Health Department Issues Beach Advisories

The Suffolk County Department of Health Services has issued an advisory against bathing at 64 beaches across the county because the level of bacteria exceeds state standards. The beaches are in areas that are heavily influenced by stormwater runoff from the surrounding watersheds or adjacent Read More …

First-Day Hike at Caumsett on Jan. 1

If you’re looking to walk off holiday excesses or simply enjoy the outdoors, you can join a first-day hike at Caumsett State Park on Jan.1. New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (State Parks) and the Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) invite Read More …

Asian Longhorned Tick Found in Lloyd Harbor

The invasive Asian longhorned tick has been found in three areas of Suffolk County, including Lloyd Harbor, the National Park Service and Suffolk County Department of Health Services said Tuesday. Native to East Asia,  the tick can be found on pets, livestock, wildlife, and, on Read More …

Local Cardiothoracic Surgeon Recognized by State

Lloyd Harbor resident Dr. Harold Fernandez, MD, was recently recognized as one of New York State’s top-performing cardiothoracic surgeons, according to a recently released state Department of Health report. He was one of two Southside Hospital’s Heart & Lung surgeons who were recognized. Dr. Robert Read More …

Real Estate: Luxury Homes for Sale

Here are three options if you’re looking to buy a home in the Huntington area. 6 Tiana Place, Dix Hills: Your guests will be impressed with the brick pavers in the driveway, and the cherry hardwood floors in the dining and living rooms, of this Read More …

GoFundMe Campaign Set Up for Girl, 8, Struck by Van

A GoFundMe page has been set up by family friends of Leah Mendelsohn, an 8-year-old girl who was struck and severely injured by a van while crossing New York Avenue last Saturday. Mendelsohn, a third-grader at Lloyd Harbor School, was struck outside of 586 New Read More …

Parade, Fireworks and Warnings on Boat Safety for the Fourth of July

Fireworks and a parade are among the ways Huntington residents will be celebrating the Fourth of July on Wednesday. Meanwhile, public officials cautioned residents about boating safety, including temporarily reduced speeds and increased enforcement against intoxicated boaters. Supervisor Chad A. Lupinacci, Councilwoman Joan Cergol and Read More …