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September 4, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Weekend Events:

Friday, September 6 •POW/MIA Overnight Vigil: 12 noon at Babylon Town Hall Park, 200 E. Sunrise Hwy., Lindenhurst. For more info. Call 631-669-3931. More...

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Schools/Sports

Walter G. O’Connell Copaigue High School celebrates Senior Awards Night

It was a night of celebration to culminate years of hard work as Walter G. O’Connell Copiague High School held its annual Senior Awards Night. More...

Northeast Elementary welcomed guest readers to classrooms in the spirit of Love-a-Book Week

Students at Northeast Elementary School in Amityville welcomed guest readers from within the district and local community into their classrooms to participate in a group reading as part of their annual Love-a-Book Week. More...

Copiague Middle School students put their brainpower to the test

Thurs., March 14 marked the annual worldwide celebration of the mathematical constant pi. More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

Copiague50 Deauville Blvd.631-691-1111 AmityvilleOak and John Streets631-264-0567 More...

Obituaries

Barbara Ann Bornn, former resident of Copiague and department store employee, remembered for her compassion

When she was growing up, Pamela (Bornn) Osswald remembers how her mother Barbara Ann Bornn would always open her home to people and provide a place where they could find comfort, a warm bed or a hot meal. More...

Opinion

Miley Cyrus performance an insult to her audience

Okay, we know Miley Cyrus is all grown up, but her performance on the Video Music Awards last week wasn’t about being grown up; it was about lewd and indecent behavior. Worse, it was forced upon viewers, many who are teens and pre-teens. More...

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School Board member asks public to lobby for passage of school bus law

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Dear Editor: I congratulate NYS Senator Fuschillo for his fine effort and success in getting legislation passed in the Senate that will allow school districts to bus children on a case-by-case basis if local boards establish that a dangerous conditio More...

King talks issues and leaves door open for presidential run

by Ron Scaglia

It's a Sunday morning and Congressman Peter King is appearing on a national news program. More...

Amityville's Bernardo Batista honored by GSH

Good Samaritan Hospital’s August Samaritan of the Month was rehabilitation’s Bernardo Batista of Amityville. Batista joined Good Samaritan in 2006 as an orthotist. More...

 

People/Social

Melanie Rudnick of Amityville earns her MD

Melanie Jewel Rudnick, formerly of Amityville and a graduate of Amityville Memorial High School class of 2005, has graduated from New York Medical College, earning an MD in pediatrics. More...

Courtney Slack of Amityville receives Lipper Internship

Amityville resident Courtney L. Slack has been chosen to participate in the Lipper Internship Program at the Museum of Jewish Heritage – A Living Memorial to the Holocaust in Lower Manhattan. More...

Black History Month celebrated at Amityville Memorial High School

Amityville Memorial High School (AMHS) celebrated Black History Month with an assembly that allowed many students to display their talents. More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

The word “foster” comes from the Old English “fostrian” which means “to nourish or support.” By the 13th Century the definition had expanded to mean “to encourage or help grow.” Foster homes are essenti 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...

Calling all Catholic singers for St. Joseph’s Choir

St. Joseph’s Choir welcomes Catholic singers to join a community of like-minded Catholic voices. If you are age 14 or older you are invited to be part of the renowned St. Joseph’s Choir. More...

Darshan Mela Spiritual Festival to be held in Amityville

The Darshan Mela Spiritual Festival will be held Sun., Sept. 15, 1 to 5 p.m. at the Science of Spirituality Meditation Center, 79 County Line Rd., Amityville. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

NOTICE OF PUBLICHEARINGTOWN OF BABYLON -ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS Pursuant to Chapter 213,Article II of the BuildingZone Ordinance of theTown of Babylon, notice ishereby given that the Townof Babylon Zoning Board ofAppeals will hold a PublicHearing at More...









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