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February 20, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

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Schools/Sports

LOCAL SCHOLARS MAKE THE NEWS

•Wills Ohrnberger, of Amity Harbor, has been named to the dean’s list at Paul Smith’s College, Paul Smith’s New York for the fall 2012 semester. More...

Amityville High School principal named administrator of the year

Amityville Memorial High School (AMHS) Interim Principal Dr. Mary DeRose has been named the Western Suffolk Counselors’ Association Administrator of the Year. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pes pets pets

This is Zephyr began as a video essay on a college application. That’s all it was supposed to be. More...

Events & Calendar

This week’s Calendar of Events

The following is a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week. Readers should know that meetings are subject to change without notice. More...

Resources for Sandy victims at Copiague H.S.

Resources for Residents, a networking meeting for residents affected by Hurricane Sandy, will be offered Sat., Feb. 23, noon to 4 p.m. in the cafeteria of Copiague High School, 1100 Dixon Ave. More...

Insurance seminars at Tackapausha Feb. 22

Help will be offered to file Sandy-related claims Fri., Feb. 22, 6 to 7:45 p.m. and 8 to 9:45 p.m. at Tackapausha Nature Preserve, 2225 Washington Ave., Seaford. Price Law Group is holding insurance seminars. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF FORMATION, MJZ ConstructionL.L.C., Articles of Organization Filed with Secretary of State of New York(SSNY) on Oct. 19, 2012Office location: SuffolkCounty. SSNY designatedfor service of process. More...

Mayoral candidates talk Village taxes

In the 14 years that Mayor Peter T. Imbert has been in office, taxes increased from $14.05 per $100 of assessed value to $32.18, an average of 8 percent per year. More...

Screening of “Standing in the Shadows of Motown” at Babylon Public Library

The Babylon Village Arts Council (BVAC) will be continuing its Film Series at the Babylon Public Library, 24 South Carll Ave., beginning Tues., Feb. 26. 6:45 p.m. More...

 

People/Social

Amityville gets together at Bay Village Civic Association luncheon

Bay Village Civic Association President Joan Donnison graciously welcomed over 150 guests to the BVCA 6th annual luncheon held at the Riviera in Massapequa on Jan. 27. More...

Copiague students enjoy annual Senior to Senior Dinner

It was a night to remember as more than 300 local senior citizens gathered in the Walter G. O’Connell Copiague High School cafeteria to celebrate the annual Senior to Senior Dinner, hosted by the Class of 2013. More...

REMEMBERING

Hollywood Full Gospel Baptist Cathedral in Amityville and Bethel A.M.E. Church, Copiague, each held celebrations in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King’s birthday Jan. 21. More...

Library

At your library

Amityville Oak and John Streets 631-264-0567 •One-on-one Live-brary.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

Frank Joseph Holub, veteran, Amityville grad and Copiague educator

Frank Joseph Holub, a veteran and educator, died Fri., Jan. 25, 2013 at his home for the past nine years—The Fountains of Melbourne, Florida. More...

Opinion

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

GUEST EDITORIAL

Despite what some politicians would have us believe, public safety is a complicated issue

Attending local school board meetings over the past two months has made us keenly aware of the grave concern of parents, residents and school officials about school security. It has been the subject of almost every meeting we have attended. More...

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Amityville teachers ask for public support

No one wants to pay more taxes, no matter who they are and what they do for a living. Amityville school employees are no exception. 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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