19 hrs ago
5 Ways to Give More This Holiday Season
The warmth and joy of the Christmas season comes from the sharing of gifts and gathering around a table with family and friends - not all are so fortunate.
19 hrs ago
Kings Park Board of Ed to Vote on High-Stakes Testing Resolution
Kings Park Board of Education will decide whether it will join with other school districts across Long Island in formally taking a stance against the state's high-stakes testing and other mandates under the new Common Core curriculum.
23 hrs ago
Smithtown Town Board to Vote on Whisper Landing Proposal
Smithtown Town Board will vote on Tuesday afternoon on the findings of an environmental review for the proposed Whisper Landing and zoning permits its needs to move forward.
New Suffolk lawmaker backtracks on retirement date
Incoming Suffolk County Legis. Rob Trotta has backtracked from his plan to retire as a county police detective one day after the New Year -- a move that would have allowed him to increase his vacation time payout by several thousand dollars.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Kings Park Board of Ed, Winter Concerts this Week in Kings Park
Monday Night Football Don't miss it as Baltimore take on Detroit this Monday at 8 p.m. at Main St. Pub in Kings Park.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Kings Park Family Thanks Park View Community for Donations After Fire
A Kings Park family who lost their home to a fire on Sunday are thankful for their community, and now asking them to help others.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Has Kings Park Been Divided By the Barrett Fundraiser Controversy?
After Kings Park Board of Education Trustee Liz Barrett has handed in her resignation to the school district on Tuesday, Kings Park Patch readers are attempting to rally for the unifications of a community seemingly split in two following than 12 months of controversy.
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Park View Seeks Donations to Help Kings Park Family After Fire
The Park View community is hoping to pull together to help give a Kings Park family a happy holiday season after losing their home to fire.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Liz Barrett Resigns From Kings Park Board of Education
Kings Park Board of Education Trustee Liz Barett has given her resignation to the school district after standing at the center of a community controversy for the past four months.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Early Dismissal for Kings Park Students on Tuesday
Kings Park students will be dismissed from school early on Tuesday as snow falls across the area.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Tree Lighting Full of Holiday Spirit in Veterans Plaza
Hot cocoa kept off the cold as holiday carols rang through the air, as all Kings Park children waited anxiously to see when Santa Claus would arrive.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Fast-moving home fire injures two in Kings Park
The Kings Park Fire Department responded to a working house fire at 17 Eugene Drive in Kings Park.
Last Chance to See The Nutcracker in Kings Park
If you have visions of sugar plums dancing in your head, don't miss the opportunity to catch a local performance of The Nutcracker.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Paving of Kings Park Hike & Bike Trail Extension Moves Forward
The Kings Park Hike & Bike extension should be getting the gift of new concrete this year as work to pave the extension to Main Street moves forward.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Smithtown awards bid for road-widening project
Smithtown town officials have awarded a contract for more than $200,000 in road improvements at Edgewood and Landing avenues in the hamlet of Smithtown.
Kings Park Board of Ed Looks to Take Stand on High-Stakes Testing
Kings Park Board of Education is willing to consider joining a growing number of school districts in making a public statement against "high-stakes testing" and other educational mandates under the state's new Common Core curriculum.
Kings Park Agenda: Breakfast with Santa, Tough Cookie Trail Race
The gymnasium at The Children's Center at United Cerebral Palsy of Suffolk will be transformed into a winter wonderland for a Breakfast with Santa event Saturday from 9 a.m. until noon.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
School Board Pres: 'Enough, Kings Park' Over Barrett Fundraiser Controversy
Kings Park Board of Education's latest efforts to resolve ethical questions raised by a community fundraiser for trustee Liz Barrett dissolved into a yelling contest in front of students and parents on Tuesday night.
Here's How to See International Space Station Flying Over Kings Park
Written by Todd Richissin Not all that long ago, anything like the International Space Station was reserved for science fiction and drug highs.