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REMANDED INMATES DOWN 64% SINCE JANUARY 1, 2020

New York State’s new bail reform law took full effect on January 1, 2020. Defendants who once would have been remanded to county jails on bail for misdemeanors and some felony charges are now required by this law to be released on their own recognizance from court.
In Suffolk County, from January 1 to January 20, 2020, […]

Social Security Office Renovations Melville – Postponed Until March 9, 2020

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The elevator repair at the Social Security office in Melville, NY has been postponed until March 9, 2020.  I previously notified you that the repair would begin January 20.  The office serves the residents of Bay Hills, Baycrest, Beech Croft,Brentwood, Centerport, Cold Spring Harbor, Commack, Deer Park, Dix Hills, East Northport, Edgewood, Elwood, Farmingdale, Greenlawn, […]

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Trial Conference To Start Tomorrow Thursday January 23, 2020 for Sexual Assault and Other Allegations Against Huntington’s Town Supervisor Chad Lupinacci

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On a 12/5/17 business trip to Albany, Brian Finnegan was made to share a hotel room with then Assembly man Chad Lupinacci of NYS 10th District, which happened on several business trips. Finnegan states that Lupinacci insisted he join him at several bars and join him for drinks, which he did not want.
While Finnegan was […]

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Trial Update This Week, Brian T. Finnegan VS Chad Lupinacci – Town of Huntington Supervisor

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The complaint of Brian T. Finnegan VS Chad Lupinacci, which was filed for State Supreme Court on 12/04/2018, will be going to trial January 10, 2020.
The summary of the alleged civil trial according to the Supreme Courts calendar on Thursday January 23, 2020, because of an adjournment dated January 10, 2020 complaint is as follows:
Finnegan alleges […]

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Huntington Invests $1.3 Million in Open Space, Adds New Free Metered Parking Days

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At its January 13, 2020 meeting, the Huntington Town Board approved the allocation of $1.3 million from the Environmental Open Space & Park Fund (EOSPA), added free metered parking on four additional federal holidays and scheduled public hearings for the February 11, 2020 meeting at 7:00 PM.
 
The Town Board approved disbursing EOSPA Park Improvement and […]

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SUFFOLK COUNTY EXECUTIVE BELLONE ANNOUNCES 2020 PARKS PERMITS (New Taxes) ARE NOW AVAILABLE AT SELECT SUFFOLK COUNTY FACILITIES

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Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone today announced that permits for a variety of outdoor activities at Suffolk County Parks are now available for purchase at parks locations across the County.  Permits are required for activities such as horseback riding, camping, night fishing, outer beach access and more.
“After another year of increased attendance across all of […]

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Suffolk County Executive Bellone Reduces Annual Salary For Ninth Straight Year

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County Executive to Reduce His Pay Below Legal Salary by $40,000 During Third Term, Saving Approximately $340,000 for Taxpayers Over Tenure
 
Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone announced that he would voluntarily return $40,000 in salary to taxpayers over the next four years. The County Executive announced that he would take a pay cut of $10,000 in […]

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Lupinacci Reserves Parking Lot for Visitors Paying Taxes, Reminds Residents They Can Avoid Lines

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Supervisor Chad A. Lupinacci is reserving a portion of the municipal parking lot at Huntington Town Hall for people making tax payments and is reminding residents how to avoid long lines.

“We are expecting higher numbers than usual due to the tax warrants being delayed by the county this year, so are doing what we can […]

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Former Westhampton BOMARC Missile Base Being Considered as a Potential New York State Superfund Site

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Suffolk County Health Commissioner Dr. James Tomarken announced today that Suffolk County was informed on

December 5, 2019 by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation that the former BOMARC Missile Base is being considered as a potential inactive hazardous waste disposal site, known more commonly as a New York State “superfund” site. The property, […]

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Town Of Huntington Inaugural Ceremony To Take Place On January 6, 2020

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The Town of Huntington will hold its 2020 Inaugural Ceremony for the swearing-in of Eugene Cook, Councilman, third 4-year term; Joan Cergol, Councilwoman, first 4-year term; Andrew P. Raia, Town Clerk, first 4-year term; and Jillian Guthman, Receiver of Taxes, first 4-year term, on Monday, January 6, 2020 at 7:00 PM at Huntington High School, […]

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