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2nd Annual Huntington Holiday Parade and Festival

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Last year, an estimated 5,000 people packed Huntington Village for the parade. This year’s parade promises to be even more spectacular, with floats from 35 to 40 participants, including Fire Departments, community groups and businesses. There will be horse-drawn cart rides, hot chocolate and cookies, and Santa and Mrs. Claus. Prizes will be given for […]

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Shop Local to Support Small Business

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The Town of Huntington and the Huntington Chamber of Commerce proudly sponsor the first ever town-wide Small Business Saturday. Small Business Saturday follows the busiest shopping day of the year, known as Black Friday.
It is our intention to assist small businesses, within our area by bringing shoppers ‘back into the storefront,’ in order to stimulate […]

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Huntington Public Library – Programs for Kids

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Gobble, Gobble Cupcakes
Wednesday, November 16
4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Youth Program Room, Main Street Library
Decorate adorable turkey cupcakes with cream, candycorn, oreo crumbs, and other yummy decorations.
Afternoon at the Movies
Cars 2 (rated G, 106 min)
Friday, November 25
2:00 pm
Station Community Room
Star racecar lightning McQueen and the incomparable tow truck Mater take their friendship on the road from […]

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Firefighters, EMS, Hold LIRR Emergency Response Drill

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The Huntington Manor Fire Department and Huntington Community First Aid Squad recently held an Emergency Response – MCI (Mass Casualty Incident) Drill simulating the collision of an LIRR train and a vehicle with multiple injured patients. The training exercise was held at a railroad siding near the squad’s facility on Railroad Street in Huntington Station.  Assisting agencies […]

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Daniel Kissam House – Apple Festival, October 16

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The Huntington Historical Society presents the Apple Festival:
Daniel Kissam House
434 Park Avenue, Huntington
Sunday, October 16, 12pm – 4pm
Admission is free
Apple specialities, Haunted Barn, Old Fashioned Games, Scare Crow Making,
Historic Craft Demonstrations, Story Telling
Tours of the Kissam House

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Assemblyman Jim Conte (R,I,C,WF-Huntington Station) today joined members of the Huntington Manor Fire Department, relatives, and friends to honor volunteer firefighter Richard Holtz during a ceremony at the New York State Fallen Firefighters Memorial on Albany’s Empire State Plaza. Richard, who died tragically in 2009 in the line of duty after responding to a pre-dawn […]

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Huntington Manor FD Mourns Ex-Chief Charles Hoffmann

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Photo above left: Charlie Hoffmann, second from left, is pictured with the Assistant Chiefs at his installation into office as Chief of the Huntington Manor Fire Department in 2000. From left are Mike Pastore, Charles Hoffmann, John Glidden, and Peter Nelson. Chief Nelson, also a New York City firefighter with Rescue Company No. 4, was […]

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Note: Normally, the Huntingtonian provides very specific details in our stories.  In this story, we make reference to homeless shelters, sober houses, and other homes that are owned by the Town.  Because of the delicate nature of the situation and because children are involved, we have decided not to release the addresses of these dwellings.  […]

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Two Men Honored For 50 Years Of Service

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We asked Frank what he felt his most memorable moments were during his 50 years. Frank stated ” that going to fires and helping to put out those fires to help people” is his fondest memory. Frank has so many good memories about his service to the Huntington Fire Department over 50 plus years.
Douglas Marchi […]

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The closing of the Jack Abrams school can be directly tied to decades of discriminatory housing practices in the Town of Huntington. These housing practices can be traced back to prior to the destruction that is referred to as “Urban Renewal” and continues all the way through to the most recent Town Council meetings.
In 1969, […]

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