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Harborfields Could Face Glenn In Semis

February 14th, 2014
The Harborfields Tornadoes erased a small halftime deficit to defeat the East Hampton Bonackers 82-61 in the Class A boys basketball quarterfinals Wednesday. Harborfields’ win sets up a possible semifinal showdown with the John Glenn Knights, a longtime crosstown ...

Village, Town Plow Through Budgets

February 14th, 2014
The piles of white are costing municipalities across the state tons of green, and it’s no different here in the Town of Huntington and the villages within its borders. After three snow storms this year, Northport Village Mayor George ...

PD: Graveyard Thief Also Robbed Banks

February 14th, 2014
He’s twice been convicted of robbing banks. Now, just three weeks out of prison on parole, Suffolk County police allege Dix Hills’ Max Schneider and two others desecrated Pinelawn Memorial Park with hopes of feeding their heroin habit. Schneider, ...

Town Board Has Breakfast With The Chamber

February 14th, 2014
Members of the Huntington Town Board got an early-morning workout during a question and answer session with members of the Huntington Township Chamber of Commerce Tuesday. Held at the Huntington Yacht Club, the event welcomed Councilman Mark Cuthbertson and ...

For The Love Of Scouting – And Chili, Too

February 14th, 2014
Everybody’s got an opinion about chili, and 16 entrants tried to woo the crowd at the Huntington Elks Lodge to their way of thinking on Saturday as they raised money to make this summer brighter for kids in need. ...

He’s Far From ‘Half Baked’

February 14th, 2014
For “Saturday Night Live” alum and “Half-Baked” star Jim Breuer, his upcoming March 8 stand-up performances at The Paramount mark a welcome return to the Valley Stream native’s backyard. And when you perform in your backyard, it means his ...

The Sweet Science Of Getting Fit

February 7th, 2014
In this month’s fitness adventures, the Long Islander News team has investigated all sorts of ways to get fit in the New Year. Last Tuesday, it was time for us to tackle the sweet science, harnessed with the purpose ...

LaunchPad Blasts Off

February 7th, 2014
Officials cut the ribbon Wednesday on the LaunchPad high-tech business accelerator, which they hope will serve as the staging ground from which new technology-driven businesses can take off. As elected officials, including County Executive Steve Bellone and Councilman Mark ...

Cops: Supermarket Thieves Targeted Seniors

February 7th, 2014
Two Melville residents are accused of targeting elderly women in a recent series of purse-snatchings from area supermarket shopping carts. Heather Gallagher, 31, is accused of snatching purses from patrons at the Melville Waldbaum’s at 1:50 p.m. Jan. 25; ...

The Man Who Literally Brought The Beatles To America

February 7th, 2014
As the anniversary of The Beatles’ historic Feb. 9, 1964 performance on “The Ed Sullivan Show” approaches, a Huntington woman is remembering her father’s experience flying the Fab Four from Heathrow Airport to New York City. Former Centerport resident ...