Schools: Dinosaurs, One-Word Challenge and Regeneron Scholar

Northport-East Northport third graders will be be studying a new science unit curriculum this spring. “What Happened to the Dinosaurs?” is a life science unit about  interdependent relationships in ecosystems. The district’s elementary science curriculum writing team has been working on developing the unit lesson Read More …

Coronavirus: Village Elections Postponed; Northport Mayor Declares Emergency

Gov. Cuomo ordered a delay Monday in village elections until the April 28 primary election. “Our top priority has been keeping New Yorkers safe and stopping the spread of the novel coronavirus,” Cuomo said. “Public health officials have been clear that reducing density is one Read More …

Arts Roundup: Laugh with Steve-O and Indulge in Oktoberfests

HuntingtonNow has you covered with entertainment, comedy, visual arts and much more this week. Laugh with Steve-O at the Paramount, drink up in Northport or at Whitman Shops for Oktoberfest, and enjoy a traditional nature walk in Caumsett Park. See more below. What: Steve-O “The Read More …

Kids Corner: Yoga, Family Nights and Creative Workshops

School’s out and the kids are home. Need some inspiration on what to do? Check out our latest listings of events that are coming up through the beginning of August, from learning to focus on breathing techniques and yoga poses at The Village Artist Fine Read More …

Activists to Meet to Push Their Fight Against LIPA Tax Settlement

Residents opposing the Long Island Power Authority’s attempts to lower its taxes on the Northport Power Plant will meet Monday to discuss strategy and developments in the battle. LIPA and the town are locked in a legal battle over the utility’s pursuit of reduced taxes Read More …

Qwik Ride Takes Pain Out of Parking in Northport

Why drive when you can Qwik Ride in Northport? It’s a frigid January night on Main Street in Northport. Traffic in the village is sparse, but Gino stands outside his Qwik Ride electric vehicle ready to roll. He’s parked on the corner of School and Read More …

Broadway Talent Brings in Business for Northport

Situated in picturesque Northport Village, the John W. Engeman Theater boosts impressive Broadway talent year round on Main Street. The historic Northport Theater, built in 1932, was sold to and renovated by current property owners Kevin O’Neill and his wife, Patti, in 2006. The theater Read More …

Northport Police Blotter: July 23-29

07/23 OCEAN AVENUE Officer responded to location regarding a male hitchhiking and walking in the street. Officer did speak with the subject who stated he was walking to get his laundry and have lunch. The officer did transport the subject to Scudder/Woodbine Avenue without incident. Read More …