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September 19, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

The Long Island Home appoints John O'Connell to Board of Directors

On Thursday, August 30, John T. O'Connell was appointed to The Long Island Home Board of Directors in Amityville. O'Connell is the former president and CEO of the Health and Welfare Council of Long Island, Inc. More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

The Dogs & the Kennels: Part 6 of the Babylon Westminster Kennel Clubhouse Search Pointer Paradise-100 years ago Westminster Kennel Club (WKC) clubhouse stood in the Babylon woods. More...

Events & Calendar

Record CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: THURSDAY, September 20 •Amityville Rotary Weekly Meeting: 8 a.m., Nautilus Diner, Merrick Road, Massapequa. For info., 631- 264-0300. More...

South Shore Classic Surf Fishing Tournament to be held

The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation announced that the 2007 South Shore Classic (Bluefish & Striped Bass) Surf Fishing Tournament will be conducted from noon on Friday,October 19, to noon on Sunday, October 21. More...

Colonial Dames hold meeting

On Saturday, April 21, the Long Island Chapter of the Colonial Dames 17th Century had its meeting at the home of Kay Dewar (past state president and historian general) in Massapequa Park. More...

Historical

Diocese of Rockville Centre distributes historical photos of local churches

The Diocese of Rockville Centre recently unearthed hundreds of historical photographs of local parishes. More...

Legals - Free Access

PUBLIC NOTICES-

Notice of Formation of Amber Court @ Suffolk County LLC Arts. Of Org. filed with NY Secy. Of State (SSNY) on 8/16/07. Office location: Suffolk County. SSNY is designated as agent of LLC upon whom process against it may be served. More...

Plans for new CVS drug store in Amityville Village nearing completion

A proposal to build a 12,900-square-foot building in Amityville is in the final planning phase, awaiting approval from the New York State and Suffolk County Departments of Transportation. More...

ASD Superintendent to step down next week; school board prepares to hire interim

The Amityville School Board is expected to appoint an interim superintendent this week. He will replace Superintendent Dr. Brian De Sorbe who steps down September 29. More...

St. Paul's to present program on Christian faith Sept. 24

St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 147 Park Ave., Amityville will present the Alpha program, popular overview of the Christian faith, beginning Monday, September 24, 7 p.m. Each Monday meeting of the ten-week course begins with dinner. More...

 

Schools/Sports

The Rockets Blast Off!

The Rockets got off to a flying start on Sunday as the 2007 U-6 soccer season got under way. The team looked sharp right from the start. Joe Crema opened the scoring for the Rockets with an early goal, and added another one in his final shift. More...

Fowl Ball!

2007 Atlantic League playoff preview; Ducksroad to the championship begins in Newark

After four-and-a-half months and 126 games, everything comes down to this one week. More...

Library

At the Library...

Copiague 50 Deauville Blvd. 631-691-1111 •The Evening Book Discussion will be held Tuesday, September 25, 7:30 to 9 p.m. and discuss The Lost Continent by Bill Bryson. More...

Obituaries

Tim Ryan: Babylon Town Board Press Aid and Political Spokesman

Tim Ryan, a well regarded speech writer, news director and radio personality who worked for former Town of Babylon Supervisor Ray Allmendinger for many years, died September 8, 2007 in Florida. More...

Opinion

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

No stealth amnesty measures will go unnoticed

Editorial

An amendment to the Department of Defense (DOD) funding bill, introduced for discussion this week by Assistant Majority Leader Dick Durbin, D-Ill., will, if approved, shove down the throats of Americans part of the massive immigration reform bill t More...

Let's keep the classroom for learning

There's been a lot of hoopla about banning cupcakes and sweet treats in our schools to address the growing problem of childhood obesity and in some schools the traditional birthday parties are being reconsidered. 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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