Crowds lined up along the Patchogue River to watch the 25th Annual Holiday Boat Parade. Themed “A Cartoon Christmas”, this year’s event had 22 boats participating from all over the island. Congratulations go out to all of this year’s participants. Here is the list of the official winners:
Peoples Choice Award: Boat #22 – Dead Reckoning, Captain Billy Kaiser
Best Sound /Music: Boat #19 – Trophey, Captain Chad Widman
Best Lights: Boat #17 – Devocean, Captains Carolyn & Kevin Maloney
Closest to Theme: Boat #14 – Twisted Whiskers, Captain Nick Gentner
Best Overall: Boat #20 – Queen Maeve II, Captain Steve Browning
Listed below are ceremonies being held in our area on Tuesday, September 11, 2018 in memory of Patriots Day, 9/11.
The Bellport Fire Department will be holding a service at 7 p.m. by the 9/11 Memorial located at the Bellport Marina / Dock.
The Brookhaven Fire Department will be holding a ceremony at 7 p.m. at the Brookhaven Firehouse, 2486 Montauk Hwy, Brookhaven. .
The Hagerman Fire Department will host a service, 7pm, by the 9/11 Memorial located at the Hagerman Fire Department, 510 Oakdale Ave, East Patchogue,
The Village will be hosting their 1st Annual 9/11 Memorial Service, 11 am, at the new 9/11 Memorial Park, located at Cedar Ave and Maiden Lane, overlooking the Great South Bay.
Patchogue Fire Department will also be hosting a 9/11 service at 6:30 pm, outside the firehouse, located at 15 Jennings Avenue, Patchogue.