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April 28, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

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Above, officials stand around the memorial plaque that recognizes the location of the Argyle Hotel and the first professional black baseball team in America, which was started by an employee of the ho More...

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Schools/Sports

Amityville Little League to host Pitch and Run competition

On May 2nd from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Amityville Little League will host the local round of Pitch, Hit & Run, and this year, the program is designed to give girls a chance to participate in this Major League event. More...

Amityville Memorial High School junior wins State Championship in Hurdling

Amityville Memorial High School Junior Sancho Barrett competed at the New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA) meet in the 55-meter hurdles, during which he came in first place in New York State. More...

Copiague High School Class of 2010 Top Ten

Marta and Monika Sulima, seniors at Walter G. O’Connell Copiague High School have made district history by becoming the first twins to earn the recognition of valedictorian and salutatorian, respectively. 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...

Obituaries

Goldean King, Copiague English teacher and friend

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...

Correction

An obituary on Florence Brewster that appeared in the April 21 edition contained an error in the headline. More...

Opinion

Should raising children today be this difficult and complicated?

I went to a baby shower this weekend, and it was a beautiful affair. As the future mother opened each gift, I became more and more convinced, however, that I had been a terrible mother. More...

Teachers must help out their communities in these tough economic times

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There’s plenty of shame to go around when it comes to Russian orphans

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Babylon's Baseball history recognized; event is a big hit

The sun was shining, and a cool breeze wafted through the air. It was the perfect setting to think baseball and that’s exactly what was on everyone’s mind as they gathered in Babylon Village on Sunday to honor the Cuban Giants. More...

ASD celebrates 21st Century grant

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Now more than six months into its federally funded program designed to help students achieve academic excellence, assist families with limited or no English speaking skills and build a better community, the Amityville School District is making the mo More...

Amityville Soccer news

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People/Social

Amityville Memorial High School student receives National Honor

The National Society of High School Scholars (SNHSS) recently announced that Amityville Memorial High School student Ledon D. Velez-Caldwell from College Point, has been selected for membership. More...

Amityville native Richard Brooks is deployed

Navy Ens. Richard Brooks, a native of Amityville, is currently deployed aboard the USS DE WERT presently supporting ongoing counter-piracy operations. Ens. More...

Airforce Airman James C. Banks graduated basic military training

Air Force Airman James C. Banks graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Step back and view the “big picture” of Babylon history. 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...

Friday Night Rebooted at Congregation Beth-El

Congregation Beth-El has created a new Friday evening service with new melodies and a fresh attitude called Friday Night Rebooted. The service is led by Hazzan Jefffery Myers and the Friday Night Band. The service premieres Fri., April 30, 7 p.m. More...

Town of Babylon to hold Bike Resgistration Drive

Town of Babylon Supervisor Steve Bellone, Councilwoman Jackie Gordon and Councilman Tony Martinez invite all residents to attend a Bike Registration Drive on Sat., May 1, 10 a.m. 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...

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