Update: Woman, 76, Struck by Vehicle at NY Avenue-Main Street

A 76-year-old woman was seriously injured Sunday afternoon when she was hit by a car on New York Avenue at Main Street. Suffolk County police said the woman was crossing Main when she was hit by the car, a 2012 Nissan, driven by an 18-year-old Read More …

How To: Verify Your Polling Place

Changes in congressional and Suffolk County legislative districts in recent months have left many voters confused. Several voters in Huntington expressed frustration and confusion after they thought they could vote in last week’s special election between Thomas Suozzi and Mazi Pilip in the Third Congressional Read More …

Op-Ed: Lessons From Suozzi Victory

What might be learned from the special election last week in a congressional district that had for years included Suffolk County? In it, Democrat Tom Suozzi handily (by 54% to 46% of the vote) defeated Mazi Pilip running on the Republican line. The district, New Read More …

Real Estate: Office Buildings for Sale

A 2,250-square foot office building in Huntington Station is listed for sale at $845,000. The one-story building at 199 Broadway sits on a quarter acre, and is classified as C6. The fenced-in lot has 16 parking spaces. It also offers a  650- square foot finished Read More …

Snooki Ready to Open Huntington Shop

It’s happening:  Snooki, the reality TV star, will be opening a shop in Huntington next week, according to Newsday. Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi LaValle told Newsday that the opening on Feb. 24 will include Champagne, hors d’oeuvres and hundreds of gift bags. “Our grand openings are Read More …

Townwide Fund Chooses President

The Townwide Fund of Huntington has elected Janice Whelan as president for 2024-2026. She manages her land use and zoning law practice in Huntington Village, serves as an alternate to the Town of Huntington Zoning Board of Appeals and coaches the Smithtown West High School Read More …

Police Make a Move: Chess With a Cop

Suffolk County police aren’t settling for offering coffee, pizza or donuts with a cop. They’re planning a Chess with a Cop session March 12 at the Commack Public Library. All skill levels are welcome to join for a chance to get to know police offcers Read More …

Celebration Marks Black History Month

Huntington’s rich history of Black contributions to culture was honored Thursday night with music, dance and words. The town’s Black History Month celebration at Walt Whitman High School  included the voices of Countrywood Primary Center pupils who sang Duke Ellington’s “It Don’t Mean a Thing Read More …

Update: Whitman Student Accused of Social Media Threat

A Walt Whitman High School student was arrested Thursday over a threat of mass harm posted to a social media site, Suffolk County police said. Police went to the school on West Hills Road, isolated the girl, who is 15, and searched her locker, bookbag Read More …

Schools: Polar Plunge Fundraising; Otto Kahn Scholarships

Students and staff from the Silas Wood Sixth Grade Center  took a polar plunge Sunday and raised more than $11,000 to benefit the Make-a-Wish Foundation. About 30 students from the Silas Superstars team, their principal Stephen Toto, and some of their teachers, jumped into the Read More …

Huntington Station Father Gets 18 Years for Sexually Abusing Daughter

A Huntington Station father was sentenced Wednesday to 18 years in prison for sexually abusing his daughter, which was caught on video, Suffolk County District Attorney Ray Tierney said. The man, 42, was  sentenced on charges of:  One count of Course of Sexual Conduct Read More …