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November 16, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Who will be Bellone's temporary replacement until November, 2012?

Newly reelected S.C. Leg. Wayne Horsley (D-14th) was all smiles on election night. He won reelection with 68 percent of the vote and Democratic Town Supervisor Steve Bellone had just declared victory as Suffolk’s new County Executive. More...

Copiague named AP District of the Year

Superintendent Charles Leunig announced that the school district has been named by the College Board as AP District of the Year in the small district category. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

Editor’s Note: This week’s “Pets” was first published on 10/7/10 and is nominated in the newspaper article –health & general care category in the 2011 Cat Writers’ Association Communication Contest as is the 3/ More...

PETS FOR ADOPTION

Left, “Frankee” ~ eviction cat More...

Obituaries

Fred Bott, former longtime Copiague resident and retired Daily News salesman

Fred Bott, former longtime Copiague resident and retired Daily News salesman, died Sept. 27, 2011 at Florida Shores Assisted Living in New Smyrna Beach, Florida. He was 94. Born in Brooklyn, he served in the U.S. More...

Elsie M. Tassone, Copiague resident, Copiague Memorial Library employee

Elsie M. Tassone, a resident of Copiague and an employee with the Copiague Memorial Library, died Oct. 3, 2011 at Our Lady of Consolation Nursing Home. She was 81 years old. More...

NC Police Officer injured in accident in North Amityville

Police seeking driver who fled the scene

Posted Tues., Nov. 22- More...

Bellone elected next Suffolk County Executive

Babylon Town Supervisor Steve Bellone declared victory in the race for Suffolk County Executive to an adoring crowd at the IBEW building in Hauppauge. As he got to the podium they chanted: “Steve, Steve, Steve.” More...

Election Results, 2011

The Vote! Suffolk County 2011 Executive *Steve Bellone, D 130,607 57% Angie Carpenter, R 100,119 43% Suffolk C More...

Holiday Home Tour cancelled; other fundraisers planned

The annual Holiday Homes Tour, sponsored by the Amityville Junior League has been cancelled for 2011. More...

 

Schools/Sports

St. Martin’s students participate in Project C.A.R.E.

On Oct. 17 and 24, the Knights of Columbus sponsored a trip for the seventh-and eighth-grade students at St. Martin of Tours School, Amityville. The students went to the Long Island Home in Amityville to participate in Project C.A.R.E. More...

Library

At The Library

Copiague50 Deauville Blvd.631-691-1111 •A program entitled Myths and Facts of Diabetes will be held tonight, Wed., Nov. 16, 7 to 8 p.m. The program will be directed by Lucille Hughes, director of diabetes services at St. More...

Events & Calendar

This week’s Calendar of Events

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. More...

Men’s Center of Long Island to host fundraiser Dec. 4

The Men’s Center of Long Island is hosting its annual fundraiser Dec. 4. This year’s theme is “Supporting Social Justice through Equality.” The event will be held at Verdi’s, 680 Old Country Rd., Westbury, 6 to 10 p.m. More...

Wine and cheese social and fundraiser Nov. 20

A Thanks-For-Giving-Benefit wine and cheese social and fundraiser will be held for the Opening Word Program, Sun., Nov. 20, 5 to 7 p.m. The program is for women learning to speak English. The benefit will be held at the Sisters of St. More...

Opinion

All candidates deserve vote of support

The people have voted and the results are in. Those elected to office now have to put into action the promises and practices they outlined during their campaigns and hold with respect the mandate that the people have given them. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

— by Kevin Eastwood
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It’s the power hungry, not the rich, that Americans should challenge

Dear Editor: I grew up during hard times in the 1930s. I was born in 1931 the first of 16 children. Our mother kept us and our home spotlessly clean in spite of living in a railroad flat in Brooklyn, which was infested with roaches and bedbugs. More...

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