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February 18, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

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Copiague 50 Deauville Blvd. 631-691-1111 •On Sun., Feb. 22, 2 to 4 p.m. award-winning harmonica virtuoso, Jia-Yi He will perform. Tickets will be available Sat. Feb. 21 for $3. More...


Jo Heller: lifetime Amityville & East Massapequa resident

Active community member and loving homemaker Josephine "Jo" M. Heller died Jan. 27, 2009 after an illness in Amityville. She was 81. She was born Jan. 23, 1928 in Amityville to Antonio and Mary (nee Zarcone) Abbate. More...


Levy speech leaves door open to all decision makers

S.C. Exec. Steve Levy's State of the County address, which is discussed in a news story on the front page of this paper this week had, to our mind, the perfect tone necessary in time of crisis. More...


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History of abortion in America is linked to genocide

Public Commentary

Dear Editor: "Are we living his dream; America then and now" Slavery to segregation, we ignored a race of peoples' inalienable rights. The very debate made most blush and was not allowed at our dinner tables. Then one man had a dream. More...

Levy gives dire picture of Suffolk's finances; looks at challenge with hope

Suffolk lawmakers said State of the County speech lacked specifics

A one-hour State of the County speech delivered by S.C. Exec. Steve Levy provided a realistic but optimistic look at the County's finances, calling for everyone to roll up their sleeves and work together to get through these tough economic times. More...

After year-long delay, Town signs off on 8-year CSEA contract

An 8-year contract, one of the longest ever approved between CSEA employees and the Town of Babylon, has finally been adopted. More...


Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

You're never too old be a winner. Ten-yearold Stump proved this at the 133rd Westminster Kennel Club (WKC) Dog Show as the first of his breed but more important- the oldest dog ever to win at the Garden. More...

Events & 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...

Commodity Supplemental Food Program free food for seniors

The Commodity Supplemental Food Program/ FAN (funded by USDA, NYSDOH and administered by Catholic Charities) is offering free food for seniors age 60 and over, who meet income guidelines. More...

Marrow Donor Drive to be held February 22

A Marrow Donor Drive is being held Sun., Feb. 22, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at St. Rose of Lima Church, 2 Bayview Rd., at Merrick Road, Massapequa in the rectory meeting room, downstairs. More...

Legals - Free Access


LEGAL NOTICE FOR TAXES DUE AND UNPAID TO THE VILLAGE OF AMITYVILLE FOR THE YEAR 2008 Master Waterproofers, Inc. 101-7-6-26 $5,346.91 16 South Ketcham Avenue William Bechtold 101-7-6-27 $2,141. More...

Suffolk County Shelter Locator and Storm Surge Zone Mapping Tool
The Shelter Locator and Storm Surge Zone Mapping Tool