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Medic assaulted by man he tried to aid
A medic with the Dix Hills Fire Department was assaulted early Sunday as he responded to a call for medical assistance on the side of the Northern State Parkway, according to the department.
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Good News: First Responders Deliver Premature Twins
Here are some of the inspiring stories of the week, where community members sought to help others, or made headlines for their achievements.
Sat Mar 15, 2014
Albany Times Union
Russian President Vladimir Putin has described the collapse of the Soviet Union as the "greatest geopolitical catastrophe" of the 20th century.
Adamek Dismisses Glazkov's Sparring Success Against Him
The Polish heavyweight contender also is 100-percent certain that won't matter when they square off Saturday night at Sands Events Center in Bethlehem, Pa.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
Prism Awards honor innovations in photonics
An augmented-reality laser camera that makes it easier to locate and view veins in the human body was among the nine winners of the 2014 Prism Awards for Photonics Innovation announced Feb. 5 at SPIE Photonics West in San Francisco.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Drama Debuts in Northport on First Woman to Run for President
Writer Claude Solnik's newest play "Victoria Woodhull: The Rise and Fall of America's First Feminist" debuts Friday during Women's History Month at the Playhouse at St. Paul's in Northport.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Legal Sea Foods reopens after fatal CO leak
The Huntington Station restaurant closed last month by carbon-monoxide poisoning that killed its general manager and sickened dozens has reopened -- with new carbon monoxide detectors -- as a top company official pledged to implement a safety plan that "exceeds" state standards.
DA: Bookkeeper Sentenced for Stealing $866G from Locust Valley Employer
A Huntington woman has been sentenced for using her position as a bookkeeper to steal more than $866,000 over a six-year period from a Locust Valley architectural firm.
Long Island Business News
Port Jefferson line suspended following accident
Authorities say a person on the tracks has been struck by a Long Island Rail Road train east of the Syosset station.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Long Island Castle Owner Speaks for First Time Since Shooting
Shooting victim and owner of Oheka Castle in Huntington, N.Y., Gary Melius released a video statement on Monday morning, his first statement since being shot by a mysterious gunman in February.
Usdan Center Announces Sunday, March 16, 11 AM Open House for 2014
March 10, 2014 - Usdan Center for the Creative and Performing Arts, the nationally acclaimed summer arts day camp, announces several new programs for its 2014, 47th season: Musical Theater Dance and Musical Theater Audition Workshop, both for grades 7-12; and Sewing and Fashion Production, for grades 4-12.
Thousands Attend St. Patrick's Day Parade in Huntington
Thousands of people turned out Sunday for the Huntington's St. Patrick's Day Parade - a tradition that is 80 years strong.
Shelter Island Reporter
Island profile: Denise DiPaolo, fresh air for the Library
Denise DiPaolo has so much positive energy a stranger might guess she's got a passion for espresso.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Huntington St. Patrick's Day Parade to Close Major Roads
March 7, 2014 - The 80th Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade and 5K run in Huntington will be held on Sunday, March 9 and the Suffolk County Second Precinct is advising motorists of road closures in Huntington between 12 p.m. and 5 p.m. The Townwide Fund of Huntington St. Patrick's Day 5K run will start at 12:45 p.m. at Main Street and Prospect Street ... (more)
In Melius case, Suffolk cops scour vehicle database
Suffolk County Police block the gate to Oheka Castle Monday, Feb. 24, 2014, in Huntington, where owner Gary Melius was shot by a masked gunman.
LI's oldest St. Patrick's Day Parade to be celebrated Sunday
The oldest -- and largest -- St. Patrick's Day Parade on Long Island is set to step off on Sunday, marking the 80th celebration of the Huntington event.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Scouts Celebrate Scout Sunday Mass at St. Patrick's Church in Huntington
On Scout Sunday at, St.Patrick's RC Church in Huntington . Msgr. Bennett, who was the Celebrant for the Mass, presented the emblems to each of the Cub Scouts who had earned their Catholic Cub Scout Religious Emblems.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Huntington leaders change parking policies
While many lauded the changes, the overriding sentiment among those who addressed the board, including business owners, was that they did not address the lack of parking.
Huntington Officials Bivona, Raia Honored During Women's History Month
March 6, 2014 - As part of the opening weekend of a new play being presented during Women's History Month, Huntington Town Receiver of Taxes Ester Bivona and Huntington Town Clerk Jo-Ann Raia will be honored before performances.
Cops probe spree of Huntington burglaries
Detectives are investigating four burglaries and two attempted break-ins that occurred early Monday, all at retail establishments on East Main Street in Huntington, Suffolk County police said.