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Important Primary Day

This year, the registered Democrats in the Town of Huntington have an important choice to make as to who we would put forth to the general election in November, to run for Supervisor of our Town. Both Tracey Edwards and Darryl St. George are requesting our support going forward. In the past several […]

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The Northport-East Northport School District held its annual Superintendent’s Conference Day on Sept. 1 at Northport High School, where Superintendent of Schools Robert Banzer kicked off the morning with a warm welcome to all staff.
“We’re excited to see what this year holds,” Banzer remarked, “and to see what new avenues we can take to reach […]

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The Northport-East Northport School District welcomed 20 new teachers for the 2017-18 school year during the district’s annual new teacher orientation held from Aug. 29-30, 2017. Teachers and administrators met in the high school library, shared breakfast and spent time getting to know their fellow staff members. Superintendent of Schools Robert Banzer provided a warm […]

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Dear Editor,
 It has come to my attention that there are grumblings that I, Lisa Cook the wife of Town of Huntington Councilman Eugene
Cook, was the reason he dropped out of the race for Huntington Town Supervisor.  I feel compelled to set the record straight.
The truth of the matter is that my husband withdrew from the […]

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The Suffolk County Red-light Camera Program is unconstitutional and ineffective. By the county’s own admission, rear-end collisions have increased 30%. In total, the program has fined Suffolk residents more than $30,000,000, with an average of 30-40% of these fees going not to the county, but Maryland-based Xerox, the vendor whom records and processes all fees […]

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Dear Friends and Neighbors,
By now we’ve all heard about the devastation that Hurricane Harvey has brought to Texas and the surrounding areas. Not so long ago, we were the ones in need of assistance in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy; lets pay it forward! Community member George Schwertl has rented trucks to be driven to […]

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The Huntington Town Board, at its August 15, 2017 meeting, set a September 19,2017 public hearing on proposed revisions to Town Code with respect to deer hunting, based on comments from residents since the code was amended two years ago to allow for bow hunting, subject to state regulations.
While noting that it is within the […]

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Mikey Brannigan, Northport resident and Paralympic gold medalist, was honored at Northport High School on August 9, 2017 for his Paralympic records and medals, but above all, his good character. Brannigan, who was diagnosed with autism at age 3, is the only Paralympic athlete in history to hold records in the 1500m, 3000m and 5000m […]

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Family members in the Northport-East Northport School District beamed with pride on Aug. 2 and 4, while watching their children perform the skills they learned during the course of several weeks in the Northport Music and the Arts Summer Program.
              Held at Northport High School during the evening of Aug. 2, several groups showcased their […]

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New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Basil Seggos today reminded all new hunters and trappers planning to go afield this season must first complete a mandatory hunter, bowhunter, or trapper education course before obtaining the appropriate sporting license or hunting privilege.
With state licenses now on sale, first-time hunters and trappers are encouraged […]

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