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Message from the Elwood Superintendent of Schools Regarding the Tragic Death of Sean Urda

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Statement from Peter Scordo, Superintendent of Schools Elwood Union Free School District  
The Elwood Union Free School District is extremely saddened to learn of the tragic passing of Sean Urda, a senior at Elwood-John H. Glenn High School. Sean was a well-liked member of our student body and an extremely well-rounded student. Sean excelled academically, […]

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Letter to the Editor From Gene Cook

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To the Editor,
Please join me during this holiday season in thanking every police officer and first responder for their dedication and commitment to serving our community here in Huntington.  I appreciate all that they do and I wish every officer and first responder along with their families all the best.  I am so thankful for […]

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Gene Cook on the Night Democracy Died with John Gomez 103.9Fm

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Below you can hear the segment with Gene Cook yesterday 8/20/14 on the John Gomez show 103.9FM talking about the Night Democracy died in the town of Huntington.  The segment is 32 minutes and 51 seconds long. The segment was about the Vote on the Seasons project which passed 4-1 at the August 19th board […]

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SOME FACTS ON THE SEASONS PROJECT AT OAKTREE DAIRY:
5500+ signatures submitted to the town board against the project
4593 property’s/parcels in the Elwood school district
1 Acre Zoning agreed by the citizens group of James Cameron, Richard Ward, Loretta Hamman, Mary Jane Mackey, and Tom Van de Merlen represented the community at the meetings behind closed doors
Town […]

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Board Approves Zoning For Elwood Housing Complex

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Last night at a packed Town Board meeting, the board voted 4 – 1 to approve the zoning change to accommodate the Seasons at Elwood Development on Elwood Road in East Northport.  Despite the fact that local residents submitted 5000 signatures on a petition, 4 of the 5 Town Council people approved the resolution. A […]

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Accident Causes Closure On Jericho Turnpike

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Update: Jericho Turnpike has been reopened.

Jericho Turnpike remains closed due to an accident that occurred at about 10:15 a.m. today.
A Jeep Liberty was traveling westbound on Jericho Turnpike when the vehicle collided with another vehicle, driven by a 73-year-old male. The man was airlifted to Stony Brook Hospital for serious injuries. The two adults in […]

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On June 17, 2014 there will be public hearing to determine the fate of the Oak Tree Dairy property on Elwood Road in East Northport. It is hard to imagine that any new information will be brought to the table. The battle has been going on since 2012 when it was first announced that Engel […]

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10TH Anniversary Celebration Of Elwood Public Library

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In photo: Assemblymen Chad Lupinacci (left) and Andrew Raia (right) are joined by Elwood Public Library Director Susan Goldberg.
Assemblymen Chad Lupinacci and Andrew Raia recently joined staff and friends of the Elwood Public Library to celebrate the library’s 10th Anniversary. The event included an open house with food, a photo-booth, prizes, face-painting and a 3-D printer […]

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Students of Elwood-John H. Glenn Captivated a Packed Auditorium

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Students of Elwood-John Glenn High School in the Elwood Union Free School District captivated a packed auditorium with performances of Footloose the musical.

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The following is a letter from the Elwood Union Free School District Board of Education to Supervisor Petrone and the Town Board urging them to reject any rezoning of the property currently owned by Oak Tree Dairy.

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