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April 21, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Steppin' out in style for the Annual Easter Egg Hunt

There's not a shadow of a doubt that this youngster, and hundreds of others, enjoyed the annual Easter Egg Hunt sponsored by the Amityville Fire Department at Peterkin Park. Photo by Joe Turner More...

Town's emergency plan goes into action after toxic spill

A minor toxic spill in the laundry room of South Oaks Hospital Monday morning sent eight people to the hospital with minor respiratory problems. All were released later in the day. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Cyber-Bullying presentation offered

TheEducation Department of Suffolk County Coalition Against Domestic Violence now provides presentations to youth and adult groups in the community on Internet Safety and the Dangers of Cyber-Bullying. More...

Amityville Park Avenue students recreate Egypt

Denise Graham’s sixth-grade students at Park Avenue Elementary School in the Amityville Public School District culminated their studies of Egypt with a unique project that allowed the students to creatively express what they had learned, and t More...

Great Neck Elementary School in Copiague joined children across the globe

On Oct. More...

Obituaries

Florence “Wilda” Brewster, Amityville High School graduate, founder of the American Legion Amityville

Amityville homemaker and mother Florence Wilda Brewster died March 12, 2010 in Mineola after a brief illness. She was 92 and spent her life caring for others, said her family More...

Artie Peterson, Marine and Amityville resident

Longtime Amityville resident Arthur “Artie” W. Peterson died March 14, 2010 at his Carman Place home after a long illness. He was 82. He was born on Sept. 6, 1927 in New York City to Philip and Lucille (Bremer) Peterson. More...

Isabelle Gestal Rice, former Amityvillian

Former Amityville resident Isabelle Lyle deWolfe Gestal Rice died March 14, 2010 in her home at Heritage Village in Southbury, Connecticut. She was 94. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Notice of Formation of Morningside Heights SN, LLC. Arts. of Org. filed with NY Secy. of State (SSNY) on 9/22/08. Office location: Suffolk County. SSNY is designated as agent of LLC upon whom process against it may be served. More...

Goldean King, former Copiague teacher, dies

Students remember her with fondness

by Tiffany Elliott Even years after her retirement, Copiague School teacher Goldean P. King was remembered by her students, and touched so many people’s lives that many of her former students stayed in contact with her. More...

Copiague Schools making cuts to make ends meet next year

Like all school districts on Long Island, Copiague School is trimming its budget, but -- as of press time – the district still had more than a $400,000 budget gap that it was hoping to fill... perhaps with State aid. More...

Local girls score big

The Suffolk County Women's Basketball Coaches Association Annual Awards Dinner was held at Villa Lombardi's in Holbrook on March 18. More...

AMHS presents Once Upon a Mattress

The Amityville Memorial High School Drama Club presented Once Upon A Mattress last month, drawing enthusiastic crowds of residents, friends and family members. More...

 

People/Social

Renowned Author Tony Abbott talks about his craft with Amityville Middle School students

Amityville English Language Arts (ELA) students met with the author of a book assigned during class. Students at Edmund W. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Too bad Emily Post never wrote a book about canine etiquette. More...

Library

It's Happenin' At Your Library

Amityville Oak and John Streets 631-264-0567 •Registration is underway for all children’s and young adult programs at the Library for April through June. More...

Events & Calendar

This Week’s events

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...

Veterans assistance offered

Legislator Tom Barraga (R-West Islip) has announced that the Suffolk County Veterans Service Agency will be hosting a county-wide Veterans Stand Down on Fri., April 23, 10 a.m. More...

Free feral cat workshop to be held April 24

Town of Babylon Supervisor Steve Bellone and Chris Elton, director of the Babylon Animal Adoption Center (BAARC), invite you to a free feral cat education workshop to be held Sat., April 24, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. More...

Opinion

Editorial:

Mystal scam shamed the office

Former Suffolk County Legislator Elie Mystal pleaded guilty last week to scamming the public out of more than $80,000 in salary and benefits by purporting to live in the 15th district he represented at least from June 2007 through May 2008. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

New EPA regulations will have a negative impact on Long Island’s real estate values

Dear Editor: More...













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