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February 21, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

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Schools/Sports

St. Martin's CYO Swim Team competes

St. Martin's CYO Swim Team beat Our Lady of Lourdes at a swim meet on Sunday, February 11 at Echo Park. The score was St. Martin's 215 and Our Lady of Lourdes 166. St. Martin's CYO Swim Team remains undefeated this s e a s o n ! More...

St. Martin of Tours holds Spelling Bee

During Catholic Schools Week, the fifth, sixth, seventh and eighth grades were involved in a Spelling Bee. The top three spellers from each class competed to see who would be the champion speller. More...

Suzetta Nash commissioned a 2nd Lieutenant

Suzetta A. Nash, daughter of Alvin and Olive Nash of Amityville, was commissioned a Second Lieutenant, United States Air Force Medical Services Corps, during ceremonies held here for the occasion on January 13, Captain John G. More...

Events & Calendar

Record CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: THURSDAY, February 22 +Amityville Rotary Weekly Meeting: 8 a.m., Nautilus Diner, Merrick Road, Massapequa. More...

Amityville Library celebrates centennial

The Amityville Library is celebrating its centennial year, this year, 2007. More...

Bethel AME and Hollywood Baptist Cathedral Churches' celebrate Martin Luther King's birthday

The celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King's birthday was celebrated locally at the Bethel AME Church in Copiague and the Hollywood Baptist Cathedral Church. More...

Opinion

Editorial

Preserving history pays off

At a time when Wall Street is booming, it's ironic that a project that became one of the victims of the Depression is being revived. More...

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Public Commentary

Community around Republic Airport feels betrayed by the DOT

Dear Editor: This letter is in response to your February 7, Editorial, Struggle between Republic Airport and communities needs a new direction. More...

Amityville schools host their own American Idol

High School and middle School students in the Amityville Public Schools had the opportunity to showcase their talents during the district's own "Amityville Idol" contest. More...

Schools ready for capital improvments as voters pass EXCEL bonds

On January 28 the Copiague School District was added to a growing list of districts in New York to have passed the bond issue for the Expanding our Children's Education and Learning (EXCEL) plan. More...

 

People/Social

Amity's Roberta Pryor celebrates 100th birthday

Amityville resident Roberta Pryor recently celebrated her 100th birthday and was recognized on this milestone with a note from President George W. Bush. Mrs. Pryor grew up near Albany, New York, part of a family of three boys and four girls. More...

Kylene and Jillian O'Neill donate to Locks of Love program

Kylene and Jillian O'Neill, the daughters of Jerry and Diane O'Neill of Amityville recently had their hair cut and donated to the Locks of Love program. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Despite weather woes- last winter's blizzard and this year's ice storm, Westminster remains a unique forum for pairing man's best friend with dog's best friend. 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

Dr. Florence Felberbaum: Longtime Amityville M.D.

Former dedicated Amityville physician Florence Dumanis Felberbaum died in her sleep January 1, 2007 at her home in Boca Raton, Florida. She was 95 years old and had practiced in the south shore community for 38 years. More...

Edson Edmunds, West Islip teacher and former Amity resident

Edson H. Edmunds, a 38-year resident of Amityville, died January 19, 2007 at the Franciscan Skemp Healthcare Nursing Home in Arcadia, Wisconsin. He was 81 years old. Mr. More...

Mary Veech: beloved Massapequa & Copiague resident

Longtime Massapequa resident and loving matriarch Mary E. Veech died January 11, 2007. She was 80 years old and had been living in Copiague for the last four years. More...

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