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June 26, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

AFD hosting tournament event this weekend

The Amityville Fire Department is hosting a day of old fashioned competitive drill races at the Amityville Beach, Sat., June. 29, beginning at 1 p.m. More...

Celebrate Israel Parade renews pride

Enthusiasm reigned for participants from Temple Sinai of Massapequa and Amityville and 35,000 other marchers for this year’s Celebrate Israel Parade on June 2. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Rain or shine, St. Martin's field day is loads of fun

Rain didn’t damperfield day for St. Martin of Tours students. Grades four and five had a fun-filled day in the gym playing, running relay races, Newcomb, egg and spoon, volleyball and much more! Mr. More...

Local high schoolers win college scholarships

The North Amityville Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary congratulated the winners of its third annual college scholarship. Each recipient received a cash scholarship of $500. 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...

Former Mafia leader tells his story

Michael Franzese, former Mafia leader, will give a presentation at Faith Tabernacle, 529 Sunrise Hwy., West Babylon, Sun., June 30, 11 a.m. The church is on the north side of Sunrise Highway service road, Exit 38. More...

Grab your stompin' boots, its the L.I. Blue Grass Fest

The Babylon Citizens Council on the Arts (BACCA) and the Town of Babylon will present The Long Island Bluegrass Festival, Sat., Aug. 17, noon to 7 p.m. at Tanner Park, 123 Kerrigan Rd., Copiague, rain or shine. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of Qualification ofLido Retail LLC. Authorityfiled with NY Secy of State(SSNY) on 5/9/13. Officelocation: Suffolk County.LLC formed in Delaware(DE) on 5/1/13. SSNY isdesignated as agent of LLCupon whom process againstit may be served. More...

Babylon sets hearing on new anti-bamboo law; education the key, says Supervisor Rich Schaffer

A public hearing to outline a proposed law dramatically curtailing the proliferation of bamboo in the Town of Babylon will be held July 16. Babylon’s proposal comes following the enactment of similar laws in other local Towns and Villages. More...

Kiwanis Club of Amityville recognizes six AMHS grads with Achievement Award checks

At its June 13 meeting at Villa Avonzo, the Kiwanis Club of Amityville proudly handed out Achievement Award checks to six high school graduates.These students were selected for their outstanding community service, school participation and academic ac More...

Copiague Public schools offer summer food program

The Copiague Public Schools announced its participation in the Summer Food Ser vice Program (SFSP). Meals will be provided to all children 18 years and under without charge. More...

Amityville farmer's market starts July 6

The Bay Village Civic Association is sponsoring a farmers’ market, Saturdays, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. from July 6 through Oct. 26 at the 9/11 Memorial parking lot, east side of Route 110, south of the LIRR train trestle. More...

 

People/Social

Congratulations CLASS OF 2013

Copiague Graduates

Seifullah Abdul-MalikAdonis AdamesDigmary AguileraJohnathan AitchesonCaitlin AlfanoJahlil AllenEdinson AlmanzarNicole AlvarezGenesis AndiaAshley AptackerAngel AracenaDerek ArciniegasNaun Jonathan ArguetaAshley ArquerAndersson AvilesDaniel BalmerTodd More...

Copiague & aMiTYViLLe High School

Amityville Graduates

Jazmine Kristina AlexanderTyrel Lennox AllicockEduardo Josue AlvaradoBrianna Kiandra AlvarezO’Neil Dashawn ArmstrongTy Unique ArmstrongYaneli Baez TavarezYinet Baez TavarezDarius Dashawn BakerVaneshia K. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

We all know that timing, even seconds, can be the difference between life and death. This Good Samaritan was already late for work. More...

Obituaries

Pamela Louise Hunt, Copiague resident, bank employee

Pamela Louise Hunt, a resident of Copiague, died May 7, 2013 after a long battle with breast cancer. Despite her long and difficult illness, it was her faith and her love of family that helped her through. More...

Alphonso R. Frazier, former Amityville resident, served in U.S. Air Force, carpenter

Alphonso R. Frazier, a former resident of Amityville, died June 5, 2013 at the Veteran’s Hospital in Northport. He was 75 years old and of late had been a resident of East Meadow. Mr. Frazier was born Sept. More...

Opinion

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

by Kevin Eastwood
Full Story

A degree of responsibility

This Editorial is rerun from June 15, 2011

With the final week of classes underway, graduations looming and a long, hopefully warm and sunny summer ahead of us, there is great anticipation in the air. More...

Police seat belt crackdown underway

Local police continue to monitor drivers for seat belt violations and are prepared to hand out tickets for violators. So, a word to the wise, use your seatbelt. It might just save you not only cash, but also your life. 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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