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Top 3: Our most shared stories from last week


Below are our top three stories from last week based on sharing numbers on social media.

1. Alive After Five drew 21,000 people to Patchogue

479 Facebook / 4 Twitter / 18 Linkedin (501)

2. Longtime schoolteacher opens art studio in Bayport

288 Facebook / 3 Twitter / 1 Pinterest ( 292)

3. Funknasty’s very chant-able Patchogue anthem

183 Facebook / 3 Twitter (186)

Most All-Time:

1. New York Bully Crew finds a home in East Patchogue

1,500 Facebook / 3 Twitter (1,503)

2. Meet the man behind the Long Island fishbone logo

850 Facebook / 2 Twitter (852)

3. Patchogue takes center stage in LI’s musical resurgence

754 Facebook / 11 Twitter / 7 LinkedIn (772)

Note: To qualify for the top three, a story must be on the site for at least 12 hours, so stories published later on a Sunday will be counted in the following week’s tally.


Photo: A recent paint-and-sip night at the Phoenix Gallery & Art Studio in Bayport. (Credit: Courtesy photo)

About the author: Michael White

Michael White is a Bellport resident, longtime newspaper reporter and editor, and the owner of Email him your story ideas or tips: