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 …

Zinburger Wine and Burger Bar Won’t Reopen

The Zinburger restaurant at the Walt Whitman Shops will not reopen, citing losses brought about by the Covid-19 shutdown. The chain announced Friday that it has permanently closed 15 of its 18 restaurants. The three exceptions are in New Jersey.  “Unfortunately, the COVID-19 pandemic has Read More …

Stop & Shop Won’t Take Over King Kullen Stores

Stop & Shop won’t take over the King Kullen stores, the companies announced Wednesday, citing “significant and unforeseen changes” brought about by the Covid-19 epidemic. They had announced the agreement in December 2018. “Both companies have put forth an incredible amount of effort to work Read More …

Original Fireside Deli Closing Its Doors for Good

The Fireside Deli, battered by continued costs and a loss of revenue during the coronarvirus shutdown, is closing its doors for good Sunday after 30 years. In recent years, the East Northport deli had shifted its much of its business to catering, co-owner George McCallion Read More …

Classic Car Drivers Join Salute to Hospital Workers

Motorcycles and dozens of classic cars formed a caravan Thursday night to honor Huntington Hospital workers and to power a food drive benefiting Long Island Cares. Escorted by a Suffolk County police officer, motorcyclists displaying American flags led the way, followed by a variety of Read More …

Huntington Farmers Market to Return This Summer

The  Huntington Town Board voted Wednesday to bring back a farmer’s market this summer. The board voted unanimously to allow Supervisor Chad A. Lupinacci to enter a contract with the Long Island Farmers’ Market.  The Long Island Growers Market had planned to move its market Read More …

Bravo Nader Restaurant Shutting Down

Restaurateur Nader Gebrin announced Friday that his popular restaurant, Bravo! Nader, is closing down. He cited regulations caused by the Covid-19 epidemic, an inability to negotiate a lower rent to lower his costs and an inability to operate in the way customers had come to Read More …

Mother’s Day Meals: Cooking With Love in Mind

We asked several Huntington residents to tell us about their favorite meals for Mother’s Day–what they like to make or others prepare  for them, or even what they remember from their childhood on the special day. Here are some of their responses.   Officer Claudia Read More …