Wellness Walk for Recovery at Heckscher Park

A  “Wellness Walk for Recovery” will set at Heckscher Park at 11 a.m. Saturday as part of  National Recovery Month. September is designated to increase opioid awareness, celebrate those who are living in recovery and encourage people to seek help with drug problems. National Recovery Read More …

Whitman Grad Finds Her Role as Scenic Artist

Before finding a job posting, Lindsy Tortorice didn’t know that a career as a scenic artist was even  possible. A crucial part of many good plays is the sets the actors are acting upon.  Scenic artists are people who take the designs from the set Read More …

‘Personal Information’ Accessed in Suffolk County Cyberattack

Suffolk County is warning residents that “personal information” has been accessed by hackers who attacked the county’s computer system two weeks ago, and is advising people to track their accounts and credit reports. “While the cyber assessment remains ongoing, we believe that the threat actors Read More …

Field & Stream Store to Convert to Public Lands Brand

The Field & Stream store in Melville will become a  Public Lands store on Oct. 21. Part of the Dick’s Sporting Goods company, the Public Lands brand emphasizes outdoor sports and activities, while de-emphasizing hunting. As part of the rebranding, the store will participate in Read More …

Organizations Boost Food Drive, Backpack Collection

PSEG-LI said Thursday that it had raised the equivalent of 42,616 meals through its Power to Feed Long Island campaign. At an announcement in Melville, the company said that  14,897 pounds of food was collected at the six sites, along with $13,367 collected online and Read More …

Rocky Horror, Kids Films on Cinema Arts Schedule for October

The Cinema Arts Centre of Huntington has announced its October schedule of events, including Halloween-themed film screenings,screenings of cult favorites from VHS, film and discussion programs, celebrity appearances, family friendly films and influential silent films. Read More …

Schools: Perfect AP Scores, Help for Athletes

Two students at Half Hollow Hills  East earned perfect scores on Advanced Placement exams, the school district has announced. Colin Campbell and Alice Wang earned the scores in the spring, scoring every point possible on an AP exam. Campbell was one of only 306 students Read More …

Cold Spring Harbor Man Charged in Jan. 6 Capitol Riot

A Cold Spring Harbor man has been charged with entering and demonstrating in the U.S. Capitol during the Jan. 6, 2021 insurrrection. Jon Lizak, who describes himself on LinkedIn as an intern at the Town of Huntington, and president of College Republicans at Binghamton University, Read More …

Rotary Club Raises Funds to Fulfill Its Mission

Members of the Huntington Rotary Club gathered Wednesday night to raise funds for the numerous charities around town that it supports. The Oktoberfest, featuring beers and German food, was held at Six Harbors Brewing Company. Among other activities, the organization also plans its Taste of Read More …

Schools, Northwell Partner on Student Mental Health

Northwell Health and several local school districts have partnered to offer students who need urgent mental health care an alternative to a visit to a hospital Emergency Room. The Cohen Children’s Northwell Health Behavioral Health Center at Commack  is Northwell’s first pediatric behavioral health urgent care Read More …

Baby Blessings Program Distributes Diapers and Other Essentials

Scores of parents lined up at Huntington Assembly of God Tuesday to pick up diapers, clothing and toys for their children. The Baby Blessings program is run by Helping Hand Rescue Mission at the church every third Tuesday of the month. Volunteers assisted mothers who Read More …