Huntington Commemorates Anne Frank

Anne Frank, the Jewish teenager whose diary inspires millions decades after her death in the Holocaust, was commemorated¬† Wednesday at Huntington Town Hall. Town officials, religious leaders and others heard from Gail Sheryn Kastenholz, a Huntington Station resident, whose parents survived the Holocaust, and who Read More …

Schools, Banks to Close for Juneteenth

Juneteenth, the federal holiday commemorating June 1865 when enslaved African-Americans in Texas learned that they were free, will close most banks, schools and other offices on Monday. Because the date fell on Sunday this year, the holiday wil be recognized on Monday. In New York, Read More …

Schramm Named to County LGBTQ Board

Joe Schramm, a Northport resident and business owner, has been named to the new LGBTQ+ Advisory Board by Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone. Schramm was also elected vice chairman. The purpose of the board is to serve as advisers to county officials on Suffolk LGBTQ+ Read More …

Rally in Melville Denounces Gun Violence

Protesters demanding action to put an end to gun violence gathered Thursday night outside the Melville office of Sen. Charles Schumer. Speakers included Linda Beigel Schulman who has become a nationally known activist since her son, teacher Scott Beigel, was murdered at the Parkland school Read More …

Greenlawn Concert to Benefit Ukrainian Charities

A Russian and a Ukrainian musician will come together to perform a benefit concert May 20 in Greenlawn. Nataliya Medvedovskaya, a pianist and composer who is Russian, and Veronica Kaninska, a soprano who is Ukrainian, will perform a mix of music, including Russian, Ukrainian and Read More …

Wiffle Ball Tournament to Benefit Charities

A wiffle ball tournament in Greenlawn will raise money for charitable causes. Both slow-pitch and fast pitch games will be on the schedule. The June 18 tournament will include a homerun derby, ptichers’ challenge and raffles, other contests and trophies. Players can register individually or Read More …

Greenlawn Spruces Up With Paint, Plants and Fun

Greenlawn residents cleaned up the community Sunday and then brought their kids to Pickle Park for some games and fun. Volunteers moved mulch, painted and planted to spruce up the downtown area. Councilwoman Joan Cergol turned up at the Long Island Rail Road station to Read More …

Runner Launches Marathon Series in Huntington

Ultra-runner Eva Casale kicked off her sixth year of completing seven marathons in seven days with a flag-waving sendoff from Town Hall on Sunday. Casale will run a different course each day, throughout Long Island before wrapping up the series in her hometown of Glen Read More …