Heckscher Park

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Town, Residents Debate Whether Private Memorials Should Be Allowed On Public Land In Huntington

In parks across Long Island, a passionate debate is underway: should private memorials be allowed on public land?

10/31/2014

Invasive algae species known as hornwort has taken over a pond in Huntington's Heckscher Park. (credit: CBS 2)

L.I. Town Using Non-Native Fish To Combat Invasive Algae Species

Hornwort is a nuisance plant that has literally taken over a popular family park in Huntington. Officials have stocked the pond with grass-eating carp.

05/22/2013

Ambulance (file / credit: clipart.com)

Boy, 2, Drowns In Pond In Suffolk County

A 2-year-old boy fell into a pond and drowned in Suffolk County, Long Island Sunday morning.

11/11/2012