Please join us on Saturday, May 9 on the Islip High School track for the first annual Islip Family Run for ALS Research. The run and family walk event, running from 8:30 to noon, will raise money and awareness for ALS research. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. and the run will begin promptly at 9. The family walk will begin at 11 a.m. Registration costs $15 and includes an adult-sized T-shirt. Participation for each additional child under 12 years old costs only $5. You can register online at until April 27 or the day of the event (first come, first serve). This is a communitywide event, so please bring your family and friends to support this great cause. Please email or contact Ms. D'Agostino, Ms. Basch or Mrs. Gordon at the high school for more information, at 631-650-8300.