Local College Students Awarded Degrees

Despite the pandemic, college students have been collecting their degrees. Here are some of the recent local graduates. Worcester Polytechnic Institute Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) celebrated the Class of 2020 with a socially distanced commencement season in place of its traditional 152nd Commencement exercises. Huntington area Read More …

Coronavirus Update: Donation to Hospital; Summer Food Programs

As some school lunch programs come to an end for the summer, other options are available to those in need. The Huntington school district has posted the following list of food banks and pantries and their schedules. In addition, our calendar shows places, times and Read More …

South Huntington Cancels Summer Camps

The South Huntington school district announced Thursday that it canceling its Wildcat camps this summer, citing uncertainty bout operating rules because of the coronavirus epidemic. “We know the hardship and disappointment this causes and really wanted nothing more than to find some camp structure that Read More …

Huntington School Budget Passes; Palacios and Donovan Picked for Board

Huntington school district voters approved the budget and re-elected Xavier Palacios to the Board of Education. They also chose Kelly Donovan to fill a vacancy created by the retirement of president Jen Hebert. The budget of $135,938,167 represents a 1.84 percent increase over this year. Read More …