The Village News Community Calendar Columns Shops & Businesses Galleries & Antiques Residents Visitors
Late Breaking News Fun Stuff Family Real Estate Restaurants Organizations Photo Gallery

The Village News, Bellport's Paperless NewspaperLate Breaking News

Congratulations to the Winner of Our Summer Photo Contest

Lynda Wagner


Thank you to everyone who submitted a photo in the Summer Photo Contest. They were all great! If you didn't have a chance to submit a photo for this contest, don't worry. We'll have a brand new themed contest coming soon and we hope that you'll participate! So please hold your new photo submissions until then. We'd like to congratulate Lynda Wagner for submitting the winning photograph! Click here to see all of our past photo contest winners.

Fall Sessions of Village Yoga and Dynamic Chair Yoga Begin this Monday, September 16th

Village Yoga

As we look toward the coming Fall season, it is a time for new beginnings, a time when we let fall away that which does not serve us and move forward to the next part of our journeys. In support of your health and well being, consider joining Village Yoga's practices of Kripalu Yoga on the Mat and Dynamic Chair Yoga. Beginning Monday, September 16th, the new 12-session series start. All classes meet in the Parish Hall of Christ Church, 64 South Country Rd., Bellport.  Click here for more information.

CEED's Annual Bike4nature Fall Festival this Saturday, September 21st

Bike for Nature

Join CEED for their Annual Bike4nature Fall Festival on Saturday, September 21st from 11:00am-4:00pm. Bicycle around town with friends and family to raise funds for Brookhaven's newest nature refuge. The festival includes Earth-friendly vendors, a free bike tune-up station, kid's activities & crafts, BBQ, raffle baskets, live animals with Ranger Eric, Reggae music Skyfire Band, flamenco artist Arrizza, and fabulous Live Birds Of Prey Show!

Admission to the Festival is free! Register for the bike-a-thon online and raise funds to help renovate the historic CEED property into a public nature center for all ages. The first 50 registered bicyclists will receive an exclusive "I Biked For Nature" T-Shirt. Prizes to top fundraisers. This event is pet-friendly for friendly pets.  Click here for more information.

Special Offers from MVP Automotive in Downtown Bellport Village


Have you visited MVP Automotive right here in the heart of Bellport Village? For 19 years, MVP has served the automotive needs of our community. MVP provides excellent customer service, honest pricing and truly professional auto repairs!

Does your car need an inspection? MVP is an official New York State Inspection Station! Need new tires? MVP stocks a full line of Hercules Tires for cars, SUVs and LT trucks! Need an oil change, repair or routine maintenance? MVP does that too!

Click here to check out MVP’s latest special offers that will SAVE YOU MONEY!

Home Buyer & Financial Literacy Workshop Series this October

Home Buying Seminar

Are you interested in buying a new home but are unsure where to even begin the process? Then this two-part home buyer seminar is for you! Click here for more information.

Andrew Gabriel Returns to Peter's on the Green this Fall


Enjoy live music from Andrew Gabriel at Peter's on the Green this Fall! Andrew Gabriel is a singer/guitarist from Long Island who has performed at many venues, events, and restaurants across the area. His smooth blend of folk, pop, and rock set a relaxed atmosphere whether the setting be formal or casual. His interpretations include artists such as Bob Dylan, James Taylor, Foo Fighters, Stevie Wonder, Melody Gardot, John Mayer, Elton John, The Police, Frank Sinatra, and many more.  Click here for more information.

Office Suites Available in Bellport Village

Office Space

One month free, new construction office suites are available in the heart of Bellport Village. Click here for more information.

New Classified Posted: Nissan Sentra For Sale

Nissan Sentra For Sale

A new classified ad has been posted for a 2012 Nissan Sentra for sale. Click here for more information.

New Classified Posted: Signed Soccer Shirt For Sale

Soccer Shirt

A new classified ad has been posted for a soccer shirt signed by the US Girls Team in the 1990's. Click here for more information.

The Bellport-Brookhaven Historical Society's "Authors and Artists Series" Presents Cara Wall on Saturday, October 12th

Cara Wall

The Bellport-Brookhaven Historical Society invites you to join them for their next presentation in their "Authors and Artists Series." On Saturday, October 12th at 5:00pm, author Cara Wall will discuss her new novel, "The Dearly Beloved," a story of the entwined lives/marriages of two Presbyterian clergymen in a Greenwich Village church. A book signing and reception will follow the presentation. Click here for more information.

September and October Events at the South Country Library

South Country Library

The South Country Library has released its list of events for September and October. Registration for adult programs is immediate and ongoing unless otherwise noted. Registration for September children's programs starts Tuesday, September 3rd at 9:30am. October children's program registration starts Tuesday, October 1st at 9:30am. Click here for descriptions of the upcoming programs.

Stony Brook University’s Herstory Facilitator Training Institute


There are only a few weeks left to join Stony Brook University’s “Herstory Facilitator Training” program. It's a wonderful opportunity for someone who wants to do service for Suffolk County's most disenfranchised. Click here for more information about the program.

To Apply for the Program:
Applications will be considered on a competitive basis in the order in which they are received. Training is offered to selected candidates free of charge. If you have any questions, please contact Herstory's artistic director, Erika Duncan at

To download an application, click here.

For more information about Herstory Writers Workshop, click here.

Cottage for Rent in Bellport Village

For Rent

Looking for a new home? Check out this cottage for rent in Bellport Village! Click here for more information.

Swan Realty Posts House for Sale in Brookhaven Hamlet

Swan Realty

Swan Realty has posted a home for sale in Brookhaven Hamlet. Built in 1920, this original South Haven School has been re-purposed into a spectacular residence! If you or someone you know is in the market for a new home, be sure to check it out! Click here for more information.

Designscapes of Long Island Still has Some Time Slots Available in 2019 and is Now Booking Projects for 2020


Designscapes of Long Island's design/build landscaping season is in full swing and scheduling time slots are filling up. Don't miss your opportunity to have Designscapes of LI help make your outdoor living dreams come true in 2019 & 2020!

Be sure to check out their latest products including: Pet Turf, Putting Greens, Bocce Ball Courts and Synthetic Turf! These are all in addition to everything else they offer to make your outdoor living space dreams come true! Click here for more information.

New Classified Ad: 2016 Cervelo R3 Road Bike For Sale


A new classified ad has been posted for a 2016 Cervelo R3 Road Bike for sale.  Click here for more information.

Register Today for UPK at The Bellport Methodist Preschool for 2019/2020


For the 2019/2020 school year, the Bellport Methodist Preschool will be offering Universal Pre-Kindergarten (UPK). If you have registered your child with the South Country Central School District and Bellport Methodist Preschool, your child will be able to attend our 4-year-old program without cost to you. Call today to register! Click here for more information.

Swan Realty Posts House for Sale in East Patchogue

East Patchogue

Swan Realty has posted a home for sale in East Patchogue. This property is located on 1.6 acres of private, wooded heaven! If you or someone you know is in the market for a new home, be sure to check it out! Click here for more information.

Rental Space Wanted Near Bellport

For Rent

A Bellport resident is looking for a short term rental of a private space to study. Click here for more information.

New Letters to the Editor Posted


New Letters to the Editor have been posted.  Click here for more information. Awarded Constant Contact's All Star Award... For the 7th Year in a Row!

Constant Contact

For the 7th year in a row, has been selected by Constant Contact to receive their coveted "All Star Award" for 2018. Every spring, Constant Contact selects their All Star Award recipients for the prior year. With over 5 million customers, Constant Contact has been a leader in email marketing since 1995 and is one of the leading communications companies designed to help small businesses and non-profits communicate with the world.  Click here for more information.

We Need Your Help...


In a world of lies and fake news,, now in its 15th year, remains your source for accurate local news and information, but we need your help. Our advertisers are great, but the fact remains that operates at a significant loss every year and is only able to continue because we support it out of our own pockets. Your subscribing for only 10 cents a day would make a big difference.

It’s a shame, but only a tiny number of our readers actually help support financially by becoming Subscribers. It’s time for you to consider stepping up and becoming a Subscriber for 2019 so that we can continue to support our community with news and information. Your help, by subscribing to for only 10 cents a day, that’s only $36.50 for the entire year, can be a big help in keeping going. If you can afford $50 or $100 for the year, that’s great, but if you can only afford $25, that will be appreciated too.

As usual, if you subscribe for at least $36.50 for the year, you’ll receive FREE Classified Ad Services for the entire year, including photos. If you place just one Classified Ad during the year, this service alone will pay for your subscription!

Please CLICK HERE for information on becoming a Subscriber for 201

Sign Up for Our Weekly Email Blasts and Your Photo Could be Our "Featured Photo of the Week!"

Photo of the Week

We're starting something new in our weekly email blasts... a "Featured Photo of the Week!" Your photo could be featured at the top of one of our weekly email blasts! If you have a photo you'd like us to consider featuring, email it to us. Be sure to sign up for our weekly email blasts to see if your photo has been chosen!

The Classifieds Work!

Thank You