Board Okays Juneteenth Holiday, Comp Time for Town Workers

The Huntington Town Board has established Juneteenth  as an official town holiday and created a one-time paid Covid-19 compensatory time program for eligible essential employees. Juneteenth celebrates President Abraham Lincoln’s order to end slavery with the Emancipation Proclamation. Though ordered in 1862, word did not Read More …

Democratic Online Forum Scheduled

Three Democratics seeking election to the Huntington Town Board in November will meet in an online forum Tuesday. Jen Herbert, former Huntington school board president, Joe Schramm, a Northport businessman and Hunter Gross, who is challenging for a spot on the ballot, will meet at Read More …

Public Hearing Set May 11 on Property Hit by Bullets

The Town Board will consider whether to designate a property as blighted at a public hearing on May 11. The property at 50 Teed St., Huntington Station has been the subject of numerous complaints in recent months. In January, the two-family house was hit by Read More …

Huntington Restaurants Can Expand Dining Into Parking Spaces

Huntington restaurants will soon be able to expand outdoor dining services into parking spaces in front of their businesses. The Town Board voted last week to approve the temporary option, proposed by Town Supervisor Chad A. Lupinacci. “As outdoor gathering limits expand more rapidly than Read More …

Town Board Rejects 2 Candidates for Deputy Parks Director

Both candidates for deputy parks director were rejected by the Town Board at its meeting last week. Supervisor Chad Lupinacci’s resolution recommended Cable Todd Jamison for the job; the resolution failed, with Lupinacci and Councilman Ed Smyth voting for it; Democrats Mark Cuthbertson and Joan Read More …

Town Board Approves Pool Use Contracts

The Huntington Town Board approved the use of the Dix Hills Park pool by the following groups of children this summer: Gateway Gardens Tri Community and Youth Agency Whitman Village Housing Development Fund Corpration. The town board also approved execution of an agreement with Titan Read More …

Happening in Huntington: Trivia Night, Town Board Meeting

Here are a few events coming up this week around Huntington.  For more events, see our calendar Monday: The Huntington Public Library returns to curbside service only at both of its buildings becaues of the Covid-19 epidemic. Temple Beth El hosts a blood drive between Read More …