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August 13, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Two Amityville School teachers hired to write new math curriculum

A team comprised of about 50 mathematicians, math consultants, math specialists and classroom math teachers nationwide were hired to write the new Common Core Math Curriculum. The team consists of two Park Avenue Memorial Elementary School teachers. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

About 20 years ago I called a retired K-9 police officer in Florida to talk to him about his Standard Schnauzer, a top explosives dog who had been re-trained to sniff out deadly melanoma in people. More...

A reporter’s walk along Albany Avenue

Part I Let’s walk up Albany Avenue with the Brooklyn Eagle newspaper reporter, who wrote the article that appeared on Feb. 2, 1879 on page 4. More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

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Obituaries

Joseph Roach of Copiague, WWII veteran and grandfather of 29

Joseph Roach, a veteran of the U.S. Navy who served during World War II, was among a group of veterans who took an “Honor Flight” to Washington D.C. two years ago. More...

Opinion

Hatred has blinded the world to what is really happening in the Middle East

Israel is a half a world away, but the unfolding of a violent history there, over and over again, has taken its toll on the senses and the hearts of peace and freedom-loving people. More...

The sound of music makes summer sweeter

We attended the outdoor concert in Babylon Village Aug. 1 and listened to the wonderful entertainment provided by Massapequa’s Tony Ventieri whose band, Piece of the Rock, put on a great performance. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

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Breaking News - 8/13/2014 3:06 PM

Amityville man among those arrested for operating major heroin ring - Free Access

DA announced arrests yesterday
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Two men, including one from Amityville, were identified by the Suffolk County District Attorney’s office as “major drug traffickers” operating a sophisticated heroin ring on Long Island. S.C. More...

Village Board considers rezoning application for Brunswick Hospital site

Amityville Village conducted a public hearing to consider a zoning change for the Brunswick Hospital property. More...

Longtime Amityville crossing guard hangs up her stop sign

Each school day for 27 years, Kathy Darmanin has stood at the intersection of Merrick Road and Richmond Avenue safely escorting children across the street. More...

WEEKEND EVENTS

Friday, August 15 •Teen Movie Ender’s Game from 5-7 p.m. at the Copiague library 50 Deauville Blvd. 631-691-1111. • Teen candy clay that you can eat from 7:30- 8:30 p.m. at the Copiague library, 50 Deauville Blvd., 631-691- 1111. More...

 

People/Social

Copiague’s top students attending top colleges

Walter G. More...

County honors EWMMS 21st Century Tolerance Club

The 21st Century BEST Program Tolerance and Acceptance Club at Edmund W. More...

Please meet the 2014 local scholars

•Diane Lam, of Amityville, was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Binghamton University, Binghamton, New York. More...

Events & Calendar

This week’s Calendar of Events

The following is a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week. Readers should know that meetings are subject to change without notice. More...

Good Samaritan Hospital hosts free screening ofThe InvisibleThreat

Good Samaritan Hospital is hosting the Long Island premiere of an eye-opening documentary, The Invisible Threat on Wed., Aug. 20, 7 p.m. at the West Islip Fire Department, 309 Union Blvd. More...

Tanger concert featuring Bridgit Mendler coming August 16th

Tanger Outlets - The Arches in Deer Park is kicking off the back-to-school shopping season in style by partnering with singer, actress and Disney star Bridgit Mendler for a free outdoor concert. More...

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Public Notices

Your right to know

INDEX NO.: 060315/2014File Date: 7/9/2014SUPPLEMENTALSUMMONSMORTGAGEDPREMISES:19 WINCHESTER DR.,LINDENHURST, NY11757DSBL #: 100-128-3-18Plaintiff designates SuffolkCounty as the place of trial;venue is based upon thecounty in which the mortgaged prem More...













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