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June 20, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Copiague Vamps battle two fires

Tuesday June 18, 2012 The Copiague Fire Department responded to a fire at Cafe Rio Pizzeria, which is not open for business, at 11 a.m.. Units arrived to find a fire in the kitchen area that did substantial damage to it. More...

Local girl wins writing contest

Susannah Karp, 12, an Amityville resident, was recently honored with a certificate and a $50 Visa gift card from Genser Dubow Genser & Cona (GDGC), an elder law firm in Melville, for her winning essay on “What America Means to Me.” GD More...

Amity's Head Start holds parenting worships for dads

The Amityville Head Start program includes in its mission the opportunities for fathers to get together and discuss the importance of parenting and spending time with their children. More...

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Columnists - Free Access

Pets Pets Pets

Just when we think we’ve seen all existing memorabilia about Westminster Kennel Club (WKC) in Babylon, something new surfaces. More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

Amityville Oak and John Streets 631-264-0567 More...

Events & Calendar

Free prostate cancer screening program to be offered in Copiague June 28

Senator Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick), in conjunction with the Integrated Medical Foundation, will be sponsoring a free prostate cancer screening program in Copiague.The free screening program will be held Thurs., June 28,3:30 to 5:30 p.m. More...

BOCES offers young artists dramatic workshops this summer

Nassau and Suffolk County students interested in performance or visual arts can register now for the Nassau BOCES Long Island High School for the Arts (LIHSA) Summer Arts Academy. More...

Our Lady of Consolation offers smoking cessation classes

Beginning July 11, Our Lady of Consolation, in conjunction with the Suffolk County Department of Health, will be offering smoking cessation classes. These classes are being offered to all members of the community at no cost. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

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BUSH PROPERTYMANAGEMENT, L LCArts. of Org. filed with theSSNY on 4/ 24/12. Officelocation: Suffolk County.SSNY is designated as agentupon whom process againstthe LLC may be served.SSNY shall mail process to:The LLC, P.O. Box 442, Copiague, NY11726. More...

Breaking News - 6/25/2012 5:42 PM

Amityville youth serioulsy injured on mini bike

An Amityville teen was struck and seriously injured while riding a mini dirt bike yesterday. Suffolk County Police First Squad detectives gave this account: More...

Breaking News - 6/22/2012 3:04 PM

Town awards new "cost saving" garbage contract

Bay Shore firm to replace BSSI

The Babylon Town Board voted unanimously today to award the residential garbage collection to Jody Enterprises of Babylon Inc., (JEB), a Bay Shore firm. The move ends the 25-year relationship the Town had with Babylon Source Separation Inc., (BSSI). More...

COMING UP THIS WEEKEND

Friday, June 22, 2012 •Open Mic Performing Artists program by BACCA 7:30 p.m. at Performing Arts Center, 149 N. Wellwood Ave., Lindenhurst. Admission $10. For info., call 631-587-3696. More...

Former Met, Yankee Dwight Gooden visits Long Island, is a hit as he signs autographs

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Met fans and Yankee fans may not agree on everything, but both can say that Dwight “Doc” Gooden was a great baseball player. More...

Copiague man charged in bank robberies

Suffolk County Police arrested a Copiague man Mon., June 4, for robbing two banks and attempting to steal money from two other banks in Suffolk County. More...

 

People/Social

Sunshine Preschool in Copiague celebrates Earth Day

Shown with a table of earth crafts, the preschoolers at the Sunshine Preschool celebrate Earth Day. The Sunshine Preschool, part of the Copiague Christian Academy, is located at 2675 Great Neck Road, Copiague. More...

Safe boating courses offered

United States Power Squadrons® - Great South Bay will offer America’s Boating Course beginning Thurs., July 12, 7:30 p.m. The course will be held at Brookwood Hall, 50 Irish Ln., East Islip. The cost is $75. More...

North Amityville Veterans Memorial Park Dedication

A new irrigation system, new flagpole and flag, new signs, plantings and walkways were installed at the North Amityville Veterans Memorial Park, which was recently dedicated. More...

Obituaries

Frank Zieris, army veteran and former American Legion Commander

Lorraine Haddon’s parents owned and operated a candy store in Massapequa Park. It was there that she met her sweetheart, the love of her life, Frank J. Zieris who would later become her husband. More...

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Great job Rotarians

Congratulations to the Amityville Rotary Club, which hosted its annual Gift of Life Gala last week. While the turnout was less than in previous years, the event was a fun-filled evening thanks to so many volunteers and generous donors. More...

Madonna is a disgrace

Shame on Madonna for embarrasing Americans with her insulting and trashy display in Turkey. She is not representative of what most Americans are about nor of our sense of decency. More...

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












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