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March 7, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

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Schools/Sports

Imagination comes to life at Copiague library

A world of imagination, adventures, and a wealth of knowledge are unlocked when a person learns to read. To help reinforce the importance of reading, the first-grade students in Lynda Friedman's class at Susan E. More...

Broadway comes to Copiague Middle School

It's a hard knock life for some students, but not for the students at Copiague Middle School. More...

ASD to hold Compass Meeting

The next meeting of Amityville Compass Coalition (Community, Parents, School, Students) will be held Tuesday, March 13, 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the PPS Suite, end of the North side driveway of the Northwest School, 450 County Line Rd., Amityville. More...

Obituaries

William Richardson: Well-known Amityville Caterer & Veteran

Former Amityville resident, caterer and decorated Army veteran, William "Streetman" Henry Richardson, Jr. died January 10, 2007 at Good Samaritan Hospital in West Islip. He was 77 years old and had been living in West Babylon for the last two years. More...

Athanase Voscopoulos: Massapequa resident

Massapequa resident Athanase Voscopoulos died at New Island Hospital, Bethpage on January 24, 2007. He was 64 years old. Born March 16, 1942 in Jerusalem, he emigrated to the United States in the mid 1950s. He was employed by the J.C. Penney Corp. More...

Edson Edmunds, West Islip teacher and former Amityville 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...

Opinion

Mothers know best

If there is one way to understand the impact of a home that is used for illegal drug and weapons activity on a community, it is to speak to the women who live nearby. More...

Kudos to Kiwanis

From all accounts, the Mayor's Social this year was a huge success, enjoying a large crowd that seemed to be anxious to get out and meet and greet their friends and neighbors after a long winter that doesn't seem to want to quit. More...

Public Commentary

Put patients first with real health care reform, not cuts

Dear Editor: In announcing his plans to reform New York's health care system, Governor Spitzer said he wants to put patients first. Unfortunately, the cuts he would impose on health care providers would diminish their ability to care for patients. More...

Athletic Notebook

For many high school athletes, the national letter of intent day is one of the most important days of the year, for others, it's just any ordinary day. More...

Gibson and Walker lead Copiague team

When Copiague's Gabrielle Gibson and Ieasia Walker reached the 1,000 career point mark this season, most would have suspected that the ends of two spectacular high school careers were near. They thought wrong. More...

 

People/Social

One Hundred Black Men of Long Island to hold awards dinner

On Saturday, March 17, the One Hundred Black Men of Long Island Inc. will honor four distinguished individuals for their extraordinary achievements in contributing to the improvement of our communities. The honorees are The Honorable David A. More...

L.I. Philharmonic March/April concerts feature the Magic of Mozart

With the added support of the Patchogue community, the Long Island Philharmonic will perform a mostly Mozart program at three different Long Island concert halls between March 30 and April 1. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Jeff Kolbjornsen, founder of Elite Animal Trainers, says that the "true dog whisperer is someone who understands and can help your dog achieve freedom to be the dog he was born to be". More...

Library

At the Library...

Copiague 50 Deauville Blvd. 631-691-1111 +Bob and Irma Mandel will return to the Library tonight, Wednesday, March 7, 7 to 9 p.m. to share slides and stories of Russia and the Ukraine. More...

Events & Calendar

Record CALENDAR OF EVENTS

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

St.Martin of Tours holds Father/ Daughter Dance

St. Martin of Tours recently held its Annual Father/Daughter Dance. The Woelk Family, Dad Bart and daughters Casey and Halle were crowned as the royal Family. More...

Slinger-Hasgill Funeral Home ribbon cutting

A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held recently at the official opening of the Joseph A. Slinger-Hasgill Funeral Home at 155 Sunrise Highway, Amityville. 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...

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