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February 9, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Local resident's bra design featured in breast cancer fundraiser

On March 15, an “artbra” created by Susan Bruno of Amityville will be auctioned to benefit the Adelphi NY Statewide Breast Cancer Hotline & Support Program. The event, Creative Cups, will be held at Adelphi University, from 6 p.m. More...

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Events & Calendar

This week’s Calendar of Events

THURSDAY, February 10 •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., call 631-264-0300. More...

American Legion Dance February 19

St. John Sardiello 1634 Son and Auxiliary will hold a Sadie Hawkins Day dance, Sat., Feb. 19, 8 p.m. to midnight at the American Legion Hall, 10 Bruce St., West Babylon. More...

American Legion clothing drive

Sgt. John Sardiello American Legion Auxiliary of West Babylon is conducting an ongoing clothing drive for homeless veterans through April. All gently worn clothing for men and women would be greatly appreciated. More...

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Public Notices

Notice of Formation of 2307 Flatbush Ave, LLC. Arts. of Org. filed with NY Secy. of State (SSNY) on 10/29/10. Office location: Suffolk County. SSNY is designated as agent of LLC upon whom process against it may be served. More...

State passes bill eliminating ban on lever voting machines

VILLAGES STILL SCRAMBLING TO DECIDE ON HOW TO CONDUCT MARCH 15 ELECTIONS

Posted Wed., Feb. 16- By Carolyn James More...

Crime rate in Village lowest in decade

The Amityville Village Police reported that the Village’s crime index is at 162, the lowest number recorded in the past ten years. More...

Park Avenue Elementary School celebrates its winter concert

Park Avenue Memorial Elementary School in Amityville celebrated the holiday season with its annual winter concert, showcasing the talents of the school’s Percussion Ensemble, Grade Three/Four Chorus, Grade Five Orchestra, Recorder Ensemble, Gra More...

Correction

A story outlining a decision by the Copiague School District Administrators to accept a zero percent salary increase for the coming year contained an error. The Assistant Superintendent for Finance and Operations was misidentified. He is Peter H. More...

 

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Pets, Pets, Pets

Next week-February 14/15- marks the 135th Westminster Kennel Club (WKC) Dog Show in NYC, and Babylon marks the site of the historic WKC clubhouse and kennels plus the grave of Sensation the Pointer who has always been the symbol of the famous dog sho More...

Obituaries

Florence Theresa Heimbuch Ricca, longtime Copiague resident, Our Lady of the Assumption Church parishioner

Florence Theresa Heimbuch Ricca moved from Copiague to Copiague. With six sons, “as the family got bigger, we moved down the street to a bigger house,” said David Heimbuch, one of her sons. More...

George Beierling, longtime Amityville resident, devoted church volunteer

Longtime Amityville and Gilgo Beach resident, and devoted church parishioner and volunteer, George L. Beierling, Jr. died Jan. 4, 2011 at his Broadway home. He was 75. More...

Opinion

Editorial:

Wanted: An engaged public during this year’s painful school budget process

In May, voters will be asked to approve their school budgets. They will also be asked to select trustees whose job it will be to represent the public, setting policy and monitoring expenditures as we move forward through another year. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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Setting a standard for civility in America

Dear Editor: More...

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