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Centerport Harbor Dredging to Begin

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             The Town of Huntington wants to alert boaters that Suffolk County is about to begin the first dredging of the Centerport Harbor Navigation Channel in 14 years, a six-week project aimed at facilitating recreational boating in the harbor.
             The County-funded project, which is to start Oct. 1, will include dredging the channel to 12 […]

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The Don Pius scholarship was established several years ago as part of a deal that the Town Board made with this notorious landlord.  Pius is especially well known in the Huntington School district since his more than 70 homes in that school district are eyesores in the community and have many school aged children living in them.  […]

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Office Of Suffolk County Legislator Jon Cooper

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 I would like to take this opportunity to update the community about the status of the proposed cell tower at the Vanderbilt Museum.
My office has determined that a formal legislative resolution would be required to approve the final contract for the cell tower at the Vanderbilt before construction could begin. To date, no such resolution […]

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Seriously Glenda?

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Our main goals in establishing The Huntingtonian is to share all the interesting things to see and do in Huntington and to do our part to help preserve what is great about this Town.  Part of that process is to hold our elected officials accountable to tell the truth.
Some of our local politicians have gotten so arrogant and careless in much […]

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Poulos Announces Economic Plan

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Poulos Wants to Revive the Local Economy. 
Today Deborah Poulos, Republican and Conservative candidate for the Suffolk County Legislature’s 16th District, announced her plan to help revive the local economy.
“Suffolk County should not just hope for the best.  We need to be proactive in helping improve the local economic outlook,” said Poulos.  “As a business owner, […]

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Independence Party Voter Outrage

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Lou D’Amaro wants my vote for County Legislature? Instead, I think after what he has done to Independence voters like me he should resign his position.
D’Amaro’s desperate attempt to do anything to win the Independence Party primary fortunately failed but he needs to be held accountable for his actions what he did to me and […]

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Press Release from the Greater Huntington Civic Group

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In June, the Greater Huntington Civic Group declared war on local government, specifically the members of the Town Council.  Our words were hyperbolic.  Rather than a call to armed insurrection, it was an expression of frustration at the state of the beloved town in which we live.
The closure of one of our schools, and the […]

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Another Pius House – Story Update

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This home is owned by Community Properties, LLC which is one of Don Pius’ holding companies. Besides the obvious problems with the “No Crack” sign, there are many other issues of concern.  Wires hanging across windows is a violations of  Town code.  Notice the kiddie pool in the bottom right of the picture.  It is more than disturbing to think […]

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Veterans Come Out in Support of a Cell Tower

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On September 8th, about 50 people attended the ZBA meeting at Town Hall.  The majority of people in attendance were there to witness a case about a request for special use permit and variance for the purpose of erecting a 100 foot flagpole with cellular antennas and install related equipment.  The applicants were Metro PCS NY LLC and Clear-wire Legacy, LLC.  […]

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Town Opens Small Business Resource & Recovery Center

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Town Hall Press Release
Credit: A.J. Carter
September 15, 2011
Center will provide tools that help small businesses form and grow
The Town of Huntington announces that it is creating a Small Business Resource and Recovery Center at Town Hall to stimulate economic development in the town by helping to provide small businesses with advice and tools that will […]

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