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Monthly Archives: January 2014

Put Me In, Coach; I’m Ready To Bake!

January 31st, 2014
Lisa Basini says she was born a baker. Today, she’s made a business out of sharing her love for the craft with others. Basini, a professional recipe tester and food stylist for Domino Sugar, is “The Baking Coach,” who ...

T-Birds Continue Winning Ways

January 31st, 2014
Things are looking good for the Thunderbirds, the first-place team in League II. The Half Hollow Hills East varsity boys basketball team has gone 3-1 over the past four games with victories over Bay Shore (92-47), Connetquot (72-48) and ...

Knights Hang Tough, Remain Undefeated

January 31st, 2014
In the second quarter of the John Glenn Lady Knights’ 52-38 home win over Shoreham-Wading River Jan. 23, there was a note of concern in the home stands after they were outscored 10-4 in the frame and trailed by ...

Wildcats, Tigers Split Hoops Classic

January 31st, 2014
In the closing round of this year’s Coaches vs. Cancer Basketball Classic on Tuesday, Whitman’s varsity girls basketball team traveled to Northport, and the Northport varsity boys team played at Whitman. The Tigers of Northport and the Whitman Wildcats ...

McDonald’s Eyes Route 110 Site

January 31st, 2014
Is Huntington’s Zoning Board of Appeals lovin’ it? The people proposing to build a new McDonald’s drive-through in Melville sure hope so. McDonald’s USA is scheduled to go before the town zoning board today, Jan. 30, to clear a ...

PD: Man Busted Dealing Drugs

January 31st, 2014
A man who went to a CVS parking lot to sell drugs—and not the legally prescribed kind—was arrested while attempting to sell cocaine in Northport last Wednesday, according to published reports. The Northport Village Police department confirmed that Matthew ...

‘Freddie The Shoemaker’ Dies

January 31st, 2014
Alfred Sforza Sr., whose career spanning nearly 80 years in the shoe repair business earned him the nickname “Freddie the Shoemaker” and established him as a larger-than-life link to Huntington Station’s brightest years, has died following a sudden illness, ...

Meet The Beatles All Over Again

January 31st, 2014
With the 50th anniversary of The Beatles’ historic Feb. 9, 1964 appearance on “The Ed Sullivan Show” looming, a Lloyd Harbor resident is recalling her encounter with the Fab Four just days before the lads from Liverpool changed the ...

Urgent Care Clinics Coming On 110, Main St.

January 31st, 2014
A pair of new ProHealth Urgent Care medical facilities – one near Melville and another in Huntington village – are on schedule to open this summer, company officials said Monday. ProHealth’s Bob Russo said the facilities will be urgent ...

Shovels Kicked To Snowy Curb

January 31st, 2014
Ross McTyre, 59, remembers a time when a ground covered in fresh white powder meant that the neighborhood boys would take to the streets, shovels in hand, knocking on doors with offers to clear driveways of snow for petty ...