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A. Marshall Irving: The Man Behind the Beloved Stony Brook Eagle

A. Marshall Irving: The Man Behind the Beloved Stony Brook Eagle

Marshall Irving was always fascinated with how things work. You know the type. He can fix almost anything. And as the ‘Keeper of the Stony Brook Eagle’ atop the Federalist-style Post Office in Stony Brook, he’s the person responsible for making sure the clock works […]

St. Patrick’s Day Festivities & Irish Soda Bread Competition March 3

St. Patrick’s Day Festivities & Irish Soda Bread Competition March 3

The Ward Melville Heritage Organization will host a fun filled event in celebration of St. Patrick’s Day on Sunday, March 3, 2019 from 1:30 to 4:30 pm at their Educational & Cultural Center in Stony Brook Village.

Steampunk Art at ‘Treasure That Trash’ Exhibit

Steampunk Art at ‘Treasure That Trash’ Exhibit

In commemoration of Earth Day in April, the Ward Melville Heritage Organization will present Treasure That Trash, a not-to-be-missed exhibit of impressive artistry created from a variety of common items including recycled materials, beach trash, paint, wood and many more. The exhibit will be on display March 9 through 30, 10 am to 4 pm at WMHO’s Educational & Cultural Center in Stony Brook Village.

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Fashion Show, Amazing Foods, Raffles and More at Taste of Stony Brook Event

Fashion Show, Amazing Foods, Raffles and More at Taste of Stony Brook Event

Come out and see a fashion show, enjoy live music and sample foods from some amazing restaurants in Stony Brook Village for the “Taste of Stony Brook Village …Ladies Night In” event on Tuesday, February 26 from 6 pm to 8 pm at Ward Melville […]

Top Fifteen Gifts and Ideas for Valentine’s Day

Top Fifteen Gifts and Ideas for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is coming and the shops at Stony Brook Village are a great place to find the perfect gift for your loved ones, with quaint and unique shops and businesses offering sweet treats and thoughtful ideas. Stony Brook is also a romantic place to […]

Feel Like a Kid in a Candy Shop at Chocolate Works

Feel Like a Kid in a Candy Shop at Chocolate Works

As soon as you walk into Chocolate Works in Stony Brook Village, the first things you notice is how absolutely amazing it smells in here.

At any given time, there are 100 pounds of fresh chocolate warming in the giant vats and the fragrance fills the shop.  The walls and showcases are filled with delightful treats, including an extensive assortment of Belgian chocolate, hand-dipped pretzels, cookies, marshmallows and fruits; theme-molded chocolate, gourmet truffles, bark chocolate and more.  You can also get custom-made chocolate for a special gift, corporate event or to use as party favors.

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Winter Break Program for Kids

Winter Break Program for Kids

The Ward Melville Heritage Organization will host “Hibernations Creations,” a 3-day Winter Break Puppet-Making Workshop for kids 6 through 9 at their Educational & Cultural Center in Stony Brook Village February 19, 20 and 21, 2019.

Celebrate the ‘Year of the Pig’ at Chinese New Year Celebration

Celebrate the ‘Year of the Pig’ at Chinese New Year Celebration

The Ward Melville Heritage Organization will host its Annual Chinese New Year Celebration on Saturday, February 2 from 1:30 to 4:30 pm at its Educational and Cultural Center in the Stony Brook Village Center. To usher in the “Year of the Pig” the event will […]

Stony Brook Hosts Chinese Delegation to See First U.S. Application of Alipay and WeChat Pay

Stony Brook Hosts Chinese Delegation to See First U.S. Application of Alipay and WeChat Pay

In 2018 Stony Brook Village became the first community in the country to adopt Alipay and WeChat Pay which accounts for 90% of the Chinese mobile payment market, allowing merchants to better service the Chinese traveler through a convenient QR code point of sale terminal system right at their fingertips.

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David Striffler Hosts Master Class on Cheese Pairings and Raclette

David Striffler Hosts Master Class on Cheese Pairings and Raclette

“Let’s Talk Life,” the first in a series of free Master Classes at WMHO’s Educational & Cultural Center, will feature David Striffler, owner of Brew Cheese, one of only two certified Cheesemongers in all of Suffolk County.