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December 13 – Huntington Housing Authority Meeting Video – Part One

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The meeting opened at approximately 7:00 p.m. on December 13, 2011.  The board reviewed and approved the minutes of the August 9 and the October 27, 2011 meeting minutes.  There was no secretary’s report.  The Executive Director Siela Bynoe reported next.  Ms. Bynoe requested that the board discuss and adopt a new monthly meeting time.  She […]

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The Audicity of Town Hall – What the Press Release Won’t Tell You

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In a Town Hall issued press release Petrone Reconvenes Huntington Station Action Coalition, Supervisor Petrone makes another disingenuous claim when he “called for a unified, focused effort to combat the root causes of recent gang related violent incidents that have raised community concerns.”  You can’t obtain a unified effort when key members of the community […]

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The problems in Huntington Station are extremely serious and they require a serious leader to address them.  We do not need more political quotes and committees.  Children are shooting each other, grandmothers live in fear, tax payers can no longer handle the burden, school districts are being dramatically impacted and negative stereotypes are being unfairly confirmed.  […]

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Video Clip: GHCG Meeting – Does The SCPD Comply With FOIL Requests?

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Rich McGrath of the HUFSD BOE and Huntington Station resident Nick Wieland ask Inspector Brady why Town and School officials can’t seem to get public information from the SCPD.

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We would like to thank Jennifer LaVertu for providing this video

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Video Clip: GHCG Meeting – Resident Expresses concerns about Code Compliance

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In this video a Huntington Station resident is trying to understand the relationship between the Suffolk County Police and Town officials in terms of code violations.  He asks Inspector Brady to clarify the role of the local police in addressing issues of obvious code violations.  He wants to know if there is a paper trail […]

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This beautiful parcel of land has been approved for subdivision.  It is located on Park Avenue across from the Huntington Jewish Center.  It is located in School District 3.   The home owners who live adjacent to the property have told us about the decades long ordeal they have endured in trying to preserve this land and protect  their quality […]

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The proposed Matinecock Court development will generate 155 multi-family housing units on a 14.5 acre parcel in East Northport that is currently undeveloped open space. This development equates to approximately 10.6 units per acre. The Town of Huntington Planning Board issued a Positive Declaration back in 1995 for the proposed development. When a planning board issues such declaration […]

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Thirty Year Battle of Matinecock Court – Part 1

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For More than 30 years there has been an ongoing and costly battle about the fate of a 14.5 acre plot of land on the corner of Elwood Road and Pulaski in East Northport.  In 1978 a not-for-profit group called Housing Help requested a change in the zoning code in order to build 162 federally subsidized housing […]

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The Transcripts of AJ Carter’s Recording

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Please be careful when listening to this audio as there is language that is not fit for children to hear. We have left the recording as is so you can hear exactly what was said.
Here is the audio (click the arrow to the right of the speaker icon):
Voice Message About FOIL Request
Here is the original […]

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The Huntingtonian has been and will continue to discuss the Freedom Of Information (FOIL) and Open Meetings Law. We believe that it is every citizens obligation to observe and determine if our government is operating justly.  This is the only way to preserve democracy and honor those who have made the ultimate sacrifice to protect our […]

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