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 …

LIPA Litigation on the Table at Two Meetings Wednesday

Both the Northport school board and the Town Board will be meeting Wednesday evening in executive sessions to discuss the LIPA litigation. The town announced Monday that the board will convene at 5:15 p.m. to vote on whether to vote to go into an executive Read More …

Covid-19 Update: Northport Students Deliver Pizzas

Northport High School’s humanitarian group, “Students for 60,000,” last week began what will be an ongoing project of delivering pizza pies to nearly 30 families in East Northport. The team has partnered with Timothy’s Pizzeria in Centerport, Fattusco’s Ristorante Pizzeria in Northport, Nina’s Pizzeria in Read More …

Sendoff for Northport’s Class of 2020

Northport graduation To the sound of cheers, air horns and applause, the 2020 graduating class of Northport High School wrapped up their public school careers Friday. Students drove through the parking lot of the high school, receiving the good wishes shouted by friends, teachers and Read More …

Correction: 2 Candidates for Northport Library Board Up for Vote

Voters will choose between two candidates for the board of trustees for Northport-East Northport Public Library There will be no budget vote because it was previously approved. The vote will be conducted by absentee ballot. Votes will be canvassed June 9. Absentee ballots will be Read More …

St. Anthony’s Freshman Scores Big at Legend Car Winter Nationals

Dean Lambros may only be 14, but he knows his way around a car – specifically a racecar. The St. Anthony’s High School freshman competed in the INEX Winter Nationals at Citrus County Speedway in Florida before the COVID-19 pandemic hit, resulting in him coming Read More …

Northport Village, Town Boost Help to Senior Citizens

The Town of Huntington and organizations in Northport  are taking steps to assist senior citizens, the group considered most vulnerable in the coronavirus epidemic. Northport Village trustee Tom Kehoe said that the Kiwanis Club, Chamber of Commerce and the Rotary Club are working with churches Read More …

Coronavirus: Village Elections Postponed; Northport Mayor Declares Emergency

Gov. Cuomo ordered a delay Monday in village elections until the April 28 primary election. “Our top priority has been keeping New Yorkers safe and stopping the spread of the novel coronavirus,” Cuomo said. “Public health officials have been clear that reducing density is one Read More …