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Long Islander, 101, to be honored for volunteer service at weather agency open house

Richard Hendrickson, 101, demonstrates how he collects temperature

(Credit: AP)

Weather enthusiasts are invited to visit an open house Sunday at the National Weather Service office for a behind-the-scenes look at how forecasters work in these days of Doppler radar and sophisticated computer models. Attendees also will hear about a Bridgehampton farmer who'll be recognized for his eight decades of service as a volunteer observer for the weather service. Richard...

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Roundup: Huntington convenience store gets zoning OK


Convenience store gets zoning OK

The Huntington Zoning Board of Appeals has approved a 3,492-square-foot convenience store for the corner of Broadway and Park Avenue.

The building at 733 Park Ave., is currently Oakwood Car Care Center. The owner of the building, Joe Colamussi, through his company 733 Park Ave. Realty Corp. and 727 Park Ave. Realty, had sought variances...

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