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February 16, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Hi-Tech Pharmacal, looking to expand here or move out of state

Hi-Tech Pharmacal, an Amityville business that employs 300 people, has a decision to make. The company, which has $164 million in revenue, is growing, and the one thing that is certain is that it needs more room. More...

Amityville Park Avenue students celebrate Chinese New Year

Third graders at Amityville’s Park Avenue Memorial Elementary School celebrated Chinese New Year by practicing Chinese writing, learning the Zodiac, making Chinese drums and eating Chinese food More...

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Schools/Sports

Athletes invited to participate in Lazer Run

Runners and walkers of all ages and levels of ability from the Massapequas and Amityville and all over Long Island are invited to test their training and endurance levels by being a part of the 14th annual Lazer, Aptheker, Rosella & Yedid Kings P More...

Scholars in the News

•William Brooks, of Amityville, a senior at Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, received the Dean Frank B. Williams Memorial Prize at the college’s Fall Honors Day ceremonies. More...

Copiague girls JV field hockey team honored

Congratulations go to the Walter G. O’Connell Copiague High School girls junior varsity field hockey team and their coach Maria Stamatelatos, for receiving the Marilyn Cross Sportsmanship Award. More...

Obituaries

Al Giordano: founder Copiague Little Conference Football League

Lifetime Copiague resident Alphonso “Al” Giordano, a founding member of the Copiague Litte Conference Football League, died Jan. 15, 2011. He was 81 and had been involved in many aspects of the community he loved. More...

Alice Harman Rose, former Babylon teacher and Copiague board member

Alice Harman Rose, a retired teacher of Babylon and former Copiague school board member, died Jan. 9, 2011. She was 94 years old. More...

Opinion

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Noting change over the years with a bit of nostalgia

What happened to mail? I don’t mean junk mail, bills and advertisements. I mean personal, handwritten letters. Am I the only one who cherishes this kind of unique mail? More...

Man’s best friend can be found at your local animal shelters

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Amityville Village candidates discuss issues

BAY VILLAGE CIVIC ASSOCIATION HOSTS MEET THE CANDIDATES NIGHT
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Deadline March 1 for filing STAR exemptions

HELP AVAILABLE FOR SENIORS WHO NEED HELP FILING FORMS

Posted Fri., Feb. 18 Receiver of Taxes, Corinne DiSomma, would like to inform seniors that the deadline to file real property tax exemption applications.. More...

Citizens are the eyes and ears of Amityville police

Information leads to arrest of two assailants and gun-toting LIRR passenger

Two people have been arrested and charged with the attempted robbery that took place Dec. 17 on West Oak Street and Birch Avenue, directly behind the Amityville Fire Department headquarters. More...

Catholic Health Services of Long Island sponsors spiritual care companion program

Catholic Health Services (CHS) of Long Island, one of the region’s largest integrated healthcare systems, is sponsoring a training program for volunteers who are interested in becoming a CHS Spiritual Care Companion. More...

Celebrating the Village of Amityville

The Bay Village Civic Association (BVCA) held its annual luncheon at the Unqua Corinthian Yacht Club Jan. 30. More than 100 people attended the event, which included a Chinese auction. More...

 

People/Social

Help for divorce, separation and widowhood offered

Long Island Beginning Experience offers help for the heartache of divorce, separation and widowhood. A weekend is planned for March 4 to 6. For information and reservations, call John at 516-822-0635, Jim at 718-474- 3779 or Karen at 201-736-8200. More...

Copiague Chamber of Commerce supports Copiague Fire Department

At one of their recent meetings, the Copiague Chamber of Commerce donated $500 to the Copiague Fire Department as a “thank you” for the help they provided during the Chamber’s Fall Festival held at Tanner Park. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Libby spent too long on the lam. Over the last ten months workers in a Hauppauge industrial corridor spotted this hungry Golden Retriever mix foraging for food outside various businesses. Some fed the phantom brown dog, but none could catch her ... More...

Events & Calendar

Property tax deadline approaching

Suffolk County Treasurer Angie Carpenter advises residents that all property tax exemptions applications are due to your local tax assessor by March 1 each year. More...

This week’s Calendar of 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. THURSDAY, February 17 More...

Free marketing seminar for business

What’s the secret to making money in these tough economic times? Christ Covenant Church is sponsoring a free marketing seminar for local businesses, Tues., Feb. 22, 7:30 p.m. at the church Fellowship Hall, 67 Scudder Ave., Copiague. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

SUMMONS AND NOTICE OF OBJECT OF ACTION STATE OF NEW YORK SUPREME COURT: COUNTY OF SUFFOLK ACTION TO FORECLOSE A MORTGAGE INDEX NO.: 35029/07 GMAC MORTGAGE, LLC SUCCESSOR BY MERGER TO GMAC MORTGAGE CORPORATION Plaintiff, vs. More...

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