Voters in 8 Districts to Decide on School Trustees, Budgets

Voters in the eight public school districts of Huntington will go to the polls Tuesday to select members of their Boards of Education as well as determine the fate of proposed budgets. Many of the elections are relatively low key, with few or no contested Read More …

Players Collect Donations to Stock Food Banks

 High school football teams collected food donations Sunday at supermarkets around Huntington. Players from Huntington, Northport, Harborfields and Elwood John Glenn accepted donations, both food and money, from shoppers at three Stop & Shop stores and Greenlawn Farms, in a drive organized by Councilman Read More …

Athletes to Team Up to Collect Donations for Food Pantries

Football players from four local high schools will be running food drives Oct. 15 to benefit food pantries. Huntington Director of Minority Affairs Kevin Thorbourne is organizing the supermarket food drive. The drive will include a friendly competition among the teams. Last year’s winner was Read More …

Schools: Surplus Equipment Sale; Reading Program Recognized

The Northport school district is selling off some surplus equipment. Bid packet and instructions for viewing of equipment for sale is available at the Northport School District Purchasing Office, Room 215, in the William J. Brosnan School, 158 Laurel Avenue, Northport. Bids must be returned Read More …

Schools: Elwood to Add Security; Huntington Meals

The Elwood Board of Education has approved a plan to add armed security outside schools, starting in September. The board vote for school administration to find and hire a security company was 3-2, with vice president Heather Mammalito and Dr. Sara Siddiqui opposed to the Read More …

Bossert Expected to Leave Elwood to Become Great Neck Superintendent

Elwood superintendent Kenneth Bossert said Wednesday that he expects to be named superintendent of Great Neck schools, pending a vote Wednesday night. If his appointment is confirmed, he would step into a job that was supposed to become open later this summer. Great Neck superintendent Read More …

Elwood Schools Propose $73M Budget; 4 Candidates for 2 Seats

The Elwood school district has four people running for two seats in Tuesday’s election, and a proposed budget of $73,077,631 on the table. Two incumbents, Tom Scarola and Dr. Sara Siddiqui, are seeking re-election, with two challengers, Erin Aebisher and Chris Fox, vying for seats. Read More …

Schools: Turf Field Vote Scheduled; Food Workers Needed

Elwood school district voters will be asked to decide on amending a 2017 bond project to allow for a turf athletic field at Elwood-John H. Glenn HIgh School. The project, scheduled for a vote Oct. 18, 6 a.m. to 9 p.m., would cost an additional Read More …

Libraries Lining Up Summer Programming

The libraries in the Town of Huntington are gearing up for special programming during the summer. Here are just a few of the many events, classes, lectures and more that are happening in the coming weeks. Read More …