Republicans Stand by Chosen Candidates
Republican voters stood by their endorsed candidates in Tuesday's primary, rejecting efforts by other party members to put themselves onto the November ballot. Meanwhile, highway superintendent William Naughton fended off two challenges, according to unofficial results at the Suffolk County Board of Elections.
Huntington Remembers Its Sept. 11 Losses
Those lost on Sept. 11, 2001 were remembered in a variety of solemn ceremonies around Huntington Wednesday. Fire departments, schools, churches and the Town of Huntington all marked the solemn occasion.
Nurse Wins Judgment in Hospital Attack
A Huntington law firm helped a nurse badly injured in an attack win a $4.9 million judgment. After winning the ruling against the assailant, who is in prison, the firm filed a suit against Franklin Hospital and the North Shore-LIJ Hospital System, claiming they were negligent in the working conditions that led up to the attack on nurse Marie Sweeney in 2010.
Steve Israel Turns the Table on Putin
U.S. Rep. Steve Israel, D-Huntington, submitted an op-ed piece to Kommersant, a daily newspaper in Russia, in response to the op-ed by President Putin in Thursday’s New York Times.
Harborfields Plays With Misspelled Jerseys
Everything seemed to line up perfectly for Harborfields High School’s home opener Wednesday against crosstown rival Huntington. Except for the jerseys. The black material shimmered and green accents popped. So did the school’s name – Harborsfields – emblazoned across the front in white stitching.