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Whitman Honors Athletes of the Month

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Walt Whitman High School is honored to present 2 distinguished athletes for the month of September. John Palazzolo, a sophomore, is a member of the Boys Varsity Golf Team. At the time of his nomination for athlete of the month, John had an undefeated record for match play (5-0-1) and the lowest stroke average on […]

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More than 12 years later and our Town still fails to protect us from Slumlord abuse.
On May 1, 1999 there was a tragic fire at a commercial building at 28 West Hills Road that killed 4 and injured several Huntington Manor Firefighters, it was determined that there were 33 people living in the home. In this […]

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If you read the current online commentary on various news and social media sites you will see the mention of the phrase “Dr. Density” in regard to Dr. Spencer who is running for Suffolk County Legislature for the 18th District.We wanted to clarify what this phrase means and explain why some are using it.
Shortly after […]

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Letter from HUFSD to the ZBA

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This letter is posted to coincide with the recently posted  The Birth of “Dr. Density” etc.
January 7, 2011
Christopher Modelewski
Huntington Zoning Board of Appeals
100 Main St
Huntington, NY 11743
Dear Mr. Modelewski:
On behalf of the Board of Education of Huntington, I write to express our opposition to granting any zoning variances to accommodate the Huntington Housing Authority’s (HHA) proposed high density residential […]

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Conte Earns ‘A’ Rating For Record On Environment

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Assemblyman Jim Conte (R,I,C,WF-Huntington Station) has received one of the highest scores in the state Legislature fromEPL/Environmental Advocates, which released its annual environmental report card of state legislators earlier this week.
Conte earned a score of 99 out of a possible 105 in the report, one of the highest ratings of any lawmaker onLong Island.EPL/Environmental Advocates […]

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Art Exhibit Celebrating Diversity Comes to Heckscher Park

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Huntington Supervisor Frank P. Petrone spoke Oct. 18 as part of the program introducing the outdoor art exhibit Embracing Our Differences that will be appearing in Heckscher Park until Oct. 26.
The Town is a co-sponsor of this years exhibit, which is organized annually by the Suffolk County Center for the Holocaust, Diversity and Human Understanding. […]

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Huntington to Dedicate Breezy Park

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Football, soccer and lacrosse leagues join in ceremony dedicating park named in memory of 13-year-old killed by drunk driver.
DATE: Sunday, October 23, 2011
TIME: 8:45 a.m.
PLACE: Breezy Park
Oakwood Road and West Rogues Path
Huntington Station
Supervisor Frank P. Petrone and the Town Council, joined by Suffolk County officials and representatives from the Cold Spring Harbor Soccer Club, Huntington […]

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Big Win For Blue Devils Marching Band

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The Blue Devil marching band scored a sensational victory last Sunday afternoon as a crowd estimated at more than 2,000 watched. The Huntington High School musicians and color guard members notched a score of 82, the highest in their division in the state this fall.
Coming at their own home show, the victory was a very […]

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James Polansky – Something To Agree About

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In a school district that is too often divided, there is finally something to agree about.  It’s the confidence the community seems to have in their new Superintendent, James Polansky.  When the search for a new leader of the Huntington school district was coming up short, sitting BOE member, Rich McGrath encouraged Mr. Polansky to apply for the position.   McGrath felt Polansky had […]

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Town Sued by Citizens.

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Greater Huntington Civic Group
223 Wall Street, Suite 407
Huntington, NY 11746
Contact: Greaterhuntington@gmail.com
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, October 20, 2011
GREATER HUNTINGTON CIVIC GROUP FILES SUIT AGAINST TOWN BOARD,
AVALON BAY TO STOP DEVELOPMENT
Lawsuit Points to Illegal Spot Zoning and Environmental Impact As Key Violations
Greater Huntington Civic Group Inc. President Steven Spucces announced
today that the five members of the Huntington […]

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