New Home Sought For John Sloss Hobart Memorial

New Home Sought For John Sloss Hobart Memorial

A few Northport-East Northport School District employees and students are hoping to revive the memory of Huntington’s “Forgotten Patriot.” The group is requesting that the district lend a historic memorial tablet that honors Revolutionary War figure and early American politician and judge John Sloss Hobart to the Northport Historical Society museum for a year.

 

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Local Bodybuilder A Champion

Local Bodybuilder A Champion

For Bill Leonello, personal health isn’t just a hobby – “it’s a lifestyle.”

At the age of 15, the now-East Northport resident, started lifting weights; at 19 he was competing in bodybuilding competitions. Despite the roadblocks that came along with lifting and competing, he said, Leonello kept at it – he wanted to go against the typical American lifestyle and instead opted to be a “different kind of person.”

Read on now to learn Leonello's full story!

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‘Evita’ Dazzles At The Engeman Theater

‘Evita’ Dazzles At The Engeman Theater

Don’t cry for her, Argentina!

The spirit of the legendary Eva “Evita” Peron is alive and well, and temporarily living in Northport at the John W. Engeman Theater.

“Evita,” the Andrew Lloyd-Webber-Tim Rice operetta, opened on Sept. 18 and runs through Nov. 2.

If you haven’t already purchased tickets, you should. The resounding reactions of early audiences should mean this production will soon sell out.  

Read on for the full scoop on this amazing performance!

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