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July 3, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Local Scholars

•Daniel Matthew Basil, of Amityville, received a bachelor of arts in history from Colgate University, Hamilton, New York. More...

Boy on minibike injured

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...

Two cars collide in Copiague

On Fri., June 8, five people were injured in a two-car head-on collision on Great Neck Road at Mazzini Avenue at about 9 p.m. Police and witnesses gave this account: A taxi traveling on Great Neck Road struck a pedestrian, seriously injuring him. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Congratulations CLASS OF 2012

Meybi AbarcaGabriella AcostaMarioly AdamesOdia AllenEmily AlmonteJosmery AlmonteDilara AltunerMichael AquinoKenneth ArrigaleJeyson AyalaLahvidia AyalaMattis AyalaRaleigh AyalaJose BalbuenaKaheim BaptisteCheryl BarholdSahina BarosyJason BatesWandy Bat More...

Copiague High School

Juan Jose NunezMichelle NunezPerla NunezSamuel NunezYisneiry NunezRobelkis Nunez-ColladoRobinson Nunez-ColladoOluwatobi OjeyemiBodhi O’NeilGustavo OrtegaGissela PachecoJahleel PageVanessa PandalesMarina PapadatosRonny PaulinoCristian PerdomoNic More...

Congratulations CLASS OF 2012

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Columnists - Free Access

Pets Pets Pets

Summer is road trip time so this week’s “Pets” will suggest some U. S. sight-seeing destinations destined to delight dog lovers. First, a word of advice from my teacher days. More...

Obituaries

Eleanor (Sue) Johnson, wife, mother and Grumman employee

Eleanor R. Johnson (Sue), a resident of Amityville and formerly of Massapequa, died June 20, 2012 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Bethpage. She was 97 years old. More...

Justin Seehof, 28, plumber

Justin Evan Seehof, a resident of Amityville, died suddenly June 19, 2012 in New York City. He was 28 years old. Mr. Seehof was born May 23, 1984 in New Hyde Park to John E. and Carol M. (Batby) Seehof. He was employed in the plumbing business. More...

Opinion

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

“How Little Do My Countrymen Know What Precious Blessings They ARe In Possession Of, And Wh ich No Other People On Earth Enjoy!” More...

EDITORIAL

Cheering from the sidelines is sometimes as important as being in the race

I decided two weeks ago to go into Manhattan and watch my two grandchildren as my daughter ran a marathon in Central Park. It was a chance to accomplish several things. First, and foremost, I got to see my grandchildren. More...

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Measure to teach CPR in high school is a life saver

Dear Editor: It is difficult to express my disappointment that the Assembly did not pass our CPR in Schools bill (S2491/A3980) to ensure that all students learn CPR before graduating from high school. More...

Officer Pam Slack sworn in as new APD sergeant

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Amityville Police Office Pam Slack was sworn in as sergeant as her parents stood by proudly and before an enthusiastic crowd June 25. More...

Rotarians honored

Amityville Rotarians Sonji-Crawford-Clark, left, and Linda Thompson, right, were recently recognized for their contributions to the Rotary Fund. Shown with them is Amityville Rotary President Rev. More...

Babylon man charged in DWI death of 18-year-old Copiague H.S. graduate

Brittney Walsh was doing all the right things. She had just graduated from high school with honors. She was an athlete. She was returning home from her job at K-Mart. She was preparing to attend York College in Pennsylvania in the fall. More...

APO stops drunk driver with two children in car

Suffolk County Police arrested a Massapequa man for driving while intoxicated after an Amityville police officer saw that two children were riding in the bed of the truck. More...

 

People/Social

Sweetbriar animals visit Copiague students

Why did the chicken cross the road? To visit Copiague students! More...

Amityville Boy Scout Troop 284 cleans up beach

On Sat., April 21, Copiague Boy Scout Troop 284, which is sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Copiague and the Amity Harbor and Civic Association, held a beach cleanup. More...

Kiwanis members Schad and Smith raise the roof

All morning on Sat., June 9 and 16, Kiwanis members Hal Schad, Kevin Smith, Chris Tomczyk and Chris’ son, Ryan, helped an elderly woman, Mary Buck, who lives in the Gildersleeve Trailer Park. More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

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Events & Calendar

A Midsummer Night’s Dream July 13, 14 and 15

The James Street Players, a non-profit community theater group, will perform A Midsummer Night’s Dream Fri., July 13, 8 p.m.; Sat., July 14, 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. and Sun., July 15, 3 p.m. Tickets are $15. More...

5K Run for breast cancer Aug. 18

Registration is underway for the second annual Hope Runs Here 5K breast cancer run/walk to be held Sat., Aug. 18, 8:30 a.m. at the Westfield Sunrise Property, One Sunrise Mall, Massapequa. More...

Suffolk Police offers driving safety course for teens

The Suffolk County Police Department is offering its “Crash Course in Crash Avoidance” for teens between the ages of 16 and 19. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of Formation ofMBM Worldwide LLC.Arts of Org. filed with NYSecy of State (SSNY) on5/2/12. Office location: Suffolk County. SSNY is designated as agent of LLC uponwhom process against itmay be served. More...

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