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May 24, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Flyer raises flurry of controversy in ASD race

A flyer that surfaced at a Meet the Candidates Night several days before the Amityville School Board elections is being attributed, at least in part, to the loss of school board candidates Lisa Johnson, Carolyn Chikazunga and Mercedes Daniels Reed in More...

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Schools/Sports

Our Lady of Assumption host poster and essay contests

Our Lady of Assumption R.C. Church in Copiague selected five young winners for its 7th Annual Drug and Alcohol Poster Contest, and three winners for the 1st Annual Essay Contest.  More...

Copiague students recognized for safe driving skills

Walter G. O’Connell Copiague High School students Rachel Korba and Juan Miguel Gubisch have been awarded AAA’s Driver Education Award as outstanding students in their school’s driver education course. More...

FOWL BALL

Clutch hitting and pitching help Ducks salvage final game of homestand

After starting May with four straight road wins, the Ducks hoped to ride that momentum into the homestand and really begin their ascension up the Liberty Division standings. Unfortunately ,things didn’t go quite as planned. More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

Amityville Oak and John Streets 631-264-0567   More...

Obituaries

Evelyn Ashe Miller, Copiague resident, “Pioneer of Suffolk County Health Care,” contributor to Babylon civic and community activities

When she was a child, Madelyn E. Jackson’s mother told her that when a person stands out in front for justice, they are likely to be the first ones hit by bricks.  More...

Opinion

Mourning for victims of terrorism on both sides of the pond

Our hearts and our prayers, as well as those of many of our readers we are sure, go out to our cousins in Manchester, England on the terrible tragedy that struck that country. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Copiague Schools should hire best-qualified person, despite color

Dear Editor:  More...

Breaking News - 5/24/2017 5:06 PM

Schaffer hosting Safe Boating event Friday morning - Free Access

Kickoff to summer boating season

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Upset in ASD school board race by Carolyn James

Longtime School Board Trustee and former School Board President Lisa Johnson was defeated in her bid for reelection by Allie McDonough, the youngest person to ever serve on the Amityville School Board.  In the upset, first-time candidate McDonou More...

IDA meets with Village officials to discuss new housing policy

Babylon Industrial Development Agency (IDA) board members are meeting with Village officials in the Town to explain a new policy that lowers the financial threshold for renting affordable housing units in multi-family developments constructed, in par More...

Spring Weekend Events

Friday, May 26   •On Fri., May 26, at 1 p.m., the library will have Basic Conversational English. Practice, learn and become more comfortable with the use of the English language in a relaxed, informal environment. More...

 

People/Social

Amityville National Guard soldier receives new rank

Major General Anthony P. German, the adjutant general for the State of New York, announced the recent promotion of members of the New York Army National Guard in recognition of their capability for additional responsibility and leadership.  More...

Copiague student takes home top prize in Town’s Earth Day scholarship contest

Town of Babylon Deputy Supervisor Tony Martinez recently announced the winners of the 2017 Babylon Covantage EcoTech scholarships at the Town’s annual Earth Day Celebration, where 11th grader Brittany Faustin of Walter G. More...

Amityville students join Northwell STEM event

Amityville High School students were invited by Northwell Health to explore careers in the Stem Field. The Smart Scholars participated in a one-day career exploration at one of Northwell’s Health Faculties. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Dogs offer comfort and support to children who must testify in court, seriously ill kids in hospitals, reluctant young readers in library programs and children who have witnessed unspeakable horror such as the Sandy Hook School massacre.  More...

Events & Calendar

RECORD CALENDAR

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...

Leg. D'Amaro's Spring newsletter now available online

S.C. Leg. Lou D’Amaro (D-Huntington Station) has announced that his spring 2017 Legislative Watch newsletter is now available to view via computer or mobile device. More...

Amityville Historical Society fair to be held June 10th

The Amityville Historical Society’s Annual Fair will be held Sat., June 10, between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. (rain date is Sun., June 11 between noon and 4 p.m.) on the grounds of the Park Avenue Memorial Elementary School, Park Avenue, Amityville. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: SUFFOLK COUNTY WELLS FARGO BANK, N.A., AS TRUSTEE FOR CARRINGTON MORTGAGE LOAN TRUST, SERIES 2007-RFC1, ASSET- BACKED PASS THROUGH CERTIFICATES; Plaintiff(s) vs. More...













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