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It all started several months ago in Senator Marcellino’s office when the leadership of the Greater Huntington Civic Group asked for a meeting to address the real issues in Huntington Station.  After going round in circles about what couldn’t be done to hold unscrupulous landlords accountable the group finally hit on something that just might work.   […]

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This video was taken at the last Huntington Housing Authority meeting.  Resident and Huntington School District BOE member Rich McGrath asks the HHA attorney about compliance with Chapter 40 of the Town code. The attorney acknowledges that the Huntington Housing Authority has decided not to comply with the law and he explains why.  This Town Law has never […]

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The Huntington Housing Authority has a long history of poor public perception.  The only thing that has changed over the recent years is that the new leadership is well connected to our local politicians.  There are several laws that we know they are not complying with.  Compliance with other laws can’t be determined at this […]

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ShotSpotter Operational

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As part of a demonstration, Suffolk County Police officer fired 2 rounds from a 9mm gun  into a van.  The 9mm weapon is the standard used by the police and is often the weapon of choice by criminals.  The demonstration showed how the ShotSpotter technology works.  After shots are fired, flex sensors and software triangulation pinpoint the precise location […]

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We closed a school because of fear. We installed cameras and gunshot spotters because of fear. We cannot nor should we live in fear.

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“The measure of success is not whether you have a tough problem to deal with, but whether it is the same problem you had last year.” – (John Foster Dulles, Secretary of State in the Eisenhower Administration).
The Huntington Station Action Now Committee (formerly known as the Huntington Station Action Coalition) is charged with identifying the root […]

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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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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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A Suffolk County Police Department (SCPD) spokesperson said police have made three arrests in connection with what may be a gang-related triple shooting November 27, 2011 outside the Lincoln Apartments in Huntington Station.  SCPD have not released the names of those arrested or the charges filed against these individuals. On December 1, 2011 at the Greater […]

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Inspector Brady was the guest speaker at last nights meeting of the Greater Huntington Civic Group. The meeting  was well attended which was no surprise since one of the groups missions is to address safety, crime and other quality of life issues.  Residents who attended were looking for information and solutions to what seems like an endless […]

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