Do You Remember West Islip Businesses That Have Come & Gone?

Turnover happens normally in a community, but what place do you miss the most?

Businesses have come and gone in West Islip through the years – and the slumping economy hasn't helped make things easier.

Recent closures include earlier this year, and the historical , which in 2010, and has remained vacant since.

Which business from the past do you miss the most? Share your thoughts in the comments section below.

Cathy Collins December 31, 2012 at 05:12 PM
The Colonie on Higbe Lane. Had great times there back in the early 70's Cathy Toland Collins
Lois van Meurs December 31, 2012 at 08:04 PM
I miss Mojo's and Westbrook most of all :(
Shelley Handler Murphy April 13, 2013 at 03:39 PM
Southgate School - at the end of Sylvia Drive / Pine Ave - There was a little woods behind it with "scary" garter snakes and a shortcut to Malts Ave... And Amato's Music, where musicians would post notices to find each other during the late 60s..
Cathy Collins April 14, 2013 at 12:40 PM
How many of you remember The Colony on Higbe Lane i hung out there almost every weekend from 1974 - 1977 Always had a good time there. Frank and Lou were the bartenders back then and Joe Izzo owned the place.
Cathy Collins April 14, 2013 at 12:42 PM
The comments about the Colony were from me Cathy Toland { Collins }


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