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August 28, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Copiague fire chief's vehicle struck from behind on Route 110

A Copiague Fire Department ass’t. chief was riding north on Route 110 Mon., Aug 12 when his vehicle was struck from behind by another car at the intersection of Coolidge Avenue, North Amityville. More...

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Schools/Sports

Edmund W. Miles Middle School students have “Courageous Conversations” with their South African peers

Eight freshmen from Amityville’s Edmund W. Miles Middle School (EWMMS) experienced the opportunity of a lifetime this week when Dr. More...

Thursday night live at Walter G. O’Connell HS

It was a night of drama, as Sylvia Walsh’s advanced drama class at Walter G. O’Connell Copiague High School hosted its annual Drama Night. More...

Copiague MS inducts 47 into Honor Society

Forty-seven students were recognized in a special candlelighting ceremony on May 16 at Copiague Middle School, as the seventh- and eighth-graders were inducted into the National Junior Honor Society (NJHS). 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. THURSDAY, August 29 More...

Drawing and painting techniques taught at the BACCA fall art classes

Babylon Citizens Council on the Arts (BACCA) has scheduled its fall art classes. All classes meet at Babylon Town Hall Annex, room 15, 281 Phelps Ln., North Babylon. Class offerings follow. More...

September events brought to you by Sons of Italy Ladies Auxiliary

The Constantino Brumidi Sons of Italy Ladies Auxiliary has two events scheduled for the near future. More...

Opinion

EDITORIAL

Two stories seemingly unrelated point to the all-too-frequent instances of misguided priorities we sometimes have in this coun­try. More...

Mangano and Bellone: We need a Bipartisan Rebuilding strategy for LI

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

A Republican and a Democrat standing together these days is rare. Even though we are from different political parties, partisan politics could not have been further from our minds on Oct. 29, 2012 and in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. More...

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Residents challenge ZBA decision on Ceglio case

Say board erred in approving parent-child residence in accessory building

Five Amityville residents have filed a legal challenge against the Amityville Zoning Board of Appeals charging that the board’s decision to permit an accessory building on a single-family lot to be used as a separate residence was in error and not in More...

Wellington Villas approved for fewer senior units; residents oppose change

The owners of Wellington Estates Park Villas asked for, and received, permission from the Amityville Zoning Board of Appeals to reduce the number of apartments reserved for senior citizens at the complex from 40 to 28. More...

Weekend Events:

Friday, August 30 •Banjo Society meeting: 8 p.m. at the VFW Hall, 270 Trouville Rd., Copiague. Free admission. Listen, sing and dance to Banjo music. For information call 516-889-2184. Saturday, August 31 More...

 

People/Social

LOCAL SCHOLARS MAKE THE NEWS

•Alexandra Martin, of Amityville, was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Marist College, Poughkeepsie, New York. More...

Great South Bay Dance Studio celebrates first birthday

Young dancers and their instructors joined with Amityville Mayor James P. More...

Farmingdale State College to honor Dr. Gary “Doc” Brown at Fall Garden Party

Farmingdale State College will be honoring Dr. Gary “Doc” Brown at its Fall Garden Party on Sat., Sept. 7, 2013 from 2 to 6 p.m., in the Teaching Garden. Dr. Brown will be given Farmingdale’s Distinguished Service Award. More...

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Hot Laps

On a night when veteran modified drivers Wayne Anderson, Bill Park and the late Figure 8 chauffeur Joe Biondolillo, Jr. More...

Pets, Pets, Pets

Bacon-craving dogs go hog wild for Nestlé Purina Beggin’ Strips®. Yes, dogs love certain treats because they taste and smell delicious, but we all know dogs don’t have wallets. More...

Obituaries

William Andrew Gaskins Jr., Amityville resident, Amityville Memorial High School graduate, U.S. Army veteran

Funeral services for William Andrew Gaskins Jr., a lifelong resident of Amityville who died Aug. 6, 2013, were held Sun., Aug. 11 at Powell Funeral Home, 67 Broadway, Amityville from 6 to 9 p.m. He was 72 years old. More...

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Public Notices

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