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Top Math Students Island-Wide Four From Northport

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The Northport-East Northport School District was recently informed that four students have been accepted into the Institute of Creative Problem Solving (ICPS) for Gifted and Talented Students. Northport Middle School students Ty D’Amico and James Posillico, and Northport High School students Isabella Vozza and Camden Burkare are four of the 87 students who received this […]

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Teaching Empathy Institute Director David Levine Visits Northport Middle School

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Sixth graders at Northport Middle School were visited by teacher, singer/song writer, and author David Levine on Oct. 29. 2018.  Mr. Levine, the director of the Teaching Empathy Institute and author of the book “The School of Belonging,” has been annually visiting the school for 20 years to teach lessons about empathy, kindness and the […]

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Northport Educator Named New York State Master Teacher

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Marlene Yolango, a special education teacher at Northport High School, was recently selected as a New York State Master Teacher in K-12 STEM education.
The Master Teacher Program is composed of the highest performing teachers and educators in the subjects of science, technology, engineering and math. Once accepted into the program, through letters of recommendation and […]

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Northport & Whitman Girls Volleyball Teams Digs For Danielle

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The Northport girls volleyball team hosted a fundraising game against Walt Whitman High School on Sept. 28,2018. The game was held to raise funds and awareness to support Danielle DeSimone, a Northport High School Alumnae who is currently battling leukemia. She has volunteered her time helping out the team with open gyms, practices and tryouts […]

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Huntington Remembers 43 Fallen In September 11th Memorial Service

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The Town of Huntington remembered 43 Town residents who perished in the September 11th, 2001, terrorist attacks in a ceremony at the 9/11 Memorial in Heckscher Park Sunday, September 9, 2018.

“It is hard to believe there is an entire generation of young people who do not know what it was like to experience and live […]

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Cergol Recognizes Asharoken Officers For Rescues

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Huntington Councilwoman Joan Cergol, at the September 5 Town Board meeting, recognized two Asharoken Village police officers for their roles in rescuing distressed paddle boarders in two separate incidents in July 2018.

          On Saturday July 21, Officer Sidney Lynn was on patrol in a village police boat when he spotted an East Northport man sitting on […]

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Lupinacci, Cook Announce Town Awarded $333,000 FEMA Port Security Grant To Replace Patrol Vessel

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Supervisor Chad A. Lupinacci and Councilman Eugene Cook are pleased to announce that on August 24, 2018, the Town of Huntington was awarded $333,000 from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) FY 2018 Port Security Grant Program (PSGP) to replace a 22-year-old patrol vessel.
Supervisor Lupinacci and Councilman Cook co-sponsored a resolution at the April 10 Town Board […]

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Northport Welcomes New Teachers

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Northport-East Northport Union Free School District welcomed 25 new teachers to the district on Aug. 28 and 29, 2018, with a new teacher orientation. After being introduced to the district administration, new staff members took a bus tour Northport-East Northport to get familiar with the surrounding community.
Throughout the day, the new teachers were given an […]

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New Principal Comes To Dickinson Avenue Elementary

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Dickinson Avenue Elementary School in the Northport-East Northport School District welcomed a new principal this summer — Mrs. Laurie Welch Storch.
Dickinson Avenue Elementary School’s principal Mrs. Laurie Welch Storch met her new students at a special evening meet and greet on Aug. 22.

Mrs. Storch, a Manorville resident, comes to the district after seven years […]

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Lupinacci Rejects Councilmembers’ Demands He Violate Town Code, State Law

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Huntington Town Supervisor Chad A. Lupinacci has released a statement laying out the Town’s budget process and timeline:
 
“I am releasing this statement to express my extreme disappointment with Councilman Cuthbertson and Councilwoman Cergol’s grandstanding statement to the press about the Town of Huntington budget process. In their joint statement, they demanded that I violate Chapter […]

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