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December 15, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Reservist Kendale Getaw graduates

Army Reserve Pvt. Kendale Getaw has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga. He is the son of Elie and Geniveve Getaw of S. Essen Drive, Amityville. More...

SCNB opens and Amityville welcomes it

The Suffolk County National Bank of Amityville opened its doors and welcomed in Amityville. More...

Christmas Spectacular at Bethel AME Church Sunday

Bethel A.M.E. Church, 20 Simmons St., Copiague is holding a Christmas Spectacular, Joy to the World,” Sun., Dec. 19, at 6 p.m. in the church. Donation is $20, children 15 and under $10. For more information call 631-842-8463. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Copiague’s Susan E. Wiley Elementary students recognize International Day of Peace

In recognition of the International Day of Peace on Sept. 21, select students in various groups at Susan E. Wiley Elementary School in Copiague worked together with school social worker Angela Greaves to create an original poem. More...

Amityville High School welcomes singer/songwriter Jared Campbell

Students at Edmund W. Miles Middle School and Amityville High School in the Amityville School District recently welcomed singer/songwriter Jared Campbell for two performances. More...

Copiague Middle School participates in “Books and Bagel” breakfast

Over the summer more than 30 students at Copiague Middle School participated in the school’s Summer Reading Program. More...

Obituaries

Karen Hines, former Amityville resident, caring passionate person

Karen M. Hines, who was born in Amityville and later lived in East Greenville, died in her Pennsylvania home on Nov. 28, 2010. She was 67. She was born in Amityville to J. Edward and Charlotte T. More...

Opinion

‘Tis the season of giving

Many of the local food pantries are in desperate need of donations, and the volunteers are reaching out to the public for assistance as the holidays approach. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Guest Commentary

One man’s flight from plenty in search of those in need

Some time ago, I associated chicken francaise with the Holiday Season, instead of the usual stuff, but not in the usual way. More...

Amityville Village extends cabaret license for El Rodeo

POSTED, Dec. 21-The Amityville Village Board wished everyone a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year at its last meeting of the year held Dec. 13. More...

ASD meeting new challenge of higher enrollment and ESL students

While other schools in Suffolk County are experiencing a reduction in student population, Amityville School District’s student body has increased about four percent due to a rise in immigrant populations, said school officials. More...

St. Mark’s hosts Celebration Brass concert December 19

Celebrations Brass will be presenting a concert at St. Mark’s United Methodist Church, 200 Hempstead Ave., Rockville Centre. Sun., Dec. 19, 4 p.m. More...

Local gym holding toy drive Friday

Normally on Christmas, Paul Riedel, owner of Big Al’s Family Fitness Center in Amityville, brings in homeless and other underprivileged children into his gym for a holiday celebration. More...

First Homebuyers workshop

Supervisor Steven Bellone and the Town of Babylon Department of Human Services will sponsor a Women’s Empowerment Forum Workshop on Housing Resources for First Time Homebuyers, Mon., Dec. 20, 6:30 to 8 p.m. More...

Denise Bourgard, former Amityville resident, worked in family’s hair salon

Former Amityville resident Denise “Deedee” Galichet Bourgard died Nov. 22, 2010 in Severna Park, Maryland. She was 98, but always remained young at heart. More...

 

People/Social

Autumn Surf Fishing Cup is a big success

Councilman Lindsay Henry was on hand this year to support the Autumn Surf Fishing Cup, hosted by both the Town of Babylon and the Paumonak Surf Casters. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Standing behind a oneway glass window, could your dog pick you out of a police lineup? More...

Events & Calendar

This week’s Calendar of Events

THURSDAY, December 16 •Babylon Town Board of Appeals Meeting: 6 p.m., Town Hall, Sunrise Hwy., Lindenhurst. For info., call 957-7414. •Amityville Rotary Weekly Meeting: 8 a.m.; For info., 631-264-0300. The president is Sonji Crawford Clark. More...

Amityville Artists Circle presents “ Transitions”

The Amityville Artists Circle celebrated the opening of its latest member show entitled Transitions at the Circle Gallery, 186 Broadway ( Route 110), Amityville, on Nov. 19 with a gala party. More...

NSHC creates website for hospital analysis information

Those searching for concise and current analysis and information related to hospital and health policy now have an easy-to-use website. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of formation of IMPRESSIONS BEAUTY SUPPLY L.L.C., a limited liability company. Articles of Organization filed with the Secretary of State of New York (SSNY) on 11/02/2010. Office location: Suffolk County. More...

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