BAPS Hindu Temple Hosting Diwali Festival

Huntington residents will have the chance to celebrate Diwali next week at the BAPS Temple in Melville. On Monday, the Indian New Year and Festival of Lights will be celebrated at 2 Deshon Drive with a full day of festivities. Diwali is the five-day festival Read More …

Long Island’s First Indoor Pickleball Courts Open in Melville

  Right in Melville, Long Island’s first indoor pickleball facility has officially opened. Pickle N Par has taken over the space of the former Restaurant Depot location at 515 Broadhollow Road, and plans on getting both counties excited about the sport. Often compared to games Read More …

Melville Student Commended for Eagle Scout Ranking

Suffolk County Legislator Tom Donnelly and Huntington Supervisor Chad Lupinacci recently honored a Melville student who ranked Eagle Scout. Donnelly joined the family, friends and fellow members of Boy Scout Troop 708 to honor Henry A. Rivas for his Eagle Scout title, where he received Read More …

Tigra Live Animations, Little Hippo Books Create AR Kids’ Books

Melville-based Tigra Live Animations is partnering with Publisher Little Hippo Books to create a new line of augmented reality books for children. The AR books were developed by the Melville company and are completely different than a traditional book, working with this new technology that Read More …

Canon Earns Sustained Excellence Award

Melville-based Canon U.S.A., Inc. announced recently its winning of the 2019 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence Award. The company was recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy at a Washington, D.C. ceremony on April 11. Read More …

US Mortgage Celebrates 25th Anniversary

Steven A. Milner founded US Mortgage on Feb. 19, 1994,  with the belief that  “everyone deserves a roof over their head.” US Mortgage is a nationally licensed direct mortgage lender that has served over 35,000 homeowners and passed over $15 billion in closings. The company Read More …

Lupinacci Helps Melville Resident Millie Perry Ring In 100th Birthday

Millie Perry celebrated her 100th birthday with family and friends recently at her home in The Greens in Melville. “Congratulations and best wishes to you, Millie – and your twin sister, Louise – as you both celebrate this incredible milestone,” said Huntington Town Supervisor Chad Read More …

Home That Are $440K and Under

27 Cuba Hill Road, Greenlawn $430,000 3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms Pristine home with pavered backyard made for entertaining, full finished basement and hardwood floors throughout. Home renovations include a new roof in 2014, double pane windows in 2012, hot water heater in 2008, boiler in Read More …

Temple Plans Walk to Support Nature Conservancy

Members of the Hindu temple in Melville will be leading in a walk June 3 to support The Nature Conservancy and Newsday Charities.  The local BAPS Charities Walk Green is part of a national effort to help the Nature Conservancy’s efforts are to plant and Read More …

New Jersey Bank Expands Into Melville

ConnectOne Bank has expanded into Melville, opening  a commercial bank office 48 South Service Road, Melville. The new office marks the bank’s continued expansion within the New York market, with an additional location set to open in Astoria, Queens later this year. “ConnectOne has long Read More …

Melville Man’s Trash Ends Up Dumped in Connecticut

A Melville man wound up having a role in a garbage caper in Connecticut. Police in Hartford said that trash belonging to Ayonkunle Kafi of Melville, who had paid a Connecticut man to dispose of it, ended up tossed onto a Hartford street. Police said Leon Peterson, Read More …