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No. 439: On iron thrones, pepperoni pizzas, pool parties – and best efforts, wasted

  No kidding: You’ve done it again, dear reader – another five-day gauntlet run, another well-earned weekend reached. Well played. It’s Friday, Sept. 20, a good one for the young and the young at heart, marking both National Youth Day in Thailand and Germany’s Universal Children’s Day. Let’s not go there: It’s also Independence Day in South Ossetia, but that’s a whole big thing. Thought for food: And since we dropped the bun and failed…


Huntington re-ups with waste-to-energy pro Covanta

By GREGORY ZELLER // A New Jersey-based waste-to-energy innovator has extended its partnership with the Town of Huntington. Covanta Holding Corp., a global provider of waste and energy solutions, will continue operating the Huntington Resource Recovery Facility through December 2024, according to the terms of a new agreement between subsidiary Covanta Huntington and town officials. Opened in 1991, the HRRF is a solid-waste mecca for the towns of Huntington and Smithtown, processing 1,000 tons of…