Man Shot Dead at Home in Huntington Station

A man was shot and killed in the doorway of his Huntington Station home early Tuesday morning, Suffolk County police said. Byron Martinez was shot at the threshold of his residence at 212 5th Ave., after he answered a knock at the door at about Read More …

Time Capsule to Commemorate Walt Whitman

The Walt Whitman Birthplace Association will unveil a time capsule Friday that will be  reopened in 2069 for the poet’s 250th birthday celebration. The capsule will include Whitman memorabilia, related artifacts, written historic texts and books. We will include newspaper articles of the current times Read More …

Celebrities Turn Out at Oheka for Golf Classic

Golf, celebrities and a Great Gatsby theme filled Oheka Castle Sunday night for the start of a two-day golf classic event. The 1-800-LIQUORS Celebrity Golf Classic features a blackjack tournament, music, cigar lounge, fireworks, an auction/raffle, an awards ceremony and more. Michael Mak, president and Read More …

Bank Robbed in Greenlawn

A man robbed a bank Sunday afternoon in Greenlawn, Suffolk County police said. The man entered the TD Bank branch at  460 Pulaski Road, at approximately 1:10 p.m., and handed a teller a note demanding cash. The teller complied and gave the man cash from Read More …

Huntington Hospital Earns FIve-Star Rating

Huntington Hospital was one of seven Northwell Health hospitals to receive four-star or better ratings from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, announced last week. Huntington had the highest possible rating of five stars, with Glen Cove Hospital, Lenox Hill Hospital in Manhattan, Mather Hospital in Port Jefferson, North Shore University Hospital in Manhasset, Northern Westchester Hospital in Read More …

What’s Happening This Weekend Around Huntington

There are  events galore throughout the summer around Huntington, suited to a variety of interests. Here are a few of this weekend’s activities. Happenings on Main Street continues Friday night at the Northport Village Park in front of the gazebo.The free event runs through Sept. Read More …

Agency Taking Applications for Affordable Rental Unit

The Town of Huntington Community Development Agency is taking applications for a workforce affordable housing rental in Huntington Station. The one-bedroom, newly constructed unit rents for $2,105, with a maximum income of $91,885. Lottery intake forms will be accepted through Aug. 29. Those interested in Read More …

Northport Man Critically Injured in Head-On Crash

A Northport man was critically injured Thursday in a head-on crash in Fort Salonga, Suffolk County police said. Kenneth Gallagher, 24, was driving a Dodge Ram pickup truck west on Fort Salonga Road when the vehicle collided head-on with a box trucktraveling east in front of Read More …

$1 Million State Grant Delivered for Northwell Health Center

State legislators delivered an oversized check for $1 million to Northwell Health representatives Wednesday for the new family health center planned for Huntington Station. State Assemblyman Steve Stern, accompanied by Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie, presented the check to Huntington Hospital officials at a press conference Read More …

Wanted: $4,200 in Fragrances Taken; Credit Card Stolen

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Fourth Squad detectives are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the men who stole merchandise from a store in Commack in June. Two men stole approximately $4,200 worth of fragrances, from Ulta Beauty, located at Read More …