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The ninth annual “Souper Bowl” at North Ridge Primary School in Commack was a huge success!  The children collected a whopping total of 7,188 cans and bags of soup. Lorraine Esposito, the PE teacher at North Ridge, “sculpted” the soup into the shape of a giant sneaker. 

“Each day when the children came to gym, they […]

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“I want to get to them, so they won’t have to get to me.”
It was a first for Commack Middle School when newly elected Suffolk County Sheriff Errol Toulon Jr.  came to town. Thanks to his friendship with a Commack family, the Catuoscos, whose son showed his social studies teacher a coin from the Sheriff’s […]

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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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The Huntington Town Board, sitting as the Town’s Community Development Agency, voted January 23 to appoint Leah-Michelle Jefferson as the agency’s director.
In a resolution sponsored by Supervisor Chad A. Lupinacci, who serves as the agency’s chair, the board selected Ms. Jefferson, who has served for the past five years as Brookhaven Town’s deputy commissioner of […]

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Matteo’s Trattoria & Bar, (300 W. Jericho Tpke., Huntington, NY 11746 (631) 421-6001), is hosting former Sopranos star, Joe Gannascoli, on Friday, February 9, 2018. Gannascoli, known for his role in the hit series as Vito Spatafore Sr., is also an experienced chef who has worked in notable kitchens in New York, Los Angeles and New Orleans. He […]

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Suffolk County Police Second Squad detectives are investigating a two-vehicle crash that killed a man in Commack early this morning Monday January 29, 2018 at 3:25am.
A man was driving a 2002 Subaru Impreza northbound on Commack Road, 300 feet north of Vanderbilt Motor Parkway, when the vehicle veered into the southbound lanes and struck the […]

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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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Suffolk County Police have arrested a man for Endangering the Welfare of a Child after he allowed his thirteen-year-old daughter to drive with a three-year-old child in the backseat.
A Second Precinct Community Support Unit officer observed a 1995 Toyota Camry being driven erratically while travelling northbound on Oakwood Road in Huntington Station on January 27, […]

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Huntington Supervisor Chad A. Lupinacci participated recently in a “Meet the New Supervisors” panel discussion at a breakfast meeting of the networking group Advancement for Commerce, Industry and Technology (ACIT).
 
          Supervisor Lupinacci was joined on the panel by his counterparts from Hempstead, Laura Gillen; Oyster Bay, Joseph Saladino; and Smithtown, Edward Wehrheim, all of whom […]

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Elwood-John H. Glenn High School boys soccer coach Lou Hanner was recently awarded the Section/Region 1 Coach of the Year award by the The National Federation of High Schools. Hanner is one of 11 coaches throughout New York State that received sectional awards for the 2016-2017 school year.
Coaches nominated and awarded this honor have outstanding […]

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