New Panini In Town; Fruit For Kids; Wine Dinner

New Panini In Town; Fruit For Kids; Wine Dinner

There are a few new panini in Huntington village. New York Panini (9 Wall St., Huntington) recently introduced a pair of specialty mac ‘n’ cheese panini ($10.95). ; The Stop and Shop at 60 Wall St., Huntington offers free, fresh fruit for children ages 10 and under. There was a basket with free oranges and bananas inside near the front entrance of the supermarket last week.; The wine of New York Islanders legend Pat LaFontaine will be poured as part of a three-course, prix-fixed dinner at Prime An American Kitchen & Bar on Friday.

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Coming Soon; Mathematically Delicious; Vegan Power

Coming Soon; Mathematically Delicious; Vegan Power

COMING SOON: Whales Tale’s Facebook page teased the unveiling of its soon-to-be next door neighbor, Harbor Head Brewing Company.

There’s a new sweet on the menu at Stella Blue in Huntington, and it’s not a scale buster. The Banana PB Chocolate Chip Power Cookie is packed with oats, banana, powdered peanut butter, un-sweet applesauce and more, but it’s also vegan and gluten free.

Students in Harborfields School District’s Thomas J. Lahey Elementary School recently learned the importance of fractions in everyday life by creating Shamrock Shakes in honor of St. Patrick’s Day.

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Get Ready: Restaurant Week Is Nearly Here

Get Ready: Restaurant Week Is Nearly Here

The third-annual Spring Dine Huntington Restaurant Week starts Sunday, March 19 and runs through Sunday, March 25 (until 7 p.m. only on Saturday).

For eight days, dozens of restaurants across the Town of Huntington will offer prix-fixe dining for $27.95 per person, plus tax and gratuity. The three-course menus are still coming in, but read on below for a little taste of what several restaurants will be offering.

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Joining A Cause

Joining A Cause

EVENT TO BENEFIT CAUSE: Piccola Bussola Ristorante and Jewel are participating next month in the annual Night on the Town event to benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. The event has been hosted by The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Long Island Chapter for the past six years. Last year, it raised $137,000. Diners will have the chance to sample food from 25 different New York City and Long Island restaurants, including Piccola Bussola (970 W Jericho Turnpike, Huntington) and Jewel (400 Broadhollow Road, Melville).

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For Classic Italian, Take A Trip To Viajo’s

For Classic Italian, Take A Trip To Viajo’s

After serving in the corporate realm of Italian cuisine, Vito DeFeo embarked on a buon viaggo to return to his Neapolitan roots to establish a legacy.

“The concept was born under one simple premise: I was creating a concept that I wanted to give to my children,” DeFeo said. “For them to actually grow into something, it would need to be here 20, 30 years from now.”

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