Bellport Bellport's Paperless Newspaper

Although we are, we really cover the area from Brookhaven Hamlet, to East Patchogue, to Yaphank, usually known as the "South Country" area of Long Island. This is a wonderful area of NY and the country to either visit or live. Our job, at, is to let you know what's going on.

Take your time and "poke" around our site. The more you look, the more you'll find on our "paperless newspaper." And, if you sign up for our email list, every week we'll let you know what's happening that week and what's coming up in the near future.

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What's New on

COVID-19 Updates
Coronavirus Updates
Last Updated 10/21 at 8:30pm


Brookhaven Village

The Brookhaven Village Association Presents "Gordon Heights: A History" this Sunday, October 25th


How Quickly Will Your Absentee Ballot be Counted?


Merckling Family Chiropractic is Now Offering Acupuncture Services



Vote Early in the November 3rd General Elections Beginning on October 24th

Cemetary Walk

Join the BBHS for a Tour of Woodland Cemetery on Halloween, Saturday, October 31st

Thanksgiving to Go

Order Your "Thanksgiving to Go" from the Bellport Country Club


Fall Music

Updates from
South Country Concerts


Bellport Middle School
Spiritwear Fundraiser

Harmony Cafe

The Harmony Cafe and Heartbeet
Help Those in Need


Letters to the Editor

New Letters to the Editor

Lighthouse Mission

Thanksgiving Donations Needed for Lighthouse Mission


Help for Brookhaven Seniors
Impacted by COVID-19



South Country Education Foundation 2020-2021 Grant Cycle Is Open

Red Ribbon

COMPASS Unity's 1st Annual Red Ribbon Week 5K- October 23rd-31st

Photo Contest

New Photo Contest:
Downtown Bellport Village
Photos Due by October 31st!



New Editorial:

Swan Realty

Swan Realty Welcomes
a New Sales Agent

Ash Tree

The Bellport Garden Club Needs Your Support: Emerald Ash Borer Tree Blight


Landfill Meeting

Means Closed


New Editorial:
"It Still Ain't Over"

Scholar Artists

South Country Central
School District News


Absentee Ballots

Governor Cuomo Signs into Law Sweeping Election Reforms and How to Vote by Absentee Ballot Including the Necessary Forms





This Week's Featured Advertisers

Jason Crane Landscaping

Jason Crane Landscaping

For over 25 years, Jason Crane Landscaping has been the "local" landscaper for the South Country area. They specialize in the Bellport Village, Brookhaven Hamlet, and East Patchogue areas. Their work is satisfaction guaranteed and the highest level of service is their foremost concern. Call them today for all of your "Fall Clean-Up" needs! Click here for more information.



Bellport Arts and Framing

Bellport Arts & Framing

The quality and diversity of our frame designs provide solutions that suit all interior and individual styles. Make Lasting Impressions! Print your favorite family photos on canvas or fine art paper. Other Services: Fine Art Restoration, Frame Repair, Photo Restoration, Custom Corkboards & Blackboards made to any size, and we even cut glass for window panes! In addition, we carry a fine selection of giftwrap, cards, gift items, and local art. Owner, LuAnn Thompson, has been part of the Bellport Business Community for 10 years. Click here for more information.



This Week's Featured Events


Red Ribbon

COMPASS Unity's 1st Annual Red Ribbon Week 5K

October 23rd-31st

COMPASS Unity will be hosting their first ever Annual Red Ribbon Week 5k Run/Walk/Wheelchair Race October 23rd through October 31st! This fun and free virtual 5K race aims to raise awareness about drug abuse prevention. This is an inclusive race and they invite those of all different abilities to participate! Click here for more information and to register for the race!




Early Voting Begins

Saturday, October 24th

Early Voting in the upcoming November 3rd elections will begin this Saturday, October 24th in Suffolk County. There are several early voting sites available in the county. The closest site to the South Country area seems to be the Mastic Recreation Center located at 15 Herkimer Street, Mastic NY 11950. Click here for more information.



Gordon Heights

The Brookhaven Village Association Presents "Gordon Heights: A History"

Sunday, October 25th

Join the Brookhaven Village Association as they present, "Gordon Heights: A History" on Sunday, October 25th from 3:00pm-4:00pm outdoors at the Post Morrow Foundation, 16 Bay Road in Brookhaven. Local history librarian at the Longwood Public Library, Melanie Cardone-Leathers will discuss the resilient community and origins or the Gordon Heights Fire Dept. Click here for more information.


South Country School District Featured Events

South Country School District Featured Events

Click here for what's happening this week in the South Country School District.

This Week in Bellport


20Bellport Camera Club Meeting
Tuesday, October 20th at 7:00pm
Click for more details.



23COMPASS Unity's 1st Annual Red Ribbon Week 5K
October 23rd-31st
Click for more details.

24Early Voting Begins for the November 3rd Election
Saturday, October 24th
Click for more details.

25The Brookhaven Village Association Presents "Gordon Heights: A History"
Sunday, October 25th from 3:00pm-4:00pm
The Post Morrow Foundation
16 Bay Road, Brookhaven
Click for more details.

Click here to see the full October calendar.