Northport Boys Beat Huntington, 12-6 in Semifinal

Northport defeated Huntington, 12-6 Thursday to take the boys lacrosse Suffolk Division I semifinal win. The Blue Devils scored first but Northport came back repeatedly to build a solid lead. Mike Meyer had four goals and four assists for the Tigers,Jack Deliberti had three, and Read More …

Dix Hills Ice Rink Renamed for Clark Gillies

The Dix Hills Ice Rink was officially renamed  Clark Gillies Arena Saturday in honor of the late legendary Islanders’ hockey star. The retired player and philanthropist, who lived in Greenlawn, died in January. He had served as captain of the Islanders from 1977 to 1979, and Read More …

Schools: Summer STEM Program; Lanyard Project for Pediatric Unit

SCOPE Education Services and the Huntington school district will offer a STEM summer enrichment program for students entering kindergarten through ninth grade. The program will run June 27 through July 22 with four periods of classes offered per day from 8:30 a.m. to 12:20 p.m. Read More …

Semi-Pro NY Hoop Dragons in Playoff Game Saturday

The semi-pro basketball team the New York Hoop Dragons will host the Camden Monarchs  for a playoff game Saturday in Dix Hills. The team is part of the American Basketball Association which follows a November-April schedule. The game is scheduled for 2 p.m. at Upper Read More …

Schools: Wildcat Sports Combine; Reparations Scholarships

The South Huntington School District Booster Club has partnered with Excel Sports Performance Academy for a sport-specific combine for middle  and high school athletes on April 10. The intent is to provide each athlete with professionally rated scores in individual performance events such as the Read More …

Schools: Wrestling Honor; Science Paper Competition

Northport sophomore Matthew Marlow, who was named the school’s first ever “Most Outstanding Wrestler” by Section XI for the Division I tournament. In addition to winning the 118lb. champion title, being selected as “Most Outstanding Wrestler” is a unique accomplishment that speaks to his overall Read More …

Schools: Presidents Day Salute; Top Students at Huntington High

Erin Ye has been named valedictorian of Huntington High School’s Class of 2022. Luke Rinaldi is this year’s salutatorian. They will both give addresses at Huntington’s 161th commencement exercises on Friday, June 24 at 6 p.m. at Blue Devil Stadium.  Presidential Honors Third graders at Maplewood Read More …

Schools: Soccer All American; County Champions

Walt Whitman High School senior Gianna Paul has been named to the United Soccer Coaches Fall High School Girls All American team with players from across the country. Paul was able to achieve this award with her academic performance and  soccer talent. Before playing soccer Read More …

Super Bowl Sunday: How to Celebrate

Activities around Super Bowl LVI get underway Sunday hours before the 6:30 p.m. kickoff of the game between the Los Angeles Rams and the Cincinnati Bengals. The Super Bowl 5k will go off at 9 a.m. at Dix Hills Park, with a prize to the Read More …

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 …