Gratitude Gala – 2016

The Gratitude Gala was held on Saturday, January 28th, at the Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Building. This event is meant to thank all of the volunteers, home owners, and sponsors of the Holiday Historic House Tour. And what a thank you it was. The room was packed with friends, food, and drink. Take a look…

Historic House Tour 2016 – Richard Mott House

Richard Mott House In the early 20th century, the commercial district in Huntington Village began to expand, moving the residential district from Main Street to neighborhoods like Dewey, Sammis & Oakland. Richard S. Mott, a dairy farmer from Farmingdale, decided to sell the family farm and move to the village. The 167 acre “Chestnut Hill”…

2017 in at Trade School!

Just before the New Year the Historical Society staff moved their offices back to the Trade School, 209 Main Street, from the Conklin home, 2 High Street. The Conklin home served as the societies offices for 2 years and while we were sad to leave, we couldn’t wait to move back home!