Kevin Orelli’s Fight to Keep Fixing the Roads

     Huntington Highway Superintendent Kevin Orelli is campaigning for another term in office, fighting a fierce challenge by Republican Andre Sorrentino.      The quality of the roads in Huntington has been an issue for years, and Orelli points to a lack of financial Read More …

Columbus Honored With Wreath, Support for Role in History

Italian Americans and other political and business leaders honored Christopher Columbus Thursday, calling him the founder of America and a cultural icon, as they gathered at his statue on Main Street to help launch the three-day weekend that celebrates his birth. With a banner in Read More …

League to Host 2 Candidate Forums

The League of Women Voters of Huntington is sponsoring two candidate forums next week. On Oct. 13, the forum will feature the followng town candidates:  Gene Cook, Rebecca Sanin and Ed Smyth, who are running for town supervisor; Dave Bennardo, Sal Ferro, Jen Hebert and Read More …

Campaign: Orelli, Sorrentino Battle Heats Up; Legislative Fundraisers

The fight for the Huntington highway superintendent’s job is getting nastier. Republican Andre Sorrentino accused Highway Superintendent Kevin Orelli of spending department funds on pay raises for campaign supporters. But Democrat Orelli fired back. “Our current Huntington Highway Superintendent complains that he does not have Read More …

Campaign: Labor Endorsements; Fundraisers on Schedule

Democratic Town Board candidate Jen Hebert has won the endorsement of Long Island Federation of Labor  and LIUNA-NY, the Laborers International Union. She also had a brunch this weekend to talk issues with young voters. Sorrentino Event Republican candidate for highway superintendent Andre Sorrentino is Read More …

Happening in Huntington for the Holidays

Turkey drives, tree lightings, parade, music, food and more are filling the holiday calendar throughout Huntington. There appears to be little to no separation between Thanksgiving and Christmas celebrations this year. We’ve compiled a list, which will update every few days, of events or ways Read More …

Residents Line Up for Sorrentino Turkey Giveaway

Just in time for Thanksgiving, the 10th annual Sorrentino  turkey drive handed out over 3,000 turkeys to Huntington families in need. Andre Sorrentino and his family have hosted the giveaway for a decade and it has grown in ways they never would have imagined. When Read More …

Huntington Republicans Name 2019 Nominees

The Huntington Republican Committee has announced its nominations for the next election. Newcomer Andre Sorrentino and incumbent Gene Cook won support for election to the Town Board, while  State Assemblyman Andrew Raia was chosen to succeed his long-serving mother, Jo-Ann Raia as town clerk nominee. Read More …

Cocktail Hour to Support Turkey Giveaway

All proceeds from a cocktail party Nov.1  will help support the turkey giveaway sponsored by the Andre Sorrentino family and friends. The cocktail party will run from 6 to 9 p.m. at American Legion Post 360 at 1 Mill Dam Road, Huntington. Tickets are $65 Read More …