Covid-19 State of Emergency Ends Thursday

New York’s state of emergency will end Thursday, after nearly 15 months of executive orders  designed to respond to the Covid-19 crisis and affecting nearly all walks of life. Under emergency powers granted Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, executive orders  covered events from the operation of Read More …

Schools: Salute to Future Service Members; Senior Walk

The South Huntington district recently honored seven students who will be joining the armed services.  Terence Carduner and Jude Conway are joining the US Air Force. Matthew Jiminez Bonilla, Daniel Kramer, Kelvin Sanchez Torres, and Deshawn Small  are joining the US Marines. Nicholas Salas is joining the US Navy. Suffolk County Legislator Thomas Read More …

Couple Blames Suffolk Water Authority for $7,000 in Damage

A Huntington couple has been hit with a $7,000 bill for damages that they say was caused by a work crew from the Suffolk County Water Authority. Mike Conforti, who moved to the Woodbury Road home in February,  said the crew was finishing up work Read More …

Primary Day for Democrats, Working Families Candidates

Tuesday is primary day for Democrats and members of the Working Families Party, with disputes continuing over ballot access and who really represents one party. That argument was on display last week at the  Huntington Town Board meeting when members of the public challenged Councilman Read More …

Cook Looking for Decision Upholding Petitions for Ballot Line

Councilman Gene Cook will be back in court Thursday, looking for a ruling on the validity of petitions that would put him on the ballot as a candidate for Huntington  town supervisor. Ed Smyth, Republican town councilman and candidate for supervisor, sued to knock Cook Read More …

Swastika Burned Into Grass at Crescent Beach Park

Suffolk County police are investigating the appearance of a swastika that was apparently burned into a grassy area at Crescent Beach Town Park in Huntington on Sunday. A park employee reported finding the damage Sunday about 7:15 p.m. Suffolk detectives are asking anyone with information Read More …

‘Smokey Joe’s Cafe’ Leads Return to Stage at Engeman Theater

Ticket sales resumed Monday at the Engeman Theater, as it announced its first full lineup of shows since the shutdown forced by the Covid-19 epidemic. Shows will begin in September. Co-owner and producing artistic director Richard Dolce said, “After more than a year of darkness, Read More …