SPCA Offers Tips on Keeping Pets Safe at Halloween

The Suffolk County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals offers the following pet safety tips at Halloween. Do not allow your pets to eat trick-or-treat candies which may be poisonous or harm them. Don’t leave your pet outside on Halloween.. IF trick or Read More …

Trunk Treats and Train Rides to Mark Halloween

Saturday was packed with Halloween events, from trunk shows to choo-choo train rides and parties. The Town of Huntington had its first trunk or treat, with vehicles decorated for Halloween and offering candy as kids and costume–and not a few adults–came by. The Greenlawn Centerport Read More …

Veterans Day: Greenlawn Commemoration; ‘Operation Green Light’

American Legion Post 1244 will commemorate veterans with a service Nov. 11 in Greenlawn. The service, at 11 a.m., is scheduled for Greenlawn Memorial Park at the corner of Pulaski Road and Broadway. It draws crowds of students, families, elected officials and veterans. The ceremony Read More …

Updated Halloween: Trains, Trunk Shows, Parades and Costume Parties

Halloween is still nearly two weeks away but businesses, nonprofit agencies, libraries and museums have booked several spooky opportunities ahead of the holiday for kids and adults to enjoy. A costume parade for kids, a 5k run, arts and crafts opportunities, storytelling and a lot Read More …

Huntington Boat Parade Moves Up to Oct. 14

The boat parade in Huntington Harbor will be back this year but on a different schedule. Normally an event that follows Thanksgiving and holiday celebrations in downtown Huntington, this year the parade will take place on Oct. 14. It’s also being organized by the Greater Read More …

Halloween 5k Run Set for Oct. 28 in Greenlawn

Registration is open for the Greenlawn Fire Department’s Halloween 5k run on Oct. 28. Prices go up on Oct.1. To sign up for the eighth annual in-person race, in which many adults and children alike run in Halloween costumes, go here: https://runsignup.com/Race/NY/Greenlawn/TheHalloween5k?rsus=200-500-11106c2c-adf8-49fb-9e13-b427e37b3ab0 Only the first Read More …

Vanderbilt to Host Halloween-Themed Storytelling

The Vanderbilt Museum will host a Halloween-themed program in October featuring storytelling and stargazing in the Planetarium. Children are invited to wear Halloween costumes and bring their favorite stuffed animals. The program is scheduled for Oct.22 and Oct. 29 on Oct. 22 and Oct. 29 Read More …

Columbus Day, Holiday Spectacular Approved

The Huntington Town Board has approved two special events coming up in October and November. The board voted last week to authorize the co-sponsorship of the Columbus Day parade on Oct. 8, with Order Sons and Daughters of Italy in America. The parade will march Read More …

Letter: On Labor Day, Remember the Sacrifices Made by Workers

A Message from the Long Island Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO As we enter Labor Day weekend, we are reminded of the sacrifices made by the workers who came before us. They fought for the fundamental rights and workplace safety measures we take for granted today: Read More …