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We recently questioned why another local newspaper spent 4 weeks investigating $1300 in expenses.  These are some expenses and other uses of public money that we feel are important for tax payers to know more about.  We are investigating several of them and we encourage other media and tax payers to do the same.
Had Stu Besen […]

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HART Bus – Worth the money?

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The Town of Huntington 2011 Adopted Budget says there were 251,350 riders of HART Bus in 2010 and the 2012 Preliminary Budget says there are expected to be 240,000 this year. So if each rider goes round trip HART Bus is serving about 500 distinct riders a day. The budget for HART Bus (pg. 136) […]

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Gene Cook (Rep, Con, Ind) running for Town Board

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Several weeks ago, another local newspaper ran a story questioning Huntington Bay Mayor Herb Morrow about $1300 worth of expenses.   While we encourage all expenses of public money to be questioned and investigated, we wonder why the facts surrounding these expenses was not published.  After an investigation into this $1300 of expenses, we encourage our readers […]

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During the past several weeks I have received several mailings related to the candidates in the 18 Legislative District of Suffolk of which I have been a resident for the past 8 years.  If I hadn’t been following the race closely I would think that Candidate Spencer was running for a seat on the Board […]

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If you read the current online commentary on various news and social media sites you will see the mention of the phrase “Dr. Density” in regard to Dr. Spencer who is running for Suffolk County Legislature for the 18th District.We wanted to clarify what this phrase means and explain why some are using it.
Shortly after […]

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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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(You knew it was coming, didn’t you?)
Susan Berland for holding a press conference called “Adopt A Hydrant”.  We received an anonymous tip that this was coming, but we thought it was a joke and never followed up on it.  Much to our surprise, The Huntingtonian was not invited to the press conference or given the press release.
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Frank Petrone for directing Ken Lindahl to send around a very detailed letter reminding folks that their lawn signs may be confiscated if they don’t follow the letter of the law regarding political signs.  We find this ironic especially during an election season where the lack of code enforcement in our town is a hot button issue.  […]

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For those that do not have cablevision here is the debate of Black vs Spencer for 18th District, Suffolk County.
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