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HARBORFIELDS Bond issue for school turf fields rejected Harborfields school district residents voted down a bond proposition Wednesday that would have paid for two synthetic turf fields at the high school.
The 15-year, $3 million bond plan was defeated by a vote of 2,075 to 429, according to the district’s website.
The proposal divided residents over whether now was the time to spend...Read more »
Target shoppers who ride the bus in Huntington can soon get a lift to the new store on Jericho Turnpike.
Town officials plan to add a bus stop at the Huntington Station store on the H20 route of the town-operated Huntington Area Rapid Transit bus system.
The town board unanimously approved entering into an agreement with the Minneapolis-based Target for the stop at a recent board meeting.
“We...Read more »
State Sen. Phil Boyle has scheduled a public hearing Wednesday on heroin and prescription drug use.
The hearing is to begin at 11 a.m. at the Suffolk County Community College in Brentwood, in the Van Nostrand Theater. Boyle (R-Bay Shore) is chairman of the Senate’s Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Committee.
According to the release, a government study shows 620,000 Americans admitted using...Read more »
This year’s changes to the town-operated HART bus system are getting tweaked in an effort to improve service and reduce waiting times.
The changes include restoration of the stop at the Huntington Square Mall on Jericho Turnpike at Larkfield Road on the H10 route; restore bus service to Depot Road and provide direct access to the new Target store on Jericho Turnpike in South Huntington. The...Read more »