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April 2, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

seek public's help in solving two incidents

Suffolk County's First Precinct Police reported two serious incidents last week. In one incident in North Amityville, police are investigating an armed robbery and motor vehicle crash. More...

The Athletic Notebook that appeared in last week's edition, did not include information about Shane Strumwasser who went on after the quarterfinals to win his next two wrestlebacks, taking third place in the state at Blue Cross Arena in Rochester M More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets . . .

Pit Bulls have no natural coat to withstand a life chained outdoors; some enter shelters, their Waldorf Astorias, as living skeletons with multiple gashes, mange, ears cropped hedge clipper style, and imbedded prong collars. More...

Events & Calendar

Record CALENDAR OF EVENTS

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

Park Avenue students go on art tour

Amityville's Park Ave. Memorial Elementary School art teacher Dorothy MacGregor was more than pleasantly surprised when she walked her 16 students to the Circle Gallery, located at 186 Broadway , Amityville, on March 5. More...

Help available for women

Are you pregnant and feeling along, not sure what to do or where to go? The Suffolk Perinatal Coalition can help. More...

Opinion

Editorial

More action needed illegal massage parlors

Our police departments throughout Nassau and Suffolk counties have been doing a good job of monitoring the opening of illegal massage parlors in our business communities, and in arresting the women there who are offering sex for a fee. More...

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Public Commentary

Guest Editorial: Conservatives call on Albany lawmakers to spend less

When the Members of the Legislature return to Albany today they will be greeted with numerous radio advertisements and meetings calling on them to increase spending and reject any serious cuts to special - interest projects that feed on tax money. More...

Today's News-April 10, 2008: Dredge spill on Sunrise Highway stalls traffic

Suffolk County Police Highway Patrol Motor Carrier Unit today issued several summonses to the operator of a dump truck that spilled half a ton of debris across Sunrise Highway. More...

Photo

Congressman Steve Israel attended a "Seeing-Off" ceremony for family members of the Fighting 69th. They will be headed to Fort Bragg, North Carolina for a visit with their loved ones before they deploy to Afghanistan. More...

Reward offered for information leading to arrest in hit and run

Suffolk County Police First Squad Detectives are asking for the public's help in solving a motor vehicle crash that left a 26-year-old Amityville man dead Feb. 23. More...

 

People/Social

Babylon Councilman Lindsay Henry Appointed to the Appellate Division Committee on character and fitness

Effective March 2008, Babylon Town Councilman and local attorney Lindsay Patrick Henry has been appointed be the Appellate Division, Second Department of the New York State Supreme Court, to the New York State Appellate Division Committee on Chara More...

MANA congratulates Copiague Superintendent on his retirement

The Minister Alliance of North Amityville and Vicinity (MANA) presented a plaque of appreciation to Dr. William Bolton in honor of his retirement as the superintendent of Copiague Public Schools. Dr. More...

Maria Driscoll turns 100!

Maria Driscoll, a resident of Dominican Village in Amityville, turned 100 years old. She celebrated her birthday with her daughters and son and their extended family members on Feb. 22. More...

Obituaries

Irene Davis, member of AL Ladies Auxiliary

Longtime Copiague resident Irene Louise Davis, a past president of the Ladies Auxiliary of American Legion Post #1015 in Copiague, died March 4, 2008. She was 82. More...

Marion Krause Walker, mother of local resident Ken Walker

A memorial service will be held April 6 for Marion Krause Walker, the loving mother of Amityville resident Kenneth Walker, a former Amityville School board member and a member of Amityville Kiwanis.Mrs. More...

William Kastner, 54 resident of Copiague

William "Bill" Kastner, who lived in Copiague for more than five decades and loved spending time near the sea, died March 10, 2008 after fighting leukemia. He was 55 years old. More...













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