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February 23, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Help for seniors filing STAR exemption forms

Receiver of Taxes, Corinne DiSomma, would like to inform seniors that the deadline to file real property tax exemption applications is March 1, 2011. More...

Local Folks Make the News

Jill Kissel of Amityville spent some time going around Town and photographing some of the Snowmen who graced lawns and yards around the Village. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Northwest School students make apple pie

Student s in Hazel McEachin’s class at Nor thwe st Elementary School in Amityville c el ebr ate d the fall season in good taste; they made apple pies from scratch. More...

Copiague girls JV field hockey team honored

Congratulations 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

Pauline Pugliese, Amityville resident, St. Martin’s Minister

Amityville resident and St. Martin’s Extraordinary Minister of the Eucharist Pauline M. Pugliese died Jan. 30, 2011. She was 84. More...

Opinion

Guest Editorial: It’s times our unions join the real world

Many government offices, buildings, courts, etc., enjoyed a holiday on Fri., Feb. 11 in celebration of Lincoln’s birthday, which fell on Sat., Feb. 12. More...

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Stern objects to ban on energy drinks; supports value of personal choices

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School officials gear up for tough budget process as major state cuts and tax cap loom

While some taxpayers applauded Governor Andrew Cuomo’s budget proposal – specifically a real property tax cap—local school administrators are sounding the alarm how they believe the proposed dramatic cut in school aid, along with th More...

S.C. Legislature to consider "flying ice" bill

In Missouri, a young woman’s face was fractured when a three-foot piece of ice broke loose from the roof of a vehicle traveling in front of her car, smashed through her windshield and struck her. More...

Assembly, Senate pass bill eliminating ban on lever voting machines

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Village sets hearing on road bond for Feb. 28th

The Village of Amityville has set an information hearing to outline details of a bond referendum that will be placed on the ballot March 15. The hearing is set for Mon., Feb. 28, 8 p.m. More...

 

People/Social

Bay Village Civic Association hosts Amityville candidates

The Bay Village Civic Association hosted a Meet the Candidates night last week, providing the four men who are seeking two seats on the Village board with the opportunity to meet Village to association members. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

For the last 135 years Westminster Kennel Club has been “America’s Dog Show”. It also happens to be the only dog show where the Group and Best In Show judging is broadcast live on national television. More...

Events & Calendar

Black history month program to be held February 26

Supervisor Steven Bellone and the Town of Babylon Department of Human Services will host the 23rd Annual Black History Month program, Sat., Feb. 26, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Babylon Town Hall Annex, 281 Phelps Ln., North Babylon. More...

Counterfeiters film and discussion on February 27

The Counterfeiters is a film that tells the tale of the largest forgery operation of all time, conducted from within the squalor the Sachsenhausen concentration camp. More...

Science of Spirituality meditation workshop to begin on March 8

The Science of Spirituality Meditation Center, 79 County Line Rd., Amityville will hold a meditation series entitled The Ultimate Peaceful Experience Meditation Workshop with speaker Andrew Vidich, Phd. More...













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