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When schools close for vacation on April 10-14, 2017, the Suffolk County Vanderbilt Museum’s Education Department offers fun, creative workshops for pre-kindergarten children and those in grades K-4.

(Photo: Vanderbilt educator works with children on creative projects.)
Advance registration is required for all workshops. Please call (631) 854-5539 for more information and to register.
All workshops are held […]

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Joint statement from Suffolk County Police Commissioner Timothy D. Sini and Chief of Department Cameron regarding threats to Jewish institutions:
 
“The Suffolk County Police Department is aware of the threats that have been made to Jewish institutions in the region and across the nation.  We are closely monitoring the situation and in contact with our law […]

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Harborfields High School senior Greta Browne was recently selected as a 2017 U.S. Presidential Scholar Candidate based on her perfect ACT score.
The U.S. Presidential Scholars Program recognizes graduating high school seniors throughout the country that demonstrate exceptional academic achievements, leadership qualities, strong character and involvement in community and school activities.
Browne is among more than 4,000 […]

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              The Harborfields Central School District is pleased to announce that physical education teacher Christine Collins has recently been inducted into the Long Island Metropolitan Lacrosse Hall of Fame. Collins was nominated by the board of the LIMLF and voted on by the general membership of LIMLF.
              Currently a […]

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23 Suffolk Organizations to Receive More than $768,000 in Grants

Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone announced on Febrary 8, 2017 that 23 Suffolk County cultural and arts organizations were selected to received $768,890 in grants by the New York State Council on the Arts. The state program supports the creation of visual, performing, literary and media […]

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During global ocean voyages in the 1920s and 1930s, William K. Vanderbilt II collected thousands of specimens of vertebrate and invertebrate sea life for the museum he was building on Long Island. Now considered the world’s most extensive privately assembled collection of marine specimens from the pre-atomic era, his holdings had long been in urgent […]

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A Statement from the desk of Assemblyman Chad A. Lupinacci (R,C,I,Ref.-South Huntington)
“As the Assembly moves forward with the proposed immigration reform bills today, I believe we must tread carefully to implement an effective framework that values and welcomes our immigrant population,” said Lupinacci. “Immigration policy has become increasingly unclear, and we must have a […]

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The Centerport Fire Department recently honored Ex-Chief William “Bill” Wamp for his 65 years of dedicated service. Wamp was presented with an engraved firefighter’s axe and an anniversary cake that was shared by the membership. Wamp joined the Centerport Fire Department in 1952 and was assigned to Engine Company Two. He served as Company Lieutenant […]

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Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone has declared a State of Emergency in Suffolk County, New York effective at 11:00 a.m. on February 9, 2017.

The State of Emergency has been declared due to emergency conditions produced by the current winter storm.
ALSO HUNTINGTON TOWN HALL IS CLOSED TODAY.

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UPDATED 9:18PM FEB 8, 2017
Cold Spring Harbor School District – Closed
Commack School District – Closed
Elwood School District – Closed
Half Hollow Hills School District – Closed
Harborfields School District – Closed
Huntington School District – Closed
Northport School District – Closed
South Huntington School District –  Closed

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