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Town Of Huntington And New York Blood Center Holding Blood Drive

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The Town of Huntington and the New York Blood Center are holding a Community Blood Drive in response to an emergency blood shortage Friday, January 4, from 8:00am to 3:30pm at the Town’s Community Center in the Big H Shopping Center, located at 809 New York Avenue.
 
“Please donate this life-saving gift. Local hospitals need your […]

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Northport Middle School Students Celebrate Uniqueness, Promote Inclusivity

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Students at Northport Middle School have been working together to infuse tolerance, inclusion and acceptance into the school climate. The end goal of these efforts is for the school to receive the title of No Place for Hate from the Anti-Defamation League (ADL). This holiday season, students are focusing on promoting and celebrating what makes […]

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Lupinacci, Cergol Announce HART Paratransit Trial Servicing Medical Facilities On Smithtown Side Of Commack Road

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Supervisor Chad A. Lupinacci and Councilwoman Joan Cergol are announcing a HART Paratransit Bus trial program servicing three health care facilities along the Smithtown side of Commack Road in Commack for a limited time through Tuesday February 19, 2019 to assess the feasibility of expanding service for Town of Huntington residents who frequent the medical […]

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Blood Drive On January 3rd At Temple Beth El Of Huntington

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Temple Beth El Blood Drive
sponsored by Sisterhood
Thursday, January 3rd from 2:00 to 8:00 p.m.
 
Two FREE Mets tickets for the 2019 Season to all presenting donors! 
 
We are in the midst of an emergency blood shortage and your donation will help to save lives. Our community hospitals need your help. Thank you for caring!
 

Eligibility Criteria:
 
•           Bring ID […]

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Suffolk County Executive Bellone Signs Legislation To Increase Penalties On Sale Of Electronic Cigarettes To Minors

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Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone has signed legislation into law that will strengthen penalties on tobacco retailers who are charged with unlawfully selling nicotine products, including e-cigarettes, to persons under 21 years of age. Retailers in violation of the law will now be punishable by a fine of up to $1,000 for the first violation […]

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School Superintendents And PTA Members Send Letter To Suffolk County Legislature Urging Passage Of Vaping Legislation

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Legislator Spencer’s Bill Would Restrict Flavored Vape Products Across the County

Suffolk County Superintendents, administrators and PTA members are urging bi-partisan passage of IR 2128 in the Suffolk County Legislature that would restrict the sale of flavored vapor products in Suffolk County. The bill, which has been introduced by Legislator William “Doc” Spencer, is the latest […]

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Michael Kornfeld Re-elected President of the Northeast Regional Folk Alliance

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Huntington resident Michael Kornfeld was re-elected to a third term as president of the board of directors of the Northeast Regional Folk Alliance (NERFA) during its annual conference in November in Stamford, CT. Serving a region that extends from the northern Virginia suburbs of Washington, DC to Canada’s eastern provinces, NERFA is the largest regional […]

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Health Advisory Issued For Huntington Harbor

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The Suffolk County Department of Health Services (SCDHS) has issued an advisory to take precautions before recreating in Huntington Harbor near the Huntington Sewer District Wastewater Treatment facility effluent discharge located near the head of the harbor. The advisory is being issued out of an abundance of caution following a pipe break resulting in the […]

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County Executive Bellone Reminds Residents To Obtain Influenza Immunization

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Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone and Health Commissioner Dr. James Tomarken are urging all residents to obtain this season’s flu immunization as soon as possible. Flu season runs from October through May.
 
“Influenza is a substantial public health threat, so we ask individuals to get the vaccine to protect not only themselves but also their families […]

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County Executive Bellone Announces Extended Services For Seniors During Medicare Open Enrollment

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Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone announced that the Office for the Aging will offer extended services to help seniors navigate the open enrollment process for Medicare through December 7, 2018. The Suffolk County Office for the Aging is adding four additional locations to their outreach schedule that will provide twenty additional hours for seniors to meet with counselors at local […]

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