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 Low interest rates are having an impact on all investors, even big institutional ones like the Huntington School District, which recently moved its trust and agency scholarship accounts out of New York CLASS and into JP Morgan.
“For well over 15 years, the Huntington School District has been an active participant in the New York CLASS […]

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Whitman Wins Gugliotta Opener

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Led by Whitman senior Danyal Cheema (14 pts) and junior Kevin Forland (15 pts), Walt Whitman had no trouble dispatching Hauppauge 63-31 in the second game of the opening round of the Frank Gugliotta Memorial Basketball Tournament on Tuesday evening. Ahead 22-0 at the end of the first period, 34-17 in the 2nd period, and […]

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Act Of Kindness

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Suffolk County Legislator Jon Cooper presents a proclamation to Meghan Murphy, a fifth grader at Pulaski Road School in East Northport, in recognition of her selfless act of kindness in donating 12 inches of her hair to “Locks of Love.”  This non-profit organization provides hairpieces to financially disadvantaged children in the United States and Canada […]

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Frank Battista is a special kind of music teacher. The J. Taylor Finley Middle School community already knows this. He will soon earn even more admirers after being selected to conduct the All-County Division I West band for Nassau County.
The concert will be held on Sunday, January 8, 2012 at 4 p.m. at The Tilles […]

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Brandon Fiordelisi is a Huntington High School senior who was a key player for the Blue Devil football team. He’s one of the Class of 2012’s best students, too. The combination of brains and brawn earned the teenager a National Football Foundation Scholar Athlete Award.
Fiordelisi picked up the honor last weekend at the NFF’s annual brunch at […]

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 It’s fun to watch kids get excited about learning. When 36 fifth grade SEARCH program students from Woodhull Intermediate School traveled to the DNA Learning Center in Cold Spring Harbor for a day of exploration and experimentation, plenty of intellectual fire power was put on display.
The youngsters have been immersed in a 16-week unit on […]

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 A new state law that caps increases in property tax levies could require more than $1.5 million in future spending cuts in the Huntington School District, according to a recent in-depth presentation by district executives.
Superintendent James W. Polansky and Assistant Superintendent David H. Grackin utilized a PowerPoint presentation to explain the intricacies of the tax […]

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Suffolk County Legislator Jon Cooper (D-Lloyd Harbor) presents a proclamation to Emma Green of Centerport in recognition of her being selected as the First Place winner for the 18th Legislative District in Suffolk County’s “Be Pool Smart” poster contest.  Proud parents Tracey and Dr. David Green accompanied their artistic daughter, who participated in the contest […]

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Santa and his helpers from the Centerport Fire Department recently held their annual Christmas Tree Lighting and visit from Santa at the Centerport firehouse.  The evening began as the Oldfields Middle School choir led the community in singing traditional carols.  Centerport firefighters soon lit the tree and provided an escort for Santa, as he arrived from the North […]

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A truly moving presentation featuring Harborfields alumni speaking about personal experiences with special education on Thursday January 5th, 2012

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