If you want news reported first, from the streets and from the sources, follow Greater Long Island and its growing suite of community news sites: GreaterPatchogue, GreaterBayShore, GreaterBabylon, GreaterPortJeff, GreaterMoriches and GreaterSayville.

“When we break news, competing outlets jump. So it’s time for us to start bragging about being first — and being accurate,” said publisher Michael White.

Scroll down for 10 stories reported first from Greater L.I. these past two weeks alone. Click here to access all the sites through greaterlongisland.com.

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