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August 22, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Celebrating Native American Culture in the Town of Babylon

The annual Paumanauke Pow Wow, a celebration of Native American art, culture and history, was held in Babylon Sat., Aug. 11 and Sun., August 12. More...

Mosaic of St. Rose of Lima gets permanent home after narrowly escaping demolition

Amidst the brick and mortar and rubble of an abandoned convent in Brooklyn or Manhattan (the exact location has already been lost to history) that was undergoing demolition, a mosaic stood out. More...

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Pets Pets Pets

Different day; different dog. Oh, if rescue work could be so simple! Then, each dog could be rehomed within a day or so. Unfortunately, this tempo is too upbeat because each case can be complex, and various situations overlap. More...

Events & Calendar

Amityville HS to induct 17 to Sports Hall of Fame

The 2012 Amityville Memorial High School (AMHS) Sports Hall of Fame dinner and induction ceremony will take place Fri., Oct. 26, at 7 p.m. in the AMHS gymnasium. More...

Meditation Center offers Labor Day programs

A Weekend of Light Labor Day holiday program will be held Fri., Aug. 31 to Sun., Sept. 3 with His Holiness Sant Rajinder Singh Ji Maharaj, world-renowned spiritual master and author. More...

Vendors needed for Auto Show and Swap Meet

The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation, in cooperation with the Fire Island Lighthouse Preservation Society, is pleased to announce the 11th Annual Auto Show and Swap Meet at Field #4 of Robert Moses State Park. More...

Opinion

EDITORIAL

Laws restricting where sexual offenders can live must be enforceable

Whenever something happens that shocks the human sense of decency, or shatters our abiding sense of security, it is natural to look at that incident, ask how and why it happened and then consider the ways in which to ensure it doesn’t happen ag More...

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Wearing character on their backs

The Park Avenue Memorial Elementary School (PAMES) Student Council were given a special project: design a school t-shirt that encompasses many of the characteristics of the students and staff. More...

Amityville band headlines the Vans Warped Tour '12

On Sat., July 21 in Uniondale, Nassau Coliseum held the annual Vans Warped Tour featuring local Amityville band Taking Back Sunday . More...

 

People/Social

St. Martin of Tours School students inducted into National Jr. Honor Society

On May 22, students from St. Martin of Tours School, Amityville, were inducted into the St. Catherine of Siena Chapter of the National Junior Honor Society at the end of the school year. More...

Barbara Lozier holds Amityville Woman’s Club final meeting as president

The recent meeting of the Amityville Woman’s Club was opened by President Barbara Lozier, who welcomed everyone to her final meeting as president. Meredith Bain led the salute to the flag followed by Joan Sutermeister saying grace. More...

Amityville Warrior basketball team honored with multiple awards

The Amityville Memorial High School (AMHS) Warriors varsity basketball team had another successful season. More...

Obituaries

Myra Schatz, longtime Copiague resident and Copiague school secretary

When Jerome Schatz was serving in the U.S. Navy, his ship was damaged and docked in San Francisco for repairs. He went to a USO dance where he met Myra Koskipaa, who worked with the U.S. Navy Bureau of Navy Personnel. More...

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Public Notices

Pursuant to Chapter 213,Article II of the BuildingZone Ordinance of theTown of Babylon, notice ishereby given that the Townof Babylon Zoning Board ofAppeals will hold a PublicHearing at Babylon TownHall, 200 East Sunrise Highway, North Lindenhurst,Ne More...

Poll

Was the the beheading of a woman in Moore, Oklahoma on Fri., Sept. 26 an act of terrorism on American soil, or an isolated incident involving a mentally deranged individual acting alone?












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