2 Fundraising Campaigns Underway for Families Displaced by Fires

Fundraising campaigns are running for two families that have recently lost everything to fires in their homes. A GoFundMe campaign has been set up to a Huntington Station family of six who lost their home to a fire on Dec.4. Kaila McCoy, her partner  Caprice  Read More …

Fire Chief Brings Crews to Put Out Blaze in His Neighborhood

Jon Hoffmann was in the right place, at the right time, Friday afternoon. The Huntington Manor Fire Department chief was raking leaves at his house when he spotted a fire at garage nearby. He dropped his rake, summoned help and led the effort by about Read More …

Gift Cards Sought for Victims of East Northport Fire

Local groups assisting families displaced by a fire in East Northport Saturday are requesting donations of gift cards. The best way to help the fire victims is by donating gift cards that can be used to purchase critical necessities such as food, gas, toiletries and Read More …

2 Hurt in Fire at Usdan Center

Fires apparently caused by lightning strikes from Tuesday’s thunderstorm damaged buildings at the Usdan Summer Camp for the Arts in Wheatley Heights. Firefighters from the Huntington Manor, Melville, East Farmingdale and Dix Hills fire departments responded to the blaze, which broke out about 7:15 p.m., Read More …

Suffolk Officers Hurt in Fire Rescue

Two Suffolk County Police officers were injured Friday March 30 after entering a burning home in East Northport to rescue a dog. Officers Joseph Barra and Stephen Caratozzolo responded to the fire at about 1:45 p.m. Circling the home, the officers spotted the dog in Read More …