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February 7, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Copiague firefighter saves woman and her daughter from burning building

A Copiague firefighter rescued a woman and her 11-year-old daughter from the roof of a burning Copiague building Saturday night. More...

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Schools/Sports

Representatives of Chinese colleges visit with IDTI's senior officials

Nineteen leading representatives of Chinese colleges, universities and government agencies visited Island Drafting and Technical Institute in Amityville to learn about the college' curriculum, educational methods and objectives, and its management More...

Amity High School math team successful

The Amityville High School math team went to the 13th Annual Suffolk County Math Tournament at Suffolk Community College at Selden. The team was successful. There were 85 high schools from Suffolk County participating. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets...

The 131st Westminster Kennel Club (WKC) Dog Show is only days away. More...

Events & Calendar

Record CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: THURSDAY, February 8 +Amityville Rotary Weekly Meeting: 8 a.m., Nautilus Diner, Merrick Road, Massapequa. More...

Holiday Home Decorating tour draws large crowd

The Amityville Junior League held its annual Holiday Home Decorating tour durng December and as usual drew a large and adoring crowd, many of whom make the tour an annual part of their holiday celebration. More...

Good Shepherd Hospice volunteer training to be held on March 3

Good Shepherd Hospice will be holding volunteer training, Saturday,March 3 and 10, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Port Jefferson Office, 4747-20 Nesconset Hwy., Port Jefferson Station. More...

St. Martin of Tours holds Mass for Peace

St. Martin of Tours in Amityville had a mass for peace. The month of January is the month for peace education. The mass was hosted by the principal, Sister Maureen Galvin. Each class said what they wanted to happen for us to achieve world peace. More...

Bank robbery in Amityville

Suffolk County Police Major Case Investigations Unit investigated a robbery at the Teachers Federal Credit Union located at 355 Broadway in Amityville. More...

 

People/Social

Sister Mary Williams celebrates 90th birthday

Sister Mary is a St. Dominic Sister who has accomplished much in her life and for Dominican Village in Amityville. She celebrated her 90th birthday with her closest friends, residents, staff and students. More...

Mary P. Myton Literary Society holds January meeting

The Mary P. Myton Literary Society held its January meeting on Wednesday, January 17 at the Snug Harbor Clubhouse. Susan Martinson, president, conducted the business meeting. Following the meeting, Betty Shave led the book discussion. More...

St. Martin's to start Mommy and Me program

Jean Dull has children that attend St. Martin's school; she wanted to form a group where Moms could meet other Moms in the neighborhood and secure future playmates for their children. More...

Library

At the Library...

Copiague 50 Deauville Blvd. 631-691-1111 +The Library has planned a trip to see the New York Islanders vs. the Montreal Canadiens, Saturday, February 24, departing noon for a 1 p.m. More...

Obituaries

Lester E. Ketcham, former Amityville resident

Lester E. Ketcham, formerly of Amityville, died January 20, 2007 in Tampa, Florida. He was 96 years old and would have been 97 in April. He was a 12th generation Long Islander and his family was one of the founding families of Amityville. More...

Opinion

Editorial

Struggle between Republic Airport and communities needs a new direction

There are always intractable issues that surface when the concerns of business and economy intersect with the concerns of residents and homeowners. More...

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Public Commentary

Worn American Flags on display should be repaired or replaced

Dear Editor: On behalf of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7763 Massapequa Park, I wish to thank you for publishing the letter from Rosemary Styne of Bethpage concerning the poor condition of the American flags that are displayed outdoors. More...













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