Town Board Honors Long-Time Dispatcher on Her (Nearly) 100th Birthday

The Huntington Town Board honored Mary Brenner for her long service to the Huntington Community First Aid Squad. She’s just about to turn 100 years old. Read More …

Public Hearings on Huntington Town Board Agenda

The Huntington Town Board meets Tuesday, with an agenda that includes the second public hearing on the establishment of a Melville Town Center overlay district, the creation of an LGBTQ+ task force, and approval of plans for a variety of concerts and other entertainment events. Read More …

Some Lanes on LIE to Close for Cleaning Project

The State Department of Transportation is advising motorists that the Long Island Expressway (Interstate 495) will be closed to traffic between the hours of 11 p.m. and 5 a.m. on the following days and locations in the Town of Huntington,  to facilitate a bridge cleaning Read More …

Melville Fire Department Cites Its Priorities on Development Proposal

The Melville Fire Department said Thursday that is considering both public safety needs and the town’s economic development while it reviews a town proposal to allow mixed-use properties in an area of Melville. Thursday morning, the Facebook posting read, “A joint statement from the Melville Read More …

Donnelly to Host Senior Events at Libraries

Suffolk County Legislator Tom Donnelly, D-17th, will be hold a series of outreach sessions for seniors in May. The  “Legislator at Your Library” Community Outreach Programs are scheduled for the Brentwood, Deer Park, Half Hollow Hills (Dix Hills Branch) and South Huntington Public Libraries on Read More …

Stern, Romaine Unveil Package of Incentives for Volunteer Firefighters

A package of incentives to boost support for volunteer firefighters, including a mental health program modeled on a well-respected veterans support system, was outlined Thursday by Assemblyman Steve Stern and Suffolk County Executive Ed Romaine. Speaking at the Dix Hills Fire Department, Stern and Romaine Read More …

ELIJA Farm Opens Marketplace, Expanding Efforts for Those With Autism

The Elija Foundation officially opened its marketplace Thursday at its farm in South Huntington, focusing on sustainable farmland and ways to assist those with autism. Deb Thivierge, who heads ELIJA, led the ribbon cutting with help from several state, local and county officials, including Suffolk Read More …

DOT to Close Parts of the LIE Next Week for Bridge Work

The New York State Department of Transportation said Thursday that the Long Island Expressway  will be closed to traffic between the hours of 10 p.m. and 5 a.m. on the following days and locations in the Towns of Huntington and Islip, for a bridge cleaning Read More …