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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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

‘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 ...

Olympic Fire Burns For Whitman Grad

January 31st, 2014
A Melville native now living in Paris, France is hoping his campaign to support a global boycott of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia over anti-gay legislation in the host country will go viral as competition begins next ...

Raise A Glass For Literacy

January 24th, 2014
A local author will debut his first book for young readers Friday and use the happy occasion to promote literacy in developing countries. Huntington resident James Perez will discuss and sign his first book, “Maia and Icarus,” a mythological ...

Graffiti Makes Mark On East Northport

January 24th, 2014
A pair of graffiti incidents in East Northport are being described by a leader of the East Northport Chamber of Commerce as unusual, but not particularly alarming. Suffolk County police were called to Wilson Street at 10 p.m. Jan. ...

Homeless Moved From Rotondo Site

January 24th, 2014
Town workers took down a steel structure being used by homeless men for shelter behind the Huntington Station library in early December, town officials and a Family Service League executive have confirmed. A corrugated steel recycling building on the ...