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Don Pius & Town Hall

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Don Pius is one of the most notorious landlords in Huntington.  The history of Donald Pius in the Town of Huntington and specifically Huntington Station is a very involved story.  Over the past several decades Pius has made a fortune at the expense of his tenants and the tax payers.  The actual cost of Don Pius’ mismanagement […]

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Annual Town Ethics Board Meeting

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This public hearing is held once a year.  The annual meeting will be held on Monday, March 19, 2012 at 6:00 pm at Town hall, 100 Main Street.
The purpose of the Board of Ethics and Financial Disclosure is to carry out the duties assigned to it by the Code of Ethics of the Town of Huntington […]

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We recently challenged the Huntington Housing Authority in regards to Chapter 40 of the Town Code.  We were trying to determine if they were complying with the law.  After many attempts to ascertain the facts the attorney for the HHA acknowledged that they were not complying with the law and they did not intend to.  The law […]

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Congressional Redistricting 101

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The number of Congressional districts in New York is being reduced by 2 seats to 27 as a result of the 2010 Census. NY lawmakers were unable to agree on new Congressional districts so the leaders of the Legislature made separate proposals to a magistrate appointed by a panel of federal judges.

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Story update

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Town Board Public Hearing on Huntington Station Property Acquisition scheduled for March 13th.
The Huntington Town Board has scheduled a public hearing for March 13th, 2012 regarding acquiring 12 Academy Place (known as the Merksamer property) in Huntington Station. According to the Town website, the property in question is 1.06 acres and is contiguous to Gateway […]

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This is the Brownfield Report that we spoke of in the article Station Lied to Again.  We strongly recommend that you read the entire report.  We believe that Mr. Petrone and at least several members of the Town Council intend to move forward with these ideas.  The Huntingtonian received unconfirmed information that additional public funds […]

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Station Lied To Again?

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This story was originally published in February. We are runnning it again because it relates to what will be discussed at the March 27th Brownfield meeting to be held at Tri-CYA in Huntington Station at 7:00 pm.

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Three Armed Men Rob Huntington Station Deli, local residents claim the deli is known for illegal activity.
Chapi Deli and Grocery at 139 West Hills Road, Huntington Station was robbed early Thursday morning.  According to police, at approximately 5:40 a.m. on January 26th, the deli was robbed and the safe was taken.
According to sources in the neighborhood and several […]

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It all started several months ago in Senator Marcellino’s office when the leadership of the Greater Huntington Civic Group asked for a meeting to address the real issues in Huntington Station.  After going round in circles about what couldn’t be done to hold unscrupulous landlords accountable the group finally hit on something that just might work.   […]

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