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November 26, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Copiague Schools back to drawing board after bond proposal fails

Following the defeat of the district’s $69 million bond issue, the Copiague School Board met last week to listen to the community and work out a strategy of how it would move forward. More...

Superintendent’s Report

•On Mon., Nov. 3, school improvement experts Dr. John Hodge and Dr. Harvey Perkins of the Urban Center for Learning and Leadership were in our District with their team to conduct a diagnostic assessment at each of our schools. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Copiague School District recognizes years of dedicated service to the district

Continuing its tradition of recognizing years of dedicated service to the district, the Copiague School District honored staff members who have served the school district for 20, 25, 30 and 35 years. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

It’s time to reflect on my many blessings within the pet realm. Here is the short list: More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

AmityvilleOak and John Streets631-264-0567 More...

Obituaries

Deborah A. Fox, Amityville Village resident, insurance broker

Deborah A. Fox, an Amityville Village resident and insurance broker, died Oct. 23, 2014 after a brief struggle against cancer. She was 54 years old. Her family described her as a warm, funny woman who loved to play golf and travel. More...

Opinion

Leave the leaves alone

I watch with intrigue as landscapers work feverishly to gather every fallen leaf on their customers’ lawns and from theirflower beds, even as the leaves continue to cascade down from trees not quite ready to bare their all. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

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Levy commentary opposed to his actions in office

Dear Editor: More...

Program to keep meds out of local waterways unveiled for LI by King Kullen and United Water

An Island-wide consumer program to promote the safe disposal of medications was unveiled two weeks ago. More...

Fall WEEKEND EVENTS

Saturday, November 29 •Small Shop Saturday in Amityville a holiday fair featuring local vendors, activities for the kids and holiday refreshments. More...

 

People/Social

Concern for Independent Living opens Liberty Village for homeless veterans

Elected officials and leaders joined in North Amityville for the ribbon cutting of Liberty Village, a program which provides housing for homeless veterans. More...

AWC presents comprehensive health program for seniors

On Oct. 14, the Amityville Woman’s Club hosted Mindy Giambalvo, a registered nurse working for the Suffolk County Department of Health Services. More...

AWC recently celebrates opening tea

The Amityville Woman’s Club celebrated its opening tea at the home of Joyce Sabella on Sept. 23. It was a high tea overlooking the water and boats and there were games along with a hat contest with prices. 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. FRIDAY, November 28 More...

Circle of Love Ministry Worldwide offering Thanksgiving dinner

OnThanksgiving Day,Thurs., Nov. 27, the Circle of Love Ministry Worldwide will be servingThanksgiving dinner between noon and 2 p.m. All are welcome. In addition, they will deliver meals that day to the homebound in the township of Babylon. More...

Get in the spirit at Our Lady of Consolation’s Christmas family festival December 14

On Sun., Dec. 14, Our Lady of Consolation will host its annual Christmas family festival.This fundraising event will be held at Timber Point Country Club, 150 River Rd., Great River, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE TO BIDDERSThe TOWN OF BABYLONCommissioner of GeneralServices will receivesealed proposals forBID#14G89LANDSCAPE EQUIPMENT: PARTS AND/ORREPAIR OFBID #14G90RETREAD TIRES; RINGTREAD ® OR EQUALBID #14G91UNIFORM CLEANINGSERVICESuntil 10:00 a.m. More...

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