As primary documents, newspapers serve as
excellent sources of information. They give us a glimpse
of how people lived in our community many years ago.
Patchogue Advance (Long Island Advance)
Thanks to the editors of the Long Island Advance for
allowing us to post area items.
were microfilmed and edited by students of the Longwood
Yaphank - 1877 -1885
(Yaphank, Coram, Middle Island) 1886 - 1909
Yaphank, Coram, Middle Island) 1916 -1919
Coram - 1877 - 1885
Middle Island 1877 - 1885
Ridge (Ridgeville) 1877 -
Port Jefferson Times
Middle Island Mail
- published 1936-1941.
This newspaper provides information about Brookhaven
town, including the Longwood Community. It is available
on microfilm at the Longwood Public Library.