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October 26, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

CSD mulls financial challenges for coming year

Copiague Superintendent of Schools, Charles Leunig reported that a new school year is underway and outlined some of the challenges facing not only Copiague Schools but also schools throughout the state. More...

Concussions, a growing health concern being addressed

Fifteen-year-old Michael Greco of St. John the Baptist High School in West Islip was playing football when he and another player tackled one another head on. More...

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People/Social

Bowling event to benefit Alzheimer’s Association to be held November 3

Sunrise Senior Living in West Babylon is spearheading a bowling event on behalf of the Sunrise communities that will be held Thurs., Nov. 3, 1 to 3 p.m. at 300 Long Island, 895 Walt Whitman Rd. Melville. More...

St. Catherine of Siena residents visit American Air Power Museum

On Fri., May 27, some of St. Catherine of Siena Nursing & Rehabilitative Care Center’s residents visited the American Airpower Museum in Farmingdale. More...

Columbiettes Chinese auction November 6

Our Lady of the Rosary Columbiettes will hold its annual Chinese auction, Sun., Nov. 6 to the benefit the Good Shepherd Hospice and Ss. Cyril and Methodius Outreach and Children of Hope. The auction will be held in the auditorium of Ss. More...

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A Hal loween story to real ly sink your teeth into

October is when you really know summer is gone. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Here’s a different type of ghost story for Halloween – one about a trio of albino, and presumed blind, puppies rescued by a group that lives up to its name. More...

PETS FOR ADOPTION

Above, “Abby” ~Cane Corso pup More...

Obituaries

Catherine Chichester, Amityville resident

Longtime Amityville area resident Catherine M. Chichester, who loved her family and friends, died at the Broadlawn Manor Nursing Home in Amityville on Sept. 23, 2011. She was 98. More...

Opinion

Libya must move from Gadaffi’s legacy

There is an image from the war in Kuwait that speaks to the level of humanity we aspire to as freedom loving people. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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iToo will miss Steve Jobs

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UNAYO names Powersmith Home Energy Solutions Business of the Year

The United North Amityville Youth Organization (UNAYO) honored Powersmith Home Energy Solutions of Bay Shore with its ‘Business of the Year’ award Saturday, September 24. More...

After more than 100 years, Amityville Hose Co. #1 is moving into history

Since 1893, Hose Co. 1 of Amityville has been serving the community. More...

IN THE NEWS

Thomas Humphrey was installed as President of the Long Island Men’s Center by Jordan Wilson, President of Central Long Island NAACP recently. Photo by Joe L. Turner More...

Police offer tips for a safe Halloween

The Village of Amityville Police Department is urging parents to teach their children simple safety tips before they head out to “Trick or Treat” this Halloween by distributing AAA’s Halloween Activity Sheets and bookmarks. More...

 

Election

County Executive’s race—A sign of the times

Television commercials for Steve Bellone for County Executive have raised some interest beyond Bellone’s message that he’s cut taxes in the Town of Babylon. More...

Keeping it all in the family

Hoping to win a seat on the Babylon Town Board, one voter at a time, Republican candidate William “Matt” Groh is out walking neighborhood to neighborhood, street to street, door to door with his running mate, Conservative Tom (Coach) Garg More...

Longtime Republican: it’s worth the trip back

Babylon Town Republicans held a fundraiser last week at the Chateau La Mer in Lindenhurst. Making the trip from his Florida home was former Republican Town Chairman and committeeman Frank Aprea. More...

Schools/Sports

Copiague crowns homecoming King and Queen

Walter G. O’Connell Copiague High School crowned seniors Kevin Salas and Dana Randazzo to reign over this year’s Homecoming weekend. More...

Copiague HS and Middle School students competed in pentathlon race

Ahead of the class: Copiague MS and HS pentathlon winners honored Walter G. O’Connell Copiague High School and Copiague Middle School students. They competed in the annual pentathlon races to commemorate Physical Education and Sports Week. More...

Work of Amityville HS Artist Selected for NYSSBA Convention

Cindy Coffee’s artistic talents earned her a special honor this month. More...

Events & Calendar

St. John’s Church to host annual fair Nov. 3

St. John’s Lutheran Church, 36 East John St., Lindenhurst will hold its annual church fair, Thurs., Nov. 3, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Fri., Nov. 4, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. More...

St. Patrick’s Chinese auction November 5

St. Patrick’s Episcopal of Deer Park will hold its annual Chinese auction at the Deer Park Community Center, 41 Homer Ave., Deer Park, Nicolls Road, Sat., Nov. 5. The doors open 6 p.m. More...

Lighthouse ghost stories Oct. 29

The Fire Island Lighthouse Preservation Society will host a program on ghost stories and legends of Fire Island, Sat., Oct. 29, 7 p.m. on the lighthouse terrace. Listen to tales of eerie happenings along the Barrier Beach. More...

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