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Debate Begins Election Day Sprint

October 31st, 2013
With a week to go before Election Day, candidates for Huntington Town Board met with residents Tuesday at Half Hollow Hills High School East. At the Half Hollow Hills PTA debate, typically the last major Meet the Candidates night ...

Schmitt’s On Top Of Their Scare Game

October 24th, 2013
With Halloween just a week away, scaring people is big business, especially in Melville. By keeping the frights fresh year after year, the Haunted Mansion of Melville, located at F&W Schmitt’s Farm on Pinelawn Road, is one of the ...

A New View Of The Sharp-Dressed Man

October 24th, 2013
To look forward in the fashion world, the makers of J’Sphë bowties are looking back to classic neckwear standards. “We want something different,” said Stephen Palacios, who launched the Huntington Station-based company with his fiancée, Jessica Stoker. “We want ...

Huntington Business Products Closing

October 24th, 2013
After 43 years in Huntington – 38 of those anchoring the gateway to Huntington village at 339 Main Street near St. Patrick’s Church – the Huntington Business Products Centre will close its retail shop in November, but continue to ...

Village Post Office Safe For Now

October 17th, 2013
Northport Village’s Main Street post office isn’t going anywhere anytime soon. United States Postal Service (USPS) spokeswoman Christine Dugas confirmed Tuesday that any plans to move or relocate the 240 Main St. location, first floated last September, are on ...

LIPA Lights Up Voter Forum

October 17th, 2013
Could the last one out of Elwood Middle School please turn off the lights? LIPA, how to best deal with the utility’s lawsuit against the town challenging its assessment and whether the “Stop The LIPA Tax Hike” party is ...

Choosing A Highway Superintendent

October 17th, 2013
While 26-year incumbent William Naughton is saying his quarter-century of experience at the helm of the Huntington Highway Department makes him the best choice to manage the town’s roads, challenger Peter Gunther is just as emphatic that it’s time ...

How Sweet It Is!

October 10th, 2013
Christopher Daniels and his wife, Rhonda, of Centerport, are the first proprietors of a Chocolate World franchise, and it’s a sweet opportunity that came through Christopher’s military service. Christopher’s friend Joe Whaley joined the family business, Fifth Avenue Chocolatiere, ...

‘Boats Mean Votes’ At Yacht Club Debate

October 10th, 2013
It’s an old saying in Huntington – “boats mean votes.” And it’s a point that Jackie Martin, the commodore of the Greater Huntington Council of Yacht and Boating Clubs, was all too happy to remind 10 candidates for town ...

Tempers Flare Over Cook’s ‘Gun’ Comment

October 10th, 2013
Dozens of town residents traded verbal fire on the steps of Town Hall Wednesday over a comment supervisor candidate Gene Cook made last year. The explosive exchange came as about 20 gun-control advocates, mothers and teachers, led by Former ...