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Honoring Our Veterans

On Veterans Day, Sunday, November 11th at 2pm, the community came together to celebrate our veterans and active military members and spend time remembering the importance of the sacrifices made by them and their families. This was our First Annual Veterans Parade and it could not have gone better. Community and military members drove and marched along Main Street in East Moriches in classic cars, army trucks, and with a pride for this country that brought everyone together. The weather was beautiful and sunny. Over 1,000 families, kids, and adults came out to enjoy the day and we had over 500 marchers, many of whom have served in our military.

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Ghosts and Goblins and Ghouls – Oh My!

On Halloween night, from 4:30-6pm, Main Street in Center Moriches was filled with kids and adults in costumes of every description! The weather was perfect and everyone had a wonderful time.

For nearly 20 years our town has provided a safe and fun way to trick or treat without the worries and stress that comes with going house to house. Business owners and community members alike handed out candy and treats to well over 1,000 children and adults.

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Girl Scout Troop 1556 Makes Pinwheels for Peace

On Wednesday, September 19th, our local Girl Scout Troop 1556, led by Jennifer Glover, gathered at the sign welcoming people into Center Moriches. The troop is made up of young community members all around 11 years of age, and all standing up for a good cause – World Peace. The pinwheels you see were all hand designed by our lovely Girl Scouts and were admired by many local community members.

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Arthur Gerhauser to be 2019 St. Patrick’s Day Parade Grand Marshal

The Board of Directors of the Chamber of Commerce of the Moriches are very pleased to announce that long-time Chamber officer Art Gerhauser will be the Grand Marshal of the 2019 St. Patrick’s Day Parade!

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Great Music, Food & Friends on Our Sunset Cruise

This week on August 7th, we were finally able to have our annual sunset cruise after many attempts that ended in bad weather. Tuesday’s weather could not have been better, and while we were unable to see the sunset the evening, it was spent with amazing people who made the event just as much fun without.

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Our Free Summer Movie Nights are a Huge Hit

This past Saturday, we had our second successful family-friendly, Chamber-sponsored event of the summer! The weather was amazing for the showing of Coco, the 2017 Pixar animation, played on the lawn at Clayton Huey Elementary. Attendance was high and everyone had a great time!

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Nitework Hits the Lawn at Clayton Huey

Great Performance for Our First Concert of the Season!

On Saturday, July 7th, the Chamber of Commerce hosted the first concert of the summer! The weather couldn’t have been better! Adults and children enjoyed the music and community-feel alike. On the lawn of Clayton Huey Elementary School, Nitework, played their hearts out and everyone in town had a blast!
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Beautiful Weather & a Great Turnout for the Spring Fair

This year’s Spring Fair was held on Saturday, June 9th, along Main Street right in Center Moriches. We were fortunate enough to have Main Street closed between Chichester Avenue and Railroad Avenue for people to shop and look around. This made the Fair much more enjoyable and stress-free for vendors and community members alike!

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Welcome to Our New Website!

After much hard work and careful consideration by our Board of Directors, we’re happy to announce the launch of our brand new website! Working closely with Chamber member and local business Electric Bricks, we’ve brought our online presence into the modern age with lots of great new features and information.

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