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March 22, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Amityville Village sets hearing to change zoning limiting auto service uses

All new auto-service uses permitted under the B2 zoning in Amityville Village will be eliminated if a proposed code change that will be the subject of a public hearing March 27 is approved. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets...

"Flushing Out Vivi" or "The Wayward Whippet Part 2" More...

Events & Calendar

Record CALENDAR OF EVENTS

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

Chinese auction March 26

A Chinese auction, sponsored by the Long Island Veterans Association, will be held at Temple Sinai, 270 Clocks Blvd., Massapequa, Sunday, March 26, 6 p.m. with doors opening 6 p.m. Admission is $5 and extra cards are $1. More...

Arthritis support for senior citizens

An arthritis support group tailored for the needs of senior citizens, sponsored by the Arthritis Foundation, will meet Thursday, April 6, 12:30 to 2 p.m. at the West Islip Senior Citizen Center, 90 Higbie Ln. More...

Opinion

More than 30 years later, FOI laws still protecting the public's rights

There is no doubt that a cost is incurred by government agencies when they must locate, review and make records available following requests made under the Freedom of Information Law ("FOIL"). More...

Original purpose of Universal Service Fee should be protected

Dear Editor: While every school district on Long Island struggles with putting together a budget with either no increase or very little increase, I have an idea where we can find some money: The Universal Service Fee More...

Copiague business students make their mark

Members of the Walter G. O%27Connell Copiague High School Distributive Education Club of America (D.E.C.A) recently competed at the D.E.C.A. Regional Competition. The Copiague D.E.C.A. More...

Amityville Village firefighters battle blaze at local laundromat

Amityville Village firefighters confronted heavy smoke conditions when they responded to a fire at a laundromat on March 5. More...

Attention Amityville Parents

COMPASS is sponsoring a meeting on March 23, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Northwest Elementary School, 450 County Line Rd., Amityville. The topic will be the prevention of drug/alcohol and gambling addictions: A meeting to help you understand your youth. More...

 

People/Social

Public relations Professionals of L.I. to offer scholarships

Calling all public relations college students! Public Relations Professionals of Long Island (PRPLI) invites student interns to apply for a scholarship to further their studies in public relations. 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...

Amityville Cub Scout Pack 2 to hold recruitment night

Amityville Cub Scout Pack 2, sponsored by the First United Methodist Church, welcomes you to see their display celebrating Scouting Month at the Amityville Historical Society Center, Broadway and North Ireland Place. More...

Obituaries

Donald Greiner, longtime Amityville resident

Donald L. Greiner, who lived on Matthew Drive in Amityville for 40 years, died March 3, 2006 at New Island Hospital in Bethpage. He was 74 years old. More...

John Knowles, NYS Immigration Inspector, Air Force Veteran

Until his retirement, John Knowles of Amityville worked as an Immigration Criminal Inspector for the Immigration and Naturalization Service in New York City for more than 20 years. More...

Edward Bennett, 64, of Copiague Mortgage Broker

Edward Bennett worked out of his Bay Drive home as a mortgage banker for about 15 years after his retirement from the New York Stock Exchange. More...

Poll

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












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