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September 21, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Fire breaks out at Grace Episcopal School in Massapequa

A fire broke out in the ceiling of a modular school building at Grace Episcopal School, 23 Cedar Shore Drive, Massapequa on September 13, forcing the evacuation of students there. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

...by Joanne Anderson Take out your social calendar. Here's More...

Library

At the Library...

Amityville Oak and John Streets 631-264-0567 On Thursday, September 21, 7:30 to 8:30 p.m., Meditation for a Healthy Life Style will be presented by Dr. More...

Events & Calendar

The Bristal to host attorney speaker on Medicaid changes

Recognized attorney David R. Okrent will hold a free seminar on Thursday, September 21, 7 p.m. at The Bristal, Massapequa. This free event is open to the public and refreshments will be served. More...

Second graders build bird houses

For several years, the Copiague School District and Home Depot, located on Sunrise Highway in Copiague, have worked together to form a school/community bond while building homes for some well-deserving animals. More...

NATA job attainment

Beginning October 7, the North Amityville Taxpayers Association Inc. (NATA)will be running a free job attainment program for adults 18 years and older. More...

Long delays hamper completion of North Amityville Fire headquarters

After numerous efforts to get the long-delayed North Amityville Fire Company headquarters renovation project completed, officials are hoping that the recent intervention of the bonding company will persuade the contractor, Eugene Racanelli, to comple More...

Legislator Horsley visits camp at Cedar Beach

Suffolk County Legislator Wayne Horsley (Dist. 14) and Robert Meyer, executive director, Babylon Town Youth Bureau, visited the Sea Explorers More...

The Turner Report

Bolden Mack Park

It was a very good year for Bolden Mack Park. A beautiful sign was installed at Great Neck Road and Carol Street and the playground got a real makeover. More...

 

Schools/Sports

Park Avenue Memorial Elementary School hosts guest readers

In the spring, Amityville Memorial Elementary School celebrated National Library Week by inviting guest readers to join the classes in Kathleen Hanley's library. More...

Amity high school graduate member of NSCS

Melanie J. Rudnick, of Amityville, has accepted membership in the National Society of Collegiate Scholars (NSCS). She will be honored during an induction convocation this fall on the campus of Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. More...

Lindenhurst HS Class of 86 reunion

The Lindenhurst High School Class of 1986 is holding its 20th reunion Columbus Day Weekend, Saturday, October 7. The event will be held at the Smithtown Sheraton, 110 Vanderbilt Motor Pkwy., Smithtown. The cost is $108 per person. More...

Obituaries

Vivian Sheldon, longtime Amity resident

Former longtime Amityville resident Vivian C. Sheldon, Sr. held many jobs during her lifetime, but the one she was proudest of, according to her family, was being a welder during World War II. More...

Ann Kannengieser, retired Copiague Library employee

Ann T. Kannengieser, retired Copiague Public Library employee and longtime resident, died August 30, 2006. She was 73 years old. More...

Opinion

Vatican learns terrorism knows no bounds

Once again, words, have raised the furor of the fanatic Islamic population, which has hijacked an ancient and noble religion and twisted its meaning for political and personal gains. More...

New York Blood Center issues urgent appeal for donors

New York Blood Center is reporting a critical community-wide blood shortage given a dangerously low supply on blood on hand to serve close to 200 New York and New Jersey hospitals. More...

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