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Lupinacci Joins Effort To Expedite Access To Medical Marijuana

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From the office of Assemblyman Lupinacci:
Assemblyman Chad Lupinacci recently joined a bipartisan movement that would ease pain and suffering for terminally ill patients in New York State. Assembly Bill 7060 was introduced in front of a crowd of emotional Compassionate Care NY advocates at the New York State Capitol; it would allow patients suffering from […]

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Raia Rallies Support For Emergency Medical Marijuana Legislation

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From the  office of Assemblyman Raia:
Assemblyman Andrew Raia stood with patients, family members and activists to introduce legislation that would provide critically ill patients with emergency access to medical marijuana. Raia, the Ranking Republican Member of the Health Committee, joined Assembly Minority Leader Brian M. Kolb and Assemblyman Richard Gottfried in calling on Gov. Cuomo […]

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Local Letter Carriers to Collect Food on May 9

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From Alaska to Florida, and from Maine to Hawaii, on Saturday, May 9, U.S. Postal Service letter carriers across the country will visit homes and businesses in every city, suburb and town in America to collect food for what is the nation’s largest food drive.
“This is it.  The day to make a difference.  If ever […]

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Study: 3 Out of 4 Car Seats Are Used Incorrectly

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Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone, along with the Suffolk County Traffic & Parking Violation Agency (TPVA), the Suffolk County Police Department and the EAC Network, recently hosted a free child car seat safety inspection and education program for local motorists at the H. Lee Dennison Building in Hauppauge.
Suffolk County Police Department personnel and EAC Network […]

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Commack Best of Buddies Create Friendship Mural for Disabilities Awareness Week

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In acknowledgement of Disabilities Awareness Week, the members of Commack Middle School’s Best of Buddies Club created a mural depicting a symbol of friendship along with a portion of an inspiring quote by Maya Angelou: “I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget […]

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Help “Stamp Out Hunger” To Benefit Island Harvest On May 9

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From Alaska to Florida, and from Maine to Hawaii, on Saturday, May 9, U.S. Postal Service letter carriers across the country will visit homes and businesses in every city, suburb and town in America to collect food for what is the nation’s largest food drive.
“This is it.  The day to make a difference.  If ever […]

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Huntington Community First Aid Squad Installation Ceremony

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Huntington Community First Aid Squad (HCFAS) recently held its Installation Ceremony at the Watermill Inn, in Smithtown.
Roger Winter was sworn in as President; Alyssa Axelrod as Vice-President; Robert Franz, as Secretary and Richard Stone as Treasurer of the Board of Directors. The new Board of Directors includes members who have served in the past including David […]

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HCFAS Trained Cub Scouts on Life-Saving Lessons

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At Trinity Regional School, Huntington Community First Aid Squad (HCFAS) Chairperson Kathy Castillo and committee members Laurie Hoffman, Israel Cortez, Rich Cortez and Carol Nucci trained 38 Cub Scouts and some of their siblings on the life-saving procedure.
Hands-Only CPR has proven a successful approach in empowering bystanders to give life-sustaining compressions prior to EMS arrival. […]

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Signature Cares – Blood Drive at Huntington Headquarters

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Editor’s note: Please support this blood drive.  The severe winter weather has left the blood supply dangerously low.  We will be there and we hope you will join us.
#1 Real Estate Company in Huntington Answers County Executives Call for Blood Donations
Signature Premier Properties host blood drive at its Huntington Headquarters.
Signature Premier Properties is committed to […]

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Scouts To Participate In Annual Food Collection

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Scouts from the Towns of Huntington and Smithtown will take part in the Suffolk County Council’s annual Good Turn, Scouting for Food, in the month of March. Armed with paper grocery bags donated by King Kullen Supermarkets, Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts and Venturers will participate in this annual effort to help replenish local food pantries.
The […]

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