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February 28, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Amityville Court Clerk Janice Soares retires

In the 21 years that she served Amityville in the Village Court, Janice Soares said she could depend on one thing: her job was never boring. More...

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Schools/Sports

Copiague teacher Sherri Casey named an “Educator of Excellence

The Executive Board of the New York State English Council recently selected Sherri Casey, an English teacher at Walter G. O'Connell Copiague High School in the Copiague School District, for recognition as one of 27 Educators of Excellence for 2006. More...

Park Avenue students are wild about books

In a collaborative effort that involved students, staff, administrators and parents around the Amityville Public School District, the Park Avenue library was transformed into a jungle of books, complete with a rainforest and safari leader, also know More...

Amityville high school students play elves to the homeless in shelters

Students at Amityville Memorial High School (AMHS) put on their elf caps during this holiday season and worked in tandem with Charles Russo, a partner in the law firm of Russo, Carl, and Fox, in Hauppauge, on a project Russo has been coordinating fo More...

Obituaries

Pearce Baker: Kehl's Marina Salesman and Avid Sailor

Longtime Copiague and Amityville resident Pearce Horne Baker, Jr. died February 1, 2007 at the V.N.S. Hospice House in East Northport, New York. More...

Merv Dolson: Artist and former North Amityville resident

Handcrafted furniture designer and well-known Long Island oil painter Mervin Alva Dolson died December 28, 2006. He was 84 years old and had been a resident of North Amityville and Bellmore. More...

Opinion

Ready to roll

We were out late on Sunday as weather reports indicated a s n o w - storm was h e a d e d our way. As we d r o v e a r o u n d , we saw m a n y highway department trucks from the Town and Villages in Babylon. More...

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All operators of powerboats and personal watercraft urged to take classes, regardless of age

In their continuing effort to help save lives, the United States Coast Guard Auxiliary recently passed a resolution urging state legislatures to require mandatory boating safety education, regardless of age. More...

Police make arrests at rave party in Copiague

Suffolk County Police Department First Precinct officers arrested 11 people following an investigation at a rave party in Copiague, Saturday, Feb. 17. More...

Hearts and best wishes to U.S. Troops

St. Martin of Tours School in Amityville writes out Valentine cards for veterans and our troops overseas. The Student Government at St. More...

 

People/Social

St. Martin's joins Catholic Middle School Athletic Association

The Catholic Middle School Athletic Association, (CMSAA) of Suffolk, with fourteen member schools, is now in its fourth year of providing "middle school" aged children, in the 6th through 8th grades, with an opportunity to compete in a myriad of ath More...

Copiague high school students entertain senior residents

Members of the Copiague High School Jazz Band and Magical Choir braved the weather conditions recently to entertain the senior residents and staff at Dominican Village, Amityville. More...

Amityville Woman's Club holds luncheon

The Amityville Woman's Club held a luncheon meeting, Tuesday, February 13 at the Unqua Corinthian Yacht Club which featured a Valentine candy for each of the 50 guests. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

February 27th marked the 14th annual Spay Day USA, a national campaign to end needless animal overpopulation suffering... The cat numbers are staggering. Recent US estimates count 77 million pet cats with another 70-100 million homeless ones. More...

Events & Calendar

Stop World Hunger Tennis Party March 17

Stop World Hunger, Inc. welcomes recreational tennis players from all across Long Island to participate in its 27th year of tennis activities. It's an opportunity to have some fun and contribute to an important cause. More...

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: THURSDAY, March 1 +Amityville Village Board Meeting: 8 p.m., Wm. Kay Memorial Bldg., second fl., Greene Ave., Amityville. For further info., call 264-6000. More...

Become a Suffolk County Police Officer

The Suffolk County Police Department is offering an entrance examination on June 9. Candidates must be between the ages of 19 and 34 on the day of the exam. More...

Legals - Free Access

PUBLIC NOTICES- Your Right to Know!

PUBLIC NOTICE LEGAL NOTICE FOR TAXES DUE AND UNPAID TO THE VILLAGE OF AMITYVILLE FOR THE YEAR 2006 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT WHEREAS arrears of taxes levied in the year 2006 by the Village of Amityville, charged and imposed pursuant to law, remain More...

Poll

Was the the beheading of a woman in Moore, Oklahoma on Fri., Sept. 26 an act of terrorism on American soil, or an isolated incident involving a mentally deranged individual acting alone?












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