Volunteers Spruce Up Conklin Farmhouse Property

Volunteers swarmed the property of the historic Conklin Farmhouse and Barn on Friday, sprucing up the property with paintbrushes, rakes and shovels. The farmhouse, built about 1750, sits on the corner of High Street and New York Avenue. As of Friday, it has a rebuilt Read More …

National Grid to Outline Northport Main Street Pipeline Project

National Grid will be explaining its plan to replace gas lines on Main Street at meeting set for Thusday evening. Starting Jan..3 and running until May, the utility will be replacing the gas main pipeline on Main Street between Church Street and Woodbine Avenue. The Read More …

National Grid Grant Boosts Northwell Nutrition Program

Northwell Health welcomed a $300,000 grant from National Grid Friday that will go toward nutrition through the Dolan Family Health Center as well as other programs. Northwell’s Nutrional Pathways Program, which works with Island Harvest, provides nutritional counseling and support sessions to those in need. Read More …

State Providing Funds for Some Utility Debt

New York is providing $250 million in funding to eliminate pandemic-related utility arrears for residential households, with a priority to low-income households, from March 7, 2020 through March 1, 2022. The funds will be applied to customers’ accounts by the utilities, including PSEG-LI, and various Read More …

Project Aims to Clean Up Water, Revive Oyster Harvesting

  Volunteers are at work in a project to clean the waters and boost the biodiversity in Town of Huntington waters by creating oyster reefs. The project is a combined effort by Community Offshore Wind, the Rotary Club of Huntington, and the Cornell Cooperative Extension Read More …

America’s Most Taxed Real Estate is in Northport

It’s a taxing distinction. The Long Island Power Authority claimed Wednesday that National Grid’s Northport Power Station – the subject of a long-running dispute between the Town of Huntington and the Northport-East Northport School District – pays more taxes than any other commercial property in Read More …