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 …

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 …

Town Board Schedules Public Hearings

The Huntington Town Board has scheduled the following public hearings for July 13, the first in-person meeting since the Covid-19 shutdown in 2020. Topics include junk cars, traffic signal changes, parking spaces,  action on blighted houses, The board will meet at Town Hall at 2p.m. Read More …

Zoning Board of Appeals to Meet

Huntington zoning board of appeals will meet Thursday at 6 pm. This is the agenda. Members of the public will be able to watch meetings live on government access TV channels Optimum 18, FIOS 38 and at huntingtonny.gov/meetings where a link to download agendas for Read More …

New York Ends Most Covid-19 Restrictions

New York State lifted nearly all Covid-19 restrictions Tuesday on commercial and social life, effective immediately, as the state’s adult vaccination rate hit 70 percent. “It means that we can now return to life as we know it,” Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo said. The lifting Read More …