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November 4, 2004 RSS feed / Front Page

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Events & Calendar


The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week:
THURSDAY, November 4
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How the school security study was planned and carried out

The front page story this week outlining the findings of a review of security at the schools in our readership area shows that the safety of our children is very much in the forefront of concerns by educators and those who care for our children. More...

Public Commentary

Reader: Stew Leonard proposal is a safety problem

I agree with the title of your October 13 editorial. Yes, the New York State DOT does have an ulterior motive in its curb cut denial for Stew Leonards. More...

Centralized school systems are historically unsuccessful

In the 1950s and 1960s many parents left new York City because City schools were not providing a good education for our children and things were getting worse as time went by. More...


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People in the ...

Patrick Kowalski to
participate in JrNYLC

Patrick Kowalski, of Amityville, will join 200 middle school students from throughout the United States at the Junior National Young Leaders Conference (JrNYLC) from November 13 to November 18 in Washington, D.C. More...


Babylon’s Anthony Turco, professional actor

You might remember Anthony Turco as a school principal in one of the American Express commercials with comedian Jerry Seinfeld or in the movie "Quick Change" with comedic actor Bill Murray. More...

Brendan Mullins of Copiague

Brendan Mullins, of Copiague, died September 30, 2004. More...

Marjorie Strang of Amityville

Marjorie Strang, of Amityville and formerly of Wantagh, died October 8, 2004. She was 94 years old. More...

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