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April 27, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Villages, schools face suit­— again—over landfill use

Settlement authorizes move against other "guilty" parties

Officials from the Villages of Amityville, Lindenhurst and Babylon will meet over the next few weeks to discuss how they will address claims made against them for allegedly dumping hazardous materials in the Babylon Town landfill. More...

NA seniors visit Town Hall

Seniors from the North Amityville Senior Center recently visited Babylon Town Hall. The arrangements were made by Tanya Gilliard, the center's director. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Copiague cheerleaders in the news

MSG Varsity’s The Cheering Life, a monthly show celebrating school spirit and showcasing cheerleading squads from across the tri-state, recently offered an up-close look at the high school cheerleading squad from Walter G. More...

Scholars in the News

•Kathleen Mahary, of Amityville, a senior majoring in biological engineering, was named to the dean’s list for the fall 2010 semester at Cornell University, Ithaca, New York. More...

St. Martin of Tours School celebrates its 90th Anniversary... Honors students and staff

St. Martin of Tours recently celebrated it’s 90th Anniversary with a Gala celebration at the Melville Marriott. More...

Events & Calendar

Rotary Club holds food drive

The Amityville Rotary Club of Amityville held a food drive to benefit the Grace Community Church of Amityville on April 2. More...

Berner High School Reunion to be held July 30

A reunion will be held for Massapequa’s Alfred G. Berner High School classes of 1969, 1970 and 1971, Sat., July 30, 12:30 to 5:30 p.m. at The Riviera, 200 East Shore Dr., Massapequa. More...

USS Columbus Reunion planned for September 21

USS Columbus CA – 74/CG-12/SSN-762 will hold a reunion Sept. 21 to 24 at the Sheraton National Hotel, Arlington, Virginia. For information contact Allen R. Hope, president, 3828 Hobson Rd., Fort Wayne, IN 46815-4505. More...

Opinion

Editorial:

Fight back against counter culture to protect our children

Ever since an emaciated Barbi doll was first put on store shelves years ago, our young girls have been given the wrong impression about what they should look like. Now they’re being told what they should do, and the message is appalling. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Public, first and foremost wants officials who are honest

Trust is a basic value upon which an orderly society is based. Without this ultimate and steadfast foundation, we have nothing to assure us a life protected from chaos and anarchy. More...

Major accidents hold up traffic on Sunrise Highway last night

PEDESTRIAN KILLED

Posted Thurs May 5- by Carolyn James Two accidents, one that killed an 84-year-old Lindenhurst man, occurred within hours and blocks of each other along Sunrise Highway in Lindenhurst last night. More...

Man shot in North Amityville

POLICE INVESTIGATION UNDERWAY

Posted Tues., May 3- Suffolk County Police First Squad detectives are investigating a shooting that occurred in North Amityville Sat., April 29. They gave this account: More...

Copiague girl finds joy in making, sharing Easter palm crosses

Many parishioners politely take two or three palm branches on Palm Sunday after Mass at Our Lady of the Assumption Church in Copiague. Tiffany Holland, 12, takes an arm full. More...

 

People/Social

Civil War studies and a fresh perspective on the Military at Amityville HS

Students in Jon Klomp’s U.S. History class at Amityville Memorial High School (AMHS) received a first-hand perspective of the adversities that military soldiers face, including those beyond the obvious combat with the enemy. More...

Amityville Woman’s Club delivers “bags of love” to vets

“While your individual sacrifices in the name of our country are unknown to us, we thank you.” That’s the message delivered to Building 8 residents at the Northport VA facility from the Amityville Woman’s Club, along with bags More...

DAR enjoys colonial bottle program

At the October Col. Gilbert Potter Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), Sue Griffing, past regent of Col. Josiah Smith Chapter, presented a program on her colonial bottle collection of American women to our nation’s freedom. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

A chubby pooch boards the train; a Doodle bolts at LaGuardia; an SUV is stolen with a Lab inside lying in his crate. Recently these local lost dogs have made the news. They have been recovered unharmed. More...

Obituaries

Clare Braunstein, Amityville Temple Sinai member, accomplished editor and cook

Clare Braunstein, a former longtime Massapequa Park resident, died at her home in Montrose, Pennsylvania on April 5, 2011. She was 85. She was a member of Temple Sinai in Amityville as well as an accomplished editor and cook, Mrs. More...

Liliane Kegis Atwood, former Amityville resident

A burial and memorial service was held in Oakwood Cemetery, Bay Shore on April 11, 2011, for Liliane Kegis Atwood, a former Amityville resident who also lived in Bay Shore and died Dec. 6, 2010 in New Smyrna Beach, Florida. She was 92. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Notice of Formation of GROTON OWNERS, LLC. Arts of Org. filed with NY Secy of State (SSNY) on 2/25/11. Office location: Suffolk County. SSNY is designated as agent of LLC upon whom process against it may be served. More...









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