Home » Archives by category » Sports & Schools (Page 97)

Inspector Brady Attends GHCG Meeting

Comments Off on Inspector Brady Attends GHCG Meeting

Inspector Brady was the guest speaker at last nights meeting of the Greater Huntington Civic Group. The meeting  was well attended which was no surprise since one of the groups missions is to address safety, crime and other quality of life issues.  Residents who attended were looking for information and solutions to what seems like an endless […]

Continue reading …

Game Day Volunteers Brings a Rewarding Experience for Two Whitman Seniors

Comments Off on Game Day Volunteers Brings a Rewarding Experience for Two Whitman Seniors

 

In a first for Walt Whitman, as part of their community service, Whitman seniors Ashley Marx and Stephanie Bailey teamed up to help out the NY Islanders Media Relations Department at one of their biggest events. Whenever the Islanders face off against the Rangers, it’s all hands on deck for one of the most sought-after […]

Continue reading …

Seventh Grader’s Essay Credits Her Community

Comments Off on Seventh Grader’s Essay Credits Her Community

Growing up in an predominately English-speaking neighborhood in the South Huntington School District, Roxanna Alvarez was quick to make friends but also quick to realize that she didn’t understand anything they were talking about. With the help of her older sister, now a senior at Walt Whitman, and her parents, who insisted she speak English, […]

Continue reading …

Huntington SEPTA Parenting Workshop

Comments Off on Huntington SEPTA Parenting Workshop

Parenting workshop to further discuss the theory and practical application of the research and work of Dr. Carol Dweck, notable motivational psychologist and author of Mindset: The New Psychology of Success.

Continue reading …

This beautiful parcel of land has been approved for subdivision.  It is located on Park Avenue across from the Huntington Jewish Center.  It is located in School District 3.   The home owners who live adjacent to the property have told us about the decades long ordeal they have endured in trying to preserve this land and protect  their quality […]

Continue reading …

Flower Hill Movie Night

Comments Off on Flower Hill Movie Night

The Flower Hill school in the Huntington School district held the 2nd annual Movie Night on Friday, November 18.  Students walked the red carpet as they entered the school to watch Rio.  The decorations and theme tied into the movie. Debbie Wilson along with other PTA volunteers did a great job of organizing the event.
While the […]

Continue reading …

The proposed Matinecock Court development will generate 155 multi-family housing units on a 14.5 acre parcel in East Northport that is currently undeveloped open space. This development equates to approximately 10.6 units per acre. The Town of Huntington Planning Board issued a Positive Declaration back in 1995 for the proposed development. When a planning board issues such declaration […]

Continue reading …

Thirty Year Battle of Matinecock Court – Part 1

Comments Off on Thirty Year Battle of Matinecock Court – Part 1

For More than 30 years there has been an ongoing and costly battle about the fate of a 14.5 acre plot of land on the corner of Elwood Road and Pulaski in East Northport.  In 1978 a not-for-profit group called Housing Help requested a change in the zoning code in order to build 162 federally subsidized housing […]

Continue reading …

Walt Whitman Takes Round One of Long Island Challenge

Comments Off on Walt Whitman Takes Round One of Long Island Challenge

Congratulations Long Island Challenge Team: Team members Joe Babinski, James Campbell, Nicholas Scover, Alyssa Vallar and Captain Kimberly Shen.

Continue reading …

Message from HUFSD Superintendent Jim Polansky

Comments Off on Message from HUFSD Superintendent Jim Polansky

Dear Huntington Students, Parents, and Community Members:
As I reflect on the first quarter of the school year, many things come to mind. To start, there was the unparalleled eagerness among students and staff as we commenced the 2011-2012 school year. It appears that the excitement continues as classes delve further into their respective […]

Continue reading …