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August 7, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Weekend Events:

Friday, August 9 •East Brentwood Fire Dept. Carnival located at 26 Fulton Street from Thursday Aug. 8 to Sunday Aug. 11. There will be Rides, Games, Food and Fun. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

St. Martin 2nd-grade students make Holy Communion

The second-graders from St. Martin of Tours, Amityville are shown, af te r they celebrated receiving their First Holy Communion. More...

Copiague School District elementary TAG program gives back to the community

Eight months after Superstorm Sandy devastated areas of Long Island, including portions of the Copiague School District community, residents are still trying to build back their lives and homes. More...

Edmund W. Miles MS students in Amityville get tails wagging for reading

Students at Edmund W. Miles Middles School ( EWMMS) in Amityville participated in Dog Tales 2 Literacy Night, a program that partners students and their families with therapy dogs from Bideawee, a leading pet welfare organization on Long Island. More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

Copiague50 Deauville Blvd.631-691-1111 •The Copiague Library has scheduled a trip to see the Mets versus the Tigers, Sat., 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...

Tax Grievance Deadline Aug. 19

County Clerk Judith Pascale reminds Babylon residents who filed unsuccessful real property assessment grievances that they may file a Small Claims Assessment Review Petition (SCARP) to appeal the decision by the Aug. 19 deadline. More...

Women share their tips on business Aug. 26

Town of Babylon Supervisor Rich Schaffer and the Department of Human Services will present Women in Business. Local women business owners will share tips on how to start your own business. The forum will be held Mon., Aug. 26, 5:30 to 7 p.m. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OFFORMATIONOF LIMITED LIABILITYCOMPANYNAME: VANNOSTRAND ANDMARTIN COLONIALVILLAGE, LLCArticles of Organizationwere filed with the Secretary of State of New York(SSNY) on 5/21/13. More...

Winning the battle on Long Island against the Asian long-horned beetle

It’s August - time to begin to get the kids ready for back to school; time to schedule that late-summer getaway or your Labor Day barbecue. More...

How to fight back against the beetle

Here’s how you can help save local trees from the blight of the Asian long-horned beetle: •Look for the telltale signs of the beetle. More...

 

People/Social

Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Bura & Mr. and Mrs. George Geyer announce marriage of their children

Mr. and Mrs. William Bura of Amityville announced the marriage of their son Daniel to Stacey Geyer, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. George Geyer of Amity Harbor. More...

• IN THE NEWS •

Through the efforts of the Junior League of Amityville, other local organizations, businesses and personal contributions, a new playground was installed at the Amityville Village Beach. More...

Hearts were warmed at BVAC’S Cocktail Party

Members and friends of the Bay Village Civic Association toasted summer on Tues., July 9. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Hot Laps

The racing was once again competitive in all divisions at Riverhead Raceway on July 27, 2013. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

No matter how many times we stress that a stray dog belongs in the LI municipal shelter in the Town where found, or at the very least the shelter be notified and the dog scanned for a microchip, to maximize the owner’s chance of recovering a be More...

Obituaries

Thomas Carter, Nassau County corrections officer, at 54

by Carolyn James When Thomas Carter met Vickie D’Andrea there was an immediate attraction and he gave her a lucky quarter. She carries that with her to this day as a source of comfort and to remember her husband who had a gift for life. More...

Opinion

Important lessons for this year’s college-bound students

Over the next several weeks, hundreds of thousands of young men and women across the country will be preparing to make the rite of passage to adulthood—they will be heading off to college. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS -

Full Story

FairTax code is best assurance of a strong US

Dear Editor: More...

Poll

Should President Barack Obama grant amnesty to illegal immigrants through a Presidential executive order?












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