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December Delight: Holiday Dinner in the Decorated Vanderbilt Mansion

Begin your holiday season where Hollywood stars and European royalty once dined with members of one of America’s most famous families. You can do that at a spectacular, historic mansion – the elegant home of William K. Vanderbilt II, overlooking Northport Bay – decorated for the holidays.

(Above right: William K. Vanderbilt II’s mansion library. Vanderbilt […]

CONTEST AND PARADE TO BE HELD SUNDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2017 
Suffolk County Legislator Kara Hahn has announced the region’s largest Halloween pet costume contest and parade will be held on Sunday, October 29, 2017 beginning at 12:00 p.m., Holiday Inn Express Stony Brook, 3131 Nesconset Highway, Setauket, NY.  Suffolk Barkfest is free and open to the […]

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Applications must be submitted by Nov. 10 to enter; entries due later
 
          The Town of Huntington and the Huntington Village Parade and Festival committee have extended until November 10 the deadline for applying to enter the Third Annual Gingerbread House Competition, one of the many activities in Huntington Village November 26, 2017.
 
          The extension covers […]

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Preparations are underway for the Eighth Annual Huntington Holiday Parade and Street Festival, featuring a new day of the week, an exciting grand marshal, more entertainment and a return of the fun-filled activities that have made it one of Long Island’s most popular family events.
The region’s largest light parade will kick off at 5 p.m. […]

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ON this 241’s birthday of the USA we reflect back on how we became independent from the British rule and how hard our ancestors fought for that independence. Please take the time to listen to this brief lesson of how Frances Scott Key was inspired to write the “Star Spangled Banner”

Happy 241 Birthday America and […]

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Town will again implement speed restrictions before and after fireworks shows
The Town of Huntington has released a new video highlighting the danger of boat wakes, underscoring the need to practice safe boating during the weekend leading up to the July 4 holiday.

The four-minute video, narrated by Councilwoman Tracey A. Edwards, was produced in cooperation […]

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East Northport Middle School SHARE recently gave back to less fortunate families and their pets by collecting 575 pounds of pet food to donate to Long Island Cares.
The school surpassed their goal from last year, in which they collected 300 pounds of pet food to help families and veterans in need keep their pets as […]

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Asharoken got into the holiday spirit as Santa Claus arrived for a visit at Asharoken Village Hall, where he spread holiday greetings and hearty “Ho, Ho, Ho’s” to all.  Santa and Mrs. Claus were greeted by Asharoken Mayor Greg Letica and Village Trustees as he arrived on his sleigh from the North Pole with the assistance of the Northport […]

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“The Suffolk County Police Department will be out in full force to ensure residents have a safe holiday
season. Patrol officers and assets from specialized commands are concentrating their efforts on shopping areas and congested roadways, as well as conducting extra patrols of critical infrastructure locations with an emphasis on transportation facilities. Officers will also continue enhanced vigilance targeting those who […]

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Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone was joined by Suffolk County Police Commissioner Timothy D. Sini, Suffolk County Fire, Rescue and Emergency Services (FRES) Commissioner Joe Williams, Suffolk County Department of Public Works Commissioner Gil Anderson and the Suffolk County Department of Social Services Commissioner John O’Neill to address the county’s inclement weather protocols in the […]

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