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August 3, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Former resident Harold Atwood celebrates his 100th Birthday

William Atwood, now living in City of Penny Farms, Florida, has had a very long and interesting life, but at times he endured severe tragedies. Not withstanding early hardships, he learned from his setbacks to carry on and overcome misfortune. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Northeast Elementary Pre-K students graduate

In just ten short months, shyness and uncertainty had been replaced with a new sense of awareness and self-confidence. As proud and teary-eyed parents watched in amazement, students in the Amityville School District Pre-K program, the More...

Amity Major Indians win World Series

Amityville Major Indians baseball team, recently won the World Series defeating the White Sox, completed a team effort undefeated season, 15-0. More...

Events & Calendar

Record CALENDAR OF EVENTS

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

Rental subsidy program for landlords who own in Babylon

The Town of Babylon Housing Assistance Agency is seeking landlords who own rental property in the Town of Babylon (with rental permits) to participate in the Section 8 Rental Subsidy Program. More...

L.I. Home holds first annual golf classic

The Long Island Home held its first annual golf classic at the Hamlet Golf and Country Club in Commack honoring Mayor Peter T. Imbert. Robert E. More...

Babylon Town Fire Police hold Installation of Officers

Babylon Town Fire Police recently held their Installation of Officers ceremony. More...

Police arrest four after shooting incident in Copiague

The Suffolk County Police First Squad Detectives have arrested four subjects for shooting a weapon in the area of Dixon and Cabota Avenues, Copiague. The arrests were a result of an extensive pursuit by police. More...

Edmund W. Miles Middle eighth grade students on their way to high school

The hours of rehearsal were evident in the Amityville School District as members of the Edmund W. Miles Middle School eighth grade class processed down the aisle at the start of their Moving Up Ceremony. More...

 

People/Social

Copiague Superintendent of Schools Dr. William Bolton honored by PTA

For his more than 10 years of commitment and service to the Copiague School District, Superintendent of Schools Dr. William R. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets...

Pets of the Week

Nassau readers can help animals in Suffolk Town shelters. Unfortunately, the media has focused on a recent story where a West Islip man allegedly signed a neighbor's sick cat in at a Town shelter as his own to be put to sleep. More...

Library

At the Library...

Amityville Oak and John Streets 631-264-0567 The Amityville Public Library is offering a trip by coach bus out east to the Patchogue Theater for a 4 p.m. performance of More...

Obituaries

Peter Socci, award winning custom tailor, 101

P e t e r Socci, a f o u n d i n g member of the Garment Industry Union, worked almost his entire life as a tailor and d e s i g n e r, first in Manhattan and later More...

Michael Roberts, 30-year Amityville resident

More than anything, longtime Amityville resident Michael L. Roberts loved to spend time with his family. The shipping agent died July 17, 2006 at New Island Hospital. He was 64 years old. More...

Opinion

Temperature raises call for indulgence in guilt-free leisure

Like a 6-inch snowstorm, the heat bearing down on us this week is a reminder of Mother Nature's diversity, and how she can be more than a gentle reminder sometimes that there are forces over which we have no control and that sometimes we need to slow More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Windmill farm is no answer to Long Island's energy needs

Dear Editor: LIPA has been selling this project as a windmill farm. When I think of farm I think of crops and animals not turbines, oil storage tanks and barges. To me that's more like a factory. More...

Poll

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