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County and Statewide Awards Of Merit for Elwood Students

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Three students from the Elwood Union Free School District were recognized by the Suffolk Region PTA at the Reflections Awards Showcase on April 20, 2018. Elwood Middle School (EMS) student Sayna Purow was recognized with a New York State level Award of Merit in photography, and Elwood-John H. Glenn High School student Layla Leunig and […]

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Councilman Eugene Cook Proposes “The Huntington Power Authority”

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COUNCILMAN EUGENE COOK SPONSORS RESOLUTION
TO SCHEDULE A PUBLIC HEARING TO CONSIDER THE ACQUISITION OF CERTAIN REAL PROPERTY LOCATED IN NORTHPORT, NEW YORK  PURSUANT TO SECTION 201 OF THE EMINENT DOMAIN PROCEDURE.
 
Councilman Cook will sponsor a resolution to schedule a public hearing to consider the acquisition of certain real property located in Northport.  The Town Board has […]

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Students In Half Hollow Hills Help Raise Over $126,000 In Students Rebuild Challenge

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Students across all 13 grade levels and nine buildings in the Half Hollow Central School District have helped raise $126,410 in this year’s Students Rebuild Challenge by creating 21,408 self-portraits. The challenge was launched by the Bezos Family Foundation, a foundation run by the parents of Amazon founder Jeff Bezos.

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Invisible People of Color: Whaling Captains, and Crew on All Sides of Long Island Sound

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Sandi Brewster-Walker, independent historian, genealogist, and freelance writer, presents a history of 19th century whaling captains and their crew on Long Island

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Civil War Reenactment Brings History Alive at Walt Whitman High School

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Join us as we take a stroll back in time to experience Union Mounted Calvary, the roar of Field Artillery, Union and Confederate infantry demonstrating
musket firing, Field Surgeons demonstrating the medical technology and reality of being wounded in battle, a look at a Women’s role with demonstrations
over a real campfire and an authentic taste of Victorian […]

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Volleying for a Cause

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Elwood-John H. Glenn High School students came together to support a good cause and to take part in some healthy competition during the school’s annual Volleyball-a-Thon on Mar. 1. This year’s chosen causes were the Sean Urda Memorial Soccer Scholarship, Save the Kid and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
All 41 participating teams showed up to […]

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Northport Track and Field Team Captures State Title and Breaks Suffolk County Record  

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Northport High School’s student-athletes Isaiah Claiborne,
Dan O’Connor, Thomas Fodor and Elijah Claiborne
 
Members of Northport High School’s Suffolk County Championship Boys Track and Field Team dominated the State Championship on Mar. 5, capturing the State Title and placing second overall in the New York State Federation.
Less than a week later, the four members of the team […]

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Half Hollow Hills Student Selected For National Junior Sciences and Humanities Symposium

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Cassandra Ye Is One Of Only Five Delegates Chosen From Long Island
DIX HILLS, NY, March 12, 2018 – The Half Hollow Hills Central School District is proud to announce that High School East sophomore Tong ‘Cassandra’ Ye has been selected as a delegate for the 56th National Junior Sciences and Humanities Symposium (JSHS). She is […]

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Student Arrested for Falsely Reporting an Incident

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Suffolk County Police arrested a high school student for falsely reporting an incident Friday morning after she called 911 and reported a school shooting.
A 16-year-old Cold Spring Harbor Junior Senior High School student walked out of the school this morning after a dispute with administrators. The student went home, called 911 at 10:44 a.m., and […]

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Helping Both Ends of the Leash

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The seventh graders at Oldfield Middle School in the Harborfields Central School District were visited by a special organization, Paws of War, on Feb. 16. This organization trains dogs rescued from shelters and places them with U.S. military veterans that suffer from the emotional effects of war, such as post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).
Representatives from Paws […]

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