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A view along Main Street in East Moriches. (Credit: Amanda Douville)

A view along Main Street in East Moriches. (Sept. 19, 2012)

The Moriches photos

Moriches, East Moriches and Center Moriches are hamlets in the Town of Brookhaven.
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A view along Main Street in East Moriches.
(Credit: Amanda Douville)

A view along Main Street in East Moriches. (Sept. 19, 2012)

Mount Pleasant Cemetery Association is at 43 Main
(Credit: Amanda Douville)

Mount Pleasant Cemetery Association is at 43 Main St., Center Moriches. (Sept. 19, 2012)

Clayton Huey Elementary School, 511 Main St., Center
(Credit: Amanda Douville)

Clayton Huey Elementary School, 511 Main St., Center Moriches, is home to grades K-5 in the Center Moriches School District. (Sept. 19, 2012)

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Flight 800 Memorial Park in Center Moriches is
(Credit: Amanda Douville)

Flight 800 Memorial Park in Center Moriches is dedicated to the TWA flight that tragically crashed into the Atlantic Ocean off East Moriches in 1996. (Sept. 19, 2012)

East Moriches Elementary School at 523 Montauk Hwy.,
(Credit: Amanda Douville)

East Moriches Elementary School at 523 Montauk Hwy., East Moriches, is part of the East Moriches Union Free School District. (Sept. 19, 2012)

East Moriches Middle School, 9 Adelaide Ave.,East Moriches,
(Credit: Amanda Douville)

East Moriches Middle School, 9 Adelaide Ave.,East Moriches, is part of the East Moriches Union Free School District. (Sept. 19, 2012)

The Jewish Center of the Moriches is at
(Credit: Amanda Douville)

The Jewish Center of the Moriches is at 227 Main St., Center Moriches. (Sept. 19, 2012)

The Presbyterian Church of the Moriches is at
(Credit: Amanda Douville)

The Presbyterian Church of the Moriches is at 263 Main St., Center Moriches. (Sept. 19, 2012)

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Terrell River County Park in Center Moriches is
(Credit: Amanda Douville)

Terrell River County Park in Center Moriches is a nature preserve on the water. (Sept. 19, 2012)

Center Moriches Middle and High School is at
(Credit: Amanda Douville)

Center Moriches Middle and High School is at 311 Frowein Rd., Center Moriches, and is part of the Center Moriches School District. (Sept. 19, 2012)

West Mill Pond and East Mill Pond are
(Credit: Amanda Douville)

West Mill Pond and East Mill Pond are separated by Montauk Highway and can be seen at the entrance to the hamlet of Moriches. (Sept. 19, 2012)

A view along Main Street in East Moriches.
(Credit: Amanda Douville)

A view along Main Street in East Moriches. (Sept. 19, 2012)

Atlantic Avenue Park at the end of Atlantic
(Credit: Amanda Douville)

Atlantic Avenue Park at the end of Atlantic Avenue in East Moriches is home to Moriches Bay Little League. (Sept. 19, 2012)

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Moriches Elementary School at 16 Louis Ave. in
(Credit: Amanda Douville)

Moriches Elementary School at 16 Louis Ave. in Moriches, serves the William Floyd School District. (Sept. 19, 2012)

Hank's Farm Stand on Barnes Road in Moriches
(Credit: Amanda Douville)

Hank's Farm Stand on Barnes Road in Moriches offers a variety of fresh Moriches-grown produce. (Sept. 19, 2012)

A look inside Center Moriches' Masury Estate Ballroom,
(Credit: Amanda Douville)

A look inside Center Moriches' Masury Estate Ballroom, originally built by John W. Masury and his wife Grace in the late 1800s for their daughter's wedding. (Sept. 19, 2012)

Masury Estate Ballroom, a site listed on the
(Credit: Amanda Douville)

Masury Estate Ballroom, a site listed on the National Register of Historic Places, is at 67 Old Neck Rd., Center Moriches. (Sept. 19, 2012)

Saint John the Evangelist Roman Catholic Church is
(Credit: Center Moriches)

Saint John the Evangelist Roman Catholic Church is at 25 Ocean Ave., Center Moriches. (Sept. 19, 2012)

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Our Lady Queen of Apostles School at 2
(Credit: Amanda Douville)

Our Lady Queen of Apostles School at 2 Saint Johns Pl., Center Moriches, is next to Saint John the Evangelist Roman Catholic Church. (Sept. 19, 2012)

Holiday Beach, at the end of Old Neck
(Credit: Amanda Douville)

Holiday Beach, at the end of Old Neck Road in Center Moriches, is a private beach for Holiday Beach residents. (Sept. 19, 2012)

A view of Main Street in Center Moriches.
(Credit: Carl Corry)

A view of Main Street in Center Moriches. (Nov. 11, 2011)

Bank Street Park is at the corner of
(Credit: Carl Corry)

Bank Street Park is at the corner of Bank and Main streets in Center Moriches. (Feb. 19, 2012)

This sign on Montauk Highway welcomes visitors to
(Credit: Carl Corry, 2011)

This sign on Montauk Highway welcomes visitors to the hamlet of Center Moriches in the Town of Brookhaven. (June 29, 2011)

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The Center Moriches United Methodist Church is on
(Credit: Carl Corry)

The Center Moriches United Methodist Church is on Main Street in Center Moriches. (March 25, 2011)

Havens House on Main Street in Center Moriches,
(Credit: Carl Corry)

Havens House on Main Street in Center Moriches, which dates back to 1890, is the home of the Moriches Bay Historical Society. (June 29, 2011)

Havens House on Main Street in Center Moriches,
(Credit: Carl Corry)

Havens House on Main Street in Center Moriches, which dates back to 1890, is the home of the Moriches Bay Historical Society. (June 29, 2011)

Kaler's Pond Audubon Center in Center Moriches, run
(Credit: Carl Corry)

Kaler's Pond Audubon Center in Center Moriches, run by Audubon New York, provides wildlife, nature and environmental education programs. It is located on Montauk Highway in Kaler's Pond Park, behind the Flight 800 Memorial Playground. (June 29, 2011)

Kaler's Pond Audubon Center in Center Moriches, run
(Credit: Carl Corry)

Kaler's Pond Audubon Center in Center Moriches, run by Audubon New York, provides wildlife, nature and environmental education programs. It is located on Montauk Highway in Kaler's Pond Park, behind the Flight 800 Memorial Playground. The Gilbert S. Raynor Interpretive Nature Trail is behind the center's building. (June 29, 2011)

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Kaler's Pond Park in Center Moriches is a
(Credit: Carl Corry)

Kaler's Pond Park in Center Moriches is a popular recreational site in Center Moriches. (June 29, 2011)

Kaler's Pond Park in Center Moriches is a
(Credit: Carl Corry)

Kaler's Pond Park in Center Moriches is a popular recreational site in Center Moriches. (June 29, 2011)

Havens House on Main Street in Center Moriches,
(Credit: Carl Corry)

Havens House on Main Street in Center Moriches, which dates back to 1890, is the home of the Moriches Bay Historical Society. (June 29, 2011)

A view of Senix Creek facing south from
(Credit: Carl Corry)

A view of Senix Creek facing south from Canal Street in Center Moriches. The creek flows into Moriches Bay. (June 29, 2011)

A nautical-themed mural is painted on the wall
(Credit: Carl Corry)

A nautical-themed mural is painted on the wall of a store at the intersection of Main and Canal streets in Center Moriches. (March 25, 2011)

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A nautical-themed mural is painted on the wall
(Credit: Carl Corry)

A nautical-themed mural is painted on the wall of a store at the intersection of Main and Canal streets in Center Moriches. (March 25, 2011)

Main Street in Center Moriches. (Dec. 30, 2010)
(Credit: Erin Geismar)

Main Street in Center Moriches. (Dec. 30, 2010)

Center Moriches Library

Center Moriches Library

Center Moriches Fire Department on Main Street.

Center Moriches Fire Department on Main Street.

Little Dragonflies in Center Moriches has boutique children's
(Credit: Randee Daddona)

Little Dragonflies in Center Moriches has boutique children's clothing, accessories, toys and shoes from size 0-12. (Nov. 9, 2010)

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