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Concert celebrates 100th birthday of composer Benjamin Britten who lived in Amityville

The Adelphi Distinguished Faculty in Concert Britten Celebration was held last month to recognize the works of Benjamin Britten, an accomplished English composer, conductor and pianist who lived in Amityville from 1939 to 1941. More...

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Schools/Sports

• AMITYVILLE HOMECOMING •

Celebration and a Warrior Victory on Homecoming Weekend

The Amityville community was out in full force for Homecoming 2013. Following a spirited pep rally celebration for students and staff held in the Amityville Memorial High School gymnasium on Thursday, Oct. More...

• COPIAGUE HOMECOMING •

Throughout the week of Oct. 15, Eagle pride soared through the halls of Walter G. O’Connell Copiague High School as students, staff and administrators prepared for Homecoming 2013. More...

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Pets, Pets, Pets

We are going to celebrate two Last Hope Animal Rescue cat teams this week- one is a caring medical team that helped many feral cats; the other is an adorable feline football team that will be featured on TV during Super Bowl Sunday. More...

Obituaries

Harold Ahlsen, longtime Amityville resident, attended Amityville schools, WWII veteran

Harold Ahlsen, a former longtime resident of Amityville and graduate of Amityville Schools, died Oct. 21, 2013 at the Maine Veterans Home in Scarborough, Maine. He was 90 years old and a resident of Cape Elizabeth, Maine since 1956. More...

Opinion

Winners for simply taking on the challenge

EDITORIAL

As we write this editorial, Election Day is less than 24 hours away, and the outcome somewhere in the future. More...

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A judgment on intelligence

PUBLIC COMMENTARY:

Despite everything you’ve gleaned from spy novels and movies, the most important raw material for a successful intelligence service isn’t information; it’s judgment. More...

Town to hold budget hearing tomorrow

The Town of Babylon is presenting its annual budget at a public hearing Thurs., Nov. 7. More...

VFW hosting Veterans Day Parade Monday

The Amityville VFW Post 7223 will be hosting the Veterans Day Parade on Nov. 11, 2013. The parade will start at the VFW Post, 300 Broadway at 10 a.m. The parade will continue south on Broadway to the Gazebo, where the ceremony will begin at 11 a.m. More...

Local business vying for Chase grant; local support needed

Darlings & Divas of Amityville, a local party venue and boutique for girls, has applied for a $250,000 grant from Chase as part of a newly launched program, Mission Main StreetSM Grants. More...

Weekend Events:

Friday, November 8 •Veterans Day Drive will be held. Stop by the children’s department and make a card and/or donate toiletries and non-perishables to those serving overseas. Farmingdale Library, 166 Merritts Road, 516-249-9090. More...

 

People/Social

BACCA honors Martinez

The Babylon Citizens Council on the Arts held its annual Harvest Moon Gala presenting Sen. Owen H. Johnson with the Lifetime Arts Achievement Award to Babylon Town Councilman Antonio A. Martinez. The event was held Oct. 17. More...

Richard Schaffer thanks Sandy volunteers

BabylonTownSupervisor Richard Schaffer unveiled a plaque honoring the efforts of First Responders and volunteers in the Town in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. The event was held at Tanner Park in Copiague, Oct. 26. More...

Amityville’s “Sweet” Apple Fest 2013

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Events & Calendar

Good Samaritan Hospital free bereavement seminar

Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center, in conjunction with Good Shepherd Hospice, will host Bridge to Hope: Coping with the Holidays for Adults — a free educational seminar offering strategies to cope with the loss of a loved one at Thanksgivi More...

Voluntee rs wanted

Our Lady of Consolation, a 450-bed nursing and rehabilitative care center located at 111 Beach Dr., West Islip, currently seeks compass ionate individuals willing to volunteer their time as transporters, eucharistic ministers, office assistants, recr More...

Stay warm indoors with BACCA winter sessions

The Babylon Citizens Council on the Arts (BACCA), serving the Town of Babylon, announced the formation of its winter session art classes. All classes meet at Babylon Town Hall Annex, Room 15, 281 Phelps Ln.,. North Babylon. More...

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Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of Formation of ThePaler Family Limited Partnership. Cert. of LimitedPartnership filed with NYSecy of State (SSNY) on12/27/12. Office location:Suffolk County. SSNY isdesignated as agent of LPupon whom process againstit may be served. More...

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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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