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Letter to the Editor: Clean World Initiative

Dear Editor,

Covanta Huntington, operator of the local Energy-from-Waste (EfW) facility serving the Towns of Huntington and Smithtown, is celebrating the fifth anniversary of our Clean World Initiative (CWI) – a program developed to bring sustainability to every facet of our company’s business, including facility operations, research and development, the advancement

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The Creeping Blight of High-Density Development on Long Island

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Centerport’s $4-Million Vanderbilt Planetarium Opens to the public March 15,

Photo by Evan Reinheimer.

Konica Minolta GeminiStar III system projects an image of Saturn onto Planetarium dome. Photo by Evan Reinheimer.

The Suffolk County Vanderbilt

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High Wind Warning in Effect from 6pm Tonight

The National Weather Service has issued a high wind warning for Long Island in effect beginning at 6 p.m. Wednesday and overnight into 6 a.m. Thursday. * LOCATIONS…NEW YORK CITY METROPOLITAN AREA…LONG ISLAND AND COASTAL CONNECTICUT. * HAZARDS…DAMAGING WIND GUSTS. * WINDS…SOUTH 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH. * TIMING…STRONG WINDS THIS

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Busing, School Safety, and STEM School at Jack Abrams

Huntington School District 3 Board members kept busy during their public meeting this past Monday night, listening to presentations on school safety and security and the district’s mileage limits for the bus transportation of students.

District officials recently conducted a top-to-bottom review of security in every school building. The review utilized the services of

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All Children are Created Equal: Delegation Launches Petition for Fair Share of School Aid

After Governor Cuomo’s 2013-2014 Executive Budget proposed to redistribute school aid away from Long Island schools and redirect the funding to other districts, members of the Long Island Assembly Minority Delegation has taken a stand. The delegation has launched a petition at http://bit.ly/LISchools urging Governor Cuomo to give Long Islandstudents their fair share of school

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Grammy Award-Winning Songwriter Julie Gold Performs in Centerport, Feb. 2

Julie Gold

Julie Gold

Grammy award-winning songwriter Julie Gold graces the stage at the Congregational Church of Huntington (30 Washington Drive, Centerport) on Saturday, Feb. 2,

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Upcoming Events at The Heckscher Museum of Art in Huntington

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Celebrate Black History Month with Paul Hefner on keyboards and Tara Nova, vocals, on Free First Friday of the month (this Friday, Feb. 1), from 4:00 to

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Firefighters Save Lloyd Harbor Home

Photo by Steve Silverman.

Photo by Steve Silverman.

The Cold Spring Harbor Fire Department responded to a house fire on West Neck Road near Camel

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Melville FD Rescues Driver in Bagatelle Road Crash

 

Photo by Steve Silverman.

Photo by Steve Silverman.

The Melville Fire Department responded to a motor vehicle accident with the driver trapped after a

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