Internship program gives high schoolers a close look at nursing

Five days a week for a little over an hour each day, three Commack high school seniors are roaming different departments at Huntington Hospital as part of an internship with Wilson Tech. The students are learning about what it takes to become a nurse by shadowing the staff — all while keeping up with their high school workload.

Huntington school bus deal averts crisis

According to an email sent by officials, as of September 30, the district's bus company would no longer cover as many as 42 morning and 34 afternoon school bus routes.

Storm-flooded cars may or may not be salvageable

Videos show cars stranded across major roadways in New York. AAA reports a 450% increase in the number of tows during the storm. AAA Northeast's Robert Sinclair Jr. said the damage is likely worse than after Superstorm Sandy.