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May 20, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

Dentist looks to give victims of domestic violence a new smile

Because of neglect, her teeth were so rotten they looked like marbleized bread. After years of abuse and neglect from her domestic partner, a local woman (whose identity is confidential) will find her smile again, both emotionally and physically. More...

County offering summertime youth employment

Qualifying Suffolk County residents between the ages of 14 and 20 may be able to secure summer employment through the 2009 Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF)-funded Summer Youth Program, according to Suffolk Legislator Lou D'Amaro (D-Hu More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

NY Jet Jerricho Cotchery visits Susan E. Wiley School

It was an exciting day on April 22 for fourth grader Javier Benitez and his classmates at Susan E. Wiley Elementary School in Copiague, when New York Jets wide receiver Jerricho Cotchery made a special visit. More...

Jason Fraser playing for Globetrotters

For a while, Jason Fraser was the talk of town. The man-sized boy from Amityville was 6-10 and once destined for professional basketball millions. More...

Copiague Students Participate in Floor Hockey Tourney

Fifth-grade students from the Great Neck Road Elementary School in Copiague recently participated in a floor hockey tournament sponsored by the New York Islanders I.S.L.E. Program at Nassau Coliseum. More...

Obituaries

Patricia Caramanico, longtime Amityville resident and local medical secretary

The memorial card for Patricia Caramanico, shows a picture of a beautiful, tranquil beach. That is the way she was described by many of those who knew her. Patricia M. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

NOTICE OF SALE SUPREME COURT: COUNTY OF SUFFOLK - CITIBANK, N.A., AS TRUSTEE C/O EMC MORTGAGE CORPORATION, Plaintiff, AGAINST CARLO JEROME, ET AL., Defendant(s). More...

Kiwanis installs Andrew Nifenecker

On Thursday April 2nd, the Amityville Kiwanis Club installed Andrew Nifenecker as their newest member. Longtime member and past president Hal Shad preformed a touching installation. More...

In the Ne ws

Amityville's Darrel Young signs with Redskins

Amityville's Darrel Young is the latest Warrior to grab national athletic recognition after signing a free-agent contract with the Washington Redskins in early May. More...

Getting older doesn't have to be painful

It's time To Take Care Of Your Health

(NAPS)—These days, older Americans are on the go and are spending their retirement traveling, playing sports and volunteering. More...

Good Samaritan Hospital blood drive to be held May 27

Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center, 1000 Montauk Hwy., West Islip, will hold a blood drive in the Guild Conference Center, Wed., May 27, 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. There will be a free gift for all donors. More...

 

People/Social

Honoring All Those Who Served

Thank you to the readers who submitted the photos of their friends and family members who have served in the Armed Forces. This nation will remain the land of the free only so long as it is the home of the brave. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Documenting the work of the Man's Best Friends during World War II

Pets, Pets, Pets

"It's amazing what a bond you can get with a dog when you spend so much time with it. It's just like being brothers."…Bruce Wellington, USMC dog handler during World War II Pearl Harbor ushered in an unfamiliar battleground. U.S. 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...

Plans for success discussed at Amity Merchants reception

Amityville Mayor Peter Imbert, Chamber of Commerce President John Di Liberto and Merchants Committee Chairman John Nolan spoke at a reception for Amityville Merchants Thurs., April 4 hosted by Chase Bank. More...

N. Amity Festival June 6

The annual North Amityville Community Day Festival Committee will be celebrating its 35th year on Sat., June 6, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. rain or shine. It will be held at the Bolden Mack Park, Great Neck Road, Amityville. Admission is free. More...

Opinion

Albany takes LIers for a ride­— again

Editorial

What do schools, churches, senior citizen centers, fire departments, hospitals, town, county and state governments, libraries, nursery schools, day-care facilities, youth agencies, supermarkets, restaurants, delicatessens, dry cleaners, candy shops More...

Select exemptions burden other taxpayers

Public Commentary

Dear Editor: The New York State Assessors' Association just doesn't understand the workings of state government. All the news coming from Albany is about real property tax relief. More...

Taxes aren't bad

Dear Editor: I truly think I have never seen a more misguided group than the tea partyers. Don't they get it? If you want good services, you have to pay. Taxes are the answer. More...

Poll

Should President Barack Obama grant amnesty to illegal immigrants through a Presidential executive order?












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