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October 5, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

COMING UP...

•Chinese Auction: Temple Sinai of Massapequa and Amityville, Sun., Oct. 9, 270 Clocks Blvd., Massapequa. $5. Doors open 6 p.m. For info., call 631-957-2953. •Amity Artists Gala: Sun., Oct. More...

Bellone, Carpenter talk taxes in SC Exec's race by Carolyn James Lawmakers: Levy budget would put County in red

The Vote! Josephine Rago of Copiague is Nov. 8th, selling her home. She has lived More...

NAFCo Vamps battle house blaze; three firefighters slightly injured

On Mon., Sept. 26, The North Amityville Fire Company responded to 43 Tyrconnell Street about 2:30 p.m. for a reported house fire. When firefighters arrived they encountered heavy smoke from the front of the house and heavy fire in the rear. More...

Pre-Wedding Beauty Tips for the Bride

(NewsUSA) - You want everything to be picture perfect for your wedding, including your smile. But like everything else about your big day, that perfect smile could require some work ahead of time. More...

Rules of Engagement: What to Know Before Popping the Question

(NewsUSA) - An engagement ring symbolizes your promise to love and cherish your partner forever, and shows the world your commitment to your fiance. More...

Special Sections

People/Social

Copiague retirees honored by the board of education

The Copiague School District’s retirees were honored by the school board for their many years of dedicated service to the students and community. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

Part 1-Pia the Pointer: I am partial to Pointers- partly because I’ve been trailing the 1887 Babylon grave of Sensation, Westminster Kennel Club’s trademark Pointer; partly because the historian of the American Pointer Club is a wonderful More...

PETS FOR ADOPTION

Left, Silky Terrier found wearing a dress. More...

Hot Laps

As the 2011 Riverhead Raceway season wound down on September 17, the word that was on m mind was “streaks.” With two division titles already decided (Justin Bonsignore -Modifieds and Chris Young, Jr. More...

Obituaries

Mary Johnson, longtime member of American Legion Ladies Post 390

Amityville resident and longtime American Legion Ladies Auxiliary member Mary Loretta Johnson died Sept. 12, 2011 at the Broadlawn Manor Nursing Home, Amityville. She was 84. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

NOTICE OF SALESUPREME COURT:SUFFOLK COUNTY.DEUTSCHE BANK NATIONAL TRUST COMPANY AS TRUSTEE FORAMERIQUEST MORTGAGE SECURITIES INC.ASSET BACKED PASSTHROUGH CERTIFICATES SERIES 2005-R5,UNDER THE POOLING AND SERVICINGAGREEMENT DATEDJUNE 1, 2005. Pltf. More...

Memorial Run Scheduled for Wednesday

CHS Track Team remembers Christopher Urban

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Bellone outlines Veterans Protection bill at press conference today

Impending deployment of Councilwoman Jacqueline Gordon prompts move
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AMHS to Host College Fair tomorrow

Amityville Memorial High School will host a district-wide College Fair on Thursday, October 6 from 7-9 p.m. More...

Brunswick seeks okay to expand parking plan

Representatives for Brunswick Hospital Center’s Brunswick Hall applied for zoning relief to expand a parking lot there. More...

NA woman killed in one-car crash

Suffolk County Police First Squad detectives are investigating a one-car crash that killed an Amityville woman Thursday morning, Sept. 29. More...

Brides save money and time planning their wedding online

(NAPS)—This year, 2.1 million brides will create their dream wedding by threading together a collection of wedding images and inspirations. With all these ideas floating around, brides need to be organized. More...

A Vow To Wow

(NAPS)—Brides are saying “I do” to a beautiful bridal accessory—a selection of bridal-in­spired French nails. More...

 

Election

Election watch: Could Bellone's popularity work against him? Town GOP candidates hold meet and greet; taxes on tap

When then New York City Mayor Ed Koch ran for Governor in New York in 1982, he lost the Democrat to Mario Cuomo, then the lieutenant governor. More...

Schools/Sports

Park Ave. Elementary School students study butterflies

Jane Dady’s class (pictured) at Park Avenue Memorial Elementary School in Amityville was among the thirdgrade classes who recently studied the life cycle of the butterfly. More...

St. Martin of Tours car wash a splashing success

Closing their books, students of the National Junior Honor Society reached for their sponges and buckets to wash cars. Sponsored by the St. More...

Events & Calendar

This week’s Calendar

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, October 6 •Amityville Rotary Weekly Meeting: 8 a.m.; For info., 631-264-0300. More...

VFW Post 7223 celebrates 65 years October 22

The John J. Kreyer VFW Post 7223 of Amityville will celebrate 65 years of continuous service in Amityville, Sat., Oct. 22, 1 to 5 p.m. at the Chateau La Mer waterfront restaurant. More...

Chinese auction Oct. 9

Temple Sinai of Massapequa and Amityville will sponsor an international Chinese auction, Sun., Oct. 9, at the temple, 270 Clocks Blvd., Massapequa. Entry tickets are $5 each and extra cards are $1 each. More...

Opinion

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

— by Kevin Eastwood

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Long Island’s finest season

Is there any time more beautiful on Long Island than October when the fresh air clings to you like a perfume and the leaves begin to put on their blazing coat of many colors? What could be better? More...

The blissful experience of a morning sail

The ocean swells were undulating gracefully like a crafty old belly dancer beckoning with each roll. Above, the gulls call out as they play with the breeze. More...

Poll

Do you expect to spend more this holiday season than you did last year?












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