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April 11, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Local libraries' budget and trustee votes

Local libraries will be holding their budget and board of trustee votes in the coming weeks. Following is a list of libraries together with pertinent information for voters. More...

More school funding from Albany to LI schools

There's more money coming from Albany to Long Island's school districts as the New York State Legislature adopted its 2007-08 budget, on time last week. While Gov. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Copiague Lacrosse team looks to make up for lost ground

Copiague started the season off 0-3 (as of March 29), and will have a tough time competing in Division I. The first three loses were to Mercy, Bellmore JFK and Whitman and there doesn't seem to be much room for easy opponents from there on out. More...

Library

At the Library...

Copiague 50 Deauville Blvd. 631-691-1111 +A safe boating course will be offered on Wednesday, April 18 and 25 and May 2, 9 and 16, 7 to 9 p.m. More...

Obituaries

James Barrow: FBI's first African American Special Agent

St. Martin of Tours class of 1951 Alumni, James William Barrow died March 20, 2007 inT ampa, Florida. He proudly served as the first African-American Special Agent with the Federal Bureau of Investigations for 35 years. More...

Memorial set for Doretta Fredenberg, Ô75 MHS Graduate

A memorial mass will be held April 14, 2007 for former Massapequa Park native Doretta (Berton) Fredenberg who died February 20, 2007 at her home in California of gastric cancer. She was 49 years old and had grown up on Frances Lane with her sisters. More...

Joseph Tavormina: Longtime Massapequa K of C

Santo Joseph Tavormina, a longtime Knights of Columbus member and Massapequa resident died peacefully at his home on March 10, 2007. He was 82-years-old and a Knight for many years. He served as a Private in the U.S. More...

Legals - Free Access

PUBLIC NOTICES-

Your Right to Know!

Notice of Formation of NELL-JOY FLORIDA LLC, a domestic Limited Liability Company (LLC). Articles of Organization filed with Secretary of State on 2/20/07. NY Office location: SUFFOLK County. More...

Sunrise Highway improvements to begin shortly

After more than ten years in the planning, safety improvements along Sunrise Highway in Amityville and Massapequa are underway. More...

Sen. Johnson presents "Distinguished Alumni Award"

State Capitol, Albany, New York, March 23, 2007 - State Senator Owen H. More...

Two Copiague brothers arrested on drug charges

Suffolk County Police arrested two Copiague brothers Wednesday, March 28, and seized their vehicle, which contained crack cocaine, heroine and cash. More...

GOP headquarters in West Babylon goes on the auction block

Two signs in front of GOP headquarters tell a story. One says "Vote Republican." The other, "For Sale." The building at Great East Neck Road inW est Babylon is being sold, according to Anthony Pancella, the Babylon Town Party Chairman. More...

 

People/Social

Amityville Interact Club hosts Multicultural Tribute

The Amityville High School Interact Club, under the guidance of district teaching assistant Brenda King, has had a busy year preparing their Multicultural Assembly, which they presented not only during Black History Month, but also at the middle sch More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets ...

"X marks the spot." Wish it were that easy to pinpoint the Westminster Kennel Club (WKC) clubhouse that was in Babylon from 1884 to circa 1925 (when it burned down). More...

Events & Calendar

Dahlia exhibition

The Long Island Dahlia Society will hold a sale of exhibition grade dahlia tubers on Thursday, May 17, 8 p.m. in the Massapequa HG Community Center, Ritter Avenue, Massapequa, behind the Pathmark Shopping Center on Carmans Road. At 7 p.m. More...

Dinner and jazz April 21

On Saturday, April 21, 6 to 9 p.m. the Simpson Methodist Church will hold a night of soft jazz with two quartets and an Italian dinner. The dinner begins at 6 p.m. The cost is $15 for adults and $5 for children 16 and under. More...

Fashion show

The Babylon Community Scholarship Fund Dinner and Fashion Show will be held at LaGrange in West Islip on Tuesday, May 1st 2007 at 7pm. Doors will open at 6:30. For tickets call Tammy Tillinghast at 422-4110 or Jennifer Rogers at 631-376-0293. More...

Opinion

Editorial

State acts and our communities will be much safer for it

It's been a long, tough road, but a new law to be signed by Gov. Elliot Spitzer, will provide the best measure of protection against violent sexual predators for our children. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Peterkin Park is getting the TLC it deserves

For far too long, Peterkin Park has looked like the stepchild of the Village of Amityville. With the exception of some of its playground equipment that was replaced, the area has needed some TLC for a long time. More...

Poll

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