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January 2, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

Bronx man charged in shooting death of Copiague resident

A 25-year-old Copiague man was shot and killed in the back yard of his home Mon., Dec. 4. Two days later, police arrested a Bronx man, charging him in the homicide. At approximately 10:10 p.m., Dec. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

New Year's Day 1887: Westminster Kennel Club invited members and their guests to a "holiday" pigeon shoot at the clubhouse in Babylon. A special train left Long Island City on arrival of the 9 a.m. from E. 34th Street. More...

Events & Calendar

Record CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: THURSDAY, January 3 •Amityville Rotary Weekly Meeting: 8 a.m., Nautilus Diner, Merrick Road, Massapequa. For info., 631- 264-0300. More...

Scholarships available to all HS seniors

With college tuition at an all time high, many graduating seniors are worried about how they are going to pay their bills. More...

Massapequa High School class of '63 to hold reunion

The Massapeqau High School class of 1963 is celebrating its 45th, reunion, July 12, 2008. It will be held at the Sheridan Hotel in Smithtown. The organizers need help in finding classmates. More...

Opinion

We hope you and yours will mark 2008 with historical success

Editorial

January 1, the beginning of a New Year, with its open ended opportunities and chances for advancement, betterment and hope, is a date in history that also marks some interesting events. On Jan. More...

Gates at Nautical Park in Amityville should be open

Public Commentary

Dear Editor: There is a lovely park on the corner of Montauk Highway and Ocean Avenue, complete with two gazebos and many benches. I walk along there occasionally and being elderly, would like to stop and rest, but the gates are locked. More...

Levy's plan is penny wise and pound foolish

Dear Editor: Steve Levy says he has to veto a variety of budget items claiming,"The more spending added to the base of the budget, the harder it is to control taxes." But Levy didn't see a problem with allocating more than $1 million for his sho More...

Amityville woman brings comfort to sick kids with NASCAR Teddy Bears

Amityville Village resident Roberta Paul has managed to combine her passion for NASCAR with a promise to help make sick children's lives a little better. More...

Amityville School Board of honored for service

Members of the Amityville Board of Education were guests of honor at their own October meeting when Interim Superintendent of Schools Dr. More...

 

People/Social

Amityville's Heather O'Brien marries Martin Kroll

Heather O'Brien and Martin Kroll, both of Amityville announced their engagement earlier this year. Heather is the daughter of Donna and the late Edward O'Brien and Martin is the son of Gunter and Bonnie Kroll. More...

Wanted: Your Christmas tree

The Town of Babylon, 9/11 Hometown Memorial Christmas Tree" Dune Preservation Program wants you to bring your Christmas tree to the Overlook (not Cedar) Beach parking lot, Sat., Jan. 12, 2008, 9 a.m. to noon, sharp. More...

Kiwanis Club inducts members

The Kiwanis Club of North Amityville recently inducted two new members, Jessica Phillips and Stacy Pryce. The installation ceremony was held at the Bulldog Restaurant in Amityville. Phillips graduated cum laude in May from Hartford University. More...

Obituaries

Dennis Edsall, 59-year old Amityville veteran and hero

Amityville resident Dennis C. Edsall was not only a war hero but also a local hero. In 1998, he received a commendation from Babylon Town Supervisor Steve Bellone for his efforts in rescuing an elderly woman from a fire. More...

Legals - Free Access

PUBLIC NOTICES- Your Right to Know!

Notice of Formation of Amber Court of Smithtown Realty LLC Arts. Of Org. filed with NY Secy. Of State (SSNY) on 11/15/07. Office location: Suffolk County. SSNY is designated as agent of LLC upon whom process against it may be served. More...

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