Huntington’s Second Spray Park Opens

Huntington debuted its second spray park Friday, providing watery fun to residents from toddlers to two town councilmen, who decided to wrestle another official into the spray while kids frolicked in the water. Town Supervisor Ed Smyth presided over the grand opening and ribbon cutting Read More …

Huntington Commemorates Anne Frank

Anne Frank, the Jewish teenager whose diary inspires millions decades after her death in the Holocaust, was commemorated¬† Wednesday at Huntington Town Hall. Town officials, religious leaders and others heard from Gail Sheryn Kastenholz, a Huntington Station resident, whose parents survived the Holocaust, and who Read More …

Huntington Commemorates Those Lost to Wars

Memorial Day parades went off around Huntington Monday, bringing together veterans, Scouts, bands and firefighters to honor service members lost to war. In downtown Huntington, Supervisor Ed Smyth, accompanied by Highway Department Superintendent Andre Sorrentino, presided over a parade that featured bands from Huntington and Read More …

Memorial Day Weekend Filled With Road Races, Parades and Commemorations

Memorial Day weekend, honoring American service members lost in wars, kicks off Saturday with the 15th and final running of the 4-mile I Did the Grid road race in East Northport. Named for Cpl. Christopher Scherer, who was killed in Iraq in 2007, the races Read More …

200 Saplings Planted at Koster Park for Arbor Day

Scout troops and Huntington High School students planted saplings Friday at Koster Park, part of the Huntington celebration of National Arbor Day. The town said that 200 bare root saplings were planted, consisting of 25 each of Flowering Dogwood, Highbush Cranberry, Buttonbush, Ninebark, Black Chokeberry, Read More …

Ultra-Marathoner to Start Series in Huntington to Support Veterans

Ultra-marathoner Eva¬†Casale will start her series of seven marathons in seven days, kicking off Sunday in Huntington. It is the sixth year Casale has run the series, which raises funds for veterans. The event will begin with an opening ceremony hosted by Huntington Supervisor Ed Read More …

Town Officials Welcome Clock Tower in Huntington Station

The Town of Huntington dedicated a new clock tower Tuesday at the corner of Pulaski Road and New York Avenue. Supervisor Ed Smyth said the addition of the clock was just the latest improvement for the Huntington Station community, noting the recent agreement with Suffolk Read More …

Hochul Ditches Proposed Apartment Requirement

Gov. Kathy Hochul has dropped a proposal from her budget that would have required municipalities to accept backyard cottages and apartments in single-family zoned neighborhoods, Newsday reported Thursday. But Huntington Supervisor Ed Smyth said Friday morning, “Albany extremists will resurrect this terrible idea the moment Read More …