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Hills Comes Home by Charese Cunningham

Saturday October 20, 2017 was unlike any other Saturday for the Hills  community.  Unseasonably warm, the air was crisp and alive with anticipation. Music filled the air.  Members of the community lined the area in front of and around our schools. Everyone was eagerly awaiting the annual homecoming parade and football game.  Colorful floats with [...]

Hills Comes Home by Charese Cunningham 2018-01-14T08:18:55+00:00

It Takes a Village – Community Leaders Plan to Give Back by Richard Haase

Since September, I’ve been fortunate to have the chance to work with some wonderful leaders throughout the Huntington township as a member of the Leadership Huntington program. Leadership Huntington has spent more than three decades connecting, developing and inspiring the next generation of leaders throughout the Huntington community. As a member of this year’s class, [...]

It Takes a Village – Community Leaders Plan to Give Back by Richard Haase 2018-01-14T08:19:46+00:00

Book Fairies Deliver BIG by Nicole Baggio

In November, the HHHTA Public Relations Committee held a week-long children’s book drive at all five elementary schools. This was done during the week of elementary parent/teacher conferences. The drive was organized to benefit The Book Fairies, a Long Island-based non-profit organization that collects and donates books to high poverty schools and community outreach programs [...]

Book Fairies Deliver BIG by Nicole Baggio 2018-01-14T08:17:17+00:00

If they try to strike us down… by Richard Haase

Fifty years ago this month, the Half Hollow Hills Teachers’ Association received its charter from the State Education Department. Starting salary was $6,900 and becoming pregnant could cost you your job. Our contract was a fraction of what it is today, and we spent the next several decades organizing our members to improve teaching conditions, [...]

If they try to strike us down… by Richard Haase 2018-01-14T08:18:21+00:00