A Message from the Supervisor

“Welcome to Islip, the 3rd largest town in New York State, but with an endearing small town feel. We are so proud of our town…our beaches, golf courses, marinas, parks, housing opportunities for all, businesses, industrial parks, healthcare and educational institutions including our own Islip MacArthur Airport that provides many job opportunities. I sincerely hope you find this website helpful.” Angie

Town Officials gather around the Town Menorah

December 21st, 2022 The Town of Islip conducted its annual Menorah Lighting Monday evening, hosted by Islip Town Supervisor, Angie Carpenter and Rabbi Shimon Stillerman of Chabad of Islip.

WATCH NOW: Islip Community Shares in Joy of Town Menorah Lighting

Dozens of members from the community attended the celebration, which included the Rabbi's message that just as the light of the Hanukkah candles illuminate a dark menorah, we as human beings have the power to turn dark times into light.

In attendance for the celebration were Councilman John Cochrane; Councilman Jorge Guadron; Town Clerk, Olga Murray; Receiver of Taxes, Andy Whittman; Deputy Commissioner, Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs, Dierdre Whalberg along with Parks and Recreation staff. Special 'Thank you' to Rabbi Stillerman and his wife Zeldy for the delicious latkes and donuts.

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