More Beaches Closed by Bacteria

Steers Beach in Northport and Asharoken and Prices Bend Beaches, both in Eatons Neck, have closed to bathing today due to the finding of bacteria. Centerport Yacht Club Beach in Centerport remains closed. Beaches will reopen when further testing reveals that the bacteria have subsided Read More …

Smart Growth Awards for Downtown Projects

The Huntington Township Housing Coalition will be among the honorees Friday at the 18th annual Long Island Smart Growth Awards. The awards recognize individuals and organizations for advancing successful downtown and infrastructure initiatives. This year’s event will highlight the efforts of leaders in government, the Read More …

Man Arrested on Charges of Driving With 40 License Suspensions

Suffolk County Police arrested a Huntington Station man Thursday and charged him with driving with 40 license suspensions. Officers pulled over a 2015 Nissan Altima that was traveling east on West 9th Street near 3rd Avenue, at approximately 5:45 p.m. after observing excessive tint on Read More …

Town, Hospital to Offer Free Skin Cancer Screenings

The Town of Huntington and dermatologists from Huntington Hospital will provide free skin cancer screenings at Crab Meadow Beach on Saturday and again on July 13. “Getting a skin cancer screening is very important for your health,” said Supervisor Chad A. Lupinacci. “It is always Read More …

Bacteria Closes 3 Beaches in Huntington

The Suffolk County health department closed the Centerport Yacht Club Beach, Valley Grove Beach, and Huntington Beach Community Association Beach in Huntington Wednesday because of the finding of bacteria at levels in excess of acceptable criteria. For the latest information on affected beaches, call the Read More …

Public Hearings Scheduled June 18

The Town Board has scheduled the following public hearings for the June 18 Town Board meeting at 7 p.m. ·   To consider authorizing various actions be taken upon certain properties designated as blighted in accordance with Chapter 156, Article VII, §156-60 (Blighted Property). ·   To Read More …

Lyft Driver Accused of Driving With 17 License Suspensions

Suffolk County Police Saturday arrested a Lyft driver they said had been driving with 17 license suspensions. Leith Crossen was in a 2007 Volkswagen Jetta on Woodbury Road near Cold Spring Harbor train station when a Second Precinct officer, responding to a 911 call of Read More …