Pedestrian Injured on Route 110 in Melville

Suffolk County Police Second Squad detectives are investigating a motor vehicle crash that seriously injured a pedestrian in Melville Saturday night.  David Vilaca, 26, of Melville, was crossing Route 110 from west to east, near Fletcher Place, against the light when he was struck by Read More …

BAPS Hindu Temple Hosting Diwali Festival

Huntington residents will have the chance to celebrate Diwali next week at the BAPS Temple in Melville. On Monday, the Indian New Year and Festival of Lights will be celebrated at 2 Deshon Drive with a full day of festivities. Diwali is the five-day festival Read More …

As Schools Reopen, New Leaders, Mandates

    Educators, parents and kids are out and about around Huntington, preparing for the start of school next week. Driving around town, you’ll see teams on practice fields, parents with kids in tow leaving stores with bundles of school supplies and bus drivers surveying Read More …

PSEG Volunteers Give a D-Day Anniversary Assist to Veteran and Wife

PSEG-LI volunteers returned Thursday to the home of a Melville  veteran and his wife to help them tidy up and make small repairs. Morris “Monty” Koffer, and his wife, Edith, asked the group to return after their initial visit in December. Koffer, who is 97, Read More …

Eight Arrested on Tax Charges

Suffolk County District Attorney Timothy D. Sini and the State Department of Taxation and Finance Wednesday announced the arrest of eight individuals, including three tax preparers, on charges of filing fraudulent tax returns, failing to file personal income tax returns and failing to pay personal Read More …

Henry Schein Named One of World’s Most Ethical Companies

Melville-based Henry Schein, Inc. has been recognized as one of the most ethical companies by Ethisphere as a leading provider of health care products and services to office-based dental and medical practitioners. This is the eighth consecutive year that the company has been recognized and Read More …

New Office Pet Hogs the Spotlight

 SupplyHouse.com, a Melville  e-commerce company, has added a pig to its lineup of office pets. Employee Steve Erickson brought his pet pig, Truffles, into the office recently for a day of snorts and tail wagging. While dogs tend to be the norm around the office, Erickson Read More …

Melville Firefighters Plan Santa’s Route

Melville firefighters are planning Santa’s tour through the streets on Dec. 22. Here’s where to catch up with the Jolly One. 9:10 to 9:30 a.m. 1800 Walt Whitman Road 9:45 to 10:05 a.m.  Country Pointe playground 10:10 to 10:30 a.m.  Strathmore Place Club House 10:45 Read More …