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Long Island Autism Communities, Inc., a not for profit, 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to developing supportive integrated communities for adults with autism, has issued a call for volunteers. The young organization is at a critical stage in its development and is looking for individuals with a variety of skills to help it achieve its vital mission. […]

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The Huntington Town Board, at its May 9 meeting, honored 20 local high school seniors who excel in both academics and athletics at the annual Scholar-Athlete Awards Ceremony.
Each of the winners – one male and one female from each of the 10 high schools in the Town — had been selected by their school, which […]

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Congratulations to our Commack High School science research students and their teacher/mentor, Richard Kurtz, who were named 2nd place national winners in the Toshiba/NSTA ExploraVision competition. Ninth grade students Christine, Kimberly, Michael, and Louis, along with teacher and mentor Richard Kurtz, won an all expense paid trip to Washington, D.C. for the national awards ceremony […]

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Northport High School senior Frankie Stola in the Northport-East Northport School District was named a News 12 Scholar Athlete Winner on April 18. The baseball and football player was presented with a $1,000 scholarship from the Bethpage Federal Credit Union.
News 12 and Bethpage Federal Credit Union selects 30 student-athletes from across Long Island each year […]

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Winning teens join poets Steven Licardi, Kate Kelly and John A. Brennan in April 26, 2017 reading at Walt Whitman Birthplace
 
The Huntington Town Board recently recognized 16 teen poets from the community selected for participation in the Town’s Poetry for the HART Public Art Initiative, with the winners receiving certificates signed by members of the Huntington […]

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The Huntington Young Republicans launched their Student of the Month Program in February 2017 to help engage local high school students in the process of politics and government. In April, the organization recognized two students: Leigh McDermott and Victoria Thurer.
Leigh McDermott is a freshman at Portledge High School in Locust Valley, and resides in Cold Spring Harbor. Over […]

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Judith A. Hynes of Huntington, Principal of Specialized Schools for Nassau BOCES, was recently lauded as one of the most devoted supporters of public education on Long Island. Ms. Hynes is among 14 honorees to receive the 2017 Nassau BOCES Education Partner Award, bestowed on those individuals and organizations whose impact on public education in […]

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School Bus Contractors Association Calls on Drivers to Stop When They See Red Lights Flashing on a School Bus: Pushes Increased Penalties for Illegally Passing Stopped School Buses During New York’s Operation Safe Stop Day

The New York School Bus Contractors Association hosted an Operation Safe Stop event today with local and state officials in Marlboro, […]

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You are cordially invited to our
10th Anniversary Spring Concert
Friday, May 5th at 8:00 p.m

Northport H.S. auditorium
154 Laurel Hill Road, Northport
Directions: Click here. 
Join us for the final performance of our 2016-2017 season! Program will include works by Mendelssohn, Grieg, and Cherubini. This is a free concert.
Please forward this message to your friends and family who might […]

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On April 2, 2017 the Walt Whitman High School Indoor Color Guard competed in the USBands Indoor Championships at South Brunswick High School in Monmouth Junction, NJ. The ensemble placed 1st and won the title of 2017 Scholastic Novice Color Guard Champions. This year’s show was entitled “Rise Up”. It included music from Andra Day and was accompanied by a […]

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