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March 2, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Final approvals near for burnt-out building on Merrick Road and B'dway

A new two-story building designed with the site’s history in mind, is planned for the northeast corner of Route 110 and Merrick Road in Amityville Village. More...

Volunteering at Good Samaritan Hospital offers students "work that counts"

Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center’s Junior Volunteers have contributed nearly 7,000 hours of service for 2010, a significant increase from the year before and an indication of how valuable volunteers are to the hospital. More...

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Schools/Sports

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

In recognition of the International Day of Peace 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

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

Events & Calendar

BACCA adds more shows to its lineup “Groucho, A Life In Review”

The Babylon Citizens Council on the Arts (BACCA is adding three more shows, “Groucho, A Life In Review,” on Sun., March 6, 13 and 27. More...

Winter Art Show March 12

The Babylon Village Arts Council will present its Second Winter Art Show, Sat., March 12, 1:30 to 5:30 p.m. at the Masonic Lodge located at 250 West Main St., Babylon. More...

Last Hope fundraiser

Last Hope Animal Rescue will hold its annual St. Patrick’s Day Dinner and Auction, Thurs., March 17, 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. at the Harbor Club, 95 New York Ave., Huntington. More...

Opinion

Guest Editorial:

Scanners are a scam on taxpayers

On Monday, Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed into law the change that now allows Villages (not school, fire or other special districts) to use the old lever-type voting machines. More...

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Amityville woman arrested at mall for robbery

Posted Mon., March 8, 2011- More...

Volunteering at Good Samaritan Hospital offers students "work that counts"

Kathryn Caulfield has had her eye on a career in health care for some time. The high school senior is one of the many young people who have participated in Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center’s More...

Record pet columnist wins national award

While dogs were just beginning to arrive at the Garden Feb. 13, Joanne Anderson strutted off with a Best in Show. More...

Candidates' Debate

The four candidates running for two trustee seats on the Amityville Village Board will meet for a debate Thurs., March 10, 8 p.m. at the Park Avenue Memorial School. The public is invited. More...

 

People/Social

St. Martin of Tours K of C recently held basketball free throw contest

The St. Martin of Tours Knights of Columbus, Amityville, recently held a basketball free throw contest. It was a best out of 15 shots contest and contestants competed within their age group. Shown are St. More...

AMHS student Jana Jackson recognized

Jana Jackson, a senior at Amityville Memorial High School, was one of the New Yorkers honored in Albany by New York State Health Commissioner Richard F. More...

Local resident reenlists in New York Army National Guard

Major General Patrick A. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

The spirit of Sensation transcends time. In 1887 at the age of 13, “Sensation,” the Pointer destined to be the emblem for the Westminster Kennel Club (WKC), died in Babylon. More...

Spring Home Improvement

Simple tips to getting your home organized

(NewsUSA) - At the start of the new year, many resolve to become more organized. More...

Spring Home Improvement

Redesigning your home with a budget in mind

(NAPSI)-In today’s tight economy, many people are trading off instead of trading up, according to a recent study by Yankelovich, and recommitting to their existing home in the process. More...

Obituaries

Ron Thomson of Amityville, local artist and Viet Nam veteran, at 68

Ronald G. Thomson, Jr., of Amityville, a wellknown local artist and veteran, died suddenly Feb. 20 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Bethpage. He was 68. Mr. Thompson was born in Brooklyn to Ronald G. and Gertrude (Olsen) Thomson. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of formation of ASCOT COACHING, INC. Arts. of Org. filed with SSNY on 11/18/10. Off. Loc.: Suffolk co. SSNY desig. as agt. Upon whom process may be served. SSNY shall mail process to: The LLC, 13 Laurel Avenue, Port Jefferson, NY 11777. More...

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