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January 30, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

NAFCO to hold Chinese auction

The North Amityville Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary will hold a Chinese auction, Fri., Feb. 22 with the doors opening at 6:30 p.m. The entry fee is $6 and includes one sheet of tickets and door prizes. Additional raffles will be sold. More...

What you don’t know about Valentine’s Day

Each year, millions of Americans celebrate Valentine’s Day, a day of love. But few know the origins of the holiday, nor the extent to which it has become such a longheld tradition. More...

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Schools/Sports

St. Martin Elementary students use iPads in class

Mrs. Buono and Mrs. Reyes’ fourth-grade students from St. Martin of Tours, Amityville, engaged in an interactive activity using iPads in the classroom. More...

Amityville Woman’s Club hosts annual holiday luncheon

The Amityville Woman’s Club held its annual Christmas luncheon, Dec. 13 at The Riviera in Massapequa. Sue Bruno, first vice president was the hostess. President Melanie Doerner welcomed more than 90 ladies. More...

Learning Lincoln at Amityville HS

As a supplement to their studies on Abraham Lincoln, approximately 200 social studies students at Amityville Memorial High School (AMHS) recently viewed Steven Spielberg’s new movie entitled Lincoln which is based in part on Doris Kearns Goodwi More...

Events & Calendar

Free blood pressure screening at West Islip Library

Our Lady of Consolation Nursing & Rehabilitative Care Center will offer free blood pressure screenings at the West Islip Public Library, 3 Higbie Lane, West Islip, on the first Wednesday of each month from 2 to 3 p.m. More...

Free Irish classes begin February 6

For 25 years the volunteers at the Gerry Tobin Irish Language School have been providing free classes to all interested in Irish language. On Feb. More...

SCPD “NIXLE” program provides emergency notifications

S.C. Leg. Steve Stern (D-Huntington) 16th L.D. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF PUBLICHEARINGTOWN OF BABYLON -ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS 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 More...

Amityville remembers music teacher John "Chris" LaMarca

Amityville Memorial High School’s auditorium was abuzz with the sounds of jazz and different genres of music as current students, alumni and fellow musicians and colleagues gathered to honor the memory of John “Chris” LaMarca, the l More...

Maisel to be inducted into National Wrestling Hall of Fame

Former Amityville Memorial High School wrestling coach Norman Maisel will be inducted into the National Wrestling Hall of Fame, Fri., April 19 at the Villa Lombardi. More...

 

People/Social

Kayla Parks and David Cooper of Amityville announce their engagement

Kayla Parks and David Cooper, both Amityville natives, have announced their engagement. They became engaged on Thanksgiving right after blowing out the candles on her birthday cake. More...

Copiague Middle School holds performance of Once Upon a Mattress

Copiague Middle School recently performed Once Upon a Mattress under the direction of Marc Levenson and with the assistance of Walter G. O’Connell Copiague High School interns. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets pets pets

Time-Sensitive Message… We interrupt this week’s regularly scheduled column to ask you to VOTE for “Sisu.” Remember Jin Jin? More...

Library

At your library

Amityville Oak and John Streets 631-264-0567 •One-on-one Livebrary.com eBooks and eAudiobooks download help will be available Saturdays, 3 to 3:45 p.m. or 4 to 4:45 p.m. Registration is required. More...

Obituaries

Sharon A. Healy, Amityville resident, salesperson

Even as she lay dying, Sharon A. Healy thought not of herself, but of others. More...

Opinion

EDITORIAL

Clinton’s show of anger and outrage was misplaced and unconvincing

Few statements made by politicians make our blood boil. Like many, we understand the world of partisan politics and have worked to separate what is fact from what is frivolous. As citizens of a free country, we all have that obligation. More...

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Eastwood nailed it! Dear Editor: Eastwood’s cartoon (Jan. 16) of an armed Statue of Liberty hit the nail on the head. Way to go. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS—

Kevin Eastwood
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