Zimmerman Joins Democratic Race to Succeed Suozzi

Democrat Robert Zimmerman announced Tuesday that he will run for the 3rd Congressional District spot held by incumbent Tom Suozzi, who is running for governor. Zimmerman, a businessman and a member of the Democratic National Committee, said, ““We have to restore people’s confidence that our Read More …

‘High Tide’ in Northport With Some Rain, Snow on the Way

The weekend storm brought high tide waters into the parking lot at  the Northport Village Park on Monday. The Huntington area could be in for more rain and light snow Wednesday and Thursday. Temperatures will drop Thursday, to freezing early Thursday morning, with some gusting Read More …

2nd Precinct Officers Arrest Man on Charges of Stealing 3 Cars

A  Wheatley Heights man was arrested Monday and accused of stealing three cars in two days, Suffolk County police said. Second Precinct officers responded after a car identified as stolen in Southampton earlier in the day was found in the Walt Whitman Shops parking lot.  Read More …

Pieceful Quilting Shop to Close

The Pieceful Quilting shop in East Northport is closing as its owner plans to retire upstate. Owner Angela Veeck has operated the business for 13 years. She said, ““The quilting and retail industry has changed dramatically over the years. Especially since the onset of Covid Read More …

Pipe Break Floods Dining Hall at Helping Hand Rescue Mission

The dining hall at Helping Hand Rescue Mission was severely damaged overnight when a water pipe burst in the severe cold and flooded the building, the Rev. Kim Gambino said Monday morning. “I woke up the sound of the water alarm in the dining room Read More …

Renovations to Give Shopping Center New Stores, New Look

Stores at the expanded Huntington Shopping Center will feature several new stores, with Whole Foods Market as the centerpiece, outdoor seating and new entrances when work is completed in 2024. Federal Realty said it would also add two more “pad sites,” the freestanding  parcels that Read More …

Huntington Hospital Expert Weighs in on Best Mask Against Covid-19

As the Covid-19 epidemic wears on, many medical experts are recommending the use of N-95 masks and not the cloth versions that became commonplace back in 2020. Dr. Adrian Popp, head of the infectious diseases department at Huntington Hospital, said that, the Omicron variant of Read More …

Commack Man Killed in Motorcycle Crash

A  Commack motorcyclist was killed Friday night when he crashed on Harned Road, Suffolk County police said Saturday. James Coogan, 63, was riding a 2020 Honda Excelsior motorcycle north on Harned Road, west of Florida Avenue in Commack. Suffolk County Fourth Squad detectives are investigating Read More …

‘The Takeout Project’ Delivers Help to Hungry, Restaurants

A project to help the hungry and, simultaneously, Northport restaurants, is in full swing. Dr. Barbara Bolen, a clinical psychologist and a member of the Northport Chamber of Commerce, created The Takeout Project, encouraging people to buy gift cards from Northport restaurants, which are then Read More …