Town Clerk Secures Six-Figure Grant

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Smithtown Town Clerk, Vinny Puleo is awarded a Shared Services Grant for Department Consolidation By Glenn Rohrbacker Smithtown Town Clerk and Nesconset Fire Commissioner Vinny Puleo was awarded a grant, over $129,000, for the consolidation of services that are projected to save money for the town. The shared services program is growing to be a statewide

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Annual Joseph P. Dwyer Veterans and Family Day

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By Glenn Rohrbacker Local and federal representatives hosted the fourth annual Joseph P. Dwyer Veterans and Family Day of Wellness, which provides a setting for local veterans and their family members dealing with post-service transition issues to participate in wellness related activities and learn about the Joseph P. Dwyer Peer-to-Peer Program. “We have no greater obligation

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Lawzie Marigold Foundation Awards Annual Scholarship

Lawzie Marigold Foundation

The Lawzie Marigold Foundation has awarded its second annual scholarship to Smithtown High School West graduating senior, Jessica Kruszewski. The foundation was originally established last year, by the Baruch family and a group of friends who wanted to honor Lauren Baruch in a way that represented her spirit and nature.  Lauren Baruch graduated from Smithtown

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Chorus Line Rallies for One of Their Own

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Chorus Line Dance Studio Rallies for The Unbreakable Dancer Who has Inspired a Movement One very special Dance student touched her peers and a packed house during an unforgettable finale at the annual Chorus Line Dance Studio recital. On Sunday May 28th, 11 year old Delaney Unger was presented with a $15,000 check on stage at

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Suffolk County Honors Armed Forces

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Suffolk County officials and members of the community gathered en masse on Saturday morning, at the H. Lee Dennison Building in Hauppauge, to honor our Men and Women who serve in our Armed Forces. Over 200 local veterans and residents were in attendance. Veterans who served dating back to World War II stood proud with

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Patriotic Fun Color Run

9/11 first responders Patriotic Fun Color Run

Nesconset Chamber of Commerce and 9/11 First Responders Remembered Memorial Park Present the Patriotic Fun Color Run There’s still time to register for the most fun the whole family can have on two feet, for a heroic cause. Don’t miss out on the 9/11 First Responders Remembered Patriot Run, a Three mile run/walk “color run”

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National Merit Scholarship Awarded to Smithtown Seniors

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National Merit Scholarship Presented to  Sanjana Eranki and Samantha Catalano, Two Smithtown High School Seniors Two Smithtown students have named National Merit Scholarships. Smithtown High School East senior Sanjana Eranki and Samantha Catalano, a senior at SHS West were picked for the scholarship out of some 15,000 finalists.  Both Merit Scholarship students were selected based

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School District Board and Budget Results

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The Smithtown Central School District Board and Budget results for the 2017-18 School year are in! The people of Smithtown voted to approve the budget by a vote of 2421 to 693. In addition to the budget passing, the Smithtown Smithtown Board of Education will have a new member. Half Hollow Hills teacher Matthew Gribbin,

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History of Mother’s Day

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Happy Mother’s Day Smithtown Mothers By: Tricia Chiarelli, Intern and Maureen Rossi As Mother’s Day closes in, tensions have been ratcheting up in a major way with the dictator of North Korea; missiles, test missiles and nuclear threat.   Add in the mother of all bombs being dropped in Afghanistan by the U.S.A. and the ghoulish civil

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Find Dinah the Perfect Home

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We interrupt your regularly scheduled broadcast for an urgent message… Smithtown Today is launching a full scale effort to help find Dinah the perfect home. Dinah has been residing at the Smithtown Animal Shelter since 2014 and it’s about time to find this sweet little girl a home that is just right for her. Animal lover

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