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Posted on: November 7, 2019

Brookhaven Youth Bureau Holds Successful Substance Abuse Program During Red Ribbon Week

Town Seal

Farmingville, NY - On October 29, the Town of Brookhaven Youth Bureau hosted an “Anxiety, Depression and Substance Abuse Workshop” for parents and professionals at Brookhaven Town Hall. Approximately 30 residents participated in the program which...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: November 7, 2019

Town Dedicates East Patchogue Street in Honor of PFC Anton A. “Tony” Bugala USMC

Elected Officials and Community Members Standing in Front of Street Sign

Farmingville, NY - On Saturday, November 2, Supervisor Ed Romaine, Councilman Neil Foley, Councilman Michael Loguercio, Receiver of Taxes Lou Marcoccia, other State and County officials, veteran groups, friends, and family were on hand to dedicat...

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Veteran Services
Posted on: November 6, 2019

Town’s Division of Women’s Services to Host “How to Start and Grow an Online Business”

Town Seal

Farmingville, NY - On Tuesday, November 12, the Town of Brookhaven’s Division of Women’s Services will host “How to Start and Grow an Online Business” seminar at Town Hall from 6:30 pm and 8:30 pm. The event is co-sponsored by Stony Brook Univers...

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Women's Services
Posted on: November 4, 2019

Councilwoman Bonner Presents Donated Cell Phones to Town Veterans Services Officer

Councilwoman Bonner and the Town's Veterans Officer holding donated phones

Farmingville, NY - On October 31, Councilwoman Jane Bonner (right) presented more than 50 cell phones to the Town’s Veterans Services Officer Hillary DiPasquale as part of the “Cell Phones for Soldiers” program. This national non-profit organizat...

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Veteran Services
Posted on: November 4, 2019

Supervisor Romaine and Brookhaven Youth Bureau Host Vaping Seminar for Parents and Professionals

Supervisor Romaine talking

Farmingville, NY - On October 28, Supervisor Ed Romaine and the Brookhaven Youth Bureau held a well-attended Vaping Seminar for parents and professionals at Brookhaven Town Hall. Many people who participated in the seminar work in the field of hu...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: November 1, 2019

Dress for Success Brookhaven Donates Clothing to Boots on the Ground for Veterans in Need

Dress for Success Boots on the Ground 11-2019

Farmingville, NY - On November 1, Supervisor Ed Romaine (right) and Sharon Boyd, Executive Director of Dress for Success Brookhaven (left) announced that Dress for Success Brookhaven will donate women's clothing to "Boots on the Ground,"...

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Women's Services
Posted on: November 1, 2019

Town of Brookhaven Youth Board Holds First “Brookhaven’s Got Talent Student Art Show”

Town Seal

Farmingville, NY - On October 29, 70 residents attended the Town of Brookhaven Youth Board’s first “Brookhaven’s Got Talent Student Art Show.” Students enrolled in seventh through twelfth grade were asked t...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: October 24, 2019

Annual Charity Car Show, Food and Toy Drive on November 10 to Help Families in Need

Classic Car

Farmingville, NY -  The Brookhaven Youth Bureau is teaming up with All Suffolk Car Clubs to present their Annual Charity Car Show, Food and Toy Drive on Sunday, November 10 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. This annual event is sure to be fun for the e...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: October 21, 2019

Brookhaven Town Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

Hispanic Heritage Night  group photo

Farmingville, NY -  On October 11, approximately 300 people attended the Town of Brookhaven’s Sixth Annual Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration hosted by Brookhaven’s Hispanic Advisory Board. During the celebration of Hispanic ...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: October 18, 2019

JVC Broadcasting to Host Annual Food Drive to Support the INTERFACE Program on November 23 and 24

Shopping Cart

Farmingville, NY -  The weekly With the Thanksgiving holiday quickly approaching, JVC Broadcasting and its roster of five radio stations is once again hosting their annual “Food Fight Against Hunger” food drive to support the Brookhaven INTERFACE...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: October 16, 2019

Brookhaven Honored Long Island ABATE for their Support of Local Veterans Groups

LI ABATE group photo

Farmingville, NY -  Recently, Councilman Michael Loguercio (left) and Councilwoman Valerie Cartright (right) honored the members of Long Island ABATE (American Bikers for Awareness Training and Education) at their annual Veterans Appreciation Din...

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Veteran Services
Posted on: September 11, 2019

Supervisor Romaine Announces Successful Results For Back to School Supply Drive

Supervisor Romaine with 2019 Back to School Supply Drive supplies

Farmingville, NY -  Supervisor Ed Romaine has announced that the Town of Brookhaven Youth Bureau’s INTERFACE Back to School Supply Drive has sent almost 1,300 students back to school with the necessary supplies they need to learn. This ...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: September 10, 2019

Town to Hold 13th Annual Division of Women’s Services Conference and Expo on October 5

Judy Torres

Sponsorship and vendor opportunities available for day-long conference

Farmingville, NY - The Town of Brookhaven’s Division of Women’s Services will hold the 13th annual Women’s Conference and Expo on Saturday, Octobe...

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Women's Services
Posted on: September 3, 2019

Councilwoman Bonner Leads “Cell Phones For Soldiers” Drive in Brookhaven Town

Town Seal

Farmingville, NY -  Councilwoman Jane Bonner is teaming up with “Cell Phones For Soldiers,” a national non-profit organization dedicated to providing cost-free communication services and emergency funding to active-duty military members and veter...

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Veteran Services
Posted on: August 26, 2019

Town of Brookhaven Dress for Success to Present “Career EDGE” Personal and Professional Seminars

Career Edge Woman Smiling

Farmingville, NY -  On September 25, the Town of Brookhaven Women’s Services Division will present the second session of “Career EDGE.” This program is designed to help unemployed and under-employed women gain profes...

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Women's Services
Posted on: August 2, 2019

Dress for Success Brookhaven’s Pop-Up Sale to be Held on August 9, 10 and 11

Town Seal

Farmingville, NY - Dress for Success Brookhaven will hold its second annual Pop-Up sale on August 9, 10 and 11 at 70 North Main Street in Sayville during the village’s Summerfest 2019. The first Pop-Up Sale, which was held in August 2018 in Patch...

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Women's Services
Posted on: July 24, 2019

Town Launches Annual Back to School Supply Drive

Town Seal

Farmingville, NY -  The Town of Brookhaven Youth Bureau’s INTERFACE Back to School Supply Drive will begin on Monday, July 29 and run through Wednesday, August 28. Collection centers are located in the lobby of Town Hall at One Independ...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: July 22, 2019

Supervisor Romaine Welcomes Mastic Fire Department to Brookhaven Regeneration Camp in Shirley

Regen Camp visits Mastic Fire Department

Farmingville, NY -  On July 15, Supervisor Ed Romaine welcomed the Mastic Fire Department to Brookhaven Town’s ReGeneration Camp at Shirley Airport Park. The children, ranging in age from five to twelve years old, learned valuable lesso...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: July 19, 2019

Brookhaven Town Hosts Timely NARCAN Training Program

Town Seal

Farmingville, NY - The Town of Brookhaven Youth Bureau is hosting a free substance abuse awareness and opioid overdose prevention training program on Wednesday, August 7 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Brookhaven Town Hall, located at 1 Independence ...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: July 19, 2019

Brookhaven Town’s Annual Veterans Food Drive Provides More Than 200 Grocery Bags of Food

Vets food drive group photo

Farmingville, NY -  Supervisor Ed Romaine announced today that Brookhaven Town’s Division of Veterans Services food drive will this year provide approximately 250 grocery bags of food to veterans in need and their families. Established ...

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Veteran Services
Posted on: June 6, 2019

Brookhaven Town Welcomes New Division of Veteran Services Officer

Town Seal

Farmingville, NY -  After serving his country for five years in the Navy and for six years as an active reserve in the Navy, Quarter Master Petty Officer First Class (QM1) Brian Rooney is now serving veterans at Brookhaven Town Hall. He became th...

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Veteran Services
Posted on: June 6, 2019

Dress for Success Brookhaven’s 20th Anniversary Gala Celebration to be Held on June 20

Dress For Success Group Photo

Farmingville, NY -  On June 20, Dress for Success Brookhaven will celebrate 20 years of empowering women during their annual gala at Land’s End restaurant. This year, cable television provider Altice will receive the Dress for Success P...

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Women's Services
Posted on: May 22, 2019

Town of Brookhaven to Hold Third Annual Veterans Food Drive June 10 to June 28

Town Seal

Farmingville, NY -  Brookhaven Town’s Division of Veterans Services will be holding a food drive for veterans in need from Monday, June 10 through Friday, June 28. Last year’s food drive provided more than 300 bags of food to ...

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Veteran Services
Posted on: May 20, 2019

Brookhaven Town Honors Volunteers at 39th Annual Youth Volunteer Awards

Youth Volunteer Awards group photo

Farmingville, NY -  There was an exuberant energy filling Brookhaven Town Hall auditorium on May 10 for the 39th Annual Youth Volunteer Awards. The awards recognize residents from each council district who assist young people in the community, wh...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: May 14, 2019

Dress for Success Brookhaven to Celebrate 20 Years of Empowering Women at June 20 Gala

Dress for Success 20th Anniversary Group photo

Farmingville, NY -  On June 20, Dress for Success Brookhaven will celebrate 20 years of empowering women at their annual gala to be held at Land’s End in Sayville. The 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization empowers women to achieve economic indepen...

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Women's Services
Posted on: May 3, 2019

Romaine and Brookhaven Youth Bureau Host New Trends in Substance Abuse and Addiction Program

Supervisor Romaine speaking at event.

Farmingville, NY –  On May 1, Supvervisor Ed Romaine and the Brookhaven Youth Bureau hosted the “New Trends in Substance Abuse and Addiction Program” at Brookhaven Town Hall. The program was conducted by Long Island ...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: April 24, 2019

Find Great Bargains at Dress for Success® Brookhaven’s Spring Sale on May 10

Town Seal

Farmingville, NY -  On Friday, May 10, Dress for Success Brookhaven will hold its Semi-Annual Excess Inventory Spring Sale at Brookhaven Town Hall from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. The sale features great bargains on women’s new or gently used clothing, ...

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Women's Services
Posted on: April 22, 2019

Brookhaven Town Receives Kindhearted Donations to Help Veterans in Need During Easter Holiday

Veterans Easter donations group photo

Farmingville, NY –  On April 18, Supervisor Ed Romaine met with members of Local 1500 Suffolk Retirees Club at the Veterans of Foreign War Post 2913 in Patchogue to thank them for their heartwarming contributions of food to help veterans in need ...

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Veteran Services
Posted on: April 12, 2019

Councilwoman Bonner Attends Substance Abuse and Mental Health Community Forum at Rocky Point HS

Substance Abuse group photo

Farmingville, NY –  On April 10, Councilwoman Jane Bonner joined with staff from the Town’s Youth Bureau at the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Community Forum held at Rocky Point High School. The event was designed for stud...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: April 3, 2019

Supervisor Romaine and Councilman Panico Help Kickoff Sr. Nutrition Prog. at Moriches Bay Rec. Ctr

Supervisor Romaine (left) and Councilman Panico (right) addressing those who attended today’s kickof

Farmingville, NY –  Supervisor Ed Romaine and Councilman Dan Panico recently welcomed area seniors to the Town’s new Moriches Bay Recreation Center, located at 313 Frowein Road in Center Moriches. They were there for the kicko...

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Senior Citizens
Posted on: March 27, 2019

Supervisor Romaine and Councilman Loguercio Announce ReGeneration Summer Camp Registration

2018 ReGeneration demonstration

Farmingville, NY –  The weather outside is finally getting warmer and that means the Brookhaven Youth Bureau is preparing for ReGeneration Summer Camp registration. The mission of Regeneration Summer Camp is to provide children ages 5 t...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: March 26, 2019

Town Honors Women’s Recognition Award Recipients at the 33rd Annual Town Hall Ceremony

Womens Recognition Group photo

Farmingville, NY –  On March 21, Supervisor Ed Romaine and the Town Board honored the recipients of the 2019 Women's Recognition Awards at the 33rd annual ceremony held at Brookhaven Town Hall. The event was sponsored by the Town's Offi...

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Women's Services
Posted on: March 22, 2019

Town of Brookhaven Youth Bureau Provides Social Media Safety Forum to Students at John F. Kennedy MS

Brittany Hayes at Social Media Forum

Farmingville, NY –  On March 12, the Town of Brookhaven Youth Bureau conducted a Social Media Safety Forum for more than 700 students at John F. Kennedy Middle School in Port Jefferson Station. The presenters from the Youth Bureau were ...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: March 19, 2019

33rd Annual Women’s Recognition Awards Ceremony to be Held at Town Hall on March 21

Town Seal

Farmingville, NY –  Supervisor Ed Romaine has announced the recipients of the 2019 Women's Recognition Awards who will be honored at the 33rd Annual Women's Recognition Night. The event, which will be held on Thursday, March 21 at 6:30 ...

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Women's Services
Posted on: March 18, 2019

Town Will Open Senior Nutrition Program at Moriches Bay Recreation Center on April 2

Town Seal

Farmingville, NY –  Supervisor Ed Romaine has announced the Town of Brookhaven will be offering a Senior Nutrition Program at the newly established Moriches Bay Recreation Center, located at 313 Frowein Road in Center Moriches. The prog...

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Senior Citizens
Posted on: March 12, 2019

Supervisor Romaine and Councilman Loguercio Announce ABC’s of Bullying Program

Town Seal

Farmingville, NY –  Supervisor Ed Romaine and Councilman Michael Loguercio have announced that the Town of Brookhaven Youth Bureau will be holding an ABC’s of Bullying Program that will benefit both parents and students. The p...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: March 11, 2019

Supervisor Romaine Announces Workshops for Parents

Town Seal

Farmingville, NY –  Supervisor Ed Romaine has announced that the Town of Brookhaven Youth Bureau will be holding workshops for parents and guardians at Town Hall, located at 1 Independence Hill in Farmingville. The workshops being offer...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: March 8, 2019

Sup. Romaine and Councilman Loguercio Thank Residents for Tremendous Response to 2019 Coat Drive

2019 Coat Drive group photo

Farmingville, NY –  Supervisor Ed Romaine has announced that the Brookhaven Town Youth Bureau’s INTERFACE Coat Drive collected more than 700 coats, and over 300 pairs of winter boots, hats, gloves and scarves. The items, gener...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: March 7, 2019

Brookhaven Youth Bureau Makes Prom Wishes Come True

Town Seal

Farmingville, NY – The Town of Brookhaven Youth Bureau wants to provide teens with an opportunity to attend their prom in style, regardless of financial constraints. The Prom Boutique, located on the second floor in Brookhaven Town Hall, is outfi...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: March 6, 2019

33rd Annual Women’s Recognition Awards Ceremony to be Held at Town Hall on March 21

Town Seal

Farmingville, NY –  Supervisor Ed Romaine has announced the recipients of the 2019 Women's Recognition Awards who will be honored at the 33rd Annual Women's Recognition Night. The event, which will be held on Thursday, March 21 at 6:30 ...

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Women's Services
Posted on: February 15, 2019

Dress for Success Brookhaven Celebrates 20 Yrs. of Empowering Women to Achieve Economic Independence

Dress for Success Group Photo

Save the date… 20th Anniversary Gala to be held on Thursday, June 20

Farmingville, NY –  On February 13, the staff and volunteers from the Town’s Dress for Success Boutique celebrated 20 years of serving women in Brookhaven Town. Founded in New Yo...

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Women's Services
Posted on: February 6, 2019

Supervisor Romaine Reminds Veterans Property Tax Exemption Deadline is March 1

Town Seal

Farmingville, NY –  Brookhaven Town Supervisor Ed Romaine has announced that veterans residing in the Town of Brookhaven, may be entitled to a Veterans Property Tax Exemption. The deadline to apply for a is March 1. Filing requirements ...

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Veteran Services
Posted on: February 5, 2019

Town of Brookhaven Youth Bureau to Host “What’s Next?” College and Trade Fair for Youth

Town Seal

Farmingville, NY –  On March 5, the Brookhaven Youth Bureau will hold a “What’s Next?” College and Trade Fair for students who are interested in enrolling in college and finding a career that suits their in...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: January 31, 2019

Induction of New Members of the Brookhaven Youth Court at the Boys and Girls Club of Bellport

youth court induction group photo

Farmingville, NY –  On January 24, Supervisor Ed Romaine (second from left) and members of the Town Council attended the induction ceremony of the Brookhaven Youth Court at the Boys and Girls Club of the Bellport Area. The court is one ...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: January 30, 2019

Women’s Services Division “Dress For Success” and Coca-Cola Co-Sponsor “Going Places Network"

Dress for Success Logo

Farmingville, NY –  On Wednesday, March 6, the Town of Brookhaven Women’s Services Division will present the first session of the “Going Places Network funded by Coca-Cola.” This program is designed to help unemployed and under-employed women gai...

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Women's Services
Posted on: January 25, 2019

Supervisor Romaine Announces Meaningful Workshops for Brookhaven Youth

Farmingville, NY – Supervisor Ed Romaine has announced that the Town of Brookhaven Youth Bureau will be holding meaningful workshops at Town Hall, located at 1 Independence Hill in Farmingville. The workshops being offered are:Job Readi...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: January 22, 2019

Brookhaven Youth Bureau Provides Excellent Internship Opportunities for Graduate Students

Group Photo in Front of Table

Farmingville, NY – The Brookhaven Youth Bureau provides excellent opportunities for second year level master’s degree social work and mental health counseling student interns. The Bureau works in partnership with Adelphi University, Stony Brook U...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: January 3, 2019

Brookhaven Youth Bureau’s INTERFACE Toy Drive Helped a Record Number of Families in 2018

Toys Piles up In Town Hall Lobby

Farmingville, NY – Supervisor Ed Romaine has announced that the 2018 Holiday Toy Drive hosted by the Town of Brookhaven Youth Bureau’s INTERFACE Program helped a record number of families in 2018. The Toy Drive provided toys f...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: December 26, 2018

Town Adopts Code Amendment to Change the Definition of Youth from 18 to 24 Years of Age

Town Seal

Farmingville, NY –  At the December 20 Town Board Meeting, a public hearing was held to consider raising the age that the Town’s Youth Bureau recognizes “youth” from 18 to 24 years of age. The new Town Code...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: December 21, 2018

Thousands of Toys Donated at Town and JVC Broadcasting’s Annual INTERFACE Holiday Toy Drive

JVC Toy Drive at Town Hall group photo

Farmingville, NY –  On December 14, Brookhaven residents opened their hearts in a big way by donating thousands of toys at the Town’s INTERFACE Toy Drive. The event, held in the lobby of Town Hall, was co-sponsored by the Town...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: December 18, 2018

Town’s First Ever “Brookhaven’s Got Talent Poetry Slam” Was a Tremendous Success

Poetry Slam group photo

Farmingville, NY –  On December 13, the auditorium at Brookhaven Town Hall was buzzing with the proud and smiling faces of student-authors and their parents. More than 60 residents attended the first “Brookhaven’s Go...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: December 12, 2018

Councilman LaValle Accepts Generous Holiday Toy Drive Donation from Selden Target Store

Frank Petrignani; Councilman LaValle; Target store manager Jaclyn Brehm and INTERFACE Coordinator Jo

Farmingville, NY –  On December 10, Councilman Kevin LaValle visited the new Target store in Selden to accept a donation of a $500 gift card and various toys in support of the Town of Brookhaven’s Youth Bureau INTERFACE Toy Dr...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: December 12, 2018

Councilman Loguercio Delivers Food and Good Tidings to Veterans in Need

Group Photo of Veterans

Farmingville, NY – Recently, Councilman Michael Loguercio shared the holiday spirit at VFW Post 8300 in Bellport and the Veterans Place in Yaphank when he delivered bags of food that he collected for local veterans in need. He thanked t...

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Veteran Services
Posted on: November 28, 2018

INTERFACE Program Provides more than 1,140 Families in Need with Thanksgiving Day Meals

Thanksgiving Food Drive 2018 Group photo

Farmingville, NY –  This year the Town of Brookhaven Youth Bureau’s INTERFACE Thanksgiving Food Drive provided more families in need with hearty Thanksgiving meals that it ever has before. Through the drive 1,144 families and ...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: November 26, 2018

Brookhaven Town Receives Kindhearted Donations to Help Veterans in Need During Thanksgiving Holiday

Group photo presenting proclamation

Farmingville, NY –  On November 16, Brookhaven Town Supervisor Ed Romaine met with members of the Suffolk County Local 1500 Retirees Club to thank them for their heartwarming donations of food to veterans in need in Brookhaven Town. Club members ...

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Veteran Services
Posted on: November 26, 2018

Councilwoman Bonner Attends Rocky Point High School Veterans Wall of Honor Ceremony

Wall of Honor group photo

Farmingville, NY –  On November 16, Councilwoman Jane Bonner attended the unveiling ceremony of the Rocky Point High School Alumni Wall of Honor. The wall recognizes members of the community who graduated from the high school and have s...

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Veteran Services
Posted on: November 26, 2018

Supervisor Romaine Announces Live, On-Air INTERFACE Toy Drive on December 14 at Town Hall

INTERFACE toy drive 2017

Farmingville, NY –  On December 14, all five JVC Broadcasting radio stations will broadcast live from Brookhaven Town Hall to promote the Town’s INTERFACE Toy Drive. All the popular personalities from My Country 96.1, LI News ...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: November 21, 2018

Romaine and Panico Honor Grand Marshal at C of C of the Moriches Veterans Day Parade

Councilman Panico Grand Marshal Paul Haines and Supervisor Romaine

Farmingville, NY –  On November 11, Brookhaven Town Supervisor Ed Romaine and Councilman Dan Panico attended the first annual Veterans Day Parade. During the post-parade ceremony, they honored parade Grand Marshal Paul Haines, a Vietnam veteran, ...

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Veteran Services
Posted on: November 16, 2018

Cartright Joins Veterans for Veterans Day and Armistice Day Observances in Council Dist

Veterans Day Ceremony

Farmingville, NY –  This week, Councilwoman Valerie M. Cartright attended Veterans Day and Armistice Day observances in Council District 1. Her first event was on November 9 at the Setauket Village Green (top photo) where she joined Suf...

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Veteran Services
Posted on: November 14, 2018

Councilwoman Bonner Honors Local Veterans at Sound Beach Civic Association Ceremony

Sound Beach Veterans day group photo

Farmingville, NY –  On November 11, Councilwoman Jane Bonner (fifth from left) joined Sound Beach Civic members, residents and veterans at the Sound Beach Civic Association’s (SBCA) Veterans Day Memorial Service held at the So...

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Veteran Services
Posted on: November 14, 2018

Supervisor Romaine Installs Greenwood Village Senior Citizens Club Officers at Annual Luncheon

Supervisor Romaine installing Greenwood Village Officers

Farmingville, NY –  On November 12, Supervisor Ed Romaine attended the annual Greenwood Village Senior Citizens Club Installation which was held in the Greenwood Village clubhouse in Manorville. During the event, the Supervisor thanked the club m...

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Senior Citizens
Posted on: November 14, 2018

Veterans Day Ceremony at Bartlett Pond Park in Middle Island

Supervisor Romaine speaking at Veterans Day Ceremony

Farmingville, NY –  On November 11, Supervisor Ed Romaine (left) and Councilman Michael Loguercio (right) attended the annual Veterans Day Ceremony at Bartlett Pond Park in Middle Island. During the event, they honored all the men and w...

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Veteran Services
Posted on: November 13, 2018

Town of Brookhaven Honors Veterans at Annual Luncheon

Group photo at veterans luncheon

Farmingville, NY –  On November 2, Brookhaven Town Supervisor Ed Romaine, members of the Town Council and the Department of Housing and Human Services hosted the Town’s Annual Veterans Appreciation Luncheon at Windows on the L...

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Veteran Services
Posted on: November 2, 2018

Councilwoman Bonner Celebrates Halloween at Rose Caracappa Senior Center Dance

Councilwoman Bonner with 2 attendees

Farmingville, NY –  On October 29, Councilwoman Jane Bonner (center) joined in on the fun at the Town of Brookhaven’s annual “Halloween Dance” at the Rose Caracappa Senior Center in Mount Sinai. The event, which was enjoyed by nearly 100 costume-...

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Senior Citizens
Posted on: November 2, 2018

Councilwoman Bonner, Youth Bureau and Local Pizzerias Sponsor “Stop Underage Drinking” Initiative

Farmingville, NY –  Recently, Councilwoman Jane Bonner and the Town’s Division of Youth Services launched an initiative to raise awareness about the dangers of underage drinking. The Youth Bureau purchased "Stop Underage ...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: October 19, 2018

JVC Broadcasting to Host Annual Food Drive to Support the Brookhaven INTERFACE Program

Town Seal

Farmingville, NY –  With the Thanksgiving holiday quickly approaching, JVC Broadcasting and its roster of five radio stations is once again hosting their annual “Food Fight Against Hunger” food drive to support the B...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: October 18, 2018

Brookhaven Town Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

Councilman Neil Foley; Supervisor Ed Romaine; honorees Nefalti Collazo and Diana Dominguez Weir; Cou

Farmingville, NY –  On October 5th, more than 300 residents attended the Town of Brookhaven’s Fifth Annual Hispanic Heritage Night Celebration, hosted by Brookhaven’s Hispanic Advisory Board. During the annual celebration of Hispanic culture, 64 ...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: October 18, 2018

Dress for Success Brookhaven Announces “Painting with a Purpose” Fundraiser on November 14

Town Seal

Farmingville, NY –  The Town of Brookhaven has announced that Dress for Success Brookhaven will hold its “Painting with a Purpose” fundraiser on Wednesday, November 14 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm. The event will be held at...

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Women's Services
Posted on: October 1, 2018

Supervisor Romaine Announces Annual INTERFACE Thanksgiving Food Drive Begins October 15

Bowl of Soup

Farmingville, NY –  Supervisor Ed Romaine has announced that the Brookhaven Youth Bureau INTERFACE Program’s Annual Thanksgiving Food Drive will run from October 15 to November 12. INTERFACE is a partnership between individuals, generous corporat...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: September 28, 2018

Brookhaven Town Will Host First Veterans Resource Fair on November 15

Town Seal

Farmingville, NY –  The Town of Brookhaven’s Division of Veterans Services will host its first Veterans Resource Fair on Thursday, November 15 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm. The event, which will be held in the second floor Media Room ...

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Veteran Services
Posted on: September 24, 2018

Teen Drivers and Parents Invited to Attend Free Distracted Driving Program

Town Seal

Farmingville, NY –  Brookhaven Supervisor Ed Romaine, Highway Superintendent Daniel P. Losquadro and the Town Youth Bureau are working together to present a free, interactive distracted driving program for teen drivers and their parents...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: September 24, 2018

Town of Brookhaven Youth Bureau Offers Free Support and Educational Groups

Town Seal

Farmingville, NY –  The Town of Brookhaven Youth Bureau is offering free support and educational groups to all Town residents ages 14 to 21 years-old and their families. In the month of October, there will be four groups available:&...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: September 19, 2018

Councilwoman Cartright Installs S.C.W.B.E.C Board Members

S.C.W.B.E.C. Installation group photo

Farmingville, NY – On September 13, Councilwoman Valerie M. Cartright (sixth from right) swore in new board members of S.C.W.B.E.C. (Suffolk County Women’s Business Enterprise Coalition) at the Adelphi University Hauppauge Cen...

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Women's Services
Posted on: September 13, 2018

Brookhaven Youth Board to Hold “Poetry Slam” Event for Students

Town Seal

Farmingville, NY – The Town of Brookhaven Youth Bureau’s volunteer Youth Board is holding its first ever Brookhaven’s Got Talent Poetry Slam! The Youth Board is seeking submissions from students who are currently in ...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: August 22, 2018

Congressman Zeldin and Supervisor Romaine Deliver Meals on Wheels at Leisure Knoll in Ridge

Supervisor Ed Romaine, Congressman Lee Zeldin and Leisure Knoll resident Sylvia Klimm

Farmingville, NY – On August 21, Congressman Lee Zeldin (center) joined Supervisor Ed Romaine (left) to deliver “Meals on Wheels” to residents at Leisure Knoll in Ridge. The Congressman and Supervisor were warmly wel...

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Senior Citizens
Posted on: August 15, 2018

Town of Brookhaven Dress for Success to Present “Career EDGE” Personal and Professional Seminars

Career EDGE Seminar

Farmingville, NY – On September 19, the Town of Brookhaven Women’s Services Division will present the second session of “Career EDGE.” This program is designed to help unemployed and under-employed women gain professional skills, accelerate their...

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Women's Services
Posted on: August 13, 2018

Town to Hold 12th Annual Division of Women’s Services Conference and Expo on October 13

Women's Conference and Expo Group Photo

Sponsorship and vendor opportunities available for day-long conference

Farmingville, NY – The Town of Brookhaven’s Division of Women’s Services will hold the 12th annual Conference and Expo on Saturday, October 13 fro...

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Women's Services
Posted on: August 10, 2018

Dress for Success Brookhaven’s First Pop-Up Sale Raises Funds and Awareness

Group Photo at Preview Sale

Farmingville, NY – Dress for Success Brookhaven’s first pop up sale at 46 East Main Street in Patchogue Village was very successful and created more awareness for its programs. It started with a well-attended preview sale on W...

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Women's Services
Posted on: July 24, 2018

Supervisor Romaine Announces First Dress for Success Brookhaven Pop-Up Sale

Town Seal

Farmingville, NY – Supervisor Ed Romaine has announced that Dress for Success Brookhaven is holding its first pop-up sale on Main Street in Patchogue. There will be a special two-hour preview and sale at 46 East Main Street in Patchogue...

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Women's Services
Posted on: July 20, 2018

Children Learn About Bicycle Safety at Brookhaven’s Youth Bureau ReGeneration Camp

Brookhaven Youth regeneration Camp

Farmingville, NY – The Brookhaven Youth Bureau’s ReGeneration Camp provides children five through twelve-years-old with safe, fun and enriching experiences. While children in the camps engage socially through various activitie...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: July 12, 2018

Brookhaven Town’s Division of Veterans Services Food Drive Provides Hundreds of Bags of Food

Alisson Karpe Melissa Pandolf and Councilman Michael Loguercio

Farmingville, NY – For the second consecutive year, Brookhaven Town’s Division of Veterans Services Food Drive will provide more than 300 bags of food to veterans in need and their families. The drive was held from June 11 thr...

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Veteran Services
Posted on: June 14, 2018

Supervisor Romaine Joins with Dwyer Veterans Peer Support Project for 5th Annual Day of Wellness

Supervisor Romaine Joins with Dwyer Veterans Peer Support Project for 5th Annual Day of Wellness

Farmingville, NY - On June 9, Supervisor Ed Romaine (left) attended the Dwyer Veterans Peer Support Project 5th Annual Day of Wellness at Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck in Center Moriches. The event is a joint initiative of the Suffolk County United Veterans and Suffol...

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Veteran Services
Posted on: May 31, 2018

Supervisor Romaine and Councilman Loguercio Announce Food Drive to Help Veterans in Need

Town Seal

Farmingville, NY - Supervisor Ed Romaine and Councilman Michael Loguercio announced today that Brookhaven Town's Division of Veterans Services will be holding a food drive for veterans in need from Monday, June 11 through Friday, June 29. Last year's food...

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Veteran Services
Posted on: May 17, 2018

Town Clerk Lent Meets with Seniors at the Town’s Senior May Rally in Medford

Three people seated at table

Farmingville, NY – On May 12, Brookhaven Town Clerk Donna Lent attended Brookhaven Town’s Senior May Rally at the Mill Pond Country Club in Medford. Over 200 people were in attendance at the annual event which honors the Town-sponsored senior clu...

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Senior Citizens
Posted on: May 16, 2018

Brookhaven Youth Bureau and Councilman Loguercio Host Successful Vaping Seminar

Woman Displaying Vaping Devices

Farmingville, NY - On May 14, the Brookhaven Youth Bureau and Councilman Michael Loguercio held a successful Vaping Seminar Program for parents and students at Brookhaven Town Hall in Farmingville. Representatives from the Suffolk County Health D...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: May 10, 2018

Brookhaven Town Honors Volunteers at 38th Annual Youth Volunteer Awards

Group at Youth Volunteer Awards

Farmingville, NY - Proud, smiling faces filled the Brookhaven Town Hall auditorium on May 4 for the 38th Annual Youth Volunteer Awards. The awards recognize residents from each council district who assist young people in the community, whether they are ad...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: May 8, 2018

Women’s Services Division Honors “Dress for Success” Career EDGE Program Graduates

Career EDGE Graduates

Farmingville, NY - On May 2, Supervisor Ed Romaine (left) and Commissioner of Housing and Human Services Alison Karrpi (right) attended the graduation of the Town of Brookhaven Women’s Services Division Career EDGE. This program is designed to h...

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Women's Services
Posted on: April 17, 2018

Supervisor Romaine and Councilman Loguercio Thank 7-Eleven for their Support of Dress for Success

Dress for Success from 7-Eleven

Farmingville, NY - On April 16, Supervisor Ed Romaine and Councilman Michael Loguercio visited the Dress for Success Boutique in Town Hall to thank representatives of 7-Eleven corporate for their support of Dress for Success Brookhaven. 7-Eleven is a long...

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Women's Services
Posted on: March 29, 2018

Councilwoman Bonner Honors VFW Council Voice of Democracy Award Winner

Councilwoman Bonner Honors VFW Council Voice of Democracy Award Winner

Farmingville, NY - On March 27, Councilwoman Jane Bonner attended the Suffolk County VFW Council Voice of Democracy Award Ceremony to honor Wading River High School student Jordan McClintock. Jordan earned 1st place in the County and 2nd Place in the Dist...

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Veteran Services
Posted on: March 19, 2018

Town Honors Women’s Recognition Award Recipients at the 32nd Annual Town Hall Ceremony

Women's Award Receipients and Town Board Members

Farmingville, NY - On March 15, Supervisor Ed Romaine and the Town Board honored the recipients of the 2018 Women's Recognition Awards at the 32nd annual ceremony held at Brookhaven Town Hall. The event was sponsored by the Town's Office of Women's Servic...

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Women's Services
Posted on: March 13, 2018

Councilman Loguercio and Brookhaven Youth Bureau Host Successful Free College Seminar Program

Councilman Speaking at Seminar

Farmingville, NY - On March 8, Councilman Michael Loguercio and the Brookhaven Town Youth Bureau held a successful Free College Seminar Program for parents and students at Town Hall. Representatives from Suffolk Community College (SCCC) discussed the coll...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: March 12, 2018

32nd Annual Women’s Recognition Award Recipients Announced for Ceremony to be Held at Town Hall

Farmingville, NY - Supervisor Ed Romaine has announced the recipients of the 2018 Women's Recognition Awards who will be honored at the 32nd Annual Women's Recognition Night. The event, which will be held on Thursday, March 15 at 7 p.m. at Brookhaven Town...

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Women's Services
Posted on: March 7, 2018

Brookhaven’s Division of Women’s Services Presents the Women’s Empowerment Group with Debi Silber

Debi Silber

Farmingville, NY - On April 11, the Town of Brookhaven’s Division of Women’s Services will sponsor an encore presentation by best-selling author Debi Silber (pictured), who was the keynote speaker at the 2017 Women’s Conferen...

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Women's Services
Posted on: March 1, 2018

Brookhaven Youth Bureau Provides Opportunities to Make Prom Wishes Come True

Farmingville, NY - The Brookhaven Youth Bureau wants to provide young ladies with an opportunity to attend their prom in style, regardless of financial constraints. The Prom Boutique, located on the second floor in Brookhaven Town Hall, is decorated as a ...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: February 7, 2018

Town of Brookhaven Dress for Success Presents “Career EDGE”

Farmingville, NY - On March 21, the Town of Brookhaven Women’s Services Division will present the first session of “Career EDGE.” This program is designed to help unemployed and under-employed women gain professional skills, ...

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Women's Services
Posted on: January 19, 2018

Supervisor Romaine Announces Free Seminar for Prospective College Students

Farmingville, NY - On March 8, the Brookhaven Youth Bureau and Suffolk Community College will host a free seminar for parents and students who are interested in enrolling in college. Representatives from Suffolk Community College will discuss the college ...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: January 18, 2018

Town of Brookhaven’s Women’s Services Division Presents “Wealthy Woman Within” Three Hour Workshop

Farmingville, NY - On February 6, the Town of Brookhaven Women’s Services Division will present “Wealthy Woman Within” with Katherine Dean CFP, a powerful three-hour workshop that will help women learn the five simple steps t...

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Women's Services
Posted on: January 12, 2018

Supervisor Romaine Announces Brookhaven Youth Bureau INTERFACE Program’s Food and Toy Drive Results

Supervisor Romaine with Donated Toys

Farmingville, NY - Supervisor Ed Romaine has announced that the Town of Brookhaven Youth Bureau INTERFACE Program’s 2017 Holiday Food Drive and Holiday Toy Drive helped a total of 14,118 people during this past holiday season. The Food Drive pro...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: January 5, 2018

Supervisor Romaine Announces Annual Brookhaven Youth Bureau Interface Coat Drive

Farmingville, NY - Supervisor Ed Romaine has announced that the Town of Brookhaven Youth Bureau will hold its Annual Interface Coat Drive from January 12 to February 12 to help residents in need stay warm this winter. Donations of new or gently used clean...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: December 19, 2017

Record Breaking Number of Toys Donated at Town and JVC Broadcasting’s INTERFACE Holiday Toy Drive

JVC Staff with Toy Donations

Farmingville, NY - In keeping with the true spirit of the holiday season, Brookhaven residents opened their hearts in a big way by donating thousands of toys at the Town’s INTERFACE Toy Drive. The event, held on December 15 in the lobby of Town ...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: December 8, 2017

Supervisor Romaine Thanks Red Knights Motorcycle Club New York Chapter 26 for Their Contributions

Romaine and Red Knights Pose with Toys

Farmingville, NY - On December 7, Supervisor Ed Romaine thanked members of the Red Knights Motorcycle Club New York Chapter 26 for their heartwarming contributions to the Town of Brookhaven Youth Bureau’s INTERFACE Toy Drive. Each year, the club...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: December 5, 2017

Brookhaven Town Seeks Nominations for 32nd Annual Women’s Recognition Awards

Farmingville, NY - The Brookhaven Town Division of Women’s Services is seeking nominations for outstanding women of Brookhaven. Community groups, businesses and individuals are being asked to nominate women they believe are deserving of special ...

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Women's Services
Posted on: December 4, 2017

Brookhaven Youth Bureau’s INTERFACE Program Provides More Than 940 Families with Thanksgiving

Supervisor Romaine Poses with Food Drive Results

Farmingville, NY - This year the Town of Brookhaven Youth Bureau’s INTERFACE Thanksgiving Food Drive provided more families in need with hearty Thanksgiving meals than it ever has before. Through the drive 942 families and a total of 3,912 peopl...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: November 22, 2017

Councilwoman Cartright Attends Local Veterans Day Ceremonies

Councilwoman Cartright Attends Local Veterans Day Ceremonies

Farmingville, NY - During the week surrounding Veterans Day, Councilwoman Valerie M. Cartright and her office took the time to recognize all who served to defend our freedom. On November 2nd, Councilwoman Cartright honored Setauket resident and Purple Hea...

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Veteran Services
Posted on: November 21, 2017

Councilwoman Bonner Honors Local Veterans at Sound Beach Civic Association Ceremony

Councilwoman Bonner Honors Local Veterans at Sound Beach Civic Association Ceremony

Farmingville, NY - On November 11, Councilwoman Jane Bonner joined Sound Beach Civic Association President Bea Ruberto, residents and veterans at the Sound Beach Civic Association’s Veterans Day Memorial Service held at the Sound Beach Veterans Memorial P...

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Veteran Services
Posted on: November 8, 2017

Supervisor Romaine Announces Live, On-Air INTERFACE Toy Drive on December 15 at Town Hall

Farmingville, NY - On December 15, all five JVC Broadcasting radio stations will broadcast live from Brookhaven Town Hall to promote the Town’s INTERFACE Toy Drive. All the popular personalities from My Country 96.1, LI News Radio 103.9, Party 1...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: October 27, 2017

JVC Broadcasting to Host Annual Food Drive to Support the Brookhaven INTERFACE Program

Farmingville, NY - With the Thanksgiving holiday quickly approaching, JVC Broadcasting and its roster of five radio stations is once again hosting their annual “Food Fight Against Hunger” food drive to support Long Island Cares, Inc. -...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: October 19, 2017

Town Honors ABATE for Their Support of Local Veterans Groups

Group receiving award certificate from Mayor

Farmingville, NY – On October 10, the Town of Brookhaven honored the members of Long Island ABATE (American Bikers for Awareness Training and Education) at their annual Veterans Appreciation Dinner held at the Tordik-Diederich-Duffield VFW Post ...

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Veteran Services
Posted on: October 17, 2017

Town of Brookhaven’s Division of Women’s Services Presents the 11th Annual Conference and Expo

Romaine Speaking at Conference and Expo

Farmingville, NY - On October 14, more than 200 women attended the Town of Brookhaven’s Division of Women’s Services 11th Annual Conference and Expo held at Town Hall. A highlight of the event was the presentation by keynote speaker De...

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Women's Services
Posted on: October 5, 2017

Supervisor Romaine Announces Annual Charity Car and Motorcycle Show to Help Families in Need

Santa and Mrs. Claus with Children

Farmingville, NY - The Brookhaven Youth Bureau is teaming up with all Custom, Classic and Modified Car, Truck and Motorcycle Clubs to help families in need on Sunday, November 12 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. This annual event is sure to be fun for the entire fam...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: September 27, 2017

Supervisor Romaine Honors Gold Star Families at Memorial Dedication in Middle Island

Supervisor Romaine Honors Gold Star Families at Memorial Dedication in Middle Island

Farmingville, NY - On September 24, Supervisor Ed Romaine honored families who sacrificed a loved one in the name of freedom during a memorial dedication at the Bartlett Pond Park Longwood Veterans Walk in Middle Island. The event included songs,...

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Veteran Services
Posted on: September 26, 2017

Supervisor Romaine Announces Annual INTERFACE Thanksgiving Food Drive Begins October 16

Farmingville, NY - Supervisor Ed Romaine has announced that the Brookhaven Youth Bureau INTERFACE Program’s Annual Thanksgiving Food Drive will run from October 16 to November 15. INTERFACE is a partnership between individuals, generous corporat...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: September 6, 2017

Division of Women’s Services Annual Conference and Expo to be Held on Saturday, October 14

Farmingville, NY - The Town of Brookhaven Division of Women’s Services tenth annual Conference and Expo will take place on Saturday, October 14 from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. This year’s conference, entitled “Women Empowering Women...

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Women's Services
Posted on: August 18, 2017

Supervisor Romaine and Councilman LaValle Join to Unveil New Purlple Heart Parking Space

Large group of people standing in new Purple Heart parking spot

Farmingville, NY - On Monday, August 14, 2017 Supervisor Romaine and Councilman Kevin LaValle joined with AM Vets Post 48 of Ronkonkoma to unveil a new Purple Heart Parking Space at 660 Hawkins Avenue Ronkonkoma. At the request of AM Vets Post 48, the Tow...

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Veteran Services
Posted on: August 9, 2017

Supervisor Romaine Announces Annual Division of Women’s Services Conference and Expo

Farmingville, NY - Brookhaven Town Supervisor Ed Romaine has announced the Division of Women’s Services tenth annual Conference and Expo will take place on Saturday, October 14 from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. This year’s conference, entitled ...

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Women's Services
Posted on: July 27, 2017

Town Launches Annual Back To School Supply Drive

Farmingville, NY - The Town of Brookhaven Youth Bureau’s INTERFACE Back to School Supply Drive will begin on Monday, July 31 and run through Monday, August 28. Collection centers are located in the lobby of Town Hall at One Independence Hill in ...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: July 27, 2017

Supervisor Romaine and Councilman Loguercio Announce Tremendous Success of Veterans Food Drive

Image of three men at back of vehicle with donation food

Farmingville, NY - Supervisor Romaine and Councilman Michael Loguercio announced today Brookhaven Town's Division of Veterans Services food drive was so successful that the Town will now hold an annual drive for veterans and their families. The drive was ...

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Veteran Services
Posted on: July 25, 2017

Town of Brookhaven Women’s Services Division’s “Dress for Success Brookhaven” Presents: Career EDGE

Farmingville, NY - On September 13, the Town of Brookhaven Women’s Services Division will present the second session of “Career EDGE.” This program is designed to help unemployed and under-employed women gain professional ski...

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Women's Services
Posted on: July 25, 2017

Supervisor Romaine Attends Testimonial Barbeque in Ronkoknkoma to Honor AMVETS National Commander

Supervisor Romaine at Testimonial Barbeque in Ronkoknkoma to Honor AMVETS National Commander Harold

Farmingville, NY - On Saturday, July 22, Supervisor Edward P. Romaine attended the AMVETS Post 48 Testimonial Barbeque to honor AMVETS National Commander Harold Chapman. The celebration was held at AMVETS Post 48 in Ronkonkoma.

AMVETS National Commander Ch...

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Veteran Services
Posted on: July 17, 2017

Supervisor Romaine and Councilman LaValle Unveil Purple Heart Parking Space at VFW Post in Selden

Mayor with group at new Purple Heart Parking Spot

Farmingville, NY –  On July 12, Supervisor Romaine (third from right) and Councilman LaValle (right) were joined by Suffolk County Legislator Tom Muratore (left) and members of Santora/Bonacasa Memorial VFW Post 400 of Farmingville to unveil a Pu...

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Veteran Services
Posted on: July 7, 2017

Brookhaven Town’s Division of Veterans Service Officer is Proud to Serve

Farmingville, NY - After serving her country for 22 years in the United States Military, United States Air Force and Air National Guard, Retired Master Sergeant Melissa Pandolf is now serving veterans at Brookhaven Town Hall. She became the Town's Veteran...

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Veteran Services
Posted on: July 5, 2017

Councilman Loguercio Declares Town’s Veterans Food Drive Off to a Great Start, But More Is Needed

Councilman Loguercio Stands with Food Drive Donations

Farmingville, NY - On June 29, Councilman Michael Loguercio (right) stopped by the Town’s Veterans Services office to find the room full with donated food destined for needy veterans. The donations were dropped off by residents as part of Brookh...

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Veteran Services
Posted on: June 23, 2017

Brookhaven Town Hosts Two Well Attended Substance Abuse Workshops for Parents

Speaker at Substance Abuse Workshop

Farmingville, NY - The Town of Brookhaven’s Youth Bureau held two well attended Substance Abuse Education Workshops for parents this month. The workshops were conducted in both Spanish and English and are called “The More You Know.&...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: June 15, 2017

Supervisor Romaine and Councilman Loguercio Announce Food Drive to Help Veterans in Need

Farmingville, NY - Supervisor Ed Romaine announced today that Brookhaven Town's Division of Veteran's Services will be holding a food drive for Veterans in need from Monday, June 26 through Friday, July 14. The Division of Veteran's Services will...

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Veteran Services
Posted on: June 7, 2017

Supervisor Romaine, Councilman LaValle Honor Veterans at “Kids 4 Vets Day” Community Event

Supervisor Romaine, Councilman LaValle Honor Veterans at Kids 4 Vets Day Community Event in Ronkonko

Farmingville, NY - On June 4, Councilman Kevin LaValle was at Sachem North High School to present “Kids 4 Vets Day” in collaboration with the Sachem School District. The event benefitted Farmingville VFW Post 400, Centereach VFW Post 4...

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Veteran Services
Posted on: May 30, 2017

Brookhaven Town Councilman Dan Panico Participates in Local Memorial Day Celebrations

Brookhaven Town Councilman Dan Panico Participates in Local Memorial Day Celebrations

Farmingville, NY - Brookhaven Town Councilman Dan Panico attended several parades and observations this past Memorial Day to commemorate and honor the holiday that remembers all those who died while in service to their country. Councilman Panico participa...

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Veteran Services
Posted on: May 25, 2017

Supervisor Romaine Announces Substance Abuse Education Workshop for Parents

Farmingville, NY - In a continued effort to combat drug and alcohol abuse in Brookhaven Town, Supervisor Ed Romaine has announced a Substance Abuse Education Workshop for parents, hosted by the Town’s Youth Bureau. It will take place on Tuesday,...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: May 25, 2017

Supervisor Romaine and Councilman Panico Attend Greenwood Village Senior Citizens Installation Lunch

Nine people in group picture

Farmingville, NY – On May 23, Supervisor Ed Romaine and Councilman Dan Panico attended the annual Greenwood Village Senior Citizens Club Installation Luncheon in Manorville. During the event, which was held in the Greenwood Village club...

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Senior Citizens
Posted on: May 24, 2017

Supervisor Romaine Attends Memorial Day Ceremony at the Brookhaven Volunteer Firefighters Museum

Supervisor Romaine Attends Memorial Day Ceremony at the Brookhaven Volunteer Firefighters Museum

Farmingville, NY - On May 21, Supervisor Ed Romaine attended Memorial Day services at the Brookhaven Volunteer Firefighters Museum in Ridge, a not-for-profit organization that educates visitors about the history of volunteer firefighting. The museum&r...

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Veteran Services
Posted on: May 10, 2017

Brookhaven Town Honors Volunteers at 37th Annual Youth Volunteer Awards

Honored Volunteer Group Photo

Farmingville, NY - More than 200 proud, smiling faces filled the Brookhaven Town Hall auditorium on May 5 for the 37th Annual Youth Volunteer Awards. The awards recognize residents from each council district who help and assist young people, whether they ...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: May 10, 2017

Supervisor Romaine Announces $3000 Toys “R” Us Donation to Youth Bureau INTERFACE Program

Supervisor Romaine Announces Toy Donation Program

Farmingville, NY - Supervisor Ed Romaine has announced that the Town of Brookhaven’s Youth Bureau INTERFACE Program received a generous donation of approximately $3,000 worth of baby, infant and children’s clothing from Toys &ldquo...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: May 2, 2017

Councilman LaValle and the Town Board Honor US Army Staff Sergeant Christopher Harper

Councilman LaValle and the Town Board Honor US Army Staff Sergeant Christopher Harper on his Re-Enli

Farmingville, NY - At the April 27 Town Board Meeting, Councilman Kevin LaValle and the Town Board thanked Staff Sergeant Christopher Harper of the United States Army and Centereach VFW Post 4927 for his services and his re-enlistment. He entered active d...

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Veteran Services
Posted on: April 13, 2017

Councilman Loguercio Honors William Stilwagen for His Support of Veterans

Loguercio Honors William Stilwagen

Farmingville, NY - On April 8, Councilman Michael Loguercio attended the Colonel Josiah Smith Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution "In the Company of Heroes" meeting where he presented William Stilwagen with a proclamation recogni...

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Veteran Services
Posted on: April 5, 2017

Town Honors Women’s Recognition Award Recipients at the 31st Annual Town Hall Ceremony

Womens Recognition Group

Farmingville, NY –  On March 30, Supervisor Ed Romaine and the Town Board honored the recipients of the 2017 Women's Recognition Awards at the 31st annual ceremony held at Brookhaven Town Hall. The event was sponsored by the Town's Offi...

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Women's Services
Posted on: March 31, 2017

Supervisor Romaine, Councilman LaValle and Brookhaven Youth Bureau Provide Donations to Veterans

Romaine and Volunteers Stand with Donations

Farmingville, NY - In a continuing effort to help veterans in need, Supervisor Ed Romaine, Councilman Kevin LaValle and the Brookhaven Youth Bureau have collected donations of food and coats. The items will be distributed directly to veterans and their fa...

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Veteran Services
Posted on: March 9, 2017

Councilman Loguercio & Brookhaven Youth Bureau Hold Successful Free College Seminar Program

Loguercio Speaking at Program Seminar

Farmingville, NY - On March 7, Councilman Michael Logeurcio and the Brookhaven Youth Bureau held the first Free College Seminar Program at Brookhaven Town Hall. This event was so successful that there will be a second program planned for later this year. ...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: March 9, 2017

Town to Host “Kick the Habit” Free Smoking Cessation Program

Farmingville, NY - To help residents quit smoking, the Town of Brookhaven will host the Suffolk County Department of Health’s six-week smoking cessation program beginning Tuesday, August 29 and continuing every Tuesday through October 3. Meeting...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: March 8, 2017

Dress for Success Brookhaven Announces “A Taste of Country” Annual Fundraiser on May 12

Farmingville, NY - In recognition of International Women's Day, the Town of Brookhaven has announced that Dress for Success Brookhaven will hold “A Taste of Country” fundraiser on Friday, May 12 at 7 p.m. at Baiting Hollow Farm Vineyar...

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Women's Services
Posted on: March 6, 2017

31st Annual Women’s Recognition Awards Ceremony to be Held at Town Hall on March 30

Farmingville, NY - Supervisor Ed Romaine has announced the recipients of the 2017 Women's Recognition Awards who will be honored at the 31st Annual Women's Recognition Night. The event, which will be held on March 30 at 7 p.m. at Brookhaven Town Hall and ...

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Women's Services
Posted on: March 1, 2017

Brookhaven Town’s Youth Bureau Wants to Make Prom Dreams Come True

Free Prom Boutique to open from March 20 to June 16

Farmingville, NY - Soon high school students will be preparing for the prom and the Brookhaven Town Youth Bureau will be ready with its “Prom Boutique.” Located on the second floor at ...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: February 28, 2017

Women’s Services Division to Present “Homebuyer 101: The Buying Process Made Easy"

Farmingville, NY - On March 15, the Town of Brookhaven Women’s Services Division’s will present “HOMEBUYER 101: The Buying Process Made Easy.” Attendees will learn how to buy a home, from searching with a realtor to...

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Women's Services
Posted on: February 28, 2017

Women’s Services Division’s “Dress for Success Brookhaven” Presents: Career EDGE

Farmingville, NY - On March 22, the Town of Brookhaven Women’s Services Division will present the first session of the “Career EDGE.” This program is designed to help unemployed and under-employed women gain professional skil...

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Women's Services
Posted on: February 23, 2017

Supervisor Romaine Announces Free Seminar for Prospective College Students

Farmingville, NY - On March 7, the Brookhaven Youth Bureau and Suffolk Community College will host a free seminar for parents and students who are interested in enrolling in college. Representatives from Suffolk Community College will discuss the college ...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: February 15, 2017

Supervisor Romaine Announces Results of the Most Successful Coat Drive in Brookhaven Town History

Supervisor at Coat Drive

Farmingville, NY - Supervisor Ed Romaine (left) has announced that the Brookhaven Town Youth Bureau’s 2017 Coat Drive collected 5,000 coats, as well as many pairs of winter boots, hats, gloves and scarves. The items, generously donated by reside...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: January 26, 2017

Councilman LaValle Honors Veterans Advocate John Rago

John Rago Recognition Ceremony

Farmingville, NY - At the January 24 Town Board meeting, Councilman Kevin LaValle honored John Rago of Coram upon his retirement from Suffolk County United Veterans where he served as Outreach Coordinator for the Supportive Services for Veterans Families ...

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Veteran Services
Posted on: January 5, 2017

Supervisor Romaine Announces Annual Brookhaven Youth Bureau Coat Drive

Farmingville, NY - Supervisor Ed Romaine is pleased to announce that the Town of Brookhaven Youth Bureau will hold its Annual Coat Drive from January 10 to February 10 to help residents in need stay warm this winter. Donations of new or gently used coats,...

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Youth Bureau
Posted on: January 5, 2017

Brookhaven Town Seeks Nominations for 31st Annual Women’s Recognition Awards

Farmingville, NY - The Brookhaven Town Division of Women’s Services is seeking nominations for outstanding women of Brookhaven. Community groups, businesses and individuals are being asked to nominate women they believe are deserving of special ...

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Women's Services