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January 26, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Slack not running for Board in March

Longtime Village Trustee Joe Slack has decided not to seek another term in the Village elections set for Tues., March 15. Slack, who ran under the Oak Tree Party banner, said he believes it’s time for a new candidate. More...

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Schools/Sports

College aid workshop for Amityville students Feb. 10th

Amityville Memorial High School is hosting a FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) workshop on Thurs, Feb. 10, 7 to 9 p.m. in the school library. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Starting with the disclaimers “pet accidents happen” and “no dog is immune from getting lost”, the following is a dog lover’s nightmare. More...

Events & Calendar

Backpacks for children of deployed soldiers

Suffolk County 4-H will sew and make drawstring backpacks to fill and donate to children of deployed soldiers as part of Operation: Military Kids. More...

This week’s Calendar of Events

THURSDAY, January 27 •Babylon Town Board of Appeals Meeting: 6 p.m., Town Hall, Sunrise Hwy., Lindenhurst. Call 957-7414. •Amityville Rotary Weekly Meeting: 8 a.m.; For info., 631-264-0300. The president is Sonji Crawford Clark. More...

Literary Society holds monthly meeting

The Mary P. Myton Literary Society held its monthly meeting at the home of Sylvia Magnani. President Joan Garry called the meeting to order and read the treasurer’s report in the absence of Caroline D’Antonio. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of formation of Boone’s Dock Press LLC. Articles of Organization filed with the Secretary of State of New York SSNY on 07/26/10. Office located in Suffolk County. SSNY has been designated for service of process. More...

Copiague administrators accept zero percent contract

THEY CITE CURRENT ECONOMIC CRISIS FACING NYS SCHOOLS

POSTED MON., JAN. 31- by Lena Pennino At the Copiague school board meeting, Superintendent Charles Leunig announced that the central office administration will take a zero percent raise for the 2011-12 school year. More...

Village looks to keep High-Tech Pharmacal in Amityville

Posted Wed., Feb. 2- High Tech Pharmacal, an Amityville business that employs 300 people, has a decision to make. More...

Brett Devine, nominated for high honors at Dowling

Brett Devine, of Amityville, a student at Dowling College in Oakdale, has been nominated for membership in The National Society of Collegiate Scholars (NSCS), the honor society for high-achieving firstand second-year college students. More...

St Martin's student kicks off recycling program

Nick De Marco, a 7th grade student at St. Martin of Tours School in Amityville, helped 20 families “go green” by distributing Town of Babylon recycling pails to them. More...

 

People/Social

Taking a balanced approach – Ingenious Ways To Shed Pounds

(NAPS)—If you’ve long felt you’ve had a slim chance of being slender, you may be glad to know you can take a balanced approach to your health and not have to give up all the good things in life. In fact, you may have to add a few. More...

It’s never too late to take the steps needed to improve your health

(NewsUSA) - With the start of the new year, we’ve all become a little older and wiser. So, why not put some of that wisdom into making healthier decisions over the next year? More...

What you can do to counter teen prescription drug abuse

(NAPS)—Many parents used to fear that their children would abuse or become addicted to illegal “street drugs” like marijuana or cocaine. More...

Obituaries

Kevin Buckley, Amityville Harbor resident, Vietnam veteran

Lifelong Amity Harbor resident and Vietnam-era veteran, Kevin Buckley, died Dec. 30, 2010 after an illness caused by a stroke. At the time of his death he was a resident at A. Holly Patterson Extended Care Facility in Uniondale. He was 63. More...

Opinion

The high price of volunteerism

Eric Devine, an Amityville Fire Department volunteer, was seriously injured in a motor vehicle accident in Massapequa Park as he was driving to the firehouse on Sunday. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Readers speak up about current controversy on electric cars

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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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