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The Tale Of Walt Whitman’s Stuffed Canary

A few weeks before the great Blizzard of 1888, Walt Whitman published a little poem in the New York Herald celebrating a “Canary Bird.” “Did we count great, O ...Full Article

Fireman’s Fair Provides 111 Years Of Fun

You can hear the smile in Margaret Kissane’s voice as she recalls a time more than 30 years ago when the top prizes at the Greenlawn Fireman’s Fair were ...Full Article

Hitting The Sweet Spot Since 1929

The Northport Sweet Shop on Main Street is one of the few places where you can really feel like a kid in a candy store. Since 1929 the small, ...Full Article

DWI Charge After Car Crashed Into Motorcycle

An East Northport woman who was thrown from her motorcycle when a car crashed into her remained hospitalized as of Tuesday, officials at Stony Brook University Medical Center confirmed. ...Full Article

Dive Team Ready, Come Sandy Or High Water

Joe Pansini was driving one of the Northport Fire Department’s chief’s cars up Main Street in June when he watched raging flood waters trap a man under a car. ...Full Article

School Honors Grad Killed In Accident

Students at the Long Island Lutheran Day School in East Northport rang in the new school year by paying tribute to a graduate who died too soon. Parent and ...Full Article

Man Found Dead

A man died Monday night at the Soundview Boat Ramp in Northport, village police confirmed. A non-criminal investigation by the Suffolk County Police Department determined the man shot himself, ...Full Article

Long Islander Newspapers Sold

A historic newspaper chain has found a new home in the hands of community members with a love for its history, reputation and potential. Long Islander Newspapers, LLC – ...Full Article


10-Year-Old To Touchdown In Florida In a game of inches, 10-year-old linebacker Justin Baskam needs a yard stick to start measuring his success. The Centerport football player was selected ...Full Article

LI’s Carnival King Dies

Lewis Newton, 92, founded Newton Shows supply company Lewis Newton, a longtime Northport fixture whose carnival business supplied rides, games and prizes to nonprofit fundraisers across Long Island, has ...Full Article