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October 29, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

Amityville noted in book on forgotten lore of Long Island

Stories about ghosts and buried gold, centurarians and barrels full of monkeys are among the stories that punctuate the history of Amityville. Now, some of those stories are documented in a new book by Richard Panchyk. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

AMHS guidance office offers resume workshop

The Amityville Memorial High School guidance department is offering lunchtime resume writing workshops for students interested in learning how to construct and write a resume. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Time for a Halloween horror story, courtesy of my recently rescued Afghan Hound, master of the macabre and misinterpreter of all things mundane. It's called "The Emasculation of Edgar Afghan Poe". More...

Poster Pets of the Week

"Max incognito" More...

Obituaries

Al Chasnov: Athlete, teacher and decorated war veteran, at 87

Longtime Massapequa resident and Levittown teacher, Alan A. Chasnov died Sept. 20, 2008 at New Island hospital in Bethpage. He was 87. He was born Sept. 19, 1921 in Brooklyn to Morris and Rebecca (Menchel) and served in the U.S. More...

Rosemary Owens: Music teacher and St. Martin of Tours' parishioner

Loving family matriarch and retired Massapequa School District teacher Rosemary M. Owens died Oct. 13, 2008. She would have been 82 years old in November. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT - COUNTY OF SUFFOLK LASALLE BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, AS TRUSTEE FOR THE STRUCTURED ASSET INVESTMENT LOAN TRUST 2005-2 c/o America's Servicing Company Plaintiff, AGAINST ANDREW HAGANS, et al. More...

Two candidates square off for a seat on Town Board

Two candidates running for Babylon Town Board have clear political distinctions. More...

Two vie for one-year post as Town Clerk

Two women who have been longtime volunteers in their communities are running for Babylon Town Clerk. The two, Carol Quirk, a former Town Councilwoman who was appointed to the seat in May, and Alice T. More...

Superior Style And Design For Kitchen And Bath

(NAPS)—Personalizing your kitchen or bathroom can be done in many ways. After all, families spend large quantities of time in both rooms, so you should enjoy them to the fullest. More...

 

People/Social

FALLing in love with Babylon

The weekend of Oct. 18 and 19 was a whirlwind for passionate Harvest fairgoers who had the opportunity to attend three major events celebrating Fall in Babylon this year. More...

Sisters of Greater LI host annual fashion

The Sisters of Greater Long Island, an African- American breast cancer survivor's organization recently held a luncheon and fashion show at the Manor East in Massapequa. More...

Events & Calendar

Record CALENDAR

The following is a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week. Readers should know that meetings are subject to change without notice. More...

Patriotic exibit at Amityville Library

Col. Gilbert Potter Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution sponsored a patriotic exhibit at the Amityville Library for the month of September. Celebrating Constitution Week, Sept. More...

Narrasketuck Yacht Club is 75

The 75th anniversary celebration of the Narrasketuck Yacht Club was held on Sept. 27 at the Club. "The "Club Narrasketuck" theme of speakeasy was to remember the era of the 1930s. Forty yacht club members attended. More...

Opinion

Our choices, national and local

Town of Babylon In the Town of Babylon two very competent and caring individuals are running for the board. Both have a history of working for their communities and families. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Reader opposes no-contest campaigns

Dear Editor A recent front page story, "Opposition in name only for Sweeney and Johnson," must have come as a huge relief to scores of political jobholders worried sick lest they be forced to work hard this year helping to re-elect Democratic Ass More...

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