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New York School Bus Contractors Association Calls on Legislature to Increase Fines

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New York School Bus Contractors Association Calls on Legislature to Increase Fines for Illegally Passing a School Bus and to Provide Sales Tax Exemption for School Buses in the 2018-2019 Executive Budget
The New York School Bus Contractors Association is renewing its call for budget initiatives that will help taxpayers and school districts save millions of […]

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Four People Arrested for Selling E-Liquid Nicotine to Minors

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Suffolk County Police arrested four people for selling e-liquid nicotine to minors at businesses located in the Town of Huntington, New York.
In response to community complaints, Second Precinct Crime Section officers and representatives from the Suffolk County Department of Health Services Tobacco Regulation Enforcement Unit conducted an investigation into the sale of e-liquid nicotine to […]

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Melville Fire Department Trains for Pet CPR and First Aid

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Members of the Melville Fire Department recently participated in a hands-on training class for “Pet CPR and First Aid for First Responders”. Following a recent mutual aid response for a house fire involving the rescue of a large number of various species of animals, the department wanted to further its’ knowledge in how to provide effective […]

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Supervisor Lupinacci Reminds Residents to Sign Up for Telephone Alerts

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Those without listed landline phones need to opt in for emergency calls
          Huntington Supervisor Chad A. Lupinacci is reminding residents who do not have listed landline phones or who prefer to receive notifications on their cell phone to sign up for the Town’s Huntington Alert system by visiting the Town’s website.
         The […]

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Half Hollow Hills Receives $6K Donation From Tom Collins / Chris Panatier 9/11 Memorial Foundation

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Generous Gift To Benefit Local Families In Need This Holiday Season

The Half Hollow Hills Central School District of Huntington and Babylon has received a generous $6,000 donation for the Half Hollow Hills – Helping Our Own program from the Tom Collins / Chris Panatier 9/11 Memorial Foundation. This is the 14th year Half Hollow Hills […]

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New York School Bus Contractors Association Joins Governor Cuomo in Calling for an Increase in Penalties for Drivers Who Illegally Pass a Stopped School Bus

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The New York School Bus Contractors Association is renewing its call for the passage of legislation to stiffen the penalties for drivers who illegally pass a stopped school bus.   This follows Governor Andrew Cuomo’s proposal made during his recent State of the State Address to increase fines on drivers who continue to ignore the law […]

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New Supervisor Chad Lupinacci Outlines New Direction for Town at Inaugural

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Chad A. Lupinacci was sworn in as the Town of Huntington’s 81st Supervisor January 2, detailing in an inaugural address how he plans to take the Town in a “new direction” over the next four years.
“This night has been a long time coming, a night when we return Town government to the control of those […]

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Nicholas Ciappetta Appointed as New Huntington Town Attorney

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The Huntington Town Board, at its January 3, 2018 organizational meeting, appointed South Huntington School Board president Nicholas Ciappetta as the next Town Attorney.

In a resolution sponsored by Supervisor Chad A. Lupinacci, the Town Board unanimously selected Mr. Ciappetta, who has served for the past 13 years in the New York City Corporation Counsel’s office, […]

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Car Skids off Bagatelle Road in Melville

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The Melville Fire Department responded to a motor vehicle accident involving a car that skidded off the road into a tree on Bagatelle Road near Sorrel Hill Court on Saturday, December 30, 2017 at about 5:20 p.m. Two ambulances and a heavy rescue truck were dispatched and under the direction of Assistant Chief David Kaplan. The […]

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SCPD Out in Full Force for New Year’s Eve DWI Crackdown

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Suffolk County Police Commissioner Timothy D. Sini and Chief of Department Stuart Cameron are announcing a crackdown on motorists driving under the influence of drugs and/or alcohol for the New Year’s Eve holiday weekend.

As part of the continuing effort to keep Suffolk County roadways safe and free of intoxicated drivers, the Suffolk County Police Department […]

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