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November 16, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

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Schools/Sports

Amityville soccer News

Strong defense and exhilarating offense permeated on October 22, when the Amityville Baymen (U 14) continued their undefeated season with a 4-3 victory over the Baymen Hurricanes. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

Pets of the Week

Proper canine play is an important part of dog diplomacy. Just as kids require playground rules, our dogs need guidance and limits when they romp together. 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

John Whalen: longtime Amityville artist/columnist

L o n g t i m e Amityville resident, John J. "Jack" Whalen died October 9, 2006. He was 89- years old and worked as an artist and writer. More...

John Milne, 50: former Amityville resident

John David Milne, originally from the Amityville area, died October 16, 2006 at University Hospital at Stony Brook. He was 50 years old and had lived in Nesconset. More...

Opinion

Education should not be an exercise for instant gratification

A recent study by the Brookings Institution raised a provoking question. When it comes to our children's education, what is more important, feeling good or doing good? More...

Democrat majority will push Bush amnesty

Did the President sandbag the GOP? Why did President George W. Bush wait until after the mid-term elections to replace Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld? More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Amityville Police make arrest for local burglaries

It started as a simple call about a lost cell phone, but ended up bringing police one step closer to solving a rash of burglaries that have taken place throughout the Village of Amityville since January. Police gave this account: More...

Babylon Breast Cancer Coalition offers support to those in time of need

Beth Anderson, a mother and a volunteer for Babylon Breast Cancer Coalition (BBCC), was shocked when she found out last December that she had breast cancer. More...

Copiague man killed in MVA

First Squad Detectives are investigating a motor vehicle accident which claimed the life of a sixty-nine year old Copiague man. More...

 

People/Social

Copiague High School senior earns National Merit Scholarship Commendation

Trinh Nguyen, a senior at Walter G. O'Connell Copiague High School in the Copiague School District, was recently named a Commended Student in the 2007 National Merit Scholarship Program. More...

TOB assessor awarded

Michael J. Bernard, IAO, Assessor in the Town of Babylon has been admitted to membership in the Institute of Assessing Officers and has been awarded the designation of Professional Assessor. This announcement was made by Cathy L. More...

Anna Wallace celebrates 101 birthday

Anna Wallace a resident of Dominican Village turns one hundred and one years old!! She celebrated her birthday with family members, her friends from Dominican Village's Founders' Hall and staff. More...

Events & Calendar

Amityville Library celebrates centennial

The Amityville Public Library will be commencing a year-long centennial celebration in January of 2007. The Library's charter was granted on October 17, 1907 and the Library has seen many changes since that time. More...

Halloween Spooktacular at Dominican Village

Tuesday, October 31st Dominican Village hosted its Annual Halloween Party at Helen Butler, O.P. Hall. Senior residents enjoyed the afternoon listening to howling music themes, dancing, and parading around their genuine costumes. More...

Mary P. Myton Literary Society meets at Walt Whitman birthplace

The Mary P. Myton Literary Society met Wednesday, October 18 at the birthplace of Walt Whitman in Melville. A tour of the home and grounds and a video of his poems were provided by the staff of the museum. More...













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