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March 29, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Town considers sex predator public protection law

Hearing on proposal to restrict where convicted offenders can live subject of public hearing next week

As the father of a three year old girl, Babylon Town Councilman Lindsay Henry said he understands the concerns of parents about protecting their children from sexual predators. More...

Special Sections

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Pets, Pets, Pets...

Last week did you see the news story about the guy holding his toddler as a decoy, caught on security camera, while stealing a Chihuahua puppy from a Sunrise Hwy. pet store? 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 Diet Center in Amityville a quiet, restorative place

When stepping into the new Diet Center in Amityville, you can almost forget where you are. More...

Kiwanis Club offering AMHS Achievement Awards

The Kiwanis Club of Amityville will be offering its Annual High School Achievement Awards to seniors residing in the Amityville School District who meet the following criteria: scholar, athlete, Key Club member or vocational/technological student. More...

Drama continues over last year's high school production

ATA and ASD at odds over what grievance was seeking

The Amityville Teachers Association (ATA) filed a grievance against the Amityville Schools, asking that the district reimburse its members for more than $13,000 in expenses, including teachers stipends, that they incurred in producing a community pla More...

Got a Mailbox?

As part of the 14th annual national effort to collect food for the hungry, the Long Island National Association of Letter Carriers and the U.S. More...

 

Schools/Sports

St. William students raise funds for St. Jude Children's Hospital

Students at St. William the Abbot in Seaford raised $4,807.87 this year for St. Jude Children%27s Research Hospital. The money was raised through participation in the hospital%27s "Math-A-Thon" which is an educationally-based fund raising program. More...

DAR history contest winners

The Gilbert Potter Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution held a history contest recently. More...

Miles Middle School students entertain residents of Broadlawn Manor

On March 17, St. Patrick's Day, under the direction of Roxanne Tannenbaum, the sixth grade chorus of Edmund W. Miles Middle School in Amityville entertained the residents of Broadlawn Manor Nursing Home. More...

Obituaries

Stella Oliveri, longtime resident and Amityville School District employee

Longtime Amityville resident Stella Oliveri worked in the lunchroom for the Amity school district for 25 years until her retirement. She was active locally in both the St. Martin of Tours R.C. More...

Opinion

Local lawmakers shouldn't have to pick up slack for state's inaction

Sometimes when you face the challenge of crossing a large body of water, all you can do is swim or row. More...

PICTURE PERFECT

The promise of spring was in the air as the weather was just "ducky" this week. Many took the opportunity to head outside. More...

Mandates, despite their merits, place a heavy burden on local taxpayers

Childhood songs and jingles often stay with us long into adulthood and remind us of times which often seem better than those in which we currently live. More...













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