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Video Shows Jan.9 Brawl, Beating at Big H Center

Three teenagers were arrested and charged in a fight and stabbing that occurred Jan. 9 behind stores at the Big H center in Huntington. Huntington Now Media obtained three cellphone videos depicting the brawl that broke out involving several high school students.


Rosie Huntington-Whiteley Heads Out After an Appointment in Beverly Hills

About Photo #4240105: Rosie Huntington-Whiteley is looking chic while heading out for the day. The 31-year-old model and actress was spotted arriving for an appointment on Friday (February… Read More Here.


Suffolk County seeks to ban single-use plastics

Single-use plastics could become a thing of the past in Suffolk County. Southampton Town officials Tuesday adopted a new code amendment that will ban plastic straws and polystyrene (Styrofoam) take-away containers at food establishments.


Small-plates restaurant Swallow to close in Huntington

Swallow, the popular small-plates restaurant that has been a mainstay of Huntington Village dining since 2010, will close later this year. The restaurant announced that it is “passing the torch to our friends and neighbors at The Paramount.”


Long Island's taxing tax season

Jennifer and Paul Cellura planned to use their IRS refund to put up new fencing around their backyard in Huntington Station. And they were going to spend whatever was left on diapers and clothes for the new baby, due any day now.


Huntington Police Blotter: Burglary, 2 Grand Larcenies Reported

Curious about what's going on in your neighborhood? Check out the recent crimes reported in the area. The Suffolk County Police Department posted the following information. All incidents are merely accusations, and those accused are considered innocent unless and until proven guilty.


Body of naked man identified 23 years after being found on island

A man whose naked body was found on an island off Connecticut nearly 23 years ago was finally identified this week through a new search of an updated national fingerprint database.


Payless to Close All Stores

The discount shoe store chain Payless announced Friday that it will close all 2,100 stores in the United States, including sites in Commack and Huntington. Its online sales operation will also shut down.


Commack custodian arrested for illegal guns, drugs in home

Suffolk County police officers arrested a man who works as an evening custodian for the Commack School District after a search found he had a stash of illegal guns and drugs inside his Patchogue home.


Fire Damages 8th Avenue House

A home on 8th Avenue was severely damaged Thursday night when a fire broke out in the basement. The Huntington Manor Fire Department fought the fire for about 30 minutes. The department said the fire traveled up the walls from the basement.


Man Faces New Charges For Thefts From Cars In Wading River: Cops

WADING RIVER, NY — A man is facing new charges after a string of reported larcenies in Wading River, police said. The Riverhead Police Department's COPE division arrested Patrick A. Fontaine, 36, on Feb. 14 and charged him with 10 counts of criminal possession of stolen property, police said.


Accused accomplice charged with murder in NYPD friendly fire death

A suspected accomplice in the friendly fire death of NYPD detective Brian Simonsen was hit with second-degree murder and other charges on Saturday. Jagger Freeman, 25, of Queens, was busted for acting as an accomplice to Christopher Ransom — who allegedly wielded a fake gun at a Queens T-Mobile stor


High-schooler ‘sticks it to cancer’ with surprise comeback

NBC Sports is celebrating Hockey Day in America with an NHL Sunday tripleheader on NBC and NBCSN, as well as a collection of stories and features which explore hockey’s impact and influence across the U.S.


Man in upstate New York gets life without parole for killing 2, wounding 1

WATERLOO, N.Y. — A man has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for fatally shooting his ex-girlfriend and a man, as well as wounding a second woman in an upstate New York village.


SIDE DISH: Konoba Open… National Margarita Day… Dinner and a Movie…

It’s All Croatian To Me: One of the newest restaurants in Huntington village will also bring a new cuisine to town. The sign above 46G Gerard Street now reads Konoba, the Croatian word for tavern. The new restaurant occupies the cozy spot recently vacated by Hush Bistro. Konoba will strive to offer


Community Rallies For The Eagles

Huntington officials said Monday they are taking steps to protect Mill Pond in Centerport after residents raised concerns about the environmental impacts from run off at a construction site in the area.


To shame or not shame: That's the LIRR question on rider behavior

For as long as there has been a Long Island Rail Road, there have been railroad riders behaving badly — from seat-hoggers to nail-clippers to loud talkers. But the explosion of social media in recent years has provided a new platform for exposing the faux pas of some of the LIRR's 300,000 daily cust


Heroin Dealer Sentenced For Causing Death Of Wrestling Star

CENTRAL ISLIP, NY - A Ridge man was sentenced to prison on Friday after pleading guilty to distributing heroin that caused the death of a 20-year-old Kings Park man last year, according to the U.S. attorney.


Seen Him? Alert Issued For Missing 50-Year-Old Greenwich Man

A 50-year-old man has gone missing in Greenwich and state and local police are asking the public's help in locating him. Stein Soelberg is described as a white man who is about 6-foot-1, 210 pounds.with blond hair and blue eyes. He was last seen Saturday, Feb. 16 wearing a black shirt and jeans.


ICYMI: Road Rage Was Cause Of Sunrise Highway Shooting: Report

LINDENHURST, NY - Suffolk Police believe the shooting on Sunrise Highway in Lindenhurst last weekend was a result of road rage, according to a report in Newsday. A 24-year-old man, who has not been identified, was driving a Buick sedan eastbound on the highway near Straight Path when he was shot.