BloggersDavid Reich-Hale Denise M. Bonilla Sophia Chang Tara Conry Carl Corry Erin Geismar Scott Eidler Mackenzie Issler Carl MacGowan Deborah S. Morris Ted Phillips Candice Ruud Nicholas Spangler Joshua Stewart
Stories to follow: 2 escape after car sinks in canal
A driver and passenger whose car accidentally wound up in a Baldwin canal, submerged in water, managed to escape Sunday night, police said. -- David J. Lopez
Budget workshop. The Lindenhurst school board will hold a budget workshop on personnel at 7 p.m. Monday in the McKenna Administration Building, 350 Daniel St. Check Denise Bonilla’s Twitter updates @denisebonilla.
Board action. The Islip Town board meets at 2 p.m. Tuesday in Town Hall, 655 Main St. It will hold public hearings on relaxed restrictions for food truck vendors and on an extension of a property tax exemption for un-remarried widows of volunteer firefighters and ambulance workers killed in the line of duty. The board will also rule on a zone change for the Bourne Estate. Check Candice Ruud’s Twitter updates @candiceruud.
Cell tower. A proposal to build a 125-foot cellphone tower at the former San Remo Elementary School will be discussed at a meeting of the school board at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in Kings Park High School, 200 Rte. 25A. Check Carl MacGowan’s Twitter updates @CarlMacGowan.