2nd Update: Clark Gillies, Islander Hall of Famer, Dies

Clark Gillies, a member of the Islanders team that won four consecutive Stanley Cups in the 1980s and a National Hockey League Hall of Famer, died Friday, the team announced. He was 67. Gillies was a resident of Greenlawn and a big supporter of Huntington Read More …

Schools: Gingerbread Houses; Blue Devils Beat Wildcats

Huntington High School’s National Honor Society chapter hosted a gingerbread house contest Saturday at the high school. Younger students from the district participated in the event, which included hot cocoa and a movie.   Huntington Beats Whitman The Blue Devils beat Walt Whitman Friday night, Read More …

Fans and Families Welcome Home Wildcats

Walt Whitman’s football team arrived back home in Huntington Station Friday after its last-second loss to Massapequa, 38-35 for the Long Island championship. The Wildcats won the Suffolk title last week. Players disembarked from their buses to the sound of car horns, sirens from the Read More …

Schools: Local Teams Bring Home Titles

The Northport High School field hockey team took home the New York State Class A championship following an undefeated 21-0 season, just one day after defeating Clarence High School in the NYS Class A semifinals. Olivia McKenna scored the only goal of the game with Read More …

Whitman Takes County Title With 42-7 Win

Walt Whitman beat William Floyd 42-7 Friday night to capture the Suffolk County Division I championship. It was the team’s 11th straight victory this season. When the Wildcats beat Ward Melville last week for their 10th victory, it was the first time the school had Read More …

Whitman to Play for Division I Title With 35-29 Win

Walt Whitman will play for the Suffolk DIvision I championship on Friday after beating Ward Melville Saturday, 35-29. The Wildcats went 10-0 and will go up against William Floyd at Stony Brook University. That game is scheduled for 7 p.m. Whitman defeated Riverhead last week, Read More …

Schools: Robotics Fundraiser, Elwood Honors

The Huntington High School robotics team will hold a fundraising event on Wednesday, Nov. 17 from 7-9:30 p.m. at the American Legion Hall in Halesite. Everyone is invited to attend. Elwood Honors Anson Kwan and Trinity Hausch have been named valedictorian and salutatorian, respectively, of Read More …

John Glenn, Whitman, Huntington Win

John Glenn racked up all  of its 41 points  in the first half Saturday against Wyandanch, ultimately claiming a 41-14 victory. Walt Whitman maintained its perfect record of 7-0 Saturday, defeating Commack 34-14 at the Wildcats’ homecoming game. Huntington beat Copiague 44-0 Friday to move Read More …

School Sports: Homecomings, Parades

An outbreak of Covid-19 amongst their opponents nearly benched the Huntington football team and the Blue Devils’ homecoming last weekend. Huntington athletic director Jim Hoops was notified Friday afternoon that some members of the West Babylon team had tested positive. Shortly thereafter, the Eagles announced Read More …