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Huntington Station Native Glides Into Olympics

February 7th, 2014
Matthew Mortensen, a Huntington Station native and sergeant in the U.S. Army, will represent his country in a different uniform this winter as a member of the U.S. luge team in the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. The ...

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 ...

Village Opens Fire On Culling Season

January 31st, 2014
To curtail accidents caused by the recently explosive deer population in Lloyd Harbor Village, officials, for the eighth consecutive year, have commissioned a seasonal deer management program. The culling program, licensed in conjunction with the New York State Office ...

Colts Charge Through Winning Streak

January 24th, 2014
Charging through the midpoint of the season—and not to mention their opponents’ defensemen—the Half Hollow Hills West varsity boys basketball team is on a high after a four-game winning streak last week. Last Thursday, the Colts (6-2) went neck ...

Zumba Gives A Taste Of Latin Flavor

January 10th, 2014
I woke up Jan. 6 and looked out my window. “Great,” I thought. “Here’s to Zumba on a rainy, dreary Monday morning.” But while I woke up dragging my feet (as per usual, as you may have learned) I ...

Lady Thunderbirds Tout Undefeated Record

January 10th, 2014
The Half Hollow Hills East varsity boys basketball team this season makes winning look easy. Boasting a 4-0 record in League II and an 8-0 record in non-league play, the Thunderbirds are a shining example of success on the ...

Tigers Sweep Tourneys

January 10th, 2014
The Northport Tigers basketball team sank their teeth into the opposition last week when they earned the championship title at two different annual tournaments. On Jan. 4, Northport took on Walt Whitman (0-4) in the district’s annual Coaches Vs. ...

FD: Power-Surge Fires Destroy Homes

January 10th, 2014
Two Dix Hills homes were destroyed on Saturday after a cesspool truck slid on ice and struck an electrical transformer, causing a power surge that set fires to the homes. While firefighters were able to extinguish the flames “fairly ...

Thatched Cottage Files For Bankruptcy

January 10th, 2014
Some would say the waterfront view at the Thatched Cottage in Centerport is part of what makes the 26-year-old catering hall so appealing, but owner Ralph Colamussi, who filed to protect his business from bankruptcy last Thursday, learned the ...

Yoga: The Search For Stability Balance

December 20th, 2013
Discipline, for me, was getting out of bed at 7 a.m. to allow my not-so-morning-person self enough time to wake up for the 9:15 a.m. beginner’s level yoga class at the Body and Soul Center in Huntington. Scrambling in ...