It should be a slow time of year with the hazy summer days getting shorter, and kids already stressing about back to school. So no one can blame you if you haven't kept up on all the news this week at West Islip Patch.
News Catch-Up Time
So before another busy weekend of yard sales, beach fun and late summer BBQs hit, we want to share some top news of this week and give you a peek at what's coming Thursday on West Islip Patch.
Attention all men with a ring burning a hole in their pocket and still struggling to figure out how to do the best proposal. Our advice is to wait a few months otherwise you'll just never measure up to this high-flying marriage minded man who surprised the heck out of his new fiancee.
Support a great team and have a great time doing it this weekend. A youth baseball squad is holding a dinner and dance Saturday night and it's for a great cause.
Find out what the top two improvements West Islip readers want to happen in their community. And yes, of course, one involves the La Grange Inn.
Coming up Thursday on Patch:
Satisfy that craving to find a bargain by checking out what your neighbors are selling online this week. Treasure abounds.
If you're looking for a job it might just be right in town. So don't miss this week's list of job openings in West Islip.
We asked and you answered: What's the worse thing about going back to school? Well according to West Islip residents the dreaded work in getting supplies all set. Oh, and one other peeve is on the list.