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 …

After 5 Years, Whole Child Academy Is About to Have First Graduate

After almost five years of hard work, development and research, the educators at the Whole Child Academy will be able to see the fruit of their labor. Located at St. Elizabeth’s Church on Wolf Hill Road in Melville, the Whole Child Academy is implementing new Read More …

South Huntington Schools to Honor Bennardo at Retirement

The South Huntington school board  has scheduled a retirement party Monday for  Dr. David  Bennardo, who is retiring as superintendent of the district after nine years. The celebration will run from 6 -8 p.m., starting with a ceremony in the Performing Arts Center at WaltWhitman High Read More …

Northport School Budget Passes

Voters easily passed the revised Northport-East Northport school budget Tuesday night. The revised proposal  of $174.69 million, with a zero tax increase for residents,  is about $14,000 less than the one rejected by voters on May 18.  It passed 2,657-1,119. The Board of Education had Read More …

Indoor School Masks Remain, Cuomo Says

Masks can be removed outdoors but must remain on indoors at schools, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo said Monday. The statement clarified a weekend of confusion for school districts, after contradictory letters sent by state officials. Late Friday afternoon, state health commissioner Dr. Howard Zucker wrote Read More …

Huntington Schools to Stick With Mask Mandate

Updated  8:30 pm: The Huntington school district will stick with its mask mandate Monday when school when students return to school. New York State Health Commissioner Dr. Howard Zucker had sent education leaders scrambling late Friday afternoon with a letter to the Centers for Disease  Read More …

Happening in Huntington: School Board in Session; Early Voting

Here are some of the events coming up this week in Huntington. Monday: The Huntington school board returns to in-person meetings Monday night at 7:30 PM. Social distancing guidelines will be in effect. Use of Zoom will discontinue, but meetings will continue to be livestreamed Read More …