosquito Samples Test Positive for West Nile Virus
  12. Youth Bureau Hosts School Supply Drive
  13. Islip Summer Fun Series - Cars!
  14. LIRR Double Track Project - August 13th through 31st
  15. Rainfall-Related Beach Advisory Lifted
  16. Cultural Affairs Announces Summer Circus Camp 2018
  17. Suffolk County Health Issues Advisory Against Bathing at 35 Beaches
  18. LIRR Double Track Project - August 9th
  19. Suffolk County Announces Ground Spraying for Adult Mosquitoes
  20. Bay Beaches, Pools and Spray Park Hours Extended
  21. Supervisor Urges Precautions During Heat Wave
  22. Islip Summer Fun Series - Date Knight & Day
  23. 12 New Mosquito Samples Test Positive for West Nile Virus - Residents and vsitors are advised to take precautions
  24. Islip Summer Fun Series - Reduce! Reuse! Recycle! Robots!
  25. Teen Financial Fitness Program
  26. Islip Summer Fun Series - Jazz & Blues Date Night
  27. Islip Summer Fun Series - Science Fun, For Everyone
  28. LIRR Double Track Project - August 1st *CANCELED*
  29. LIRR Double Track Project - Month of August
  30. Islip Summer Fun Series - Date Night "Oldies"
  31. 'Short Flight. Long Island' Campaign Raises Awareness for Travelers in Baltimore-Washington D.C.
  32. Islip Summer Fun Series Relocated Monday, July 23rd
  33. Supervisor Carpenter Reports: Town Lifeguards Keep Watchful Eye as Bathing Returns to Normal
  34. Roberto Clemente Park Pool Reaches Homestretch
  35. Islip Summer Fun Series - Christmas in July!
  36. "Date Night" Canceled Due to Weather Forecasts
  37. Islip Summer Fun Series - Date Night Rom-Com
  38. Islip Summer Fun Series - Under the Sea
  39. Children's Financial Fitness Program
  40. Islip Summer Fun Series - Date Night Concert
  41. Islip Summer Fun Series - Jedi Training Academy
  42. Senior Advocates Program Offers Independence
  43. LIRR Double Track Project - Ronkonkoma
  44. Supervisor Urges Taking Precautions During Heat Wave
  45. Town Extends Weekend Lifeguard/Pool Hours
  46. Summer Fun Series Kicks Off July 2nd
  47. Town of Islip Accepting Nominations for 2018 Hispanic Heritage Celebration
  48. Summer Fun Series to Start in July
  49. Falls Prevention Workshop for Our Mature Adults
  50. In Memory of Former Supervisor Frank R. Jones