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February 11, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

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Pets, Pets, Pets

"I care not for a man's religion whose dog and cat are not the better for it." Abraham Lincoln Abraham Lincoln, considered by many our greatest President, was born 200 years ago tomorrow. More...

Library

Record LIBRARY

Copiague 50 Deauville Blvd. 631-691-1111 •Tonight, Wed., Feb. 11, 7 to 8 p.m. historian Gene Horton will present a vignette about each of our Presidents in a slideshow and lecture. •On Sun., Feb. 22, 2 to 4 p.m. 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...

Good Samaritan Hospital blood drive February 17

Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center will be holding a blood drive Tues., Feb. 17, 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. in the Guild Conference Center, 1000 Montauk Highway, West Islip. There will be free cholesterol testing for all blood donors and a free gift. More...

Terrence Washington takes first place at the Apollo

gift ....appeared at the Apollo Theater Jan. 7 and took first place. He returned Jan. 28 and came in first place again on the Apollo Theater's 75th anniversary. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices Your right to know

Legal Notice: The Joint Commission conducts unannounced surveys of South Oaks Hospital. South Oaks Hospital is located at 400 Sunrise Highway, Amityville, N.Y. 11701. Our next survey for the Opioid Treatment Program is expected in February, 2009. More...

Amityville Warriors defend their title

On Friday January 30th and the Varsity Wrestling team left Amityville for the Rodney Smith Classic Wrestling Tournament in East Windsor, Connecticut. More...

Babylon Town program looks to ease burden of evictions; protect communities from blight

For years, residents evicted from their homes or apartments by the S.C. Sheriff's Office had their personal belongings placed curbside, exposed to the elements, and to the view of their neighbors. More...

 

People/Social

Copiague School district celebrates family literacy night

Susan E. Wiley Elementary School in the Copiague School District recently held its second of three Family Literacy Nights aimed at increasing parental involvement in the literacy program. More...

Copiague Elementary school held its annual Pajama Read Night focusing on literacy

The Deauville Gardens Elementary School in Copiague held its annual Pajama Read Night for kindergarten students. More...

Students in Amityville enjoy the enhancements which provide a positive learning environment

Amityville students are hard at work with an energy and focus that can be partially attributed to the many enhancements in the learning environment that have been taking place around the district. More...

Obituaries

Audrey Lois Imbrigato, longtime Amityville resident, and nurse at VA and Brunswick hospitals

Over the years, as Paul Imbrigato and his three sisters were growing up in Amityville, and then as they made their way through life as adults, there was one thing they could always count on: the good counsel of their mother, Audrey Lois Imbrigato. More...

Dolores Coleman: devoted teacher and loving family matriarch

Described by her husband as loving and caring, Dolores J. Coleman spent her life loving her family and teaching others to better their lives. Mrs. Coleman, of North Amityville, died Dec. 18, 2008 after an illness. At the time of her passing Mrs. More...

Opinion

Outrage over steroids in baseball is a curve ball

Editorial

The ongoing legal battle over the use of steroids by major league baseball players, or lack thereof, is a case of absolute absurdity. More...

Violent offenders do not represent Long Islanders

There is no question that recent incidents on Long Island involving violence against minorities raise the consciousness of the public and lead to questions about how to ensure that the rights of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness touch the More...

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