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May 13, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

Connie Davis honored on her retirement from Town of Babylon

Connie Davis, who served as Babylon Town Commis­sioner of Human Services, has retired and was honored at a dinner Thurs., April 16 at the Venetian Yacht Club in Babylon. More...

Amity Schools reduce staff, enhance ESL with 3.8% budget increase

With enrollment steady, but a realignment needed to free up space for students in the high school, an economic downturn underway and a dismal projec­tion for state aid, the Amityville School District knew this budget process was going to be tou More...

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Schools/Sports

Amityville Memorial High School School Drama Club Performs

High School Musical

The Amityville Memorial High School Drama Club presented Disney's High School Musical on State in March. The play was directed by Melissa Asbell with musical direction by Leonora Colletti. More...

Amityville students learned a message against bullying

Amityville's Park Avenue Memo­rial Elementary School fourth-grade students had the opportunity to par­ticipate in a drama/character education workshop led by teacher and artist Lyle Cogen from the Tilles Center. More...

Fowl Ball!

New manager Carter sees bright season ahead for Ducks

Gary Carter made a mis­take last year when he vol­unteered himself as a re­placement for former Mets manager Willie Randolph. A lot has changed since then. More...

Library

Record LIBRARY

Copiague 50 Deauville Blvd. 631-691-1111 •Today Wed., May 13, 7 to 8:30 p.m. a program will be offered exploring the reasons why a fat-free diet is not the answer for better health or weight loss. 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...

Birds of Prey event to be held June 18

The Great South Bay Audubon Society will host an event, Birds of Prey, on Thurs., June 18, 6 p.m. at Brookside County Park, 59 Brook St., Sayville. More...

Bingo and Chinese auction event to be held May 16

The North Amityville Fire Company Ladies Auxil­iary is sponsoring a supermarket Bingo and Chinese auction, Sat., May 16 at the North Amityville Fire Company Headquarters, 601 N. Broadway, North Amityville. Thedoors will open 7 p.m. More...

Opinion

Editorial

Graduations are a cause for good wishes and community celebration

We are in the midst of celebrating the graduation of hundreds of thousands of college graduates and sending them out into a world that is filled with difficulties as well as opportunities, challenges as well as harmony, and certainty in an uncertai More...

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Public Commentary

Photo shows signs displayed at a recent anti-tax Tea Party rally held locally. Organizers held similar rallies nationwide beginning tax day, April 15. More...

Today's news: Sat., May 16

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APD part of Click it or Ticket program

The Amityville Village Police Department is join­ing with hundreds of other law enforcement agencies across the country in renewing a pledge to save lives by intensifying efforts to enforce seat belt laws. More...

In the News

Amityville Heritage Fair Coming May 30th

It's that time of year again ....the 40th Annual Ami More...

Village Civic Association holds meeting, installs new board members MacGill and Aissa

In spite of torrential rain and cool weather, a large turn­out of members attended the April membership meeting of the Bay Village Civic Associa­tion (BVCA). More...

 

People/Social

Copiague Kiwanis and Chamber join forces for a better Copiague

Recently the Copiague Chamber of Commerce and Kiwanis Club held their 2nd annual joint meeting. This year, the event was at Goccia D'Oro Restaurant on South Wellwood Ave., Lindenhurst. In photo below, Kiwans President Dr. J. More...

Local author Tecoa T. Washington releases her new book

Tecoa T. Washington, of Co­piague, recently wrote a book entitled Medieval Bedazzle, a thriller with a combination of modern and medieval. Thistitle is available in paperback and au­dio book. More...

The Long Island Home honors John C. Mesloh with The Tapestry of Life Award

The Long Island Home's 8th Annual Tapestry Event, the President's Cocktail Reception, held on Thursday, Jan. 29, 2009 at TheCarltun in East Meadow honored John C. Mesloh. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

"Give me a head with hair, long beautiful hair. More...

Obituaries

Mary Ferrari: ran Nanny's Yarn Barn in Amityville

Longtime Babylon Village resident and area business owner Mary A. (Grasso) Ferrari died March 28, 2009. She was 92. She was born Sept. 7, 1916 and raised in a home on Park Avenue in Babylon; she was the daughter of Frank and Angelina Grasso. More...

Joe Chille: Copiague resident, WWII veteran

Longtime Copiague resident and family historian Joseph J. Chille died April 17, 2009. He was 83. "When he died, much of our family history went with him," said his son Christopher of Copiague. "He was a great storyteller." Born in Brooklyn, Mr. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

NOTICE TO BIDDERS The Town of Babylon Commissioner of General Services, Division of Purchasing will receive sealed proposals for: BID #0G9G54 RESURFACING OF VARIOUS SPRAY DECKS IN THE TOWN OF BABYLON until 10:00 A.M. More...

Poll

Was the the beheading of a woman in Moore, Oklahoma on Fri., Sept. 26 an act of terrorism on American soil, or an isolated incident involving a mentally deranged individual acting alone?












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