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July 10, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Copiague Public Schools offer Summer Food Program

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

Amityville woman seriously injured in house fire; cause under investigation

Amityville resident Nancy Walsh, whose home on Prospect Street was destroyed by a fastmoving fire July 1, is reported to be recovering at Stony Brook Hospital from the serious injuries she sustained in that blaze. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

A night of honor for the Walter G. O’Connell Copiague High School athletes

Student-athletes from Walter G. O’Connell Copiague High School were honored at the school’s Spring Sports Awards Night on May 20. More...

Local scholars make the news....

•Bianca Rom, of Amityville, has been named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Roger Williams University, Bristol, Rhode Island. She is an international business major. More...

Park Avenue students run, twist and dunk at Field Day

Fourth-grade students at Amityville’s Park Avenue Memorial Elementary School participated in their annual Field Day as part of their endof year activities. 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...

Adrian Benn and Dana Dexter named Heckscher Museum’s Long Island’s Best: Young Artists

Two students from Amityville High School were accepted into the prestigious Heckscher Museum’s Long Island’s Best: Young Artists at the Heckscher Museum 2013. Adrian Benn, a senior, entered a sculpture. More...

100-family garage sale planned for July 21

Temple Sinai of Massapequa and Amityville will hold its 100-family garage sale, Sun., July 21, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The $6 per bag sale will start at 2 p.m. Items for sale include gently-used clothing, shoes, bags, jewelry and much more. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices Your right to know

Notice of Sale SupremeCourt Suffolk CountyWells Fargo Bank, NationalAssociation as Trustee forSABR 2004-OP1 MortgagePass-Through Certificates,Series 2004-OP1, Vs. Ginette Laviolette, et. More...

Amityville Zoning Board gives some homeowners okay to raise their homes above Village limits

With insurance money starting to be released to flood-stricken homeowners, plans for rebuilding and elevating homes along Amityville’s shoreline are underway in earnest. More...

BACCA Art Show winners announced

BACCA hosted its 24th Annual Judged Art Show reception on Friday night June 7, 2013 at Old Town Hall in Babylon Village despite torrential rains that blanketed the region. More...

Soldier Ride coming to Babylon Friday, July 19

On Fri., July 19, the Annual Soldier Ride in Babylon will be held.The event starts at Babylon Town Hall, 200 East Sunrise Highway, Lindenhurst where the soldiers, their supporters and other participants will gather for the kickoff.The event helps to More...

 

People/Social

John Siemer of Amityville honored with Cadet Appointment Scholarship

NYS Sen. Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. recently congratulated Amityville resident John Siemer for being selected to receive a Cadet Appointment Scholarship from SUNY Maritime College. More...

Free dental care by Babylon Dental Care

On July 14, Dr. Clifford Brown, Dr. Stephen Peck, Dr. Harold Gaynes and the team of dental professionals at Babylon Dental Care will be spreading smiles across West Babylon. More...

Chrysanthemum Workshop underway

Every month from July to October, members of the Long Island Chrysanthemum Society, under the direction of John Capobianco, demonstrate techniques appropriate for development of outstanding exhibition chrysanthemums. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Hot Laps

The Whelen Modified Tour made its annual appearance at Riverhead Raceway on Sat., June 29, 2013, bringing with it the usual drama and excitement, as well as some unexpected twists of fate. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

It’s hard to believe this week marks 10 years since the SPCA seizure of 33 small hoarder dogs and 10 cats from a Greene Avenue home in Lindenhurst. It seems like yesterday. After the raid came a media blitz, treatment triage at Babylon More...

Obituaries

Anthony Forgione, 48, police officer and United States Air Force veteran

Anthony C. Forgione, a resident of North Carolina and the son of longtime Amityville residents Louis and Irene Forgione, died suddenly of a heart attack June 12, 2013. He was 48 years old. Mr. Forgione was born Nov. 29, 1964 in Bay Shore. More...

Opinion

Let’s help flood-stricken residents get back in their homes

EDITORIAL

As our top story this week outlines, many residents are now moving forward to repair and elevate their homes as insurance money and other funds are coming in. More...

Ride, wave or cheer our veterans on, but get out there!

The Wounded Warrior ride, which raises funds to help our injured and disabled veterans and their families, is coming into Babylon again this year. The event takes place beginning at 9 a.m. on Fri., July 19. More...

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