Huntington Heads to the Beaches to Celebrate the Fourth

Beaches in Huntington were busy Saturday as residents looked for ways to  celebrate the Fourth of July.  With distancing rules in place, town public safety officers stopped some cars from entering until enough other beachgoers had left. Early Saturday noon, a short line of cars Read More …

Quiet Fourth of July Expected, With Pools, Beaches Open

The Covid-19 epidemic has canceled parades and fireworks displays for the Fourth of July hoiday this year but there are some other options available. Huntington will open the Dix Hills pool starting Friday for limited days and hours for residents who have made reservations Pool visitors Read More …

Shellfishing Areas to Be Closed July 3-9

The state Department of Environmental Conservation will close three North Shore shellfishing areas for the Fourth of July holiday. The areas are closed every year during busy holidays to protect public health from potentially contaminated shellfish associated with increased boating in shellfishing waters. Boaters are Read More …

Coronavirus Update: Donation to Hospital; Summer Food Programs

As some school lunch programs come to an end for the summer, other options are available to those in need. The Huntington school district has posted the following list of food banks and pantries and their schedules. In addition, our calendar shows places, times and Read More …

New York Landmarks Lit Up for Pride Weekend

Numerous landmarks will be lit up this weekend to celebrate LGBTQ Pride weekend, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo said Friday. (Updated with photo) One World Trade Center, Pershing Square Viaduct, Kosciuszko Bridge, Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge, Mid-Hudson Bridge, Whiteface Lake Placid Olympic Center, SUNY Central Read More …

Crazy Socks Masks Support Healthcare; Big Donation to First Responders

  Johns Crazy  Socks is donating 10 percent of proceeds from the sale of  its themed face masks to the American Nurses Foundation’s Coronavirus Response and  Good Samaritan Hospital Coronavirus Relief Fund. The masks have these themes:       Grateful        We Read More …

Breast Cancer Patients Eligible for Emergency Assistance Program

Breast cancer patients who are in treatment are invited to apply for a Covid-19 emergency assistance program offered by the United Breast Cancer Foundation. The goal of the program, which was launched in May, is to support breast cancer patients during the program, aiming to make Read More …