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October 23, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

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People/Social

Copiague Community Cares drug awareness walk at Tanner Park

Copiague Community Cares met on Sept. 23 to receive community input and insight enabling the coalition to identify target areas of concern in Copiague. More...

Looking for volunteers to present in-school programs on child welfare

Child Abuse Prevention Services (CAPS), Long Island’s leading organization dedicated to preventing child abuse and neglect, is looking for concerned adults to volunteer to train and present our acclaimed in-school programs on bullying, Internet More...

Long Island Men's Center honors Marcia Murray

Marcia J. Murray, a local business owner, was honored by the Long Island Men’s Center. She is a day care owner at Maimes Day Care on Williams Ave., Amityville. The award dinner was Sat., Oct. More...

Library

At Your Library This Week

Amityville Oak and John Streets 631-264-0567 •Conversational English will be offered Tuesdays, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. through December 10. Beginners are welcome. The program is offered for adults 18 and over. 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...

Two Christmas sales this weekend held by the Life Center of Long Island

Two Christmas sales will be held by the Life Center of Long Island. On sale will be gifts, ornaments, cards and advent calendars. The first will be held at the Life Center of Long Island offices, 35 East Willow St., Massapequa, Sat., Oct. More...

Good Shepherd Hospice workshops offer encouragement

Good Shepherd Hospice will host Coping with the Holidays, free workshops that offer encouragement, education and support to help individuals navigate grief during Thanksgiving, Christmas and other holidays. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Notice of Qualification ofPB 1012, LLC. Authorityfiled with NY Secy of State(SSNY) on 9/5/13. Officelocation: Suffolk County.LLC formed in Delaware(DE) on 5/24/13. SSNY isdesignated as agent of LLCupon whom process againstit may be served. More...

Weekend Events:

Friday, October 25 •Our Lady of the Assumption fundraiser mystery dinner 7 p.m. at Our Lady of the Assumption Church Rosary Altar Society, 1 Molloy St., Copiague. For tickets and information, call Terry at 631-789-4632. More...

ASD teachers honored for saving life of student

Two Amityville schoolteachers were honored for saving the life of a student who collapsed on a school field Sept. 16. More...

 

Election

Schaffer and Connors square off for supervisor’s post

Chris Connors knows he is running against a formidable candidate and that winning the election to become the next Babylon Town supervisor is a long shot. More...

McCaffrey and Dolan vie for 14th LD seat

One of Tom Dolan’s earliest memories is of sitting on his father’s shoulders at MacArthur Airport as presidential candidate Hubert Humphrey disembarked from a plane to campaign on Long Island. More...

SUFFOLK COUNTY LEGISLATURE

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Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

A “smorgas-dog” of news this week: First the facts behind a fallacy: Does the black spot on a dog’s tongue mean he’s a Chow mix because Chows have a trademark blue/black tongue? Nope. More...

Hot Laps

And, here are the 2013 annual Perricone Riverhead Raceway Awards. More...

Opinion

EDITORIAL

Give school board’s more busing discretion

Laws are designed to ensure and protect the public and to set a standard within a civilized society. Most of the time, they accomplish that. Sometimes, however, they don’t make sense and fly in the face of common sense. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS -

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PUBLIC COMMENTARY

Amityville Deputy Mayor Jessica Bernius responds to story, editorial

Dear Editor, 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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