Parents, Staff Rally to Save Psych Center A group of
parents and employees spoke up on Tuesday to protest the proposed closure of
the Sagamore Children’s Psychiatric Center in Dix Hills, a move which would
shutter inpatient services at the facility and merge them with programs in
Queens and the Bronx.
Weekly Newspaper Sold A
group of Huntington investors, led by James V. Kelly, bought the
historic newspaper the Long-Islander. The weekly paper was founded in
1838 by the poet Walt Whitman.
School Checklist: A Stop at the Pediatrician's Getting your child ready for school means more than shopping for clothes
and school supplies. Immunization requirements and general health
matters also command the attention of parents.
Dr. Alisa N. Altman, a pediatrician at the Huntington Medical Group
on Pulaski Road, said doctors talk about a range of health and safety
issues when parents bring their children into the office before school
Darryl Strawberry Pops Up Modell's
opened a new store in Huntington Station Friday and had former baseball
star Darryl Strawberry there to sign autographs. The store opened in
the former Lester's store at 350 Walt Whitman Road.