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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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Visit Tropical Smoothie Cafe & Help The Blue Devil Crew Program

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Make sure to stop by Tropical Smoothie Café on Wall Street in Huntington village on Thursday (Oct. 20) between 3-8 p.m. and help out the Huntington High School crew program.
The Blue Devils will receive 20 percent of the proceeds generated by customers presenting a special flyer available on the Huntington School District’s website at www.hufsd.edu. […]

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October 18, 2011
Letter to the Editor:
The New York State Democratic Committee continues their daily mailers to try to convince me that my school taxes are going up because of one person, Huntington School Board member Liz Black.
I am told the “solution” is to elect their candidate Democrat William Spencer to represent me in the Suffolk […]

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Minor Bus Accident in South Huntington SD

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The Stimson Middle School dismissal bus H-5 was involved in a traffic accident at the intersection of Bushwick and New York Avenue. The bus was rear ended by a car. The driver and all students are fine and were checked by a nurse from the district, according to the Principal, Ms. Robins.  Another bus arrived to take […]

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HUFSD – Washington School – Harvest Hoedown

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On October 14, 2011, Washington Primary School held their second annual Harvest Hoedown.  It was a big success thanks to all the planning and hard work of the many PTA volunteers.  The events main coordinator was Michele Deegan who did an outstanding job of making sure there was something fun for everyone.   There was music, refreshments including […]

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Wildcat Golf Outing Honors Debbie Adams-Kaden

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This year’s Walt Whitman Wildcat Booster Club golf outing was held at Great Rock Golf Club in Wading River and the perfectly manicured greenery was echoed by the perfect blue sky. “The Booster Club couldn’t have been more excited by the turn out at our annual golf outing.” said Club President Ms. Donna Grennan.  “It […]

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Many of the East Coast’s top cross country teams gathered this past weekend for the Manhattan College Invitational, held in Van Cortlandt Park. In the 2.5-mile premier varsity event, Walt Whitman’s Boys Cross Country team took first place, in a race that featured over 32 teams from across the country. Whitman’s big win has earned […]

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South Huntington’s Excel Program students honored at a recent Board of Education meeting.

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Students from the South Huntington Excel Program, under the supervision of Mr. David Perkins, were featured in a documentary video produced by the New York State Department of Labor and the New York State Association of Training and Employment Professionals (NYATEP) that focused on work readiness skills that employers require and skills that today’s young […]

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Something’s being “Taken” but its not the “Blocks Back”

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“This is what Take Back the Blocks is all about – replacing substandard living units with decent housing, and replacing absentee landlords with residents who have the pride of ownership. When completed, this project will go a long way toward stabilizing this neighborhood,” said Supervisor Frank Petrone, who created the program with his Town Board […]

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