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Federal Funding to Help Residents Find Permanent Housing

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(Hauppauge, NY-March 22, 2012) Today, Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone and US Congressman Tim Bishop announced that under the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG), Suffolk County is receiving $267,176 to assist individuals and families in quickly regaining stability in permanent housing after experiencing a housing crisis or homelessness. 
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Conte On Expansion Of DNA Datebase

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Over the years, I have continually fought for and sponsored legislation to expand the state’s DNA database to enhance public safety and I am pleased that I was a part of passing this historic legislation into law. 
According to this bill, DNA samples will be collected from anyone convicted of a felony and certain misdemeanors. Additionally, […]

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Huntington SD Trustees Approve Capital Projects Referendum

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The Huntington School Board unanimously approved a capital projects referendum that will be placed on the same May 15 ballot that will include the 2012/13 budget and three trustee races. Trustees took the action during a public meeting this past Monday night in the Jack Abrams School auditorium.
Trustees voted 7-0 to approve placement of $2.299 […]

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Message From Congressional Candidate Stephen Labate

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I am deeply honored to accept the Suffolk County Republican and the Suffolk County Conservative nomination to run in the newly redistricted Congressional District 3. Additional endorsements are imminent, but to once again be trusted with my party’s nomination is an incredible honor.
The district may have changed, but the message of my campaign will not. […]

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Chamber Hosts Networking Programs at the End of March

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 Whether you’re an early bird or a night owl, the Huntington Chamber of Commerce has planned several unique networking programs during the last week of March.  Both events have been designed to provide valuable networking fun.
 The Huntington Chamber’s 2012 March Networking Breakfast will take place on Tuesday, March 27 with an engaging and valuable business […]

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PETER PAN at Cinema Arts Centre

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Ingeniously capturing the mysteries and adventures of childhood, James M. Barrie‘s timeless play became one of the most popular films of the twenties. Virtually unseen for decades, Paramount Studios’ 1924 production of Peter Pan has been fully restored from original nitrate materials, with authentic color tints.

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21 Jump Street sounds like a terrible idea on paper: a big screen adaptation of a mostly forgotten ABC TV series from the ‘80s. Was anyone really clamoring for that?

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County Executive Bellone & Wife Tracey Welcome New Baby

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(Hauppauge, NY-March 21, 2012)  The County Executive and his wife welcomed Michael Jack Bellone to this world today at 9:55am.  Michael Jack Bellone weighed in at 7lbs 12oz and is named after the County Executive’s father and Tracy Bellone’s father.  Both Michael Jack and mom are doing well.  According to County Executive Bellone, “Michael Jack […]

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Ethics Board Meeting Follow up by Peter Nichols

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Chairman Howard Glickstein and board attorney James Matthews fielded most of the questions from residents. Mr. Glickstein stated that the board’s focus is very narrow and does not act like a court. They only consider if the complaint filed violates the town’s ethics code.

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Petrone Supports Pension Reform Legislation

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Huntington Supervisor Frank P. Petrone issued the following statement in support of the pension reform plan enacted by the New York State: 
“The pension reform plan approved by Governor Cuomo and the State Legislature will, over time, help restore sanity and sustainability to a system whose funding has strained local budgets and hampered government’s ability to […]

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