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April 19, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Breaking News - 4/20/2017 11:57 AM

LIRR historian to speak Sunday - Free Access

Author and historian Dave Morrison will be giving a lecture, 2-3 p.m. More...

Local library vote results

•In Amityville, the library’s $2.74 million budget was approved 139-33. A home assessed at $4,000 in Babylon will pay an estimated $374.96 a year for library services, an increase of $2.60 a year. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

CSD honors outstanding students

Copiague School District administrators and the Board of Education honored the outstanding achievements of students throughout the district during the Student Recognition Awards on Feb. 13 at Copiague Middle School.  More...

Family fitness night in CSD

Students and their families at Great Neck Road Elementary School in the Copiague School District showed off their fitness skills during a family fitness night on March 9.  More...

Top-three Copiague Middle School students awarded for Pi memory challenge

In observance of Pi Day, students in Melody Cesare’s math classes at Copiague Middle School participated in a celebration of the mathematical constant.  More...

Library

AT YOUR LIBRARY THIS WEEK

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

Obituaries

Constance Cava, former Copiague resident, teacher and homemaker, at 95

Constance M. Cava, a former longtime resident of Copiague who immigrated to the United States following World War II, died March 10, 2017. Her family will remember her for her warm and joyful presence. She was 95 years old. More...

Opinion

I purchased a renewed faith in people for a ten spot

Sometimes we can get caught up in the fear of being wrong or taken advantage of. And when we do, we can miss the chance to do the right thing. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Media outlets should not overlook good news in their coverage

Dear Editor: With all of the depressing news from the left wing media, it has come to the point of nothing less than depressing. More...

Breaking News - 11:09 AM

Amityville Village hosts annual Easter Egg hunt - Free Access

Amityville Village hosted its annual 2017 Easter Egg Hunt at Peterkin Park. Families were out in force to take part in the event and were greeted by none other than The Easter Bunny!Photos by Joe Turner More...

Breaking News - 4/21/2017 5:08 PM

ASD gives tenure to teachers - Free Access

The Amityville Board of Education awarded tenure to 13 staff members at its monthly meeting on April 19. Three administrators received tenure including Edward Plaia, principal of Edmund W. More...

Crown Castle compromise

The Amityville Village Board approved installation of equipment at seven locations in the Village, agreeing to work with the company, Crown Castle, to reach a final decision on the location of two other devices that will require the installation of n More...

Spring Weekend Events

Friday, April 21   •On Fri., April 21, at 4 p.m., the library will have Art with Shirley: Hedgehog Book. It’s Library Month and we’re upcycling old materials into this fun prickly animal. More...

 

People/Social

AMHS valedictorian honored by Village Board

Esteben Idrovo, the son of Rene and Cinthia Idrovo of Amityville, was recently recognized by the Amityville Village Board for his achievement in being named valedictorian for the Amityville Memorial High School Class of 2017. More...

AHS hosts art show

The Amityville Historical Society held its annual Spring Art Show March 26 at the Lauder Museum, 170 Broadway, Amityville.  More...

Former Amityville resident continues to make music in the Sunshine State

Bruce Jenney, a former resident of Amityville, released his new self-recorded contemporary jazz album, The Smooth Sides of Standards, to breathe new life into old classics.  More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Dogs are man’s best friend. Owning a dog may make us healthier too. This week’s “Pets” is a list of “flash facts” about dogs providing health benefits. 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 alerts residents of Spring 2017 senior advocate schedules

Legislator Lou D’Amaro (D-Huntington Station) is alerting local residents about the Suffolk County Office for the Aging Babylon and Huntington Spring 2017 Senior Advocate Schedules.  More...

Bereavement services offered

Good Shepherd Hospice Bereavement Services are free and opened to anyone in the community who has experienced a loss through death.  Upcoming bereavement support groups, led by a bereavement specialist, include:  •Spousal/partner loss More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

LEGAL NOTICE TO THE TAXPAYERS OF THE COPIAGUE FIRE DISTRICT: NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that a resolution was duly adopted by the Board of Fire Commissioners of the COPIAGUE FIRE DISTRICT, Town of Babylon, County More...













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