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March 15, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

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Schools/Sports

Copiague elementary students spread Valentine cheer at Broadlawn Manor

The fifth-grade students in Mary Nolan%27s class at Great Neck Road Elementary School in Copiague recently made Valentine%27s Day cards and collected gently used stuffed animals to donate to the senior citizens at Broadlawn Manor in Amityville. More...

Copiague Wins First Suffolk Title

What a weekend it was for the Copiague boys varsity basketball team. First they brought home Copiague%27s first Suffolk boys basketball championship. Then, two days later they won the Suffolk boys overall championship. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets...

Cats may own the Fountain of Youth. They are masters at disguising their age. So much so, that vets have trouble estimating how old stray cats are. There are only a few times in a feline%27s life when age is relatively easy to pinpoint. More...

Pets of the Week

by looking for wear or tartar build-up. This takes an experienced eye because some cats just have better teeth. More...

Obituaries

Marian Myra: Copiague resident, former Moose Lodge member

For more than 40 years, Marian O. Myra was a proud, active member of the Moose Lodge in Lindenhurst where she reached the highest degree, College of Regents, according to her husband. More...

Opinion

The US Coast Guard now needs the public's help

For generations, The United States Coast Guard and the Coast Guard Auxiliary have been our security along our shore lines. More...

Full Story

Oyster Bay Should deny Berman zoning change

Dear Editor, I was at the January 24, 2006 meeting of the Town of Oyster Bay when the hearing for the proposed zoning change requested by Engel Burman Group for the property located on Sunrise Highway in Massapequa bordering County Line Road. More...

Amityville and Copiague libraries set budget hearings; votes

Library taxes for the coming year will be going down next year under a proposed spending plan that will be presented to Amityville School/Library District voters March 30, 7:30 p.m. in the library. More...

Copiague Wins First Suffolk Title

What a weekend it was for the Copiague boys varsity basketball team. First they brought home Copiague%27s first Suffolk boys basketball championship. Then, two days later they won the Suffolk boys overall championship. More...

Amityville Woman's Club to host fashion show to benefit women, children

The Amityville Woman%27s club will host a luncheon and fashion show by Dress Barn of Babylon, Wednesday, April 12, 11:30 a.m. at the Southward Ho Country Club, Bay Shore. More...

 

People/Social

US Coast Guard privatizes beacon atop lighthouse

State Senator Owen H. Johnson (4th Senate District, Babylon), Chairman of the Finance Committee, was on hand for the formal signing of the agreement with the US Coast Guard to privatize the rotating beacon atop the Fire Island Lighthouse. More...

Amity Rotary honors Early Act Club

The Amityville Rotary Club honored the Early Act Club for its efforts in raising money from its Valentine%27s Day dance. More...

St Rose of Lima Home School Association to hold fashion show

The Home School Association of St. Rose of Lima School in Massapequa will be hosting its annual fashion show this year on April 6 at Chateau Le Mer, 845 South Wellwood Ave., Lindenhurst, 7 to 11 p.m. More...

Library

At the Library...

Copiague 50 Deauville Blvd. 631-691-1111 The Library is offering an overnight trip to Philadelphia, Saturday, April 29, 7 a.m. to Sunday, April 30, departing Philadelphia 3 p.m. More...

Events & Calendar

Record CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: More...

The New York Exceptions entertain Library patrons

Shown in the photo are The New York Exceptions who entertained a More...

Dinner held to benefit Operation Phone Home

On Sunday, February 19 Amityville Masonic Lodge No.977 and Amityville OES Chapter No.700, located at 14 Avon Place, Amityville, co-hosted a spaghetti dinner to benefit Operation Phone Home, which distributes phone cards to servicemen and servicewomen More...

Poll

Should President Barack Obama grant amnesty to illegal immigrants through a Presidential executive order?












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