Man Accused of Stealing Car at Gunpoint Outside Restaurant

A Shirley man was arrested early Wednesday morning after he stole a car at gunpoint in Melville and fled, Suffolk County police said. About 12″45 am, an armed man approached two people  in the parking lot of Cirella’s Restaurant, 14 Broadhollow Road, police said, and Read More …

Huntington Station Woman Accused of Stealing From Company

A Huntington Station woman was arrested and accused of stealing more than $143,000 from her employer while working for a company that provides services to children with developmental delays, county district attorney’s office said Tuesday. Patricia Sales, 46, was arrested Monday and arraigned before Judge Read More …

Indoor School Masks Remain, Cuomo Says

Masks can be removed outdoors but must remain on indoors at schools, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo said Monday. The statement clarified a weekend of confusion for school districts, after contradictory letters sent by state officials. Late Friday afternoon, state health commissioner Dr. Howard Zucker wrote Read More …

Teen Drowns in Backyard Pool

A teenager visiting from Canada drowned in a pool in Dix Hills, Suffolk Police said Monday. Suffolk County Police Homicide Squad detectives are investigating the drowning death of Abdul Brezault, 18, who was found unresponsive in the pool  at 4 Lansdowne Lane at approximately 8:20 Read More …

Casale Starts Marathon Journey in Huntington

The Town of Huntington on Sunday sent ultra-marathoner Eva Casale off on the first leg of her 184-mile journey around Long Island to honor veterans. The event at Town Hall was wrapped in Flag Day,  which commemorates the 1777 adoption of the Stars and Stripes Read More …

Huntington Schools to Stick With Mask Mandate

Updated  8:30 pm: The Huntington school district will stick with its mask mandate Monday when school when students return to school. New York State Health Commissioner Dr. Howard Zucker had sent education leaders scrambling late Friday afternoon with a letter to the Centers for Disease  Read More …

Happening in Huntington: School Board in Session; Early Voting

Here are some of the events coming up this week in Huntington. Monday: The Huntington school board returns to in-person meetings Monday night at 7:30 PM. Social distancing guidelines will be in effect. Use of Zoom will discontinue, but meetings will continue to be livestreamed Read More …