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October 17, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Man arrested following incident at St. Martin's School

St. Martin of Tours School in Amityville went into lockdown following an incident involving a school lunch aide there last week. Police and other sources gave this account: More...

COMING UP THIS WEEKEND

Fri., October 19, 2012 •Dix Hills Performing Arts Center, Gemini Symphony Youth Orchestra with Eliot Fisk performing, 7:30 p.m. 305 North Service Rd., Dix Hills. For tickets ($20) and info., call box office at 631-656-2148. More...

Special Sections

Columnists - Free Access

Pets pets pets

I’ve come to the aid of many old dogs in “Pets,” but never defended an old house. Like dogs, dwellings such as the 18th century farmhouse at 527 Deer Park Avenue slated to be demolished, can’t speak for themselves. More...

Library

At Your Library

Amityville Oak and John Streets 631-264-0567 •The Library will offer GRASP – the GED Study at Home Program next on Mon., Nov. 5. More...

Obituaries

Jeannette Mallon, worked in Copiague for many years

by Carolyn James Jeannette Mallon got her first computer when she was 75 years old. Last November, at the age of 93, she told her daughter she had to buy a new one. More...

Rosie Marie Fair, Amityville resident and bus driver

Rosie Marie Fair, a longtime resident of Amityville who dedicated more than 20 years serving children in the community, died Sept. 19, 2012 in Danville, Virginia. She was 73 years old. Ms. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Notice is hereby given thatthe fiscal affairs of CopiagueUnion Free School Districtfor the period beginning onJuly 1, 2011 and ending onJune 30, 2012, have been examined by an independentpublic accountant, and thatthe report has been filed inthe Busi More...

Schaffer faces Gallo in race for Town supervisor

Schaffer vs. Gallo 2012

As Mark Gallo goes from door to door campaigning, he introduces himself and adds that he’s running for supervisor in the Town of Babylon. More...

Brick by brick . . .

Brunswick Hospital is a big part of the history of our Village, and the Amityville Historical Society is offering bricks that were part of that building as keepsakes. More...

Sweeney vs. Cureton in 12th Assembly District race

Longtime incumbent New York State Assemblyman Bob Sweeney faces a first-time candidate, Rashad Cureton, next month as both square off in the 12th Assembly District Nov. 6. More...

 

People/Social

Copiague Booster Club honors women in sports

To commemorate National Girls and Women in Sports Day, the Walter G. More...

Firefighters deliver safety advice to Copiague schools

“Stop, drop and roll,” is a famous slogan from firefighters, but recently the Copiague School district learned a lot more about fire safety. More...

Events & Calendar

Catholics celebrate Girl Scout 100th Birthday with Mass October 21

The Catholic Committee on Girl Scouting will present the Girl Scout 100th Birthday Mass, Sun., Oct. 21, 2 p.m. at St. Martin of Tours Church, 37 Union Ave., Amityville. More...

Ghost Stories at Fire Island Lighthouse Oct. 27

The Fire Island Lighthouse Preservation Society will offer ghost stories and legends of Fire Island, Sat., Oct. 27, 7 p.m. Listen to tales of eerie happenings along the Barrier Beach. Dress warmly and bring blankets and flashlights. More...

Dix Hills Performing Arts Center celebrates Fall Festival of Guitar through October 21

The Dix Hills Performing Arts Center will present The Seventh Annual Fall Festival of Guitar, tonight, Thurs., Oct. 18, through Sat., Oct. More...

Opinion

EDITORIAL

Stronger approach needed to shut down illegal massage parlors in our neighborhoods

The announcement last week that Nassau County Police found women they allege were working at a local massage parlor without valid New York State licenses and, more troubling, one who was charged with prostitution, raises the question once again about More...

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

The more Americans lean on government the more they forego their freedoms Dear Editor: More...

Poll

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