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December 17, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Winter WEEKEND EVENTS

Friday, December 19 •Long Island Banjo Society meeting at 8 p.m. VFW Hall, 270 Trouville Rd., Copiague. For information call 516- 889-2184. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

St. Martin’s third-graders raise money to buy 30 turkeys for Outreach’s Thanksgiving food baskets

Outreach providedThanksgiving baskets for a record 249 families in our community this year. It could not have been done with out the support of the larger community including: St. More...

CHS students selected to perform All-County

Twelve students from Walter G. O’Connell Copiague High School have been selected to perform in the New York State Council of Administrators of Music Education’s annual All-County concert on Nov. 21. More...

Live Nativity presentation Dec. 21

St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Amityville is presenting The Live Nativity, an outdoor, multiscene walk through production of the complete story of the Good News. The presentation will be held Dec. 21, at 5, 6:15 and 7:30 p.m. More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

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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. THURSDAY, December 18 More...

Opinion

Let’s put credit where credit is due with regard to special tax exemptions

Over the years, we have observed school districts and municipalities as they have held hearings on approving special tax exemptions for various groups such as veterans, firefighters and the disabled. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS - by Kevin Eastwood

Full Story

Warriors finish strong at County semifinals

The clock may have ran down to zero on the Amityville boys soccer team’s 2014 campaign, but that does not take away from their success on the pitch this season. More...

March in Amityville calling for peace and justice

Approximately 450 people demonstrated in Amityville in remembrance of Eric Garner, and calling for change and justice. More...

 

People/Social

PBA hosts annual Thanksgiving luncheon for local senior citizens

The Amityville Police Benevolent Association (PBA) recently hosted its annual Thanksgiving luncheon for local senior citizens at Michelle’s Diner in North Amityville, NY. More...

Catherine Olsen of Copiague and Olivia Price of Babylon win President’s Volunteer Service Award

Assemblyman Bob Sweeney presented the President’s Volunteer Service Award to students Catherine Olsen of Copiague and Olivia Price of Babylon for their volunteer service over the past year. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Wanted to cite recent “Petacular Acts of Kindness” at Babylon Animal Shelter by people, some complete strangers, that have never visited, but who have responded to serious situations or particular pets in need. More...

Indigenous People, Early European Settlers & Immigrants

From Dixon Avenue to New Highway, it is important to preserve Albany Avenue’s place in history. It is believed a group of indigenous people at least 3,000 years ago lived here in harmony with the land and waters. More...

Obituaries

S. Noreen Butler, member of Order of St. Dominic’s, Amityville

In the quiet of the evening of Dec. 11, 2014 God called Sister Noreen Butler, a Sister of St. Dominic in Amityville. She was 82 years old and had lived her Dominican religious life for 64 years. More...

Legals - Free Access

LEGAL NOTICE

NOTICE TO BIDDERS The Village of Amityville’s Administrator/ Clerk will receive sealed proposals for: More...













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