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November 9, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

New GIS system in Babylon will help to track convicted sexual predators

An investment by the Town of Babylon in a Geographic Information System (GIS) three years ago has made it possible for the Town to bring an added measure of protection to the public against pedophiles. More...

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Schools/Sports

Senator Owen Johnson Secures Grant for Copiague School District

The Copiague School District has always been proactive in its efforts to secure funding to support additional programs and district initiatives. New York State Senator Owen Johnson recently secured a $25,000 Legislative Grant for the district. More...

Library

At the Library...

The Copiague Memorial Public Library will participate in the Toys for Tots Program sponsored by the United States Marine Corps Reserve. More...

Obituaries

Marie Gorgone, 64, formerly of Copiague

Marie A. Gorgone, a longtime Copiague resident, died September 30, 2006. She was 64 years old. More...

Jeanne Muncy: 82, former longtime Amityville resident

Former 60-year Amityville resident Jeanne Muncy died October 7, 2006 at her home in Southington, Connecticut. She was 81 years old. More...

Opinion

Babylon's search for more ways to protect children should be adopted Island-wide

The New York State Legislature continues to remarkably defy the imperatives placed upon it by the public to protect their communities against recidivist pedophiles. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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U.S. troops deserve our support

Dear Editor: Regarding your editorial of November 1 stating your general support of the War in Iraq and the Bush administration, I find that this is the same position expressed by most of the people I know. More...

Babylon Town wants more dialogue on LIPA wind farm plan

After Babylon Town officials have consistently raised concerns about the costs of the Long Island Power Authorities wind farm project and its impact on energy rates on Long Island, the board voted on a resolution this week asking LIPA to release a fu More...

Babylon Town proposes budget for 2007

A $43.3 million Babylon Town general fund budget with an increase in spending over this year of 2.6 percent or $1.08 million is being proposed by the Town of Babylon and will be officially presented to the public at a hearing at Town Hall, Nov. More...

Local man arrested by Amity Police for commercial burglary

While on patrol during the early-morning hours of October 26, APO Colin Mullin observed a vehicle without any plates being operated on Park Avenue, Amityville. More...

 

People/Social

St. David's holds retirement luncheon for Nancy Szabo

Nancy Szabo, of Amityville, the organist and choir director at St. David's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Massapequa Park for the past nine years, has decided to retire. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Dog is my co-pilot. Heaven, help me. Rescue folk, like me, transport shelter dogs that they barely know to vets, kennels, and foster homes. You can't gauge canine car manners 'til you start your engine. Sometimes you're in for the ride of your life. More...

Events & Calendar

Record CALENDAR OF EVENTS

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

Temple Sinai to host healthcare proxy program Nov.12

On Sunday, November 12, 9 to 11:45 a.m., Temple Sinai of Massapequa will be hosting a program dealing with healthcare decision making and advanced medical directives as part of the Metro New York Caring Coalition Healthcare Proxy Weekend. More...

Mary P. Myton Literary Society holds opening tea

The opening tea for the Mary P. Myton Literary Society was held Wednesday, September 27 at the Victorian home of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Guidice. More...

Poll

Do you expect to spend more this holiday season than you did last year?












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