This story is updated as more businesses let Patch know they've re-opened.
Depending on damage, and back-up systems in place, a business can take as much time to re-open as a homeowner takes to get water out of a basement or driveways cleared.
Here's a quick list of what's open in West Islip. We'll update it as readers send in additions. Please add any open businesses in our comments section if you can so readers have an idea of where to go if they need something.
Be careful drving, as some traffic lights are still out.
- Villa Monaco
- Cafe Europa
- Hershey's Ice Cream
- Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center
- Roots restuarant
- Veterinary Medical Center of Long Island
- West Islip Public Library - offering chrging stations and WIFI
- South Shore Children's Center
- Best Yet
- A-1 Action Auto & Truck Repair
- Netter Real Estate - Offering charging stations as well as collecting donations
- Elite Fashion Accessories
- Slices & Ices Pizzeria