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Centerport Fire Department Cadets Awarded Grant

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MetLife Foundation recently awarded a Volunteer Ventures grant of $1,000 to the Centerport Fire Department Cadets in support of a project proposed by Tom Collins, a MetLife employee who volunteers with the department.  The grant will be used to supply the Cadets with turnout gear for their training programs.
The Volunteer Ventures Program encourages and supports […]

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Dog Walking Might Deter Criminal Activity In Greenlawn

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In an effort to curtail criminal activity in Frazer Drive Park, in Greenlawn, the Huntington Town Board unanimously (5-0) passed a resolution commencing a pilot program of on leash dog walking within the entire park. Currently, and according to town code, dog walking is only allowed on paved parking areas only. The thought is that […]

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Teen Injured in Fall While Setting Up Zip-Line

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A 12-year-old Dix Hills boy suffered serious traumatic injuries after falling about 20-feet from the top of a ladder leaning against a tree while setting up a zip-line in his backyard on Landview Drive, Friday evening, May 4, at approximately 6:45 p.m.  The Dix Hills Fire Department responded and Rescue Squad Paramedics treated the youth, […]

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Centerport FD Rescues Driver from Overturned SUV

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The Centerport Fire Department responded to a motor vehicle accident with a trapped victim on Washington Drive, just east of Route 25A in Centerport, on Tuesday, May 1, at about 5:35 p.m.  A Chevrolet sports utility vehicle struck a utility pole and overturned onto its side, trapping the female driver inside the vehicle.  Firefighters used heavy rescue extrication […]

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Dix Hills Firefighters Respond to Crash

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The Dix Hills Fire Department responded to a crash on the eastbound Northern State Parkway, west of the Deer Park Avenue exit at about 6 p.m. during the evening rush hour Wednesday, April 11. The driver of a Volkswagen sedan was trapped after the car left the roadway, knocking down a light pole and crashing into several […]

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Huntington Public Library Election Results

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The budget has passed. Paul Ehrlich will remain as library trustee.

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Commack Firefighters Battle Trailer Fire

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The Commack Fire Department was alerted to multiple calls reporting a structure fire in the vicinity of Crooked Hill Road near the old Commack Multiplex Theater on Sunday night, March 25, at approximately 9:30 p.m.
 
Upon arrival, Commack Fire Chief Kieran Keane located a fully involved fire in a trailer next to a commercial building on Henry […]

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Huntington Firefighters Battle Lloyd Harbor Blaze

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Volunteers from the Huntington Fire Department were dispatched to battle a raging house fire on Hawk Drive in the Village of Lloyd Harbor, Saturday, March 24, at 3:43 p.m.  Upon arrival, firefighters found the two-story waterfront home fully involved in flames, and began an exterior attack with handlines and aerial ladders.  Mutual aid assistance was […]

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Dix Hills Fire Department Officers Installed

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The Dix Hills Fire Department recently held their annual inspection and installation ceremony. The following officers were installed for 2012.

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Commack Senior Wins National Recognition

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The 2012 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards has recognized Lynn-Idora Edmond, a senior at Commack High School. Lynn was presented with a bronze Distinguished Finalist medallion to commemorate this prestigious award for outstanding acts of volunteerism.

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