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December 18, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Tax Reciever DiSomma announces first-half taxes are now due

Babylon Town Tax Receiver Corinne DiSomma stated that 2013/2014 first-half taxes are due and payable in her office at 200 East Sunrise Hwy., Lindenhurst on or before Fri., Jan. 10, 2014. Full payments will also be accepted at this time. More...

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Schools/Sports

Copiague Middle School makes cards of thanks for Long Island Veterans Home

Working together to spread cheer and goodwill in time for the Thanks giving holiday, members of the Copiague Middle School Student Council, along with their adviser Stephanie Colagiacomo, created special cards to be delivered to the Long Island State More...

Copiague Schools host Road to College initiative

As an extension of its Road to College initiative, on Oct. 28 the Copiague School District hosted an evening college and community service for students and parents in grades six to 12. More...

Winners announced for Walter G. O’Connell’s Golden Eagle Award

To award its athletically and academically inclined students, Walter G. O’Connell Copiague High School created the Golden Eagle Award. More...

Obituaries

John P. Akalski, Amityville resident, at 58 years old

John P. Akalski, a longtime resident of Amityville, died Aug. 10, 2013 at the Hospice Inn in Melville following an 18-month valiant battle with cancer. More...

Sister Virginia Maguire of the Sisters of St. Dominic, Amityville

Sister Virginia Maguire of the Sisters of St. Dominic, Amityville, died Dec. 5, 2013. She was 71 years old and had served for 53 years.  More...

Vincent Cardozo, master chef, 48, of Amityville and Mastic Beach

Vincent Paul Cardozo, the son of Paula and Vincent Cardozo of Amityville, died suddenly on Dec. 14, 2013, due to complications of pneumonia. He was 48 years old.  More...

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Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of Qualification of All Bearing Solutions, LLC. Authority filed with NY Secy of State (SSNY) on 11/5/13. Office location: Suffolk County. LLC formed in California (CA) on 3/14/13. More...

Search for missing Amityville child ends on happy note

A four-year-old Amityville child, missing for almost an hour, was discovered safe in his home fast asleep behind some pillows and bolsters on a bed in a second floor bedroom.  More...

Amityville recognizes longtime employee Superintendent Bruce Hopper

The Amityville Village Board recognized Superintendent of Highways Bruce Hopper on 25 years of service to the Village.  More...

Weekend Events:

Friday, December 20   •North Babylon Youth Center Chinese Auction at 6 p.m. the youth center is located at 213 Phelps Lane., North Babylon. Admission is $5 and includes 25 tickets. More...

 

People/Social

Lindenhurst resident Patti Moser receives “Seven Seals Award”

At a recent ceremony held at the US Army National Guard and Naval Reserve Center in Farmingdale, Lindenhurst resident Patti Moser, a routing coordinator for Educational Bus Transportation, Copiague, received the prestigious Seven Seals Award from ESG More...

Historical Society holds Christmas party

The merriment of Christmas was celebrated at the Amityville Historical Society’s annual Christmas party on Sun., Dec. 8. Photo by Ken Lang   More...

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

How many cats can brag that their face and whiskers have graced the huge NASDAQ marquee in Times Square? How many kitties can say they were invited to the stock market closing bell? More...

Library

At Your Library This Week:

Amityville Oak and John Streets 631-264-0567   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, December 19 •Amityville Rotary weekly meeting: 8 a.m. More...

Handbell choir at First United Jan. 5

The First United Methodist Church of Amityville will present a holiday concert Sun., Jan. 5, 2014, 3 p.m. featuring the handbell choirs of the church. The choirs are directed by Robyn Hyland. A free-will offering is suggested. More...

Treasurer Carpenter announces 2013-14 Real Property Tax bills mailed

Suffolk County Treasurer Angie Carpenter reminds all property owners that if you have not received your 2013-2013 Real Property Tax Statement, you are still responsible for its payment. More...

Opinion

Some non-Christmas things that need your attention

We know it is a very busy time of the year and that it is easy to forget to do things, even important things. So we want to remind residents about two very important items that need your attention now.  More...

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GUEST EDITORIAL: The invisible casualities of a flawed tax proposal

Regrettably, New Yorkers are no strangers to extraordinary taxes. Legislators at all echelons of our state and local governments routinely escalate current levies and construct new ones to fill budget gaps or finance new spending programs.  More...













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